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September 29th, 2012


Algonquin Regional High School has a reputation for being a top-notch high school that offers its students challenging courses as well as a myriad of elective courses.? The wide variety of elective courses offer students an opportunity to experience a well-rounded education as well as prepare them for life after high school. Thanks to a […]

Westborough Rotary hopes to donate equipment to park

September 28th, 2012

Town officials and neighbors oppose a measure that would allow an exercise circuit and pavilion to be donated to the Veterans Freedom Park. (Photo/Bonnie Adams)

Westborough – Since 2009 many Westborough residents have enjoyed using the town's beautiful Veterans Freedom Park. The 22-acre park, located at 169A West Main St., includes walking trails that connect to the town's network of trails known as the “Charm Bracelet,” access to Mill Pond, and a cross country trail.

Wayland welcomes Habitat for Humanity with Oct. 20 benefit event

September 28th, 2012

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Wayland – Habitat for Humanity (MetroWest/Greater Worcester) is combining delicious foods and beverages from local food purveyors and businesses for an evening of fun Saturday, Oct. 20 to raise money for its local build project in Wayland. Wayland Welcomes Habitat for Humanity, the kickoff fund raising event for Habitat for Humanity's Wayland build, will be […]

Details for Spirit of Shrewsbury weekend

September 28th, 2012

Shrewsbury - The Shrewsbury High School Speech and Debate Team brings lots of character and a few umbrellas to the 16th annual Spirit of Shrewsbury Fall Festival Parade, held downtown Oct. 2.   Photo/Ed Karvoski Jr.

Shrewsbury – Here are some details on the Spirit of Shrewsbury events that will be held this weekend: Saturday, Sept 29 – Kids” free pancake breakfast and Fishing Derby to be held at the Shrewsbury Sportsman Club, 304 Boylston Street, Route 140?North. Breakfast will be from 7 to a.m. to 8 a.m. and the Fishing […]

Hillside School Farm in Marlborough continues to grow

September 28th, 2012

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Marlborough – About 140 boys in grades five through nine are learning in a unique environment, including a greenhouse and a barn filled with animals at the Hillside School Farm. To varying degrees, a farm has been an integral part of the school since it was founded in 1901 in Greenwich, Mass., then moved to its current location in Marlborough in 1927, and into the 2012-2013 school year.

Tony Funches rocks the Southborough Senior Center

September 28th, 2012

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By Sue Wambolt, Contributing Writer   Southborough – Tony Funches, former lead vocalist for the “50s group “The Platters,” entertains an enthusiastic crowd with music and humor at the Southborough Senior Center, Sept. 26. Seniors swayed, clapped and danced along as Fuentes serenaded them with a collection of early Rock “n Roll music. [nggallery id=9 […]

Westborough boys’ golf remains undefeated

September 28th, 2012

Westborough High School's Mike Rodenbush gets out of the bunker nicely during a match against Hudson High School.

Westborough – Undefeated Westborough High School (WHS) hosted Hudson High School (HHS) for a golf match on Sep 27 at Westborough Country Club in Westborough.? The first foursome consisted of top golfer Mike Rodenbush and Nick Ross (WHS) against Pat Cadden and Andrew St. Denis (HHS).? Rodenbush shot a 1-under 35 to win his match […]

Designer Jewelers: Westborough jeweler offers wide variety of styles, pricing

September 28th, 2012


Westborough – From a broad selection of wedding rings to custom-designed pieces to a simple silver bangle or trendy bead bracelet, Designer Jewelers meets the needs of jewelry shoppers in a relaxed store environment.

Marlborough girls’ volleyball dominates Hudson

September 28th, 2012

Hudson High School senior Laura Hydro has the ball compress on her arms as she returns serve during their match against Marlborough High School.

Hudson – The Hudson High School (HHS) girls” volleyball team hosted the defending state champions Marlborough High School (MHS) Sept. 27 in Hudson.? Despite losing a number of last year's seniors, MHS still dominated the match, sweeping HHS 25-11, 25-12, and 25-15 to win 3-0. (Photos/Chris Wraight)

Carla J. Coggins, 43

September 28th, 2012

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Marlborough – Carla J. Coggins, 43, of Marlborough, died Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012 at her residence, surrounded by her loving family, after a long illness. She leaves her loving daughter, Mikayla Coggins of Marlborough. Carla was born and raised in Marlborough, daughter of the late Roger Coggins and survived by her mother, Helen (Wagner) Coggins […]

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