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Shrewsbury comes together to honor veterans

May 29th, 2013

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Shrewsbury – On Memorial Day, May 27, the town of Shrewsbury came together to honor its veterans. Photos/Bridget O’Connor          

Foam and Textiles Recycling Event to be held Saturday, June 1

May 29th, 2013

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Shrewsbury – A Foam and Textiles recycling event will be held at the Floral Street School, 57 Floral St., from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., Saturday, June 1. The event, hosted by the Floral Street School PTO and Shrewsbury Recycles, is open to all, including non-residents. Foam will be collected for $1 per bag or […]

Southborough Library to host Kim Smith and The Pollinator Garden

May 29th, 2013

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Southborough – On Tuesday, June 4, starting at 7 p.m., the Southborough Library will host author, illustrator, and designer Kim Smith as she presents a stunning slide show and informative lecture, The Pollinator Garden, sponsored by the Southborough Open Land Foundation. Our pollinator species are very much at risk. We can help out by planting […]

Bernadette Holbrook, 65

May 29th, 2013

Obit Bernadette Holbrook

Groton – Bernadette (Alavosius) Holbrook, 65, of Groton, died peacefully Monday, May 27, 2013 at Marlborough Hills Healthcare Center after an eight-year battle with Alzheimer's disease. She leaves her husband, Alan, and her two children, Matthew and Abbey, and her sister, Carolyn Richards; her sister's children, Julian and Lauren; her brother, Mark Alavosius and his […]

Westborough children's author Diane White to appear at Tatnuck Saturday, June 1

May 29th, 2013

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Westborough – Westborough resident and author Diane White will be at Tatnuck Bookseller Saturday, June 1, 1 to 3 p.m. to sign copies of her new children's book, “A Locket of Love.” Geared toward children ages 3-6, it's a sweet and thought- provoking story of a family of ocean mussels that help and support each […]

Annual golf tournament fundraiser in memory of beloved coach

May 28th, 2013

Leo Murray (Photo/submitted)

Shrewsbury – During his 14 years coaching the Shrewsbury High School (SHS) Golf Team, Leo Murray was credited for helping lead the SHS Colonials golf team to numerous league and district championships, and the Division 1 State Championship in 2009. He was also described as an outstanding role model and mentor in the SHS community as well as an active member of the Shrewsbury Athletic Boosters Committee, serving as chair of the annual golf tournament.

Fourth annual SJL motorcycle ride

May 28th, 2013

Marlborough-The 2013 SJL Memorial Scholarship Fund Motorcycle Ride, in memory of Shawna Jean Larassa, will be held Saturday, August 10, beginning at the Moose Lodge, 67 Fitchburg St. Registration opens at 9:30 a.m. with the ride starting promptly at 11 a.m. The cost is $20 per rider, $10 per passenger, and $10 for walk-ins and […]

Local residents graduate from Curry College

May 28th, 2013

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Region- Matthew Grossman of Westborough and Michael Manor of Northborough received degrees May 19 from Curry College in Milton.

SouthboroughTown Scholarships awarded

May 28th, 2013

Southborough's Town Scholarship recipients (Photo/submitted)

Southborough-Eight Southborough students were awarded scholarships from the Southborough Town Scholarship Committee.This year, scholarships were awarded to Michael Araujo, Luke Serra, Rachael Guilford, Scott Howard, Alexa Williams, Matthew Barnes, Emily Stevenson, and Jack St. Andre. The committee, founded in 1987, evaluates applications and awards scholarships to deserving Southborough High School seniors and undergraduates. The committee […]

Local student make dean's list at WPI

May 28th, 2013


Region-The following local residents were among 1,340 students from Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) in Worcester named to the dean's list for the spring 2013 semester: Noor Ali of Northborough, Lauren Harris of Westborough, Benjamin Owusu-Ansah of Shrewsbury, Mung Wong of Westborough. Michael Burns of Shrewsbury, Justin Hess of Shrewsbury, Brian Hetherman of Westborough, Sean Kelly […]

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