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Westborough Outback restaurant abruptly closes

February 21st, 2017

Westborough – Patrons of the Outback restaurant located at 227 Turnpike Road were surprised when they went to the restaurant over the weekend of Feb. 18-19 and discovered that it had been abruptly closed. Town officials were also unaware of the sudden closure. According to Outback employees who were cleaning out the restaurant during the […]

Newspaper club encourages creativity in Marlborough High students

February 19th, 2017

Marlborough – Students interested in art, photography, writing short stories or poetry, and other forms of creative expression are enthusiastically pursuing these interests as members of the Newspaper Club at Marlborough High School (MHS).

Former Northborough music student now inspires young musicians

February 19th, 2017

Northborough – Music has always played an important role in Jack Corbett’s life, and now his love of music is being shared as he transitions from student to educator.

MCDA reapplying for DHCD block grant

February 19th, 2017

By Joan F. Simoneau, Community Reporter Marlborough- The Marlborough Community Development Authority (MCDA) is reapplying for a block grant to be awarded by the State Department of Housing and Development (DHCD).  To hopefully be successful, the city has engaged the services of a consultant from MAPPLAN Associates of Connecticut to write and submit the request, […]

Town Clerk’s office staff gets into the ‘1717’ spirit

February 19th, 2017

Westborough – Those visitors needing to attend to business in the Town Clerk’s office at the Westborough Town Hall on Friday mornings this year will be greeted as usual by the friendly and professional staff. But what might catch those visitors off guard are the outfits Town Clerk Wendy Mickel, Assistant Town Clerk Deborah Ledoux and Administrative Assistant Susan Bush will be wearing.

Algonquin hosts state Division 2 wrestling tournament

February 19th, 2017

Northborough – Algonquin Regional High School hosted high school wrestlers from throughout Massachusetts for the State Division 2 Wrestling tournament held over two days Feb. 17-18. Over 400 individual matches took place to decide the winners in 14 different weight classes.

Feb. 17 – Your Community Advocate – Focusing on life up and down Route 9

February 18th, 2017

Region – The Community Advocate is partnering with Charter TV3 in Worcester to produce – “Your Community Advocate – Focusing on life up and down Route 9.” Every week, the 90-second spot will feature Managing Editor Bonnie Adams profiling three of the newspaper’s top stories.  The feature will run Fridays during Charter TV3 Worcester News Tonight […]

After warm winter, Shrewsbury Youth Hockey embraces indoor pond hockey

February 18th, 2017

Shrewsbury – With Dean Park Pond in Shrewsbury far from frozen, Shrewsbury Youth Hockey (SYH) moved its second annual Pond Hockey Classic indoors for the second year in a row on Feb. 4-5.

Educator to run first Boston Marathon for Dana-Farber

February 18th, 2017

Hudson/Marlborough – Marlborough native and now Hudson resident Rick Lacina is training to run his first marathon. He feels the time is right to begin with this year’s 121st Boston Marathon. As his benefitting charity, Lacina chose to join the Dana-Farber Marathon Challenge (DFMC)

Julio’s Liquors to celebrate 12th annual ‘GO! Whisk(e)y’ weekend

February 17th, 2017

Westborough – Julio’s Liquors is excited to once again celebrate its annual “GO! Whisk(e)y” Weekend at its 140 Turnpike Road, Westborough location.  A mecca for whiskey lovers, the conference will take place from Wednesday, Feb. 22 through Sunday, Feb. 26.  For over a decade, the action packed five day event has attracted people from all […]

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