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Thursday, November 15, 2018

Northborough couple share love of skiing with others

By Liz Nolan, Contributing Writer Northborough – Fred and Barbara Kohout are no strangers to a ski slope. They have enjoyed the winter sport for...

Marlborough Juniorettes make impact near and far

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Marlborough – Now in its second year, the Marlborough Juniorettes is a youth group open to eighth- to 12th-grade...

Westborough resident among ‘champion of artists’ awardees honored at State House

By Lori Berkey, Contributing Writer Westborough - As the youngest of four siblings who all took instrument lessons from an early age, Jonathan Rappaport was...

Husband and wife team grow bountiful harvest for community

Shrewsbury - Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) is not easy bidding, but Beth and Peter Hook have come to love growing fresh vegetables year round, and the fulfillment of providing them to appreciative community members.

Officials break ground on new turf fields at Shrewsbury High School

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – The weather was unseasonably cool but the spirit was very warm June 5 when Superintendent of Shrewsbury...

Habitat for Humanity volunteers build playhouses for families of veterans

Northborough - Over 50 volunteers occupied the parking lot at Trinity Church April 29 as they teamed up with Habitat for Humanity MetroWest/Great Worcester’s Operation Playhouse. Two playhouses were built, designed, and decorated and at the end of the day were unveiled and donated to two local military families.

Five local organizations to benefit from Whole Foods’ grand opening in Shrewsbury

By Melanie Petrucci, Contributing Writer Shrewsbury - Whole Foods Market, located in the new Shrewsbury Lakeway Commons, 193 Boston Turnpike, will open its doors to...

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...

Kids and grown-ups help Northborough Education Foundation 

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Northborough – Kids and grown-ups wore their fancy attire Feb. 10 when they attended the second annual Gala Jr....

Clothing donation provides more than one kind of warmth   

By Christine Galeone, Contributing Writer Northborough – Throughout the year, Trinity Church of Northborough members volunteer at the church’s Count Your Blessings Thrift Shop. They...