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Northborough boy aims to help cheetahs

November 18th, 2016

Perrin LoRusso. Photo/submitted

Northborough – Perrin LoRusso has loved cheetahs since his father Seth bought him a stuffed toy at Disney World when he was 4 years old.

Shrewsbury Education Foundation announces Morgado as award recipient

November 17th, 2016

Shrewsbury Town Manager Daniel J. Morgado (Photo/submitted)

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Education Foundation (SEF) announced its annual Community Service Award will be presented to Shrewsbury Town Manager Daniel J. Morgado. He will formally receive this honor at the foundation’s annual Awards and Recognitions Dinner Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017, at Cyprian Keyes Golf Club in Boylston.

Westborough remembers its veterans with solemn ceremonies

November 17th, 2016

Selectman Denzil Drewry and Gold Star mother Rita Lee. Photos/Bonnie Adams

Westborough – The town of Westborough honored its veterans with solemn ceremonies and remembrances on Veterans Day, Nov. 11.

Pets Gone Healthy fundraiser to benefit Baypath Humane Society

November 17th, 2016

The fundraiser will benefit Baypath Humane Society of Hopkinton, Inc. Photo/submitted

Marlborough – Pets Gone Healthy will be hosting its annual Pet Pictures with Santa, Saturday, Nov. 26, from 12-4 p.m., at its 505 Boston Post Road West (Route 20) location. Each photo is a minimum $10 donation; proceeds from the event will benefit the Baypath Humane Society of Hopkinton, Inc.  Last year with the help […]

St. Bernadette School honors veterans

November 16th, 2016

Preschoolers get ready to sing "Yankee Doodle Dandy." Photos/submitted

Northborough – St. Bernadette School celebrated Veteran’s Day celebration Nov. 11. Over 80 area veterans and active military attended and each was presented with handmade cards and gifts from the students. All students in grades K-8 sang patriotic songs including “America the Beautiful,” “Yankee Doodle Dandy,” and “God Bless the USA.” Middle School students sang […]

Westborough’s Turkey Trot supports initiatives for schools

November 16th, 2016

(top, l to r): Jen Potts, Chiara Doretti, Julie Lazaros, and Danielle King
(bottom, l to r): Kim Bromm, Cindy Hodgdon, and Kerry White. Hoto/submitted

Westborough – The Westborough Turkey Trot is a fun-filled fundraising event where faculty, members of the community, families and young children come together for a common cause.

Autistic students honor veterans in Grafton

November 14th, 2016

Ray and Viola Johnson. Photos/K.B. Sherman

Grafton – Veterans Day 2016 in Grafton was a fine day of bright sunshine, moderate temperatures, and a lively wind. The ceremony at American Legion Post 92, along Worcester Street in Grafton, was led by David Callahan, post commander, with the participation of VFW Chapter 1497 of South Grafton and the Legion Women’s Auxiliary.

Making music and longtime friends in community chorus

November 11th, 2016

Carla Mason. Photo/Ed Karvoski Jr.

Shrewsbury/Westborough – Long before Carla Mason joined the Westborough Community Chorus (WCC) in 1988, she had been connected with the organization, which was founded in 1971. A Westborough native now living in Shrewsbury, she’s currently serving as WCC president for the second time.

Westborough artist to exhibit at Acton library

November 11th, 2016

"Rainy Day Dreams" 
Janet Schwartz

Region – “Rainy Day Dreams,” the artwork of Janet Schwartz, a Westborough-based artist, is currently on display at the Acton Memorial Library through Saturday, December 31. The opening Art Reception will be held Wednesday, Nov. 16, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. and will feature  live jazz by “Too Human” The show features a collection of Schwartz’s recent […]

Community Harvest Project celebrates 10th fall festival

November 11th, 2016

Runners begin the fourth annual Harvest Home 5K Race. Photos/Ed Karvoski Jr.

Grafton – Guests bundled in autumn layers on a brisk Nov. 6 as they attended the 10th annual Harvest Home Festival, hosted by the Community Harvest Project at the Brigham Hill Community Farm in North Grafton.

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