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For Marlborough couple, bird sculpture brings joy

By Jane Keller Gordon, Contributing Writer MARLBOROUGH - Carl the Cardinal’s life has had its ups-and-downs.  First, he was a tree. Then, he was a seven-foot-tall...

UPDATE: Shrewsbury woman stabbed, suspect arrested

By Dakota Antelman, Managing Editor UPDATE: Police have arrested 51-year-old Carlos Gonzalez in connection with a stabbing in Shrewsbury, this week. He's facing three charges...

Residents concerned over proposed Elm and Bigelow Street fire station

By Vicki Greene, Contributing Writer MARLBOROUGH - Traffic, sirens and property values all came up as points of concern from neighborhood residents during a virtual public...

Algonquin mascot study group recommends retiring the Tomahawk

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By Liz Nolan, Contributing Writer NORTHBOROUGH/SOUTHBOROUGH - Algonquin Regional High School's (ARHS) sixteen member Mascot Study Group recommended the retirement of the “Tomahawk” mascot at a...
Marlborough Mayor concerned with Phase two of vaccine rollout.

Public hearing set for 2022 Marlborough Schools budget

By Vicki Greene, Contributing Writer MARLBOROUGH—A final state budget isn’t expected until July 1 at the start of the next fiscal year. But Marlborough Public...

Regional COVID-19 vaccination site to open in Westborough

By Dakota Antelman, Managing Editor WESTBOROUGH - The DoubleTree Hotel in Westborough will soon serve as a mass COVID-19 vaccination site. Announcing the news with a...

Northborough police respond to fatal car crash on Route 9

By Dakota Antelman, Managing Editor UPDATE: Auburn Police Chief Andrew Sluckis has confirmed via Twitter that the crash reported in Northborough on Sunday night was, indeed,...

PHOTOS: Goodnow Elementary School ‘chalks the walk’

By Dakota Antelman, Managing Editor Marlborough - The entire Goodnow Elementary School community fanned out across their campus, April 7, for a sprawling "chalk the...

Hudson Police welcome new K-9 unit

By Peg Lopata, Contributing writer Hudson - Officer Sam Leandres of the Hudson Police Department has a new partner, Jocko, an 18-month-old male German shepherd. The...

Hudson to launch spring farmers’ market

By Laura Hayes, Contributing Writer Hudson - The Hudson Farmers’ Market is returning early this year.  Market organizers are, indeed, launching new spring markets which will take...

Hudson Select Board taps new Executive Assistant

By Laura Hayes, Contributing Writer Hudson - The Town of Hudson has a new Executive Assistant. That's thanks to a unanimous decision by the Select Board...

Former Hudson charter commission member weighs in on proposed amendments

By Brett Peruzzi, Contributing Writer Hudson - Town meeting will vote, May 1, whether to eliminate a residency requirement for Hudson's executive assistant from the...
The former McGee farm property sat overgrown in Marlborough, last year. Developers are currently pushing to build a largely luxury apartment complex on this plot of land.

City Council says state should install traffic light near Walcott site

By Vicki Greene, Community Reporter Marlborough - The City Council voted unanimously, March 8, to formally ask the state Department of Transportation (DOT) to build...

Developer hits obstacles in effort to build subdivision near Algonquin High School

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By Liz Nolan, Contributing Writer Northborough - A developer is continuing its effort to build a four-lot subdivision near Algonquin Regional High School, seeking permits from...
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Northborough Diversity and Inclusion Committee sets priorities

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By Liz Nolan, Contributing Writer Northborough -The Northborough Diversity and Inclusion Committee met on March 18 to continue to formulate the direction it will take, going...
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Algonquin, middle schools to return to full time, in-person learning

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By Liz Nolan, Contributing Writer Northborough/Southborough - Algonquin Regional High School and the middle schools of the Northborough/Southborough School District will welcome the return of students...

UPDATE: DA identifies Shrewsbury woman found dead alongside daughter, March 19

By Dakota Antelman, Managing Editor UPDATE: The woman found dead alongside her daughter in Shrewsbury, March 19, has been identified. Shrewsbury Police, meanwhile, have reiterated...

Couple applies for last available marijuana permit in Marlborough

City Council public hearing set for March 22 By Vicki Greene, Contributing Writer Marlborough - Kelly and Steve Tomasello of Winchester are strong believers in holistic medicine...

Hudson volleyball splits twin matchups with South Lancaster High

By Dakota Antelman, Managing Editor Hudson - The Hawks volleyball team kicked off its 2021 season, this week, with a pair of games against South...