Saturday, July 11, 2020

Preparing for 10th annual 5K Walk/Run for Autism

Southborough – The New England Center for Children (NECC) in Southborough is preparing for its 10th annual 5K Walk/Run for Autism to be held Saturday, May 7, at 10 a.m., starting and finishing at the Margaret A. Neary Elementary School. To celebrate the fundraiser’s decade anniversary, NECC recently hosted an evening kickoff event at the P. Brent Trottier Middle School. There, Simone Clinton of Framingham shared success stories of her son Liam, an NECC student for 10 years.

Grafton Fire Department ‘fills the boot’ for MDA

Grafton - The Grafton Fire Department held a "Fill the Boot" for the Muscular Dystrophy Association May 13 and Aug. 26.

Pastoral Counseling Center to hold open house

  Westborough – The Pastoral Counseling Centers of MA (PCC) will be holding an open house at its new 7 Church St. location, Sunday, June...

Turkey Trot 5K benefits Northborough Food Pantry

Northborough – Over 500 runners participated in the ninth annual Turkey Trot, held Nov. 24, raising over $15,000 for the Northborough Food Pantry. Recently the...

‘K’night at the Races’ in Westborough March 30

Westborough – Westborough Knights of Columbus Council 85 will hold the “K’Night at the Races” Saturday, March 30, at the John Boyle O’Reilly Hall,...

Jay Mankita concert Aug. 24 at Northborough Free Library

Northborough – Wednesday Aug. 24, from 7 to 8 p.m., families are invited to the meeting room at Northborough Free Library, 34 Main St.,...

Evening of Giving raises $38,000 for Roland’s House

The continuing support of businesses and residents in the community contributed once again to the success of the annual Evening of Giving held in early December at the Best Western Royal Plaza Hotel. Committee members of the event that raises funds for Roland’s House, the Marlborough-Hudson Homeless Shelter, gathered at the Wayside Inn Feb. 13 to finalize results. Chair Bob Kays presented a check for $38,000 to Susan Gentili, director of the Continuum of Care and Services for the South Middlesex Opportunity Council (SMOC), supervisors of the Mechanic Street, Marlborough, operation.

SpencerBANK employees collaborate for Spencer Toys for Kids donation

Spencer - SpencerBANK employees worked together this holiday season by donating toys to support the Spencer Toys for Kids campaign. Collectively, staff members made...

Scouts to hold annual food drive throughout region

Region - Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts across the region are once again gearing up for their annual food drive, “Scouting for Food.” Scouts will be delivering flyers and/or door hangers throughout towns this weekend, Saturday, Nov. 1 and Sunday, Nov. 2. The scouts will then return and collect items from residents Saturday, Nov. 8, that will then be donated to local food pantries.
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Thanks to many, SYFS toy drive is a success

Shrewsbury - Shrewsbury Youth and Family Services, Inc., (SYFS) in partnership with The Rotary Club of Shrewsbury held its 14th Annual Toy Drive Dec....