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Old church has new focus – music!

February 3rd, 2017

Grafton – “Make a joyful noise unto the Lord, all ye lands. Serve the Lord with gladness: come before his presence with singing,” states Psalm 100 of the Bible. The Unitarian Universalist Society of Grafton-Upton (UUSGU) practices this peaching and takes great pride in its eclectic music program.

Marlborough Library teen programs spread warmth through community

February 3rd, 2017

Marlborough – The Marlborough Public Library has a very active teen program. Christine Amatrudo, the young adult librarian, is constantly coming up with creative ways to engage both her volunteers and the many young adults that enjoy participating in her programs.

Mother and son share dedication to helping kids with disabilities 

February 3rd, 2017

Westborough – “I pretty much can’t think of a time that I didn’t want to be a pediatrician,” said Dr. Catherine Nowak, medical director of The Feingold Center for Children, who shared that she was influenced by a childhood tragedy she experienced of losing a younger sister.

Westborough to hold ‘Float Workshop’ for 300th anniversary parade

February 2nd, 2017

Westborough – Preparations for the 300th Westborough Anniversary Celebration Grande Parade are now underway. Organizers are seeking participants to join in including residents, businesses, neighborhoods and organizations. Applications are now available online on the 300th website (www.westborough300.com), at Town Hall and at the 1717 Shoppe located in the Westborough Shopping Plaza. A “Float Workshop” will […]

Fort Lauderdale shooting affects local college student

February 2nd, 2017

Shrewsbury – Five people were killed and six others were injured at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in Florida Jan. 6. Shrewsbury resident Kelsey Shea, a nursing student at Emerson College in Beverly, just happened to be in the wrong place that day.

Glass artist finds inspiration in community and environment

February 1st, 2017

Westborough – The creative community is what drives artist Nancy E. Burke to create beautiful works of art using glass as her medium.

NASCAR race driver Ron Bouchard inspires Westborough’s children’s author

February 1st, 2017

Westborough – The death of NASCAR driver Ron Bouchard in 2015 inspired Jim Desrosiers to write a children’s book, “From Impossible.” Desrosiers will be signing his book at the Westborough 300th Celebration Store, The 1717 Shoppe, on Saturday, Feb. 4, from 12 – 3 p.m. A portion of proceeds from the book sale will go to the 300th anniversary fundraising efforts, and to the RB Racing Charity, founded by Desrosiers.

‘No Show Ice Skating Party’ to benefit Boys & Girls Clubs

January 27th, 2017

Region – The Boys & Girls Clubs of MetroWest announced that they will be hosting a No Show Ice Skating Party. They invite you to support their clubs by NOT attending. You may purchase your “virtual tickets” to an event that will NOT take place for only $5 through Friday, Feb. 17, at bgcmetrowest.org. All […]

Golden Tones chorus nears 30 years of musical outreach

January 27th, 2017

Region – A sing-along activity offered at the Wayland Senior Center with several participants in 1988 has evolved significantly in 29 years. Now, Golden Tones chorus is comprised of over 70 members, ages 60s to 90s, residing in 17 communities: Framingham, Holliston, Hudson, Lexington, Lincoln, Marlborough, Medfield, Millis, Natick, Newton, Sherborn, Sudbury, Waltham, Wayland and Weston.

Westborough 300th anniversary committee seeks to raise more funds

January 26th, 2017

Westborough – Painted in red about three-fourths of the way up, a fundraising thermometer has been posted directly across the street from Westborough’s Town Hall, to remind residents that the Westborough 300th Anniversary Committee is seeking more funds for its planned celebration. Westborough resident Rob Watts, a retired carpenter, made the sign.

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