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Get In Shape For Women celebrates anniversary

June 26th, 2009

Owners Toni Parr and Jody Chaff ee of Get In Shape For Women recently celebrated their one-year anniversary with several members at Arturo's Ristorante. The owners and members had a lot to celebrate since, collectively, they lost a whopping 1,032 lbs. In an effort to help new members achieve the same results, Toni and Jody […]

SALMON awarded Family Business of Year

June 26th, 2009

Three generations of the Salmon family: Matt Salmon, Kate Salmon- Robinson, Helen Salmon, founder, Daniel Salmon, Jr., Dorothy Salmon and Andrew Salmon SALMON Health and Retirement has received the 2009 Massachusetts Family Business of the Year Award for companies with 250 or more employees. The awards program, created in 2007 in a partnership between Northeastern […]

Doe-Rey-Me Preschool sells cookbooks as tribute to founder

June 26th, 2009

Northborough – The Doe- Rey-Me Cookbook Committee has collected the best recipes of alumni, family and friends of the Doe-Rey-Me Preschool in a tribute to Marilyn Dorey, the preschool's founder and educator for over 40 years, who died last year after a battle with pancreatic cancer. The cookbook includes a collection of Marilyn Dorey's recipes […]

The wheels on the bus go ’round and ’round

June 26th, 2009

Northborough/Southborough – Recently, the Algonquin Regional School Committee met to discuss potential cuts in state funding of transportation budgets for regional school districts. The committee concluded that the cuts, even though earmarked for transportation, would actually cut the classroom budgets since transportation would have to be funded whether or not the state comes through with […]

Applefest Grand Marshal nominees sought

June 26th, 2009

Northborough – Nominations are currently being accepted for Applefest 2009 Grand Marshal. The selection criteria state that: (1) the nominee should be a resident and/or a business owner in the town of Northborough; (2) the nominee should be a contributor to the community in at least one of the following ways: be an "unsung hero" […]

Divine Kitchens hosts Westborough Newcomers

June 26th, 2009

Award-winning designer Mariette Barsoum recently hosted a Westborough Newcomers social at her Divine Kitchens showroom on Lyman Street, Westborough. According to Barsoum, Divine Kitchens enjoys hosting nonprofit groups, as "they are able to have key events for their organization in a comfortable location with two live kitchens and we are able to spread the word […]

Avidia Bank announces promotions

June 26th, 2009

Mark R. O'Connell, President & CEO of Avidia Bank, recently announced several significant promotions throughout the bank. Lee Thompson has been promoted to Vice President, Workout and Credit Administration; Jimmie Ames, Assistant Vice President, has been named Market Manager for the Westborough office; and Patti Wood has been promoted to Deposit Operations Officer. In addition […]

Judy A. Hermans dancers celebrate award-winning year

June 26th, 2009

Congratulations to all the students of Judy A. Hermans School of Dance who competed this past year. The dancers won several platinum and high gold awards and placed top in their categories. The studio was also given a special award for best "Choreography and Musicality." A majority of the dancers have just returned from performing […]

Hudson Dunkin’ Donuts holds story hour, craft nights

June 26th, 2009

Dunkin' Donuts, located at 143 Washington St. in Hudson, will be holding a story hour Tuesdays from 1-2 p.m., as well as a children's craft night Wednesdays from 4-7 p.m. See their ad in this issue of the Community Advocate for a coupon and other local locations of Dunkin' Donuts.

Area bikers stop for a blessing and a barbecue

June 26th, 2009

Hudson – Pastor Jay Mulligan III says a prayer for Wolfman and Kristy of the motorcycle club Sober Knights, and their motorcycle named "Silver Bullet," during the fifth annual Blessing of the Bikes following Sunday morning service June 14 at the First Federated Church of Hudson. Those participating ranged from youngsters on bicycles, scooters and […]

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