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Shrewsbury boys’ hockey triumphs over Marlborough

December 31st, 2015

Marlborough – The visiting Shrewsbury High School Colonials boys ice hockey team defeated the Marlborough High School Panthers by a score of 4-1 in a New Year’s Eve matchup played at Navin Arena.

With win, Shrewsbury boys’ basketball hopes to turn the page

December 31st, 2015

By John Orrell, Contributing Writer Worcester – The climb is the steepest of the steep for any winter sports team that remains winless once the calendar turns the page into the new year. The odds of qualifying for district post-season play without at least one win under the belt grow long. Such was the situation […]

St. John’s wins Laska Yuletide Invitational

December 31st, 2015

Worcester – Saint John’s High boys’ varsity basketball head coach Bob Foley will admit in all candor and humility that it never gets old. It never has nor will it ever be.

Turkeys in the Hudson ‘hood

December 31st, 2015

Hudson – Happy New Year’s Eve day from turkeys in the Hudson ‘hood. Photo/Ed Karvoski Jr.

‘Elf magic’ in Marlborough

December 31st, 2015

Marlborough – Clara Anderson of Northborough had just one wish for Christmas – to be one of Santa’s elves. So her mother, Laura Yellick, contacted Solomon Pond Mall management and the Noerr Program, a digital event imaging provider, who agreed to allow Anderson this special opportunity. On Dec. 22, Anderson’s wish came true when she […]

Joseph P. Garcia, 94, of Hudson

December 31st, 2015

Hudson – Joseph P. Garcia, 94, lifelong resident of Hudson and retired Acting Chief of Police, passed away at his residence with his loving family at his side Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2015. He was the beloved husband of 46 years to the late Gail E. (Taylor) Garcia, who recently passed away in April of this […]

Six tips for selling your home in winter 2016

December 31st, 2015

Elaine Quigley, CBR, CRS, GRI

Winter can be a harsh, unappealing time of year to sell your home. With 2016 about to rev up, it’s especially important to make your home stand out if you want to sell in the New Year. Here are some essential tips for making your house #1 on the market as the year begins:

Officer LaFlamme serves as Hudson’s senior liaison

December 30th, 2015

Hudson – Officer Wendy LaFlamme became the senior liaison between the Hudson Police Department (HPD) and the town’s elder population within the past year, but had previously fulfilled the position’s duties informally. She has always included visits to the Hudson Senior Center while walking or bike riding the downtown beat.

Congregational Church of Grafton is cooking up a slice of town history

December 30th, 2015

Grafton – Recipes can be comforting, adventurous or nourishing. There are some that are all three. But, sometimes, they transcend the words on the page (or the screen). They become mini-stories of people, places and events. At the Congregational Church of Grafton, these are the kind of recipes the congregation is hoping to find. As a fundraiser, the church is compiling a cookbook filled with recipes from current and past Grafton residents. Through Friday, Jan. 15, the church is encouraging the community to submit recipes for the Grafton Cookbook.

Apple Tree Arts to present ‘Elf Jr. The Musical’

December 30th, 2015

Grafton – Apple Tree Arts will be presenting “Elf Jr. The Musical” Friday, Jan. 8 and Saturday, Jan. 9 at 7 p.m. at the Grafton Middle School, 22 Providence Rd.,  Grafton. Tickets will be sold at the door for $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and children five and older, and free for children four […]

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