Friday, June 5, 2020

Round-Up meeting in Northborough for new Cub Scouts

Northborough - Rocket launches, the Pinewood Derby, hikes, fishing, camping and community service projects are all part of the adventures of Cub Scouts. The annual...

Vorderers celebrate 25th anniversary

Northborough - Stephen Frederick Vorderer and Renee Elize (Nichols) Vorderer celebrated their silver (25th) wedding anniversary Aug. 1. Stephen and Renee were married at St....

Stephanie G Jewelers: Hopkinton jeweler specializes in custom design

Hopkinton - Does your jewelry box hold pieces you never wear anymore? Consider using those stones and metals to create new and updated jewelry you'sl enjoy wearing, Stephanie Goldberg, owner of Stephanie G Jewelers, recommended.

Shrewsbury mom brings educational experiences to students

Shrewsbury - While students throughout Shrewsbury are starting another school year, Beth McCollum, Coordinator of Volunteer Activities (CVA), is hard at work putting together a broad range of innovative and successful educational experiences for them. Her offerings include presentations on "Enrichment Activities for Animals in Captivity," "Broad Trends in International Relations," visits from local chefs sharing healthy recipes, and scientists from UMass Medical School leading discussions in bioethics classes. The district will once again benefit from McCollum's hard work and planning.

Sun shines on summer campers

Westborough - Grayson Rynkowski, 4, cools off by running through a sprinkler during the Aug. 14 session of Sunshine Kids Summer Camp at Boroughs...

Sampling fitness programs at Westborough Senior Center

Westborough - (l to r) Helen Youngdaul, Norma Powell and Marie Murphy try the Zumba Gold demonstration while attending the annual Fall Open House,...

“Marking” a family day for Miracle League

Northborough - The memory of the late Mark Fidrych was honored during the annual "Make Your Mark" family day Aug. 25 at Memorial Field. The event is organized by Fidrych's wife, Ann, to honor her late husband, the former Detroit Tigers pitcher who was also known for his charitable works. Each year, the event raises money for the Miracle League of Massachusetts, which offers children with physical and mental challenges an organized league in which to play baseball. The event, which raised over $30,000 last year, included food, a moon bounce, Blinkee the Clown, a few local sports celebrities and the softball tournament.

Hudson Garden Club hosts C.L. Fornari Sept. 17

Hudson - Does your garden make you crazy? The Hudson Garden Club cordially invites the public to the Hudson Town Hall, auditorium Monday, Sept....

Wellspring United Methodist Church announces Sept. 8 Hope and Healing service

Shrewsbury - Wellspring United Methodist Church will hold a Hope and Healing service Saturday, Sept. 8 at the Trinity Episcopal Church, 440 Main St.,...

Westborough Newcomers Club not just for newcomers

Westborough - The Westborough Newcomers Club has been welcoming new neighbors, connecting people, and supporting the Westborough community through their Community Giving Fund, for more than three decades. Christina Zogg is in her third year with the "social and civic club," which she said is open to all Westborough residents regardless of how long they'se lived in town. "My first year was as a member," she said. "My second year I served in the role of historian/publicity and in June I became president of the club."