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Central One Federal Credit Union announces new management additions

February 23rd, 2017

Shrewsbury – Central One Federal Credit Union of Central Massachusetts recently added two new members to its management team. Scott McCarthy has been named branch manager at Central One’s Northborough branch located at 148 Main St. He joins Central One with more than 12 years of banking experience. He spent eight years at Citizens Bank […]

Educator to run first Boston Marathon for Dana-Farber

February 18th, 2017

Hudson/Marlborough – Marlborough native and now Hudson resident Rick Lacina is training to run his first marathon. He feels the time is right to begin with this year’s 121st Boston Marathon. As his benefitting charity, Lacina chose to join the Dana-Farber Marathon Challenge (DFMC)

PACIO’s website offers non-partisan information

February 17th, 2017

Region – Some folks think New England winters can be a time for hibernation – but not for Massachusetts town political committees. Many participate in activities throughout the state all winter.  You can get involved by going to a monthly meeting, helping with a recruitment drive, attending a party, or things like: Women’s March in […]

Shrewsbury High celebrates Black History Month with new project

February 17th, 2017

Shrewsbury – Perspective is subjective. Recognizing this, educators at Shrewsbury High School (SHS) are utilizing this concept in a project that will bring the SHS community together to share individual views of the world.

Figure skating political thriller, ‘Serpentine” to premiere in Clinton 

February 17th, 2017

Region – Film producer Mark Lund has announced that “Serpentine: The Short Program” will have its world premiere Monday, March 6 at the Strand Theatre, 58 High St., in Clinton, at 7 p.m.

Assabet Valley student honored as Student-Athlete of the Month

February 16th, 2017

Region – Nicole Lento, a senior at Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School, has been selected as the recipient of the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA) Student-Athlete of the Month Award for December 2016. In addition, she reached her 1,000-point milestone Feb. 10 in a game versus Montachusett Technical High School. Lento serves as the […]

Marlborough EMT and firefighter retires after serving 43 years

February 16th, 2017

Marlborough – Mickey Grasso began 2017 by retiring after serving 43 years as an emergency medical technician and firefighter with the Marlborough Fire Department (MFD). Now, he’s continuing his 10th year as a lead guitarist and backup vocalist with The Missy Maxfield Project, a popular Metrowest-based band.

Onstage ‘First Date’ rescheduled for Feb. 18 and 19

February 15th, 2017

Shrewsbury – Due to the snowstorm last weekend, the Regatta Players will present the musical “First Date” for two additional performances: Saturday, Feb. 18, at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Feb. 19, at 2 p.m., at the Flanagan Theater in Southgate at Shrewsbury, 30 Julio Dr.

Pageant winner hopes to spread confidence through Girl Scout project

February 15th, 2017

Shrewsbury – A local pageant-winner is turning her love of competing into a Girl Scout project to inspire confidence and leadership among young women and girls.

Colonial Candies

February 15th, 2017

Bolton—For a company that makes chocolates, the busy season is at hand.

Colonial Candies, which turns out a wide variety of chocolate goodies in its kitchen here, is ready, with a dizzying array of heart-shaped boxes and gifts for Valentine’s Day, and Easter items waiting in the wings.

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