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Shrewsbury teen to run Boston Marathon

February 26th, 2017

Shrewsbury – When he was 10, Joe Rezuke’s family friend Britney Gengel died in the 2010 Haiti Earthquake. In 2013, on his 14th birthday, Rezuke was just blocks away from the bomb blasts that killed three at that year’s Boston Marathon.

Local students earn recognition at national Model UN conference

February 25th, 2017

Shrewsbury – Thirty-six students and their teachers from the Saint John’s High School Model United Nations Club attended the University of Chicago’s 29th annual conference from Feb. 1-5. Saint John’s is one of four schools to have attended the Model United Nations of the University of Chicago (MUNUC) since its beginning three decades ago. The […]

Local program offers support for people dealing with grief

February 24th, 2017

Marlborough – Judah City Church in Marlborough has organized “Grieving with Hope,” a seminar and support group run by professionals in the field of grief to assist people trying to cope with the loss, fear, anger, and the disappointment that surrounds death. “No one can fathom the mixed emotions that arise surrounding experiences of loss, […]

AMSA wins Togo Palazzi tournament

February 23rd, 2017

Marlborough – Not every high school athlete is afforded the opportunity to compete in an inaugural basketball tournament named after a local sports legend. The only thing better than simply participating would be to win it all, be presented post-game awards by the legend himself and know that history was made by your school and that you were indeed a part of it all.

Shrewsbury girls’ hockey continuing decade of dominance

February 22nd, 2017

Shrewsbury/Westborough – It has been nine years since inception and the almost incomparable success of the Shrewsbury High School (SHS) girls’ varsity ice hockey team has remained consistent throughout.

Crown Bakery & Café

February 22nd, 2017

Worcester—Planning a wedding, Easter dinner, brunch or just need a dessert? Crown Bakery has been providing the cakes, pastries, breads and cookies for such events since 1960 from the same blue-and-gold store on Gold Star Boulevard.

Figure skating political thriller, ‘Serpentine” to premiere in Clinton

February 19th, 2017

Region – Film producer Mark Lund has announced that “Serpentine: The Short Program” will have its world premiere Monday, March 6 at the Strand Theatre, 58 High St., in Clinton, at 7 p.m. The short film will premiere after an encore screening of the feature film “Justice Is Mind”. Lund wrote and directed both films. Following the […]

Assabet Valley donates baseball gear to players in third world countries

February 19th, 2017

Region – While attending this year’s Massachusetts Baseball Coaches Association Clinic in Westborough, Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School’s varsity baseball coach John Silk and his assistant coaches Alex Moore and Ross Abdelnour took action to donate old baseball equipment to those in need. After hearing Dr. Jeff Brown from Harvard Medical and Coach Paul […]

Simon Youth Foundation seeks scholarship applicants

February 19th, 2017

Region – Simon Malls and Simon Premium Outlets in New England announced that once again the malls and centers will help deserving graduating seniors pay for college. Simon Youth Foundation, a national nonprofit that provides educational opportunities for at-risk high school students, is now looking for qualified applicants who live near a Simon Mall or […]

PACIO’s website offers non-partisan information

February 17th, 2017

Region – Some folks think New England winters can be a time for hibernation – but not for Massachusetts town political committees. Many participate in activities throughout the state all winter.  You can get involved by going to a monthly meeting, helping with a recruitment drive, attending a party, or things like: Women’s March in […]

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