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Friday, July 19, 2019

Thank you to ‘great students and teachers’

To the Editor: Thank you to the students and Girl Scouts who sent an old veteran Valentine’s Day cards. Just before Valentine’s Day, I received an...

Solution needed for hallway blockage in schools

To the Editor, I am writing about my feelings toward hallway traffic in public schools. I believe that we should be taught at an early age that people drive on the right side of the road so we can apply the concept to walking in hallways. Also, I believe that we should be taught to not stop in the middle of the hallway like cars do not stop in the middle of the road for no reason unless there is an emergency or they have to turn. I believe that this would make hallways safer and easier to move around in.

New town administer to wear many “hats”

Southborough - Along with being the new town administrator, Mark Purple has a new job description, with expanded responsibilities. Taking over after Jean Kitchen's...

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...

Mourning doves provide a positive distraction in a hectic world

Northborough- With all the craziness in this world today, we’ve been honored for the past month with a very special positive distraction from nature. On May 8, we had two mourning doves that decided to build a nest on our porch inside a flower box that we had not been using.

Letter to the Editor – Westborough fortunate to have representatives who work for town’s...

Dear Neighbor, With Election Day just around the corner, I am reaching out to ask you to vote on Tuesday, November 6th. Here in Westborough we’ve...

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...

Here’s your hat…what’s your hurry?

Marlborough – When a school superintendent leaves his or her position, the district must often go through a lengthy and often costly process, qualifying and then interviewing candidates as well as hiring an interim superintendent. With the announcement that Richard Langlois is leaving the Marlborough district to take a position in Windham, N.H., the city's school department finds itself seeking a new leader once again.

Thank you to Friends of Jay Dion Memorial Golf Classic

To the Editor: Jimmy Fund Golf extends its sincerest thanks to the organizers and sponsors of the Friends of Jay Dion Memorial Golf Classic held...

It’s in the bag…or not

Shrewsbury – Ever since the town voted last year to ban the use of plastic bags in stores, the subject continues to be a...