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Moose causes three vehicle accident in Westborough

September 22nd, 2016

One of the cars in the collision with a moose on Route 9.
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Westborough – Police Chief Alan Gordon released this statement this morning: On 9/22/15, at approximately 12:37 AM, the Westborough Police Department received a call reporting a three vehicle accident on Rte. 9 W near Speedway Plaza. The accident involved a collision with a moose which was crossing Rte. 9. A 2008 Subaru being operated by […]

Westborough to be a dementia friendly community

September 20th, 2016

Westborough – Selectman George Barrette introduced Christine Alessandro, executive director of BayPath Elder Services in Marlborough, at the Board of Selectmen’s meeting Sept. 13 to discuss dementia friendly communities.

Sept. 16 – Your Community Advocate – Focusing on life up and down Route 9

September 17th, 2016

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Region – The Community Advocate is now partnering with Charter TV3 in Worcester to produce a new cable feature – “Your Community Advocate – Focusing on life up and down Route 9.” Every week, the 90-second spot will feature either Publisher David Bagdon or Managing Editor Bonnie Adams profiling three of the newspaper’s top stories.  The […]

Condominiums, restaurant proposed for downtown

September 14th, 2016

Marlborough-The opening stages of allowing residential and commercial business on the same acreage in the Marlborough Village District took place at the Sept. 12 City Council meeting. The site plan application for a six-story building with 32 residential condominium units and a ground floor restaurant was presented by Attorney Arthur Bergeron on behalf of Marlborough on Main Development, LLC of Woburn Mass.

Westborough man arrested for lewd and lascivious conduct

September 12th, 2016

Westborough – Westborough Police Chief Alan Gordon released this statement this morning: 9/11/16, at approximately 9:18 AM, the Westborough Police Department responded to the area of 203 Flanders Rd. for a report of a scantily clad male who was exposing himself to vehicles passing by. An investigation by Officer Tyson Delong led him to 175 […]

Marlborough displays vitality with 65th Labor Day Parade

September 6th, 2016

Four-time cancer survivor Vikki Crowley (standing, left) and Team Vikki ride on a float that won the Grand Marshal’s Trophy for best overall. Their theme this year was “Gone, but not forgotten.”

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Marlborough – The unofficial end-of-summer weekend culminated Sept. 5 with longtime holiday traditions marking milestones including the 65th annual Marlborough Labor Day Parade. With this year’s theme of “Marlborough – Where Tradition and Economic Vitality Meet,” the parade featured a number of bands, floats and marchers representing nonprofit organizations. […]

Sept. 2 – Your Community Advocate – Focusing on life up and down Route 9

September 4th, 2016

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Region – The Community Advocate is now partnering with Charter TV3 in Worcester to produce a new cable feature – “Your Community Advocate – Focusing on life up and down Route 9.” Every week, the 90-second spot will feature either Publisher David Bagdon or Managing Editor Bonnie Adams profiling three of the newspaper’s top stories.  The […]

Westborough movie shoot is cancelled

September 2nd, 2016

Company to film in Marlborough instead  Westborough – An independent movie company will not be filming scenes in Westborough after all, but rather will do so in neighboring Marlborough. Commander Softpants, Inc., had gone before the Westborough Board of Selectmen Aug. 23 to seek approval to film a movie scene in the downtown area of […]

Fund set up to help Northborough family after fire

August 30th, 2016

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Northborough – Residents and friends are rallying to support the Yellick family of Northborough after a devastating fire that destroyed their home on Hudson Street in the early morning hours of Aug. 28. Todd Yellick is a veteran firefighter with the town of Northborough. He was home at the time of the fire with his […]

Westborough Board of Selectmen approve filming in downtown

August 25th, 2016

Filing will take place in Westborough's downtown on Wednesday, Sept. 7.
Photo/Bonnie Adams

Westborough – Stephen Hartman, location manager for Commander Softpants, Inc., went before the Westborough Board of Selectmen Aug. 23 to seek approval to film a movie scene in the downtown area of Westborough Wednesday, Sept. 7, between 3 and 7 p.m.

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