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February 15th, 2017

Store features artisan gifts, extensive yarn selection, fiber art classes By Nancy Brumback, Contributing Writer Business name:   Craftworks Address:  243 West Main St., Northborough Owner:  Ande Lockwood Contact information:  508-393-9435 www.craftworkscoop.com How do you describe Craftworks? “Craftworks started in 1979 as a craft cooperative, an outlet for talented artisans to sell their work year round,” […]

Keamy to exhibit at 1717 Shoppe in March

February 15th, 2017

Westborough – The works of local photographer Jean Keamy will be featured throughout the month of March at the 1717 Shoppe, located in the Westborough Shopping Center, 18 Lyman St. Her works feature night photography and dog portraits. The opening reception will be held Saturday, March 4, from 3-6 p.m. The 1717 Shoppe, tucked in […]

NAL’S Paint Center acquires Economy Paint Supply

February 15th, 2017

Region – NAL’S Paint Center of Worcester and Auburn recently announced its acquisition of Economy Paint Supply of Leominster, Worcester and Shrewsbury. Locally owned and family-operated, NAL’S Paint Center has been a staple of the Greater Worcester paint and decorating community for more than 40 years. Founded in 1973 by Natale “Nal” Santora and his […]

Pageant winner hopes to spread confidence through Girl Scout project

February 15th, 2017

Shrewsbury – A local pageant-winner is turning her love of competing into a Girl Scout project to inspire confidence and leadership among young women and girls.

Open House at Westborough YMCA Feb. 20

February 15th, 2017

Northborough – The YMCA of Central Mass. Boroughs Family Branch, 4 Valente Drive, Westborough, will hold a President’s Day open house Monday, Feb. 20. The event will feature entertainment by Mr. Pumpernickle Puppets, a sing-a-long with Mr. Vick, and exercise demonstrations. Visitors can check out camp specials as well. There will be no joining fee […]

Grossman Development Group hires vice president of property management

February 15th, 2017

Southborough – Peter Engeian has joined Grossman Development Group (GDG) as their vice president of property management. “We are thrilled to have Peter join us,” said Grossman Development Group President Howard Grossman. “He adds two dimension to our growing team that enhances our overall expertise.” Engeian comes to GDG with 25 years of property management […]

Fay School students get a history lesson from local seniors

February 15th, 2017

Southborough – Ninth-graders at Fay School were treated to a visit from seniors from the Southborough Senior Center Feb. 1 as part of the school yearlong learning initiative. The school has partnered with the center to offer events and activities the provide enrichment to the seniors as well as learning opportunities for students. Seventeen seniors […]

George A. Perry III honored posthumously as Westborough’s Veteran of the Year

February 15th, 2017

Westborough – A ceremony was held Feb. 7 at the Westborough Town Hall to honor the late George A. Perry III as the town’s Veteran of the Year.

The award was created to honor the town’s veterans “who make extraordinary contributions to the town and foster the well-being of their ex-military neighbors.”

Hudson student wins award for painting

February 14th, 2017

Hudson – Jessy Currie, a sixth-grader at Quinn Middle School in Hudson, recently won a Regional Gold Key in painting in the 2016-2017 Scholastic Art and Writing Awards. Her painting titled “Me and the Sea” is an original painting of her at her family’s cape house in Falmouth. Currie will receive a certificate and a […]

Two Westborough residents die in New Hampshire accident

February 12th, 2017

Third man expected to survive  Westborough – The Union Leader newspaper, based in Manchester, N.H., is reporting that two Westborough residents are dead after falling through the ice on Lake Winnipesaukee Feb. 11. The paper reported that Mark O’Connell, who turned 62 years old Saturday, and David Corsier, 67, were on snowmobiles that fell through […]

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