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John H. Hackenberg, 62

April 30th, 2010

Worcester – John H. Hackenberg, 62, died Wednesday April 21, 2010. He is survived by his two daughters, Jennifer Hackenberg and Katy Hackenberg; his former wife, Susan Patterson; and his siblings, Nancy, Marge, Jim and Stan. Born and raised in Penns Creek, Penn., the son of the late John and Dorothy Hackenberg, he was a […]

Assabet Valley sports new spring team

April 30th, 2010

Marlborough – For the first time in history, Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School is competing in the spring boys volleyball circuit, the latest sports offering to be added at the school. The team was championed by the school’s girls volleyball coach Jerry Encarnacion and he was named its coach too. “We’ve had a lot […]

Postal Service, Food Pantry work together to stamp out hunger

April 30th, 2010

Northborough – The nationwide annual event created by the United States Postal Service is set to make its mark on the town of Northborough. The Letter Carriers’ Food Drive, in its 18th year, will have letter carriers making the rounds Saturday, May 8, picking up food items donated by residents. All items donated in town […]

Westborough water quality report released

April 30th, 2010

Westborough – The 2009 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report was released this month, and it states that the town’s drinking water “met all applicable health standards regulated by the federal government.” One of the few notable warnings in the report is a “high” rating of contaminant susceptibility for the Andrews, Wilkinson, Otis Street, Lake Chauncy […]

City Council considers arguments about new lot size

April 30th, 2010

Marlborough – More than 40 people filled Marlborough City Hall April 26 for a public hearing on a proposed zoning change that would reduce the lot size of certain housing developments from 22,500 square feet for a single-family home down to 8,000 square feet in the Shoestring Hill neighborhood. The changes proposed by Moss Development […]

Lorena Stone, 96

April 30th, 2010

West Brookfield/Northborough – Lorena Stone, 96, of East Main Street, died Thursday, April 8, 2010, at her home at The Bridge in West Brookfield. She leaves one brother, Euclid Stone of Northborough; many nieces and nephews; and her many friends at the Bridge. She was predeceased by four brothers, Theodore, Howard, Eugene and Alfred; her […]

Shrewsbury school budget gap closed by Board of Selectmen

April 30th, 2010

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Board of Selectman voted to close a $2.5 million school budget gap for Fiscal Year 2011 April 27. The Board of Selectmen, School Committee and Finance Committee all gathered at Shrewsbury Town Hall to discuss budget recommendations. Shrewsbury Schools Superintendent Joseph Sawyer explained that an initial $4.8 million school budget gap, […]

Car Wash & Detailing of Westborough off ers VIP service

April 30th, 2010

Westborough Music Parents is recipient of Avidia grant

April 30th, 2010

Shrewsbury Housing Authority debuts new website

April 30th, 2010

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Housing Authority (SHA) has launched a website in an eff ort to provide information in a more efficien t an d up-to-date way to the community. Mary Jordalen, chair of the Housing Authority, who is seeking reelection, spoke about the new site April 22 at the candidates’ forum at Shrewsbury Town […]

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