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Marlborough Rotary Club to hold recycling event Oct. 28

October 18th, 2017

Marlborough – The Marlborough Rotary Club will hold a recycling event Saturday, Oct. 28, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the 1Lt Charles W. Whitcomb Middle School, 25 Union St., Marlborough. The cost is $35 per car or truck load.

New England Bishop to preach at St. Stephen’s 50th anniversary celebration

October 18th, 2017

Marlborough -The Rev. James E. Hazelwood, Bishop of the New England Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), will be the guest preacher at Saint Stephen Lutheran Church in Marlborough Oct. 22. The 9:30 a.m. Sunday communion service will celebrate the church’s 50th anniversary of becoming a congregation, and takes place 50 years to the day after the organization service. Visitors are invited and welcome to attend.

Northborough winter gear drive

October 18th, 2017

Northborough – Northborough Helping Hands Association, Inc., (NHHA) will be collecting new and gently used winter coats, snow pants and boots through Monday, Nov. 13, to benefit Northborough families in need.

Searching for Northborough’s ancestors

October 18th, 2017

Northborough – Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) is being used at Northborough’s historic Brigham Street Burial Ground to identify the burial locations of Northborough’s ancestors. GPR has been successfully used by many communities for this purpose.

Rep. Kane supports effort to reimburse cities and towns for early voting costs

October 18th, 2017

Region – State Representative Hannah Kane (R-Shrewsbury) is backing a proposal to reimburse cities and towns for the costs associated with the implementation of the state’s early voting law during the November 2016 state election cycle.

Breast cancer survivor commits to find the cause

October 18th, 2017

Southborough – Two-time breast cancer survivor Dru Lindgren of Southborough is committed to finding what causes the disease. She serves as assistant executive director of the Find the Cause Breast Cancer Foundation, formerly known as Art beCAUSE. While the name recently changed, its mission continues to fund scientific research on the environmental causes of breast cancer and educate the public on prevention.

Marlborough students come together to help hurricane victims

October 18th, 2017

Marlborough – In response to the recent Hurricane Harvey disaster, 1Lt. Charles W. Whitcomb Middle School teachers and students discussed this tragedy and brainstormed how to help.

Leominster man arrrested for alleged Southborough break-ins

October 18th, 2017

Southborough –  Police Chief Kenneth M. Paulhus released this statement today: In early September of 2017, Southborough Police Officers responded to two past Breaking and Entering calls on Flagg Road, and one on General Henry Knox Road.  After examining the events and circumstances of all three incidents, Lieutenant Sean James was able to develop a […]

Eight-year-old Marlborough musician rocks with Green Day

October 18th, 2017

Marlborough – Punk rock bands like Green Day, The Offspring and Blink-182 are just some of the favorites that 8-year-old Lincoln Zinzola enjoys listening and playing along with. He has been playing the electric guitar – his favorite, a Gibson Les Paul – for a mere two years and already he has mastered what many who have studied for years to achieve. In addition, he plays a bit of piano, bass, drums and sings.

Vigil offers support for victims of domestic abuse

October 18th, 2017

Shrewsbury – Once again the bells rang. Once again candles were lit. And once again, the citizens of Shrewsbury came together to show support for victims of domestic violence at a candle light vigil sponsored by ADVISE.

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