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Nature Notes: Great Blue Herons return to region

What goes on at a nest as migrant birds return? Returning great blue herons (Ardea herodias) offer us a glimpse.

Southborough Candidate Statements – Planning Board – Debbie DeMuria

Please provide a brief biographical background on yourself. What should voters know about you? I have lived in Southborough for over 25 years with my...

Southborough Candidate Statements – Planning Board – Alan Belniak

Please provide a brief biographical background on yourself. What should voters know about you? I have a bachelor’s degree in Civil & Environmental Engineering from...
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‘Leslie is a great asset to the community’

Leslie Rutan is running for reelection for selectmen in the Town of Northborough.  Leslie is a great asset to the community, very involved and caring. She...
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Leslie Rutan is the Right Choice for Northborough Selectman

Leslie Rutan has been a very effective and steadying force on our Board of Selectmen, and I highly endorse her for re-election. While our...
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Rep. Danielle Gregoire endorses Leslie Rutan

I am sending this email to communicate my endorsement of Leslie Rutan for re-election to the Board of Selectmen in Northborough. Selectman Rutan is exactly...
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‘[Leslie] cares about the town of Northborough and its residents’

I am writing to put my endorsement behind Northborough BOS candidate Leslie Rutan. I have known Leslie for a few years now and I...
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‘Leslie deserves our votes on May 10’

I urge Northborough voters to re-elect Leslie Rutan to the Board of Selectmen. I was privileged to serve with Leslie on the Northborough School...
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Mitch Cohen and William Pierce for Bridging the Northborough Divide

To disagree without being disagreeable. Isn’t that what our town needs more than ever? The divisiveness witnessed in the last few years needs to...
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Re-elect Leslie Rutan for Northborough Board of Selectmen

Leslie Rutan has been, and continues to be, a tremendous advocate for our schools and the education that our kids receive. She has great...
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Re-Elect John Samia to Board of Selectmen

John is a lifelong Shrewsbury resident who is proud of Shrewsbury and believes in giving back to his community. In the over 15 years...
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Lynsey Heffernan for Shrewsbury School Committee

Lynsey Heffernan is a great advocate for Shrewsbury schools and community growth with a vision for current and future generations. Lynsey has a proven...

Northborough Candidate Statements – Regional School Committee – William Barlow Redfern II

Please provide a brief biographical background on yourself. What should voters know about you? A Massachusetts native and lifelong resident, I moved to Northborough in...

General Artemas Ward: Shrewsbury’s Forgotten Hero

In celebrating our Church’s 300th anniversary here in Shrewsbury, it would be appropriate to look at one of the most renowned individuals who not...

Northborough Candidate Statements – Northborough School Committee – Bryce Adam MacKnight

Please provide a brief biographical background on yourself. What should voters know about you? My family moved to Northborough in 2019 and our two children...

Northborough Candidate Statements – Planning Board – William Pierce 

Please provide a brief biographical background on yourself. What should voters know about you? My name is William (Bill) Pierce and I am running for...

Northborough Candidate Statements – Board of Selectmen – Mitch Cohen

Please provide a brief biographical background on yourself. What should voters know about you?  Many have called me a “Local Government Nerd” - and it’s...

Northborough Candidate Statements – Northborough School Committee – Gigi Lisa Howell

Please provide a brief biographical background on yourself. What should voters know about you?  Integrity is how I pushed and continued throughout my life. I...

Northborough Candidate Statements – Board of Selectmen – Tom Dalton

Please provide a brief biographical background on yourself. What should voters know about you?  I was born and raised a New Englander, I am extremely...

Northborough Candidate Profiles – Board of Selectmen – Leslie Rutan (Incumbent)

Please provide a brief biographical background on yourself. What should voters know about you?  My name is Leslie Rutan, and I am running for re-election...