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Karen Amlaw Music offers quality music instruction

August 31st, 2016


Westborough – Since 2005 Karen Amlaw Music (KAM) has been offering quality music instruction to students from Westborough, Northborough, Southborough, Marlborough, Shrewsbury, Hopkinton, Grafton, Worcester, and beyond. Always growing, in February KAM moved all 100 of its students to Westborough’s Downtown Crossing (57 East Main Street, Suite 203). This past summer KAM welcomed voice instructor […]

Youngsters enjoy summer camps at Massachusetts Gymnastics Center

August 31st, 2016

Westborough – This summer, the Massachusetts Gymnastics Center (MGC) in Westborough held a series of summer camps for boys and girls ages 5 and up. During each weekly session, a group of young gymnasts participated in a variety of activities designed to help them learn skills in a safe and fun way on the different […]

A Night of Remembrance to be held in memory of ‘Tennison’

August 31st, 2016

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  Marlborough – Friends and clients are invited to attend a Night of Remembrance in memory of “Tennison,” the Pets Gone Healthy mascot who recently passed away.  The dog’s owners, Sandie and Ken Wheeler,  will hosting the event at the store’s 505 Boston Post Road West (Rt. 20), Marlborough location on Friday, Sept. 9 from […]

Shrewsbury’s Doherty honored by WPI for as NCAA Woman of the Year honoree

August 30th, 2016

Emily Doherty

Worcester – In just over one-week’s time, the Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) women’s soccer team will host Salem State University in its 2016 home-opener, and while third-year head coach Steph Schafer will field a more-than competitive team as always, the absence of one former player in particular will necessitate some time for her to get used to.

Zechello and Quinn announce engagement

August 27th, 2016

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Northborough – William Zechello and Kathleen Quinn, both of Northborough, have announced their engagement. Their wedding will take place on Saturday, March 4, 2017 at the First Congregational Church in Milford, Mass.

Shopping (art) break

August 27th, 2016

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Region  – Tyler Monaghan, 10, and Renee Monaghan, 5, of Westborough, take a break from back-to-school shopping at the Auburn Mall Aug. 20 to show off their artwork. The kids were two of the many local children who came out to the mall to enjoy activities that included face painting and a temporary tattoo bar, […]

Shrewsbury High School graduate travels to South Africa

August 26th, 2016

Peyton Heller (far right, front, in white t-shirt) and other students from Lead Abroad pose with Heller's host family at a nearby township where the group completed a week of community service. (Photo/submitted)

Shrewsbury – Seeking exposure to the issues facing the rest of the world, Shrewsbury High School graduate Peyton Heller recently spent five weeks in Cape Town, South Africa, volunteering in a local township, taking classes and exploring the country.

Balloons and Blues Festival flourishes under new format

August 26th, 2016

Mychael David performs during the Balloons and Blues Festival. David returned to the Balloons and Blues Festival after he and his band, the Mychael David Project, performed in 2015.

Hudson – Long after their show at this year’s Hudson Balloons and Blues festival ended, bassist Howie Swett and sound designer John May of the Mychael David Project watched the festival’s headliner, Bruce Marshall wrap up his performance.

While Marshall performed, hot air balloons rose and eventually fell in the field before him. In those moments, festival attendees were able to see the combination that organizers have been trying to polish for the past two years — hot air balloons and live music.

Grafton youth boosts wounded warriors

August 26th, 2016

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Grafton – He may be only 7 years old, but Tyler Hardiman has a very big heart.

Last year he hosted a lemonade stand near his home on Barbara Jean Street, raising $1,500 for Grafton Police Sgt. Michael Mazzola who was battling lymphoma.

Grafton Student awarded $25,000 scholarship for scientific achievement

August 25th, 2016

Katherine Hudek

Grafton – The Davidson Institute of Talent Development has announced the 2016 Davidson Fellows. Among the honorees is 17-year-old Katherine Hudek of Grafton. Hudek won a $25,000 Davidson Fellows Scholarship for her project, “Quacee: A New Quantum Programming Language for Specifying Quantum Computations.” She is one of only 20 students from across the country to […]

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