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Campers enjoy “Olympics Week” in Northborough

Northborough - The Northborough Recreation Department's youth summer camp is holding its Olympics Week at the Robert E. Melican Middle School this week.

Scenes from Applefest 2012

Northborough - Hundreds of residents and people from surrounding towns came to Algonquin Regional High School (ARHS) today to enjoy the annual Applefest Street Fair. Other activities at the site such as the popular Applefest Cafe and Northborough Free Library Book Sale were also a big hit with the crowds.

Data against use of plastic bags is flawed

To the Editor: At the recent Northborough Town Meeting Article 36 (Plastic Bag Reduction Bylaw) passed. This article is based on some poor data (causing...

Northborough woman to show dog at Westminster

Northborough - Northborough resident Donna Lacroix is a busy pet guardian. As the caretaker of two well-bred dogs, Lacroix uses whatever free time she has apart from her career as a nurse to support their time-consuming activities as model, show and therapy dogs. That itinerary this winter will include a return trip to New York City when she and her 4-year-old dog, Perla, will compete in one of the world's most prestigious dog shows, the Westminster Kennel Club 138th Dog Show.

Northborough woman ‘shines the light’ for girls in Kenyan villages

Northborough - Shine the Light Kenya is a nonprofit that was founded in 2011 by Lizzie Maina to help educate children in rural schools and ensure that they have the necessary tools to succeed. Having relocated from Africa to the United States in 1995, Maina immersed herself into the community and her passion for helping others. Her grandfather started a school in Kenya and she has committed herself to continuing to help those in the surrounding communities. She currently works as a senior caregiver in Worcester and enjoys spending time with the elderly.

Patriots star shares his love of reading with Northborough kids

By Kelly Burneson, Contributing Writer Northborough – Before he signed with the New England Patriots in 2016, Malcolm Mitchell was a star wide receiver with...

Trinity Church Northborough to host workshop May 5

Northborough - Trinity Church will be hosting a workshop on escalation and relationship abuse on Sunday, May 5 at 6:30 p.m., 23 Main St. “Escalation” is an...

Shoppers enjoy thirteenth annual Holiday Trolley in Northborough

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Northborough – The holiday season in Northborough got off to an official start on Dec. 1 as local shoppers...

Selectmen reserve recommendation on marijuana moratorium

Northborough – Northborough Board of Selectmen Chair William Pantazis led a discussion of Warrant Articles that the board would be recommending for passage at the Annual Town Meeting Monday, April 24, at Algonquin Regional High School at 7:30 p.m.

Northborough Youth Soccer Tomahawks win championship

Northborough – The Northborough Youth Soccer Tomahawks finished off an undefeated season (5-0) by winning the GU12 Division Championship in the annual Natick Columbus...

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Kathleen A. McShane, 94, of Northborough

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