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For Sale By Owner: A cautionary tale

June 29th, 2017

Judy Boyle, Realtor®, RE/MAX
If you’re reading this article, there is a very good chance you reside in one of the communities covered by the Community Advocate newspaper…all of which are experiencing a real estate “sellers’ market.” If you own a home in the area and are thinking about selling, you most likely have considered trying to sell it on your own.

Grafton Library patrons enjoy party for 90th, 183rd birthdays

June 28th, 2017

Grafton – Grafton Public Library (GPL) patrons of all ages had multiple reasons to celebrate June 24. Sudden downpours stopped in time for most of a four-hour outdoor celebration at Grafton Common to commemorate the library’s 90th anniversary and what would have been the 183rd birthday on June 20 of its benefactor Jerome Wheelock.

Northborough Rotary awards scholarships

June 28th, 2017

Northborough – The Rotary Club of Northborough presented seven $1,000 scholarships to graduating seniors at the weekly Rotary luncheon June 13. Each year for the past 46 years, the Rotary Club of Northborough has held a pancake breakfast. This event continues each year thanks to the generous support of local individuals and businesses. Over the […]

Westborough resident celebrates 90th birthday

June 28th, 2017

Longtime Westborough resident Polly Howard celebrated her 90th birthday on May 21.

‘Screen on the Green’ is back this July with new activities

June 28th, 2017

Westborough – The Westborough Public Library, Westborough Recreation Department, and the Westborough Farmer’s Market announce the fifth season of “Screen on the Green.” Free outdoor movies will be shown at the Bay State Green on Union Street in Westborough on Thursday nights at 8:30 p.m. from July 6-20 and at Lake Chauncy Beach July 27. […]

Shrewsbury Girl Scout Troop earns Bronze Award by helping foster kids

June 28th, 2017

Shrewsbury – Eight Girl Scouts from Shrewsbury Troop 11087 earned their Bronze Award after six months and over 160 hours of work.

Southborough Little League field renamed in honor of Eric Green

June 28th, 2017

Southborough – On June 11, the Southborough Little League (SLL) officially renamed their marquee field, formerly Majors Field, as Eric Green Memorial Field. Eric was 12-year-old Southborough resident and Little League baseball player who passed away in January 2012 from an undiagnosed heart condition. This field naming is a fitting and special tribute to Eric and […]

Lions Club meets humanitarian needs

June 28th, 2017

Marlborough – Many local residents have become acquainted with the Lions Club by attending the annual Labor Day Bed Race, the Amazing Race or the popular Father-Daughter Dance, events held successfully for many years.

Patricia A. Zalenski, 84, of Hudson

June 28th, 2017

Hudson – Patricia “Pat” A. Zalenski, 84, of Hudson, passed away Sunday, June 25, 2017 at Haywood Hospital in Gardner, with her loving family by her side. Pat was born Jan. 13, 1933 in Milford Hospital, a daughter of the late Louis and Marg (Dooley) Zalenski. Pat was raised in Medway, where she graduated from […]

Masonic Angel fund helps needy children

June 28th, 2017

Marlborough – Children who need a pair of glasses, a coat, warm gloves, field trip fees, minor health services or other types of assistance are finding their needs met by the Masonic Angel Foundation, sponsored by the United Brethren Lodge of Marlborough.

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