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Shrewsbury woman seeks CPA funds to help with White Cliffs purchase

By Bonnie Adams, Managing Editor Northborough – For the last year, residents and other admirers of White Cliffs, the historic property at 167 Main St.,...

Grafton Center to get roadway rebuild

Grafton - Jeff Walsh, from Graves Engineering in Worcester, gave a detailed presentation to the Grafton Board of Selectmen at their April 5 meeting. The subject was a rework of Grafton Center and the Grafton Commons area. The Commons is an area scenic high point and has been used as a backdrop for TV commercials and as a setting for the 1935 Mickey Rooney movie adaptation of the Eugene O'Neill play “Ah, Wilderness!” The gazebo on the Commons was constructed by the movie company because the director thought the Commons needed one.

The history of White Cliffs – Part 2

Northborough - Born in 1825 in Worcester, Mass., young Daniel Wesson had an interest in all things mechanical. A family letter dated 1842, when Daniel was 17, mentions that although he enjoyed hunting, he would “rather be at work in the shop on gunlocks, springs or something of the kind.” Soon afterward he was apprenticed to his brother Edwin to learn the trade of gun making. Edwin had his shop in Northborough and was a very well-known maker of target rifles.

Southgate author publishes local history book

Shrewsbury - By the time most adults reach 90, they are often in declining health or have lost the sharp minds of their youth. But Lyn Lincourt, 93, of Southgate in Shrewsbury is living proof that many elders are filling their golden years with amazing accomplishments. She has just published a book that is the culmination of her research into the mansions of Shrewsbury.

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The history of the Boston & Albany – Railroad Worcester Lunch Car

By Glenn R. Parker, Contributing Writer This is the first in a series of articles about important events or things from Westborough's past. The smoke continues...

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Shrewsbury’s Mountain View Cemetery has a rich history

Shrewsbury - Mountain View Cemetery is located on the west side of Boylston Street near Shrewsbury Center and is owned and maintained by the town of Shrewsbury.