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Grafton: Saturday storytimes at Grafton Library

August 31st, 2017

Grafton – Join the Grafton Public Library Saturday mornings before it opens for shorter, repeat showings of its most popular storytimes. Baby & Toddler Storytime takes place Sept. 16, 30 and Oct. 14, while Preschool storytime will be offered Sept. 23, Oct. 7 and 21. This is a drop-in program; registration is not required. The […]

Grafton: Drop-in Library Babies at Grafton Library

August 31st, 2017

Grafton – Library Babies, a 20-minute program for the Grafton Public Library’s very youngest visitors, ages birth-walking, takes place on Thursdays, Sept. 14, 21, 28, Oct. 5, 12 and 19, at 10:15 a.m. Enjoy stories, sing songs, recite favorite nursery rhymes, and interact with the babies using bounces and finger plays. This is a drop-in […]

Grafton: Drop-in Toddler Time at Grafton Library

August 31st, 2017

Grafton – Toddler Time, a 30-minute program for children who are walking-age 3 years, begins Wednesday, Sept. 13, at 9 a.m. and 10:15 a.m. (please attend just one time slot), at the Grafton Public Library. Subsequent dates are Sept. 20, 27, Oct. 4, 11 and 18. Share stories, sing songs, enjoy movement activities, and recite […]

Starting off on the right foot

August 31st, 2017

Southborough – Going back to school is always made a little bit sweeter when you get to show off your latest fashionable footwear, as several teens at one of the most popular spots in town, the Dunkin  Donuts at Southborough’s Town Center Mini mall, would attest. Photo/Chris Robbins

Annette L. Alera, 93, of Marlborough

August 31st, 2017

Marlborough – Annette I. (Lesieur) Alera, 93, a lifelong resident of Marlborough, died Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017. She was the daughter of the late Raoul and Anna (Lanoue) Lesieur and the wife of the late Frank Alera, who died in 1997. Annette had formerly been employed as a clerical worker for several local shoe manufacturing […]

Six ways to create a more serene stress-free home

August 31st, 2017

Elaine Quigley, CBR, CRS, GRI
Your home is supposed to be your haven, the place where you can relax and wash away the stresses of the day. But, if your house is messy, cluttered or designed in a way that opposes certain Feng Shui principles, it could actually be adding to your stress.

Corridor Nine to present the 24th Applefest 5k Run/Walk

August 30th, 2017

Northborough – All are welcome to participate in the Corridor Nine Area Chamber of Commerce’s  24th annual Applefest 5k Run/Walk which will be held Saturday, Sept. 16 at the Marion E. Zeh School, 33 Howard St.  Registration will open at 8:30 a.m. that day with the race starting at 10 a.m. This race is perfect for walkers, joggers, first-time runners, and experienced athletes of all ages and abilities.

Goldblatt and Allen to lead Westborough’s ‘grande’ parade

August 30th, 2017

By Bonnie Adams, Managing Editor Westborough – As Westborough residents gather Sunday, Sept. 10, to celebrate the town’s 300th anniversary with a “grande” parade, there will be two very well-known women leading the way.  Lydia Goldblatt will serve as the grand marshal while Kristina Allen will be the tricentennial marshal. Both have served on numerous […]

Westborough prepares for 300th anniversary ‘Grande’ Parade

August 30th, 2017

Westborough – As the town of Westborough gets ready to celebrate its 300th anniversary with a ‘grande’ parade on Sunday, Sept. 10, the parade committee is working nonstop to finalize the last-minute details.  In a meeting held Aug. 27 for participants, the committee went over the details that they have been diligently working on over the past year to ensure the parade goes off without a hitch.

Corridor Nine’s BFF announces fall schedule

August 30th, 2017

Region – Business Forward Females (BFF), the networking forum for the Corridor Nine Area Chamber of Commerce is gearing up for its 2017-2018 season.

BFF provides monthly luncheons with dynamic speakers, engaging dialogue, and networking opportunities that will educate, inspire, and empower women from all levels of professional backgrounds. The average attendance is 80-100 women

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