Business briefs, May 25 edition


Pastry Sunday June 3 at Culinary Underground

Business briefs, May 25 editionSouthborough – Party season is upon us, so why not downsize your dessert plate with fun and festive mini treats? Learn how Sunday, June 3, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., when Culinary Underground School for Home Cooks in Southborough hosts Pastry Sundays: Teeny, Tiny Desserts. Pastry Chef Liz loves working in petite scale and she is an expert at both preparing them and plating them. Cost is $75, with registration required. Visit CU's modernized Southborough location at 21 Turnpike Road/Route 9 West in Brickyard Square where there's plenty of room to experiment and learn. To learn more or to register, visit or call 508-904-6589.


Northboro Chiropractic Center holds food drive

Northborough – Northboro Chiropractic Center, located at 6 Maple St. in Northborough, will be holding a food drive to benefit the Northborough Food Pantry. Please drop off all contributions between June 4 and June 28 at the office and earn tickets to win a $100 Lowe's Variety and Meat Market gift card! Two other ways to earn tickets include referring a friend or family member for a new patient evaluation (20 tickets) or bring in a grocery bag of items listed for the healthy food drive (15 tickets). For a list of high-demand items, call 508-393-2513 or email [email protected].


Open house, children's concert at American Ballroom Latin Dance Studio

Business briefs, May 25 edition

Shrewsbury – Saturday, June 2, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., American Ballroom Latin Dance Studio, jointly with Acrobatic Rock-n-Roll Academy of Boston, welcomes families and friends for a free open house and concert for children. The summer family event features students” performances, complimentary dance lesson for children of all ages, pizza, a dance social for all kids, a tour of the 4,500-square-foot studio, the opportunity to meet instructors, and fun! American Ballroom Latin Dance Studio is located at 52 South Quinsigamond Ave., Shrewsbury. Visit for more information.




Robert H. Ryan opens Estate Planning and Protection Law, P.C. office

Business briefs, May 25 edition
Robert Ryan, Esq. Photo/Submitted

Marlborough – Robert H. Ryan, Esq., a resident of Shrewsbury, recently opened the Marlborough office of Estate Planning and Protection Law, P.C. Attorney Ryan's practice focuses on estate and asset protection planning, trusts, trust and estate administration, elder law and Medicaid planning, special needs trusts, and disability planning. He also assists clients with business planning to seek an integrated succession plan and address relevant estate tax issues. Attorney Ryan has over 17 years of experience in the tax and estate planning field. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting at Boston College, his Juris Doctor degree from Suffolk University Law School, and his Master of Laws in Taxation at Boston University School of Law.





The Hanover Theatre presents Charlotte Klein Dance Centers

Worcester – Charlotte Klein Dance Centers, with locations in Westborough and Worcester, invites the community to watch their students perform at the Hanover Theatre in Worcester. Performances will be held Saturday, June 2, at 2 p.m. (Westborough studio) and 7 p.m. (Worcester studio), and Sunday, June 3, at 11 a.m. (Westborough studio) and 3:30 p.m. (Worcester). Tickets may be purchased in person at the box office, by phone at 877-571-7469, or online at To find out more about Charlotte Klein Dance Centers, visit


Halliday joins staff at London Lass

Business briefs, May 25 editionWestborough – Nicole Halliday is pleased and excited to announce she has joined the talented staff at London Lass. Nicole's many styling and cutting talents, combined with honesty and passion, make her clients” appointments nothing short of extraordinary. Look for her ad in this week's Community Advocate for 20 percent off to new clients. Call Nicole today at 508-366-4785 to let her get to know you and your hair. London Lass is conveniently located at 72 East Main St. in Westborough, with plenty of free parking in the rear of the building.







Dance Expressions dancers win Platinum awards

Business briefs, May 25 edition

Westborough – May 5, 21 dancers from Laurene Aldorisio's Academy of Dance Expressions competed in the Step Up 2 Dance Competition at the Thayer Auditorium in Fitchburg. The dancers performed two routines: a hip hop medley featured at the Worcester Sharks Hockey Game this past April 2012 and a jazz routine to “Footloose,” both winning the coveted Platinum awards (pictured). The dancers range in age from 10 to 17 years old, and competed against hundreds of dancers. In addition to the dance awards, Miss Laurene won the Triple A Award for Excellence in Artistry. Dance Expressions is located at 45 East Main St., Westborough.