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Forum to be held on Westborough High School stadium project

February 29th, 2016

Westborough – Residents are invited to attend a Community Forum regarding the Westborough High School Stadium Repair Project. The forum will be held on Thursday, March 3 from 6:30–9:00pm in the school’s library. Chris Huntress of Huntress Associates, an athletic facility design and land planning firm located in Andover, Mass., will be the facilitator. Residents are invited to learn more about […]

Westborough family seeks bone marrow donor for toddler

February 29th, 2016

Westborough – Mira Tuteja is a beautiful little two-year-old girl who loves singing, having story books read to her and playing outside, according to her parents, Bhavya and Jatin. For nearly the last year, she has also had to battle an unfair opponent – leukemia. Mira was first diagnosed with the cancer in May 2015 […]

Shrewsbury gymnastics takes third place at state championship

February 28th, 2016

By Jeff Slovin, Contributing Writer Northborough – The Shrewsbury High School gymnastics team took home third place in this year’s MIAA Girls Gymnastics Team State Championship meet with 142.400 points, held Feb. 27 at Algonquin Regional High School. Barnstable High School won its fourth consecutive state championship with 147.125 points and the Medfield/Holliston/Millis co-op team […]

WCLT announces Earth Day Essay Contest and scholarships

February 26th, 2016

Westborough – The Westborough Community Land Trust (WCLT) announced two scholarships of $1,000 each, to be awarded to the winners of its annual Earth Day Essay Contest. This contest is open to all graduating Westborough High School (WHS) seniors as well as to graduating seniors who reside in Westborough but attend a different high school. The contest runs Tuesday, March 1, to Friday, April 1.

Open House planned by Civil Air Patrol

February 26th, 2016

Marlborough – Youth and the general public of all ages are invited to an open house sponsored by the local Civil Air Patrol (CAP) Sunday, March 6, from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at the Marlborough Fire Station at 215 Maple St. Hands-on activities will be available for interaction with cadets and seniors members, in addition to rocketry, drill maneuvers with an Electronic Locator Transmitter (ELT) and more.

Glenn J. Foley, 65, of Marlborough

February 26th, 2016

Marlborough – Glenn J. Foley, 65, died Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016 after a short period of failing health. He was the husband of Deborah (Strassel) Foley to whom he was married for 32 years. He was born in West New York, N.J., the son of Wilbur and Theresa (Colo) Foley, and lived in Marlborough for […]

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at Apple Tree Arts’ Blarney Blast

February 26th, 2016

Grafton – Apple Tree Arts will hold the Blarney Blast party to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day Friday, March 4, from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. at the Polish National Home, 7 Main St. in South Grafton. The event features live music, hors d’ouevres, a raffle to win tickets to a Dropkick Murphys concert and a cash […]

Letter to the editor: Marshall is write-in candidate for library trustee

February 26th, 2016

To the Editor: My name is Shelby Marshall. I’m running as a write-in candidate for the Westborough Library Board of Trustees. I’ve lived in Westborough for 18 years. The gift of becoming a mom, a career change and a very supportive spouse created an unforeseen opportunity to begin to discover this great town. Over the […]

Letter to the editor: Thank you to Turkey Trot organizers and participants

February 26th, 2016

To the Editor, If you were anywhere near Zeh School on Howard Street or trying to navigate Church Street in Northborough at 8 a.m. on Thanksgiving morning you were treated to a glimpse of the 8th Annual Northborough Turkey Trot which benefits the Northborough Food Pantry. With the idea that 300 or so registrants would […]

‘What Was the Gilded Age?’ lecture at Tatnuck Booksellers

February 26th, 2016

Westborough – The Westborough Historical Society and the Westborough Civic Club will hold a lecture, “What Was the Gilded Age? (Are We in Another One Now?)” Monday, Feb. 29, at 7 p.m. at Tatnuck Booksellers, 18 Lyman St., Westborough. History Professor Edward T. O’Donnell from the College of the Holy Cross will examine this first […]

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