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Westborough, US
Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Getting fired up about staffing

Northborough – As the town continues to grow in population and the number of businesses located there, Fire Chief David Durgin is "sounding the...

Fall clean-up?

Hudson/Marlborough – Adding to the usual yard work required this time of year, residents near Fort Meadow Reservoir have been told they can begin...

Getting the bugs out

Shrewsbury - Although generally very reliable, Shrewsbury Electric and Cable Operations (SELCO) has had its share of technical challenges with its cable TV transmission...

Marlborough on the rise

Marlborough – The city has made much progress over the last two years attracting major businesses such as the TJX Companies, Boston Scientific and...

Opening up the open space

Southborough - Residents in the upscale Barn Hollow development may have felt they were enhancing their neighborhood by trimming back perimeter vegetation, planting shrubs...

This is a (house) test

By Janice Lindsay I think our house tests us. After ten years, it's still trying to decide if we'se clever enough, hardy enough, or over-all...

Westborough breaks ground for new fire station

Westborough – Town officials gathered to break ground Sept. 10 at the Milk Street location where the town's new fire station will soon be built. Robert Brown, the chair of the Municipal Building Committee (MBC), noted in his opening remarks that it was fitting that the ground breaking was taking place on the "eve of 9/11." "As people were running away from the buildings firefighters, police and EMTs were running in," he said. "When 911 calls come in [to Westborough], I want the firefighters to know the town is behind them, they have good equipment and they are respected and loved."

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...

Oh, that sinking feeling

When President Barack Obama touched down at the Marlboro Airport in April 2010 to view local flood damage, excitement quickly turned to dismay for...

Taking a bite out of Summer

Region – Last summer, an untold number of events were cancelled due to unwelcome guests – mosquitoes carrying the West Nile Virus (WNV). With...