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Friday, August 23, 2019

Education foundation, trivia bee celebrate milestones

Westborough – Lots of laughs were shared when milestone anniversaries were celebrated Nov. 6 at the DoubleTree by Hilton. While marking its 20th year, the Westborough Education Foundation (WEF) presented its 10th annual Trivia Bee. WEF’s primary fundraiser helped provide $21,170 in grants in this 2017-2018 school year and over $375,000 throughout two decades.

Shrewsbury Lions join global crusade to conquer blindness

Shrewsbury - The Shrewsbury Lions Club will be collecting used eyeglasses at the Shrewsbury Public Library Thursday, Oct. 10 as part of the annual...

Whittier Hospital to host cardiac emergencies event

Westborough - Whittier Rehabilitation Hospital and MedStar Ambulance will partner to host a free community education program on cardiac emergencies Wednesday, March 7 at...

St. Mark’s Christmas Bazaar Dec. 2

Southborough - St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 27 Main St., Southborough, is hosting its annual Christmas Bazaar Saturday, Dec. 2, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Start your holiday season with a visit to the crafts, bake shop, and silent auction tables with many kinds of holiday treats. 

Public speaking contest for Westborough students Nov. 28

Westborough - The Westborough Lions Club will host a speech contest for Westborough students in grades 9-12 Tuesday, Nov. 28, at 7 p.m. in the Event Room at Tatnuck Bookseller, 18 Lyman St., in Westborough. This is a public speaking competition in which contestants will give a five-to-eight minute speech on the topic: “What is the Impact of Volunteerism?” Three independent judges will evaluate each speech on delivery, effectiveness and text.

Claflin Hill Symphony greets New Year with flurry of concerts

Region - The Claflin Hill Symphony Orchestra (CHSO) launches into 2018 with a series of January and February concert presentations in venues throughout Metrowest...

Students, families, faculty run Farley Fox Trot

Hudson – On a seasonably cool Nov. 4, about 150 supporters of the C.A. Farley Elementary School physical education department and the Farley Home & School Association ran in the seventh annual Farley Fox Trot at Morgan Bowl in Hudson. Participants got a t-shirt depicting the school’s fox mascot drawn by third-grader Rudy Wallingford, whose design won an art contest.
‘Fearless Painting’ program at Westborough Library. Photo Submitted

‘Fearless Painting’ program at Westborough Library

Westborough - The Westborough Public Library, 55 W. Main St., will present the art workshop, “Fearless Painting: Release Your Inner Artist,” Thursday, June 14,...

Northborough’s annual Applefest promises fun-filled weekend

Northborough – This year’s annual Applefest in Northborough promises to be an exciting event for the whole family. It showcases the true spirit of community as many organizations come together Sept. 14-17. The fun kicks off Thursday evening with a pizza dinner and kids’ event featuring the Stupendous Mr. Magichead at the Robert E. Melican Middle School, 145 Lincoln St., beginning at 5 p.m. sponsored by Northborough Girl Scouts and Northborough Elementary Schools PTO.

Town to bid fond farewell to retiring police chief

Westborough – Residents and town officials will be hosting a retirement party for Police Chief Alan Gordon Thursday, March 29 from 6:30 – 9 p.m....