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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 [...]

Colonial Garden Club holds art show, workshop

April 25th, 2008

Marlborough – Green shoots that can be seen popping up out of brown leaves, buds that are covering trees, and the crocus and daff odils that are already spreading their petals are all indications that a very busy season awaits for the Colonial Garden Club. Beginning Wednesday May 7, the Garden Club in conjunction with [...]

Assabet Valley art student chosen for Art All-State

April 25th, 2008

Marlborough – The Worcester Art Museum offers an annual opportunity for talented art students to spend a weekend at the museum with professional artists, staff and students from across Massachusetts. Art All-State is now in its 21st year. The application process is very competitive and includes two written components, a portfolio submission and an on-site [...]

Students complete winter Med 101 internship

April 25th, 2008

Marlborough – Seven Marlborough High School (MHS) juniors recently completed a five-week "Med 101" internship at Marlborough Hospital. A partnership between Marlborough Hospital and the Metro Southwest Regional Employment Board, this is the second year the internship was available to students. MHS students had a chance to learn about many career paths in the medical [...]

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 [...]

Reduced-cost rain barrels available now

April 25th, 2008

Marlborough – Wi th spring upon us, which usually means a weather pattern of rain ahead, now is the perfect time to get a rain barrel. Thanks to a grant from the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection, Marlborough residents can now through Tuesday May 20 purchase rain barrels at a discounted price. The barrels are [...]

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 [...]

Making the catch

April 25th, 2008

Marlborough – Marlborough High School's Dan McKew is a study in concentration as he catches the ball in front of Assabet Valley Regional player Matt Tucker during the teams' varsity boys lacrosse game April 18. The Aztecs won the game, 3-2, to improve to 6-1. The Panthers dropped to 1-5 with the loss.

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 [...]

Local sports roundup

April 25th, 2008

Westborough – The official nickname of the athletic teams at Westborough High is Rangers, but the boys tennis team is also known by another moniker – Streakers. The Rangers' boys tennis team has won at least 26 consecutive regular season matches, having won all 18 of its matches last season and its first eight this [...]

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