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Marlborough resident graduates from Marine Corps boot camp

July 10th, 2017

Marlborough – On June 30, Pvt. Rachael Schartner graduated from Parris Island Marine Corp boot camp. Schartner, a 2016 graduate of Advanced Math and Science Academy Charter School in Marlborough, began her journey in her senior year of high school.

First UMC Westborough handbell ministry thrives

July 10th, 2017

Westborough – Each year, at the Handbell Musicians of America (HMA) annual National Seminar, something extraordinary happens. A familiar song, like “Silver Bells,” is brought to life in a unique, enchanting way. Hundreds of handbell musicians, from all over the country, work together to perform the song. Among the performers have been members of the First United Methodist Church Westborough (FUMC).

ARHS grad plying craft in New England College Baseball League this summer

July 10th, 2017

Southborough – Southborough native Ryan Solomon could take time off from baseball in the summer if he wished, but he is not interested in doing that. Instead of taking a break from the baseball this summer, he is playing for the Mystic Schooners of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL).

Shrewsbury High student commemorates her Native American ancestors through drawings   

July 9th, 2017

Shrewsbury – Olivia LeBlanc is a recent graduate of the Shrewsbury High School class of 2017. One of the talents that she demonstrated during her academic career was drawing. Throughout the course of her senior year, LeBlanc assembled a portfolio of Native American-themed work that focused on various aspects of their lifestyle, including clothing and animals that were part of their culture.

Two Assabet Valley students earn Eagle Scout Award

July 9th, 2017

Region – Two students from Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School have earned their Eagle Scout awards.

Marlborough Rotary Club awards Paul Harris Fellows

July 9th, 2017

Marlborough – This past year, Rotary Club President Peggy Sheldon presented the Paul Harris Fellow awards to four Marlborough Rotarians.

Concerts On The Common to air on Grafton Community Television

July 6th, 2017

Grafton – Grafton Community Television will have its cameras at the historic Grafton Common over the next seven Wednesday evenings for the 2017 series of Concerts on the Common. The concerts, produced by GCTV access assistant Bill Robidoux, will be shown on Charter Channel 191 / Verizon Channel 34. Bands scheduled for the 2017 concert series […]

Geoffrion aims for strong season with Bravehearts

July 5th, 2017

Worcester – 2017 to date hasn’t been quite the way things were meant to go for Northborough right handed pitcher Matt Geoffrion, at least not in his freshman year at the University of Maine. Geoffrion, a standout hurler for Algonquin Regional High School, put together outstanding numbers and showed great poise on the mound in his high school days earning himself a much-coveted berth on the Black Bears roster.

Hudson Portuguese Club leader receives heritage award

July 5th, 2017

Hudson – Lifelong Hudson resident Kevin Luz Santos was joined by his family when he received the Portuguese Heritage Award at the 33rd annual Heritage Day of Portugal ceremony June 6 at the Massachusetts Statehouse.

Wright ready for Stonehill after successful tenure at Westborough High

June 30th, 2017

Westborough – Most multi-dimensional student-athletes at the high school level become master jugglers trying to balance academics, sports, other activities and, “oh yea”, enjoy the special teenage years you only get once with a social life consisting of family and a multitude of friends. Most find the challenge manageable while others admit “maybe not so much.”

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