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Time is ticking for White Cliffs

September 25th, 2015

Northborough – After the LaCava family, which owns White Cliffs, decided to sell the iconic building last winter, residents and other fans of the historic property have been up in arms about will happen to it next.

Shrewsbury has the spirit!

September 16th, 2015

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Shrewsbury – Shrewsbury pride will be in full force Sept. 25-27 as the town celebrates the 18th annual Spirit of Shrewsbury Fall Festival.

Aye witnesses

September 13th, 2015

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Shrewsbury – Town Meeting is a uniquely New England form of town government. But over the past years, many local communities have found that the number of those attending meetings has declined. Recently Shrewsbury Town Moderator Christopher Mehne sent a survey to Town Meeting members as a way to solicit their input on what changes […]

Westborough is tops!

September 13th, 2015

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Westborough – With its rural feel, excellent schools, expanding business sector, and proximity to major highways as well as a commuter rail station, Westborough has a lot to offer to those who live in the town. Now the town has also garnered attention from a major financial publication, Money Magazine, which named Westborough number 14 […]

TD or not TD

September 13th, 2015

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Westborough – The start of a new sports season is always exciting but Westborough High School (WHS) football fans have high hopes as a new head coach, David Tinglof, will be heading the squad this year. Tinglof brings to WHS over 20 years of experience as a coach, including the last 10 years as head […]

Hoping to make ‘The Big Show’

September 13th, 2015

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Northborough -Just about every young baseball player dreams of making the big leagues and as a youngster, Kevin Brown was no exception. After an outstanding career at Algonquin Regional High School and then Bryant University, Brown is now on his way to making that dream a reality. Since being chosen by the Chicago Cubs in […]

Little comment, big change

September 13th, 2015

Janice Lindsay

It’s thought-provoking, how a small event, even a small remark, can change your life trajectory. You’re moving along confidently in one direction, then some slight comment creates a curve, and off you go in a better direction, never looking back. I consider this subject now because I’ve just celebrated a Big 0 anniversary of my […]

Happy birthday Northborough!

September 13th, 2015

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Northborough – As Northborough prepares to celebrate its 250th anniversary in 2016, organizers are busy planning a full slate of events to commemorate this important milestone. The first official event will actually be a golf tournament fundraiser that will be held at Juniper Hill Golf Course Sept. 11. Events will be held throughout 2016 including […]

Letter to the editor: Support for Hooters Restaurant in Shrewsbury

September 3rd, 2015

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To the Editor: As a lifelong resident of Shrewsbury I have witnessed many changes, many of which I have not agreed with but I realize change is going to happen, I live in the “Lakeway District” less than a quarter mile from Route 9. I also have run a successful small business for 34 years […]

Enjoying the dog days…

September 3rd, 2015

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Region – It was just a few months ago when, after near record breaking snow totals, we were wondering if winter would ever really end. But recently, with multiple days reaching 90 degrees – and high humidity levels as well – it appears we are truly in the “dog days of summer.” But yes, all […]

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