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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 [...]

Democrats to caucus

January 25th, 2008

Marlborough – Marlborough Democrats in Wards 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7 will hold a caucus at the Francis J. Kane School on Farm Road at 10 a.m. Saturday Feb. 9 to elect 22 delegates and 14 alternates to the 2008 Massachusetts Democratic Convention. The caucus is open to all registered Democrats in [...]

AARP Tax-Aide assistance provided at library

January 25th, 2008

Marlborough – Beginning Friday Feb. 1, the AARP Tax- Aide program will provide income tax assistance and preparation for low- and moderate-income individuals at the Marlborough Public Library. Individuals do not have to be over 55 or a member of AARP to use the service, although priority is given to those over 60. Tax assistance [...]

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 [...]

Rotary Club holds heatingassistance fund-raiser

January 25th, 2008

Shrewsbury – (l to r) T.J. Morse, of Wachusett Brewing Company, serves a sample to Tracy and Gennaro Conte of Shrewsbury at the Shrewsbury Rotary Club's 7th Annual Wine and Beer Festival Jan. 12 at Wagner BMW Motors. The event was a fund-raiser to benefit heating assistance programs for senior citizens as well as the [...]

‘Pick Your Plan’ at at&t Phone Store

January 25th, 2008

GO phone PICK YOUR PLAN is a new off ering from at&t. The program off ers the best of wireless without the long-term contracts. Stop by at&t for more details or to pick up a brochure at 135 Turnpike Rd. (Route 9, 2 miles west of 495, between Dunkin' Donuts and Burger King) in Westborough [...]

MSB opens new branch

January 25th, 2008

Marlborough Savings Bank (MSB) has leased space in the Alexander, Aronson, Finning building at 21 East Main St. in Westborough, adjacent to the entrance of the Bay State Commons. MSB plans to open its doors for business in early spring 2008. The space will be undergoing extensive interior renovation during January and February. The newest [...]

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 [...]

Tornadoes blow into town for February vacation

January 25th, 2008

Shrewsbury – If you're looking for a little professional baseball training for your elementary or middle school child, look no further. The Worcester Tornadoes will hold their second annual baseball clinic at Oak Middle School during February vacation. Players and coaches from the team will work on building skills in throwing, fielding and hitting at [...]

Program promotes cultural understanding

January 25th, 2008

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Public Library is gearing up to kick off its Big Read program, a reading incentive program that will include activities relating to Willa Cather's "My Antonia," a novel about several immigrant families who move to rural Nebraska and start new lives in America. The program will consist of discussion groups, a [...]

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