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Hudson High ’67 alumni shares memories with juniors

July 9th, 2017

Hudson – About 200 juniors were treated to a unique history lesson when the second annual Hudson High School (HHS) 50th Reunion Alumni Panel was presented May 19 at the Intel Mini-Theater.

Avidia donates to St. Mary’s School 

July 9th, 2017

Region – The Avidia Charitable Foundation recently donated $1,000 to St. Mary’s School, Shrewsbury.

Southborough scholarships awarded

July 7th, 2017

Southborough – The Southborough Scholarship awards ceremony took place May 18 at the Southborough Community House. After welcoming remarks by Southborough Scholarship President Ann Cave, congratulatory remarks were extended by Town Selectman Brian Shea.

Two Assabet students attend premier leadership program at Stonehill

July 7th, 2017

Region – Two students from Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School – Hannah Belan, a rising senior from the biotech program, and Jacob Marinelli, a rising senior from the auto technology program – are currently at the Boys and Girls State program sponsored by the American Legion at Stonehill College.

The Westborough Education Foundation awards two $500 scholarships

July 7th, 2017

Westborough – The Westborough Education Foundation (WEF) announced the recipients of the 2017 WEF scholarships: Westborough High School graduates Grace Cheng and Connor Schoen.

Northborough Rotary awards scholarships

July 6th, 2017

Northborough – The Rotary club of Northborough presented seven $1,000 scholarships to graduating seniors at the weekly Rotary luncheon June 13.

Westborough High students nominated for theater award

July 5th, 2017

Westborough – Westborough High School (WHS) students Helena Spofford and Abigail Hammond (both rising juniors) and recent graduate, Caroline Grady, were recently nominated by the Massachusetts Educational Theater Guild for MET Awards in the category of Best Specialty Ensemble for their roles as the Apple Trees and Jitterbug Dancers in WHS’s musical production of “Wizard of Oz.”

Masonic Angel fund helps needy children

June 28th, 2017

Marlborough – Children who need a pair of glasses, a coat, warm gloves, field trip fees, minor health services or other types of assistance are finding their needs met by the Masonic Angel Foundation, sponsored by the United Brethren Lodge of Marlborough.

Snell wins South Street Diner scholarship

June 27th, 2017

Westborough — Before leaving Westborough for college, recent Westborough High School graduate Hannah Snell made a special trip to her favorite restaurant in town – South Street Diner. However, rather than coming for food, Snell came to collect a check.

Snell won this year’s South Street Diner scholarship after outgoing owners Phyllis Keene and Mark Sullivan selected her essay as the best they received. The annual contest asks applicants to write an essay describing what the diner means to them.

Students honored by Marlborough chamber

June 27th, 2017

Marlborough – Local students were honored with scholarships from the Marlborough Regional Chamber of Commerce (MRCC) in a ceremony held at the Wayside Athletic Club June 8.

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