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Thursday, January 24, 2019

Letter to the Editor – Northborough selectman offers apology to families of lost servicemen

To the Editor: I write in apology for a very significant omission in my remarks at the concluding ceremony of the Northborough Memorial Day Parade...

Team Hoyt statue officially unveiled

Hopkinton - Federal, state and local officials joined John Hancock Financial representatives today at the Center School in Hopkinton to unveil the life-size statue honoring famed father and son, Dick and Rick Hoyt. The statue was commissioned by John Hancock and donated to the town of Hopkinton. The Hoyts are known for their annual participation in the Boston Marathon, among many other athletic endeavors. This year marks their 31st year participating in the marathon. Dick Hoyt has pushed his son, Rick, who is a quadriplegic and has cerebral palsy, through the finish line thirty times. They are known as "Team Hoyt", and they have become a local symbol of strength and inspiration in overcoming obstacles and adversity.

Nominations for Outstanding Youth of Shrewsbury Award due Nov. 30

Shrewsbury – Shrewsbury Youth & Family Services, Inc. (SYFS) is now accepting nominations through Nov. 30 for the Outstanding Youth of Shrewsbury Award. The award...

Nor’easter wreaks havoc in Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury – A nor’easter that tore through the region Oct. 27 damaged several cars on Main Street. Photos/courtesy Nick DiBenedetto

Christopher J. Roy, 36, Shrewsbury

Worcester – Firefighter Christopher J. Roy, 36, a Worcester Firefighter assigned to Webster Square Station Ladder 4, died on Sunday, December 9th from injures...

Shrewsbury freshman invited to participate on national football team

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – Kealan Green is just like any normal teenager. He hangs out with his friends. He enjoys track,...

Rotary Club of Westborough will holding Dress for Success drive

Westborough - The Rotary Club of Westborough will be hosting an apparel and accessories drive to benefit Dress for Success Worcester (DFS). DFS envisions...

Are you a “Community Advocate”?

We know there are so many wonderful non-profit groups in the community that work on behalf of children, senior citizens, cultural programs or those...

Fundraiser will honor memory of Lizzi Marriott

  Westborough – The Westborough Athletic and Social Association (WASA) has announced it will sponsor "A Night in Remembrance of Lizzi Marriott" Saturday, Jan. 26,...

Local women to participate in Worcester rally for women’s rights

Worcester - On Saturday, Jan. 19, many local women will be participating in a rally to be held at Worcester’s Union Station to commemorate...