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Sunday, September 23, 2018

Volunteer drivers needed to drive cancer patients

Region - The American Cancer Society's Road to Recovery program is in need of volunteers from Central Massachusetts communities to drive local cancer patients...

American Cancer Society announces Daffodil Days 2013

Region - The American Cancer Society is celebrating the hope of spring with the launch of its annual Daffodil Days fundraising campaign. Flower and...

Shrewsbury Public Library amnesty period to benefit WWI memorial project

Shrewsbury - The Shrewsbury Public Library is now holding an amnesty period throughout the month of June to benefit the World War I Memorial...

Friends of Northborough Library honors two locals

Northborough - The Friends of the Northborough Library, Inc. is pleased to announce that it has granted the first Library Service Award to Hayley...

Project Bread's 45th Walk for Hunger will be May 5

Boston - Project Bread's 45th Walk for Hunger is scheduled for Sunday, May 5. The 20-mile route weaves through Boston, Brookline, Newton, Watertown, and...

“Silver surfers” take to technology

Northborough/Southborough - Under the direction of math teacher Eileen Palmer and guidance counselor Jason Lessard, Algonquin Regional High School (ARHS) Community Action Program (CAP) students have spent the last month holding technology seminars for seniors at both the Southborough Senior Center and the Northborough Senior Center. The tech-savvy teens have made great strides in closing any technology generation gaps, showing seniors easy ways to mute their phones, text, change ring tones, take pictures or download a book on a Kindle.

Residents make strides for Parkinson's disease

Southborough/Northborough - According to the American Parkinson's Disease Association (APDA), Parkinson's disease affects more than 1.5 million people in the United States. The disease is a progressive disorder of the central nervous system resulting in a variety of symptoms, including muscle rigidity, tremors, and changes in speech and gait.

Westborough Community Land Trust thanks Earth Day cleanup participants

To the Editor: A hearty "thank you" to all those who participated in the April 21 Town-wide Earth Day Clean-up sponsored by the Westborough Community...

Shrewsbury Garden Club holds plant sale, garden expo May 19

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Garden Club is busy preparing for this year's annual plant sale, to be held Saturday, May 19, from 9 a.m....