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Students learn basics of coding with LEGO Robots

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Southborough – On Feb. 10 students in Jen Turieo’s fifth grade class at the Margaret A. Neary Elementary School...

Marlborough Public Library hosts session on new $23.7 million renovation

By Vicki Greene, Contributing Writer Marlborough — Marlborough Public Library recently hosted three public information sessions to review the new exterior and interior design for...

Dr. Drizzle teaches Northborough students that the impossible is possible

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Northborough – St. Bernadette School Principal Deborah O'Neil was thrilled to welcome Dr. Drizzle, also known as renowned STEM...

Jeff’s Place offers a ‘home’ to grieve and heal

By Lauren Schiffman, Contributing Writer     Region - When her brother, Jeff, died almost 40 years ago, Jenny Kaplan became a bereaved sibling. But, she said,...

Westborough Public Library hopeful that state approves funds for expansion

By Lauren Schiffman, Contributing Writer  Westborough - Renovations to and expansions of the Westborough Public Library will happen sooner than expected, according to Library Director...

Shrewsbury’s Lego Robotics team “Shooting Stars” wins Best Presentation prize

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury - The “Shooting Stars,” an all-girl Lego Robotics Team from Shrewsbury is aptly named. The sky is the...

Shrewsbury Town Clerk’s Office releases Annual Town Election and Town Meeting information

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – Town Clerk Sandra Wright recently shared voter information as well as a timeline of important dates for...

Former Patriot shares his story of substance abuse with Marlborough families

By Cindy Zomar, Contributing Writer Marlborough - “Seven hundred seventh and eighth graders were focused, serious and appreciative for an hour during this presentation,” exclaimed...

Westborough High’s Hitzenbuhler returns after studying climate change in Antarctica

By Lauren Schiffman, Contributing Writer  Westborough - As news of climate change becomes more urgent by the day, one Westborough educator is doing something about...

Town of Southborough expresses appreciation to Assabet Valley students

By Cindy Zomar, Contributing Writer Southborough - Karen Galligan, director of the Southborough Department of Public Works, knew exactly who to call when she needed...