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Sheriff Lew Evangelidis (back, left) with guests at last year’s senior picnic Photo/submitted

Worcester County Sheriff’s annual Senior Picnic to be held Aug.18

Shrewsbury – Worcester County Sheriff Lew Evangelidis announced the sheriff’s annual Senior Picnic will be held at SAC Park, 438 Lake St., in Shrewsbury Saturday, Aug. 18, from...
Robert C. Cheney. Photos/submitted

Willard Clock Museum director shares secrets of rare antique timepiece

By Christine Galeone, Contributing Writer Grafton – If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, renowned clockmaker Simon Willard should have been delighted when his...

Post-9/11 ‘Remembering Our Fallen’ war memorial visits Marlborough

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Marlborough – An opening ceremony took place Aug. 22 at Union Common in Marlborough to mark the first of a...

Local residents demand that ‘Families Belong Together’

By Liz Nolan, Contributing Writer (Northborough) and Dakota Antelman, Contributing Writer (Westborough) Northborough/Westborough – Rallies were held in Northborough and Westborough June 30, as part of...
Abigail Blanchard with her mother Megan and younger sister Katie Photo/submitted

Shrewsbury couple plans fundraiser for granddaughter with alopecia

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – Losing one’s hair can be devastating, no matter what the cause. When it is a child that...

Hudson supports its Cal Ripken youth baseball World Series team

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Hudson – Supporters of all ages attended a sendoff Aug. 1 outside Hudson High School for the town’s age 12-and-under...

Big Papi is coming to Julio’s Liquors!

Bottle signing in support of the David Ortiz Children’s Fund Westborough – The Boston Red Sox’s icon, “Big Papi,” David Ortiz, will be at Julio’s...
Michaela Clancy. Photo/submitted

Westborough Girl Scout uses project to promote mental health education

By Nance Ebert, Contributing Writer Westborough - About a year ago, Michaela Clancy received approval to implement her final Girl Scout Gold Award project and...

Bridge is lit to commemorate ‘Purple Heart Day’

Shrewsbury - The Kenneth F. Burns Bridge, over Lake Quinsigamond, shone purple tonight, Aug. 7, for Purple Heart Day, as a way to commemorate the...
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...