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SpencerBANK raises money for breast cancer awareness

October 31st, 2014

Region – SpencerBANK recently participated in Lee National Denim Day to benefit the American Cancer Society. With October being Breast Cancer Awareness Month, employees raised $500 to support the fight against breast cancer. Employees were encouraged to donate $5 or more and, in return, were allowed to wear jeans for the day. “When the opportunity […]

Westborough graduates receive scholarships

October 31st, 2014

Westborough – The Westborough Civic Club recently awarded scholarships to five graduating Westborough High School students: Mia Natale, Franck Chang, Mark Schoen, Catherine Martin and Adelene Egan. This year, for the first time, the club also awarded a scholarship to one Westborough student attending Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School. This inaugural award was awarded […]

Board takes key step in acquisition of Westborough State Hospital

October 31st, 2014

Westborough – The Board of Selectmen Oct. 28 took a key step toward finalizing the town’s acquisition of the Westborough State Hospital property, approving a land disposition agreement with the state.

The public equivalent of a purchase and sale agreement, the agreement will eventually being recorded at the Registry of Deeds, giving the town authority over the property in a deal approved by lawmakers in August.

Selectmen maintain single tax rate, residential bills to drop modestly

October 31st, 2014

By Keith Regan, Contributing Writer Westborough – Selectmen Oct. 28 voted to maintain a single tax rate for commercial and residential properties, saying it is a key to continuing to foster business growth in the community. In their annual tax classification hearing with the Board of Assessors, the board voted unanimously in favor of maintaining […]

Westborough names Herb Arnold Veterans Day grand marshal

October 31st, 2014

Westborough – Herbert Russell Arnold, a lifelong Westborough resident, was selected as the 2014 Veterans Day grand marshal. Born July 7, 1938, he was raised a in a log cabin on Belknap Street with three brothers and three sisters. He attended Westborough High School (WHS), graduating with the Class of 1956. He was a Sea […]

Dining guide ads, October 31 edition

October 31st, 2014

Here are the dining guide ads for the October 31 edition: Open publication – Free publishing

Real estate ads, October 31 edition

October 31st, 2014

Here are the real estate ads for the October 31 edition: Open publication – Free publishing

PENTA prepares for holiday season as Toys for Tots drop-off location

October 31st, 2014

Westborough – PENTA Communications, Inc., located at 208 Turnpike Road (Route 9), recently announced that the marketing firm will be a new drop-off location for the Toys for Tots Program for the 2014 holiday season. Toys for Tots, an annual program administered by the United States Marine Corps Reserve, distributes new and unwrapped toys to […]

Shrewsbury: Saint Mary open house

October 31st, 2014

Shrewsbury – Saint Mary School, 16 Summer St., will hold a fall open house Thursday, Nov. 6, from 8:30 – 10:30 a.m. Classroom tours will be given for preschool, kindergarten, and grades 1 – 8. For more information, contact Admissions Director Jeanmarie MacDonough at macdonoughj@stmarysparish.org or 508-842-1601.    

Worcester: Bancroft School presentation

October 31st, 2014

Region – The Bancroft School will continue its Speaker Series with “Introduction to Executive Function: Impact in the Classroom and at Home” Wednesday, Nov. 5, from 6:30 – 8 p.m. at the school, 110 Shore Drive, Worcester. The lecture will be presented by Kalyani Krishnan, M.A., of the Institute for Learning and Development. It is […]

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