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Colonel believes decline in vet numbers is cause for concern

November 30th, 2012

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Westborough – “I wish a Vietnam veteran could walk beside me when I come through an airport in uniform and people thank me for my service,” U.S. Air Force Col. Brent French, of Westborough, said. “They never got the recognition for their sacrifices as we do today.

The C.A. six tips of the day for Nov. 30

November 30th, 2012

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Region – Today is Friday, Nov. 30, the 335th day of 2012.

On this day in 1982, the album “Thriller” was released by Michael Jackson.

On this day in 2004, Jeopardy!'s all-time champion, Ken Jennings, finally lost, after a record 74 wins.

Making way for St. Mary's Credit Union

November 29th, 2012

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Westborough – A Friendly's restaurant that has been closed for the past year was demolished today to make room for the new St. Mary's Credit Union Westborough branch. The site, located on Route 9, across from the McDonald's restaurant on Route 30,has been shuttered since October 2011 by the Friendly's Corporation. Westborough officials approved a […]

Mill Pond students helping Worcester animal shelter

November 29th, 2012

Fifth-grade teacher Kristen Kilpatrick (left) cuddles a kitten that is being fostered by Karen Yeowell's family.

Westborough – The fifth-grade teachers at Mill Pond School often use a variety of techniques to teach lessons, including inviting guest speakers in. Although the kids were certainly friendly and respectful to Karen Yeowell when she came to speak to them Nov. 9, even Yeowell would have to agree that there was no way she could captivate the children's full attention that day. That's because of who she brought along to the school with her that day – five adorable eight-week-old kittens.

Classifieds, Nov. 30 edition

November 29th, 2012

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The Classifieds for the Nov. 30 edition are here.

Dining Guide, Nov. 30 edition

November 29th, 2012

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The Dining Guide for the Nov. 30 edition is here.

Real Estate ads, Nov. 30 edition

November 29th, 2012

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The Real Estate ads for the Nov. 30 edition are here.

Corridor Nine Chamber awards $6,449 in mini-grants to educators

November 29th, 2012


Westborough – At its membership breakfast held Nov. 27 with nearly 200 members and guests in attendance, the Corridor Nine Area Chamber of Commerce awarded 19 mini-grants to educators totaling $6,449.92.? Grants were awarded for special and worthy projects that benefit students from kindergarten to grade 12. The Chamber's mini-grant program is designed to support […]

Second Saturday effort puts love into action

November 29th, 2012

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By Joan F. Simoneau, Community Reporter Marlborough/Hudson – For the past five years, hundreds of volunteers have joined together to serve people in the Marlborough-Hudson area who are in need of a variety of services – yard work, handyman work, household moves, cooking or light housekeeping. They gather at Grace Baptist Church, 353 River St. […]

Marlborough council approves Quest Diagnostics tax-financing deal

November 29th, 2012

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Marlborough – The City Council unanimously approved a 15-year tax financing package for Quest Diagnostics at its Nov. 26 meeting.

Quest is seeking to lease 200,000 square feet of space at 200 Forest St., a location known over the years for housing RCA, Digital Equipment Corporation, Compaq and Hewlett Packard.

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