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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Local American Cancer Society office moves to Northborough

Northborough - Effective Sept. 4, the American Cancer Society will relocate its Worcester office to Northborough. The new office is located at 44 Bearfoot...

Devoted PMC supporter to ride in memory of his father

Marlborough – Billy Richards of Marlborough is preparing to ride in his seventh Pan-Mass Challenge (PMC), an annual bike-a-thon that raises funds for life-saving cancer research. This year, he’s particularly determined to fundraise for the cause.

Discovering art is fun in Marlborough

Marlborough - Nianh Moore, 7, and Jordan Savitsky, 8, display the mugs they decorated with painted designs during an art workshop held ...

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...

Westborough artist buys Art and Frame Emporium

Westborough - After graduating from Westborough High School in 1986 with art awards, a few scholarship offers and an acceptance letter to the Rhode...

Honoring fallen veterans

Shrewsbury – Nearly 2,000 U.S. flags were planted over the Memorial Day weekend near the Heberts Candy Mansion on Route 20 as part of the annual initiative, "Flags for our Fallen," organized by the Worcester-based organization, Valiant Veterans.

Zumbathon fundraiser June 16 in Westborough

Westborough - Come dance your heart out and help raise funds for Youth with a Mission/Mexico Saturday, June 16, from 5:30 to 7 p.m.,...

Friends of FIT, Corridor Nine bring holiday joy and meals to homeless families

Westborough - Maria Bolf had never experienced homelessness. She said she worked all of her life, up until she underwent surgery and was unable to keep her job. Money got tight, and before long she said her family found itself choosing between paying bills and buying food. For the last two weeks, Bolf, her husband, and three of her children have been living in a hotel room in Shrewsbury, which is a long way from their former home in Fall River. They were placed there by the Massachusetts Department of Transitional Assistance.

Melissa Ewing inspires with art, generosity

Westborough - When most college students come home for their winter break, there are usually two things on their mind – sleep and catching up with friends. Melissa Ewing had something more ambitious planned for her vacation when she came home to Westborough in late December 2010. Melissa spent the month of January creating three beautiful murals that now grace the Fales Elementary School, Gibbons Middle School and the Westborough Library.

Shrewsbury Woman’s Club Makes Donation

The Shrewsbury Woman's Club recently donated $1,445 to Shrewsbury Youth and Family Services (SYFS).