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Shrewsbury soccer players donate to cancer charity

November 30th, 2013

Shrewsbury – Shrewsbury High School (SHS) soccer players recently visited Why Me & Sherry's House to deliver a $1,000 donation on behalf of SHS Varsity Soccer. Team members and their parents held a basket raffle and sold pink bracelets to raise funds on their annual “Pink Night” in October. Why Me & Sherry's House, located […]

Northborough Garden Club showcases Edith Wharton event

November 30th, 2013

Northborough – The Northborough Garden Club recently hosted an event that featured a portrayal of Edith Wharton, known for her novels inspired by time spent in New England and her childhood in New York. Although Wharton's connection to nature at first may not be apparent, she in fact designed gardens and co-authored a landscape design book entitled “Italian Villas and Their Gardens.”

Winter construction update on Burns Bridge project

November 30th, 2013

Shrewsbury – According to a release from the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT), winter construction operations at the Burns Bridge on Route 9 over Lake Quinsigamond will result in changes from normal winter conditions on the lake. Similar to last winter, construction operations will continue throughout the upcoming winter months. The bridge work will be […]

St. Mark's students volunteer in the Dominican Republic

November 30th, 2013

Southborough – For St. Mark's students who will be participating in the “Release the Hero Within: Volunteer with Outreach360” program in the spring, their lives and the children they work with will forever be transformed.

Historical Society scholarship to be awarded for web-based history project

November 30th, 2013

Marlborough – The Marlborough Historical Society announced that its 2014 high school scholarship will be twice the size of prior years and will include projects focused on the creation and distribution of local history through Facebook, Pinterest, Flickr, YouTube, HistoryPin, WhatWasThere, Twitter, Wikipedia, SlideShare, Scribd, Google Maps, SketchUp, and other web-based tools and platforms. The […]

Ice cream and books bring community together

November 30th, 2013

Westborough – Hastings Elementary School was filled with parents and students selecting books and eating ice cream at their annual Book Fair and Ice Cream Social Nov. 14.

IC School welcomes new advancement director

November 30th, 2013

Marlborough – As the new advancement director at Immaculate Conception School (ICS), Sandi Barrett now reports to work where she studied in grades one through eight, and graduated in 1972.

Playing board games bonds intergenerational buddies

November 30th, 2013

Northborough – Many Northborough residents learned more about the community service performed by Pat Cluff when she was named grand marshal of this year's Applefest parade. But anyone connected with Proctor Elementary School is most likely aware of her as the founder of Board Game Buddies (BGB), a monthly program that has been pairing fifth-graders with seniors for 15 years.

Ryan to sign copies of new book at Tatnuck Bookseller Sunday, Dec. 8

November 30th, 2013

Westborough – Author Hank Phillippi Ryan will be signing copies of her new book, “The Wrong Girl” at Tatnuck Bookseller, Sunday, Dec. 8, from 1 – 3 p.m. Last seen in “The Other Woman” trying to overcome her disgrace after being discredited as a journalist, investigative reporter Jane Ryland now returns in “The Wrong Girl” […]

24th Evening of Giving to be held Dec. 5

November 29th, 2013

Marlborough – The 24th Evening of Giving, in support of Roland's House, the Marlborough-Hudson homeless shelter, will be held Thursday, December 5, at the Best Western Royal Plaza Hotel, Route 20 in Marlborough. An elaborate variety of international dishes, as well as popular traditional cooking will be featured, including the popular shrimp and raw bar, […]

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