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DAV empowers veterans to live with respect and dignity

August 1st, 2017

Marlborough – George T. sustained an injury while serving in the war in Afghanistan.  He returned home to his family with concern over the future.  He was told to join the Disabled American Veterans (DAV) for assistance.  He stopped in a DAV office in the area and discovered DAV helps more than one million veterans every year connect with the healthcare, disability, employment, education and financial benefits they have earned.  He was relieved and pleased that he was properly treated by the country he so nobly defended.

Saquib earns Girl Scout Gold Award

August 1st, 2017

Westborough – Zenia Saqib, Westborough Girl Scout troop 30633, recently earned her Girl Scout Gold Award for her project, Music Buddies Mentorship Program.  Zenia’s project was a two-part mentorship program designed to provide guidance for beginning musicians in the Westborough High School (WHS) Fine Arts program.

Shrewsbury Fire and Police Relief Association golf tournament to benefit fallen heroes

July 27th, 2017

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Fire and Police Relief Association will be holding a golf tournament fundraiser Friday, Sept. 15 at Cyprian Keyes Golf Course, 284 E Temple St., Boylston.

Tania Walia earns Girl Scout Gold Award

July 25th, 2017

Westborough – Tanya Walia recently received the Girl Scout Gold Award for her project “Express Yourself: Cards for the Community.” Tanya is a member of Westborough Troop 30633. Her project focused on teaching people in the community how to make homemade greeting cards and helping them to understand the sentimental value of a homemade card versus store-bought.

Representative Kane welcomes Shrewsbury intern to the State House

July 25th, 2017

Shrewsbury – State Representative Hannah E. Kane (R-Shrewsbury) has invited Shrewsbury resident and Class of 2017 high school graduate, Nicole Vandal, to intern in her office at the State House this summer.

Shrewsbury family shares their love of books with others through their ‘Little Library’

July 25th, 2017

Shrewsbury – The Siebels family, who live on School Street in Shrewsbury, moved to town about two years ago. Like many who are new to town, they wanted to connect with their neighbors and their new community and they found a really interesting way to achieve this while sharing their love of reading. They built their own Little Library that sits in their front lawn near the road.

Shrewsbury company to host Truck Show to benefit ALS One

July 25th, 2017

Shrewsbury – Cappello Heavy Transport and Cappello Custom Rac will be hosting their first annual Truck Show Sunday, July 30 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., 11 Commerce Road, Shrewsbury.   The show will serve as a fundraiser in memory of Malcolm MacMillan, who worked for the company before passing away from complications from amyotrophic lateral […]

Northborough family delivers joy to sick children at UMass hospital

July 19th, 2017

Northborough – It was Christmas in July for the patients of the UMass Memorial Children’s Medical Center in Worcester. On July 11, the Campero family from Northborough delivered more than 100 toys and games to the patients there.

Christian Campero, 9, was a patient of the center when he was diagnosed with leukemia more than five years ago. He underwent three and a half years of chemotherapy and in August he will have been in remission for five years. Christian, along with his parents Tricia and Cesar, and brother Alex, 8, wanted to help other sick children and give back to the place that took such good care of him. The boys are students at the Fannie E. Proctor Elementary School in Northborough.

Fundraiser to benefit pediatric cancer patient

July 19th, 2017

Region – A fundraiser will be held on Monday, July 24 at the Crystal Room, 49 Cedar St., Milford, to benefit Leah Davis. At only 5 years old, Leah, a resident of Hopkinton and a student at Miss Tanya’s Woodland School in Westborough, is battling a second round of medulloblastoma (pediatric brain cancer). The fundraiser, […]

ARC to hold eighth annual golf tournament

July 17th, 2017

Marlborough – The Addiction Referral Center (ARC) of Marlborough is sponsoring its eighth annual Golf Tournament Friday, Aug. 18, at Juniper Hill Golf Course, 202 Brigham St., in Northborough. Registration will take place at 8 a.m. with tee time at 9 a.m.

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