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Verizon now broadcasts local Marlborough channels

December 28th, 2007

Marlborough – As of Dec. 6, WMCT-TV programming has been available to Marlborough residents who are Verizon cable subscribers. While Verizon has been a cable TV option within the city since December 2006, local programming off erings delayed as Verizon and Comcast worked to coordinate the integration of the cable feed. Verizon subscribers can access [...]

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December 28th, 2007

<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />  28 Friday   Winter Craft at MPL Stop by the Children's Department at Marlborough Public Library, <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />35 W. Main St., from 3-4 p.m. for a winter craft. All ages are welcome and no registration is required. Please contact the Children's [...]

Evelyn Ferreira, 84

December 28th, 2007

Hudson – Evelyn (Medeiros) Ferreira, 84, died Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2007 at her residence. She was the wife of the late Antonio Ferreira, who died in 1984. She leaves her children, Rosemary Powell and her husband, Brian, and Rosalyn McHugh and her husband, James; her stepmother, Joanna Medeiros; her siblings, Edward Medeiros, Arthur Medeiros and [...]

Patricia A. Fernandes, 68

December 28th, 2007

Hockessin, Del. – Patricia Ann Fernandes, 68, formerly of Hudson, died Sunday, Dec. 16, 2007 at her home. She leaves her husband, Tony Fernandes; her father, John Rocco; her brother, Al Rocco and his wife, Christine; her children and their spouses, Mark and Lynn Fernandes, Gina Szymanski and her friend, Frank Miller, Amy Fernandes and [...]

Ernest A. Balabanis Sr., 71

December 28th, 2007

Southborough – Ernest A. Balabanis Sr., 71, died Thursday, Dec. 13, 2007 at Marlborough Hospital after suddenly being stricken ill at home. He leaves his wife of 20 years, Janet Purney-Balabanis; his children, Ernest Balabanis Jr., Ellen Ann Balabanis and Theo Balabanis; his sisters, Marilyn Moriarty and Claire Ehntholt; and nieces and nephews. Born in [...]

Irene R. Bukata, 85

December 28th, 2007

Straff ord, N.H. – Irene Rose (Brown) Bukata, 85, formerly of Westborough, died Monday, Dec. 17, 2007 at the Frisbee Memorial Hospital in Rochester, N.H. She was the wife of the late William J. Bukata. She leaves her son, Richard Bukata; her daughter, Mary Anne Peterson and her husband, John; her granddaughters, Meghan and Holly [...]

William P. Nephew, 76

December 28th, 2007

Greenville, S.C. – William Peter Nephew, 76, of formerly of Northborough, died Thursday, Dec. 13, 2007 at Greenville Memorial Hospital following a long fight with lung disease. He was predeceased by his wife, Patricia (Oswalt) Nephew, who died in 1989. He leaves his daughters, Mary Dee-Ann (Nephew) Lack and her husband, Michael Sean, and Bethany [...]

Santa Claus comes to town

December 28th, 2007

Shrewsbury – Santa Claus brings cheer to the children of the officers of the Shrewsbury Police Department Dec. 2. With Santa (aka Officer Mike McGuinnis) are Officer Michael O'Connor's children, Michaela, Morgan and Madison. The gathering was held at the American Legion on South Quinsigamond.

Spring Street School practices emergency preparedness

December 28th, 2007

Shrewsbury – Spring Street Elementary School Principal Greg Palmer said he couldn't be happier with the staff and students' response to a lockdown drill the school held this month. The drill, which was held Dec. 12, gave teachers a chance to practice the school's lockdown procedure that would be implemented in the case of an [...]

After 23 years, resident continues clearing hydrant

December 28th, 2007

Shrewsbury – Bob MacAllister of Shrewsbury shovels snow away from a fire hydrant near his home Dec. 16. He has been removing the snow around this hydrant, which is about four houses away from his home, for the last 23 years. After snowplows cleared the road, there were two to three feet of snow packed [...]

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