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Shrewsbury Public Library looks to Xbox to draw teens in

January 25th, 2008

Shrewsbury – Pizza, soda and a group of kids playing video games on a Friday night is a scene that you could expect to in many Shrewsbury homes, but it may not be one you'd expect to find at the Shrewsbury Public Library. But that's exactly what was happening Jan 18, when teenagers went to […]

‘March Madness Raffle’ to be held for ‘Dollars for Scholars’

January 25th, 2008

Marlborough – Members of Citizen's Scholarship Foundation (CSF) of Marlborough are selling "March Madness" calendars. This year the calendars will raffle off four Red Sox tickets, four Patriots tickets and two Celtics tickets, a Wii, as well as many cash prizes. One name will be drawn each day during the month of March, with the […]

Heading out

January 25th, 2008

Westborough – Westborough High's Fam Bryan (592) and Nathan Frumkin (605) take the pack out in an indoor track and field meet at Wachusett High Jan. 12.

Cultural Council presents grants

January 25th, 2008

Westborough – (l to r) Leslie Leslie and Kris Allen of the Westborough Community Land Trust receive the Westborough Cultural Council grant the organization will use for Earth Day 2008 celebration, "Preserving our Habitat." Looking on is Westborough Board of Selectman Chair Susan Abladian, who presented the grant.

Ware leads Assabet girls basketball team to hot start

January 25th, 2008

Marlborough – The train that is the Assabet Valley girls basketball team continues to chug along. The Aztecs entered play this week with a 9-2 overall record, which includes a 6-0 mark in the Colonial Athletic League (CAL). Assabet sits atop the CAL thanks to a 47-39 win over previously undefeated rival Monty Tech Jan. […]

Injured soldier thanks students for support

January 25th, 2008

Shrewsbury – Army Sgt. Jillian Hayes visited with students at Paton Elementary School Jan. 3, thanking them for the cards they sent her while she was in the hospital being treated for wounds sustained in Iraq. Her husband, Brian Hayes, accompanied her to the school. Jillian was airlifted to Walter Reed Army Medical Center in […]

Coolidge hosts ‘Snowflake Festival’

January 25th, 2008

Shrewsbury – Calvin Coolidge School second-graders Connor Ross, Ananya Jain, Miranda Ciejek, David Beaudoin and Victoria Pescaro work on a reindeer craft during the school's Snowflake Festival last month. The students are in Cheryl Mongeon's class.

Marlborough Public Schools holding preschool registration

January 25th, 2008

Marlborough – Preschool registration for Marlborough Public Schools Early Childhood Center will be Wednesday and Thursday Feb. 6 and 7 from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the District Education Center, 17 Washington St. To register a child, you must be a resident of Marlborough. To register a child for PreK-3, the child must be […]

Students get to see birds of prey

January 25th, 2008

Shrewsbury – Spring Street School secondgraders get a chance to meet a screech owl during a presentation last month. Jim Parks, a licensed wildlife rehabilitator from Wingmasters, brought four owls to the school for his presentation about birds of prey. The students have been studying nocturnal animals and were able to expand their knowledge on […]

Sharks visit Westborough

January 25th, 2008

Westborough – front, l to r) Matthew Myers of Worcester and Jake Meisner of Bellingham take the ice with Worcester Sharks hockey players (back, to r) Devin Setoguchi and Riley Armstrong during a "Skate with the Sharks" event at North Star Youth Forum in Westborough Jan. 8. The event was hosted by the Starhawks Youth […]

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