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Shrewsbury resident becomes assistant dean

August 28th, 2009

Shrewsbury – Eileen Crowley Sullivan of Shrewsbury was recently appointed the new assistant dean in the Feinstein School of Education and Human Development at Rhode Island College. In her new position in the Offic e o f Partnerships and Placements, she will direct the office , plac e all student teacher candidates, and work with […]

Ultra Shine Collision receives 2009 Best of Marlborough Award

August 28th, 2009

Ultra Shine Collision, located at 62 Lacombe St. in Marlborough, has been selected for the 2009 Best of Marlborough Award in the Automotive Collision Shops category by the U.S. Commerce Association USCA). The USCA "Best of Local Business" Award Program recognizes outstanding local businesses throughout the country. Each year, the USCA identifies companies that they […]

City looks to align blight ordinance with current zoning

August 28th, 2009

Marlborough – The Legislative and Legal Affairs subcommittee of the City Council is set to review an amendment to the city’s anti-blight ordinance. The change would amend the existing ordinance, which deems non-registered vehicles parked on lawns or landscaped surfaces as a nuisance, to include all motor vehicles, registered and non-registered.      Code Enforcement Officer […]

Steakloft

August 28th, 2009

A cozy corner at CJ's Steakloft, which is located at 369 West Main St., in Northborough PHOTO/K.A. ESPOSITO Northborough – Wanting a nice place for that rare work day when I can share lunch with my husband, we headed to CJ's Steakloft on the Boston Post Road in Northborough. Tucked behind a shopping plaza, the […]

Program gives young people a second chance

August 28th, 2009

Westborough – Teenagers and young adults who stray into trouble may well get a second chance thanks to the town’s Youth Diversion Program.     “It was a program that we developed to give first-time youthful offenders the opportunity to avoid court records and still have some accountability for their actions,” said John Badenhausen, director of […]

Polito charity event reaches $180,000

August 28th, 2009

Representative Karyn E. Polito, R-Shrewsbury, hosted the eighth annual Karyn Polito Charity Golf Tournament Aug. 10 at the Pleasant Valley Country Club in Sutton. The golf tournament is a successful event with 100 percent of proceeds distributed to local charities. At the dinner event, checks for $10,000 were presented to each of two charities: Shrewsbury […]

American Ballroom & Latin Dance Studio holds dance social

August 28th, 2009

American Ballroom & Latin Dance Studio will be hosting a dance social Friday Sept. 4, from 7 p.m. to midnight, in the Latin Dance Lounge, located on the lower level at Maironis Park, 52 South Quinsigamond Ave., Shrewsbury. Admission is $15 per person, which includes a tango lesson, dance, refreshments and a cash bar.

New Vera Bradley at Peggy's Place

August 28th, 2009

Peggy's Place Boutique is pleased to announce that all new Vera Bradley patterns have just arrived. Also, new fall fashions are arriving daily and their huge summer sale is in progress. See their ad in this week's Community Advocate. Peggy's Place is conveniently located at 1 Grafton Common in Grafton.

Barsoum trains on latest Gaggenau

August 28th, 2009

Divine Kitchens owner, Mariette Barsoum, recently returned from an intensive training at Gaggenau's new, state-ofthe art training kitchen in Scottsdale, Arizona. Designed for an elite group of 15 designers from throughout the U.S, the hands-on training off ered important details about specification, installation and technical details of Gaggenau's newest appliances. In order to best understand […]

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August 28th, 2009

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