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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 [...]

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 [...]

Council to present college options for students with Special Needs

August 28th, 2009

Southborough/Northborough – Northborough/Southborough Special Education Parent Advisory Council (NSPAC) cordially invites interested parents to attend a presentation titled "Planning for Success: College and Postsecondary Options for Students with Special Needs" Tuesday Sept. 15 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Algonquin Regional High School, 79 Bartlett St., Northborough. The event will be held in the Black [...]

Hitting the greens to raise some green

August 28th, 2009

Shrewsbury – Residents are invited to play in the annual Shrewsbury Patrol Officer's Union Golf Tournament to be held at 9 a.m. Wednesday Sept. 9 at the Holden Hills Country Club in Jeff erson. In addition to enjoying a fun round of golf, the officers sponsor the event to raise funds for local causes like [...]

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August 28th, 2009

Leo R. Corazzini, 79

August 28th, 2009

Shrewsbury – Leo R. Corazzini, 79, a former state representative for the 11th Worcester District and Shrewsbury selectman, died Wednesday Aug. 19, 2009, at the UMass Memorial Hospital in Worcester. He leaves his wife of 52 years, Mary B. "Maureen" (Fitzgerald) Corazzini; his three children, Sharon M. Corazzini and husband John H. Donovan III, Gail [...]

Marguerite Albertini, 82

August 28th, 2009

Hudson – Marguerite (Allen) Albertini, 82, passed Monday Aug. 17, 2009, at the Bolton Manor Residence Hall in Marlborough. She was the loving wife of Edmund R. Albertini for 61 years. She leaves her daughter, Judith Ann Moreira; two sons, Robert R. Albertini and David F. Albertini; her sisters, Alice Sirois and Lilian Caron; six [...]

Bryan T. Dowd, 72

August 28th, 2009

Harwichport – Bryan T. Dowd, 72, formerly of Upton, died suddenly Monday Aug. 17, 2009, at Saint Vincent Hospital in Worcester from complications following a heart attack. He is survived by his two sons, Andrew T. Dowd and his wife, Barbara, and Daniel J. Dowd and his partner, David Tosches; his daughter, Lauren S. Heintz [...]

Shrewsbury Majors All-Stars district champions

August 21st, 2009

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Girls Majors All-Stars beat the Spencer Girls Majors All-Stars, 7-1, last month, to claim the Massachusetts District 5 Little League Softball Championship for 2009, the first time a Shrewsbury Little League softball team won the district. The team includes (l to r) Jordan Hnilica, Deanna Hnilica, Alicia Zarozny, Rachel McManus, Julia [...]

Shrewsbury teens attend Youth Leadership Institute

August 21st, 2009

KATE DALY One of five teams participating in Trailblazers: the Shrewsbury Youth Leadership Institute, the Orange Team developed a program to build support for the town's scholarship program. They are (l to r) Ryan Bean, Bob Holland of the Scholarship Committee, Erin Manning, Katie Gordon, Matt Harrington and Jameer Hart. Shrewsbury – Shrewsbury teens who [...]

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