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Block party benefits Marlborough police K9 program

There was a bit of music, a bit of food and drink, and a lot of things to do for the kids, all to benefit the police department’s K9 program.

Community Snapshot: Mushrooms at Edmund Hill Woods

Dannica Delauder recently captured this photo of mushroom while visiting Edmund Hill Woods.

Wenzel: Whitcomb Middle School students return from trip to Akiruno

Eight students from Marlborough’s Whitcomb Middle School returned home Sept. 15 from an exciting student exchange trip to Akiruno, Japan.

Five things to do this weekend

Here are five exciting events that are happening around the region this weekend, including the "Recycle Your Junk" fundrasier.

Marlborough receive $10,000 for vaccines

The city’s Council on Aging has been awarded a $10,000 grant to provide vaccines. Mayor Arthur Vigeant announced on Aug. 17.

Marlborough Public Library to re-open after expansion project

Two years after breaking ground, the Marlborough Public Library is scheduled to reopen at 35 W. Main St. on Monday, Oct. 2.

MassDOT announces ramp closures at routes 495, 290

MassDot has announced overnight closures for the ramps to and from I-495 northbound, I-290 and Route 20. Closures will be in place through Wednesday, Sept. 27, between 11 p.m. and 5 a.m.

Marlborough firefighters respond to apartment fire at Maplecrest

The Marlborough Fire Department responded to a fire alarm at the Maplecrest Apartments at 64 Maple Street on Sept. 24.

Friends of the Poor walk raises $23,000

The annual Friends of the Poor Walk, sponsored by St. Vincent de Paul, brings together congregants from Immaculate Conception and St. Mathias
Isaac Rivera (Photo/Courtesy Marlborough Police Department)

Suspect who escaped police custody at Marlborough Hospital apprehended

The Marlborough Police Department notified the public the morning of Sept. 24 that they were searching for Isaac Rivera, 24.
Isaac Rivera (Photo/Courtesy Marlborough Police Department)

Marlborough police search for man who escaped custody

The Marlborough Police Department is searching for Isaac Rivera, 24. He was last seen wearing a hospital gown and yellow socks.

Ransford Pest Control offers quality service to Central Massachusetts

Ransford Pest Technicians are experienced individuals, but perhaps more importantly they’re extremely friendly and easy to work with.

Four local events to check out this weekend

Parades, pie eating contests, talent shows – welcome to Spirit of Shrewsbury. There's also plenty of fun outside of Shrewsbury!

Conservation officer opposes Sasseville Way proposal

During the public hearing on a proposed zoning change for Sasseville Way on Sept. 11, the city’s conservation officer spoke against the proposal.

Sasseville Way zoning proposal in Marlborough irks neighbors

Neighbors living around Sasseville Way near Fort Meadow Reservoir love the trees, the space and the wildlife.

Marlborough mayoral candidates take part in debate

The four candidates vying to replace Arthur Vigeant as mayor of Marlborough engaged in a debate on Wednesday, Sept. 20.

City Council OKs special permit for Professional Automotive

The City Council approved 10-1 an application for a special permit for Professional Automotive on Mechanic Street on Monday, Sept. 18.

Marlborough firefighters battle apartment fire at the Heights

The Marlborough Fire Department responded to a fire at the Heights at Marlborough apartment complex at 38 Briarwood Lane on Sept. 19.