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Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Lemonade and sunshine in Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury - On a pleasant summer day, young entrepreneurs brightened up the spirits and quenched the thirsts of their customers. (Sitting, l to r)...

Thanks to Springsteen, Shrewsbury girl has a night to remember

Shrewsbury – Although Bruce Springsteen is a huge international superstar, most 10 year olds probably don’t know who he is. But Kate Guagnini, who is a fourth grade student at the Coolidge Elementary School, does, and is a big fan, thanks to her parents Elaine and Brian.

Shrewsbury Scout receives Eagle rank

Shrewsbury - At a recent Eagle Scout Court of Honor ceremony at the First Congregational Church (FCC) of Shrewsbury, John Robert Lindsay of Troop...

Avidia donates to the Hudson Portuguese Club

Region - The Avidia Charitable Foundation recently donated $1,000 to the Hudson Portuguese Club. This donation is for the Hudson Portuguese Athletic Program. Avidia Bank...

Shrewsbury’s Ruthie Gutkin celebrates 100th birthday among family and friends

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – It’s not every day that one gets to celebrate their 100th birthday. Rona Long of Shrewsbury and...

Westborough Girl Scouts roller skate party benefits Stand Up for Kids

Westborough – Recently, the Westborough Girl Scouts held a roller skating party which resulted in hundreds of donations for Stand Up for Kids. The...

Hudson’s 12th balloons fest features sights, sounds and tastes

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Hudson – Spectacular sights, sounds and tastes were experienced from dawn to dusk Aug. 17 at the 12th Balloons &...

Rep. Hannah Kane to host inaugural Charity Classic Golf Tournament

Shrewsbury/Westborough – Newly elected State Representative Hannah Kane will host her inaugural charity golf tournament Monday, August 17, at The Haven Country Club in Boylston. Kane will carry forth the important fundraising traditions of her predecessors, former state representatives Karyn Polito, currently lieutenant governor, and recently appointed Secretary of Energy and Environmental Affairs Matt Beaton.

Shrewsbury is home to one of the world’s best snowboarders

Shrewsbury – Shrewsbury is home to one of the world’s best snowboarders. And although that may seem like an improbable statement, it’s true. Though the northeast has historically produced some outstanding ski and snowboard talent, it’s typically in places much further north than Shrewsbury. But that hasn’t hindered Mike Ravelson from becoming one of the most-recognizable up and coming names in snowboarding.

Friendships abound with boost from Southborough Youth and Family Services

Southborough - New friendships are being made in Southborough. It’s a phenomenon that’s been bolstered by Southborough Youth and Family Services since the early 1980s when the town’s mental health arm first started their multigenerational Project Friend program.