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Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Letter to the editor: Dykema responds to criticism

To the editor: Last Thursday, the state Republican Party publicly questioned a vote I cast last week against an amendment? to post legislative committee votes...

Letter to Editor: Palitsch exhibits ‘exceptional leadership’

To the Editor: Throughout his professional career at Veteran’s Inc., and while serving on the Shrewsbury School Committee, Jason Palitsch has exhibited exceptional leadership when...

Letter to the Editor: Vote “NO” for a split tax rate at Southborough Town...

To the Editor: Article 24 on the Town Warrant of Southborough is proposing a dual property tax rate which would tax business at a higher...

Bird song and beliefs that work

By Janice Lindsay He starts singing around 4:30 a.m., his voice high and sweet. He chirps atop a tree at the edge of the woods,...

Physician Focus: Violence and Mental Illness

The names bring unwanted reminders: Newtown, Aurora, Virginia Tech, Fort Hood, Columbine, Washington Navy Yard. These are places associated with some of the most recent and deadliest mass shootings in United States history. Violent incidents such as these never fail to shock the nation and shake our national conscience.

Educational evolution

Westborough – As the world around us evolves at an ever faster pace, it’s important for schools to adapt to students’ needs to ensure they are adequately prepared to succeed in whatever field they choose. In Westborough the school district has been doing just that with its School Improvements Plans, which includes input from students on what they are interested in studying.

A clean sweep

Region- Now that winter is finally over, groups in several of local towns are out and about picking up trash and sprucing up their communities. Shrewsbury Girl and Boy Scouts, as well as other civic groups, spent a recent rainy Saturday working in and around town.