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Pick of the weekend – Northborough’s Applefest

Northborough – After months of preparation, the town of Northborough is ready to celebrate its 28th annual Applefest Weekend Sept. 13-16. The weekend will...

Algonquin football kicks off season with convincing win over Worcester North

By Jeff Slovin, Contributing Writer Northborough  – The Algonquin Regional High School Tomahawks kicked off their season with a 32-0 win over the Worcester North High...

Nature and art combine for Southborough’s ‘Art on the Trails’

By Jane Keller Gordon, Contributing Writer Southborough – Between now and Sunday, Sept. 23 there are at least 16 reasons to visit “Art on the Trails”,...

Fun, food and more at Church of Nativity’s Fall Festival

Northborough – As part of Applefest, the Church of the Nativity, 45 Howard St., Northborough, will hold its annual Fall Festival Saturday, Sept. 15,...
Mike Gallagher of Westmill Preservation Services works to remove a grave marker. Photo/Melanie Petrucci

Howard Street Cemetery’s antique gravestones undergoing restoration

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Northborough – Colonial-era gravestones in the Old Burying Ground directly behind the Unitarian Church in the Howard Street Cemetery...
Each year, the Rotary Club of Northborough oversees and participates in the popular Street Fair./ File photo

Applefest Parade and Street Fair plans being finalized

By Liz Nolan, Contributing Writer Northborough - Two fun traditions and highly anticipated events of the annual Applefest weekend are the parade and the street...
(l to r) Rebecca Mihopoulos, Amy O’Leary and Titus DosRemedios Photo/Liz Nolan

Northborough parent group advocating for tuition-free, full-day kindergarten

By Liz Nolan, Contributing Writer Northborough - The parent-led advocacy group Northborough for Full Day Kindergarten has been bringing awareness to the topic of tuition-free,...
Sherry Clark Photo/submitted

Trinity Church looking for donations for ‘blessing bags’

By Liz Nolan, Contributing Writer Northborough - Trinity Church of Northborough invites the community to participate in a project to assist the homeless. Director of Christian...
#Shifstrong supporters take the ALS bucket challenge to benefit ALS One in honor of Selectman Brian Shifrin. Photos/Ed Karvoski Jr.

Southborough Recreation marks 15th Summer Nights

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Southborough – Nearing the end of a sometimes excessively hot and humid season, residents and visitors enjoyed a comfortably...
Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Lemelson Photo/submitted

Local priest and entrepreneur shines light on the business of religion

By Renee Plant, Contributing Writer Southborough - Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Lemelson has combined his business skills with his calling to serve God by bringing light...
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