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Marlborough Foundation aids city’s seniors

January 8th, 2013

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Marlborough – Thomas Kamatris (right), treasurer of the Marlborough Foundation, presents social worker Susan Maki (left) with a check of $750 to help support the programs and services the Marlborough Senior Center provides to Marlborough residents over age 60. Photo/submitted

Democrats to hold caucus in Hudson

January 8th, 2013

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Hudson – Registered Democrats in Hudson will be holding a caucus at the Hudson Fire Department Headquarters, 296 Cox St., Saturday, Feb. 9, at 1:15 p.m. to elect nine delegates and three alternates to the 2013 Massachusetts Democratic Convention. Delegates will be divided equally between men and women. Delegates to the 2013 Massachusetts Democratic Party [...]

Brian Coutinho awarded rank of Eagle Scout

January 8th, 2013

Brian Coutinho (right) is sworn in as an Eagle Scout. (Photo/submitted)

Westborough – Westborough Boy Scout Troop 100 has awarded the prestigious rank of Eagle Scout to Brian Coutinho. The Eagle Court of Honor ceremony was held at St. Luke’s Church in Westborough. The rank of Eagle, Scouting’s highest rank, is recognized throughout the world as an especially significant achievement. Brian is a young man of [...]

Karina Masri named to Loomis Chaffee School Honor Roll

January 8th, 2013

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Windsor, Conn. – Karina  Masri, a  junior from  Southborough, has recently been named to the  Honor Roll for the winter term at The Loomis Chaffee School.

Marlborough welcomes six new Police Officers

January 8th, 2013

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Marlborough – Six officers recently appointed to the Marlborough Police Department received a standing ovation and warm welcome from the City Council at its Jan. 7 meeting.

In a communication to councilors, Mayor Arthur Vigeant said he was “enormously pleased with the caliber of these men and women” and asked the council to join him in wishing the new members of the department a long and successful career serving and protecting the community.

Marlborough Savings Bank announces promotions

January 8th, 2013

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Marlborough – Marlborough Savings Bank (MSB) has announced the following four promotions: Ellen W. Dorian to Executive Vice President of Retail Banking. Her responsibilities include strategic planning, marketing, human resources, branch administration and wealth management. A Trustee of the Board of Directors for Employment Options, Inc. and a member of the Massachusetts Bankers Association Public [...]

Westborough in discussion for commuter shuttle

January 8th, 2013

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Westborough – For those in Westborough looking for an alternative to driving their own cars into Boston, the MBTA’s commuter rail on Smith Parkway is a great alternative. But if one wishes to take the train into Westborough and then travel to a local business, there are only a few options to get them to their destination. They must have someone pick them up or call a taxi.

After 53 years, Brown’s TV & Appliances to close

January 8th, 2013

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Northborough – After over five decades, an iconic local family-owned business, Brown’s TV & Appliances, will be shutting its doors at the end of January. For father Frank Jr. and sons Frank III and David, the decision to do so was difficult, but one they felt was best for their family.

Elsie L. Decoteau, 89

January 8th, 2013

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Shrewsbury – Elsie L. (Oster) Decoteau, 89 of Shrewsbury, died Monday, Jan. 7, 2013 in the Shrewsbury Nursing Home, after an illness. Her husband, Arthur E. Decoteau, died in 1998. Elsie is survived by her sister, Alice Sampson of Shrewsbury, and five nieces and a nephew. She was preceded in death by her sisters, Lillian [...]

Glen B. Umphrey, 93

January 8th, 2013

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Shrewsbury – Glen B. Umphrey, of Shrewsbury, died at home with his family gathered by his side Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013. He was 93. A famous quote of Abraham Lincoln reads, “Live a good life….for in the end it’s not the years in the life it’s the life in the years.” Glen was blessed with [...]

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