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Students win in state contest

September 26th, 2008

Westborough – Three Westborough students took home prizes in the annual statewide General Federation of Women's Clubs (GWFC) of Massachusetts contests, and the local club president hopes this is the beginning of more participation in the future. Annika Olson took first place in the short story contest for grades seven to nine. Eric Ouyang won [...]

Northborough celebrates Applefest 2008

September 26th, 2008

Right: Always a parade favorite, members of the Worcester County Shriners make a fun appearance. Above: The Algonquin Regional High School Band brings music to Main Street in the Applefest Parade. Left: After completing the Applefest Road Race, Margorie Rosiello takes the stage and receives applause as the only contender in a new age category: [...]

Yoong Tong Thai Restaurant

September 26th, 2008

MARGARET LOCHER (l to r) Sushi chef Bee Siri and Anna Sahasakmontri, a member of the family that owns Yoong Tong Northborough – A few friends and I were in the mood for something spicy the night we decided to stop in at Yoong Tong Thai Restaurant. The friendly hostess seated us in a comfortable [...]

Town awarded recycling barrels

September 26th, 2008

Northborough – A resident uses one of the town's new recycling containers. According to the Northborough Recycling Committee, six public space recycling containers have been installed at several town parks. The containers were awarded to the town through a Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection Municipal Waste Reduction Grant. Three containers are located at the Ellsworth-McAfee [...]

Parents to discuss sex education for children

September 26th, 2008

Northborough – Sex education is more than just about "the birds and the bees," according to Planned Parenthood Senior Parent Educator Mindy Craver. At the Assabet Valley Mothers and More meeting Tuesday Sept. 30, Craver will explain to parents how opening the lines of communication while children are young can ease difficult discussions down the [...]

Northborough teen running her first marathon to fight cancer

September 26th, 2008

Northborough – Catherine Kenney of Northborough will be running her first marathon Sunday Oct. 19 at the Nike Women's Marathon in San Francisco, Cal. Kenney is raising money for the Massachusetts Chapter of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, with its Team in Training program. She is the youngest member of the team training to run [...]

Ronald R. Martel, 55

September 26th, 2008

Marlborough – Ronald R. Martel, 55, died at home Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2008. He leaves his uncle, Normand Martel; his aunts, Estelle Sargent and Dorothy Naventi; many cousins, including Philip Martel; his close friends, Rick Russell and Michele Papulis; and his girlfriend, Gina Trudell. Born and raised in Marlborough, the son of Robert and Barbara [...]

Myrna M. Torres, 60

September 26th, 2008

Marlborough – Myrna M. (Cartagena) Torres, 60, formerly of Waltham, died at home Friday, Sept. 19, 2008 with her loving family by her side. She leaves her husband, Pedro L. Torres; her son, Pedro E. Torres and his wife, Anamarie; her daughters, Glenda Marroquin, and her husband, Martin, and Myrna Torres and her fiancé, Carlos [...]

Henry L. Mossman

September 26th, 2008

Northborough – Henry "Hank" L. Mossman died at home Friday, Sept. 13, 2008, surrounded by his family, after a short battle with pancreatic cancer. He leaves his wife of 53 years, Irene (Norris) Mossman, and their children, Paul Mossman; Nancy Gavel and her husband, Peter; and Julie Holland. He also leaves his grandchildren, James, Katherine, [...]

James F. Guild, 75

September 26th, 2008

Northborough – James F. Guild, 75, died at home Sunday, Sept. 14, 2008, surrounded by his loving family, following a brief struggle with lung cancer. He is survived by his wife, Ellie (Santoro) Guild; his daughters, Susan Halpin and her husband, Jim, and Lori Perry; his grandchildren, Ryan and Carro Halpin and Stephanie and Katie [...]

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