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Letter to the Editor -Proposed Marlborough recreational marijuana dispensary will also impact surrounding towns 

To the Editor: The city of Marlborough is in debate about the placement of a recreational marijuana dispensary at Twin Boro Crossing on route 20,...

Letter to the Editor: Vote No on Question 1

To the Editor: I am a physician and the President of the Medical Staff at UMass Memorial – Marlborough Hospital. I am a pulmonologist and critical...

Letter to the editor: The importance of music

To the Editor: Music is a large part of everyone’s life. What would life be without music? That is a scary thing to imagine. Imagine...

Skipping the fast food

Shrewsbury – Firefighters have one of the most demanding and stressful jobs, both mentally and physically. To help maintain good health, the Shrewsbury Fire Department has been working...
Cartoon by Ed Turner

Ready…Set…Merge

Northborough/Shrewsbury – The ramp merging from Route 20 onto Route 9 West is notoriously prone to accidents as drivers stop and start trying to...

Letter to the Editor – Thank you to Good Samaritans!

To the Editor: I just wanted to send out a big thank you to a very helpful and generous group of men who took it...

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...

Master Plan to reveal a look at Northborough’s future

Northborough – What will the next 20 years look like for Northborough? Thanks to input from residents, local business owners and town officials, a...

The ribbon of Christmas meaning

When we moved into our house twelve years ago this month, we noticed a knee-high balsam in the middle of the small cleared field...

Letter to the editor – Severe weather events are a wake-up call – We...

To the Editor: I have fond childhood memories of building snowmen and ice skating in February, but there was no snow or ice to be...