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Thursday, June 20, 2019

No wind turbine for Northborough

Northborough - The final results of the feasibility study conducted by the Wind Turbine Committee were presented at the Jan. 23 Board of Selectmen meeting. Committee member Richard Jones and Town Engineer Fred Litchfield described how the committee researched the installation of a wind turbine to offset the town energy costs - the town spends between $900,000 and $1 million per year on energy. Ultimately, however, they concluded, a wind turbine in Northborough would be impractical.

Northborough receives “Safe Routes to School” grant

Northborough - Students of Marion E. Zeh Elementary School are on the move. In an effort to promote health and environmental consciousness amongst the student body, the school has held "Walk and Bike to School" days once a month since June 2010.

Sign up for NuRide and get rewards for green trips

Worcester - The Worcester Regional Transit Authority (WRTA) now offers NuRide to the public with incentives for making the commitment to take green...

Northborough Rotary Club celebrates its 40th anniversary

Northborough - The Rotary Club of Northborough celebrated its 40th year with a dinner at the Royal Plaza in Marlborough. The dinner was attended...

Mothers support mothers in all their roles

Region - Mothers fill many different roles within their families and society. Two local mothers have taken on one more position as leaders within the grassroots volunteer-driven group Mothers & More.

Northborough Senior Center's quilt mystery partially solved

Northborough - The queen-size quilt being raffled by the Friends of the Northborough Senior Center offered a touch of mystery, as noted when ticket...

NSPAC hosts “Ten Biggest Mistakes Made by Parents” Jan. 24

Northborough/Southborough – NSPAC (Northborough/Southborough Special Education Parents Advisory Council) will host Linda Katz, OTR/L as she presents "The Ten Biggest Mistakes Made by Parents...

Superintendent may have to “sharpen pencil”

Northborough - School officials across the country welcomed the influx of federal funds from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act in 2009. But now...

Northborough man arraigned for animal cruelty, multiple environmental violations

Northborough - A Northborough man has been arraigned in connection with multiple environmental violations and animal cruelty for the alleged operation of an illegal...

Collins Road truck exclusion granted in Northborough

Northborough - The town's recent request for a truck exclusion has been answered by the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT). Town Engineer Fred Litchfield presented the findings during the Jan. 9 Board of Selectmen meeting.

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Popular Northborough Stories

Northborough free summer concert series kicks off June 30

Northborough - The Northborough Community Affairs Committee has announced the return of its free Summer Concert Series for 2019.  All concerts will be held...