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Westborough, US
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Melanie Borglund Photo/submitted

Westborough resident races to support NEADS

By Kate Tobiasson, Contributing Writer Westborough - A strong heart and a generous spirit are needed to run over seven miles in the August heat...
The Spirit of Shrewsbury Fall Festival announced a benefit concert to support the Worcester County Food Bank, Shrewsbury Youth & Family Services, and St. Anne’s Human Services. PHOTO COURTESY OF SPIRIT OF SHREWSBURY FALL FESTIVAL COMMITTEE

The Spirit of Shrewsbury Fall Festival to host first benefit concert

Shrewsbury – The Spirit of Shrewsbury Fall Festival announced a benefit concert to support three worthy local charities - the Worcester County Food Bank,...
Marlborough High School Marching Panther Band brings music to the parade route. Photos/Ed Karvoski Jr.

Marlborough’s hockey Olympian leads 67th Labor Day Parade

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Marlborough – The unofficial end-of-summer weekend concluded on a hot and humid Sept. 3 with the 67th annual Marlborough...
Confirmed overdose deaths statewide in 2017 are represented with 1,909 purple flags placed by volunteers Aug. 25 on the lawn of the Walker Building. Photos/Ed Karvoski Jr.

Candlelight vigil for overdose awareness takes place in Marlborough

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Marlborough – Families and supporters endured the evening’s humidity Aug. 28 while attending the fourth annual candlelight vigil outside...

To the Editor:

The Grafton Historical Society wishes to thank the many guests who attended our Grand Opening event on Saturday, Aug. 18. Our doors opened from...

To the Editor: Vote for Lindstrom in Mass. primary for U.S. Senate

Beth Lindstrom is one of three Republican candidates running in the Massachusetts primary for the U.S. Senate. Voters need to think beyond the primary...
Dr. Gary Highlander Photo/submitted

Remembering Robert Kennedy and Martin Luther King

By Joan F. Simoneau, Community Reporter Marlborough - Fifty years ago, two nationally prominent men who were following parallel paths in opposition to racism, poverty...
Mike Gallagher of Westmill Preservation Services works to remove a grave marker. Photo/Melanie Petrucci

Howard Street Cemetery’s antique gravestones undergoing restoration

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Northborough – Colonial-era gravestones in the Old Burying Ground directly behind the Unitarian Church in the Howard Street Cemetery...
Golden Tones Chorus Photo/submitted

Golden Tones chorus – 30 years young and singing about it!

Region – The Golden Tones Chorus for retired folks launches its 30th season at the Natick Stop & Shop, 829 Worcester Street (Routes 9...
Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito was on the campaign trail recently in Marlborough, speaking at the New England Sports Center as Mayor Arthur Vigeant and NESC General Manager Wes Tuttle look on. Photos Submitted

Lieutenant Governor visits Marlborough on the campaign trail

By Cindy Zomar, Contributing Writer Marlborough - Lt. Governor Karyn Polito asked for four more years in the Statehouse at a gathering at the New...