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Marlborough garden tour features Girl Scouts’ Silver Award project

July 24th, 2014

Sara Peltier and Ashley LeConti, members of Girl Scout Troop 72843

Photo/Ed Karvoski Jr.

Marlborough – When the Marlborough Public Library presented a garden tour July 20, guests visited several spots including Jaworek Elementary School. That’s where Girl Scout Troop 72843 members Ashley LeConti and Sara Peltier created a vegetable patch as their Silver Award project. The garden’s harvest will be donated to the Marlborough Community Cupboard.

Welcome to the world, Charlie!

July 22nd, 2014

Charlie Sullivan
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Westborough – Adria and Tyler Sullivan are happy to announce the birth of their son, Charlie, on July 2, 2014. Charlie’s proud grandparents are Carol and Andy Bahr, of Jericho, Vt. and Phyllis Keene and Mark Sullivan, the proprietors of the South Street Diner. The diner held a contest to guess what Charlie’s weight would [...]

Southborough library holds ‘Truck Day’

July 21st, 2014

Nick, 3, pretends to drive a truck at the Southborough Public Library’s “Truck Day”.

Southborough – The Southborough Public Library held “Truck Day” July 17.

Children were able to climb up into and learn about a variety of trucks. The Southborough Fire Department brought over an ambulance and a ladder truck, which were hits among the kids. Ted’s Trucking in Southborough had a wrecker for kids to climb up into. A front loader was also on site for the kids’ enjoyment.

‘Here a chick, there a chick’

July 21st, 2014

Allison, 6, feels the texture of a chicken’s foot at the Marlborough Public Library.
Photo/Gregory Arnold

Marlborough – The Farm School, located in Athol, visited the Marlborough Public Library July 10 to teach kids about chickens.

Mark’s Moving & Storage: Westborough company specializes in a variety of moving services

July 18th, 2014

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Westborough – In 1979, Mark Silverman, a student at Northeastern University, used his credit card to buy a used truck and moved furniture to earn money during college. That student venture turned into a business that’s been successful for the past 35 years.

Quenching a thirst

July 17th, 2014

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Northborough – Bill Benoit of Shrewsbury waters the flowers in front of St. Rose of Lima Church. Photo/Jerry Callaghan

Willard House & Clock Museum to host concert

July 15th, 2014

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North Grafton -   The Willard House & Clock Museum, 11 Willard St., will be hosting a concert featuring Blackstone Cúil, Saturday, July 19 at 6 p.m. Special guests from Grafton’s own Apple Tree Arts will be opening the show. Together they will fill the barn with music and provide for a memorable evening. Blackstone Cúil [...]

Author event to support Brain Injury Association of MA to be held at Tatnuck Bookseller

July 15th, 2014

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Westborough – Tatnuck Bookseller will host several of the contributors who participated in the new book, “Chicken Soup for the Soul: Recovering from Traumatic Brain Injuries: 101 Stories of Hope, Healing, and Hard Work.” They will be at the bookstore, Saturday, July 19, from 1-3 p.m. The book is a collection of 101 inspiring and [...]

Westborough veterinarian is also accomplished author

July 15th, 2014

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Westborough- Dr. Nick Trout is a staff surgeon at the Angell Animal Medical Center. He is also an accomplished author whose first novel, “The Patron’s Saint of Lost Dogs,” was a Boston Globe bestseller. Recently he released his new book, “Dog Gone, Back Soon,” which is the second in a series.

Marlborough youth’s lemonade stand benefits Boston Children’s Hospital

July 15th, 2014

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Marlborough – Tyler Puchulu, a 10-year-old from Marlborough, decided he wanted to do something to help sick children. Last July, Tyler hosted his first annual Lion Lemonade Stand and raised $2,310 for Boston Children’s Hospital. It turned out to be one of the biggest first-time community fundraisers in the history of the hospital. In 2012, [...]

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