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Country Western Night to benefit cancer walk April 22

April 6th, 2017

Shrewsbury – A Country Western Night will be held Saturday, April 22, from 7 to 11 p.m. at the Scandinavian Athletic Club Park, 438 Lake St. in Shrewsbury. Organizing the event is Vikki Crowley of Marlborough, a four-time cancer survivor. Proceeds will benefit the Just ‘Cause Breast Cancer Walk, a three-day 60-mile fundraiser. The evening […]

Fundraiser to benefit Smith’s Boston Marathon challenge

April 6th, 2017

Region – Dawn Smith, a private wealth advisor with Oasis Financial Services in Hopkinton, will be running the Boston Marathon this year to benefit the Dana Farber Cancer Institute. On Saturday, April 8, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., she will be joining forces with SKM Jewelry & Accessories for a special fundraiser. Twenty percent […]

Worcester firm can make kitchen cabinets look new again

April 5th, 2017

Worcester—The Cabinet Rehab Shop can update worn and dated kitchen cabinets at a fraction of the cost of replacing cabinets.

Candidates for Shrewsbury Board of Selectmen

April 5th, 2017

Shrewsbury – Five candidates will be on the ballot for two seats on the Board of Selectmen in the Tuesday, May 2, Annual Town Election. The Community Advocate has invited the candidates to share a bit about their backgrounds and why they are running for selectmen. Here, in their own words, are the answers from […]

Friends of the Grafton Library to host annual Spring Egg Hunt April 8

April 2nd, 2017

Grafton – The Friends of the Grafton Public Library will host their annual Spring Egg Hunt at the Grafton Common Saturday, April 8, with start times of 10 a.m. or 11:30 a.m. The Easter Bunny has promised he’s coming to the Grafton Common, so parents be sure to bring your camera for photos -and a basket to gather those eggs. […]

‘Four Artists Four Visions’ exhibit to be held in Worcester

April 1st, 2017

Worcester – “Four Artists Four Visions” will be on exhibition from Saturday, April 8 through Sunday, May 7 at the Sprinkler Factory, 38 Harlow St., Worcester. The exhibit will feature the works of Renee Caouette, Dave Kaphammer, Diane Reed Sawyer and Janet Schwartz. A public reception will be held on Saturday, April 15, starting at […]

Selectmen approve warrants for Town Meeting and Town Election

April 1st, 2017

Northborough – Town Administrator John Coderre presented a revised Town Meeting Warrant to selectmen at their March 27 meeting for their approval.

Devoted PMC supporter to ride in memory of his father

March 31st, 2017

Marlborough – Billy Richards of Marlborough is preparing to ride in his seventh Pan-Mass Challenge (PMC), an annual bike-a-thon that raises funds for life-saving cancer research. This year, he’s particularly determined to fundraise for the cause.

Hudson Elks officer helps fellow military veterans

March 31st, 2017

Hudson – According to the Elks website, “So long as there are veterans, the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks will never forget them.” Accomplishing that mission at the Hudson-Concord Elks Lodge 959 is overseen by Jesse Harvey. He was installed as leading knight, the second in command, for the 2017-2018 fraternal year during a ceremony March 17.

Selectmen hold joint public hearing to present operating budget for FY2018

March 31st, 2017

Northborough – Elaine Kelly, Appropriations Committee chair, called the joint public hearing with the Board of Selectmen to order at the selectmen’s March 27 meeting. Town Administrator John Coderre presented the town’s FY2018 operating budget in advance of the Monday, April 24, Town Meeting.

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