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Messina in a ‘Fight Gone Bad’ to raise money for worthy cause

September 24th, 2010

Marlborough – Dr. Chad Messina of Messina Family Chiropractic will be participating in a Fight Gone Bad 5 fund-raiser Friday Sept. 24 to raise money for LiveStrong, Lance Armstrong’s foundation to raise money for cancer research and to help families during the fight as well as during survivorship; Wounded Warrior Project, a group that helps […]

Selectmen vote to amend water, sewer policy

September 24th, 2010

Westborough – The Board of Selectmen voted Sept. 14 to clarify town policy on waiving water and sewer connection fees for the development of aff ordable housing units in town. Two members of the Westborough Housing Partnership Committee, Chair Steve Liedell and former Selectman Kris Allen, came before the board to make the request. In […]

Volunteers needed for new service in Marlborough

September 24th, 2010

Marlborough – A new service starting up that transports Marlborough residents to medical appointments. This is an entirely volunteer service, is a program of the Marlborough Council on Aging/Senior Center and is called Friends In Service Helping(FISH). This new service is seeking volunteers to be coordinators or drivers. A coordinator matches a person needing a […]

Marlborough Savings Bank celebrates opening of new headquarters

September 24th, 2010

Marlborough – Marlborough Village Savings Bank opened its flagship location with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Sept. 13 with speeches by Mayor Nancy Stevens, U.S. Rep. James P. McGovern, D, and Bank President Rick Bennett. In October 2009, the company broke ground on a three-story bank at 81 Granger Blvd. The 16,000-square-foot building contains a drive-through ATM […]

Historic home on the market

September 24th, 2010

Northborough – Looking for a place that has been the home of historians, writers and friends of poet Emily Dickinson? Just a few miles from Northborough center, the house at 103 Bartlett has more than 150 years of memories and history, and is available for the right price. Facing southwest, the L-shaped Second Empire home […]

Hudson SEPAC ‘clicks’ with parents

September 24th, 2010

Hudson – Since 1995, the Hudson Special Education Parent Advisory Council (SEPAC) has helped parents of special needs children navigate the educational system and find support. In 2006, the organization, which was founded by Barbara Rose, filed to become a tax-exempt, nonprofit organization and thus is able to raise funds. SEPAC Chair Jorge Teixeira has […]

Public works reviews Shrewsbury construction projects

September 24th, 2010

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Board of Selectmen held its annual public works workshop Sept. 20 to discuss progress on several projects in town, including renovation and expansion plans for the town library and the status of a new middle school building. Several officials were in attendance from departments such as Parks and Recreation, Water and […]

Overpowering performance

September 24th, 2010

Low turnout in Westborough for primary election

September 24th, 2010

Westborough – It was a light turnout of registered voters in Westborough for the Sept. 14 State Primary Election, with only 15 percent (1,629) going to the polls. Town Clerk Nancy Yendriga was disappointed when she saw the low numbers. “I’ve always considered the primary the more important race because you are narrowing the field,” […]

Locals report military news

September 24th, 2010

Marlborough – Air Force Senior Airman Victoria D. Monzon was recognized as the Top Performing Airman supporting New Horizons- Panama for August 2010. New Horizons-Panama is an annual U.S. Southern Command-sponsored humanitarian mission designed to build critical infrastructure and provide free medical care to Panamanian citizens and school supplies to children. Monzon is a fitness […]

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