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Southborough to hold ‘Fire Ball’

February 27th, 2009

Southborough – Concerned residents have formed a Southborough Fire Ball Committee to organize a community event to raise funds to purchase a new aerial ladder truck for the town's Fire Department. The fund-raiser, called a "Fire Ball," will be held Saturday March 7 at 6 p.m. The town's 25-year-old ladder truck has been out of […]

‘Leaders of Tomorrow’ active at Oak Middle

February 27th, 2009

Shrewsbury – Oak Middle School's Leaders of Tomorrow group organizes community service opportunities for students at the school. Two recent activities included making valentines for kids with cancer and hosting a bake sale to raise funds to send Haitian students to school. Below: (l to r) Nicole Fryc, Nicole Marshall and Katie Kneece, members of […]

Southboro Medical Group collaborates on regional medical services

February 27th, 2009

Southboro Medical Group (SMG), and Marlborough Hospital and its parent organization, UMass Memorial Health Care, jointly announced a collaboration in the development of an existing building at 28 Newton St., Southborough, attached to the existing SMG facility. While final plans remain in the developmental phase, officials expect services at 28 Newton St. to include digital […]

Waiting to inhale

February 27th, 2009

Region – A tractor trailer truck packed with Jenny Craig dinners and several dozen bales of marijuana, reportedly bound for Massachusetts, was recently stopped in Arizona, where authorities arrested the driver and confiscated the contents. Many would say that it's no coincidence that this 1,400-pound shipment, with an estimated street value more than $2 million, […]

Boost Fitness adds Zumba classes

February 27th, 2009

Boost Fitness has announced the addition of two new Zumba classes to its Hudson schedule. Zumba is a great workout that combines Latin rhythms and easy-to-follow moves that create a dynamic fitness program. Come experience one exhilarating hour of calorie-burning, body-energizing, awe-inspiring movements meant to engage and captivate for life. For more information, please visit […]

Harold E. Kinnear, 77

February 27th, 2009

Northborough – Harold "Fuzz" E. Kinnear, 77, died Tuesday Feb. 17, 2009, at UMass Memorial Healthcare, Mem orial Campus, in Worcester, after a short illness. He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Carolyn (Richard) Kinnear; his daughters, Karen Randall and her husband, Paul, and Kathleen Quinty and her husband, Scott; his son, Kevin […]

William James Byrne, 57

February 27th, 2009

Marlborough – William James Byrne, 57, formerly of Hudson, died Monday, Feb. 16, 2009, at Emerson Hospital in Concord after a brief illness. He leaves his children, Hayley Byrne and Matthew Byrne; his mother, Marie (Geoghegan) Byrne; and his siblings, Michael Byrne, Patricia Byrne-Varcasia and Jeannie Byrne. Born in Elizabeth, N.J., the son of Marie […]

Troop 1 to hold pancake breakfast

February 27th, 2009

Southborough – Southborough Boy Scout Troop 1 will host its 40th annual "All You Can Eat" Pancake Breakfast at the Neary School, Parkerville Road, Sunday March 1 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Proceeds help fund the troop's activities such as camping, hiking, cycling, canoeing, attending summer camp and working on various community service projects. […]

Town to examine health insurance for employees

February 27th, 2009

Northborough – Despite a lengthy list of cost-cutting moves, Northborough’s preliminary budget for fiscal year 2010 remains close to $400,000 too high. When the Board of Selectmen met Feb. 23, the budget discussion included a presentation by Town Treasurer/Collector Jun Hubbard-Ward and Ken Lombardi, an employee benefits specialist from EBS Foran, specifically health insurance for retirees. […]

David French Music Company winter recital

February 27th, 2009

David French Music Company of Westborough held its annual winter recitals Feb. 6 and 7, giving its students a wonderful opportunity to perform in front of an audience. And, for many of the students, it was their first performance. David French Music Company off ers recitals semi-annually as part of its lesson program. The recitals […]

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