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Benefit show, blood drive to be held for Westborough High student Corinne Sciarappa

April 26th, 2017

Westborough – Two upcoming events have been planned as fundraisers for 16-year-old Corinne Sciarappa, a Westborough High School sophomore who has been fighting a rare form of childhood cancer, rhabdomyosarcoma, for the past two years. A benefit show, “Get Your Lavender on for Corinne,” will be held Saturday, May 6, at 2 p.m. at the […]

Letter to the editor: Do we want Sanctuary Cities/States?

April 23rd, 2017

To the Editor: Massachusetts Middlesex and Worcester District State Senator Jamie Eldridge has presented Senate bill S.1305 (docket #HD.3052) called an “Act to protect the civil rights and safety of all Massachusetts residents.”  The key word is “residents”; unfortunately it does not protect the “citizens” of this state. By the way, it does not protect […]

Northborough Easter egg hunters fill Memorial Field

April 18th, 2017

Northborough – The crowd at Memorial Field in Northborough was not there for baseball on April 8. Instead, the grounds were covered with 5,000 colorful, plastic eggs filled with candy and a few hundred eager kids during the town’s annual Easter Egg Hunt.

Southborough’s art on the trails

April 18th, 2017

Southborough – If a tree falls in the woods and no one hears it, does it make a sound? If art is installed in the woods, does it make an impact?

The organizers of Southborough’s “Finding Solace in the Woods” believe that the answer is yes.

April 7th, 2017

Richard G. Powell Sr., 65, of Northborough

February 23rd, 2017

Northborough – Richard G. Powell Sr., 65, of Northborough, passed away peacefully Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017, with family by his side. He leaves behind his loving children, Richard Powell Jr. and his wife Nancy, Sarah Shields and husband William, Timothy Powell and Gabrielle Gebo, and Greg Powell and Caitlin Rothenberger; siblings, Judy Brink and her […]

Region in throes of significant snowstorm

February 9th, 2017

By James Arnold, Weather Specialist Our current storm is going to exceed early expectations due to its explosive intensification.  It is the classic example of “Bombogenesis” or the process of a storm very rapidly intensifying to an extreme level.  As it passes near the benchmark its central low pressure will be in the vicinity of 28.85, […]

January 19th, 2017

Committee receives approval from selectmen to apply for recreational trail grant

December 29th, 2016

Westborough – At the Dec. 20 Board of Selectmen meeting, Don Burn, a Westborough resident and member of the Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC), gave a presentation on a multi-use grant opportunity through the state that if received, would be used to help build a recreational trail from Otis Street and Meadow Road, past the warehouses and near the Westborough Wastewater Treatment Plant.

Sunlovers Tanning offers free tan in exchange for clothing drive donation

December 27th, 2016

  Marlborough – Sunlovers Tanning, 530 Boston Post Road, Marlborough will be hosting through Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017 a clothing drive to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters. The store is collecting clean and gently used clothing for all seasons and sizing including baby, kids, and adults.  Anyone who participates in the drive will receive a […]

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