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Sunday, February 17, 2019

Westborough and Southborough commuters to pay 50 percent more to park at MBTA lots

Parking fees will go up to $6 each weekday starting Aug. 1 By Bonnie Adams, Managing Editor Southborough/Westborough – As a way to increase much needed...

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...

On humility and gratitude

By David Bagdon, Publisher Shrewsbury - There’s so much negativity about the media today…and honestly, some of it is deserved. Instead of focusing on things...

Thanks to local volunteers, Ugandan girls attain dignity and confidence 

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – Imagine what it would be like to be a girl and be shunned during a specific time...
Mikey LaCroix competes at Nationals at Copper Mountain, Colorado in 2015. Photo submitted

Fundraiser to support local snowboard racer’s Olympic dreams to be held at Ski Ward

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community reporter Shrewsbury – Hometown Olympic hopeful? Snowboarder Mikey LaCroix, 20, of Shrewsbury, is not ruling out that possibility. As his father,...

Pet Rock Fest benefits animal causes for 20th year

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Grafton – Comfortably cool temperatures Sept. 9 were a welcomed break from the humid dog days of summer for about...
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...
Michael Bloch of Westborough. Photo/ John Deputy

Westborough rider participates in Pan-Mass Challenge at Fenway Park

Region - On June 9, local cancer patients and survivors, including Michael Bloch of Westborough, were honored during Pan-Mass Challenge (PMC) Day at Fenway...

Massachusetts Ballot Questions Information Forum to be held in Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury -  The League of Women Voters of Grafton/Shrewsbury is holding a 2018 State Ballot Question Forum on the three ballot questions which Massachusetts...