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Uno’s to host fundraiser for Home Away Boston

Westborough - A make-your-own-sundae fundraiser for Home Away Boston will be held Sunday, Dec. 18 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Uno Pizzeria &...

Friendly phone chats uplift Hudson seniors’ spirit

Hudson – A number of seniors in Hudson have found a simple way to avoid loneliness. They’re enjoying friendly phone calls with Alexandria “Alex” Boule, a 2013 Hudson High School alum.

Sweats for Vets exceeds goal, adds new locations

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Marlborough – Sweats for Vets began in 2011 to give Boston sports team sweatshirts as holiday gifts to about...

Northborough resident bolsters citizens’ mutual support though nonprofit work

By Lori Berkey, Contributing Writer Northborough - From as far back as she can remember, Northborough resident Mary Robbins can recall her mother being involved...

‘Tis the season Westborough Civic Club's tree sale helps community

Westborough – Throughout each year since 1975, the Westborough Civic Club has contributed to many of the town's nonprofit organizations. They'se continuing that mission with funds raised by the 38th annual Christmas Tree Sale, now in progress at the former Tufts Machine lot at 53 E. Main St., across from Arturo's Restaurant.

Garden party benefits Shrewsbury schools

Shrewsbury - (l to r) Mike and Julie Rondinelli, and Jim and Nancy Coghlin Sr. place bids on items at the silent auction during...

Northborough honors its veterans with a patriotic luncheon

Northborough – Northborough veterans were showered with appreciation at the eighth annual Veteran’s Day Luncheon Nov. 3 at the Northborough Senior Center. Senior Center Director Kelly Burke welcomed attendees who enjoyed a program filled with patriotic music and heartfelt presentations. The sun shone bright on the occasion and attendance was high for this mid-day event.

Outreach center offers hope and help to all

Marlborough - Help and support to individuals with substance abuse disorders, their families and friends, are offered locally by the MetroWest H.O.P.E (hope, outreach, prevention & education) Center. Meetings are held monthly at the First Church in Marlborough. By partnering with many agencies and organizations that specialize in treatment and recovery services, they are able to offer free help.

Men share 50-year legacy of ‘brotherhood’

Shrewsbury – Big Brothers Big Sisters of America, the nation's premiere donor and volunteer-supported youth mentoring organization, celebrates National Mentoring Month during the month of January. In collaboration with that initiative, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Mass/Metrowest, Inc. is delighted to share this story of a very special match.
Members of 1714 IAFF and their families pose for a photo before delivering Thanksgiving dinner to members of the community.

Firefighters bring dinners to local families

By Joan F. Simoneau, Community Reporter Marlborough - In true holiday spirit, Marlborough Firefighters are providing holiday dinners to several low-income families who do not...