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New director helped write the book

Shrewsbury – When Ellen Dolan officially retires this April as director of the Shrewsbury Public Library, the current assistant library director Priya Rathnam, will...

If you don’t like the weather…just wait a minute

Region – As New Englanders we are used to variations in our weather patterns, but who would have ever expected a Christmas Day when...
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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...
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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,...

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To the Editor: The Friends of Westborough, Inc., would like to thank Anthony Vaver for his presentation on Westborough's Forgotten Documents Feb. 1. Over 60...

Community Advocate seeks holiday decoration submissions

REGION - The Community Advocate is finalizing its last few editions of 2021. As we close out this year, we want to spotlight the...

Listening to the data

Region – As much of the country finds itself hurtling towards a surge in coronavirus infections, Massachusetts has managed to create one of the...

Build it and they will come

Marlborough – As city officials seek to attract new businesses, they know they also need to help those businesses find qualified employees. On Tuesday,...

Rotary…doing their part for democracy

Westborough – This year’s presidential election on Tuesday, Nov. 8, is expected to be one of the busiest in modern history. As a way...

Summer bugs, magical and not

I awoke recently around midnight and, unable to sleep, I watched out the window as flickering lights floated above the grassy patch behind the house.

A time to unite

No matter how you feel about President Donald Trump, one thing is for certain – he’s not one to shy away from controversy. Whether the topic is international relations, battles with political foes or core issues such as healthcare and immigration, his often fiery rhetoric through Twitter and the mainstream media has helped reveal some surprisingly deep divisions in our nation.

Take the long way home

Southborough – An article at the Oct. 18 Special Town Meeting will request that the Board of Selectmen close Flagg Road at the culvert...

To the Editor: Vote for Lindstrom in Mass. primary for U.S. Senate

Beth Lindstrom is one of three Republican candidates running in the Massachusetts primary for the U.S. Senate. Voters need to think beyond the primary...

Hoping to make ‘The Big Show’

Northborough -Just about every young baseball player dreams of making the big leagues and as a youngster, Kevin Brown was no exception. After an...
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Vote for Moe Depalo for Shrewsbury BOS

To the Editor:  In these difficult times, it’s critical to have stable and reliable leadership. We in Shrewsbury are fortunate to have such a leader...

In support of Hollenback for selectman

To the Editor:   I support Missy Hollenback’s candidacy for Board of Selectmen in Shrewsbury with absolute confidence. During the past 15 years, I have worked...

Letter to the editor: Kane: ready to lead from day one

To The Editor: I am supporting Hannah Kane in her in her quest to become state representative from Worcester's 11th District. Hannah is the best...
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Vote for Ananth for Shrewsbury Board of Selectmen

To the Editor: My introduction to Jonjy Ananth occurred when he visited our Current Events group at the Shrewsbury Senior Center. He introduced himself as...

Ok 2020…what’s next?

Region – If brown lawns and low water levels are any indicator, it’s no surprise that local towns are issuing drought warnings. Recently, state officials declared Massachusetts...

Letter to the Editor: Support for Naughton

Dear Voters, I have lived in Northborough for 29 years. In that time I have, off and on, paid attention to local and state...