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Northern Landscape Design & Plowing – Westborough contractor offers year-round services

August 24th, 2016

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By Nancy Brumback, Contributing Writer Business name:   Northern Landscape Design & Plowing Address: 26 Hyder St., Westborough Owner:  James Mugford Contact Information:  508-330-9466 On Facebook, website under construction How did you get into this business? “I have operated a snow plowing business for over three years. I have also done some landscaping for hotels, a couple of retirement communities, […]

Jack’s Guitar Garage -Now offering music lessons in two locations

August 24th, 2016

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By Nancy Brumback, Contributing Writer Business name:   Jack’s Guitar Garage Address:  243 West Main St., Northborough 198 Worcester St., North Grafton Owner:  Jack Shanahan Contact information:  Northborough 508-393-7200 North Grafton 774-293- 5115 www.jacksguitargarage.com How long has Jack’s Guitar Garage been in business?     “The original shop has been up and running since 2009,” said Jack […]

Shrewsbury grads will use lessons learned in gymnastics as they head to college

August 24th, 2016

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Shrewsbury – Three recent Shrewsbury High School graduates, who are students of the Gymnastics Learning Center (GLC) in Shrewsbury are prime examples that devotion to a sport they love leads to rewards. Sydney Malko, Alexandra Smyrnios and Reilly Peloquin, have received awards on the state, regional, and national levels, but have gained rewards in life as well.

Aug. 19 – Your Community Advocate – Focusing on life up and down Route 9

August 21st, 2016

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Region – The Community Advocate is now partnering with Charter TV3 in Worcester to produce a new cable feature – “Your Community Advocate – Focusing on life up and down Route 9.” Every week, the 90-second spot will feature either Publisher David Bagdon or Managing Editor Bonnie Adams profiling three of the newspaper’s top stories.  The […]

Shrewsbury Federal Credit Union and Daniels Insurance Agency form partnership

August 17th, 2016

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Shrewsbury – Shrewsbury Federal Credit Union (SFCU) and Daniels Insurance Agency have announced a newly formed partnership. The insurance agency recently opened an office inside the credit union’s 489 Boston Turnpike (Route 9 west) location to bring the best product, service and convenience, as well as special exclusive discounts, to SFCU members. Members have reported […]

Clog Barn opens in West Boylston

August 17th, 2016

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West Boylston – The Clog Barn is now open in West Boylston. The store carries a large selection of DANSKO clogs, sandals, sneakers and boots formerly sold at the Triple Crown Tackle Shop. Stop in to see all the new fall styles and colors.  The Clog Barn is located at 26 West Boylston St., West […]

Corridor Nine to host 5k and kids challenge as part of Applefest celebration

August 16th, 2016

Cindy Libbey, Corridor Nine; David Bagdon, Community Advocate; Karen Chapman, Corridor Nine;  Dawn Smith, Oasis Financial Services; and Keith Pellerin, PR Running
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Region – For the 23rd year in a row, the Corridor Nine Area Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a 5k in conjunction with Northborough’s Applefest celebration. The race will be held Saturday, Sept. 17, starting and ending at the Marion E. Zeh School, 33 Howard St. The event will welcome runners, joggers and walkers and, once again, feature a Team Challenge. New this year will be a special Kids Adventure Race for kids 11 and under which will be held immediately after the 5k that day.

Eighth Annual Briarwood Golf Outing to benefit transport van

August 16th, 2016

Worcester – The Briarwood Community is accepting registrations for its 8th Annual Golf Outing that will be held Thursday, Sept. 22 at Wachusett Country Club in West Boylston. Proceeds from the event will benefit a 14-seat, wheelchair-accessible van.

The festivities will include a Florida Style Scramble tournament, a cocktail hour and gala dinner, and silent and live auctions and raffle drawings. Sponsorship and advertising opportunities are available.

Boylston shop offers lessons on a variety of instruments

August 16th, 2016

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“I started teaching about 21 years ago,” said Keith Lewis. “I went to Dean College to study music and started teaching when I was 19 in a place in Milford called, ironically, the Music House. I opened this place in mid-November.”

SpencerBANK donates to StandUp for Kids Worcester

August 16th, 2016

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Region – SpencerBANK recently made a $1,000 donation to the Worcester chapter of StandUp for Kids, an organization whose mission is to end youth homelessness.

“StandUp for Kids plays a very important role in our community,” said K. Michael Robbins, president and CEO of SpencerBANK. “We are pleased to support this organization and their mission to improve the lives of children.”

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