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Smith honored as Top Wealth Advisor by Working Mother Magazine

November 7th, 2017

Region – Dawn E. Smith, a private wealth advisor and the owner of Oasis Financial Services, was recently recognized as one of the “Top 200 Wealth Adviser Moms” in the country by Working Mother Magazine. Smith was nominated by her firm and chosen by the publication for the quality of her practice. Honorees were ranked […]

Shrewsbury Police seek help with missing person

November 6th, 2017

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Police Department is seeking the help of local communities in the search for a missing Shrewsbury man, David Lajoie: The Shrewsbury Police are looking for information on the whereabouts of a resident of Shrewsbury by the name of David Lajoie, 69 years of age. Mr. Lajoie lives at #2A Althea Path […]

Abby’s House announces $2 million capital campaign for renovations

November 2nd, 2017

Region – Abby’s House, a nonprofit organization serving women and their children, recently announced the public phase of their $2 million capital campaign to renovate their building at 52 High St. in Worcester during a breakfast held there Oct. 25.

MassRMV announces information on REAL ID requirements

November 2nd, 2017

Region – The Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) has announced that Massachusetts citizens or lawfully present residents will have until Oct. 1, 2020 to obtain a REAL ID to travel in the U.S. by airplane or enter certain U.S. government buildings, following a compliance extension by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. The one-year compliance extension grants the RMV additional time to implement federal requirements and ensure that the agency is prepared to begin to issue REAL ID license and identification (ID) cards on March 26, 2018.

Kane supports legislation to safeguard against handicapped parking fraud

November 2nd, 2017

Region  – State Rep. Hannah Kane (R-Shrewsbury) joined her colleagues in the Massachusetts House of Representatives recently to pass legislation that authorizes the Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) to investigate charges that someone has falsely obtained, or is falsely using, a handicapped parking placard or license plate. The legislation also allows the RMV to require documentation when determining if an applicant is eligible for a handicapped plate or placard.

Mr. Handyman gets the job done

November 2nd, 2017

Region – Mr. Handyman Central MetroWest is part of a leading national service franchise. With their office now located in Holliston, Mr. Handyman will do the job right and on time. The company was founded in 1996 and currently has five other locations in Massachusetts and franchises throughout the U.S., Canada and the UK.

Public invited to discussion on I-495/I-90 interchange project

November 1st, 2017

Region – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation has announced two upcoming public meetings regarding the proposed I-495/I-90 Interchange Improvement Project in Hopkinton, Westborough and Southborough in an effort to hear public input and to provide community members with the background and current status of the project. The full schedule for the upcoming public meetings is as follows: Wednesday, Nov.  15, 7 p.m., Hopkinton Middle School, 88 Hayden Rowe St., Hopkinton; and Thursday, Nov. 16, 7 p.m., Westborough Town Hall, 34 W. Main St., Westborough. 

Artist Guild of Shrewsbury presents ‘Colors of Autumn’ at Northborough Free Library

November 1st, 2017

Region – The Artist Guild of Shrewsbury will present the “Colors of Autumn” for its annual show which will be held at the Northborough Free Library, 34 Main St., Northborough, during the month of November. The show will include works from artists from Shrewsbury, as well as surrounding towns in central Massachusetts, presented in a variety of media and painting styles

Worcester County Sheriff’s Office welcomes ‘Zeus’ to the team

October 31st, 2017

Shrewsbury – There’s a new sheriff in town.

Well, not exactly. Rather, there’s a new member on Worcester County Sheriff Lewis Evangelidis’s team – Zeus, an eight-month old mixed lab.

Alzheimer’s Partnership hosts free forum for caregivers

October 30th, 2017

Framingham – The MetroWest Alzheimer’s Partnership, in conjunction with the Alzheimer’s Association, Massachusetts/New Hampshire Chapter will offer caregivers a free forum Saturday, Nov. 4 at 9:30 a.m., at the Callahan Center, 535 Union Ave., Framingham.

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