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Westborough, US
Saturday, July 20, 2019

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...

Not an opponent in sight

Marlborough – With the deadline looming for candidates to turn in their papers, it appears that Mayor Arthur Vigeant may well run unopposed this...

The fruits of success

Westborough – By most accounts, the Westborough Farmers" Market, open each Thursday throughout the summer, has been a hit. Under the directorship of the...

Westborough voters approve Town Hall renovation

Westborough - After several years of sometimes contentious debate, Westborough's voters approved $7.3 million at the March Annual Town Meeting to renovate the Town...

Bird song and beliefs that work

By Janice Lindsay He starts singing around 4:30 a.m., his voice high and sweet. He chirps atop a tree at the edge of the woods,...

The end of the road (work)

Northborough - Northborough residents and business owners are breathing a sigh of relief now that the downtown improvement project is in its final stages....

Physician Focus: Weight-Loss Surgery is Just the Beginning

By Rick Buckley Jr., M.D., and Mitchell Gitkind, M.D. Ten years after then-U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Richard Carmona addressed Congress in July of 2003 on...

Open -minded

Southborough – When it comes to new construction requirements, not everyone agrees on the definition of "open space." ?Recently in Southborough, the Planning Board...

No doubt…there will be a drought

Region - In recent years, drought advisories have been the norm as officials worry that days of unabated heat will deplete municipal water sources.?...

Stretching the budget

Marlborough – It's not often that a school district can cover a significant budget shortfall without cutting positions but Marlborough officials have found a...