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April 25th, 2008

To the Editor: Edi Since February of 2007 the Westborough School Committee has bee been meeting with the Westboro Westborough Teachers Association sociation ( WTA) to negotiate a new con contract. Last October, after eigh eight months of negotiations, tiations, a t tentative agreement was reached. This agreement was subsequently rejected by the WTA rank-and-file […]

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 […]

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; […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

TV show opens doors for local dancer

April 25th, 2008

Shrewsbury – Adriana Falcon has been dancing since she was 5 years old, and after 20 years of sweat and blisters, she danced her way onto a new reality TV show, "Step It Up & Dance" on Bravo. A Shrewsbury native, Adriana was one of 12 dancers chosen from a pool of thousands of potential […]

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 […]

Homes, Apples and Opportunities

April 25th, 2008

So over the last years I have to say that due to the influence of many (thanks to SJ and CM), I've become quite the Apple Computer junkie. Having a computer that you can plug in and have it just "work" right out the box seems like a no-brainer, but until I experienced it firsthand, […]

In the cards

April 25th, 2008

Shrewsbury – (l to r) Trisha Kelly, Amanda Vuona and Maura Egan get last-minute dealer training before the St. Mary School Texas Hold'em Poker Tournament April 11. The event was sponsored by the St. Mary School Advancement Office.

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