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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.

Think local…shop local

Region - There is no doubt that shopping online is convenient. But local merchants are hoping that shoppers will consider visiting their establishments on...

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.

Mistletoe Mart at Trinity Church Dec. 2

Northborough - All are welcome to come to Trinity Church, 23 Main St., Northborough, Saturday, Dec. 2, for its fourth annual Festival of Wreaths...

TrUe Salon and Color Café to host Cyber Monday event

Westborough - Join TrUe Salon and Color Café, 290 Turnpike Rd., Westborough, on Cyber Monday, Nov. 27, from 10:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m., for...

A record $450,000 raised at Boys & Girls Clubs of MetroWest’s annual gala

Region – The Boys & Girls Clubs of MetroWest held the 12th annual Bids for Kids Auction & Gala presented by The TJX Companies,...

Worcester Art Museum to offer December workshops

Worcester - The Worcester Art Museum will offer a wide selection of Studio Programs for adults, teens, youth and families this December. Adult workshops...

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.