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Sunday, February 17, 2019

Plaque at Town Common site honors Northborough’s Arsenault

Hero killed in action in Afghanistan in 2014   By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Northborough – On Saturday morning, Dec. 1, the air was crisp but...

Just in time for the holidays, the BORO Sugar Shack opens

New candy store to be staffed by Westborough post-high school transition students By Ilyse Levine Kanji, Special Contributor Westborough - It’s amazing what a community can accomplish...

Think local…shop local

Region - There is no doubt that shopping online is convenient. But local merchants are hoping that shoppers will consider visiting their establishments on...

Marlborough marijuana dispensary gets a green light

By Vicki Greene, Contributing Writer Marlborough - The City Council has approved a special permit for Garden Remedies, Inc., to open a medical and adult-use marijuana...

Clinical trials offer hope to dogs and humans

By Christine Galeone, Contributing Writer Grafton – The American Cancer Society estimates that by the end of this year, there will be 1,735,350 new cancer...

Westborough comes together in love and solidarity

By Jane Keller Gordon, Contributing Writer Westborough - On Nov. 9, a dark, rainy night — in the wake of the recent Pittsburgh anti-Semitic murders...

Stop & Shop’s Turkey Express makes delivery to Worcester County Food Bank

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – It must be getting close to Thanksgiving when the Stop & Shop Turkey Express pulls into town...
Editorial cartoon by Ed Turner

Home team favorite

Grafton – For four years, Obi Melifonwu thrilled Grafton High School football fans as he scored more than 50 touchdowns for the Indians, then...

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...