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Hawks hope to soar to another state softball title

April 25th, 2008

Hudson – The developing Hudson High softball season is a good news/bad news scenario: as in good news for the defending Division 2 state champion Hawks, bad news for their competition. An eye-popping eight starters return from last year's team, which steamrolled through Central Mass. and the commonwealth, compiling a 24-1 mark and delivering Hudson […]

Credit union to hold class for older drivers

April 25th, 2008

Marlborough – On Tuesday May 6 and Wednesday May 7, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day, St. Mary's Credit Union, in conjunction with the AARP, will host a Driver Safety Program for older drivers – defined as age 50 and over. The class will be taught at the credit union's branch at 1 […]

Business Briefs

April 25th, 2008

Avidia Bank announces new loan officers Mark R. O'Connell, president and CEO of Avidia Bank, recently announced the addition of two new commercial bankers, Andrew Zelman and Scot Rielly, who were named vice presidents and commercial relationship officers. Zelman has nearly 20 years of experience in commercial lending and business development for organizations in the […]

Salute to Westborough authors, then and now

April 25th, 2008

Westborough – The public is invited to join the Westborough Historical Society and the Westborough Library in honoring the literary achievements of the town's authors at a special program and reception Monday April 28 from 7 to 9 p.m. After a short presentation on local authors from the past, contemporary authors will speak about their […]

Joan M. McIntyre, 76

April 25th, 2008

Marlborough – Joan M. (Ready) McIntyre, 7 6 , d i ed Wednes – day, April 16, 2008 at Marlborough Hos – pital after an illness. She leaves her husband of 50 years, John McIntyre, and her children, J. Catherine Davis and her husband, Kevin; Cynthia Breitkreitz and her husband, David; Cara McIntyre; Robin McIntyre; […]

Edith M. Kreft, 83

April 25th, 2008

Shrewsbury – Edith M. Kreft, 83, died Tuesday, April 15, 2008, surrounded by her loving family, at the Cape Cod Hospital after a brief illness. She was the beloved wife of 48 years of the late Leon Kreft. She was the loving mother of Roger Kreft and his wife, Mary, and Linda Tyburski, and is […]

Westborough store erects unique sign over back entrance

April 25th, 2008

Westborough – With the traffic volume increasing along Route 30 and limited parking in the front of his 15 East Main St. store, Westborough Paint & Decorating owner Doug Curving decided to make the back entrance to his business more like a second front entrance. "I've been thinking about sprucing up the back entrance for […]

Insurgents find one route into Afghanistan closed

April 25th, 2008

Editor's note: Our Marlborough reporter Doug Grindle has returned to the Middle East, embedded with U.S. soldiers. He filed this report from Afghanistan. Spira District, Khost Province, eastern Afghanistan – One of the most notorious infiltration routes used by insurgents to cross from Pakistan into Afghanistan is now closed. Elements of A Company, 1-503rd Parachute […]

Bright find at Spring Rummage Sale

April 25th, 2008

Marlborough – Cameron Moore of Marlborough tries out the pumpkin lantern he found at the 2008 Women's Fellowship Spring Rummage Sale April 17 at First Church in Marlborough, Congregational. When the doors opened at 6 p.m., there were some 70 interested shoppers waiting to stream in. In case you missed this one, there will be […]

Heading to the net

April 25th, 2008

Marlborough – Assabet Valley Regional's Jeff Proctor wheels past Marlborough High defender Alec Butler and heads for the Panthers' goal during the varsity boys lacrosse game between the two schools April 18. Proctor scored twice in the game to help lead the Aztecs to a 3-2 win over the Panthers. Mike MacDonald scored the other […]

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