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Northborough police log, Aug. 18 edition

August 16th, 2017

Northborough Sunday, July 30 2:55 a.m. Southwest Cutoff. Larceny. 4:01 p.m. Belmont St./Route 9. Vandalism. 7:14 p.m. Allison Rd. Disturbance. 8:51 p.m. Green St. Disturbance. Monday, July 31 1:56 p.m. Winn Ter. Fire Dept. asst. 2:14 p.m. Mayflower Rd. Ambulance. 5:43 p.m. Newton St. Keep the peace. 6:43 p.m. West Main St. Illegal dumping. Tuesday, […]

Marlborough police log, Aug. 18 edition

August 16th, 2017

Marlborough Friday, Aug. 4 8:17 a.m. Chase Rd. Harassment. 9:27 a.m. Arrested, Kevin Nokes, 57, of 498 Lincoln St., Apt. 3, Marlborough, on warrant. 11:32 a.m. Chestnut St. Vandalism. 2:20 p.m. Patricia Rd. Larceny. 3:53 p.m. Essex St. Suspicious activity. 3:55 p.m. Broad St. Well-being check. 6:50 p.m. Arrested, Richard T. Mangus, 79, of 8 […]

Hudson police log, Aug. 18 edition

August 16th, 2017

Hudson Tuesday, Aug. 1 7:48 a.m. Hosmer St. MV accident w/property damage. 9:48 a.m. Glen Rd. Suspicious activity. 10:52 a.m. Gerry Dr. Suspicious activity. 11:19 a.m. Warner St. MV accident w/property damage. 3:02 a.m. Day Cir. Fraud. 7:23 p.m. Highland Commons East. Animal complaint. 10:26 p.m. Carter St. Larceny. Wednesday, Aug. 2 7:07 a.m. Rotherham […]

Temple Emanuel’s new cantor hopes to inspire and lead

August 16th, 2017

Marlborough – Northborough resident Wendy Siegel has a passion for making connections with people. In addition, she has been blessed with the gift of a beautiful voice and is excited to begin her part-time position at Temple Emanuel in Marlborough as their new cantor and spiritual leader.

Berlin Scout Troop earns Bronze Award

August 16th, 2017

Region – Girl Scouts in Berlin Troop 75302 recently completed their Bronze Award, the highest honor a Junior Girl Scout can earn. The Bronze Award allows the Girl Scouts to demonstrate leadership skills by completing a project that makes a difference in their community. The troop worked together to create two informational leaflets of things to do and see while enjoying the local nature trails. 

Helping developmentally disabled individuals ‘thrive’

August 16th, 2017

Region – The nonprofit organization founded in 1973 as Greater Marlborough Programs Inc. (GMPI) changed its name in March to Thrive Support & Advocacy. While Thrive is headquartered in Marlborough, it currently helps families with developmentally disabled children and adults in over 30 communities including Grafton, Hudson, Marlborough, Northborough, Shrewsbury, Southborough and Westborough.

Hundredth Town Chorus seeks new members

August 15th, 2017

Westborough – The Hundredth Town Chorus (HTC) will begin its fall session Wednesday, Sept. 6, and is searching for new female singers to join.

Fitts Insurance offers multitudes of services for personal and business needs

August 15th, 2017

Southborough – Fitts Insurance was started in 1932 in Framingham, in a building built by the great-grandfather of the current president, Christopher Fitts. The firm moved to Southborough in 2015.

Local Marlborough High School senior and entrepreneur is all about business

August 15th, 2017

By Melanie Petrucci, Contributing Writer Marlborough – Business leaders take note: Dylan Ciaccio, incoming senior at Marlborough High School, is already making his mark in the marketplace with his Etsy shop, “ChaChee Ties.” An aspiring entrepreneur, Dylan’s bow tie business is his latest and most successful business enterprise to date. After swim team’s season ended, […]

WIC offers good food, nutrition and a lot more

August 15th, 2017

Marlborough – The Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Program is a free nutrition program that provides healthy foods, nutrition education, breastfeeding support and referrals to health care and other services available to local low-income individuals and families that qualify.  WIC is available for all kinds of families – married and single parents, working or unemployed, and foster parents or other legal guardians of a child under 5 years of age.

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