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Firefighters gather after battling a fatal fire in Northborough on Sept. 10. Photo/Laura Hayes

Grant funds new firefighter radios

By Laura Hayes, Senior Community Reporter NORTHBOROUGH - The Northborough Fire Department will be purchasing new radios thanks to a grant through the Federal Emergency...
An OSHA worker ducks under police tape. (Photo/Laura Hayes)

OSHA to ramp up enforcement measures following tree, landscaping worker deaths

By Dakota Antelman, Managing Editor REGION - Federal regulators took action to improve worker safety in tree and landscaping operations last week, just a matter...

STERIS Corp. appeals Northborough Planning Board’s permit denial

By Laura Hayes, Senior Community Reporter NORTHBOROUGH - STERIS Corp. has filed an appeal after the Northborough Planning Board denied its site plan and groundwater...

ARHS boosters talk sponsorship opportunities

By Laura Hayes, Senior Community Reporter NORTHBOROUGH/SOUTHBOROUGH - The Algonquin Booster Club is launching a new fundraising campaign in which people can purchase bricks for...
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Northborough/Southborough Schools superintendent explains goals for the school year

By Laura Hayes, Senior Community Reporter NORTHBOROUGH/SOUTHBOROUGH - From goals surrounding instruction to collecting student data, Northborough/Southborough Public Schools Superintendent Gregory Martineau laid out his...

Northborough police log, Sept. 24 edition

Northborough Wednesday, Sept. 8 1:44 p.m. Boundary St. Illegal dumping. 5:35 p.m. Lyman St. Ambulance. 7:25 p.m. Avalon Dr. Keep the peace. Thursday, Sept. 9 3:14 a.m. Church St. Disturbance. 10:50...
New Algonquin Field Hockey coach Jennifer Brown speaks to players during a recent game against Marlborough.

New field hockey coach takes the reins at Algonquin

By Kevin J. Stone, Contributing Writer NORTHBOROUGH/SOUTHBOROUGH - Algonquin Field Hockey coach Jennifer Brown has been coaching and running her own field hockey camp for...
Mike Pizzarella stands in front of the hotel where his family is staying following a major fire in the building where they had been living.

Families wrestle with impacts of fatal Northborough fire

By Laura Hayes, Senior Community Reporter NORTHBOROUGH - Mike Pizzarella was starting to drift to a deep sleep when he heard banging on his windows.  It...
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Northborough resident offers suggestions to ARHS mascot renaming committee

To the Northborough/ Southborough School Committee, ARHS Mascot Renaming Committee and ARHS Community: With 2 sons at the high school, I have followed the mascot...
Runners begin the Applefest 5K Road Race at Melican Middle School.

Applefest 5K run/walk returns to Northborough roads

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer NORTHBOROUGH – Nearly 300 runners and walkers registered to support the annual Applefest 5K Road Race on Sept. 18....