Home » Neighbors helping neighbors

Shrewsbury Woman’s Club Makes Donation

June 22nd, 2017

The Shrewsbury Woman’s Club recently donated $1,445 to Shrewsbury Youth and Family Services (SYFS).

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.

RTN Federal Credit Union Steps it Up for Walk Home 2017

June 20th, 2017

Region – Nearly 200 walkers, volunteers and staff recently eparticipated in RTN Federal Credit Union’s seventh annual Walk Home for the Homeless. The 5K walk events took place simultaneously in three locations – Danvers Rail Trail, Dorchester Park and Waltham Common. Each walk began with an opening program featuring remarks from local officials and senior […]

UMass Memorial-Marlborough Hospital supports the Boys and Girls Club of MetroWest

June 20th, 2017

Marlborough – Steven Roach, president and CEO of UMass Memorial-Marlborough Hospital, recently presented a check for $5,000 to Fran Hurley, president and CEO of the Boys and Girls Club of MetroWest. This spring, the hospital held a “SEND A KID TO CAMP” campaign and employees and members of the hospital medical staff donated funds as well […]

Northboro Junior Woman’s Club hosts meal packaging event

June 15th, 2017

Northborough – Sixty volunteers arrived at Trinity Church on the morning of May 13 with a mission to pack 10,000 meals in two hours to benefit Rise Against Hunger, a movement to end world hunger by 2030. The Northboro Junior Woman’s Club (NJWC) sponsored the meal packaging event and met their goal of packaging 10,152 meals.

Southborough Library to host ‘We Honor Veterans’ program

June 14th, 2017

Southborough – Three evening sessions of a program known as We Honor Veterans will be presented this summer at the Southborough Library. This program of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization and Veterans Administration is designed to meet the unique needs of terminally-ill military veterans.

Northborough bank executive forms relationship with Rockwell Museum

June 11th, 2017

Northborough – As the market president for TD Bank of central, western and southeastern Massachusetts, Robert Babcock is constantly seeking activities and locations for his quarterly rewards and recognition events.

Care packages sent to veterans stationed in Iraq

June 10th, 2017

Westborough – The Westborough Veterans Advisory Board (VAB) sponsored a shipment of 20 care packages to a platoon of the 82nd Airborne stationed in Iraq. This mission was accomplished under the leadership of Paul Horrigan, the vice chair of the VAB, together with President Steve Hart of the Civic Club of Westborough and the Saint […]

Bolton Street tenants honor memory of beloved friend in Marlborough

June 7th, 2017

By Dakota Antelman, Contributing Writer Marlborough – Residents of the Bolton Street housing community in Marlborough remembered their friend Patti Foti and celebrated their small but active community May 25. Just over a year after Foti passed away unexpectedly, the current members of the Bolton Street Tenants Committee took time to celebrate the work she […]

Recently Commented

  • High Return Real Estate: Great post! I agree that buying a house has more positives to negatives, but most...
  • Judith Henderson: And just wait until like us when you’re done raising your much loved grandchildren and you...
  • Sandra: Can’t find you on Facebook. Are you guys doing microblading?
  • Sandra: Are you guys doing microblading?
  • Betsy (DeSantis) Lucht: My sister, Loretta (DeSantis) Cunha forwarded this article to me in Murphy, NC. I was a...