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Northborough ‘cleans up’

By Jeff Slovin, Contributing Writer

Judy Wilson, Kathy Ledoux, Ron Ledoux, and Fran Warren at Northborough’s annual Louise Houle Town Cleanup Day, sponsored by the Northborough Community Affairs Committee and Northborough Women's Club (Kathy and Jim are children of Louise Houle)

Judy Wilson, Kathy Ledoux, Ron Ledoux, and Fran Warren at Northborough’s annual Louise Houle Town Cleanup Day, sponsored by the Northborough Community Affairs Committee and Northborough Women’s Club (Kathy and Jim are children of Louise Houle)

Northborough – Over 175 volunteers picked up trash and other debris at 55 sites throughout Northborough April 27 during the Louise Houle Town Cleanup Day. Volunteers were treated to a cookout after the cleanup was done.

Houle, a longtime community volunteer who created this annual event over 25 years ago, passed away in 2010. The event was sponsored by the Northborough Community Affairs Committee and Northborough Woman’s Club.

Photos/Jeff Slovin

(l to r) Kathy Ledoux, Ron Ledoux and Jim Houle

(l to r) Kathy Ledoux, Ron Ledoux and Jim Houle

 (l to r) David Gillingham, Tony Bianchi, Chandler Lavalle and Clayton Budz of Northborough Cub Scout Pack 25 Den 6 pick up trash along Crawford St.

(l to r) David Gillingham, Tony Bianchi, Chandler Lavalle and Clayton Budz of Northborough Cub Scout Pack 25 Den 6 pick up trash along Crawford St.

Northborough Selectman Jeff Amberson, Community Affairs Committee Kair Tucker and Town Moderator Fred George work the grills at the cookout.

Northborough Selectman Jeff Amberson, Community Affairs Committee Kair Tucker and Town Moderator Fred George work the grills at the cookout.

Volunteers are treated to a cookout following the clean up.

Volunteers are treated to a cookout following the clean up.

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