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Golden Tones chorus nears 30 years of musical outreach

January 27th, 2017

Region – A sing-along activity offered at the Wayland Senior Center with several participants in 1988 has evolved significantly in 29 years. Now, Golden Tones chorus is comprised of over 70 members, ages 60s to 90s, residing in 17 communities: Framingham, Holliston, Hudson, Lexington, Lincoln, Marlborough, Medfield, Millis, Natick, Newton, Sherborn, Sudbury, Waltham, Wayland and Weston.

Wildlife tracking walk in Shrewsbury’s Lake Park Feb. 11

January 26th, 2017

Shrewsbury – A wildlife tracking walk will be led by Bob Moore, an experienced wildlife tracker and Shrewsbury Trails Committee member, Saturday, Feb. 11, from 10 a.m.to noon in Shrewsbury’s Lake Street Park. The Shrewsbury Trails Committee is sponsoring the event, which will be held whether or not there is snow on the ground. Please […]

Westborough to hold ‘Float Workshop’

January 26th, 2017

Westborough – Preparations for the 300th Westborough Anniversary Celebration Grande Parade are now underway. Organizers are seeking participants to join in including residents, businesses, neighborhoods and organizations.  Applications are now available online on the 300th website (www.westborough300.com), at Town Hall and at the 1717 Shoppe located in the Westborough Shopping Plaza. A “Float Workshop” will […]

Women’s Night Out in Westborough March 3

January 25th, 2017

Westborough – The Westborough Women’s Club invites you to a night of fun and laughter at their Women’s Night Out evening of entertainment with renowned stand-up comic Mary Ellen Rinaldi Friday, March 3, at the Knights of Columbus, 17 Willow St., Westborough, at 6:30 p.m. Hors d’oeuvres, finger sandwiches and desserts will be served. Raffle item […]

Kids can enjoy ‘Winter on the Farm’ at Grafton’s Community Harvest Project

January 25th, 2017

Grafton – During February school vacation week, fourth- to seventh-graders will have a unique opportunity at Community Harvest Project to participate in “Winter on the Farm,” an educational food and agriculture-themed camp. The camp will be held Feb. 21-24 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. each day. Sign up is available on a daily basis ($50/day) […]

United Way accepting nominations for volunteer awards

January 22nd, 2017

Region – Nominations are now open for the United Way of Tri-County (UWTC) Volunteer of the Year and Youth Volunteer of the Year awards. Each year UWTC recognizes individuals in the MetroWest/495 Corridor whose dedicated volunteer service significantly contributes to the local community. “Every year we celebrate a Youth Volunteer of the Year and Volunteer […]

Saint Mary School to host open house events

January 22nd, 2017

Shrewsbury – Saint Mary School, 16 Summer St., in Shrewsbury will host an open house and registration for the 2017-2018 school year Sunday, Jan. 29, from 1 – 3 p.m. Classroom tours will be held for pre-school (starting at 2.9 years), kindergarten, elementary school (grades 1-4) and middle school (grades 5-8). Visitors will learn more […]

Marlborough Historical Society hosts ‘Stories from the Attic’

January 22nd, 2017

Marlborough – The Marlborough Historical Society will host “Stories from the Attic,” a fireside storytelling of adventures in old Marlborough Tuesday, Jan. 31, at 7 p.m., at the Peter Rice Homestead, 377 Elm St. The event was postponed from Jan. 24 due to poor weather conditions. The society welcomes anyone who would like to contribute […]

Selectmen hold public hearing to consider adoption of Site Plan Review Regulations

January 21st, 2017

Westborough – The Westborough Board of Selectmen opened a public hearing to consider the adoption of Site Plan Review Regulations at their Jan. 10 meeting. Town Manager Jim Malloy provided a brief history of the regulations and stated that at the Annual Town Meeting in 2014 authorized the board to adopt rules and regulations.

Shrewsbury Youth Hockey plans return to sport’s roots with pond tournament

January 21st, 2017

Shrewsbury – Harry Gaston grew up playing pond hockey in Shrewsbury. Since then, however, Gaston said kids have abandoned many of their small shoveled-off rinks, instead learning to play hockey on rigidly structured teams that play indoors.

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