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Sunday, September 23, 2018
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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...
(l to r) James Canzano and his sister, Mary Canzano. Photo/submitted

Shrewsbury resident organizes seventh ‘Kicking Butt for Crohn’s’ 5k road race

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – James Canzano was only 12 years old and in middle school when he came up with the...

French retires from Air Force in ceremony at Pentagon

Westborough - Westborough resident Colonel Brent E. French was honored for his service in the US. Air Force during a retirement ceremony held for...
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...
Untitled mixed-media art by Adam Falandys Photo/submitted

Art lovers invited to Shrewsbury’s free ‘2Dean Park’

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Shrewsbury – Dean Park in Shrewsbury offers a number of amenities including a pond with fountains, athletic fields, playground,...

Two men taken into custody after alleged home invasion

Northborough/Marlborough - The Massachusetts State Police and Northborough Police Department shared details and photos on a home invasion that took place in Northborough July 6: At approximately...

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...

10th annual Running with the Wolves 10K and new White Fang 5k to be...

Marlborough - The Highland City Striders Running Club is hosting their 10th annual Running with the Wolves 10k and the new White Fang 5k...

When it comes to kids, Big Papi has a big heart

By Bonnie Adams, Managing Editor Westborough – David Ortiz, affectionately known as “Big Papi,” to his millions of fans, is of course, a Boston Red...
(l to r) Kathryn Gowdy and Shannon Provencal of Girl Scout Troop 85160 receive a special award from Debbie Costine, vice president of the Southborough Open Land Foundation. Photo/submitted

Southborough foundation honors Girl Scouts for trails project

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Southborough – The Southborough Open Land Foundation (SOLF) recently presented a special award at its annual meeting to Kathryn...