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Westborough, US
Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Area offers opportunities to keep cool

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 Public Library receives Sony e-reader

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.

Second annual Westborough Sprint Triathlon to be held Aug. 14

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 library officials optimistic about renovation funding

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.

Westborough Artist Sandra McCaw lives her dream

Westborough - Award-winning artist Sandra McCaw, who resides in Westborough, has dreamed of being an artist ever since she can remember.

Golfers come out to support Boys & Girls Club of MetroWest

Marlborough - Golfers are notorious for playing in just about all sorts of weather, so when 144 of them gathered at the Marlborough Country Club July 18, they were not fazed by the hot and humid conditions.

Shrewsbury jazz enthusiast shares collection with radio listeners

Shrewsbury – Shrewsbury resident John Cantor rises before dawn every Saturday. He grabs part of his early jazz CD collection and heads to the WCUW community radio station in Worcester, where he's the volunteer host of a weekly show.

Marlborough continues to preserve, protect history

Marlborough- Marlborough has developed in recent years with the migration of many corporate headquarters and offices that have moved into the city.

Bishop Robert McManus looks to the future

Bishop Robert McManus has led the Roman Catholic Diocese of Worcester for seven years. During that time, he's experienced a number of highpoints, and endured some disappointments.

Westborough soprano rediscovers her voice

Westborough – As a young girl growing up in Worcester, Karen Amlaw loved to sing. But because her voice was, as she described it, "really big," Amlaw, who now resides in Westborough, was forbidden by her family to practice inside.