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Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Shrewsbury groups collect items for veterans

Shrewsbury – Shrewsbury’s Rotary and Lions clubs teamed up for the second year to collect toiletries for Veterans, Inc. This year, they were stationed at Price Chopper in Shrewsbury Nov. 4 and collected well over four grocery carts full of soap, hand cream, shampoo/conditioner, toothbrushes and toothpaste, hair brushes and socks.

Mother and son share dedication to helping kids with disabilities 

Westborough – “I pretty much can’t think of a time that I didn’t want to be a pediatrician,” said Dr. Catherine Nowak, medical director of The Feingold Center for Children, who shared that she was influenced by a childhood tragedy she experienced of losing a younger sister.

Local Boy Scouts to hold annual pancake breakfasts

Region - Westborough's Boy Scout Troop 100 will hold its 35th Annual Pancake Breakfast Sunday, March 3, from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tickets...

Marlborough Juniorettes make impact near and far

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Marlborough – Now in its second year, the Marlborough Juniorettes is a youth group open to eighth- to 12th-grade...

Growth allows Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition to host new 5k

Hudson - The Hudson Youth Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition capped off a summer of rapid growth Oct. 1 by hosting its inaugural Substance Abuse Awareness 5k at the Morgan Bowl.

Play Bunco and help support In Your Shoes

Westborough – The nonprofit organization In Your Shoes will hold a Bunco Night Friday, Feb. 5, at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 17 Willow St. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Bunco begins 8 p.m. Bunco is a game of chance, no skill required and easy to learn. Prizes will be awarded. Tickets for the event are $25. A cash bar is available.

Jo Tingley shares her story of military service, family life

Westborough - A group of Westborough High School (WHS) students has been talking to local senior citizens as a way of ensuring that the...

Westborough Girl Scout builds park benches to earn silver award

Westborough - Ryann Smith, 14, a freshman at Westborough High School, is working hard to earn her Girl Scout Silver Award. On Sept. 9, she installed two benches, which she assembled, at the Haskell Street Park playground, off of Lyman Street, in Westborough.

Marlborough High Student honors friend’s memory with toy drive

Marlborough – This spring, Bernadette LaFollette should have been excited about graduating soon from Marlborough High School and looking forward to the next stage of life. But sadly, the young woman who many called “friend” will not get that chance. Bernadette passed away in 2013 after a lifetime of illness due to a heart defect she had since birth.

Orangetheory Fitness to host fundraiser to benefit ‘Augie’s Quest’

Marlborough - Orangetheory Fitness is partnering with Augie’s Quest to raise funds for the ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALSTDI), the world’s foremost drug discovery...