“Author Archive”
Stories written by Community Advocate Staff

Natale Santora, 86, of Shrewsbury

February 20th, 2017

Shrewsbury – Nal Santora was a son of Italian immigrants who instilled a hard work ethic in all of their children. Nal worked as a mason in earlier years and it was a trade he maintained all his life. The walls and stone work at his much loved home are the labors of love. Nal […]

Francis E. Perkins Jr., 75, of Southborough

February 20th, 2017

Southborough – Francis E. “Perk” Perkins Jr., 75, of Southborough and Gouldsboro, Maine, a founding partner of Boston law firm Perkins, Smith & Cohen LLP, died Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017. He was the beloved husband of Edith B. “Dodie” Perkins; devoted father of William S. Perkins and his wife Sarah L. of Newton; and loving […]

Mary Burgio, 98, of Marlborough

February 20th, 2017

Marlborough – Mary (Camacho) Burgio, 98, of Marlborough, formerly of Hudson, died Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017. Born in Woburn, she was the daughter of the late Jacinto and Romana (Correia) Camacho and the wife of the late Antonio Burgio. She had been employed at Data General as an assembler for many years before retiring. She […]

Elsie Lamson, 92, of Bolton

February 20th, 2017

Bolton – Get married in green and live like a queen. That was the philosophy of Elsie Lamson, who passed away Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017 in her home after a full and happy life of 92 years. Elsie, of Spectacle Hill Road, was with her husband, daughters, relatives, friends, and her beloved cats in her […]

Philip Pintabona III, 88, of Hudson

February 20th, 2017

Hudson – Philip Pintabona III, 88, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017 at Marlborough Hospital after a brief illness. He was born in Waltham, the son of Philip, Jr. and Josephine (Vincuilla) Pintabona, and had lived most of his life between Waltham and Harvard. He leaves his loving wife of 50 years, Grace M. (Caruso) […]

Figure skating political thriller, ‘Serpentine” to premiere in Clinton

February 19th, 2017

Region – Film producer Mark Lund has announced that “Serpentine: The Short Program” will have its world premiere Monday, March 6 at the Strand Theatre, 58 High St., in Clinton, at 7 p.m. The short film will premiere after an encore screening of the feature film “Justice Is Mind”. Lund wrote and directed both films. Following the […]

Newspaper club encourages creativity in Marlborough High students

February 19th, 2017

Marlborough – Students interested in art, photography, writing short stories or poetry, and other forms of creative expression are enthusiastically pursuing these interests as members of the Newspaper Club at Marlborough High School (MHS).

Assabet Valley donates baseball gear to players in third world countries

February 19th, 2017

Region – While attending this year’s Massachusetts Baseball Coaches Association Clinic in Westborough, Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School’s varsity baseball coach John Silk and his assistant coaches Alex Moore and Ross Abdelnour took action to donate old baseball equipment to those in need. After hearing Dr. Jeff Brown from Harvard Medical and Coach Paul […]

Simon Youth Foundation seeks scholarship applicants

February 19th, 2017

Region – Simon Malls and Simon Premium Outlets in New England announced that once again the malls and centers will help deserving graduating seniors pay for college. Simon Youth Foundation, a national nonprofit that provides educational opportunities for at-risk high school students, is now looking for qualified applicants who live near a Simon Mall or […]

Former Northborough music student now inspires young musicians

February 19th, 2017

Northborough – Music has always played an important role in Jack Corbett’s life, and now his love of music is being shared as he transitions from student to educator.

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