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Northborough Fire Captain honored for ‘lifetime of support’

June 12th, 2017

Northborough – Northborough Fire Department Captain Robert Theve was once again honored for providing an opportunity for individuals with special needs to be active participants in the community. Theve was instrumental in hiring Bryce Grenier, 22, a Northborough resident with cognitive impairments, to volunteer at the Fire Department one day a week to do light […]

Welcome to the world Mckenzie Jade Harrington!

June 11th, 2017

Northborough – Kaitlyn Ware and Joshua Harrington became the proud parents of Mckenzie Jade Harrington, who was born Apr. 7, 2017. Mckenzie came into the world weighing 6lbs. 14oz. and 19 inches long at 11:55 a.m. at St. Vincent’s Hospital, Worcester. Mckenzie’s maternal grandparents are Cheryl Vautier of Northborough and Robert Ware of West Roxbury. […]

Northborough bank executive forms relationship with Rockwell Museum

June 11th, 2017

Northborough – As the market president for TD Bank of central, western and southeastern Massachusetts, Robert Babcock is constantly seeking activities and locations for his quarterly rewards and recognition events.

Shrewsbury senior receives Girl Scout Gold Award

June 10th, 2017

Shrewsbury – Aishwarya Khanna of Shrewsbury, a senior at the Advanced Math and Science Academy Charter School and a member of Westborough Girl Scout Troop 30633, has received the Girl Scout Gold Award. An avid dancer, Aishwarya never saw any dance programs that had children with special needs or disabilities. Working with the Westborough Recreation […]

Annual senior conference a success

June 8th, 2017

Marlborough – The 37th annual Senior Conference took place April 20 at the Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School in Marlborough. State senator Jamie Eldridge has hosted the conference for the past nine years. The day started with breakfast for the approximately 400 seniors that attended the free event, followed by time to visit the vendor and informational exhibits and attend workshops.

After devastating illnesses strike couple, Northborough family reluctantly asks for help

June 7th, 2017

By Bonnie Adams, Managing Editor Northborough – It can be difficult to ask for help. But what is harder than that is to watch the ones that you love, the ones who have always been there for every moment of your life, good and bad, face a debilitating illness. That is the stark reality one […]

Trainer and cancer survivor, Sheehan inspires with personal motivation

June 7th, 2017

Grafton – At age 58, Annie Sheehan of Grafton is a passionate personal trainer who, with a mix of tough love and humor, motivates her clients at the Boston Sports Club in Westborough. She also is certified to work with cancer patients and cancer survivors. To those clients, she brings a very personal perspective. In 2009 she was diagnosed with Stage 3 colorectal cancer. Now cancer-free, Sheehan’s journey back to health inspires her to help others fighting their own battles, whether that be cancer or any other obstacles holding them back from being the best that they can be.

Kickin’ it at new barn dance, BBQ fundraiser

June 5th, 2017

Marlborough/Hudson – Over 100 cowgirls and cowboys gathered May 20 at the Hudson-Concord Elks Lodge 959 pavilion and field for the Kickin’ It Barn Dance and BBQ hosted by the Marlborough Junior Woman’s Club (MJWC). Deejay Steve Woodard played foot-stomping country tunes throughout the five-hour fundraiser.

Joe Valarioti is Marlborough’s Senior of the Year

June 2nd, 2017

Marlborough-Joseph “Joe” Valarioti has spent much of this time contributing to the welfare of the city of Marlborough and its residents. As a reward for his tireless efforts he was honored as Senior of the Year by Mayor Arthur Vigeant at the 41st Annual Senior of the Year dinner held May 3.

Shrewsbury couple dedicate themselves to community service

June 1st, 2017

Shrewsbury – Volunteers from St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Northborough and Charter Communications gathered April 29 at a west-side Worcester home to help with overdue household projects for a retired woman in her 80s. This group was led by Martha Gach who is also a parishioner and Rebuilding Together Worcester (RTW) Board member.

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