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Ninth annual Arts in Common is held in Westborough

September 25th, 2017

By Bonnie Adams, Managing Editor Westborough – Under cloudy skies that turned to bright, hot sunshine, over 30 artisans sold their handmade crafts at the Westborough Arts in Common, held at the Bay State Green Sept. 23. The ninth annual event was once again hosted by the Westborough Cultural Council (WCC). Also at the event […]

Locally renowned artist reaches out to all artists to join free workshops

September 21st, 2017

Region – Locally renowned artist Sid Solomon is an integral part of a thriving community of artists in Worcester and neighboring communities. Since 1980, Solomon has nurtured his art in his home studio in Worcester. Although a modest individual, Solomon’s studio is anything but, as it contains an impressive collection of his works which range from sketches and portraits to landscapes.

Hudson memorial 5K to benefit Brain Injury Association

September 20th, 2017

Hudson – On Dec. 9, 2016, John Deane suffered a fall near his family’s Hudson home, which caused brain injuries and left him in a coma. He passed away 10 days later at age 54, leaving his wife, Meg, and their four children. Her close friends and family have organized a memorial 5K run and walk titled John’s Sea of Green to benefit the Brain Injury Association of Massachusetts.

Marlborough saxophonists play at Newport Jazz Festival

September 20th, 2017

Marlborough – Saxophonists Justin Bartlett and Matthew Pearl of Marlborough earned an impressive credit for their resumes. They performed at this year’s 63rd annual Newport Jazz Festival with the Massachusetts Music Educators’ Association (MMEA) All-State Jazz Band. Bartlett is a 2017 Marlborough High School (MHS) graduate, entering his freshman year as a jazz studies major at Temple University in Philadelphia. Pearl is beginning his junior year at MHS.

Local performer returns to Connecticut Renaissance Faire

September 20th, 2017

Marlborough/Southborough – Dave Morrow of Marlborough is a former Southborough resident transplanted from Brookfield, Conn., who is now commuting weekends back to his home state. He’s performing a six-weekend run at the 19th annual Connecticut Renaissance Faire (CRF) on Saturdays and Sundays, as well as Columbus Day, Monday, Oct. 9.

Officials gather to celebrate grand opening of Oasis at Dodge Park

September 20th, 2017

Dodge Park Rest Home also honored for 50th anniversary   Worcester – Nearly 400 guests gathered Sept. 13 to celebrate the grand opening of the Oasis at Dodge Park, a new state-of-the-art facility located at 102 Randolph Road. The event was also an occasion to honor the 50th anniversary of Dodge Park Rest Home, which is […]

Two Southborough Scouts earn Silver Award

September 18th, 2017

Southborough – Avery Barnes and Raiya Sehgal-Sealey from Girl Scout Troop 72780 of Southborough have earned their Silver Award. The Silver Award is the second highest award of the Girl Scouts of America, and the highest award that a Girl Scout Cadette can earn. 

Nominations sought for BayPath Elder Services’ community service award

September 18th, 2017

Marlborough – BayPath Elder Services is inviting nominations for the 10th annual Frances Borger Klempner Community Service Award. This memorial award will be given to an individual who has contributed at the local community level and exemplifies a spirit of civic engagement, community involvement and support of elders.

Westborough ophthalmologist offers aesthetic procedures and complete eye care

September 18th, 2017

Westborough – As a board-certified ophthalmologist, Dr. Jean Keamy oversees a wide variety of procedures at her namesake practice, Keamy Eye & Laser Centre, in Westborough.

Ward Park Pickleball athletes compete in Senior Olympic games

September 14th, 2017

Region – The Fore Kicks Sports Complex was the host site for the 2017 Massachusetts Senior Olympic Games for Pickleball held Aug. 18–20. Athletes from all over New England ages 40 to 87 participated in the games.

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