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Selectmen discuss fiscal study group

May 31st, 2013


Shrewsbury – At the May 28 Shrewsbury Board of Selectmen's meeting, the members discussed reviving a fiscal study group to seek new avenues to revenue while cutting expenses.

All-night celebration a success

May 31st, 2013

Hudson ? Hudson High School Home & School Association held an all-night celebration for juniors May 18 at the Wayside Racquet and Swim Club. HHS juniors and guests enjoyed tennis, racquetball, wallyball, swimming, a performance by hypnotist Dan Candell, an inflatable obstacle course, gladiator joust, DJ, and photo booth provided by Crystal Entertainment. The association […]

Recycling day for electronics, applicances, bicycles

May 31st, 2013


Hudson – An Electronics and Appliance Recycle Day will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, June 15 at the Saint Michael Parish parking lot, 198 Main St. The following items will be accepted: electronics such as computers, scanners, copiers, DVD players, and stereos ($5); appliances, such as dishwashers, dryers, stoves, air conditioners, […]

Marlborough library meeting and election

May 31st, 2013


Marlborough – The Friends of the Marlborough Public Library will hold its annual meeting and election of officers Thursday, June 13, at the Jacobs Hall, Masonic Temple, 208 Main St. At 6 p.m., there will be a social hour, with dinner served at 7 p.m. by Tasty Home Cookin” Catering. There is a full-service cash […]

Special voter registration in Westborough

May 31st, 2013


Westborough – There will be a Special Voter Registration session Wednesday, June 5, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. in the Town Clerk's Office, 34 W. Main St. This session is for anyone who is not a registered voter in Westborough and is a U.S. citizen and 18 years old by June 25. This session […]

Marlborough-Hudson Relay for Life

May 31st, 2013

Marlborough/Hudson – The 15th annual American Cancer Society Relay for Life of Marlboro-Hudson is scheduled for Friday, June 7, at Ghiloni Park in Marlborough. The event begins at 5 p.m. with a survivor reception. Official opening ceremonies begin at 6 p.m. There will be live entertainment, music, food, fun and games for the whole family. […]

American flag retirement ceremony held during Scout Day

May 31st, 2013

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Hudson – As part of Scout Day, the Hudson Girl Scouts will be conducting an American Flag Retirement Ceremony Saturday, June 1, at 2 p.m. at the Hudson Elks, 99 Park St. This ceremony is open to the public and any American flags in need of retirement can be brought to the Hudson Elks that […]

Award-winning Floral Street School continues to “go green”

May 31st, 2013

Second-graders assemble on the nature trail for instruction from their teacher, Kara Frankian, during the seventh annual "Floral Goes Green." (Photo/Ed Karvoski Jr.)

Shrewsbury – Equipped with an outdoor classroom, Floral Street Elementary School has focused on environmental education since it opened in 1997. Grants were awarded to create raised gardens, explore the adjacent wetlands and develop a nature trail in the woods behind the school. Kara Frankian, a first- and second-grade teacher, has been spearheading the development of the trail from the start.

Shrewsbury Youth and Family Services welcomes new director

May 31st, 2013

Terry Cassidy, new executive director of Shrewsbury Youth and Family Services (Photo/Ed Karvoski Jr.)

Shrewsbury/Hudson – Hudson resident Terry Cassidy has been hired as the new executive director of Shrewsbury Youth and Family Services (SYFS), a nonprofit social service agency. She brings to the position her clinical expertise and 15 years of executive leadership in nonprofit administration. A licensed independent clinical social worker, Cassidy received her bachelor's degree in social work from Salem State College and a master's degree from Boston University.

Algonquin students use green thumbs to promote green living

May 31st, 2013

As members of the Algonquin Regional High School environmental club, Naeema Ahmed, Will Corwin and Jillian Rizzitano work to integrate environmental initiatives into the school. (Photo/Sue Wambolt)

Northborough/Southborough – While the academic school year is wrapping up, Algonquin Regional High School (ARHS) culinary students and a group of students from the world language department have just begun preparing the school's Serenity Garden for planting.

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