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Local fire departments celebrate fire safety equipment grants

REGION – Area towns are celebrating grant funding received through the Firefighter Safety Equipment Grant Program last week.  This second year of funding enables fire...

UPDATE: Local groups hold Christmas tree pickup drives

UPDATE: This post has been updated to include information on Marlborough's Christmas tree drop-off program. REGION - Need to get rid of a Christmas tree? Everyone...

RE/MAX Executive Realty celebrates ‘Top Places to Work’ recognition

REGION – RE/MAX Executive Realty is celebrating recent recognition by the Boston Globe after the paper ranked RE/MAX in the number one spot in...

Corridor 9/495 Regional Chamber of Commerce honors 2021 award winners

REGION - The Corridor 9/495 Regional Chamber of Commerce announced the winners of its year-end awards earlier this month, recognizing businesses and individual contributors...
David Korff has been named as a new financial advisor for Avidia Investment Services.

Avidia Investment Services hires new financial advisor

REGION – Avidia Investment Services is welcoming a new financial advisor to its team based in Framingham.  David Korff brings 33 years of financial services...
Algonquin’s Todd Brogna wears a mask during a game in last year’s winter sports season. Student athletes across the region will be back in masks this winter in accordance with state guidance.

Area teams take stock of COVID-19 guidelines as winter season starts

REGION - Players, coaches and fans will be masked. But other familiar elements of the high school winter sports experience will return to normal...
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State, federal legislators consider evolving PFAS concerns, responses

REGION - New developments at the state and federal levels have elected officials charting paths through a new phase in the response to PFAS...
The Bancroft School enrolls roughly 400 K-12 students.

Bancroft School plans info session

REGION - The Bancroft School in Worcester will hold a virtual information session on Wednesday, Dec. 1 from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.  The session...
Grace Cheffers is the Executive Director of Visitation House.

Nonprofit offers homeless, pregnant women shelter and a second chance   

By Jeff Theodore, Contributing Writer  REGION - Since its opening in 2005, Visitation House has helped over 300 women in the Worcester area find their...

HIGH SCHOOL SCOREBOARD: Teams advance in MIAA playoffs

By Chris Wilson, Contributing Writer REGION – The MIAA State tournament continued this past week as regional schools competed in the second round and quarterfinals...