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Westborough, US
Thursday, December 12, 2019

“Who's on first?”

Northborough – It appears that baseball has gotten to be a very competitive game in Northborough...both on and off the field.? Although there are...

Taking a bite out of property taxes

Northborough – Just like surrounding towns, Northborough is struggling to raise tax revenue without raising property tax rates. At a recent Board of Selectmen...

“Beetle-Busters”

Shrewsbury – Despite attempts to control infestation in the area along the Worcester-Shrewsbury line over the past several years, the Asian Longhorned Beetle has...

Guilty by association?

Westborough - Although Westborough's chemical health policy has been in place for several years, some School Committee members spoke out against it at a...

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....