May 4th, 2013
Westborough – Inna Wegner, a University of Massachusetts student from Westborough, has received one of the state’s new High-Demand Scholarships, awarded to students pursuing careers for which the state has an urgent need for skilled talent. The scholarships will assist students who are majoring in health care, STEM, business and finance sectors, and planning careers [...]
May 1st, 2013
Southborough – Shannon Healey, a sophomore at Boston College, and a resident of Southborough, will be representing the Boston College Women’s rowing team in Vietnam this summer with the program, “Coach for College.” Coach for College is a service learning program that brings together US student-athletes and Vietnamese university students to teach academics, sports and [...]
April 27th, 2013
The Summer Concert Series presented by Southborough Recreation and Southborough Youth and Family Services continues. Each concert will start at 6 p.m. on the Neary School lawn near the tennis courts, 53 Parkerville Rd. Schedule: July 25 New City Cowboys (new Nashville sound), Aug. 8 Walter Crockett and the Wannabee Wabbits (Americana – deft, [...]
April 27th, 2013
Advertising in Westborough is about to enter the 21st century.
That’s because during its April 23 meeting, the Westborough Board of Selectmen authorized the town to strike a deal with Clear Channel Communications to digitalize five existing billboards in town.
April 23rd, 2013
Westborough – Planning Board member Trevor Beauregard has resigned after serving seven years on the board, the selectmen announced during their April 9 meeting.
April 7th, 2013
Region – Here is a complete list and links to the individual obituaries posted on the Community Advocate website from March 31 to April 6. The Community Advocate will post obituaries online (and in print, as space allows) at no charge as a courtesy to our readers. Please send information (and a picture if desired) [...]
April 2nd, 2013
Northborough – The Marlborough Savings Charitable Foundation recently awarded the Proctor Elementary School Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) a $500 grant for its learning enhancement programs and handicap accessible initiatives. The PTO is dedicated to providing opportunities and experiences that supplement the education provided by the teachers and staff at the Proctor School. “With budget shortfalls [...]
March 30th, 2013
Westborough – Air Force Airman Justin T. Cole has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. He also earned distinction as an honor graduate. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles [...]
March 24th, 2013
Region – Here is a complete list and links to the individual obituaries posted on the Community Advocate website from March 17 to March 23. The Community Advocate will post obituaries online (and in print, as space allows) at no charge as a courtesy to our readers. Please send information (and a picture if desired) [...]
March 24th, 2013
Whether it’s bullying, dating or street violence, child sexual abuse, assaults or murders, violence and abuse are taking a huge toll on our nation’s youth.