This Week's Highlight

Boston 25 News Zip Trip highlights the best of Marlborough »

By Bonnie Adams, Managing Editor Marlborough – Hundreds of residents of all ages gathered on an unseasonably chilly morning July 14 at Ward Park as television station Boston

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Northborough Senior Center director shares success with Board of Selectmen »

10:55 pm | Northborough – Kelly Burke, director of the Northborough Senior Center, appeared before the Board of Selectmen at its July…

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Northborough fire chief introduces newest firefighter/paramedic to selectmen »

10:45 pm | Northborough – Northborough Fire Chief David Parenti introduced his newest hire, Joel Rosenkrantz, to the Board of Selectmen at…

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Northborough family delivers joy to sick children at UMass hospital »

03:52 pm | Northborough - It was Christmas in July for the patients of the UMass Memorial Children’s Medical Center in Worcester.…

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Grafton woman cited in Westborough bike accident »

09:36 am | Westborough – Police Chief Alan Gordon released this statement this morning: The accident from July 5th involving a bicyclist…

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Local News

Ewing and Pacific join Get in Shape for Women »

04:08 pm | Region – The Northborough and Westborough franchises of Get in Shape for Women have announced that personal trainers Kevin Ewing…

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Clare M. Stein, 85, of Westborough »

10:42 am | Westborough – Clare M. (Reardon) Stein, of Westborough, passed away peacefully with family Sunday, July 16, 2017 at the age…

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Westborough police log, July 21 edition »

08:00 am | Westborough Monday, July 10 8:56 a.m. Denfield Dr. Well-being check. 10:23 a.m. Maynard/Fisher Sts. Traffic/motor vehicle. 10:41 a.m. West Park…

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Grafton woman cited in Westborough bike accident »

09:36 am | Westborough – Police Chief Alan Gordon released this statement this morning: The accident from July 5th involving a bicyclist on…

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Susan E. Falzoi of Shrewsbury named as an Unsung Heroine »

09:38 am | Shrewsbury – Susan E. Falzoi of Shrewsbury was honored as a member of the Massachusetts Commission on the Status of…

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Business Feature – Central One Federal Credit Union »

04:04 pm | Central One Federal Credit Union’s 33,000 members understand the benefits that a credit union offers versus a bank—better interest rates…

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Francis Warren, 88, of Shrewsbury »

10:48 am | Shrewsbury – Francis Warren, 88, of Shrewsbury, died Saturday, July 15, 2017 surrounded by his loving family. Francis was born…

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Shrewsbury police log, July 21 edition »

08:00 am | Shrewsbury Wednesday, July 5 12:00 p.m. Plainfield Ave. Animal complaint. 1:04 p.m. Hylair Dr. Suspicious person/MV. 2:31 p.m. Sheridan Dr.…

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Peter G. Dion, 51, of Marlborough »

09:41 am | Marlborough – Peter G. Dion, 51, of Marlborough, died Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at the UMass/Memorial Healthcare – University Campus…

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Ghost Light Players to perform Hamlet »

10:22 pm | Marlborough - The Marlborough based community theater group, the Ghost Light Players will perform Hamlet for one night only on…

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Help for grandparents raising grandchildren »

09:52 pm | Marlborough - More than 250 people recently attended the Sixth Annual Conference for Grandparents Raising Grandchildren held recently at the…

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Marlborough police log, July 21 edition »

08:00 am | Marlborough Thursday, July 6 9:56 a.m. Settlers Ln. Harassment. 12:16 p.m. Bolton St. Larceny. 3:02 p.m. Northboro Road East. Fraud/forgery.…

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Northborough Senior Center director shares success with Board of Selectmen »

10:55 pm | Northborough – Kelly Burke, director of the Northborough Senior Center, appeared before the Board of Selectmen at its July 17…

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Northborough fire chief introduces newest firefighter/paramedic to selectmen »

10:45 pm | Northborough – Northborough Fire Chief David Parenti introduced his newest hire, Joel Rosenkrantz, to the Board of Selectmen at its…

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Northborough family delivers joy to sick children at UMass hospital »

03:52 pm | Northborough - It was Christmas in July for the patients of the UMass Memorial Children’s Medical Center in Worcester. On…

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Northborough police log, July 21 edition »

08:00 am | Northborough Sunday, July 2 12:08 a.m. Hawthorne Cir. Disturbance. 1:17 a.m. Arrested, Coreen S. Revene-Plourde, 49, of 40 Lawrence St.,…

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Olympia M. McConnell, 85, of Hudson »

09:53 am | Hudson – Olympia M. (Colella) McConnell, 85, of Hudson, passed away peacefully Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at Marlborough Hospital, with…

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Thelma A. Federman, 87, of Hudson »

10:37 am | Hudson – Thelma A. Federman, 87, of Hudson, passed peacefully Friday, July 14, 2017 after a courageous 20-year battle with…

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Washington St. Bridge to be renamed in memory of Kenneth Thibault »

11:13 pm | Hudson - The Hudson Board of Selectmen unanimously voted July 10 to endorse the renaming of the Washington St. Bridge…

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Nancy Renaud, 79, of Hudson »

11:10 am | Hudson – Nancy Sue (Abbott) Renaud, 79, of Hudson, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, Thursday July 13,…

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Laila Buchieri, 91, of Southborough »

02:09 pm | Southborough – Laila Violet (Nykanen) Buchieri, 91, of Southborough, passed away Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at the Beaumont Rehabilitation &…

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Southborough police log, July 21 edition »

08:00 am | Southborough Saturday, July 1 9:25 a.m. Officers investigated a burglar alarm at a Wolfpen Lane residence. 10:51 a.m. Officers responded…

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Carmen M. Colyer, 91, of Southborough »

11:36 am | Southborough – Carmen M. (LaChance) Colyer, 91, a longtime resident of Southborough, died Saturday, July 15, 2017 at UMass University…

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Fernando A. Baldelli, 98, of Southborough »

11:23 am | Southborough – Fernando A. “Nando” Baldelli, 98, a lifelong resident of Southborough and the last of his generation, died peacefully…

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Three local libraries approved for placement on waitlist for funds »

02:05 pm | Region – Three local libraries – Grafton, Marlborough and Westborough – have been approved to go onto a waitlist for…

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Emery W. Hart Jr., 70, of Grafton »

11:16 am | Grafton – Emery W. “Bill” Hart Jr., 70, passed away peacefully Friday, July 14, 2017, under the loving care of…

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Peter S. Kaminski Jr., 69, of Grafton »

02:53 pm | Grafton – Peter S. Kaminski Jr., 69, of Grafton, passed away suddenly Monday, July 10, 2017 at the Milford Regional…

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Muradian supports passage of $40.2 billion state budget for Fiscal Year 2018 »

08:25 am | Grafton – State Representative David K. Muradian Jr. (R-Grafton), recently joined with his colleagues in the House of Representatives to…

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People and Places

  • Susan E. Falzoi of Shrewsbury named as an Unsung Heroine

    Shrewsbury – Susan E. Falzoi of Shrewsbury was honored as a member of the Massachusetts Commission on the Status of Women’s 2017

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  • Fundraiser to benefit pediatric cancer patient

    Region – A fundraiser will be held on Monday, July 24 at the Crystal Room, 49 Cedar St., Milford, to benefit Leah

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  • Southborough veteran is dedicated to the armed services

    Southborough - Chris Robbins, who has lived in Southborough since 1979, believes that veterans should be celebrated every day, not just on

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  • Westborough grad hopes to make it big in Nashville

    Westborough - For country music fans, a trip to Nashville is a pilgrimage of sorts. From the Grand Ole Opry to the

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  • Marlborough resident graduates from Marine Corps boot camp

    Marlborough - On June 30, Pvt. Rachael Schartner graduated from Parris Island Marine Corp boot camp. Schartner, a 2016 graduate of Advanced Math

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  • First UMC Westborough handbell ministry thrives

    Westborough – Each year, at the Handbell Musicians of America (HMA) annual National Seminar, something extraordinary happens. A familiar song, like “Silver

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  • ARHS grad plying craft in New England College Baseball League this summer

    Southborough - Southborough native Ryan Solomon could take time off from baseball in the summer if he wished, but he is not

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  • Shrewsbury High student commemorates her Native American ancestors through drawings   

    Shrewsbury – Olivia LeBlanc is a recent graduate of the Shrewsbury High School class of 2017. One of the talents that she

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  • Two Assabet Valley students earn Eagle Scout Award

    Region – Two students from Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School have earned their Eagle Scout awards.

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  • Marlborough Rotary Club awards Paul Harris Fellows

    Marlborough - This past year, Rotary Club President Peggy Sheldon presented the Paul Harris Fellow awards to four Marlborough Rotarians.

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Neighbors helping neighbors

  • Northborough family delivers joy to sick children at UMass hospital

    Northborough - It was Christmas in July for the patients of the UMass Memorial Children’s Medical Center in Worcester. On July 11,

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  • Fundraiser to benefit pediatric cancer patient

    Region – A fundraiser will be held on Monday, July 24 at the Crystal Room, 49 Cedar St., Milford, to benefit Leah

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  • ARC to hold eighth annual golf tournament

    Marlborough - The Addiction Referral Center (ARC) of Marlborough is sponsoring its eighth annual Golf Tournament Friday, Aug. 18, at Juniper Hill

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  • Redi Rubbish to offer support for Kickin’ It 2017

    Worcester – Kickin’ It 2017 will be held at Green Hill Park, One Skyline Drive, Worcester, Saturday, Aug. 5, at 9 a.m.

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  • Families in Transition seeking help for local homeless residents

    Region - Families in Transition (FIT), based in Northborough, has been helping to support homeless families through advocacy as well as providing

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  • Southborough scholarships awarded

    Southborough - The Southborough Scholarship awards ceremony took place May 18 at the Southborough Community House. After welcoming remarks by Southborough Scholarship

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  • Six Hudson residents riding for a cure in the 2017 Pan-Mass Challenge

    Hudson – On Aug. 5 and 6, six riders from Hudson will cycle up to 192 miles in the Pan-Mass Challenge (PMC)

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  • Grafton’s Korea-Vietnam Monument repaired

    Grafton - Grafton’s Korean War-Vietnam War Monument was recently upgraded by replacing its old, sagging and broken brick terrace with level, new

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  • Northborough Rotary awards scholarships

    Northborough - The Rotary club of Northborough presented seven $1,000 scholarships to graduating seniors at the weekly Rotary luncheon June 13.

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  • Hudson Girl Scouts dedicate ‘friendship bench’

    Hudson - Two Girl Scouts from Hudson in Berlin Troop 72744 donated their time and talent to build a “friendship bench” for

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