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Thank you from Westborough 300th anniversary committees

September 21st, 2017

On behalf of our entire Westborough 300th Anniversary Committee and the Grande Parade Planning Committee, we would like to say a great big “THANK YOU” to the many organizations, businesses, and individuals who contributed to the immense success of our Town’s celebration on September 10. After more than a year of diligent planning, our Grande Parade did not disappoint!

Locally renowned artist reaches out to all artists to join free workshops

September 21st, 2017

Region – Locally renowned artist Sid Solomon is an integral part of a thriving community of artists in Worcester and neighboring communities. Since 1980, Solomon has nurtured his art in his home studio in Worcester. Although a modest individual, Solomon’s studio is anything but, as it contains an impressive collection of his works which range from sketches and portraits to landscapes.

Marlborough soccer continues winning ways over Algonquin

September 21st, 2017

By Jeff Slovin, Contributing Writer Northborough – The Marlborough High School boys’ soccer team came out on top 5-1 over Algonquin Regional High School, as two of top teams in Central Mass. battled it out in a physical contest on Tuesday, September 19. Andre Faria scored two goals moments apart, while Edson Doirain, Kevin Santillan, […]

Get in the spirit

September 21st, 2017

Shrewsbury – The Spirit of Shrewsbury Fall Festival, the 21st in its history, will culminate with a number of fun, family-focused events Saturday, Sept. 23 and Sunday, Sept. 24. Events will be held throughout the whole weekend including a kids’ pancake breakfast and fishing derby, 5K, Town Expo and Crafters Fair, parade, and senior citizens’ […]

Hudson memorial 5K to benefit Brain Injury Association

September 20th, 2017

Hudson – On Dec. 9, 2016, John Deane suffered a fall near his family’s Hudson home, which caused brain injuries and left him in a coma. He passed away 10 days later at age 54, leaving his wife, Meg, and their four children. Her close friends and family have organized a memorial 5K run and walk titled John’s Sea of Green to benefit the Brain Injury Association of Massachusetts.

Marlborough saxophonists play at Newport Jazz Festival

September 20th, 2017

Marlborough – Saxophonists Justin Bartlett and Matthew Pearl of Marlborough earned an impressive credit for their resumes. They performed at this year’s 63rd annual Newport Jazz Festival with the Massachusetts Music Educators’ Association (MMEA) All-State Jazz Band. Bartlett is a 2017 Marlborough High School (MHS) graduate, entering his freshman year as a jazz studies major at Temple University in Philadelphia. Pearl is beginning his junior year at MHS.

Westborough’s 300th anniversary parade was awesome

September 20th, 2017

What an awesome parade! With all the political unrest in this country, uncertainty in world affairs, and devastating storms ripping through our neighbors’ yards to the far south, the Westborough parade was an exciting diversion for us.

Officials gather to celebrate grand opening of Oasis at Dodge Park

September 20th, 2017

Dodge Park Rest Home also honored for 50th anniversary   Worcester – Nearly 400 guests gathered Sept. 13 to celebrate the grand opening of the Oasis at Dodge Park, a new state-of-the-art facility located at 102 Randolph Road. The event was also an occasion to honor the 50th anniversary of Dodge Park Rest Home, which is […]

700 age-restricted units planned for former State Hospital property

September 19th, 2017

Westborough – Reid Blute, vice president of Pulte Homes in Westborough, appeared before the Board of Selectmen at their Sept. 12 meeting to gain their approval for Pulte’s conceptual plan for redevelopment of the Westborough State Hospital property. A total of 700 units, all age-restricted (at least one person 55 or over; no one under the age of 18) is being planned.

Pulte is set to move from the due diligence to the permitting stage. The next step is to go before the Planning Board for special permits before coming back to the selectmen for site plan review. The board unanimously approved the conceptual plan.

Westborough ophthalmologist offers aesthetic procedures and complete eye care

September 18th, 2017

Westborough – As a board-certified ophthalmologist, Dr. Jean Keamy oversees a wide variety of procedures at her namesake practice, Keamy Eye & Laser Centre, in Westborough.

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