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Westborough, US
Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Some like it hot…but some don’t

Region - The extended heat wave this summer has residents racing for relief whether that's a local pool, the beach or an air-conditioned building. Not surprising, officials across the region, worried about drought conditions after a particularly mild winter, have issued strict water bans.

Some disapprove of the approval

Northborough – A decision by the Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) to approve a special permit for a mixed-use development at 61 and 65...
Cartoon by Ed Turner

Taking a bite out of crime

Westborough – This week the Westborough Police Department announced that there will soon be a new officer on the street- K-9 ”Lukas”.     Along...

Letter to the editor: Shrewsbury will have an energetic representative in Palitsch

To the Editor: As a School Committee member in the Town of Shrewsbury, Jason Palitsch proved to be a dedicated and effective public servant. Westborough...

Letter to the Editor – Anger over situation involving geese

I am submitting this for awareness of a bad traffic situation on South Street in Shrewsbury. My anger and outrage has subsided from the incident that caused it but the situation is still there namely excessive speed on this road.

Gone…but not forgotten

Shrewsbury - For decades, Anthony "Spag" Borgatti was not just the proprietor of his namesake store on Route 9 in Shrewsbury, he was a...

Avoid a ‘grizzly’ encounter

Region – Living in this area, it is not uncommon to see wildlife such as deer, foxes or coyotes. What is unusual is to see a black bear. But recently there have been various sightings of them in local communities including Marlborough, Northborough, Southborough and Upton.

Letter to the Editor: State Rep. candidate Kane has worked ‘tirelessly’ for community

To the Editor: We support Hannah Kane and encourage the voters in our district to make it to the polls for this very important special...

Stand and be counted

Region - It’s been said that apathy is the enemy of a healthy democracy. Today, citizens frequently share their disdain for the current political...

Rotary Club of Westborough thanks Spring Festival supporters

Letter to the Editor: The Rotary Club of Westborough extends our grateful appreciation to all who supported our 10th Annual Westborough Spring Festival. We were thrilled...