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Westborough, US
Monday, November 19, 2018

Central One Federal Credit Union is a good sport

Shrewsbury – A shortfall in funds for fiscal year 2014 has led to cuts totaling $90,000 from the town's school budget. To bridge the...

The $4 million dollar question

Shrewsbury – It's not unusual for school administrators and town officials to disagree on the budget numbers associated with running the schools. Although there...

Where there's smoke …

Northborough - The dangers associated with second-hand smoke have caused the Northborough Board of Health to consider tightening smoking restrictions on some town properties....

Seems like time to realign

Northborough - Last year's hiring of DPW Director Dan Nason prompted a department review that has resulted in a proposal to re-organize the DPW....

A sticky situation

Westborough – When protesters held a sit-in inside the TransCanada Corporation's regional headquarters on Turnpike Road last week, the eight young men and women...

Recreation donation

Northborough/Southborough – Although activity fees were imposed on Algonquin Regional High School students this year, not all students have come through with the payments....

On the surface, there would seem to be no connection between two recent events in my life, one momentous (to me) and one apparently inconsequential. But who knows what forces work beneath the surface? First, the momentous event: I became a grandmother. Yippee! (Sorry.) I had waited a long time and believed it would never happen. Then, surprise: Gracie.

I was just thinking about…monstrous races

By Janice Lindsay, Contributing Writer "We never saw those people, we don's know them, we'se never been where they live, they'se never been here. So...

By Barbara Polan As a news junkie, I spend a lot of my time using Google to hop to news sites. Through the Monday that Sandy visited, most of my searches were regarding locations where I have friends and family; I did hear from family throughout the day, messages along the lines of, "Everything's okay," or "Everything's okay; it's just that the power is out."

By K.B. Sherman In a scene repeated over and over, I was recently in line at the check-out counter at a local convenience store. Two...