Westborough - After 25 years, Happy Feet Kids, the children's shoe store in Westmeadow Plaza, will be closing its doors, going out of business after one last chance for customers to buy great shoes.
Shrewsbury - Concerned residents who want to remind motorists to drive cautiously in one Shrewsbury neighborhood will get their way after the town's Board of Selectmen voted unanimously to approve the installation of caution signs in the area.
Hudson - A three-member Board of Selectmen voted to take no action Aug. 1 to fill the seat left vacant by the resignation of Santino Parente.
Marlborough – The City Council voted unanimously Aug. 1 to grant Marlborough Hospital a special permit to build a new cancer wing. The council approved the measure with little discussion.
Hudson – Citing new work obligations, Santino (Sonny) Parente has decided to step down, after serving nearly eight years from his position on the Board of Selectmen.
Westborough – As the country's boomer population ages and people live longer than ever, Dr. Gary Moak feels there will soon be a "massive crisis."
Summer heat drives many local residents to area beaches; fortunately no one has to drive too far to find a place to cool off during the long, hot and humid days.
Westborough – Libraries across the country have been trying to find ways (and funds) to serve their patrons who want the option to read books the traditional way as well as reading them on their electronic devices.
Westborough - If you'se been having a fun, but rather lazy, summer, maybe it's time to do something a little bit more active. Thanks to the second annual Westborough Sprint Triathlon, to be held Sunday, Aug. 14, at Westborough State Hospital, 288 Lyman St., you don's have to go far to do so.
Shrewsbury - After an initial jolt of disappointment, officials of Shrewsbury's Public Library are now voicing optimism about receiving funds to renovate the aging building.