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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Northborough Annual Town Meeting passes ban on plastic bags and polystyrene

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Northborough – Voters passed Articles 36 and 37 eliminating single-use plastic bags in retail and expanded polystyrene containers in food...

Third-grader initiates project to benefit the homeless

By Liz Nolan, Contributing Writer Northborough - Fannie E. Proctor Elementary School third-grader Rachel Garick started with a simple idea – fill a bag with items...
(l to r) Joyce DiGregorio, Northborough Garden Club president, Kathy Taylor, Julie Taylor-Moran, Janice Ferenchick and Shirley Tetreault Photo/Melanie Petrucci

Northborough Garden Club dedicates Memorial Garden in memory of deceased club members

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Northborough - On a beautiful Sunday afternoon, Oct. 14, members of the Northborough Garden Club gathered to dedicate a...

Best of 2018 – Special Olympics gymnastics coach experiences her first USA Games

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter. Northborough – Gymnastics coach Margaret Szluga recently travelled with the Massachusetts Special Olympics team to the 2018 USA Games held...
Stephen Murray as Billy Flynn in “Chicago” at Vokes Theatre in Wayland in 2017. Photo/Al Ragone

Sharing passion for musical arts on stages and in classrooms

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Northborough/Wayland – A music educator for over three decades, Stephen Murray of Northborough has taught and served as choral...

Northborough residents facing hardship rely on the food pantry

By Liz Nolan, Contributing Writer Northborough - Your life can change in an instant. Northborough resident Gayle Kellicker knows firsthand how true that is. After...

Northborough honors its fallen military veterans

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer   Northborough – On May 27, downtown Northborough was once again the setting for the town’s annual Memorial Day parade. Stops...

Northborough Town Common Committee holds Buy-A-Brick fundraiser

Proceeds will benefit future Town Common enhancements By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Northborough – Members of the soon-to-be built Town Common are organizing a Buy-A-Brick...
Abby Chan, Emily Genga, Naraylee Baez and Lauren Seavey pose prior to the Algonquin Regional graduation ceremony. Photo/Jeff Slovin

Algonquin Regional honors graduates

By Jeff Slovin, Contributing Writer Northborough - Diplomas were presented to the 2019 Algonquin Regional High School graduates during a ceremony June 2 held in...

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”,...
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