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Grace Cheng plays her way to first place – again

June 27th, 2008

Westbor- ough – For the second year in a row, Grace Cheng took first place in her age group in the Massachusetts Music Teachers Association's Annual Bay State Contest. In the 40th annual contest, held May 10 at Fitchburg State College, Grace played pieces by Prokofiev and Liszt in the 8-year-old division. Last year, she […]

More work needed on school budget

June 27th, 2008

Marlborough – As Marlborough City Council voted to increase the city's budget by 4.3 percent for next year, city official s sai d mor e work needs to be done to finalize the school budget. The majority of the increase in the school budget can be traced to two major items. Most of the money […]

Divorced with children

June 27th, 2008

When a couple with minor children get divorced, they are required to take a Divorce Education for Parents Course. When I attended one of these classes seven years ago, I was told that the divorce rate for second marriages is higher than that of first marriages. There seem to be a couple of reasons for […]

City enjoys first ‘Taste of Downtown Marlborough’

June 27th, 2008

Marlborough – During the first "Taste of Downtown Marlborough" June 23, (l to r) Michael Manning, with Green Marlborough, an organization for energy and the environment, receives a piece of pineapple pizza from Frank Azzariti, the owner of Pizzanini at 132 Main St., while Kaitlin Manning and her sister Jennifer get ready to enjoy pepperoni […]

Good Scouts awarded in Marlborough

June 27th, 2008

Marlborough – On June 18, the Knox Trail Council of the Boy Scouts of America held its 2008 Greater Marlborough Good Scout Award Dinner at the Marlborough Country Club to honor two exceptional community leaders, Susanne Morreale Leeber, Marlborough Regional Chamber of Commerce President and former State Rep. Stephen P. LeDuc. At the event are […]

Foundation announces ‘Dollars for Scholars’ awards

June 27th, 2008

Marlborough – At the 18th annual Citizens' Scholarship Foundation (CSF) "Dollars for Scholars" award night, (l to r) ITAM Vets Post 45 Adjutant John Kivlighan presents three $2,000 scholarships to 2008 high school graduates. They are Marlborough High graduate Timothy Pacific, who is headed to St. Anselm College; Assabet Valley Regional Technical High graduate Danielle […]

Students receive thank-you from soldiers in Iraq

June 27th, 2008

Shrewsbury – Oak Middle School (OMS) seventh-graders and some of the members of the Leaders of Tomorrow (l to r) Paul Harris, Sam Levine, Chris Traynor, Nicole Fryc, Nicole Marshall, Katie Neece and Maggie Lowe stand next to a display at the school June 6. The photos, letters and an American flag that was flown […]

Local students earn Black Belts in Tae Kwon Do

June 27th, 2008

Westborough – Abby Schachter of Westborough performs a discipline during her Black Belt testing session at Kim's Tae Kwon Do Martial Art and Olympic Sport Center, located at 168 Milk St. Schachter successfully completed all the test requirements and was awarded her Black Belt, as were the other nine students in the class. Ken Hays, […]

Town celebrates library's centennial birthday

June 27th, 2008

Westborough – (Right:) Members of the Westborough Public Library staff Carolyn Delude, Dottie Hurley, Chris Muller, Lucy Whitin, Donna Martel , Mike Matley, Nancy Engberg, Judy Rollinson, Nancy Odell, Sarah Cunningham, Jenny Schwartz and Deb Rich gather around the library's new sign June 21 during the Westborough Library's Centennial Birthday Party. The sign was a […]

Couple celebrates golden anniversary

June 27th, 2008

Shrewsbury – Vincent and Shirley (Zona) Mattero of 71 Maury Lane, Shrewsbury, recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. The couple was married June 7, 1958, at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Worcester. They have three children and six grandchildren. Vincent is the owner of Custom Auto Glass Inc. in Worcester.

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