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Women’s Night Out in Westborough March 3

January 25th, 2017

Westborough – The Westborough Women’s Club invites you to a night of fun and laughter at their Women’s Night Out evening of entertainment with renowned stand-up comic Mary Ellen Rinaldi Friday, March 3, at the Knights of Columbus, 17 Willow St., Westborough, at 6:30 p.m. Hors d’oeuvres, finger sandwiches and desserts will be served. Raffle item […]

Kids can enjoy ‘Winter on the Farm’ at Grafton’s Community Harvest Project

January 25th, 2017

Grafton – During February school vacation week, fourth- to seventh-graders will have a unique opportunity at Community Harvest Project to participate in “Winter on the Farm,” an educational food and agriculture-themed camp. The camp will be held Feb. 21-24 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. each day. Sign up is available on a daily basis ($50/day) […]

Local librarian to run first Boston Marathon for charity

January 25th, 2017

Southborough – Some patrons of Southborough Library might be surprised to learn that their longtime children’s librarian describes herself as “a gym rat.” Focusing on running in recent years, Kim Ivers is looking forward to Monday, April 17, when she’ll run her first Boston Marathon.

Locals participate in Boston Women’s March

January 24th, 2017

Boston – Many local residents joined thousands of protestors of both sexes and all ages at Boston’s Women’s March for America Jan. 21. They carpooled, traveled by bus, took the commuter rail, and others drove to MBTA stations, parked and took the T into town.

Westborough grad to join Representative Kane’s team at State House

January 22nd, 2017

Region – State Representative Hannah E. Kane (R-Shrewsbury) has hired Westborough resident and recent college graduate, Jessica Beliveau, as her new legislative aide for the 190th General Session at the State House. Prior to graduating from Westborough High School in 2012, Beliveau served as the student representative to the Westborough School Committee, where she was […]

Marlborough Historical Society hosts ‘Stories from the Attic’

January 22nd, 2017

Marlborough – The Marlborough Historical Society will host “Stories from the Attic,” a fireside storytelling of adventures in old Marlborough Tuesday, Jan. 31, at 7 p.m., at the Peter Rice Homestead, 377 Elm St. The event was postponed from Jan. 24 due to poor weather conditions. The society welcomes anyone who would like to contribute […]

Westborough High junior wins Lions Club speech contest

January 20th, 2017

Westborough – Westborough High School junior Miriam Levesque won the Westborough Lions Club Youth Speech Contest in November. This annual statewide contest is designed for students in grades 9 through 12. The contestants must give and memorize a five- to eight-minute speech on a topic chosen annually by the Multiple District 33 Lions. This year’s […]

Selectmen offer support for funding of Nourse Cemetery development

January 19th, 2017

Westborough – John Walden, manager of Westborough Department of Public Works (DPW), discussed the need to move ahead with the Nourse Cemetery development at the Jan. 10 Board of Selectmen’s meeting.

Hogans receive Community Service Award

January 19th, 2017

Shrewsbury – Shrewsbury Youth and Family Services recently announced that Matt and Laurie Hogan have been selected to receive the prestigious Harry S. Cutting Jr. Award for their significant contributions to the town.

Marlborough Girl Scouts to host houseware and linen collection

January 15th, 2017

Marlborough – On Monday, Jan. 16, the Marlborough Girl Scouts will partner with Fresh Start Furniture Bank of Hudson (formerly Touchstone Furniture Depot of Marlborough) for a Day of Service. One of the missions of Girl Scouts is to “Take action and make the world a better place.” The Girl Scouts are organizing a houseware […]

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