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Thursday, December 12, 2019

Westborough veteran still giving after all these years

Westborough – Westborough resident Luis Torres, 75, has more energy and zest for life than people half his age. He still has the crisp demeanor of one who has served in the Army for a long time.

Beloved Shrewsbury custodian retires after 44 years

Shrewsbury - With the end of the recent school year came the end of a decades-long career in the Shrewsbury school system. In June, longtime and beloved custodian Robert LeDoux hung up his tools for the final time.

Shrewsbury couple reminisces about Peace Corps days

Shrewsbury – Back in the days of Camelot, John F. Kennedy wrote an executive order establishing the Peace Corps as a volunteer program with a three-part mission of providing technical assistance, helping people outside the United State understand American culture, and helping Americans understand other cultures.

Shrewsbury resident rides Big Green Bus – a ‘vehicle’ for change

Hannah Iaccarino, Shrewsbury resident and Dartmouth College student, is one of a 13-member crew spending summer vacation traveling across the country in the seventh annual Big Green Bus tour.

Marlborough man's Mission: Mobility

Pedro Trovo, who has worked for two-and-a-half years for The Wheelchair Recycler, is a man on a mission.

Parente resigns from Board of Selectmen

The Board of Selectmen will be without one of its senior members, as Santino Parente has announced that he is resigning from the Board of Selectmen, effective immediately.

CSX presents safety plan to selectmen

The Board of Selectmen held a public hearing during its July 12 meeting with officials from CSX Transportation (CSX) and its transfer affiliate, TRANSFLO Terminal Services to discuss safety measures that will be implemented at CSX's proposed new terminal for 19 Walkup Drive.

Five Marlborough students receive city scholarships

Marlborough – Five Marlborough high school seniors will be receiving some financial assistance as they go on to the next step of their education, thanks to the generosity of their fellow residents.

Shrewsbury's Sherwood Middle School launches summer extension program

By Joan Goodchild Community Reporter Shrewsbury - Sherwood Middle School is finished with its 2010-2011 school year, but the building is still alive with students this...

Not-so-retired Southborough physician wins award for volunteerism

Southborough - Dr. Paul Hart, a Southborough resident for nine years, started a free medical clinic in Worcester 16 years ago.