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Friess attains rank of Eagle Scout with Whitcomb School project

Marlborough - Justin Friess, 17, from Boy Scout Troop 2, recently completed his service project to earn the rank of Eagle Scout, scouting's highest honor. Friess, along with members of his troop, his family and friends, built four hexagon shaped picnic tables for the courtyard of the 1LT Charles W. Whitcomb Middle School. The crew also did some landscaping and painted the Marlborough Panthers "paw" logo at the area.
Nancy Powers of Cooking Matters teaches students how to cook nutritious meals on a budget. Photo/courtesy of Cooking Matters

Cooking Matters brings efforts to Marlborough

By MaryCatherine Karcich, Contributing Writer Marlborough – The nonprofit organization Cooking Matters Massachusetts is offering a six-week course to educate families on healthy eating. Cooking Matters...

New property tax rate set in Marlborough

Marlborough - Following a joint Tax Classification public hearing with the Board of Assessors at its Dec. 7 meeting, the City Council voted to set next year’s real estate tax rates at $15.34 for residential homeowners and $25.69 for commercial and industrial property. Final tax rates are subject to Department of Revenue approval.

Councilors to act on new senior center at Oct. 21 meeting

Marlborough - The decision to approve funding for Mayor Arthur Vigeant's proposal to build a senior center at Ward Park and make improvements to the park will finally be made by the City Council at the Monday, Oct. 21, meeting. A heated discussion on the loan order/bond request for $6.5 million at the Oct. 3 meeting of the council's Operations and Oversight Committee, chaired by Councilor Joe Delano, resulted in the committee voting to send the request back to the full council without a recommendation.

Embassy Suites in Marlborough full of beads

Marlborough - The Innovative Beads Expo is underway at the Embassy Suites Hotel, 123 Boston Post Rd. West. Open Friday, Jan. 13, and Thursday, Jan.14 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, Jan. 15, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., the expo features beads from 29 vendors. Coined "Your favorite bead show in the Northeast," the expo offers beading classes conducted by well-known experts on Saturday and Sunday.

UMass Memorial-Marlborough Hospital hosts educational lectures

Marlborough – UMass Memorial-Marlborough Hospital will be presenting three educational lectures during the month of October. All programs are free and open to the...

Marlborough holds annual ‘Horribles Parade’ and scarecrow contest

By Dakota Antelman, Contributing Writer Marlborough - Costume wearing children from the Marlborough area filled the city’s Main St. Oct. 25 for this year’s “Horribles...

Wreaths Across America convoy honored in Marlborough

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Marlborough/Northborough – The 26th annual Wreaths Across America (WAA) convoy arrived Dec. 11 for an overnight stay in Marlborough during...

Richard P. Boule, 75, of Marlborough

Marlborough - Richard P. Boule, 75, of Marlborough, died suddenly Thursday, May 18, 2017. Born in Marlborough, he was the son of the late...

Marlborough High student musicians to performing at Central District Senior Festival

Marlborough - Fourteen Marlborough High School students will have the honor of representing the Marlborough Public Schools Saturday, Jan. 13, at the Central District...

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