Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Northborough families show true holiday spirit

By Sue Wambolt, Contributing Writer Northborough - For some Northborough residents, giving back to others is second nature. For one local mom, Julie Stanwood, supplying...

“Furloughed” dog becomes family pet

By Mary Pritchard, Contributing Writer Shrewsbury – Shrewsbury residents Lauren and Alyse Temple had frequently asked their parents, Dean and Deb, for a dog. "When our...

Westborough High School musicians entertain at hospital

Westborough - The Westborough High School String Chamber Ensemble and Honors String Quartet recently performed at the UMass Medical Center in Worcester. Students played in the foyer lobby for all the visitors and patients to enjoy.

Save some green when the white stuff falls

By Sue Wambolt, Contributing Writer Region - Although it doesn's really feel like winter yet, we know it's only a matter of time before the...

Big Brother Big Sister celebrates the holidays

Westborough - The Westborough High School cafeteria was bustling with holiday energy on Dec. 17 as over 100 children and adults came together to celebrate the Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) Central Mass./Metrowest program's Christmas party.

Westborough selectmen OK tree clearing

Westborough – The Board of Selectmen approved a contract at its Dec. 13 meeting for Forward Enterprises, Inc. to clear trees at the Sandra Pond Reservoir.

Olde Colonial Market: Stephen Anthony's adds shop with fresh and prepared foods

Marlborough - Homemade sausages and breads, specialty cheeses from small-batch producers around the world, fresh pasta, seafood delivered daily, restaurant-quality meats and produce, and prepared foods to make life easier.

Church volunteer seeks to brighten holidays

Shrewsbury - At a time of year when many people are focusing on the joy and celebration of the holiday season, there are a significant number of others who struggle with depression and sadness. And it is those folks that Sabina Terrades seeks to reach out to and help.

Andy Needham Band offers free download

By Sue Wambolt, Contributing Writer Westborough/Northborough - In the spirit of Christmas, the Andy Needham Band has released a free download of their rendition of...

Give the gift of life

Southborough - There is always a need for blood donations but during the holidays, the situation becomes even more critical. To help meet that need, several groups will be holding blood drives over the next two weeks.