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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Physician Focus: Medication Safety

Region - Both in the hospital and at home, medication errors are among the highest number of errors we experience in medicine.

Howie Carr featured guest at Corridor Nine Chamber of Commerce breakfast

Westborough – When one of New England's most notorious fugitives, James "Whitey" Bulger, was captured earlier this summer after 16 years in hiding, the reputed mob boss once again became front page news. One of those with a keen interest in this story is Howie Carr, who has written two best-selling books about Bulger and his cohorts, "Hitman: The Untold Story of Johnny Martorano, Whitey Bulger's Enforcer & The Most Feared Gangster in the Underworld" and "The Brothers Bulger".

Final paving begins on Westborough's South Street

  Westborough – After being delayed by Monday's downpours, the...

Southboro Medical physician reflects on change, progress at medical practice

Southborough - Pediatrician Dr. Marvin Ostrovsky has served as president of Southboro Medical Group (SMG) for 29 years and in that time he's seen vast changes in the field of medicine.

Westborough cyclist rides for ‘fun, fitness, transportation’

Westborough – When gas prices rose dramatically in 2005, Ellen Gogul of Westborough, always an avid cyclist, decided not to give any more money to oil companies and began riding her bike whenever possible instead.

Kids discover fun at summer camp in Northborough

Northborough - Nicholas McFarland, 5, and Kevin Dong, 6, glide down the water slide during the July 6 session of Kid's Discovery, a summer...

Shrewsbury Historical Society presents awards, scholarships

Shrewsbury - As part of its outreach to the community, the Shrewsbury Historical Society recently presented awards and scholarships to a number of area residents.

First kicks at Marlborough program

Region - Isabele Brown, 3, of Hudson listens to instructor Kara Kendrick during the Aug. 3 session of Soccer Playgroup, offered by the Together...

Local organization lends a paw

Region - With millions of homeless cats nationwide and 50 to 150,000 homeless cats alone living in central Massachusetts, the Second Chance Fund for Animal Welfare (SCFAW) is helping to decrease these numbers by offering affordable and accessible services such as spaying and neutering at a lower cost to their owners.

Exploring Shrewsbury: a mix of historical, outdoor opportunities

Shrewsbury - Shrewsbury is often overlooked as only a suburb passed through on the way from Worcester to Boston.