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Saint John's to host best-selling author, renowned Harvard professor Michael Sandel

March 28th, 2012

Shrewsbury – Professor Michael Sandel, author of the New York Times bestseller “Justice: What's the Right Thing to Do?,” will pose this question at a lecture to be held Tuesday, April 3, starting at 7 p.m., at Saint John's High School. The event is sponsored by the high school's Abdella Center for Ethics, and is […]

Enjoy an evening of sharing and entertainment with Hudson Story Slam

March 28th, 2012

Hudson– Remember that time your neighbor borrowed your lawnmower and never gave it back? How about the time you ran into William Shatner on an airplane? Do you remember sitting on the front porch, exchanging tales with your grandparents about life in the good old days? Everyone has a story – and it's your turn […]

Fred Wood, 71

March 28th, 2012

Denver, Co. – Fred Wood, 71, formerly of the Cordaville section of Southborough, died of cancer Sunday, March 11, 2012, in Denver. Local funeral arrangements are private and under the direction of the Morris Funeral Home of Southborough.

Northborough selectmen discuss top legislative priorities

March 28th, 2012


Northborough – Like every community across the commonwealth, Northborough is facing issues related to taxes, growth and infrastructure needs. At the March 26 Board of Selectmen (BOS) meeting, Town Administrator John Coderre and the board had a chance to share some of those concerns with the town's state legislators.

Complete list of obituaries for March 26 to March 28

March 28th, 2012

Complete list of obituaries for March 26 to March 28 Region – The Community Advocate will post obituaries online (and in print, as space allows) at no charge as a courtesy to our readers. Please send information (and a picture if desired) to tracy@communityadvocate.com. Here is a complete list and links to the individual obituaries […]

Golfers brave cold at Juniper Hill Golf Course

March 28th, 2012

Northborough- On March 12, Juniper Hill Golf Course opened its doors, welcoming a significant number of jubilant golfers taking advantage of unseasonably high temperatures.

“The course is in excellent condition,” said Pro-Shop Assistant Jack Gallagher. “I have been here for 12 years, and it hasn's been this green. It has been terrific with the warm days, but not today – we'se only had two foursomes that are braving 36-degree temperatures [March 27] with pretty tough wind gusts. Hopefully it will warm up by the end of the week.”

Jennifer K. O”Connor, 35

March 28th, 2012

Westborough – Jennifer K. (Hastings) O’Connor, 35, formerly of Auburn, passed away Monday, March 26, 2012 at the Rose Monahan Hospice Residence in Worcester, following a courageous battle with cancer. She leaves her best friend and loving husband of 3-1/2 years, Ryan J. O’Connor; her beloved parents, Terrance J. “Terry” and Martha J. (Rogers) Hastings of Auburn; her sister,

The C.A. picture of the day

March 28th, 2012

Families that create together Shrewsbury – First-grader Rosie Taylor (right) is joined by her brother, Ben, and their cousin, Lily Elworthy, each 4, as they paint designs on mugs while attending Family Night, held March 23 at Coolidge Elementary School. Laurel Knox, proprietor of ClayTime, brought the supplies and helped children in kindergarten through fourth […]

The C.A. six tips of the day for March 28

March 28th, 2012

Region – Today is the anniversary of the worst nuclear power accident in U.S. history – Three Mile Island. The plant was built on a sandbar in the Susquehanna River, just ten miles away from the Pennsylvania state capital of Harrisburg. By the time the crisis was over several days later, 140,000 residents had evacuated […]

Summer Camp Guide, 2012

March 27th, 2012

The 2012 Summer Camp Guide is here.

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