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‘The Most Interesting Man’ and Julio’s Liquors raise money for hurricane victims

September 28th, 2017

Westborough – Julio’s Liquors teamed up with Jonathan Goldsmith, “The Most Interesting Man in the World,” and Astral Tequila Sept. 25 to help raise money for victims of Hurricane Harvey which recently struck Texas.

Marlborough Masons donate to local food pantry

September 27th, 2017

Marlborough – The United Brethren Masons donated $300 to the Marlborough Food Pantry Sept.19. The funds were raised from sponsorships of the 2017 Marlborough Main Street Car Show. The funds will help supply the Thanksgiving dinners that the organization will be putting together for Marlborough families.

Coach ships Hudson basketball gear to Houston flood victims

September 26th, 2017

Hudson – Hundreds of Houston residents affected by Hurricane Harvey, which ultimately got downgraded to a tropical storm, now own Hudson High School (HHS) basketball gear. A shipment was sent by former HHS basketball coach Mike Mercuri in response to a tweet asking for donations from University of Houston (UH) head men’s basketball coach Kelvin Sampson. Coaches nationwide answered the call.

RTN donates over $22,000 to Mass. Coalition for the Homeless

September 24th, 2017

Region – RTN Federal Credit Union and RTN GoodWorks Foundation presented a check for $22,039 to the Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless Sept. 18. The funds are proceeds raised from Walk Home 2017, which took place in June.

‘Fill the Boot’ drive Sept. 16

September 14th, 2017

Westborough – The Westborough Fire Fighters will be conducting their annual “Fill the Boot” drive Saturday, Sept. 16, from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the rotary in Westborough Center. Donations will support the Muscular Dystrophy Association.

Annual Friends of the Poor walk Sept. 30

September 14th, 2017

Marlborough – Immaculate Conception and St. Matthias parishes will hold their annual St. Vincent de Paul Friends of the Poor Walk Saturday, Sept. 30, starting at Immaculate Conception School, 25 Washington Court, Marlborough. Registration begins at 9 a.m. The three-mile walk on the Assabet River Rail Trail begins at 10 a.m.

Feeding the hungry and nourishing souls at St. Mary’s and St. Philip’s     

September 14th, 2017

Grafton – Running a church ministry that feeds hundreds of hungry people each month takes a great deal of time, energy and hard work. But a successful ministry requires a few other elements as well. It needs the love, compassion and joy of its leaders and its participants.

Grafton Fire Department ‘fills the boot’ for MDA

September 14th, 2017

Grafton – The Grafton Fire Department held a “Fill the Boot” for the Muscular Dystrophy Association May 13 and Aug. 26.

Shrewsbury woman raises Alzheimer’s Awareness

September 4th, 2017

Shrewsbury – Gina Tiberio Hamilton of Shrewsbury will participate in the Alzheimer’s Association Worcester Walk to End Alzheimer’s Sunday, Sept. 24, at Quinsigamond Community College in Worcester.

Worcester County Sheriff’s Office donates over 300 cellphones

September 2nd, 2017

Region – Rotmans, an official drop-off location for Cell Phones for Soldiers recently accepted their single largest donation of cell phones. Over 300 phones were collected by the Worcester County Sheriff’s Office, bringing the total number of phones collected to well over 1,000.

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  • Doug Stone: Thanks Peter. I hope to help out in the future.
  • Doug Stone: Thanks for your support as well Gerald!