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Kane School teacher named Marlborough Teacher of the Year

May 19th, 2017

Marlborough – Melissa Tirpak, a second-grade teacher at the Francis J. Kane Elementary School, with more than 15 years of teaching experience in Marlborough, has been named Marlborough Teacher of the Year for 2017. The award, created and administered by Marlborough’s United Brethren Lodge of Freemasons, honors Tirpak for her outstanding commitment to students, engagement […]

Chrzan helps local golfers enjoy game to the fullest

May 19th, 2017

Northborough — “You don’t have the game you played last year or last week. You only have today’s game. It may be far from your best, but that’s all you’ve got. Harden your heart and make the best of it.”

Five activities for children at Southborough’s Chestnut Hill Farm

May 18th, 2017

Southborough – Rolling pastures, friendly goats, and even friendlier staff await your children this summer at the Chestnut Hill Farm, located off Route 30 in Southborough.

Happy birthday, Dorothy Zwicker!

May 18th, 2017

Westborough – Turning 100 and joining the ranks of fellow centegenarians is not as rare as it was years ago. This milestone has been attributed to certain diets, high levels of activity, and, simply, good genes and luck.

Sawyer’s Bowladrome continues to offer family fun

May 18th, 2017

Northborough – The idea was hatched 65years ago from what was literally no more than a crawlspace in the basement of Northborough’s 13 Blake St. It was pure humble beginnings for sure to what has been a town fixture and loved by many for over six-plus decades.

Adding live music to weekly Hudson Farmers’ Market

May 18th, 2017

Hudson – Singer, songwriter and musician Gregory McConnell of Hudson interacts with a network of performers while actively participating in the region’s open mic circuit. Now, he’s inviting them to perform at a weekly entertainment showcase known as Market Music in conjunction with the first season of the Hudson Farmers’ Market.

Third annual Duck Dash for Camp Wonder June 10

May 17th, 2017

Shrewsbury – The third annual Duck Dash 5K Run/Walk for Camp Wonder will be held Saturday, June 10, at 9 a.m. at Sherwood Middle School, 28 Sherwood Ave. The race is organized by 2016 Shrewsbury High School graduate track alumnus Patricia Egan. Camp Wonder is a camp for children with chronic or life threatening skin […]

ROI: Unique guitar teaching method geared to adults

May 17th, 2017

Northborough – Matt Fienberg is not your typical guitar teacher. He is an electrical engineer with a deep understanding of music theory and the guitar’s mechanics. He is committed to helping you achieve your guitar playing goals.

Lions Club feeds 250 children from Boys and Girls Club

May 17th, 2017

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Lions Club fed 250 children of the Worcester Boys and Girls Club April 27, preparing and serving pasta and meatballs. The event is one of the several community service projects the club performs; this one is the club’s biggest team effort. While known for vision and diabetes charities, the Lions Club […]

Grafton gardeners, history buffs endure chilly weather

May 15th, 2017

Grafton – On an unseasonably chilly May 13, another successful Grafton History Day and Plant Sale took place at Grafton Common. Co-sponsored by the Grafton Historical Society and the Grafton Garden Club, the annual five-hour event celebrates the town’s 1735 incorporation. Proceeds from the plant sales go toward scholarships.

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