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Classifieds, Aug. 31 edition

August 30th, 2012

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The Classifieds for the Aug. 31 edition are here.

Real Estate ads, Aug. 31 edition

August 30th, 2012

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The Real Estate ads for the Aug. 31 edition are here.

Former Westborough Revere bell installed at Old South Meeting House

August 30th, 2012

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Westborough -?The Boston Preservation Alliance has honored the installation of a rare?1801 Paul Revere bell at Old South Meeting House?with a 2012?Preservation Achievement Award?in the category?Rehabilitation/Restoration Preserving Boston's Architectural or Cultural Heritage. The annual awards honor outstanding achievements in historic preservation and compatible new construction in Boston. Susan Park is the president of Boston Preservation […]

Breaking News – tractor trailer rollover causing delays on I-495 N

August 30th, 2012

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Marlborough – The Mass. State Police released this statement at 2:30 p.m. today:? Currently members of the Massachusetts State Police are on the scene of a Tractor Trailer Rollover on RT 495 NB in Marlborough at the bottom of the ramp from RT 290 EB.? Troopers from the State Police Barracks in Leominster, the Barracks […]

Westborough ready for Election Day

August 30th, 2012

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Westborough – Nancy Yendriga has been Westborough's Town Clerk for nearly two decades so it is safe to say she knows exactly what needs to be done to ensure an election runs smoothly. One of the procedures is to check to make sure the five voting machines (one for each precinct) are in good working order before the actual day of the election.

Josephine L. Nolan, 77

August 30th, 2012

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Westborough – Josephine L. Nolan, 77, of Westborough, died Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2012. Born in Roxbury, a daughter of the late Joseph and Elizabeth MacPhee, she was raised by Daniel R. and Mary V. Keenan. She was a graduate of St. Patrick's High School, Roxbury, where she was a member of the perennial champion CYO […]

Jose A. Fontes, 87

August 30th, 2012

Hudson – Jose A. Fontes, 87, of Hudson, died Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2012 at Marlborough Hills Healthcare Center, surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of 54 years to the late Emilia (Moreira) Fontes, who died in 2008. Jose was born and raised in Santa Maria, the Azores of Portugal, son of […]

Patrick J. Doherty, 92

August 30th, 2012

Hudson – Patrick J. Doherty, 92, of Hudson, died Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2012 at Kindred Transitional Care and Rehabilitation Center in Marlborough, surrounded by his loving family. He is survived by his loving wife of 66 years, Winifred S. (Rocks) Doherty of Hudson. Patrick was born and raised in Ireland, son of the late Berney […]

Sholan Farms: Pick your own apples and buy farm-fresh produce in Leominster

August 30th, 2012


“Sholan Farms is a property of around 167 acres – 28 acres of fruit trees, and an additional 30 acres or so of blueberries, pumpkins, raspberries, summer vegetables, community gardens and hay. The rest is woodland and trails and a 40-acre meadow out back that we maintain as a habitat for nesting birds,” said Mike Meehan, manager of the farm, operated by the nonprofit Friends of Sholan Farms.

The 2012 fall market

August 30th, 2012


By Nancy Russell, Vice President CBRB

Wow, what happened? It seems like Memorial Day was just a few weeks ago and I was just watching the Fourth of July fireworks. However, the stores are filled with parents getting their children ready for the start of the school year, and Halloween decorations are out in some stores. The summer has come and gone!

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