Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Girl Scout Troop helps wildfire victims

By Liz Nolan, Contributing Writer Northborough - Northborough Girl Scout Troop 30652 is partnering with a Girl Scout family in California who has been affected...

Menorah is lit in Shrewsbury to mark the start of Hanukkah

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – In spite of light drizzle and fog, several dozen people were on hand at sundown on Dec. 2,...

Hollywood comes to Marlborough

Fire Department featured in film starring Daniel Craig    By Ron Ayotte, Contributing Writer Marlborough - The former Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles building on Route 85 was...

Plaque at Town Common site honors Northborough’s Arsenault

Hero killed in action in Afghanistan in 2014   By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Northborough – On Saturday morning, Dec. 1, the air was crisp but...

Just in time for the holidays, the BORO Sugar Shack opens

New candy store to be staffed by Westborough post-high school transition students By Ilyse Levine Kanji, Special Contributor Westborough - It’s amazing what a community can accomplish...

Think local…shop local

Region - There is no doubt that shopping online is convenient. But local merchants are hoping that shoppers will consider visiting their establishments on...

Marlborough marijuana dispensary gets a green light

By Vicki Greene, Contributing Writer Marlborough - The City Council has approved a special permit for Garden Remedies, Inc., to open a medical and adult-use marijuana...

Clinical trials offer hope to dogs and humans

By Christine Galeone, Contributing Writer Grafton – The American Cancer Society estimates that by the end of this year, there will be 1,735,350 new cancer...

Westborough comes together in love and solidarity

By Jane Keller Gordon, Contributing Writer Westborough - On Nov. 9, a dark, rainy night — in the wake of the recent Pittsburgh anti-Semitic murders...

Stop & Shop’s Turkey Express makes delivery to Worcester County Food Bank

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – It must be getting close to Thanksgiving when the Stop & Shop Turkey Express pulls into town...