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Assabet team’s robot throws out first pitch at Bravehearts’ game

July 31st, 2017

Region – Students from the Robotics Team at Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School were recently invited to Worcester Bravehearts baseball game at Holy Cross’ Fitton Field. The robot they built threw out the first pitch of the game.

Assabet Valley Mastersingers wins grant for ‘The Emperor’s New Clothes’

July 31st, 2017

Region – The Assabet Valley Mastersingers (AVM) is the proud recipient of a 2017 Choral Arts New England Alfred Nash Patterson Grant, in support of a newly commissioned choral work to celebrate the 40thanniversary of the central Massachusetts chorale.

Thank you for aid and support after house fire

July 27th, 2017

On behalf of the entire Robinson Family, we would like to send our sincerest gratitude to the Westborough Fire and Police Departments for their swift and valiant response to a house fire at 100 Milk Street on July 1st.  We would also like to thank the Northborough, Southborough, Hopkinton, Grafton and Upton Fire Departments for their mutual aid in the matter.

Avidia donates $1,000 to Community Harvest Project

July 23rd, 2017

Region – The Avidia Charitable Foundation recently donated $1,000 to Community Harvest Project, a nonprofit farm in Grafton that engages volunteers to grow fresh fruits and vegetables to provide to those experiencing hunger. This donation is to assist with the 2017 Agriculture & Distribution Initiative.

St. Vincent Medical Group announces expansions

July 23rd, 2017

Region – Saint Vincent Medical Group is expanding its reach with several new expansions underway. In Worcester, the popular 102 Shore Drive primary care offices, which include providers Walter Goula, MD, Sunita Trivedi, MD, Jan Leitao-Pina, MD, Jennifer LaBonte, MD, Nancy Berley, MD, and Lisa Noble, MD,  is growing with the development of more exam space in adjacent space.

Assabet students strike gold at National SkillsUSA competition

July 17th, 2017

Region – Two drafting students at Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School, Mathew Marinelli and Cameron McLaughlin, from West Boylston and Northborough, respectively, ventured to Louisville, Ky., recently to compete at the national SkillsUSA competition in the field of additive manufacturing.

Avidia donates to Habitat for Humanity MetroWest/Greater Worcester

July 16th, 2017

Region – The Avidia Charitable Foundation recently donated $1,000 to Habitat for Humanity MetroWest/Greater Worcester. This donation is to assist with the renovation of two homes into four condos in Northborough.

Thank you from RTN Federal Credit Union

July 16th, 2017

RTN Federal Credit Union extends its sincere thanks to the walkers, volunteers, donors and businesses who participated in our seventh annual Walk Home June 11 in Waltham, Dorchester and Danvers. The event was a huge success.

Representative Kane supports passage of $40.2 billion state budget for Fiscal Year 2018

July 12th, 2017

Region – State Representative Hannah Kane (R-Shrewsbury) joined with her colleagues in the House of Representatives July 7 to approve a $40.2 billion state budget for Fiscal Year 2018.  The budget passed on a vote of 140-9 on July 7.

Shrewsbury Home Rule Bill advances to governor’s desk

July 12th, 2017

Region – On June 29, Representative Hannah E. Kane (R-Shrewsbury) and Senator Michael O. Moore (D-Millbury) announced that the Legislature enacted a bill to amend the residency requirement for the town manager of the town of Shrewsbury.

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