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CVS reopens in Northborough

August 29th, 2008

Northborough – The new, larger CVS is now open in Northborough. The store, which opened Aug. 24, is larger than many of the chain's stores, Manager David Hathaway said, and it also has shorter shelves to allow customers to see and navigate the store better. Construction began on the building in March, after the building […]

Shrewsbury siblings raise funds for ALS research

August 29th, 2008

Region – Shrewsbury residents (front, l to r) Jacklynne and Zack Kelley recently conducted a fund-raiser at Julio's Liquors in Westborough and raised $800 in support of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) research. The funds were submitted to the Massachusetts Chapter of the ALS Association in honor of longtime family friend James Armstrong, who passed away […]

State representative sponsors essay contest

August 29th, 2008

Region – State Rep. Karyn E. Polito, R-Shrewsbury, is sponsoring an essay contest for citizens of Shrewsbury and Westborough to describe the three most important issues the 44th president of the United States must address. With the upcoming presidential election, Polito feels it is important to recognize and reflect on what issues are most vital […]

Westboro Paint and Decorating

August 29th, 2008

Westboro Paint and Decorating owner Doug Curving stands under the newest sign. PHOTO/K.A. ESPOSITO Westborough – If you're looking for a comfortable place to plan your next interior decorating project and a place that offers all the options of quality paint, wallpaper, window treatments and design, you can find it at Westboro Paint and Decorating. […]

Sister Viola Gautreau, SSA

August 29th, 2008

Marlborough – Sister Viola Gautreau, 91, a Sister of St. Anne, known in religion as Sister Marie Viola, died Friday, Aug. 22, 2008 at Marie Esther Health Center in Marlborough. She was in her 63rd year of religious life. She is survived by her sisters, Sr. Lilian Gautreau, SSA; Sr. Noella Gautreau, SSA; and Helen […]

Corridor Nine Chamber hosts economic ambassador

August 29th, 2008

Region – (l to r) Barbara Clifford, president of the Corridor Nine Chamber of Commerce, meets with Ambassador Christopher Egan Aug. 20 at the Corridor Nine monthly breakfast meeting at Cyprian Keyes Golf Club in Boylston. Egan is the U.S. ambassador in the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development. He spoke to Chamber of Commerce […]

Local student participates in leadership program

August 29th, 2008

Northborough – This summer, Priscilla Sena, a student at Melican Middle School in Northborough, attended the 2008 National Junior Leaders Conference (NJLC), "Discover Global Business and Entrepreneurship," sponsored by LeadAmerica. NJLC is a leadership program for young leaders from around the world. The NJLC's Discover Global Business and Entrepreneurship is a 10-day leadership program in […]

Recreation director thanks volunteer coaches

August 29th, 2008

Dear Editor, On behalf of Northborough Recreation and its T-Ball program for 4-6 year-olds, I would like to thank our volunteer T-Ball Coaches for another successful season of T-Ball! Over 240 children participated this summer and without the willingness of the T-Ball coaches to give of their time, talent, and most importantly patience, this program […]

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August 29th, 2008

30 Saturday Street Fair on French Hill The public is invited to enjoy an afternoon of family fun from 12-8 p.m. at the French Hill Neighborhood Street Fair all along Lincoln Street from Broad Street to Cross Street, Marlborough. Includes live music, international barbeque, a dunk tank for local celebrities, children's activities, entertainment and food. […]

‘Beatles for Sale’ appear on Common

August 29th, 2008

Shrewsbury – (back, l to r) Leo and Emily Boosahda, Lisa Sooy, Kristen Eaton, Kim Joyce, (front, l to r) Cassie Eaton with Oscar the dog, John Sooy, Max Joyce, Evan Sooy and Cole Sooy gather to enjoy a performance by the Beatles tribute band "Beatles for Sale" on Shrewsbury Common Aug. 14. The concert […]

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