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Thursday, January 17, 2019

“Father Mike” Leaving Immaculate Conception Church

Marlborough - There are many changes taking place in the Catholic Church worldwide. One significant change that is affecting Marlborough residents and members of Immaculate Conception Church is the departure of Rev. Michael MacEwen, who will leave the church in June following more than 13 years of service.

Hudson student honored for ‘peace poster’

Marlborough - Rebekah Krieg, a seventh-grade student at Quinn Middle School in Hudson, was recently honored by the Marlborough Lions Club for her entry in the Lions International Peace Poster Contest held late last year.

Cold Februaries bring warm hearts

Marlborough - How many people get married on Valentine’s Day? Many people get engaged on Valentine’s Day. Before February 14th was declared Valentine’s Day, it was considered to be the day that birds officially mated.

Local Heroes: The Parker Brothers

Westborough – The town of Westborough's population in 1940 was 6,463. Of those, 790 men and women served in World War II; 18 were killed in action during 1941-1945. Two of those who perished were brothers, Yeoman Second Class (YN2) Reed Barnard Parker and his brother, Seaman First Class (SN1c) Roy Abbott Parker.

Westborough Boy Scout presents seminar on bluebird houses

Westborough - There will be an information seminar on bluebird houses Tuesday, May 13, at Tatnuck Bookseller, 18 Lyman St., from 7-8 p.m. The...
Berlin’s Director General of Prison and Probation Administration and Department of Criminal Law Susanne Gerlach (left) and Middlesex Sheriff Peter J. Koutoujian (right) speak with a P.A.C.T. participant regarding educational tablets in use in the unit.

Sheriff Koutoujian welcomes international visitors for young adult unit tour

Region – Sheriff Peter J. Koutoujian recently welcomed Berlin’s Director General of Prison and Probation Administration and Department of Criminal Law Susanne Gerlach, and...

McGovern meets with Shrewsbury seniors

Shrewsbury - U.S. Representative James McGovern, 2nd district, met with local seniors June 30 at the Shrewsbury Senior Center. The open forum format allowed for the seniors present to talk with the congressman about the issues that matter most to them.

Lake Quinsigamond Boat Parade celebrates year-round holidays

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Region – With this year’s theme of holidays, the sights and sounds of several special occasions were celebrated Sept. 8...

‘Four Artists Four Visions’ exhibit to be held in Worcester

Worcester – “Four Artists Four Visions” will be on exhibition from Saturday, April 8 through Sunday, May 7 at the Sprinkler Factory, 38 Harlow...

Sunscreen dispenser installed at Ellsworth-McAfee Park

Northborough - Don’t forget your sunscreen. This is the message that Kelly Scangas and the Northboro Junior Woman’s Club (NJWC) want to relay as people start to spend more time outdoors this season. It’s also why there is a new sunscreen dispenser at Ellsworth-McAfee Park on Route 135.