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Tasting raises funds for scholarships

June 29th, 2007

Shrewsbury mother pumps energy into Friends With Heart group

June 29th, 2007

Collective effort yields large sum for research Shrewsbury – Ten years ago, when Shrewsbury resident Dawn King was pregnant with twins, she found out that one of the babies would be born with a complex heart defect called hypoplastic left heart syndrome. Ben came into the world with a left ventricle that was like a […]

Governor addresses business leaders

June 29th, 2007

Region – Gov. Deval Patrick spoke to area business leaders June 15 about the need for government to think about its long-term interests. Patrick told the members of the 495/ MetroWest Corridor Partnership at their fourth annual conference in Framingham that the government should be about more than just photo ops and should focus on […]

Community development group holds transportation forum

June 29th, 2007

Marlborough – At a June 20 community forum about the future of public transportation in Marlborough, residents expressed their concerns over how public transportation would improve if the city joined the new Metrowest Regional Transit Authority (RTA). The forum was sponsored by Marlborough Community Development Corporation. City officials told the audience of about 40 people […]

Local author to hold creative writing seminar

June 29th, 2007

Shrewsbury – Rockie Blunt Jr.'s inspiration for the creative writing seminar he will host Tuesday July 10 from 2 to 4 p.m., at the Shrewsbury Public Library came to him in the summer of 1948. That's when the longtime Shrewsbury resident and author of six books overheard a conversation between a young woman, her father […]

Some details emerge for wastewater treatment upgrades

June 29th, 2007

Marlborough – Although the City Council voted June 25 against a bond request to fund an upgrade the westerly wastewater treatment plant, the city of Marlborough still must gear up for major changes at its wastewater treatment plants. The upgrades to the plants would be in response to a federal and state mandate to lower […]

Grace Lyons to be Labor Day Parade Grand Marshal

June 29th, 2007

Marlborough – Grace Lyons will be Grand Marshal of Marlborough's 56th Annual Labor Day Parade when it steps off at noon Monday Sept. 3. "Gracie," as she is known in the community, is a long time advocate and supporter of the performing arts in the Metrowest area, Parade Director George Whapham said. Hence the theme […]

Vocal, handbell music to be featured at concert

June 29th, 2007

Hudson – On Friday June 29, the Sounds of the Risen Son Youth Choir, visiting from First United Methodist Church of Pasadena, California, will present a concert of vocal and handbell music at 7 p.m. at First United Methodist Church of Hudson. The 2007 concert will mark the church's 37th annual Youth Choir Tour. The […]

Preparing for tap dance auditions

June 29th, 2007

Hudson Library to host writers group

June 29th, 2007

Hudson – The Hudson Public Library plans to host a newly formed writers group beginning in August. Tiana Gorham, Hudson resident and writer, will act as group facilitator. The writers group will meet the first Wednesday of every month in the Tavares Room in the library from 7 to 8:30 p.m. No registration is necessary. […]

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