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Martin excels as catcher for Shrewsbury High and American Legion teams

June 22nd, 2017

Shrewsbury – It can easily be argued that no one controls the pace of a baseball game at any level more than the catcher, often referred to as the team’s “on-field general.

SHS Corridor Nine Chamber Scholar will head to Villanova in the fall

June 22nd, 2017

Shrewsbury – The Corridor Nine Area Chamber of Commerce announced its 2017 Scholar Award recipients in March. Sixteen scholars were selected and will share $11,425 in Scholarships. Madison Dugan, a senior at Shrewsbury High School (SHS),

Grafton Troop 107 to host summer bottle drive

June 21st, 2017

Grafton – Boy Scout Troop 107 will hold their next bottle drive Saturday, July 8, from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Bring your deposit bottles and cans to the Grafton Municipal Center, 30 Providence Road. Money raised from the bottle drive supports the Scout’s campouts, activities, community service projects, and routine expenses. In addition, 10 percent […]

Local student to volunteer in South Africa with Universal Promise

June 21st, 2017

Region – Worcester Academy senior and Hopedale resident McKenzie Fahey will be taking a trip to South Africa with the nonprofit group, Universal Promise June 16 to July 1. She is very excited to experience volunteerism and meet the residents of the community known as Adeppo.

Marlborough Library to kick off summer programs June 24

June 21st, 2017

Marlborough – The Marlborough Public Library, 35 W. Main St., is set to launch its Summer Reading Program for children, teens and adults, plus special events for all ages.   Summer Reading Kick-off The theme this year is “Build a Better World.” Every Bingo card, kid’s reading log, and teen scratch ticket submitted as part […]

Rotarians’ fifth annual Hudson Food & Brewfest to relocate

June 21st, 2017

Hudson – Tuesday, July 4, is not only a holiday to celebrate Independence Day, it’s also the deadline to order discounted Early Bird tickets for the fifth annual Spirit of Hudson Food & Brewfest. Organized by the Hudson Rotary Club and the Rotary Club of Nashoba Valley, the fundraiser is once again expanding as it moves Saturday, Aug. 12, to the Hudson-Concord Elks Lodge 959.

Grafton Historical Society marks 50th Antiques & Arts Fair

June 21st, 2017

Grafton – A local nonprofit organization celebrated the landmark half-century anniversary of its major fundraiser. On an overcast June 17, the Grafton Historical Society presented its 50th annual Antiques & Arts Fair at Grafton Common.

Selectmen waive review of parking areas at former state hospital site

June 16th, 2017

Westborough – The Board of Selectmen voted at their June 13 meeting to waive the site plan review for two parking areas at the soccer fields at the former State Hospital. However, it was not unanimous. A spirited discussion ensued between selectmen Leigh Emery and George Barrette.

Shrewsbury Garden Club to mark its 60th year with a tour

June 16th, 2017

Shrewsbury – It has been several years since the Shrewsbury Garden Club hosted a garden tour. Members decided this year is an ideal time to revive the event as the club celebrates its 60th anniversary.

Celebrate the 4th on June 30 in Westborough

June 16th, 2017

Westborough – The Westborough Recreation Department will be hosting its annual July 4 Block Party on Friday, June 30 from 6-10 p.m. For this fun event, West Main Street is closed down to traffic and filled with delicious food, exciting games, pony and hay rides, music, a moon bounce, face painting, and much more. Sponsors for […]

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