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Saturday, November 17, 2018

Southborough Police Department to offer free workshop on personal safety

Southborough - The Southborough Police Department will offer a free 90-minute workshop at Trottier Middle School on techniques for personal safety involving an Active...

Interact Club’s Painting Rocks for Peace Project inspires community 

Northborough – Martin Luther King Jr. once said “Peace is not merely a distant goal that we seek, but a means by which we arrive at that goal.” The students who belong to the Interact Club of Northborough-Southborough understand that philosophy. Not only do they understand it, they embrace it while making a positive difference in their community.

Health and Safety Fair held at Umass-Marlborough Hospital 

By Janice Elizabeth Berte, Contributing Writer Marlborough - From infants to seniors, there were good times to be had June 2 at the 20th annual...

Ghost Light Players presents Tennessee Williams’ ‘Summer & Smoke’

Region - Ghost Light Players of MetroWest will open their sixth season with “Summer & Smoke,” a relatively unknown play by treasured American playwright...

Harlem Wizards to face Borough Breakers in fundraiser for Northborough schools

Northborough - Algonquin Regional High School, 79 Bartlett St., Northborough, will host the Harlem Wizards Thursday, April 12 at 6 p.m. The Harlem Wizards...

Celebrate Diwali at the Worcester Art Museum

Region - The sights, sounds and tastes of India come to life during the Worcester Art Museum’s Fall Community Day, Saturday, Nov. 4. This day-long celebration of “Diwali – Festival of Light” commemorates the triumph of light over darkness. The event takes place at the museum, 55 Salisbury St., Worcester, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Marlborough firefighters host open house

Marlborough – The Marlborough Central Fire Station hosted a fun and educational open house Oct. 14 in observance of National Fire Prevention Week (Oct. 8 to 14). This year’s theme was “Every Second Counts: Plan Two Ways Out!” The fire-safety literature distributed emphasized that everyone needs to have an escape plan.

Richer School Science Fair sparks intergenerational curiosity and problem-solving

Marlborough – At the Raymond C. Richer Elementary School Science Fair Nov. 2, groups of students swarmed around various tables, such as “Make Red Slime,” “Smell a Station,” and “Extract Strawberry DNA” to figure out the “how-tos” presented at the individual stations. Not only did elementary students exhibit active inquiry skills and problem-solving, so did their younger and older siblings as well as parents and grandparents who joined them at this annual event.

Friends of Shrewsbury Library to host ninth annual Foreign Film Festival 

Shrewsbury – The Friends of the Shrewsbury Public Library have announced the ninth annual February Foreign Film Festival every Sunday in February at 2...

‘The Adventures of Tom Sawyer’ musical to be performed at Hudson High

Hudson - Hudson High School’s fall musical, “The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, The Musical” will be presented Nov. 17-19 and 21.