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Library proponent misleads Town Meeting on debt ceiling

October 31st, 2013

To the Editor: Vote NO on Tuesday November 5. Live Within Our Means. The proposed library was considered at the October 21 town meeting. A speaker favoring the project claimed Shrewsbury can afford the too big, too costly $23,000,000 proposed library because the town is at only 50 percent of its debt ceiling – the […]

Shrewsbury School Committee supports library project

October 31st, 2013

To the Editor: On October 23rd the Shrewsbury School Committee voted unanimously to support the Shrewsbury Public Library building project.? Strong partnership between our public library and public schools enhances student learning.? The proposed library project will provide improved study and gathering spaces for students of all ages as well as improved technology services.? Enhanced […]

Marlborough voters in Wards 2 and 5 to elect new councilors

October 31st, 2013

Marlborough – Voters in Wards 2 and 5 will be electing new councilors when they go to the polls Tuesday, Nov. 5. For the third time in the past 10 years, Paul Ferro and Robert Page are seeking the Ward 2 Council seat. Page served for two years and lost to Ferro in 2003. Ferro held the seat until 2012 when he was outvoted by Rich Jenkins who is not running this year as he has moved out of the ward.

Marlborough: Yoga classes at the Senior Center

October 31st, 2013

Gentle Hatha Yoga is available Tuesdays, from 9 – 9:45 a.m., while Gentle Chair Yoga is held Tuesdays, from 10 – 10:45 a.m., and Strengthening Chair Yoga Fridays, from 9 – 10 a.m. Call Marlborough Senior Center at 508-485-6492 to register. The yoga classes offer mindful movements coordinated to your breathing. Yoga strengthens bones and […]

Westborough student summoned on drug and alcohol-related charges

October 31st, 2013

Westborough – Police Chief Alan Gordon released this statement this morning: On 10/30/13, at approximately 9:47 AM, the Westborough Police received information from the administration at the Westborough High School reporting suspicious activity in the student parking lot. The administration has been observing a male student and two female students entering a parked vehicle on […]

Fall 2013 Business Guide

October 31st, 2013

Here is the Fall 2013 Business Guide:

Ruth E. Upham, 79

October 31st, 2013

Hudson – Ruth E. (Frost) Upham, 79, of Hudson, died Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013 at her residence, surrounded by her loving family. She was the beloved wife of 49 years to the late Herbert A. Upham, who died in 2005. Ruth was born in Natick, daughter of the late Edward M. and Mabelle I. (Greenslade) […]

Business briefs, Nov. 1 edition

October 31st, 2013

News from Judy A. Hermans School of Dance Shrewsbury – This past summer, 22 dancers from Judy A. Hermans School of Dance performed at Hershey Park in Pennsylvania. This was the dance studio's first time performing on a Hershey Park stage. In July 2014, JAH Dance will be heading to Walt Disney World, Orlando to […]

Is your credit report accurate?

October 31st, 2013

By Elaine Quigley, Realtor, CBR, CRS, GRI, Prudential Prime Properties

You just found out your mortgage interest rate from your lender and it's much higher than advertised rates. You know your credit is better than that so why is it costing you more than it should to buy a home?

Miles, smiles and high heels for Michaella

October 30th, 2013

Hudson – About 175 friends, relatives and supportive townspeople gathered Oct. 26 to remember Michaella Libby, a 2010 Hudson High School (HHS) graduate who died in January 2012 at age 20. The occasion was the second annual Miles and Smiles for Michaella, a three-mile walk beginning and ending at Morgan Bowl. While a sophomore at the University of Maryland majoring in public health, she tutored inner-city children in Washington, D.C., and volunteered for Students Helping Honduras.

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