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Pizzi named as chair of Mass. League of Environmental Voters

April 6th, 2013

Region – The Massachusetts League of Environmental Voters (MLEV) recently named four new directors to its governing board and voted an existing board member as chairman. Board member Chuck Anastas of Westborough was elected as chair of the board of directors. He replaces Tom McShane, a principal at Dewey Square Group, who will remain a […]

St. Mary's delivers random acts of “SMiles”

April 2nd, 2013

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Hudson – ?Customers at the Honey Dew Donuts in Hudson had much to “SMile” about on the morning of March 25. As part of St. Mary's Credit Union's 100th anniversary celebration, credit union employees stopped in to the Honey Dew Donuts and bought breakfast for more than 300 customers during a two-hour period. This is […]

Shrewsbury mom/scientist, teaches science to preschoolers

March 24th, 2013


Shrewsbury – Tejaswini Dalvi has a passion for physics, teaching, and getting kids excited about science. She is sharing that passion with preschoolers with the goal of sparking an interest in science that will continue throughout the youngsters” education experience. Tejaswini, wholives in Shrewsbury with her husband and son, has a PhD in physics and is a research scientist at Clark University in Worcester.

Egg Hunt to be held in Northborough

March 20th, 2013

Northborough – The Northboro Junior Woman's Club is sponsoring the 18th Annual Town Egg Hunt on Sunday, March 24, 2013 at the Zeh School on Howard Street.? The egg hunt is free for children up to age seven. Residents are invited to bring their cameras for pictures with the Easter Bunny at 12:30 p.m. The […]

Jewish Scout Shabbat celebrated in Westborough

March 16th, 2013

Scouts from around the region stand in front of a bookcase built by Jeffrey Saltzman (far left), a Scout from Troop 100 in Westborough,  as part of his Eagle project for the Beth Tikvah Synagogue.

Westborough – Scouts from around the region gathered at Beth Tikvah Synagogue in Westborough to celebrate the Jewish Scout Shabbat March 1. The event was organized by EJ Dotts, a member of the Jewish committee on scouting, district committee ,and Troop 100 in Westborough.

Flipping the switch from chemistry to art

March 13th, 2013

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Northborough- “This is like dessert; after you have done all of the work, I can sit here and I can soak it all in,” Northborough resident Phil Knudsen said about his recent career change.

Northborough Knights of Columbus to host St. Patrick's dinner

March 9th, 2013

Northborough – The St. Augustine Council #5724, Knights of Columbus (K of C) will be hosting a gala St. Patrick's dinner at St. Bernadette's Church, Route 20, Saturday, March 16, at 6 p.m. Tickets, which are $12 each, are available by contacting: Steve Rabideau, 508-393-0391; Tom at Lowe's Market, 508-393-6594, Joe McNamara, 508-393-8310; Merrill Dussault, […]

Northborough Lions announce first annual peace poster art show

March 7th, 2013

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Northborough – Each year, Lions clubs around the world proudly sponsor the Lions International Peace Poster Contest in local schools and youth groups. This art contest for kids encourages young people worldwide to express their visions of peace. For 25 years, more than four million children from nearly 100 countries have participated in the contest. […]

Province graduates from basic infantry training

March 1st, 2013

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Shrewsbury – Army Reserve Pvt. Ryan G. Province has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga. During the nine weeks of training, Province received training in drill and ceremonies, weapons, map reading, tactics, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, and Army history, core values and traditions.? Additional training included development […]

Kristen Teague & Brian LeClair announce their engagement

February 22nd, 2013

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Westborough/Grafton – Kristen Teague and Brian LeClair have announced their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Andrea J. Afshari of Westborough and Edward F. Teague of Grafton. She is a graduate of Worcester State University with a degree in Natural Science, and is a Staff Sargent in the Air National Guard. The groom-to-be is […]

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