Saturday, July 11, 2020

New and traditional events highlight weekend of fun as Northborough celebrates Applefest 2017

By Bonnie Adams, Managing Editor Northborough - The town of Northborough’s residents as well as guests from near and far  attended a number of events...

Westborough celebrates 300th anniversary in ‘grande’ style

By Bonnie Adams, Managing Editor Photos/Dakota Antelman, Levi Howard and Bonnie Adams Video/Dakota Antelman Westborough – Hundreds of residents lined the streets of Westborough on a...

Boston 25 News Zip Trip highlights the best of Marlborough

By Bonnie Adams, Managing Editor Marlborough – Hundreds of residents of all ages gathered on an unseasonably chilly morning July 14 at Ward Park as...

Shrewsbury celebrates Lakeway Commons grand opening

Shrewsbury – State officials discussed the expected economical contributions of the new mixed-use development Lakeway Commons in Shrewsbury during its grand opening ceremony Oct. 21. Yet, they emphasized the importance of memorializing Spag’s, the iconic bargain store that had occupied the location at 193 Boston Turnpike from 1934 to 2004, and its owner Anthony “Spag” Borgatti, nicknamed because of his love for spaghetti.

Businesses and officials prepare for Lakeway Commons Grand Opening Oct. 21

Spag’s memorial plaque to also be unveiled  Shrewsbury - Grossman Development Group (GDG) and UniBank are inviting the public to attend the Lakeway Commons...

Westborough 6-year-old excels in young golf career

Westborough - Soon-to-be 7-year-old Triston Krumsiek got his first set of plastic golf clubs for his second birthday. In the five years since then, he has upgraded to metal clubs, begun playing on full-sized courses, and joined a competitive regional golf “tour.” Learning the game of golf faster than many adults, Triston has impressed his parents and other golf mentors alike. While his parents said they do not want to push him to play a sport he does not want to play, Triston himself said he is excited about golf and the success he has had in his young golf career.

Northborough resident returns from 10-day mission trip to Nicaragua

Northborough - Northborough resident and member of Trinity Church Kathie Nichols was one of 10 members of a mission team that travelled to Nicaragua for 10 days in February. A Ministry of Sharing (AMOS): Health and Hope, based in the capital of Managua, hosted the group.

Public invited to ‘Spooktacular’ fun in Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury – Skeletons, scarecrows and witches, oh my! If getting spooked is your thing then the McNamara Halloween Maze is for you. From now until Halloween night, Tuesday, Oct. 31, this “Spooktacular” maze, located at 48 Hillando Drive, Shrewsbury, will be open to the public between the hours of 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Shrewsbury boys’ hockey is State Division 3 champions

Boston - The Shrewsbury High School boys hockey team capped a near perfect season with a 3-1 win over Old Rochester/Fairhaven in the State Division 3 finals Sunday, March 18 at the TD Garden in Boston.

David Spade films in downtown Hudson

Hudson – Residents and visitors lining Main Street sidewalks in downtown Hudson from May 1 to 3 weren’t necessarily there for flatbread pizza or uniquely-flavored ice cream. Many were watching the crew of Brandon’s Dads Productions shoot scenes featuring comic actor David Spade for a film with the working title “Who Do You Think Would Win?”