Monday, August 3, 2020

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."

Northborough Rotary presents grant to Algonquin teacher

Northborough - Michelle Gillespie (right), president of the Rotary Club of Northborough, presents a Rotary District 7910 Simplified Matching Grant for $2,000 to Family...

Westborough Woman's Club holds New England clam bake Sept. 29

Westborough - The summer doesn't have to end with the Labor Day.? Come enjoy a taste of summer with a New England clam bake,...

HEFfer Fest BBQ competition, food festival Sept. 8 in Hudson

Hudson - The New England Barbecue Society and Hudson Education Foundation (HEF) are co-hosting HEFferFest, Hudson's first BBQ competition and food festival, Saturday, Sept....

Reminiscing with popular oldies band's lead singer

Marlborough – As lead singer of the Reminisants, Marlborough resident Mike Joyal performs over 150 engagements annually throughout New England, and a weeklong cruise to Bermuda on Norwegian Cruise Lines. After 12 years entertaining at Hampton Beach, N.H., they were among the first bands selected for multiple bookings this debut season of the shoreline's new Seashell Stage. While Joyal enjoys travelling to gigs, he also welcomes opportunities to work locally.

Driving for a cure in Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury - Spencer resident and Leicester-Spencer Eagles member Shelly Travers (left) poses in front of her show truck along with her brother, Holden resident...

Hudson's Arts Alliance “rocks” summer program

Hudson – The Arts Alliance has sponsored the arts since 1991, funding programs like "Art in the Hall." This summer, Hudson residents will soon be able to find art in other places – like on the Hudson Rail Trail. "Art Rocks" is a program in which local artists of high-school age and older can paint rocks along the trail with nature-themed art. It is the third of many ongoing projects collectively known as Hudson Pathways. The goal for Art Rocks is to beautify the rail trail and spark interest in it.

Marlborough chamber president receives award for 25 years of service

Marlborough Chamber President receives award for 25 years of service Marlborough – Susanne Morreale Leeber, CCE, president and CEO of the Marlborough Regional Chamber of...

Sholan Farms: Pick your own apples and buy farm-fresh produce in Leominster

"Sholan Farms is a property of around 167 acres - 28 acres of fruit trees, and an additional 30 acres or so of blueberries, pumpkins, raspberries, summer vegetables, community gardens and hay. The rest is woodland and trails and a 40-acre meadow out back that we maintain as a habitat for nesting birds," said Mike Meehan, manager of the farm, operated by the nonprofit Friends of Sholan Farms.