Saturday, April 21, 2018
Miss Massachusetts Teen USA 2018, Lexi Woloshchuk, presents the Mr. MHS 2018 trophy to the newly-crowned Austin Wise, who competed as Mr. Jazz Band.

Crowning Mr. MHS 2018 with international flair

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Marlborough – A dozen contestants representing classes, clubs and sports teams good-naturedly competed in categories including legs, talent, formalwear...

Friends establish fundraiser for Northborough grandmother in need

Northborough – A Go Fund Me page, “Be an Angel for an Angel,” has been started for a lifelong Northborough resident who is in...

Big Win for Grafton Basketball over Nipmuc

  By Jeff Slovin, Contributing Writer Grafton – The Grafton Indians girls’ basketball team defeated Nipmuc Warriors by a score of 45-27 in a game played...

Hudson dedicates new DPW headquarters to Joseph Rego

By Dakota Antelman, Contributing Writer Hudson - Town officials dedicated the newly constructed Department of Public Works (DPW)/Police Department headquarters to longtime DPW Director Joseph...
A horse-drawn wagon passes Hudson Appliance on Main Street.

Hudson enjoys 15th downtown holiday stroll

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Hudson – Mild temperatures Dec. 2 attracted numerous residents and visitors to the 15th annual Hudson Downtown Holiday Stroll....
Holiday gear accessorizes some chorus singers’ musical performance.

There’s no place like ‘Home for the Holidays’

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer   Marlborough – On a comfortably cool Dec. 1, residents and visitors filled Union Common in the Marlborough Downtown Village...
Apple Tree Arts Community Chorus singers perform in the Great Hall at the Town House. Photos

Grafton hosts 22nd annual holiday celebration

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Grafton – It was unseasonably mild Dec. 3 when residents and visitors enjoyed attending Grafton Recreation’s 22nd annual Grafton...

Holiday kickoff features stroll, parade, tree lighting

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Westborough – On Nov. 26, special appearances by Santa and Mrs. Claus once again bookended a holiday kickoff along several blocks of West Main Street in Westborough. Families joined the jolly couple as Westborough Recreation presented its third annual Holiday Stroll and light parade in conjunction with the Rotary Club of Westborough continuing to host its popular tree lighting for over 25 years.

Running, walking to end Alzheimer’s disease

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Shrewsbury – About 1,500 runners and walkers representing 23 states braved the cold Nov. 23 to start their Thanksgiving by participating in the seventh annual Turkey Trot for the Memory. Beginning at and ending near Shrewsbury’s Town Common, the five- and two-mile run/walk benefits the Alzheimer’s Association Mass./N.H. chapter.

Marlborough Rotary Club marks 35th Turkey Shoot

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Marlborough – The popular, long-running fundraiser scheduled as a countdown to Thanksgiving continued Nov. 18 when the Marlborough Rotary Club presented its 35th annual Turkey Shoot in the cafeteria at Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School.