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Monday, November 12, 2018

Friend petitions for Dean Park field dedication

Shrewsbury - Robert F. "Bobby" Zona, a lifelong resident of Shrewsbury, died Nov. 23, 2011, at the age of 60. He was a devoted father, an avid sports fan and an employee of the town of Shrewsbury Parks and Recreation Department for 40 years. He was also a dear friend of Mike Lodowsky.

Friends of Shrewsbury Library Annual Meeting to feature spooky presentation

Shrewsbury - The Friends of the Shrewsbury Library will hold its Annual Meeting and program Wednesday, Oct. 24, in the library’s Community Meeting Room,...

Begonias to be focus of Northborough Garden Club Sept. 4

Northborough - The Northborough Garden Club will open its 2018-2019 season Tuesday, Sept. 4, at 6:30 p.m. at the Northborough Free Library, 34 Main...

Families shelter in local hotels as homeless problem persists

Region - Pearl Dionysopoulos was recently employed and is married with five children, aged 5 to 16. She is not what readily comes to mind when one thinks of the homeless. The family was renting a home in Roxbury. Her husband worked in painting and construction. She worked at a pizza joint in Dorchester. "Things were good; they were good for a while," Dionysopoulos said.

Retiring superintendent reflects on 42 years in education

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Marlborough – Mary Jo Nawrocki, the Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School (AVRTHS) superintendent and director, has announced that...

Music connects generations harmoniously in Marlborough

Marlborough – Children and their caregivers from the Together We Can Family Network (TWCFN) recently joined residents at the Marlborough Hills Healthcare Center for the first installment of the 2012-2013 season of an intergenerational music program featuring performer Carrie Rowan, of Northborough, also known as Ms. Carrie.
Marie Cheetham and Brandon Tupper invite all to Recovery Day Sept. 7. Photo/submitted

‘Recovery Day’ to be held in Marlborough Sept. 7

By Joan F. Simoneau, Community Reporter Marlborough - September has been declared Recovery Month throughout the country. In recognition of the observance, the Addiction Referral...

Westborough celebrates spring

Westborough ?Hundreds of people came out to celebrate the first full day of the Westborough Spring Festival at the Bay State Commons. The event, organized by the Rotary Club of Westborough, featured local businesses, nonprofit groups and restaurants. Here are some of the highlights from the day:

SYFS to hold an Evening of Giving to benefit programs and services

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – The Board of Directors of Shrewsbury Youth & Family Services (SYFS) will hold its first Evening of...

Shrewsbury’s annual town election to be held May 1 

Shrewsbury – Shrewsbury will head to the polls for their annual municipal election, Tuesday, May 1. Town Moderator Christopher G. Mehne, Selectman James F. Kane,...