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Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Marlborough City Council votes down Verizon cell tower

Marlborough - Marlborough City Council denied Verizon Wireless a permit to build a wireless tower following 12 months of cooperation between the company and Marlborough city councilors.

Dedication keeps Bowen in Hudson lineup

Hudson - Throughout his youth, Brian Bowen played baseball and hockey, including hockey for one year at Fitchburg State University. Today, in addition to his job as a town assessor for Hudson, the lifelong resident of Hudson has continued to bat for youth sports.

New Hudson School Committee member picked

Hudson – Welcoming the members of the School Committee present, Board of Selectmen Chair James Vereault called the June 6 selectmen meeting to order and went about the business of filling a seat left vacant by Selectman Chris Yates's election to the board; Yates had previously been a School Committee member.

Shrewsbury native honored at Tribeca Film Festival

Shrewsbury - Michael Collins, the son of Jack and Grace Collins of Shrewsbury, recently won two top awards at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York City. He received the audience award and the best new documentary director special jury prize for his film, "Give Up Tomorrow."

Shrewsbury students pitch in to help Japanese tsunami victims

Shrewsbury - In the weeks that followed the recent earthquake and tsunami in Japan, much of the world watched and sent aid to the country.

Westborough selectmen grant site plan extensions

Westborough – At its May 24 meeting the Westborough Board of Selectmen granted site plan extensions to several businesses that are planning to renovate properties in town. Although the extensions were granted willingly, a recent measure passed at the Annual Town Meeting (ATM) held May 14 means the board will no longer have to do this for future projects.

Southborough offers many attractions

Southborough – The town has a lot to offer residents and visitors. Southborough has places that celebrate nature, history and recreation.

Northborough Recreation launches inclusion programs

Northborough - For the first time in many years, Northborough has successfully launched a variety of inclusion programs for children ages 4 to 16 through the town's Recreation Department.

Officials meet in Hudson to discuss 495 Compact

By David Fassler Community Reporter Hudson - The May 24 meeting of the 495/MetroWest Development Compact (MAPC) brought together Hudson town planners, state representatives,...

“Watch me” – Three Hudson generations help fight breast cancer

Hudson - In December 2008, Hudson resident Paula MacMillan found out that she had breast cancer, a disease that affects 100 out of every 100,000 women in North America according to www.ww5.komen.org, the Susan G. Komen for the Cure website.