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The very first ‘baby boomer’ files for Social Security

October 26th, 2007

An event occurred early last week that many have waited a long time to see. On Monday, Kathleen Casey-Kirschling, a New Jersey grandmother, became the very first baby boomer to file for Social Security. She was born at 1 second after midnight, on Jan. 1, 1946. She won't be alone for long. Boomers represent 30 […]

Fidelity Investments pledges $25,000 to Marlborough Hospital

October 26th, 2007

Fidelity Investments Foundation recently announced a pledge of $25,000 to Marlborough Hospital, to be paid over the next three years. The donation, which will be used to help support Marlborough Hospital's general fund, makes Fidelity Investments a member of the hospital's "President's Circle," a group of local businesses and philanthropic leaders who are committed to […]

Ara Eresian Sr.

October 26th, 2007

Shrewsbury – Ara Eresian Sr., died Monday, Oct. 15, 2007 at UMass Memorial Hospital, in Worcester after he was stricken ill at home. He leaves his beloved wife of 57 years, Evelyn (Demurjian) Eresian; his son, Ara Eresian Jr.; his daughters, Melanie Cara Eresian and Eva Marie Eresian; and his brother-in-law, Aharon Aharonian, and his […]

“Hey … they’ve got the place surrounded”

October 26th, 2007

Northborough – With 174 applicants for five open positions on the Northborough police force, Police Chief Mark Leahy and his department will be able to pick from the cream of the crop. First, the applicant pool was whittled down to the 48 top candidates, while the physical trimmed the list even further. The remaining 22 […]

Board of Health has advice about upcoming flu season

October 26th, 2007

Shrewsbury – The number of cases of methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), a type of staph infection that is resistant to some antibiotics, is on the rise in the United States, but Shrewsbury's Board of Health Director Nancy Allen said there's an easy way to prevent the infection: wash your hands, and wash them often. "Staph […]

Fire damages local spa

October 26th, 2007

Northborough – Emergency crews continue clean-up efforts at the Spa at Nicholas Michaels Oct. 18, one day after fire caused serious damage to the facility located at 422 W. Main St. in Northborough. Employees at the scene said standing appointments will be performed in clients' homes as well as at a soon-to-be-determined interim location until […]

A really fun game

October 26th, 2007

Region – This was a fun one, in a high school football season seemingly filled with them. Shrewsbury improved to 7-0, and, yes, kept that perfect season alive, with a come-from-behind, double overtime, 35-29 victory over Westborough Oct. 20. Westborough fans were celebrating a homecoming Saturday at Joseph Mewhiney Field, and they almost had a […]

Keating named August top agent

October 26th, 2007

Marlborough – Wendy Lee Keating has been named the August Agent of the Month at Weichert, Realtos® – Ernie Houde Associates. For Keating, this is the third such award for the year. "Wendy is a 'get it done now' type of agent," applauded Nilston Lisboa, Company Vice President of Operations. "Making each client feel like […]

Cone joins Coldwell Banker in Northborough

October 26th, 2007

Northborough – Susan Cone has joined Coldwell Banker's Northborough office as a real estate professional. A lifelong time resident of Northborough, she has five years previous experience in the real estate industry. Cone is a member of the Worcester Real Estate Board and Multiple Listing Service, and has volunteered for the American Youth Football and […]

Shrewsbury wins in double overtime

October 26th, 2007

Shrewsbury – Shrewsbury High's Alex Alvarez dives for the pylon and the touchdown in the Colonials' 35-29, double overtime win over Westborough Oct. 20.

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