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Firefighters enjoy giving during holiday season

December 30th, 2015

Marlborough-The holiday season had a special meaning for several Marlborough firefighters as they delivered ham dinners to 20 of the city’s low-income families – just in time for Christmas. They had brought turkey dinners to families in need at Thanksgiving and thought it would be helpful to repeat the gesture.

Grafton Police Alliance donates to Special Olympics

December 30th, 2015

Grafton – The Grafton Police Alliance recently announced that its annual “Beard” fundraiser to benefit the Grafton Unified Chapter of the Massachusetts Special Olympics was “once again, a resounding success.”

Southborough man must complete court’s directives after crash with cruiser

December 30th, 2015

Southborough – Police Chief Kenneth Paulhus released this statement this morning: The charges filed against Mr. William Shields of Southborough, in regards to the 8/22/15 crash with injury on Route 9 involving a Southborough Police cruiser, were disposed of Monday before a judge in Westborough District Court. Six Charges (1. OUI Liquor 2. Negligent Operation […]

Rhoda G. Lehmann, 85, of Westborough

December 30th, 2015

Westborough – Rhoda G. Lehmann, 85, passed away Monday, Dec. 28, 2015 at Kindred Transitional Care in Westborough. She was the wife of the late Paul E. Lehmann. Born in Worcester, she was the daughter of the late Frederick and Ella (Rafuse) Brunelle and was educated in Worcester schools. Rhoda was a homemaker dedicated to […]

Henry James Gibbs, 84, of Marlborough

December 30th, 2015

Marlborough – Henry James “Jim” Gibbs, 84, of Marlborough, died Saturday, Dec. 26, 2015 of lung cancer. Jim was born April 9, 1931 in Newton. He graduated from Newton High School, where he was on the basketball team. At this time, he picked up the nickname “Ike.” He served in the army at Ft. Sill, […]

Rapidly freezing conditions predicted for tonight

December 29th, 2015

Region – The National Weather Service has issued this advisory for tonight: Temperatures were rapidly falling to below freezing in eastern Massachusetts as of 2:30 p.m. The freezing line stretched from near Lynn southwestward to Arlington, Wellesley and Hopkinton. These colder temperatures will be moving rapidly southward across the Boston metropolitan area by 4 p.m. […]

Algonquin girls’ basketball prevails over Shrewsbury

December 29th, 2015

Shrewsbury – The Algonquin Regional High School Tomahawks girls’ basketball team defeated the Shrewsbury High School Colonials by a score of 41-31 in a game played on December 28.

Miriam Leavitt, 94, of Northborough

December 29th, 2015

Northborough – Miriam (Solomon) Leavitt, 94, of Northborough, passed away peacefully with family gathered by her bedside Saturday, Dec. 26, 2015. Miriam was born in Boston, one of three children of Morris and Bessie Solomon. She grew up, lived, and worked as an office assistant for Optometrist Doctor Simons in Boston until starting a family. […]

Barbara E. Size, 77, of Westborough

December 29th, 2015

Westborough – Barbara E. (Manchester) Size, 77, passed away Sunday, Dec. 27, 2015 at the Kindred Transitional Care. Daughter of Frank and Helen Manchester, she was born in Stafford Springs, Conn. She is survived by two sons, Andrew W. Size and Jonathan R. Size and his wife Kathleen; step-granddaughter Jazzmyne Torres, all of Westborough; sister […]

George E. Fortin, 98. of Marlborough

December 29th, 2015

Marlborough – George E. Fortin, 98, died unexpectedly Saturday, Dec. 26, 2015. He was the husband of the late Mary Catherine “Kay” (Peters) Fortin, who died in 2014. He was also the husband of the late Maryann Sheehy, who died in 1976. Born in Marlborough, he was the son of the late Horace and Exilia […]

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