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Runners, walkers raise dollars for scholars with inaugural 5K

December 2nd, 2016

Runners begin the CSF of Marlborough Dollars for Scholars 5K. Photos/Ed Karvoski Jr.

Marlborough – Runners and walkers began their Thanksgiving morning Nov. 24 by participating in the inaugural Early Bird 5K to benefit the Citizens Scholarship Fund (CSF) of Marlborough Dollars for Scholars. Over 60 participants completed the route, which started and ended at the Marlborough Moose Family Center.

Supporting an evening of giving from the heart

December 2nd, 2016

Chef Leon Roberge displays his ice carving of the area’s first snowflakes this season. Photos/Ed Karvoski Jr.

Marlborough – “From the heart” was proclaimed on this year’s poster for the 27th annual Evening of Giving, held Dec. 1 at the Best Western Royal Plaza Hotel. Proceeds go to Roland’s House, formerly known as the Marlborough-Hudson Homeless Shelter.

Jets fan accepts loss with grace and humor

December 1st, 2016

A sad Carolyn Spring (c), a fan of the New York Jets, poses for a photo with fellow Rotary Club of Westborough members (and happy Patriots fans)  Betsy Moquin and Steven Sager

Westborough – Carolyn Spring, a well-known Westborough attorney, has always been a passionate New York Jets fan since she was a child growing up in Long Island. Her son, Matt, however, is an equally passionate New England Patriots fan.

Annual toy drive to benefit local families

December 1st, 2016

Volunteers hold donated toys to be distributed to needy children. Photo/submitted

Shrewsbury – The 12th annual Holiday Toy Collection benefiting needy families served by Shrewsbury Youth and Family Services and the Worcester County Department of Children & Families, will accept new, non-violent toys through Friday, Dec. 9. Toys may be dropped off at the following Shrewsbury locations: Gymnastics Learning Center, 574 Lake St.; Shrewsbury Senior Center, 98 Maple Ave.; […]

Nichols and Seth join Andrew Abu Realtors

November 28th, 2016

Rajit Seth

Westborough – Andrew Abu Realtors recently announced that Dina Nichols and Rajit Seth have joined its office. Nichols has been licensed since 1999 and has received several awards, including #2 Producer and Top 10 Producer in her former position, in addition to being a 2015 Realtor Association of Central MA Ruby Award winner. She is […]

New parade route highlights Westborough Holiday Stroll

November 28th, 2016


Westborough – The holiday season kicked off Nov. 27 on several blocks of West Main Street in downtown Westborough, culminating with an enhanced light parade that debuted last year.

Saari commits to play soccer at Vassar College

November 27th, 2016

Megan Saari in action.

Marlborough – Since she was four years old, Megan Saari has been kicking around the soccer ball, and at age seven she began playing competitively. Fast forward to 2016:  she just signed a commitment to play soccer at Vassar College, ready to take her passion to new heights. Playing either center midfield or center back […]

‘Home for the Holidays’ on Marlborough Common Dec. 2

November 26th, 2016


Marlborough – Mayor Arthur Vigeant announced that Marlborough’s annual Home for the Holidays and Tree Lighting Celebration will be held Friday, Dec. 2, on Union Common (at the intersection of routes 20 and 85) from 6 to 8 p.m. with the tree lighting to take place at 6:15 p.m. All ages will enjoy complimentary hot […]

Westborough Civic Club to hold annual Christmas tree sale

November 26th, 2016

The 2016 Civic Club Scholarship recipients: (l to r) Adam Boyce (past president), Erin Doyle, David Beliveau, Sara Anderson, Gregory Cervenak, Mark Goldman and Gene McMahon (vice president). Not pictured Sabira Shuaybi.  Phhotos/Submitted

Westborough – Nov. 12 marked the beginning of the Westborough Civic Club’s annual tree sale. Club members set up the tree racks on the old Tufts Machine lot at 55 E. Main St. for the final time. The club wishes to thank the lot’s owner Mr. El Khoury for donating the use of his land […]

Algonquin tops Westborough in annual Thanksgiving game

November 25th, 2016

Westborough’s Samuel Lis goes up high to intercept a pass intended for Brett Sherman.

Westborough – The Algonquin Regional High School Tomahawks football team defeated the Westborough High School Rangers by a score of 35-14 in their annual Thanksgiving Day meet up.

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