Sunday, March 29, 2020

Westborough’s interfaith community celebrates ‘One Human Family’

Westborough – Members of Westborough’s interfaith community came together to worship at their annual Community Thanksgiving Service Nov. 21 at the Gurdwara Sahib, the New England Sikh Study Circle’s (NESSC) new temple. Congregations of the Westborough Interfaith Association* sponsored the event.

Northborough Boy Scout Troop 101 celebrates 101st Eagle Scout

Northborough – The dedication and many hours of service by Boy Scout Troop 101 over the years to the Northborough community can be seen and enjoyed all around town. The troop recently recognized its 101st Eagle Scout and also is in the preparation phase to celebrate its 50th anniversary in 2018.

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...

Marlborough native organizes “Heroes Cup” first responder hockey tournament

Marlborough - One of the few places large groups of first responders congregate is at the funerals of their fallen colleagues. Mike Matros, a Sudbury firefighter and Marlborough native, has worked to change that over the past year with the “Heroes Cup” he helped found.

Andrew Swenson of Hudson to be remembered with concert

Hudson/Marlborough – Among the memories Hudson resident Zenaide “Zee” Swenson cherishes of living in a hospital with her son Andrew is his love for music. The nonprofit organization Andrew’s Helpful Hands (AHH) serves as a legacy for her son, who passed away of leukemia the day after his seventh birthday in 2002. His passions will be remembered Saturday, July 29, 4 p.m. to midnight, as AHH presents Andrew’s Memorial Jam at the Royal Plaza Trade Center in Marlborough.

Worcester County Sheriff’s Office welcomes ‘Zeus’ to the team

Shrewsbury – There’s a new sheriff in town. Well, not exactly. Rather, there’s a new member on Worcester County Sheriff Lewis Evangelidis’s team – Zeus, an eight-month old mixed lab.

21st annual Spirit of Shrewsbury Fall Festival draws thousands to town

Shrewsbury – Thousands of Shrewsbury residents, as well as visitors from out of town, enjoyed attending the Spirit of Shrewsbury Fall Festival Town Expo, held at the Oak Middle School Sept. 23. With the overcast skies turning hot and sunny by mid-morning, attendees enjoyed meeting with 100 exhibitors representing town, civic, educational and religious organizations and the business community.

Fresh Start needs furniture, volunteers

Hudson - Fresh Start Furniture Bank of Hudson, a volunteer-run charity that provides furniture and other household items people in need, is reaching out to residents in the area for donations. They are seeking sofas, dressers, upholstered chairs, end tables, microwave ovens, floor lamps, blankets, comforters, silverware, and bath towels, among many other items.

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...

Southborough man graduates from the Coast Guard Academy

Scott receives commission from President Trump Southborough - Frederick M. Scott V (Rick) graduated from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy on May 17 with a...