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Get ready for Irene

Region – It's been quite a few years since our region has had to worry about a significant hurricane but that may change as of this weekend, with the onset of Hurricane Irene.

Marine veterans continue to serve

Region - "Once a Marine – always a Marine" was repeated and confirmed by local members of the Marine Corps League, proudly declaring their continuing commitment to the service that changed the direction of their lives. They join together in camaraderie and fellowship for the purpose of preserving the traditions and promoting the interests of the U. S. Marine Corps, and enjoy it.

Preliminary election for mayor's race set for Oct. 4

Marlborough - In a preliminary election to be held Tuesday, Oct. 4, city voters will have an opportunity to choose which two mayoral candidates will compete for the seat being vacated by Mayor Nancy Stevens. Arthur Vigeant, Jim Mosso and Matthew Jones have been certified by Principal Clerk Elections Travis Mason, and will appear on the ballot.

Family Fun Day to benefit Cancer Pavilion

Region - The second annual Schartner Farm's Family Fun Day at the Farm, to be held Saturday Sept. 10, from 10 a.m. to 5...

Dollars for Scholars Ride Aug. 27 in Marlborough

Marlborough – Saturday Aug. 27, the 2011 Dollars for Scholars Ride will kick off at the Marlborough Moose Lodge on Fitchburg Street....

‘Together We Can’ has new location in Marlborough

Marlborough - Together We Can Family Network (TWCFN) has moved from its 416 Boston Post Rd. East site to 246 Maple St., Unit 2...

First kicks at Marlborough program

Region - Isabele Brown, 3, of Hudson listens to instructor Kara Kendrick during the Aug. 3 session of Soccer Playgroup, offered by the Together...

Hockey always in season for young players in Marlborough

Marlborough – Hockey is known primarily as a winter sport, but not at the New England Sports Center (NESC) in Marlborough. At this facility, located at the crossroads of routes 290 and 495, hockey is a sport played all year long, especially for the Boston Junior Bruins, who call the NESC home. And for the first time, this summer the program hosted a special four-day overnight boarding camp for 32 young players from July 17 to 21.

Cancer wing for Marlborough Hospital gets City Council approval

Marlborough – The City Council voted unanimously Aug. 1 to grant Marlborough Hospital a special permit to build a new cancer wing. The council approved the measure with little discussion.

Marlborough says ‘goodbye’ to longtime veterans agent

Marlborough - After a 16-year tenure, which by most accounts was successful and productive, Marlborough Veterans" Services Manager Gary Brown will not be reappointed...