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Northborough honors veterans on Memorial Day

May 30th, 2008

Northborough – Cub Scouts from Northborough Pack 55 (l to r) Andrew Robbins, Chris Perry, Travis Jobes and Patrick Robbins stand and salute in front of a U.S. Army tank prior to the start of the Northborough Memorial Day Parade May 26.

Four who served our country are remembered

May 30th, 2008

Northborough – The Vincent F. Picard American Legion Post 234 remembered some of Northborough's fallen heroes on Memorial Day weekend. Under the direction of Memorial Committee Chair Gerry Bourque, the post honored four of the 11 town residents who perished while defending our country in World War II or the Korean War. Honored May 25 [...]

Christopher Houston awarded Eagle Scout rank

May 30th, 2008

Northborough – Boy Scout Christopher Houston received his Eagle Scout badge at a Court of Honor Ceremony April 5 at Trinity Church in Northborough. Houston, who was 15 when he became an Eagle Scout in December 2007, is a lifelong resident of Northborough and a member of Boy Scout Troop 1. He is a ninth-grader [...]

Local businesspeople receive Chamber of Commerce awards

May 30th, 2008

Region – Corridor Nine Chamber of Commerce members (l to r) Davis Cox of Dynamx Financial Solutions, Rod Stull of AstraZeneca LP, Deborah Penta of Penta Communications, Dave Jacobs of Office Depot, Ed Lopes of Grafton Suburban Credit Union, Dave Glispin of Sunshine Sign Company and Maureen McDowell of Fletcher, Tilton & Whipple P.C. all [...]

‘Kisses for Kayleigh’ to benefit 5-year-old with cancer

May 30th, 2008

Region – Right: (l to r) Vincent Maiuri, owner of JJ's Sports Bar and Grill in Northborough who donated his restaurant for the fundraiser "Kisses for Kayleigh;" Westborough resident Meghan Remuck, Kayleigh's aunt, who helped organize the event; a photo of Kayleigh, 5, who suffers from hepatoblastoma and recently underwent a liver transplant; and Kayleigh's [...]

Young cellists to perform with orchestra

May 30th, 2008

Region – The eighth annual concert of the Vivaldi Cello Festival Orchestra will take place at 7 p.m. Saturday May 31 at Mill Pond Auditorium in Westborough. The event is sponsored by parents, local businesses and the Westborough Arts Council. This professional orchestra is conducted by Paul Dulude, also the director of the Boston Virtuosi. [...]

GC & HI Inc.

May 30th, 2008

GC & HI Inc. GC & HI Inc. owner Quoc Bui stands outside his truck at his company's headquarters at 130 Huntoon Memorial PHOTO/KEN POWERS Highway. Business name: GC & HI Inc. Address: 130 Huntoon Memorial Highway, Rochdale, Mass. Owner's name: Quoc Bui Background: Bui, 27, came to the United States from Vietnam in 1994. [...]

Laurene Aldorisio dancers compete

May 30th, 2008

Eleven dancers from Laurene Aldorisio's Academy of Dance Expression recently took part in the Olympic Miss Dance Diva Tour competition, held May 3 in Fitchburg. The studio entered 10 dancers in the forms of ballet, jazz, tap and modern, as well as leaps, turns and jumps, all of which received High Gold trophies. A lyrical [...]

Cooch and Sons Plastering Inc.

May 30th, 2008

Owner's name: John Couture Address: 96 Holman St., Shrewsbury Phone number: 508-845-9919 Business description: Cooch and Sons is a plastering contractor. "We install blue board," owner John Couture said. "In layman's terms, I put walls and ceilings up on studs and then skim coat with plaster to create a smooth surface." Couture said he works [...]

Business Briefs

May 30th, 2008

Holdridge named Coach of the Month "Encouraging, positive, passionate, integrity, and committed" were the words used to describe Bay State All Stars' coach of the month, Matt Holdridge, who encourages his athletes to excel in a way that helps them grow not only as athletes, but as individuals. He is a well-respected coach who earned [...]

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