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Westboro Tennis & Swim Club ready for fun, healthy and safe summer programming

By Lauren Schiffman, Contributing Writer WESTBOROUGH - Things are looking up for Westboro Tennis & Swim Club, now under ‘new ownership.’ With the Club set...

Fletcher Tilton estate planner earns major recognition

REGION - Fletcher Tilton PC’s Director of Trust and Estate Services in Worcester, Toni Brogna, has been certified as an Accredited Estate Planner (AEP)...

Hudson High ’85 alum, singer-songwriter and bassist is still rocking

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer  HUDSON – Singer-songwriter and bassist Stephen Powell began performing in his teens with two rock bands in and around...

Marlborough Junior Woman’s Club thanks hospital workers

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer MARLBOROUGH – In the pandemic’s second year, the Marlborough Junior Woman’s Club (MJWC) gave thank-you treats to over 300...

Hudson’s Tommy Williams lived brilliant hockey life, weathered tragedy

Nick Abramo, Sports Columnist HUDSON - Some stars stay alight. Others, like the late Tommy Williams, need occasional re-illumination. A Minnesota transplant to Hudson, Williams’ grand...

Shari Fox – a chronicler of life using art

By Peg Lopata, Contributing Writer SHREWSBURY - Family, faith and art is the personal trinity of support for Shari Fox. A Shrewsbury resident for sixteen...

Hudson man reconnects with birth mom decades after adoption

By Dakota Antelman, Managing Editor HUDSON - Phil Knutel has three adopted children. Halfway across the country, Maggie Byrnes briefly helped families like Phil’s navigate...

Hudson couple share passion for taking pictures

By Serena Domolky Howlett, Contributing Writer REGION - “It was the M&M’s that brought us together,” quipped Maureen Mathieson, with obvious pleasure.  The year was 2000....

Mass Broadcasters Association ‘Station of the Year’ has local links

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer HUDSON/MARLBOROUGH – 2020 posed challenges for business owners. For Tom McAuliffe II, a Hudson native now residing in Marlborough,...

Marking 35 years of creating signage for downtown Hudson

By Ed Karvoski, Contributing Writer HUDSON – Local artist Paul Tucker continues to create signs that complement the architecture of many businesses, nonprofits and landmarks...