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HYPE9 ‘cans’ hunger

March 29th, 2013

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Westborough – Members of HYPE9, the young professionals group of the Corridor Nine Area Chamber of Commerce, held a “can” collection at their March 29 “Brew Before Nine” networking event at Tatnuck Bookseller. 175 food items, which will be donated to the Worcester County Food Bank, were collected. In October, HYPE9 members spent the day [...]

Beausoleil honored by United Way

March 29th, 2013

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Region – Marlborough resident Debbie Beausoleil was honored by the United Way of Tri-County at an event held March 28 at the Sheraton Framingham as the MetroWest/495 Corridor Volunteer of the Year. The breakfast gathering, titled “Be Bold,” was a way to honor the organization’s many dedicated supporters and volunteers, according to a press release. [...]

Children share Easter crafts with seniors

March 29th, 2013

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Shrewsbury – First-grade students from St. Mary’s Parish gave back to the community by creating Easter-themed bookmarks with senior citizens at Shrewsbury Nursing and Rehabilitation Center (SNRC) March 16. Shrewsbury High School students and sisters Erin, 14, and Meghan Kean, 17, also helped make crafts as part of the “Adopt a Grandparent” club.

The children and seniors decorated the felt bookmarks with pastel-colored doves, stars, and crosses. Trish Cook, their religious education teacher, explained why she picked Easter-themed bookmarks instead of St. Patrick’s Day crafts.

Shrewsbury High to perform ‘Legally Blonde’

March 29th, 2013

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Shrewsbury – The cast of Shrewsbury High School’s Spring Musical “Legally Blond” rehearses a scene. From left to right,  Nick Silverio as Emmett, Umbreen Majid as Enid, Blair Drummey as Vivienne, Edden Nativ (kneeling) Elle Woods, Sierra Decatur as Brooke, Haley Lapomardo as Paulette and Erik Olson as Kyle the UPS guy. The show opens [...]

Evangelino Ottaviano, 85

March 29th, 2013

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Shrewsbury/South Dennis – Evangelino “Vangy” Ottaviano, 85, of Shrewsbury and South Dennis passed away unexpectedly Tuesday March 26, 2013 at home. Vangy was born in Worcester, a son of Italian immigrants Evangelino and Agnes (Stranieri) Ottaviano. He graduated from the High School of Commerce, and joined the U.S. Navy during World War II to serve [...]

Collins named as new Assabet Valley superintendent

March 29th, 2013

Region -  Patrick Collins has been named as the new superintendent of the Assabet Valley Regional Vocational School District. Collins, the district’s current assistant superintendent/business director, will be taking over for Mary Jo Nawrocki, who will be retiring June 30. According to a press release from the district, Collins came to Assabet in 2007 from [...]

Cosmo D. Fabrizio, 94

March 29th, 2013

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Plymouth – Cosmo D. “Gus” Fabrizio, 94, of Plymouth and formerly of Southborough, died Monday, March 25, 2013. He was the husband of the late Louise (Pessolano) Fabrizio, who passed away in 2008. Born in New York City, he was the son of the late Joseph and Anna (Nicoletti) Fabrizio. Gus was a World War [...]

Author to discuss new ‘Whitey Bulger’ book at Tatnuck Sat., March 30

March 29th, 2013

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Westborough – For decades, tales of the legendary South Boston organized crime figure James “Whitey” Bulger have been told in newspapers, on talk radio and in private conversations. In their new book, “Whitey Bulger: America’s Most Wanted Gangster and the Manhunt that Brought Him to Justice,” authors Kevin Cullen and Shelley Murphy detail the astonishing [...]

Shrewsbury library celebrates ‘Holi’

March 29th, 2013

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Shrewsbury – Shrewsbury Public Library hosted its second annual Spring Multicultural Festival March 23 with Bollywood and Indian folk dances. The dances were performed by students from the Shaila School of Dance as well as students of teacher Kalaimangai Anbalagan. The event celebrated “Holi, the Festival of Colors,” which signifies the start of spring in India.

Home Instead Senior Care: Helping families cope with Alzheimer’s, dementia

March 29th, 2013

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Northborough—Support groups, training and experienced care are all available to families dealing with a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia through Home Instead Senior Care, an agency providing long-term and short-term in-home care.

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