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Region mourns Worcester firefighter killed in Dec. 9 blaze

Christopher Roy was a resident of Shrewsbury Region – Christopher Roy, a firefighter with the Worcester Fire Department, died Dec. 9 after suffering injuries that...

Touchstone’s Older Student Program connects with Antarctic polar research vessel

  Grafton – Touchstone Community School Middle School students recently joined classrooms around the world for the first of a weekly video conference connecting then...
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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...

Big Papi is coming to Julio’s Liquors!

Bottle signing in support of the David Ortiz Children’s Fund Westborough – The Boston Red Sox’s icon, “Big Papi,” David Ortiz, will be at Julio’s...

Best of 2018 – When it comes to kids, Big Papi has a big...

By Bonnie Adams, Managing Editor Westborough – David Ortiz, affectionately known as “Big Papi,” to his millions of fans, is of course, a Boston Red...

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...

Sheriff’s Coat Drive provides winter coats to St. Anne’s

By Melanie Petrucci Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – On Dec. 6, St. Anne’s Human Services was the seventh stop for Worcester County Sheriff Lewis Evangelidis as...

Fight ALS in Worcester April 27  

Worcester – The ALS Association’s premier event, the Walk to Defeat ALS®, will be held Saturday, April 27 at General Foley Stadium, 305 Chandler...

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,...

With car donation, veteran is on the road to success again

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – Alex Amaya Diaz, a veteran who served in the U.S. Army, had fallen on hard times recently. A...