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Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Shrewsbury jazz enthusiast shares collection with radio listeners

Shrewsbury – Shrewsbury resident John Cantor rises before dawn every Saturday. He grabs part of his early jazz CD collection and heads to the WCUW community radio station in Worcester, where he's the volunteer host of a weekly show.

Bishop Robert McManus looks to the future

Bishop Robert McManus has led the Roman Catholic Diocese of Worcester for seven years. During that time, he's experienced a number of highpoints, and endured some disappointments.

Westborough soprano rediscovers her voice

Westborough – As a young girl growing up in Worcester, Karen Amlaw loved to sing. But because her voice was, as she described it, "really big," Amlaw, who now resides in Westborough, was forbidden by her family to practice inside.

Westborough veteran still giving after all these years

Westborough – Westborough resident Luis Torres, 75, has more energy and zest for life than people half his age. He still has the crisp demeanor of one who has served in the Army for a long time.

Beloved Shrewsbury custodian retires after 44 years

Shrewsbury - With the end of the recent school year came the end of a decades-long career in the Shrewsbury school system. In June, longtime and beloved custodian Robert LeDoux hung up his tools for the final time.

A fun way to learn summer safety in Marlborough

Marlborough - Tori Wood, 7, gets fitted for a free bike helmet at the 13th annual Safe Summer Fun Day, presented June 11 by...

Shrewsbury couple reminisces about Peace Corps days

Shrewsbury – Back in the days of Camelot, John F. Kennedy wrote an executive order establishing the Peace Corps as a volunteer program with a three-part mission of providing technical assistance, helping people outside the United State understand American culture, and helping Americans understand other cultures.

Shrewsbury resident rides Big Green Bus – a ‘vehicle’ for change

Hannah Iaccarino, Shrewsbury resident and Dartmouth College student, is one of a 13-member crew spending summer vacation traveling across the country in the seventh annual Big Green Bus tour.

Marlborough man's Mission: Mobility

Pedro Trovo, who has worked for two-and-a-half years for The Wheelchair Recycler, is a man on a mission.

Not-so-retired Southborough physician wins award for volunteerism

Southborough - Dr. Paul Hart, a Southborough resident for nine years, started a free medical clinic in Worcester 16 years ago.