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Martin F. Kelley III, 75

October 30th, 2009

19, 2009, in Marlborough Hospital following a short illness. He is survived by his wife, Fay B. (Murphy) Kelley; a sister, Patricia Bruce and her husband, Richard; his stepsons, Wayne and Kevin Hey and Matthew and Christopher Coutu; and nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his sister, Shirley McShera. Born and raised in Worcester, [...]

From the editor

October 30th, 2009

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Washington’s Seductive Rieslings

October 30th, 2009

The big news from Washington State wine producers is that they are bringing excellent Rieslings to market. Along with Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc, Riesling is considered to be among the top three white wine varieties. Those from Washington State seduce drinkers with delicious fruit flavors and peachy aromas. The citrusy flavors and relatively light alcoholic [...]

Parent council to present Special Ed information session

October 30th, 2009

Northborough/Southborough – The Northborough-Southborough Special Education Parent Advisory Council will present “Special Education in Our Districts” Tuesday Nov. 3 from 7 to 9 p.m. in Room H221 at Algonquin Regional High School, Bartlett Street, Northborough. Barbara Goodman, director of Student Support Services, and Arlene Shainker, assistant director of Student Support Services, will present an overview [...]

‘Breakfast with Guidance’ presents information to high school parents

October 30th, 2009

Shrewsbury – Entering high school is a new experience for many parents as well as for their freshman children. That’s why the Shrewsbury High School Guidance Department introduced monthly “Breakfast with Guidance” events. The Oct. 26 meeting focused on the balance of athletics and academics, with information about the NCAA Clearinghouse, where students interested in [...]

Library to host Amnesty Days

October 30th, 2009

Southborough – If you have overdue books at the public library, this is for you: during the first two weeks of November, the Southborough Public Library staff will forgive your overdue fines on Southborough library books, audiobooks, DVDs, CDs and videos in exchange for a donation of paper goods or laundry soap for the Southborough [...]

Blind visitor meets with Peaslee students

October 30th, 2009

Northborough – Judy Graham from the Massachusetts Association for the Blind reads a story in Braille Oct. 21 during a visit with fourth-graders at Peaslee Elementary School. Graham visited the students to explain what it is like to be blind. She shared with students how she identifies dollar bills, labels clothes and food, plays softball, [...]

St. Mary’s Credit Union renews $20,000 for local Boys & Girls Clubs

October 30th, 2009

Shrewsbury AMC Senior Mite team places first

October 30th, 2009

Anthony Andrew Jewelers opens in Northborough

October 30th, 2009

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