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Celebrate the 4th on June 30 in Westborough

June 22nd, 2017

Westborough – The Westborough Recreation Department will be hosting its annual July 4 Block Party on Friday, June 30 from 6-10 p.m

Martin excels as catcher for Shrewsbury High and American Legion teams

June 22nd, 2017

Shrewsbury – It can easily be argued that no one controls the pace of a baseball game at any level more than the catcher, often referred to as the team’s “on-field general.

Real Estate Report #5 – Getting a great offer is only part of the battle

June 22nd, 2017

By Steve Levine
Thanks again so much to everyone for the outpouring of accolades for the latest series of reports. It really means more to me than I can say, and I’m very grateful that after 30 years as one of the top agents in the region, that support is still out there and growing each and every day.

SHS Corridor Nine Chamber Scholar will head to Villanova in the fall

June 22nd, 2017

Shrewsbury – The Corridor Nine Area Chamber of Commerce announced its 2017 Scholar Award recipients in March. Sixteen scholars were selected and will share $11,425 in Scholarships. Madison Dugan, a senior at Shrewsbury High School (SHS),

Grafton Troop 107 to host summer bottle drive

June 21st, 2017

Grafton – Boy Scout Troop 107 will hold their next bottle drive Saturday, July 8, from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Bring your deposit bottles and cans to the Grafton Municipal Center, 30 Providence Road. Money raised from the bottle drive supports the Scout’s campouts, activities, community service projects, and routine expenses. In addition, 10 percent […]

Twin sisters ‘Give Back with a Snack’ to help the hungry

June 21st, 2017

Southborough – Twin sisters Sia and Simi Gandhi are on a mission to help solve the problem of hunger with a program that they recently implemented in the Margaret A. Neary School called “Give Back with a Snack.”

Both 11-year-olds are sensitive to those in their community and beyond that don’t have enough to eat. Their hope is to have the fourth-graders continue the program at the school once they enter the middle school. They would love to introduce it there as well.

Local student to volunteer in South Africa with Universal Promise

June 21st, 2017

Region – Worcester Academy senior and Hopedale resident McKenzie Fahey will be taking a trip to South Africa with the nonprofit group, Universal Promise June 16 to July 1. She is very excited to experience volunteerism and meet the residents of the community known as Adeppo.

Marlborough Library to kick off summer programs June 24

June 21st, 2017

Marlborough – The Marlborough Public Library, 35 W. Main St., is set to launch its Summer Reading Program for children, teens and adults, plus special events for all ages.   Summer Reading Kick-off The theme this year is “Build a Better World.” Every Bingo card, kid’s reading log, and teen scratch ticket submitted as part […]

Rotarians’ fifth annual Hudson Food & Brewfest to relocate

June 21st, 2017

Hudson – Tuesday, July 4, is not only a holiday to celebrate Independence Day, it’s also the deadline to order discounted Early Bird tickets for the fifth annual Spirit of Hudson Food & Brewfest. Organized by the Hudson Rotary Club and the Rotary Club of Nashoba Valley, the fundraiser is once again expanding as it moves Saturday, Aug. 12, to the Hudson-Concord Elks Lodge 959.

Kids keep on trucking in Grafton

June 21st, 2017

Grafton – Undeterred by an overcast morning June 17, families flocked to the Grafton Recreation Department’s annual Big Truck Day. Various vehicles were parked behind the Grafton Municipal Building.

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