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Reducing exposure to radiofrequency radiation in schools

By Christine Galeone, Contributing Writer Region - Did you know that there are scientific studies that link radiofrequency radiation (RFR) with certain diseases and medical...

Town of Southborough expresses appreciation to Assabet Valley students

By Cindy Zomar, Contributing Writer Southborough - Karen Galligan, director of the Southborough Department of Public Works, knew exactly who to call when she needed...

Shrewsbury now has a possible COVID-19 case traced to in school exposure

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – As Shrewsbury continues to be designated a red high-risk community by the state, Dr. Joseph Sawyer, school superintendent...

Northborough-Southborough School District shares COVID-19 update

By Liz Nolan, Contributing Writer Northborough/Southborough - Northborough-Southborough Public Schools District Medical Advisory Team member Dr. Andrea Ciaranello, an adult infectious disease doctor, presented at...

Hudson student wins Daughters of the American Revolution essay award

By Cindy Zomar, Education Coordinator Hudson – Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School Senior Alexa Shea was delighted, recently, to learn that an essay of...

VIDEO: Reflecting on a senior year of quarantines and coronavirus

Over the past two weeks, we've asked local high school seniors simple this spring that COVID-19 has drastically reshaped.
Algonquin Regional High School Photo/Dakota Antelman

ARHS school day will start later this year

By Laura Hayes, Senior Community Reporter NORTHBOROUGH/SOUTHBOROUGH — When Algonquin Regional High School (ARHS) students start the year tomorrow they will start the school day...

New Algonquin mascot options narrowed to five 

NORTHBOROUGH/SOUTHBOROUGH – The list of new Algonquin Regional High School mascots has been narrowed to five options – the Eagles, Falcons, Nor’Easters, Thunder and...

Shrewsbury Public Schools: A History

By Alexandra Molnar and Zenya Molnar Contributing Writers GENERAL INFO In 1851, Shrewsbury was divided into seven districts with one school building for each district. Each...

Northborough/Southborough superintendent answers FAQ’s regarding COVID-19 school closures

By Debra Roberts, Contributing Writer Northborough/Southborough – Though there is still national uncertainty regarding the day-to-day mitigation strategy for minimizing the spread of COVID-19, local...