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Saturday, April 20, 2019

Thank you to ‘great students and teachers’

To the Editor: Thank you to the students and Girl Scouts who sent an old veteran Valentine’s Day cards. Just before Valentine’s Day, I received an...

Vote for Hashmi for Board of Selectmen

To the Editor: I have been an active community resident of Westborough for 30 years. This year I am endorsing Syed Hashmi for the Westborough...

Spurr House should be saved from demolition

To the Editor: A few months ago I was driving west on Rt. 2. As one worked their way around the Concord rotary there was...

A forgotten Northborough industry

Submitted by Robert P. Ellis Northborough - The article by Alexandra Molnar, “Historic signs recognize Northborough’s industrial past along Assabet River,” in your Dec. 8...

Organizers thank supporters, sponsors and participants for successful Turkey Trot

To the Editor: The 7th annual Turkey Trot for the Memory was our largest race to date with 1,600 participants from 23 states walking/running to end Alzheimer’s disease. The...

‘2018’

The year 2018 has begun. May it bring peace, health and happiness to everyone.   In the last few years of this life We have seen so much...

Westborough veterans group thank donors and volunteers for successful blood drive

To the Editor: The Westborough Veterans Advisory Board is proud to announce that the Dec. 12 blood drive was very successful. Quoting Kaity Lawler of...

Thank you to Westborough Police Dept. and Roche Bros.

I’m one very, very grateful senior citizen of Westborough, thanks to the Westborough Police Dept. and Roche Bros. for their fast, efficient manner in which they helped me recover my lost pocketbook within four hours, saving me from having a nervous breakdown.

Religious leaders unite in support of child immigrants

As leaders of diverse faith communities we are writing with one voice that transcends all the differences in our theologies and personal opinions. When President Trump ended the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, this action crushed the dreams of nearly a million young people covered by the executive order. These young people, brought to the United States by their parents, have done everything our government has asked of them.

League of Women voters invite public to presentation on Ranked Choice Voting

A winning merger has taken place: the League of Women Voters chapters of Shrewsbury and Grafton are now one! I think most residents in both towns have heard of the LWV and may believe most towns of our size have a chapter. Not so. In fact, in all of central Massachusetts, this is one of only three chapters. In learning about the local League’s history, I recognize the thanks we owe the founding women and the current members (men included!) who continue to fulfill its non-partisan mission. A piece of that mission is to bring important national and state issues to public attention.