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Northeastern University Center for Family Business honors Mark’s Moving

July 9th, 2014

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Westborough – A year after it was named a finalist for top honors at Northeastern University’s Center for Family Business annual awards ceremony, Mark’s Moving & Storage walked away recently with a greater distinction: Family Business of the Year.

Among all nominated companies of similar size, Mark’s Moving & Storage won the center’s highest praise.

South Street Band to play at Grafton Inn

July 9th, 2014

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Grafton – The Grafton Inn welcomes back The South Street Band Saturday, July 26. Come hear this popular rock band from Upton cover hits from bands such as Led Zeppelin, Boston, Eric Clapton, The Who, Journey, The Rolling Stones, Pat Benatar, Aerosmith, AC/DC, The Beatles, Pink Floyd, Bon Jovi, and many, many more! The show [...]

Corridor Nine members enjoy a great day on the links

July 9th, 2014

Corridor Nine Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Golf Tournament winners (l to r): Adam Halasz and Jeff Chamberland from Amcomm Wireless; Tracy Turczynski, Discover Cleaning Corporation; Tania Thomas, Fidelity Bank; and the Chamber’s Golf Chair, Ben Colonero, The Willows at Westborough.Photo/submitted

Region – The Corridor Nine Area Chamber of Commerce held its Annual Golf Tournament on June 19 at the Juniper Hill Golf Course in Northborough with a full playing field of 136 golfers. Fallon Health was the title sponsor of the tournament for the sixth consecutive year. Proceeds from the tournament fund scholarships for graduating high school seniors from Westborough, Northborough, Southborough and Shrewsbury.

Central One dresses down for Alzheimer’s Association

July 9th, 2014

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Shrewsbury – Central One Federal Credit Union believes in making a difference in the community.  This year, employees opted to donate to the Alzheimer’s Association for their summer “dress down” days every Friday throughout the summer. In doing so, the staff was able to raise $500 for this great cause. For more information visit www.centralfcu.com.

Al Brodeur’s Auto Body, Inc.: Marlborough auto center expands into second location

July 3rd, 2014

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“Yes, we acquired South Street Auto in October,” said Molly Brodeur, chief operating officer and daughter of owner Al Brodeur. The new location is right around the corner from the other shop. “Al Brodeur’s Auto Body on Mill Street Central is our main collision shop, and South Street is our auto detail shop and towing operation.” The company has been in business for 43 years.

The Apple Spice Café and Juice Bar now open at new Shrewsbury location

July 1st, 2014

Shrewsbury selectman Henry Fitzgerald, UMass Medical School student Zach Demma, owner Kim Ferguson, Shrewsbury selectman Moira Miller, and Karen Chapman, president of the Corridor Nine Area Chamber of Commerce 
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By Bonnie Adams, Managing Editor Shrewsbury – Local municipal and business leaders joined owner Kim Ferguson June 25 to celebrate the grand opening of the Apple Spice Café and Juice Bar at its new location, 100 Boston Turnpike. The restaurant was formerly known as Apple Spice Junction and was located in a different part of [...]

Marlborough chamber holds Women’s Business Council Luncheon and Fashion Show

June 30th, 2014

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Marlborough – The Marlborough Regional Chamber of Commerce (MRCC) hosted its  Women’s Business Council Luncheon and Fashion Show June 13, at Embassy Suites Hotel, Marlborough. Fashions were presented by Ecolissa, hair and makeup was by DruMais Salon, and music was provided by DJ Jackie. The event was sponsored by Al Brodeur’s Auto Body, Inc. Photos/Jacqueline [...]

Ultimate Bootcamp launches Westborough sessions at Krave Fitness

June 27th, 2014

Ultimate Bootcamp is coming to Westborough in partnership with Krave Fitness.
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Westborough – Ultimate Bootcamp, Boston’s largest outdoor fitness company, is launching its first Westborough location in partnership with Krave Fitness beginning July 7. Early morning classes, which run four days a week, are designed to help meet a variety of fitness goals from losing weight to gaining stamina, and are targeted towards beginner and intermediate [...]

Gastonart & Frame: Frame shop opens second location in Northborough

June 27th, 2014

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Northborough—Gastonart & Frame, which has been providing custom framing and related services in Shrewsbury for 10 years, has opened a second location in Northborough.

Pets Gone Healthy to hold open house and pet expo

June 26th, 2014

Marlborough – In celebration of its ninth anniversary, Pets Gone Healthy, 505 Boston Post Road West, (Route 20 on the Northborough/Marlborough line) will host an open house and pet expo Saturday, June 28, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Product vendors and local pet services will be on site offering free samples, demonstrations and prizes. [...]

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