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Monday, November 19, 2018

Votes on marijuana suppressed in Shrewsbury

To the Editor: On April 23 Shrewsbury Town Meeting members voted 55% to 45 % to ban recreational sales of marijuana.   The clear majority reflected...

Taking care of business

Marlborough – Over the past several years, the city’s leaders have made a strong effort to bring large companies to Marlborough. Now, with a new initiative and the support of four local banks, they hope to help new and existing small businesses thrive.

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...

Letter to the editor: Northborough Helping Hands thanks community for Backpack Drive support

To the Editor: Northborough Helping Hands Association, Inc. (NHHA) recently donated 156 backpacks to students in need attending Northborough Public Schools. Students received a new...

The long and costly road

In January 2017 the state is due to finish paying $300 million in bonds. By state law, that means that tolls are no longer to be collected on the Massachusetts Turnpike. However, state officials, including Transportation Secretary Stephanie Pollack, are recommending that the tolls continue with all proceeds going towards much-needed infrastructure improvements, such as reconstructing the I-495 interchange in Westborough.

Candidate for Westborough Library Trustee appeals to voters

To the editor:   My passion for literature drew me to run for the post of Library Trustee in 2008, but the library is so much...

Support Shrewsbury override – Kane

To the residents of Shrewsbury: Please join me in voting YES on June 3rd. We enjoy a low tax rate as the result of decades of...

Vote against Shrewsbury override – Pohl

To the Editor: Regarding the Proposition 2-1/2 override in Shrewsbury, an open letter to the town of Shrewsbury and the political group called "Community Supporters for Shrewsbury. "

Thank you to ‘great students and teachers’

To the Editor: Thank you to the students and Girl Scouts who sent an old veteran Valentine’s Day cards. Just before Valentine’s Day, I received an...

Northborough/Southborough – Along with breaking a skylight on the roof of Algonquin Regional High School, vandals removed five letters from the school's name on...