January 24th, 2014
“The majority of my work is smaller to mid-size remodeling projects with a lot of repair work, anything from rotted trim to siding repairs to replacement doors and windows. On the remodeling side, I do a lot of decks, kitchens, bathrooms and basements. My specialty is finish carpentry,” said Raymond Valois, who has owned his own contracting firm, Valois Home Improvements for 14 years.
January 23rd, 2014
Westboro Tennis & Swim Club opens new building Westborough – The Westboro Tennis & Swim Club has just opened a brand new tennis building. There are two hard courts inside along with viewing and seating areas positioned above the courts. The new building entrance is located across from the main building and a new parking [...]
January 17th, 2014
Worcester—Porro’s Custom Interiors has moved to a new location, 305 Shrewsbury St., giving the longtime interior design firm more retail display space. This location also expands the workroom space where custom designs are fabricated on the premises, something that sets Porro’s apart from other interior designers.
January 16th, 2014
Massachusetts communities can no longer rely on state or federal aid to fill their budget gaps. Therefore, each municipality must take responsibility for its own economic fate.
Towns and cities are failing to take advantage of economic development opportunities and tax revenues. They do not understand how to create the optimum number of local jobs, nor understand municipal metrics that determine their economic well-being. They lack knowledge about their industry clusters, especially about which are thriving or struggling. They do not know the decision makers at those enterprises who pay business taxes and create jobs.
January 16th, 2014
Get in Shape for Women to host open house Northborough/Westborough – Get in Shape for Women will be hosting its annual winter open house Saturday, Jan. 18. Drop by between 10:00 a.m. to 12 p.m. and discover the first complete training program for women. Small group personal training offers weight training, cardio, nutrition and accountability. [...]
January 10th, 2014
Westborough—“It’s never too early. It’s only too late.” That’s how attorney Carolyn Spring emphasizes the need to have basic estate plans in place before they are necessary.
January 9th, 2014
Marlborough Hospital assesses health needs of Marlborough and Hudson Marlborough/Hudson – In 2013 Marlborough Hospital took part in a comprehensive Community Health Assessment, and also produced a supplementary brief focusing on Marlborough and Hudson – two of Marlborough Hospital’s key service areas. The brief examined the priority health needs of these two towns, with a [...]
January 2nd, 2014
We are a cosmetic medical facility and laser center, practicing aesthetic medicine. Our procedures are non-invasive or minimally invasive, designed to enhance appearance. Everything we do here is medical; we don’t offer any basic spa-like treatments,” said Dr. Jean Casello, a medical doctor who started the practice in 2008.
December 27th, 2013
“Teamworks is an indoor recreation facility which has been operating for 17 years, offering activities for children 2 to 18, and for adults from 18 up. We have something for everybody. Our activities range from soccer and basketball clinics to adult and youth soccer leagues. We also run a summer camp and vacation programs during December, February and April.”
December 26th, 2013
Southgate and Cinch IT team up to benefit the YWCA Region – Southgate at Shrewsbury, a premier retirement community, and Cinch IT, a Worcester-based IT solutions company, have joined forces to donate computers to the YWCA of Central Massachusetts. This collaborative effort resulted in a total in-kind donation of $5000, with Southgate donating the hardware [...]