Thursday, July 16, 2020

Marlborough Chamber of Commerce celebrates Stanley Cup

Marlborough – Ever since the Boston Bruins won the Stanley Cup in June, hockey fans throughout New England have been celebrating. The Cup, arguably the most recognizable trophy in all of sports made a stop on Nov. 16 at the Marlborough Regional Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting Luncheon. The meeting was held at the Best Western Royal Plaza Hotel.

Northborough's Nixon family inspires because they “choose” to be happy

Northborough - Nothing could have prepared Mark and Sheryl Nixon of Northborough for the phone call that came at 9:20 p.m. April 4, 1995. In the blink of an eye, their world was turned upside down.

Shrewsbury resident uses Christmas cards to spread love overseas

Shrewsbury - Santa's elves must be jealous. Even they would be hard-pressed to write 175,000 personalized Christmas cards in time for the holidays. But Amanda Sullivan of Shrewsbury could teach those elves a thing or two about mass quantity production with a personal touch.

Marlborough Hospital works to improve care for patients, loved ones

Marlborough - Going to the hospital either for either treatment or to support a loved one is a trying experience. But at Marlborough Hospital, a group of caring volunteers is working to make visiting that hospital as uplifting and positive as possible for anyone who walks through its doors.

Northborough resident supports, educates those with hearing loss

Northborough - Life could have been much different for Christine "Tina" Thompson, of Northborough, if not for the path her parents chose for her.

Hudson football looking to take the next step

Hudson - After finishing 2-9 three years ago, Dan McAnespie's Hudson Hawks football players not only learned from that difficult season, they improved exponentially over the next two seasons, resulting in a Division 3 Super Bowl berth in 2010.

Shrewsbury to hold Special Town Meeting on solar farm

Shrewsbury - The Board of Selectmen on Nov. 8 voted unanimously to schedule a Special Town Meeting (STM) on Dec. 5 for the purpose of authorizing a tax agreement on a proposed solar farm to be built by Constellation Energy Projects and Services. The solar farm would be completed by June 1 and would generate three

Marlborough Savings Bank president addresses Westborough EDC

Westborough – For the last century and a half, Marlborough Savings Bank (MSB) has been a steady presence in the local banking community. For the last decade, Rick Bennett has been the bank's president and chief executive officer.

Northborough BOS praise retiring Dog Officer Claudia McGuire

Northborough - The Board of Selectmen praised the work of retiring veteran Dog Officer Claudia McGuire, and presented her with a Certificate of Appreciation Nov. 7.

Athlete of the Week: Hudson High School's Chandler Goodwin

Hudson - Chandler Goodwin, a senior volleyball captain at Hudson High School recently achieved a rare feat in the world of high school volleyball - she recorded her 1,000th kill.