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Marlborough re-instates housing rehabilitation program

July 31st, 2009

Marlborough – The city of Marlborough will be re-opening its Community Development Block Grant-funded Housing Rehabilitation Program. The city received approval from the Department of Housing and Community Development to reinstate the program earlier this month. "We're very pleased to be able to off er this valuable assistance once again to local homeowners," Mayor Nancy […]

Affordable housing decision postponed to later date

July 31st, 2009

Westborough – The Westborough Board of Selectmen voted to postpone further discussion about the Zaara Gardens Local Initiative Program (LIP) application until its August meeting.      Zaara Gardens, a 14-unit affordable housing project with four units per acre, has a site plan for East Main Street and Granger Road in Westborough. Several town boards and […]

Two auxiliary police officers hired in Westborough

July 31st, 2009

Westborough – Two auxiliary police officers, also known as reserve intermittent police officers, were hired in the past two months for the town of Westborough, according to Police Chief Alan Gordon. The auxiliary officers do detail work on a day-to-day basis depending on which department or contractor needs to hire them. The officers ' primar […]

Dr. Kenneth R. Greenleaf, 86

July 31st, 2009

Marlborough – Dr. Kenneth R. Greenleaf, 86, died Wednesday July 22, 2009, at Marlborough Hospital. He was the husband of Elaine (Coyne) Greenleaf, to whom he had been married for the past 27 years. Besides his wife, he is survived by his sons, Robert Greenleaf, and wife, Barbara, Thomas Greenleaf, and Theodore Greenleaf and wife, […]

Westborough scout Samuel Bryan named Eagle

July 31st, 2009

Westborough – The highest rank that can be awarded to members of the Boy Scouts of America is that of Eagle Scout. On July 18, Samuel D. Bryan of Troop 4 in Westborough was honored as an Eagle Scout. To be considered for Eagle rank, a scout must earn 21 merit badges, must hold a […]

Walk with Green Marlborough

July 31st, 2009

Marlborough – Enjoy walking the trails of Marlborough in the company of a guided group the first Saturday of each month. The next monthly walk will be at 9 a.m. Saturday Aug. 1 at Callahan State Park. This two-mile, two-hour hike will be on quiet wooded trails, through an open field, and past scenic Beebe […]

Dorothy K. Woodworth, 79

July 31st, 2009

Northborough – Dorothy K. (Guerin) Woodworth, 79, of South Street, died at home Friday July 17, 2009, after a long illness. Her husband, Alfred S. Woodworth died in 1995. She leaves her son, James L. Woodworth; her daughter, Donna Martin; her brother, Robert Guerin; four grandchildren; and nieces and nephews. Born in Worcester, the daughter […]

Mayor, council president to run for re-election

July 31st, 2009

Marlborough – As summer is finally heating up, so is the city’s political climate, with a stream of candidates pulling papers and beginning to campaign for the upcoming election. Despite an influx of new faces, many of the current leaders have opted to run for re-election.     Putting to rest rumors of a bid for […]

Robert Hackett, 81

July 31st, 2009

Westborough – Robert Hackett, 81, died Monday July 20, 2009, at the Beaumont Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Center. He was the husband of the late Dorothy R. (Vadis) Hackett. He is survived by his daughter, Elizabeth Hackett; his siblings, David Hackett and Helen Ostergaard; and two grandchildren, T.J. Hunt and Christopher Hunt. Born in Westborough, […]

Westborough employee receives Daffodil Days award

July 31st, 2009

SUBMITTED (l to r) Gregory Boyce II, of National Grid Corporation, accepts an award from Joyce Kulhawik, American Cancer Society honorary chair of Daff odil Days. Westborough – Westborough employee Gregory Boyce II, of National Grid Corporation, recently received the "New Kid on the Block" award in recognition for his work with the American Cancer […]

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