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Thursday, January 17, 2019

Third-grader initiates project to benefit the homeless

By Liz Nolan, Contributing Writer Northborough - Fannie E. Proctor Elementary School third-grader Rachel Garick started with a simple idea – fill a bag with items...
Lauren Lattanzi as “Annie” with Bentley as “Sandy.” Photo/submitted

‘Annie’ to take the stage at Hudson High School

Hudson – Hudson High School’s fall musical, “Annie,” will be performed the weekend of Nov. 16-18 at the school, 69 Brigham St. Friday and...

A History of Northborough Schools

A History of Northborough Schools Northborough’s school history began shortly after the town was incorporated in 1766. The town strongly believed in its duty to educate its citizens by providing public schools, starting with grammar schools and eventually opening a high school.

There’s a new vibe at the Advanced Math and Science Academy

Marlborough - Every morning at the Advanced Math and Science Academy (AMSA) in Marlborough, a rock ‘n’ roll “song of the day” blasts from loud speakers for three minutes when school starts at 8:05 a.m. Executive Director Dr. Anders Lewis and Principal Ellen Linzey are boosting this charter’s school spirit by bringing back this tradition, as well as others, and instituting new ones for the 467 students in middle school and 525 in high school.

Shrewsbury fifth-graders team up to solve playground equipment shortage

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – Adele Fuzaylov and Sofiya Gonchrova are students to keep an eye on at Sherwood Middle School in...
Shrewsbury High School Class of 2018 scholars and members of the School Committee flanked on the left by Superintendent Dr. Joseph Sawyer and on the right by State Rep. Hannah Kane. Photo/Melanie Petrucci

Shrewsbury School Department recognizes top 10 class of 2018 scholars

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury– School Superintendent Dr. Joseph Sawyer presented to the School Committee top 10 Shrewsbury High School students with the...

ARHS student organization ‘Operation Tomahawk’ hosts Memorial Day assembly

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Northborough – Memorial Day – what does it mean? On May 25 Algonquin Regional High School’s (ARHS) school-based club,...

Trotting snowy 5K route for Westborough schools

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Westborough – Over 900 runners and walkers – along with some youngsters in strollers – traveled a snow-lined 5K...
The Grafton High School SWAT team

SHINE Initiative offers assistance and support to local schools for mental health programs

By Bonnie Adams, Managing Editor Region – As is all too well-known, the mental health of our young people is more tenuous than ever. Record...

Northborough-Southborough public schools investigate the use of solar energy

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Northborough/Southborough - Since July 2016, the Northborough-Southborough Public School system has been investigating the feasibility of solar energy within...