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Ft. Meadow Reservoir drawdown to start

September 25th, 2009

Region – The city of Marlborough and town of Hudson will begin a drawdown of Ft. Meadow Reservoir Monday Sept. 28. The drawdown will result in a four-foot drop from the normal high water level of the reservoir. Approximately 15 to 20 days will be needed to draw the reservoir down four feet (weather permitting), [...]

Corridor Nine Chamber provides support for struggling businesses

September 25th, 2009

Region – The Corridor Nine Chamber of Commerce, its Board of Directors and key members of the Corridor Nine region’s state legislative delegation have been working with many of its staffing agency, restaurant and retail business members, advocating for change in the regulations for Fair Share Contribution that went into effect in January 2009. According [...]

Dorothy Dwinnell, 90

September 25th, 2009

Mrs. Dwinnell was the fond aunt to many nieces and nephews and a dear sister-in-law to many. Funeral services will be held at a later date in Pittsfield, Maine. The Tighe- Hamilton Funeral Home of Hudson is assisting with arrangements. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Buddy Dog Humane Society, [...]

M. Shirley Heinen

September 25th, 2009

Besides her husband, she is survived by a son, Roger J. Heinen Jr., and daughter-in-law, Marny; her daughter, Anne Pullman; two grandchildren, Toni and Kurt Pullman; two brothers and two sisters; and many Midwestern nieces and nephews. Born Margaret Shirley Moglia in Atlantic Highlands, N J., she married Roger J. Heinen of Milwaukee, Wis., in [...]

James Michael Curley, 78

September 25th, 2009

He leaves his wife of 55 years, Ann M. (Quinn) Curley; three children, Jay Curley and wife, Mary, Mary Ann Anderson and husbandm Dean, and Grace Wood and husband, Jim; five grandchildren, Grace Harvey, Sgt. Brian Cariglia of the U.S. Marine Corps, Matthew James Anderson, Meghan Anderson and John Curley; three great-grandchildren, Justine Harvey, Madeline [...]

Thomas W. McAuliffe, 76

September 25th, 2009

Dennis Port – Thomas W. McAuliff e, 76, formerly a longtime resident of Southborough, died Tuesday Sept. 15, 2009, at Beth Israel Hospital after a short illness. He was the loving and devoted husband of Marjorie (Lumsden) McAuliff e for nearly 53 years. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children, Michael [...]

Fair to raise awareness about obesity in humans, pets

September 25th, 2009

Region – There are many health issues that face both humans and their pets, and obesity is one of them.     On Saturday Oct. 3, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Student Chapter of the American Veterinary Medical Association (SCAVMA) at Tufts University Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine will host an obesity awareness fair [...]

Duck auction to raise money for playgrounds

September 25th, 2009

Shrewsbury – Designer ducks will be up for auction during the Spirit of Shrewsbury Expo, with proceeds going to help pay for playground upkeep. “We’re getting some town officials and local groups and businesses in town to decorate a rubber duck,” said Angela Snell, director of parks, recreation and cemeteries. “The money we raise is [...]

Families enjoy weekend festival

September 25th, 2009

The festivities concluded with the announcement of raffle winners: Nancy Conley won the $15,000 grand prize and Kenneth Dunn won the second prize, four box seats to a Red Sox vs. Indians game and four premium seats to a Patriots vs. Jets game.

Woman with ALS to take part in second ‘Walk to Defeat’

September 25th, 2009

Westborough – When walkers gather at Westborough High School Saturday Sept. 26 for the “Walk to Defeat ALS,” Mary Aggis will be among them for the second time.     The first time, in the 2008 walk, her walking team of about 600 people, dubbed “Miles for Mary,” raised nearly $50,000 of the $130,000 the walk [...]

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