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Fresh Air Fund celebrates 137th summer of brightening lives

April 28th, 2013

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Region – The Fresh Air Fund will celebrate its 137th summer of serving NYC children this year. The Fresh Air Fund, an independent, not-for-profit agency, has provided free summer vacations to more than 1.7 million New York City children from low-income communities since 1877. Fresh Air children experience simple pleasures like running barefoot through the […]

Classified ads, April 26 edition

April 27th, 2013

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Here are the classified ads for the April 26 edition

Real estate ads, April 26 edition

April 27th, 2013

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Here are the real estate ads for the April 26 edition

Southborough: Summer Concert series continues

April 27th, 2013

  The Summer Concert Series presented by Southborough Recreation and Southborough Youth and Family Services continues. Each concert will start at 6 p.m. on the Neary School lawn near the tennis courts, 53 Parkerville Rd. Schedule: July 25 New City Cowboys (new Nashville sound), Aug. 8 Walter Crockett and the Wannabee Wabbits (Americana – deft, […]

Children grow into gardening

April 27th, 2013

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Northborough – Cohen Maxwell, 5, completes planting seeds while attending a “Grow into Gardening” workshop,?held April 17 in the Children's Program Room of the Northborough Free Library. Children also heard the story “Eddie's Garden and How to Make Things Grow” read by Ann Marie Pilch, the education director at Tower Hill Botanic Garden in Boylston. […]

Playing party games

April 27th, 2013

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Shrewsbury – (l to r) Joe Maguire, Lou Kern, Sheila Bissonnette and Mona Berman test their trivia skill with Mr. DJ's Hollywood Quiz Show during the ninth annual “Everybody's Birthday Party,” held April 16 at the Shrewsbury Senior Center to celebrate everyone's birthday regardless of what date they were born. Sponsored by the Friends of […]

Northborough jeweler creates charm to help marathon victims

April 27th, 2013

Julie Booras has created the "Boston Strong" charm to help those affected by the victims of the Boston Marathon. 

Northborough ?Julie Booras, the owner of Northborough-based business Heart and Stone Jewelry, would like to help support those affected by the recent Boston Marathon tragedy.

Full Throttle Marine and More celebrates grand opening

April 27th, 2013

Brett Marcimo (l), the owner of Full Throttle and More and state Rep. Matthew Beaton, R-Shrewsbury, cut the ribbon at the grand opening of the shop.  
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Shrewsbury- Full Throttle Marine and More, a new boat and marine craft repair service, held its official grand opening April 21. The shop's owner, Brett Marcimo, assisted by state Rep. Matthew Beaton, R-Shrewsbury, cut a red ribbon to signify the business is now open. “It was a great day today with all my family, friends […]

SYFS interns spruce up building to say thanks

April 27th, 2013

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Shrewsbury – Seven Shrewsbury Youth and Family Services (SYFS) graduate-level interns from two colleges painted the nonprofit's hallway and one office April 6 as a way to offer thanks to the organization for the knowledge and experience they gained while working there.

St. Mary's Parish holds first Day of Service

April 27th, 2013

(l to r) Eliana, Gary, Sophia, and Meredith Buono wait to start their service at Prospect Park. 
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Shrewsbury – The Stewardship Ministry at St. Mary's Parish held the first Day of Service April 20 to allow parishioners to “live out their faith as stewards of God's many blessings,” according to the day's organizers. Approximately 300 volunteers worked on service projects for three to four hours at locations in Shrewsbury and Worcester.

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