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New warning system aims to reduce truck-bridge collisions

May 30th, 2014

Westborough – In the latest effort to address the ongoing problem of large trucks attempting to pass under the low railroad bridge on Route 30, Westborough's Board of Selectmen voted at their meeting May 27 to award a $35,000 contract to erect a new warning system. The new system will use pole-mounted lasers on either […]

Westborough Youth & Family Services welcomes new Hot Summer Nights coordinator

May 30th, 2014

Westborough – Lauren Cavicchi has been hired as Westborough Youth & Family Services” new Hot Summer Nights coordinator. She recently graduated with a Master's degree in education from Merrimack College. She previously worked at Lawrence High School as an advisor and tutor and created new and innovative programs for the students. Also, Cavicchi has done […]

Hudson's young scientists meet President Obama at White House

May 29th, 2014

Hudson – President Barack Obama's basketball skills might improve after meeting three eighth-graders from Hudson High School at the fourth White House Science Fair held May 27. Their project examined the science behind scoring the perfect basketball shot. It was one of 30 notable science projects from students nationwide.

Moe's brings its southwestern flavors to Westborough

May 29th, 2014

Westborough – “Welcome to Moe's!” That traditional greeting is shouted to all customers upon entering Moe's Southwestern Grill. Accompanying the excited call to diners is the scent of freshly simmered meat, spices, and the steaming and grilling of tortillas. There's a new hot spot for southwestern flavors, and it's in Westborough at the new Moe's Southwestern Grill which opened May 1 on the corner of Route 9 and Otis Street.

Classifieds, May 23 edition

May 29th, 2014

Home renovation – Do it yourself or hire a pro?

May 29th, 2014

By Karen Scopetski, V.P. Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

Do you find yourself watching HGTV and feeling empowered to take on home improvement projects on your own? If so, you'se not the only one. According to Bankrate (www.bankrate.com/finance/money-guides/hire-a-pro-or-play-the-pro-a-diy-dilemma-1.aspx), “the do-it-yourself, or DIY, trend has been fueled by the ease in finding project information. With home improvement television shows, home store seminars and the Internet bringing how-to's right to the workbench, opportunities to learn abound.”

Pets Gone Healthy: Marlborough store celebrates nine years of personal service

May 29th, 2014

Marlborough??”Sandie and Ken Wheeler believe that friendly and personal service and a warm relationship with their customers is as important as the natural pet products they sell in Pets Gone Healthy, their specialty store on the Marlborough-Northborough town line.

Shrewsbury parents support schools” music and theatre programs

May 28th, 2014

Shrewsbury – When Bonnie Narcisi began as the Shrewsbury district director of music 16 years ago, a group of four parents helped support the program. Since then, theatre became more integrated into the curriculum. Concurrently, more parents became involved. Now in its 59th year, the Shrewsbury Schools Music/Theatre Association (SSMA) has 15 members with additional volunteers assisting them.

The signs tell the historical story

May 28th, 2014

Marlborough – The city of Marlborough tells the history of its families by the names of its streets, street corners and squares. Over the years Marlborough has honored its citizens by naming parts of the city after them.

Westborough hikes to showcase trail upgrades

May 28th, 2014

Westborough – On Saturday, June 7, the Westborough Land Trust will hold two hikes. Celebrate the progress on the Charm Bracelet with a 10-mile hike from Minuteman Park to the MBTA station and Hoccomocco Pond from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. It has been 10 years since the last 10-mile hike, and much has improved. […]

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