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Basketball Specialists School hosting program in February

December 25th, 2009

Marlborough – The Basketball Specialists School will be running a three-day Winter Break Basketball Program from 9 a.m.- noon Feb. 16-18 at the Forekicks facility in Marlborough. The program is open to any interested student in grades 1-9 that is enjoying school vacation that week. The program will be overseen by Basketball Specialists School Director […]

‘The First Noel’

December 25th, 2009

Operation ELF brings out the giving spirit in 65 local students

December 25th, 2009

Shrewsbury – From shoes to toys, local Shrewsbury women, Donna White, guides Operation ELF bringing holiday gifts to children in homeless shelters and transitional living situations across New England. With more than 500 children’s wish lists to fill this year, White sent flyers out seeking the help of friends, family, local social organizations and her […]

Town receives official notification of $1M grant

December 25th, 2009

Shrewsbury – – Earlier this month the town received officia l notification from the state that it will in fact be receiving a Public Works Economic Development (PEWD) grant for $1 million, money that will be used to help construct Fortune Boulevard, which is located inside CenTech Park East. The PEWD grant will be combined […]

Shrewsbury pipe master relishes time with kilted contemporaries

December 25th, 2009

Shrewsbury – Dan Mooney was 12, living in his homeland of Glasgow, Scotland, when his mother enrolled him in the Boys Brigade to keep him out of the pool halls. He had the choice of playing drums or bagpipes. Not wanting to wait in the long line for drum sign-ups, Dan picked the pipes. His […]

Calendar

December 25th, 2009

School Committee delays decision on superintendent search

December 25th, 2009

Westborough – Marianne O’Connor will have to wait until Jan. 6 to find out if the process involved for her to become the next superintendent of schools in Westborough will continue. At its Dec. 16 meeting the School Committee decided it would delay a decision about going forward with the interview process with O’Connor, currently […]

Kids shopping night gets youths in holiday spirit

December 25th, 2009

Northborough – The holiday spirit was alive and well Dec. 3 as local children spent the evening looking for presents for loved ones at the annual Kids Shopping Night held in the Town Hall Gym. The event was organized by the Junior Women’s Club and the Food Pantry and has been an ongoing Christmas tradition […]

Mayor asks City Council to approve ‘critical’ transfer

December 25th, 2009

Marlborough – With winter weather officially here, and a long list of Department of Public Works (DPW) equipment in need of repair, Mayor Nancy Stevens has submitted budget transfer requests of $32,000 to the City Council. Requesting the transfer from several diff erent DPW accounts, the money would be used to replenish the depared partment’s […]

Local squad finishes third at cheer championships

December 25th, 2009

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