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Sunday, September 15, 2019

Mark's Moving & Storage: Westborough company offers wide range of services

Westborough - In 1979, Mark Silverman, a student at Northeastern University, used his credit card to buy a used truck and moved furniture to earn money during college. That student venture turned into a business that's been successful for the past 34 years.

“Senior Health and Fitness Day” observed locally with honors

Marlborough – In observance of National Senior Health and Fitness Day, a luncheon was held May 31 at Wayside Racquet and Swim Club. The highlight was the presentation of the 17th annual George Fortin Fit for Life Award. This year, the honor went to George's wife, Catherine "Kay" Fortin.

New veterans’ service officer directing four-town district

Region – After serving as a combat medic in Afghanistan and then working with soldiers and veterans in various capacities statewide, Justin Sousa is now drawing upon his past experiences to help fellow veterans and their families. An Army National Guard veteran, he began July 17 as the new director of the Central Massachusetts Veterans’ Services District (CMVSD), which consists of Grafton, Northborough, Shrewsbury and Westborough.

Scouts ensure Northborough’s veterans are not forgotten

By Kelly Burneson, Contributing Photographer Northborough - Gerard W. Bourque, service officer for the Vincent F. Picard American Legion Post 234, and members of Boy Scout Troop...

Shrewsbury School Supply Swap Aug. 15

Shrewsbury - Shrewsbury Public Schools’ Back to School Supply Swap will be held Thursday, Aug. 15, from 7:30 to 11 a.m. in the cafeteria...

Bancroft students participate in global learning

Region - Bancroft's Middle School language students, led by Spanish teacher Jody Stephenson, traveled to Heredia, Costa Rica, with 10 language students over spring...

Rabbi Bob Alper to perform comedy show

Westborough - Rabbi Bob Alper will bring his wholesome brand of comedy to central Massachusetts in February. The Night of Comedy, Community, and Connections,...

Shrewsbury woman honors a special bond with a 26.2 mile walk

Shrewsbury - On a designated day every September, a small group gathers at the starting line of the Boston Marathon. It's 5:30 a.m. They start to walk. The beginning is dark; there aren's many people cheering at the first checkpoint. Gradually, though, the sun starts to come up. More people join in at the halfway mark. The cheering sections become bigger, and louder. By the end, it's hard to maneuver because of the hordes of people making their way to the finish line.

Southborough's Trottier Middle School hosts jazz festival

By Lisa Stukel, Contributing Writer Northborough/Southborough - Middle school students from surrounding districts competed in the Central District Junior Jazz Festival at Trottier Middle School...

Marlborough Rotary Club adds community Rotaract Club

Marlborough - The Marlborough Rotary has added to its tradition of providing mentoring and educational opportunities for the youth of the Marlborough community with...