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Regina H. Troumpalos, 83

March 27th, 2009

Marlborough – Regina H. (Ferruccio) Troumpalos, 83, died Friday March 20, 2009, surrounded by her family, at Beaumont Nursing Home of Northborough after an illness. She was the wife of the late Socrates "James" Troumpalos, who died in 1974. She leaves her daughters, Diane Rigney and her husband, William; Barbara Christensen and her husband, Robert; […]

Seven school positions could fall victim to budget cuts

March 27th, 2009

Westborough – The Westborough School Committee learned at its March 18 meeting that seven elementary and intermediate school teaching positions may be eliminated in order to meet the level-funded budget Town Manager Henry Danis has requested from the School Department.     The Westborough School District’s total fiscal year (FY) 2009 budget, following both the May and […]

Lillian E. Brown, 84

March 27th, 2009

Shrewsbury – Lillian E. "Bettye" Brown, 84, formerly of Westborough, died Wednesday March 18, 2009, at the Shrewsbury Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She was the wife of the late T. Leo Brown, who died in 1994. Born in Mexico, Maine, the daughter of Harold and Ruby (Harris) Errington, she was educated in Westborough schools and […]

Marlborough to begin storm clean-up March 30

March 27th, 2009

Marlborough – With the snow melted, Marlborough residents are finally able to clear the down trees and limbs left after the Dec. 12, 2008, ice storm. Mayor Nancy Stevens announced March 16 that the city has qualified for disaster relief funds through Federal Emergency Management Act (FEMA) and will be able to assist residents in […]

Financial opportunities seminars March 31, April 8

March 27th, 2009

Clarke, Kraszyk & Associates of Ameriprise Financial will be offering a special seminar, "Get a New Perspective. Identify New Strategies and Opportunities," Thursday March 31 and Wednesday April 8, starting at 7 p.m. The seminars will be held at Tatnuck Booksellers, 18 Lyman St., Westborough. Space is limited and reservations are requested. For more information, […]

Thanks to Junior Woman's Club

March 27th, 2009

To the editor: On behalf of all the families connecting with the Assabet Valley Area Family Network, I would like to off er our heartfelt appreciation to the Northborough Jr. Woman's Club for their amazing financial donation. Their generosity has provided funding for our Family Network to off er a four-month drop-in music program every […]

Four local authors to meet public at library event

March 20th, 2009

Marlborough – The Marlborough Public Library, in conjunction with the Marlborough Historical Society, is inviting the community to celebrate literature with four local authors. According to Library Director Salvatore Genovese, the event, to be held Monday March 23 at 7 p.m. in the library’s Bigelow Auditorium, is an opportunity for local residents and aspiring writers to […]

Come on over!

March 20th, 2009

Westborough – When Superintendent of Schools Anne Towle announced the names of the new principals who will head two elementary schools in town, the decision highlighted the amount of staff shuffling going on within the school system. Hastings teacher Maryann Stannard will be the new principal at Fales School, replacing Elaine Halford, who will go […]

Shrewsbury Historical Society accepting scholarship applications

March 20th, 2009

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Historical Society has announced that scholarship applications are now being accepted. Applications for the society's two scholarships are available at the Shrewsbury High School Guidance Office and online at the SHS website. They are due no later than Tuesday March 31. The $500 Stephen Porter Scholarship will to be awarded to […]

Shrewsbury names new superintendent

March 20th, 2009

Shrewsbury – By unanimous vote, the Shrewsbury School Committee has chosen current Assistant Superintendent Dr. Joseph Sawyer to take over as superintendent of schools when Dr. Anthony Bent retires at the end of this school year. "The man can lead, and we need a leader right now," School Committee Chair Mark Murray said. "He is […]

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