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Friday, April 26, 2019

Northborough Annual Town Meeting passes ban on plastic bags and polystyrene

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Northborough – Voters passed Articles 36 and 37 eliminating single-use plastic bags in retail and expanded polystyrene containers in food...

Marlborough’s THRIVE organization remembers founder Lorraine Spinazzola

By Nance Ebert, Contributing Writer Marlborough - Lorraine Spinazzola’s recent passing has left a void in those whose lives she had touched by her advocacy, volunteerism,...

UPDATE – Northborough couple killed in murder-suicide identified

Northborough – Worcester District Attorney Joseph D. Early issued this statement this afternoon: The husband and wife killed in a murder-suicide last night in Northborough...

Celebration shines a light on Shrewsbury’s diversity

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – Well over a hundred people of all ages were in attendance - in just the first hour...

Westborough Connects initiates week of kindness

By Kate Tobiasson, Contributing Writer Westborough - An emerging grassroots organization, Westborough Connects, is working to build connection, kindness and resilience throughout the community. Initially formed...

Martinez is special guest at Worcester County Sheriff’s dinner    

By Bonnie Adams, Managing Editor Sutton – Each spring, Worcester County Sheriff Lewis Evangelidis welcomes his office’s reserve deputies to a dinner and swearing-in ceremony. This...

Local leaders meet with Trahan to discuss infrastructure and transportation needs of region

Marlborough – As part of a daylong infrastructure-centered tour of her district U.S. Representative Lori Trahan (D-MA-03) met with local leaders in Marlborough April 16 at Quest...
Dr. Ruth Potee

Potee to present seminar on ‘The Physiology of Addiction’ in Westborough

The Square One Coalition will host family and addiction medicine physician Dr. Ruth Potee, a leading expert in brain development and teen risk taking,...

Board of Selectmen hold special meeting to review fire station building project

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Northborough – Board of Selectmen, Appropriations, Financial Planning and Fire Station Building committees came together in a joint meeting April...

A moment in time

Westborough – Three Westborough High School students who are traveling in Europe over the spring break had the opportunity to tour the historic Notre...