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Tree dedication to be held

April 25th, 2008

Westborough – Marguerite Newton, a parishioner of St. Stephen's Episcopal Church who recently passed away, will be remembered with the dedication of a magnolia tree in her honor Saturday April 26 at 10:30 a.m. She was a resident of Heath Street and the wife of the late Dexter Newton, a former town moderator. The Armstrong [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Northborough resident to be named ‘Good Scout’

April 25th, 2008

Northborough – Mark L. Donahue of Northborough will be honored at a greater Northborough Good Scout Award Dinner Tuesday May 6 at the Courtyard by Marriott in Marlborough. The Good Scout Award is bestowed upon individuals who have demonstrated integrity and genuine concern for others in both their professional and personal lives. Proceeds of the [...]

Students give nickels and dimes to help local 5 and 10

April 25th, 2008

Northborough – Students at Lincoln Street School in Northborough are putting their loose change to good use. They are holding a "Nickel and Dime" fund-raiser through the end of April, raising money for O'Brien's Five and Ten, which was destroyed by a fire last month. "Nickel and Dime" money jugs have been placed in every [...]

Selectmen to miss Brenner’s experience, knowledge

April 25th, 2008

Northborough – A mix of sadness and joy is what the members of the Northborough Board of Selectmen felt as they listened to Town Administrator Barry Brenner, under the agenda heading "New Business," officially inform them that he would be retiring from the post he's held for more than 11 years. It was not new [...]

Southborough votes to increase sex off ender residency restrictions

April 25th, 2008

Southborough – An amendment to the town's bylaws to prevent sex offenders from living in specific areas of town and a warrant article vote on using money from the stabilization fund to reduce taxes were the highlights of Southborough's 2008 Town Meeting, which was held April 14, 15 and 17. The warrant article regarding restricting [...]

Rachel Blair, 89

April 25th, 2008

Hudson – Rachel (Rapanault) Blair, 89, died Sunday, April 13, 2008 at Marlborough Hospital. She was the wife of 63 years of the late Leonard Blair, who died in 2006. She leaves her daughter, Judith Nally, wife of the late William Nally Jr. who died in 1991; her siblings, Lionel Rapanault, Muriel Garceau and husband, [...]

Carl W. Shepardson, 94

April 25th, 2008

Marlborough – Carl W. Shepardson, 94, died Monday, April 14, 2008 at Sudbury Pines Nursing Home after an illness. He was the husband of 67 years of the late Ruth (Scott) Shepardson, who died in 2003, He leaves his daughter, Judith Richards and her husband, Donald; his son, Carl Shepardson Jr. and his wife, JoAnn; [...]

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; [...]

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