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Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Local communities make top 20 Safest Cities list

Region - SafeWise, a professional review and comparison website, has released a report identifying what they say are the 20 safest cities in Massachusetts....

Westborough Historical Commission agrees to delay permit for Spurr House demolition

By Bonnie Adams, Managing Editor Westborough – The members of the town’s Historical Commission had stern words for town officials after the commission agreed to...

Historical Commission to hold hearing on fate of Spurr House

By Bonnie Adams, Managing Editor Westborough – The recent decision by the Board of Selectmen to reject a bid for the town-owned Spurr House and...

House takes action to finance the production and preservation of affordable housing

Grafton – Representative Harold P. Naughton Jr. joined his colleagues in the House to pass a $1.7 billion housing bond bill to support low-...

Shrewsbury Education Foundation awards over $19,000 in grants

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – The 2017-2018 academic school season has been a banner year for the Shrewsbury Education Foundation (SEF) who...

Westborough students win scholar award

By Andrew Strecker, Senior Community Reporter Westborough – Westborough High School students Jayati Anand and Elizabeth Hopkinson were recently recognized by the Westborough School Committee...

MEDC helps to spur growth in city

Marlborough -  More than 30 companies moved to and at least 10 expanded in Marlborough in 2017, together occupying over 300,000 square feet of commercial space and creating...

Shrewsbury Town Meeting authorizes petition to purchase Glavin Center

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – A Special Town Meeting convened on Jan. 17 and deliberated eight Warrant Articles. The meeting concluded in...

Kane receives additional legislative committee assignments

Shrewsbury – State Representative Hannah Kane (R-Shrewsbury) is taking on two new committee assignments, following her appointment by House Minority Leader Bradley H. Jones...

City seeking grants for McEnelly, Devens streets

By Joan F. Simoneau, Community Reporter Marlborough - The city of Marlborough is requesting Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds to provide infrastructure improvements to...