August 11th, 2016
Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Woman’s Club recently presented a $1,000 scholarship during its annual meeting and luncheon at Wachusett Country Club May 6 to Reno V. Nolli, of Shrewsbury and his parents, Reno and Christine Nolli. Reno is a graduate of St. John’s High School in Shrewsbury and will attend Loyola University Maryland to study […]
August 8th, 2016
Region – Close to 700 families with school-age children in the Metrowest/I-495 area will receive backpacks filled with school supplies through the United Way of Tri-County’s Tools for School program.
For 22 years, the United Way of Tri-County has been bringing together local businesses, faith organizations, and individuals to hold supply drives and sponsor children with a backpack and school supplies for their first day back to school.
August 7th, 2016
Grafton – Winifred Kennedy, a Grafton High School graduate, class of 2016, has been named as the recipient of the Grafton Chronicle Project scholarship. Jayne Carroll Wilson and Joe Kuras, the coauthors of the recently published book, “From Wilderness to the Information Age: A Grafton Chronicle,” presented the scholarship to Kennedy. Their book, the authors […]
August 4th, 2016
Shrewsbury – Ben Balmforth, a 2016 graduate of Shrewsbury High School, will have quite a different packing list than other recent high school graduates who are preparing to go to college. In August, Balmforth will depart to serve a two-year mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the capital city of […]
August 2nd, 2016
Region – The Avidia Charitable Foundation recently donated $1,000 to St. Bernadette School in Northborough. This donation is to help assist with financial aid. Avidia Bank is a $1.2 billion mutual community bank, headquartered in Hudson, with branches in Hudson, Westborough, Clinton, Leominster, Marlborough, Northborough and Shrewsbury.
July 29th, 2016
Hudson – This year’s last day of school was extraordinary for Elaine McKenna of Hudson. On the same day that she retired after serving as school nurse for 20 years at J. L. Mulready Elementary School, McKenna was also recognized as an Unsung Heroine during a ceremony at the Massachusetts Statehouse.
July 25th, 2016
Marlborough – Marlborough High School has partnered with gphomestay to bring international students to the school for the 2016-2017 school year. The school is currently looking for Marlborough families that are interested in hosting. The ideal host family will have a student attending Marlborough High School for the 2016-2017 school year, will primarily speak English […]
July 18th, 2016
Northborough/Southborough – Two graduates of Algonquin Regional High School (ARHS) are featured, along with the rest of their six-person a cappella group, The Hexachords, in Season 2 of the hit Pop TV docuseries, “Sing It On.” Xander Teplansky (class of 2012) and Linnea Henningson (class of 2014), were both active in the music program at ARHS and former members of Algonqapella, the high school’s a cappella group.
July 15th, 2016
Marlborough – A symbol of Marlborough Schools’ pride now prowls the grounds at the entrance to 1Lt. Charles W. Whitcomb Middle School. On June 23, district officials dedicated a new Panther sculpture, which matches the one dedicated at the beginning of the 2015-16 school year at Marlborough High School (MHS). The sculptures – created by […]
July 13th, 2016
Shrewsbury – The 6th annual Jacob M. Boudreau Memorial Wiffle Ball Tournament to benefit the Jacob M. Boudreau Memorial Scholarship Fund will be held the Calvin Coolidge Elementary School fields, 1 Florence St., Saturday, July 23.