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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 […]

Grants awarded to fire safety programs for students and seniors in Hudson

February 16th, 2017

Hudson – Representative Kate Hogan announced that grants totaling more than $7,300 have been awarded to Student Awareness of Fire Education (S.A.F.E.) and Senior SAFE in Hudson for Fiscal Year 2017. Administered by the Department of Fire Services, the two programs provide resources to local fire departments to conduct fire and safety education for students […]

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.

Water resources top 495/Metrowest Commission meeting

February 15th, 2017

Region – Representative Kate Hogan (D-Stow), Senator Karen Spilka (D-2nd Middlesex and Norfolk districts), and Assistant Secretary for Communities and Programs Juan Vega co-chaired a meeting of the 495/MetroWest Suburban Edge Community Commission at the 495/MetroWest Partnership office in Westborough Jan. 27 focused on water resources. Representative Carolyn Dykema (D-Holliston), who sits on the commission […]

Stop & Shop donates to St. Anne’s food pantry

February 12th, 2017

Shrewsbury –The Shrewsbury Stop & Shop, located at 539 Boston Turnpike, presented a donation of $3,424.80 to the St. Anne’s Human Services food pantry Feb. 3.

Marlborough Council on Aging employee honored by seniors

February 12th, 2017

Marlborough – Many city residents approach the Council on Aging (COA) senior center for information, to learn how their lives can be made more interesting, affordable and to have healthy fun. For the past 18 years, Ana Cristina Oliveira has enjoyed her position as outreach coordinator, talking with seniors, enhancing their lives with knowledge and encouragement.

Westborough Town Moderator announces special office hours

February 11th, 2017

Westborough – Town Moderator John E. Arnold has announced upcoming office hours to help voters prepare for the Town Meeting. Office hours will be Wednesdays, Feb. 8, Feb. 22, March 1 and March 15 at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 34 W. Main St. Voters are encouraged to attend these office hours to learn more […]

Three Algonquin students participate in National Letter of Intent Day

February 11th, 2017

Northborough – Three Algonquin Regional High School student-athletes participated in National Letter of Intent Day (NLI) Feb. 1 at the school. Two Southborough athletes will be playing Division I women’s soccer for their respective schools this fall.  Meagan Stassi will be attending the University of South Carolina Upstate, in Spartanburg, S.C., while Kate Hostage will […]

Card-making class for seniors Feb. 21

February 10th, 2017

Westborough – Elderwood Home Care will present a class “Joy of Card Making” Tuesday, Feb. 21, from 1 to 2 p.m. at the Westborough Senior Center, 4 Rogers Road. Seniors are invited to come and enjoy the art of card-making. Whether you are an avid crafter or not, everyone can do this activity and create […]

Girl Scout troop collecting blankets for Project Linus

February 7th, 2017

Northborough – Northborough Girl Scouts Troop 11594 has a goal to collect 235 handmade, no-sew blankets by the end of February to donate to Project Linus as part of their Bronze Award project.

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