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Monday, September 24, 2018

5K race planned to remember Melican Middle School teacher

Northborough – Lisa (Gentilotti) Kaplan, a 12-year veteran Spanish teacher at Robert E. Melican Middle School and lifelong resident of the area, passed away Nov. 23, after a six-week battle with a rare and aggressive type of mesothelioma. She was a graduate of Westborough High School and Assumption College, and had lived in Grafton. A 5K race is being planned for Saturday, May 14, to celebrate her memory.

Westborough students hope to spread passion for community service

By Nance Ebert, Contributing Writer Westborough- Abigail McLucas and Elizabeth Hopkinson, both students at Westborough High School, are on a mission to empower students of...

Marlborough resident ‘Happy to Help’ families affected by cancer

By Lori Berkey, Contributing Writer Marlborough - In 2004, Marlborough resident Pete Binkewicz was training to run the Boston Marathon to “check the box” and...

Fly fishing hobbyist to share passion at free event

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Marlborough/Sudbury – Armand Courchaine of Marlborough discovered a love for fishing and the art of fly tying as a...

15-40 Connection promotes early cancer detection through education

By Nance Ebert, Contributing Writer Westborough - The national nonprofit organization, 15-40 Connection, is on a mission to bring awareness to early detection of cancer....

APEX Entertainment Center donates to Crossroads School

By Dakota Antelman, Contributing Writer Marlborough - Students and staff from the Crossroads School visited the APEX Entertainment Center July 18 to accept a $1,200...

Fundraiser to benefit pediatric cancer patient

Region – A fundraiser will be held on Monday, July 24 at the Crystal Room, 49 Cedar St., Milford, to benefit Leah Davis. At...
Mowry

Mowry appointed SYFS interim Executive Director

Shrewsbury  – The Board of Directors for Shrewsbury Youth & Family Services (SYFS) has appointed Christine Mowry as the Interim Executive Director of the...

Mayor’s Charity Ball aids Marlborough relief fund

Marlborough – Supporters from both sides of the political aisle united April 2 while attending the Mayor's Charity Ball at the Holiday Inn & Guest Suites in Marlborough. Held each inaugural year since 1960, the ball benefits the Mayor's Charity Relief Fund to help residents in need of financial assistance at times of crisis or emergency.

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 &...