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Selectmen approve pancreatic cancer fundraiser

February 28th, 2013

Westborough – The Board of Selectmen approved the 4th Annual 5K/10K race to benefit the Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research during its Feb. 26 meeting.

Selectmen discuss sign bylaws

February 28th, 2013


Northborough – The Board of Selectmen continued its discussion on proposed changes to the town's sign bylaws with several other town officials during its Feb. 25 meeting. The proposed amendments, which will be on the warrant for the Monday, April 22, Annual Town Meeting, will first be discussed during a Planning Board public hearing Tuesday, March 3.

Learning taekwondo after school

February 28th, 2013

Northborough – First-grader Nolan McCurley practices a high kick during the Feb. 25 session of Taekwondo, an after-school program offered by Northborough Recreation at Zeh Elementary School. Certified instructor Ken Hayes led the six-week program for students in kindergarten through third grade. Photo/Ed Karvoski Jr.

Shrewsbury's SAMiAM uses hip hop as outlet

February 28th, 2013

Shrewsbury – While attending St. John's High School, Sam Burr (class of 2007) was the quarterback of the football team, member of the Student Activities Council and a mentor through the Big Brother Big Sister program. Now, he's a “gangster rapper.”

Tea for two

February 28th, 2013

Marlborough – (back, l to r) Cindy Carr and Betty Parker join their grandsons (front, l to r) Tucker and Parker Holcomb, 5-year-old twin brothers, at the “Someone I Love Tea Party,” held Feb. 27 at the Happy Hours Preschool, located in the Pleasant Street Clubhouse of the Boys & Girls Clubs of MetroWest. Each […]

Local author inspires with “The Spirit Within”

February 28th, 2013

Marlborough – “How we are connected to God, each other and all things” is the theme of a book, “The Spirit Within” written by author Paul Pacific. The Marlborough resident is also a motivational speaker who spreads his inspiring message of personal empowerment in schools, on television, radio and media interviews all over the United States.

Shrewsbury resident to sponsor Easter Seals benefit

February 28th, 2013

Worcester, MA – Susan Mitchell, of Shrewsbury, and a team of her family and friends will be sponsoring “We Can! an Evening of Comedy and Song” Saturday, March 9, to benefit Easter Seals services for people with disabilities. The event will be held at SAC Park, 438 Lake St., in Shrewsbury, with doors opening at […]

Real estate ads, March 1 edition

February 28th, 2013

Here are the real estate ads for the March 1 edition

Classifieds, March 1 edition

February 28th, 2013

Here are the classified ads for the March 1 edition

Patrick announces new online tool to promote tax proposal

February 28th, 2013

Region – Governor Deval Patrick released a statement Feb. 27 that outlined details via an online map, he said, that demonstrates “in real terms, what investing in growth and opportunity will mean for their communities.” “This tool will help people see exactly what to expect in their own backyard as part of the investments we'se […]

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