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May 29th, 2009

Library to hold book sale

May 29th, 2009

Southborough – The Friends of the Southborough Library have announced that the annual June book sale will be held Saturday June 13 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. For sale will be an excellent selection of fiction and non-fiction books for adults and children, including biography, travel, gardening, cookbooks, health and hobby items, in hardcover […]

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 […]

A sleepy little town

May 22nd, 2009

Westborough – On May 16, well over 100 voters attended Town Meeting to analyze and vote on some 33 articles. Winding up at 9 p.m., the marathon meeting saw the approval of an additional $26 million to complete the upgrade of the wastewater treatment plant and acceptance of the park at Bay State Commons. Voters […]

‘Road Scholars’ race raises funds for schools

May 22nd, 2009

Shrewsbury – Maya McCollum runs with her father, Dan, in the second annual Shrewsbury Road Scholars 5K and 1M Fun Run May 3. The community event raised funds to support the Shrewsbury Public Schools.

Plan your summer at Shrewsbury Public Library

May 22nd, 2009

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Public Library will sponsor a special "summer vacation planning event" Wednesday June 10 at 7 p.m., as part of its "Tightwad Tip for Tough Times" series. Join volunteers from the Worcester Chapter of the Appalachian Mountain Club to learn about some of the great opportunities for family vacationing in central Massachusetts. […]

Batting .750 and beating the odds

May 22nd, 2009

Oh what a difference just a few short weeks makes in the real estate market. Suddenly, the slow stagnation seems to be over, and buyers have returned in full force once again, lured by the 2001 era pricing, the most attractive interest rates in decades, and a host of federal tax credits designed to make […]

Southgate at Shrewsbury to present ‘The Mikado’

May 22nd, 2009

Shrewsbury – Actresses (l to r) Lydian Devere, Audrey Yard and Angeliki Theoharis rehearse for the Mass Theatrica performance of "The Mikado" at Southgate at Shrewsbury's theater. The Gilbert and Sullivan operetta will be presented Saturday May 30 at 8 p.m. Southgate is located at 30 Julio Drive, Shrewsbury. A pre-show wine and cheese reception […]

Correction

May 22nd, 2009

In the May 15 issue of the Community Advocate, we incorrectly reported the start time of R&T's appearance May 23 at the Live Music Series at Tatnuck Bookseller, Gift Gallery and Café in Westborough. The jazz quartet's performance will start at 6:30 p.m. We apologize for any inconvenience caused by our error.

Boy Scouts to hold Bottle and Can Drive

May 22nd, 2009

Shrewsbury – Shrewsbury Boy Scout Troop 114 will be holding a Bottle and Can Drive Saturday June 6 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Town Hall, 100 Maple Ave., Shrewsbury. The collection is limited to returnable bottles and cans. Proceeds will support troop programs.

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