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Supermoon shines over Marlborough

MARLBOROUGH - Skywatchers were treated to an abnormally bright and large “supermoon” last month.  On the ground, local resident Susan Reich snapped photos of the...

Armstrong Elementary plants trees for Arbor Day

By Dakota Antelman, Managing Editor WESTBOROUGH - While the region recently celebrated Earth Day, students at Armstrong Elementary School in Westborough also recognized Arbor Day...

UPDATE: House budget details state aid to area communities

UPDATE: An earlier version of this article  stated incorrect state funding levels for Community Advocate coverage area communities. All communities would see some level...

Southborough Town Meeting to vote on $300,000 grant for St. Mark’s Clock Tower

By Stuart Foster, Contributing Writer SOUTHBOROUGH - Southborough residents will vote on whether to award a $300,000 grant for the renovation of the St. Mark’s...

UPDATE: Man shot in Northborough, suspect flees

By Laura Hayes, Contributing Writer UPDATE: Northborough Police are asking nearby residents to check their video or camera footage for a dark colored sedan. NORTHBOROUGH -...

A Day at the “Lake”

By Michael Perna Jr., Shrewsbury History Columnist  SHREWSBURY - Around the turn of the 20th century, what we now know as “motorboats” had just come...

Truck strikes Westborough bridge

By Dakota Antelman, Managing Editor WESTBOROUGH - A CSX train gingerly inched over the downtown rail bridge, Thursday, while a crumpled semi truck sat still...

Love of bowling strikes Northborough teen

By Liz Nolan, Contributing Writer NORTHBOROUGH - A family bowling outing five years ago struck a huge interest for Northborough teen Kieran Reeve-Patel. That interest...

Virtual Visits for kids at Grafton’s North Street Elementary School

By Peg Lopata, Contributing writer GRAFTON - Even in the best of times, teaching is hard work. During this pandemic it’s been even harder. This...

Marlborough Police, State Police host ‘Coffee with a Cop’ event

By Dakota Antelman, Managing Editor MARLBOROUGH - A handful of police officers and state troopers casually mingled and spoke with citizens April 27.  Part of a...