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January 29th, 2012

Janice Lindsay

By Janice Lindsay The first U. S. Social Security check was issued Jan. 31, 1940, to Ida May Fuller, 65, of Ludlow, Vt. When the Social Security Act had been passed five years before, average life expectancy was around 60. So if you reached 65, you were officially old. The government apparently figured that, by […]

Comedy show to benefit the ARC

January 29th, 2012

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Region – The Second Annual Comedy Night, featuring some of the area's most popular comedians, will be held Friday, Feb. 10, at the Hudson Portuguese Club, 13 Port St., Hudson. The event is being held in support of the Addiction Referral Center (ARC) of Marlborough and features music, dancing, refreshments and raffles. Kimberly Etheridge, chair […]

Thomas J. Miller, 62

January 29th, 2012

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Shrewsbury – Mr. Thomas J. “T.J.” Miller, 62, died Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2012 in UMass – Memorial Healthcare, University Campus. Born June 17, 1949 in Lawrence, he was the son of Everett and Catherine Miller. He graduated from Grafton High School in 1967, where he was co-captain of the football team. He graduated from the […]

Richard A. Castelda, 77

January 29th, 2012

Southborough – Richard A. Castelda, 77, formerly of Utica, N.Y., died Friday, Jan. 27, 2012, at MetroWest Medical Center. He was the beloved husband of Jeanette (Couzen) Castelda for the past 51 years. Born in Utica, N.Y., he was the son of the late Anthony and Pauline (Dombrawski) Castelda. Mr. Castelda was an insurance agent […]

Richard P. Curran, 82

January 29th, 2012

Southborough – Richard P. “Dick” Curran, 82, died Friday, Jan. 27, 2012, surrounded by his family. He was the devoted husband of Eileen (Henry) Curran for the past 50 years. Born in Framingham, he was the son of the late William and Katherine (Brady) Curran. In 1947, he graduated from St Mary's High School in […]

Jeanne M. Vanni, 48

January 29th, 2012

Southborough – Jeanne M. (St.Michel) Vanni, 48, died Saturday, Jan. 25, 2012, at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston after a long battle with cancer. She was the beloved wife of Scott P. Vanni for the past 14 years. Born in Marlborough, she was the daughter of Rita L. (Mauro) St. Michel, who died in 1988, […]

Louise M. Tyler, 92

January 29th, 2012

Westborough – Louise M. Tyler, 92, passed away Thursday, Jan. 26, 2012 at the Radius Health Care Center in Worcester. She was the wife of the late S. Parker Tyler. Born in Boylston, she was the daughter of the late Everett and Rae (Mead) Winch. She was educated in Worcester, graduated from Shrewsbury High School, […]

Three to vie for two Westborough selectmen spots

January 29th, 2012

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By Bonnie Adams, Government Editor Westborough – At this point, it appears that the only contested race in this year's Annual Town Election will be for the two open spots on the Board of Selectmen. Three candidates – George Barrette, Denzil C. Drewry and Andrew U. Reinach – have all submitted papers for the election […]

Northborough Rotary Club holds “Meet and Greet”

January 28th, 2012

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Northborough – The Rotary Club of Northborough is holding a “Meet and Greet” gathering Tuesday, Jan. 31, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., at Bistro Limoncello's 290 West Main St. Northborough. Ken Golden, president of the Northborough Rotary Club, explained, “This is a great opportunity for the leaders, professionals and business owners to get together and […]

Classifieds, Jan. 27 edition

January 28th, 2012

The Classifieds for the Jan. 27 edition are here.

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