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Rita R. Carey, 82

April 24th, 2009

Northborough – Rita R. (Moscarillo) Carey, 82, a resident of Birch Hill Drive for many years, died Friday April 10, 2009, in Westborough Healthcare following a long illness. She is survived by her sons, Don Carey and his wife, Melissa, and Mark Carey and his wife, Doreen; her sister, Marjorie Geiger and her husband, Frank; […]

Northborough Garden Club seeks plant donations

April 24th, 2009

Northborough – The annual Garden Club Plant Sale will be held in downtown Northborough Saturday May 16 from 8 a.m. to noon. For that to be a success, the Garden Club is currently seeking donations of perennials, herbs and ground cover (no house plants) from area residents. Members of the Northborough Garden Club will be […]

Local couple to vote for Chris Mehne

April 24th, 2009

To the Editor: We are very pleased to lend support to our friend Chris Mehne, who is running for Shrews- bury Town Moderator. Chris will be fair and balanced in all his decisions and will bring his experience as an attorney and community leader to lead our town in a positive direction. Chris has proven […]

Feeling over stimulated and loving it

April 24th, 2009

Well, the Obama stimulus package has finally hit central Massachusetts in a big way … and we are certainly loving the feeling out here. Finally, at last, the mini-vacation the real estate market has been enduring over the last few months is over, and it's back to work – and not a moment too soon. […]

‘User fees’ needed to maintain quality of life

April 24th, 2009

To the editor: John Adams would be appalled. As a former Worcester teacher, second President, and an original opponent of the Stanp Act, he and the other Massachusetts agitators against the crown were organizing against … taxation without representation. The recent "tea parties" conveniently ignore that latter part of the equation. We have representation. In […]

Westborough to determine Planning Board, Housing Authority candidates

April 24th, 2009

Westborough – When Westborough voters head to the polls Tuesday May 5, some races will already be decided: running unopposed are Selectman Lydia Goldblatt and Selectman George Thompson for two seats; Karen Henderson for School Committee; Karen Fay, James Holmes and Anthony Vaver for three seats as library trustees.   In the contested races, for […]

Free self-defense class for ARHS seniors

April 24th, 2009

Northborough – A complimentary self-defense class for senior class girls who attend Algonquin Regional High School (ARHS) is being offered by Dominick's School of Martial Arts in Northborough Saturday May 9 from 1 to 4 p.m. The class, which is available only to the first 25 girls who sign up, is sponsored by the Algonquin […]

Old-time Hudson value gets new-age infusion

April 24th, 2009

Hudson – The Hudson Business Association (HBA) has tapped into a 21st-century phenomenon to bring 20th-century purchasing practices back to town.     The HBA is imploring local shoppers, friends, family and neighbors to “Buy Local” and frequent establishments in town rather than visit national chains and big box stores plopped along local highways.     The […]

John Henry Tavern

April 24th, 2009

Terri Juliano, director of sales and catering at Highfields Golf and Country Club, on the putting green just outside the John Henry Tavern PHOTO/BARBARA POLAN Region – The road to Highfields Golf and Country Club, home to the John Henry Tavern, winds up a hill to a dramatic, mansionlike clubhouse with an equally dramatic view […]

Resident supports MacIsaac for Board of Selectmen

April 24th, 2009

To the Editor: Andy MacIsaac is a new kind of candidate for the board of selectman position that will be voted on this May 5th in Shrewsbury. Andy has been educated locally at Assumption College and received his Master's at Harvard University. He is currently a senior marketing manager at IBM and is a member […]

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