April 6th, 2016
By James M. Arnold, Weather Specialist Winter is just not ready to go away this year. We will see moderating conditions today, with highs reaching about 45° here in Shrewsbury, as long as we see a little bit of sun. Clouds will thicken later this afternoon and tonight with rain moving in around midnight, possibly mixed […]
April 4th, 2016
West Boylston—With an earlier start to spring this year, it’s time to take a critical look at your yard and think about freshening up the plantings and perhaps adding a new point of interest.
McCarthy’s Landscaping & Irrigation has been designing and maintaining outdoor landscapes for over 20 years, and Roger and Sue McCarthy are ready to make your home’s outdoor spaces more attractive and useful.
April 2nd, 2016
Hopkinton – Middlesex County District Attorney Marian Ryan and Hopkinton Police Chief Edward Lee have announced a positive identification of the deceased adult male found amid a truckload of items that was brought to E.L. Harvey & Sons trash and recycling company March 31. The body was found inside one of the recycling buildings on […]
March 31st, 2016
Region – Commuters who use the Framingham-Worcester commuter rail may notice some midday and off-peak delays over the next few months as Keolis, the company that maintains the rails, sets out to replace 30,000 railroad ties.
The company plans to replace railroad ties between Newtonville and Southborough this fall.
March 29th, 2016
Region – The TechSandBox Life Sciences Special Interest Group (SIG) will host a forum featuring keynote speaker Daniel Levy, MD, director of the Framingham Heart Study, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Professor of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Monday, April 11. The forum will be held at TechSandBox, Inc., Hopkinton Innovation Park, 105B South St., Hopkinton. Food, networking and registration begins at 5:30 p.m. with program proceedings at 6 – 6:15 p.m.
March 28th, 2016
Worcester – The Thrive Institute at Notre Dame Heath Care is presenting a free seminar, Put Your Best Foot Forward: Take a Step Toward Better Health, Thursday, April 7 from 8:45-10 a.m. at 555 Plantation St., Worcester. Dr. John George, DPM, the presenter, is a well- respected podiatrist. A healthy breakfast is included. For more information and to register call 508-852-5800.
March 27th, 2016
Region – Worcester District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. told a gathering of over 200 middle and high school students that their choices will define them, and that he worries about them. These students – many leaders in their schools – gathered at Worcester State University March 22, to attend Early’s 2016 Student Wellness Conference.
March 25th, 2016
Sutton – Students at Country Montessori Preschool and Kindergarten of Sutton enjoyed learning the culture of a new country during a weeklong school-wide program. One preschooler class studied the United Mexican States. “The children learned about the Mayan society, the early Spaniard settlers, facts about the country and the food and customs of the Mexican […]
March 24th, 2016
Region – Starhawks Youth Hockey Program, the hometown youth hockey team of Hudson, Northborough, Milford and surrounding towns, will hold evaluations for the 2016-2017 season Tuesday, March 29, for new Starhawks players. The Mite program (birth years 2008-2010) is a great way for younger players to get maximum time on the ice with the puck. […]
March 23rd, 2016
Region – We all know that the weather in New England can be unpredictable and this past winter was just that. With above average temperatures that even hit 70 in February and much less snow than the past two years, it seemed that Mother Nature had given us a break. But then a with surprise snowstorm and cold snap on the first few days of spring it appeared she was saying, “Not so fast!”