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Poet works with students at Zeh School

January 25th, 2008

Northborough – Third-graders (at left, l to r) Andrew Laurence, Bryce Finnegan, (at right, l to r) LeeAnn Pozz and Erik Coupe get some tips from local poet Andrew Green during a classroom workshop Jan. 3 at Zeh School. Green gave a presentation to a large group of students in the morning and then worked […]

Business Briefs

January 25th, 2008

Dino's Trattoria celebrates anniversary Dino and Debbie Ferretti of Dino's Trattoria are celebrating their one-year anniversary as they continue to serve the finest in Italian trattorian cuisine in a elegant and comfortable environment. Guests can choose from Dino's specially prepared entrees of fish, beef and homemade Italian dishes, as well as great appetizers and hand-selected […]

Workforce Development representatives attend Marlborough breakfast

January 25th, 2008

Marlborough – Patriot Ambulance sponsored the Marlborough Regional Chamber of Commerce (MRCC) Distinguished Speakers Breakfast at the Marlborough Courtyard by Marriot Jan. 16. At the breakfast, are (seated, l to r) are Wendy Babson, from the Marlborough One-Stop Career Center; David Mackley, director of the commonwealth's Department of Workforce Development; JoAnne O'Leary, chair of the […]

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 […]

Lady Panthers off at the races

January 25th, 2008

Region – Marlborough High's girls track program went where none have ever gone before. The Lady Panthers set a new state Class B record for the girls distance medley relay competing at the Massachusetts State Track Coaches Association Division 2 Relays at Boston's Reggie Lewis Center Jan. 13. The Panthers team of Cathy Whithers, Lauren […]

School Department to ask for $160,000 for repairs

January 25th, 2008

Westborough – At Town Meeting in May, the School Department will present an article requesting the allocation of $160,000 for repairs to four schools in town. Superintendent Anne Towle presented the proposal, part of the Capital Improvement Plan for the district, to the School Committee at its Jan. 16 meeting. The committee unanimously approved Towle's […]

Teen Center continues to draw crowds of students

January 25th, 2008

Marlborough – Video games, pool tables and a caring staff are just a few elements that mark the Boys & Girls Club Teen Center as a cool place to be after school. Tammy Pudlo, the director of the Pleasant Street Clubhouse in Marlborough, said that often the biggest problem facing communities is providing safe, fun […]

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 […]

‘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 […]

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