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Best of 2018 – Shrewsbury family honors daughter’s memory by supporting NICU families

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – Kate and Dan Brown of Shrewsbury know something about accepting help when help is offered. They needed it...

Moms turn grief into recovery through local support group

Marlborough – A pair of mothers who lost their sons to drug overdose are using their tragedy to help others. Kathy Leonard lost her 27-year-old son Jonathan Testa in December and Cheryl Juaire lost her son Corey Merrill, 23, in 2011 – both to heroin overdose.

Community invited to support Westborough native on Jan. 20

By Liz Nolan, Contributing Writer Westborough - Friends and family of Westborough native Tom McDonald, 56, are organizing a fundraiser event to help cover medical...

Kickball tourney to benefit girl with stage 4 neuroblastoma

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Hudson/Marlborough – Organizers of the 17th annual Snowflake Festival Charity Kickball Tournament are currently seeking base sponsors, raffle prizes,...

BORO Sugar Shack ready to help you with Valentine’s Day gifts

Westborough - The Westborough Public Schools Bridging Over To Right Opportunities (BORO) program provides opportunities for adult students ages 18-22, with special abilities, to...

Algonquin students make inclusion a priority through awareness initiative

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Northborough – “Music is power,” noted Algonquin Regional High School (ARHS) student Camron Nodoushani on Jan. 22 at an...

Thanks to generosity of many, Westborough’s Project Graduation is a huge hit

By Bonnie Adams, Managing Editor Westborough –Westborough High School’s graduation ceremony, held June 2 at the school’s athletic field, was one of traditional pomp, circumstance...

Snowflakes fall for 18th charity kickball tourney

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Hudson/Marlborough – On March 2, a light snowfall steadily – and fittingly – occurred during the 18th annual Snowflake Charity...

Fresh Start Furniture Bank helps those in need

By Joan F. Simoneau, Community Reporter Hudson - Fresh Start Furniture Bank is a volunteer-based charity located in Hudson which provides free furniture and home...

Kits for Kids gives back to children in need

By MaryCatherine Karcich, Contributing Writer Marlborough – What began as a homegrown charity has blossomed into a nonprofit aimed to give children comfort in an...