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Sunday, April 21, 2019

Fresh Start Furniture Bank looks forward to helping those in need at new location

Nonprofit to open Jan. 3 at 16 Brent Drive, Hudson after losing lease at prior location  By Nance Ebert Contributing Writer Hudson- When the Fresh Start...

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.

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...

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 &...

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...

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...

Westborough Senior Center receives donation of Alzheimer’s information basket

Westborough – Recently two members of the Alzheimer’s Partnership of Metro West,  Diane Tonelli,  OTR/L, MSA CDP CADDCT and Doug Peck,  CSA CDP, presented...

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...

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...

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....