Saturday, July 11, 2020

Data against use of plastic bags is flawed

To the Editor: At the recent Northborough Town Meeting Article 36 (Plastic Bag Reduction Bylaw) passed. This article is based on some poor data (causing...

DePalo for Shrewsbury Board of Selectmen

To the Editor: I am writing to respectfully ask Shrewsbury voters to join me in making certain Moe DePalo is re-elected to the Shrewsbury Board...

Letter to the editor – Severe weather events are a wake-up call – We...

To the Editor: I have fond childhood memories of building snowmen and ice skating in February, but there was no snow or ice to be...

Letter to the Editor: Town garbage bags are a ‘fail”

To the Editor: After following a trail of smelly garbage that fell out of the holes in the cheaply made, ever shrinking, mandatory town garbage...

Thank you for aid and support after house fire

On behalf of the entire Robinson Family, we would like to send our sincerest gratitude to the Westborough Fire and Police Departments for their swift and valiant response to a house fire at 100 Milk Street on July 1st.  We would also like to thank the Northborough, Southborough, Hopkinton, Grafton and Upton Fire Departments for their mutual aid in the matter.

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...

Votes on marijuana suppressed in Shrewsbury

To the Editor: On April 23 Shrewsbury Town Meeting members voted 55% to 45 % to ban recreational sales of marijuana.   The clear majority reflected...

Bourque will serve as Applefest grand marshal

Northborough - Some Northborough residents like to refer to resident Gerard “Gerry” Bourque as the most patriotic man they have had the pleasure of knowing. And, if you ever have the opportunity to meet him and hear his many stories, you just may agree! In 1953, when Gerard Bourque chose to enlist in the US Army, he knew he was making a big decision. However, he probably did not realize his commitment of serving would still be occurring today at the age of 84.

Northborough Town Meeting should not be held indoors

To the Editor: I am writing to express my disagreement with the town meeting being held as an indoor, in person meeting. I find...

Endorsement for Moe DePalo for Shrewsbury BOS

Dear Editor,   It’s my distinct honor to endorse the candidacy of Moe DePalo for his reelection to the Shrewsbury Board of Selectmen.  I’ve known Moe...