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Algonquin students organize race for education

April 16th, 2014

Algonquin Regional High School’s Global Learning Initiative members (l to r) Elizabeth Wig, Stephanie Wu and Olivia Mott work to make sure everyone has equal access to an education.
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Northborough/Southborough – In an effort to help improve education globally as well as locally, the former Algonquin Regional High School (ARHS) Girls Learn International Club has been renamed Global Learning Initiative (GLI) and is now partnered with Room to Read, an award-winning nonprofit organization which helps children pursue a quality education, reach their full potential, and contribute to their community and the world. The organization, which is headquartered in San Francisco, Calif., is founded on the belief that “World Change Starts with Educated Children.”

Mark L. Flanagan, 63, of Westborough

April 16th, 2014

Westborough – Mark L. Flanagan, 63, of Westborough, passed away unexpectedly Monday, April 14, 2014 at the UMass/Memorial Healthcare – University Hospital, Worcester, after being stricken ill at work. He was the beloved husband of Janice A. (Smith) Flanagan. Born in Boston, he was the son of the late Leo and Beatrice (Hampl) Flanagan. He [...]

Joseph V. Kelly Jr., 91

April 16th, 2014

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Westborough – Joseph V. Kelly Jr., 91, of Westborough, formerly of Sudbury and Bremen, Maine, passed away peacefully Saturday, April 12, 2014 at the Beaumont Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Center. He was the husband of Eleanor (Mann) Kelly. Born in Dorchester, he was the son of the late Joseph and Olive (Little) Kelly. He was [...]

Earl H. England, 69, of Marlborough

April 16th, 2014

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Marlborough – Earl H. England, 69, of Marlborough, formerly of Hudson, died Monday, April 14, 2014 at The Reservoir Center for Health and Rehabilitation. He is survived by his wife of 43 years, M. Jeanne (Kenneally) England of Marlborough. Earl was born in Tilton, N.H., son of the late Donald and Mina (Weeks) England. He [...]

Virginia M. Seymour, 95, of Marlborough

April 16th, 2014

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Marlborough – Virginia M. (Martino) Seymour, 95, died Monday, April 14, 2014 after a long period of failing health. She was the wife of the late Paul Seymour, who died in 2011. They were married for 74 years. She was born in Marlborough, the daughter of the late Peter and Caroline (Guercio) Martino, and lived [...]

Marlborough police log, April 18 edition

April 16th, 2014

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Marlborough Friday, April 4 7:56 a.m. Vega Rd./McNeil Cir. Harassment. 10:17 a.m. Williams St. Threats. 11:48 a.m. Frye St. Domestic disturbance. 12:16 p.m. Redbud Way. Auto theft. 12:53 p.m. Andrews Rd. Suspicious MV. 3:17 p.m. East Main St. Larceny. 6:11 p.m. Arrested, Luis A. Pereira, 38, of 113 Washington St., Apt. 1, Marlborough, for A&B. [...]

Southborough police log, April 18 edition

April 16th, 2014

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Southborough Thursday, April 3 1:01 a.m. Officers investigated a burglar alarm at a Turnpike Road business. 8:15 a.m. A resident of Parker Street reported that they had found needles and bottles in the area of Parker Street and Highland Street. An officer responded to the area and took control of those items from the scene. [...]

Westborough police log, April 18 edition

April 16th, 2014

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Westborough Friday, April 4 7:32 a.m. Homestead Blvd. Well-being check. 8:27 a.m. W Main St. Accident – property damage. 11:30 a.m. Baker Way. Ambulance. 12:42 p.m. School St. Suspicious person. 3:01 p.m. Powder Hill Way. Ambulance. 6:10 p.m. Otis St. Animal complaint. 7:22 p.m. Park St. Ambulance. 9:21 p.m. Lyman St. Accident – property damage. [...]

Northborough police log, April 18 edition

April 16th, 2014

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Northborough Sunday, March 30 8:33 a.m. West Main St. Ambulance. 12:26 p.m. Solomon Pond Rd. Accident – property damage. 1:16 p.m. East Main St. Ambulance. 10:24 p.m. Avalon Dr. Ambulance. Monday, March 31 7:31 a.m. West Main St. Ambulance. 9:16 a.m. Harris Ave. Annoying calls. 2:54 p.m. Otis St. Ambulance. 5:24 p.m. West Main St. [...]

Shrewsbury police log, April 18 edition

April 16th, 2014

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Shrewsbury Friday, April 4 12:08 a.m. Arrested, Joseph Alamprese, 50, of 115 Sherman Ave., North Providence, R.I., on warrant. 1:22 a.m. Arrested, Daniel Desimone, 23, of 5 Harding St., Apt. 2, South Grafton, for possession of Class E substance, warrant. 3:40 a.m. Parker Rd. Suspicious person/MV. 7:24 a.m. Lake St. Medical call. 10:04 a.m. Sheryl [...]



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