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Providence College awards undergraduate degrees to area residents

May 29th, 2009

Region – The following local residents were among the students from Providence College who received bachelor's degrees from Providence College May 17: From Westborough are Michaela Audette, elemementary/ Special Education; Francis Pruell, business economics (cum laude); and Andrea Woodacre, English/secondary education (cum laude). From Northborough are Michael Chick, English; Eric Feeley, biology; and Colleen Turpin, […]

Fred L. Hollis, 89

May 29th, 2009

Marlborough – Fred L. Hollis, 89, died Tuesday May 19, 2009, at Marlborough Hospital after an illness. He leaves his wife of 68 years, Ann E. Betty (Robbins) Hollis, and his children, Beverly A. Fiske; Fred L. Hollis Jr. and his wife, Carol; Linda A. Bryant and her husband, Bruce; James E. Hollis; Gary A. […]

Food Pantry volunteers thank postal workers, community

May 29th, 2009

Dear Editor: On behalf of the families that we serve, we would like to thank the community for their donations to the Postal Food Drive, which took place on May 9th. The donations of cereal, juice, juice boxes, soup, canned fruits and other items helped to fill the shelves at the pantry. This drive would […]

Pending Home Sales Rise, Housing Affordability Near Record

May 29th, 2009

Pending home sales rose with many first-time buyers taking advantage of historically good housing affordability conditions, according to the National Association of Realtors® (NAR). The Pending Home Sales Index (1), a forward-looking indicator based on contracts signed in March, increased 3.2 percent to 84.6 from a level of 82.0 in February, and is 1.1 percent […]

Peaslee students do ‘Recorder Rap’

May 29th, 2009

Northborough – Peaslee Elementary School students rap with recorders when visited by the group "Eine Kleine Konsort," which presented "The Recorder Goes to School" program to the third- and fourth-graders. The group, made of four music teachers, played eight diff erent sized recorders for the students and music teacher Katrina Caron. The visit finished with […]

Selectmen select Planning Board member

May 29th, 2009

Hudson – Joseph Durant’s 10th term on the Board of Selectmen will begin as chair, Durant having been voted to the post at the board’s May 18 meeting.     "It’s nice to get elected to a position, whether it be to the board itself or a position on the board," Durant said. "It’s nice to […]

Southborough student receives degree from Champlain College

May 29th, 2009

Southborough – Kathlin Hagedorn, a resident of Southborough, was among more than 424 students from Champlain College who received undergraduate degrees from Champlain College during commencement exercises held May 9. Hagedorn received a degree in hospitality industry management.

Ellen M. Maguire, 56

May 29th, 2009

Southborough – Ellen M. Maguire, 56, died Sunday May 17, 2009, at UMass Medical Center in Worcester. She is survived by her brother, John Maguire and his wife, Andrea; an aunt, Joan Maguire; and a niece. She was predeceased by her parents, Mary and Terrence Maguire, and her brothers, David and William Maguire. Ms. Maguire […]

University of Delaware announces Dean's List

May 29th, 2009

Westborough – The following University of Delaware students from Westborough were named to the 2008 fall semester Dean's List: Courtney Elizabeth Bohen, a junior finance major in the College of Business and Economics; Michael Eric Burton, a freshman finance major in the College of Business and Economics; Allison Stirling Leclair, a sophomore accounting and finance […]

Casey at the bat

May 29th, 2009

Marlborough – Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School's (AVRTHS) Casey Taillacq, a senior from Marlborough who is enrolled in the Marlborough-based school's Design and Visual Technologies Program, waits on a pitch during a recent Aztecs softball win over Hudson Catholic, 10-5. AVRTHS, which, at 11-4, is headed to the Central Mass. Division 3 Softball Tournament, […]

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