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Saturday, August 24, 2019

Hastings Elementary Parent Group launches shoe collection drive

Westborough – The Elsie A. Hastings Elementary School Parent Group (HPG) will hold a shoe collection drive through Friday, March 23, to raise funds...

Selectmen approve agreement for solar array at landfill

By Melanie Petrucci, Contributing Writer Shrewsbury – In a memo from Shrewsbury Electric Cable Operations (SELCO) General Manager Michael Hale to the Board of Selectmen...

Shrewsbury’s annual election will have mostly uncontested races

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury - Shrewsbury will head to the polls for their annual municipal election, Tuesday, May 1. Voter turnout is predictably...

Christopher Heights of Marlborough – Ten years of welcoming residents ‘home’

By Barbara Allen, Contributing Writer Marlborough- 2018 marks the tenth year that Christopher Heights of Marlborough has been providing a warm and worry-free welcome to older...

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.

Fidelity participates in Movember Fundraiser to benefit 15-40 Connection

Region - Skipping shaving for a month allowed Fidelity Bank employees to help a worthy Westborough cancer prevention organization. The Leominster-based community bank donated...

Hudson High School Camerata performs at Statehouse

Region – State Rep. Kate Hogan (D-Stow) joined Secretary of the Commonwealth William Galvin recently in welcoming the Hudson High School Camerata A Capella...

Whiskers abound as Marlborough Police Department supports Cops for Kids with Cancer

By Lori Berkey, Contributing Writer Marlborough - Razors remain idle this month at the Marlborough Police Department (MPD) as the force teams up for “No Shave...

Shrewsbury resident still lacing ’em up at age 88

Shrewsbury ?When Al San Clemente is called "old man" by his ice hockey teammates, he doesn's mind because he knows it's out of respect. And he is old, 88 years old actually. But although he is nearing the age when many people of his generation have slowed down significantly, San Clemente can instead be found at a local ice hockey rink, playing the game he loves, at least twice a week. A resident of Shrewsbury for a half century, Al San Clemente was born on Aug. 12, 1925, and grew up in Milford, the youngest son of first-generation Italian parents.

Northborough voters to vote on 41 warrant articles at Annual Town Meeting

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Northborough – The Annual Town Meeting will convene Monday, April 22, at 7:30 p.m. at Algonquin Regional High School, 79...