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Southborough honors veterans with flag placement at Rural Cemetery

Community members gathered at Southborough’s Rural Cemetery on Friday evening to replace the flags on veterans’ graves.

Sale of former Regal Cinemas property in Westborough moving forward

The sale of the former Regal Cinemas is moving forward after the Select Board approved a request for proposals (RFP) on Tuesday. 

Retired NYC firefighter speaks at ARHS Memorial Day Assembly

Students at Algonquin received a unique look at history last week when retired New York City Fire Battalion Chief John Martorana spoke.

St. Mary School students sing National Anthem before WooSox game

Students from St. Mary School sang the National Anthem prior to a Worcester Red Sox game at Polar Park in Worcester on Sunday.

Massachusetts AG sues major PFAS manufacturers

Massachusetts AG Maura Healey announced a major lawsuit against more than a dozen manufacturers of PFAS chemicals used in firefighting foam. 

Westborough imposes water restriction

The Westborough Department of Public Works has implemented a water restriction. DPW head Chris Payant addressed the restriction on Tuesday.

Northborough American Legion Post hosts Veterans’ Coffee Hours

The Legion Post 234 has been hosting Veteran’s Coffee Hours with a different speaker presenting each month since late last year.

Women’s softball returns to Westborough after more than a decade

After more than a decade’s absence, women’s softball has returned to Westborough with teams from a number of area communities.

Community Advocate May 27, 2022

In this week's edition read Women’s softball returns to Westborough after more than a decade

‘A bittersweet moment’: Edgemere Diner leaves its Shrewsbury home

Shrewsbury’s Edgemere Diner is on the move. It’s not going far, at least for the time being, however, moving to Grafton.

UPDATE: Truck catches fire on I-495/MassPike ramps near Westborough/Hopkinton town line

A truck fire drew Hopkinton and Westborough fire personnel to the I-495/I-90 interchange early Tuesday afternoon.

Shrewsbury holds Town Meeting

The Shrewsbury Board of Selectmen will now be known as the Select Board after receiving a thumbs up from Town Meeting last weekend.

Student made 9/11 sculpture comes home to Shrewsbury

As the cars pulled over for a police-escorted motorcade traveling Route 290 and the streets of Shrewsbury last Thursday, they probably had no idea why a Shrewsbury Facilities truck would warrant such attention. 

ARHS sophomore’s drawing to be displayed in U.S. Capitol Building

A drawing by Algonquin sophomore Deven Bullard will hang in the US Capitol Building for a year after winning best of show.
A sign in downtown Marlborough asks residents to get vaccinated against COVID-19. (Photo/Dakota Antelman)

Shrewsbury selectmen consider developing public comment policy

The Shrewsbury Board of Selectmen is considering developing a public comment policy for its meetings following recent discussion.

Westborough Scouts host Senior Citizen Pasta Dinner

Westborough’s Boy Scout Troop 100 hosted its annual Senior Citizen Spaghetti Dinner earlier this month at the Senior Center.

Commuity Advocate May 20, 2022

In this week's edition read Northborough Planning Board heads to trial in Gutierrez appeal

Shrewsbury softball beats Westborough in late-season game

A late softball season matchup ended in a 10-3 Shrewsbury win over Westborough on Wednesday in Westborough.
Ellsworth McAfee Park is at 363 South St. in Northborough.

Be Well Northborough kick off event set for June 22

Northborough’s new Be Well Northborough initiative will kick off with a bang next month with an official kickoff event.

Shrewsbury Board of Health implements mask advisory

A mask advisory is now in place in Shrewsbury following a unanimous vote by the Board of Health on Friday morning.