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UPDATE: Shrewsbury votes ‘Yes’ on override

By Dakota Antelman, Managing Editor UPDATE: Incumbent School Committee Member Jon Wensky has won a three way race for a seat on the School Committee.  SHREWSBURY...

Shrewsbury seeks federal funding for Route 20 safety improvements

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter SHREWSBURY – Town Manager Kevin Mizikar and the Shrewsbury Board of Selectmen spent part of their April 27 meeting...

Eight I-90 bridges to be replaced over summer weekends

MassDOT presents method for faster construction By Susan Gonsalves, Contributing Writer WESTBOROUGH/SOUTHBOROUGH - The state Department of Transportation Highway Division has plans to upgrade and replace...

Selectmen view site plan for proposed Mass General Brigham medical center

By Susan Gonsalves, Contributing Writer WESTBOROUGH – Selectmen spent part of their April 27 meeting reviewing the site plan for an outpatient medical facility proposed by...

Regional School Committee votes to retire Tomahawk mascot

By Liz Nolan, Contributing Writer NORTHBOROUGH/SOUTHBOROUGH –The Northborough Southborough Regional School Committee (RSC) voted to retire the Algonquin High School “Tomahawk” mascot following the recommendation...

For Marlborough couple, bird sculpture brings joy

By Jane Keller Gordon, Contributing Writer MARLBOROUGH - Carl the Cardinal’s life has had its ups-and-downs.  First, he was a tree. Then, he was a seven-foot-tall...

BJ’s move creates opportunities for Westborough, officials say

By Susan Gonsalves, Contributing Writer WESTBOROUGH/MARLBOROUGH – Although BJ’s Wholesale Club has been a member of the business community for a decade, Westborough officials understand the...

McAllister joins Shrewsbury’s planning department as Assistant Town Planner

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter SHREWSBURY – When Rowen McAllister, a 22-year-old graduate student at Clark University in Worcester, interned with the Shrewsbury Planning...

Grant funds to support Northborough’s traffic safety efforts

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By Liz Nolan, Contributing Writer NORTHBOROUGH - Northborough was awarded grant funding in the amount of $10,000 to further investigate and compile data on the...

Hudson’s Tommy Williams lived brilliant hockey life, weathered tragedy

Nick Abramo, Sports Columnist HUDSON - Some stars stay alight. Others, like the late Tommy Williams, need occasional re-illumination. A Minnesota transplant to Hudson, Williams’ grand...