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Baker announces strict travel order

Travel form must be filled out by most entering state; eight states exempted Region - Governor Charlie Baker has announced that effective Saturday, Aug. 1, all travelers...

Nature Notes: American Chestnut update

Due to progress in science and technology, it’s time for an update on efforts to bring back the American chestnut 

At Home store coming to Route 9 in Shrewsbury

SHREWSBURY – The home decor store At Home is coming to Shrewsbury.  Shrewsbury Assistant Town Manager Kristen Las confirmed that news in an email to...

Market Basket grand opening delayed due to supply chain issues

When exactly the Market Basket in Edgemere Crossing at Flint Pond is opening is up in the air. Read more about the latest in the project.

Crews search Lake Quinsigamond near Burns Bridge

First responders are currently responding to an incident on Lake Quinsigamond near the Kenneth F. Burns bridge.

Northborough Health Department closes Casa Vallarta following illegal bedrooms, leaks

The Northborough Health Department has ordered the closure of Casa Vallarta after the fire department documented three illegal bedrooms.

Ashley Homestore to occupy part of former Stop and Shop space in Westborough

WESTBOROUGH - Ashley Homestore will open a new location in Westborough, occupying some of the space vacated by the old Stop and Shop location...

Shrewsbury eighth graders may no longer be admitted to Assabet Vocational High School, Superintendent...

SHREWSBURY – Shrewsbury eighth-graders may no longer be able to enroll at Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School, Schools Superintendent Joseph Sawyer recently told...

Site of vacant lakeside building in Shrewsbury saw a variety of uses over time

The history of that location goes back to the mid-1800s, when the Haas and Fenner boathouse occupied the same spot. Years later, a number of buildings were built just east of the boathouse.

New Northborough Marshalls and HomeGoods announce opening dates

The new Marshalls and HomeGoods in Northborough Crossing officially have their opening dates. The stores will open April 27.

HomeGoods, Marshalls and Sierra coming to Northborough

According to Northborough officials, HomeGoods, Marshalls and Sierra will be coming to Northborough Crossing.

UPDATE: BJs considers moving headquarters to Marlborough

BJs Wholesale Club headquarters, currently located in Westborough, is looking to move its 800-1,000 employees to Campus Drive in Marlborough.

Former Christmas Tree Shops location may become trampoline park

Developers had filed permit requests to construct a trampoline park in Olde Shrewsbury Village, which used to be the Christmas Tree Shops.

Shrewsbury Select Board approves licenses for four new businesses

The approvals include Market Basket’s in-store café, Halal Guys, NOLA Cajun Kitchen and Broken Creek Vineyard.

‘We need to get rid of that building yesterday’: Westborough weighs Regal Cinemas site’s...

Westborough police officers are at the now town-owned former Regal Cinemas property on Turnpike Road every shift and every day.

‘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.
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Westborough School officials outline hybrid model for return to classes

Students to be assigned to one of two major cohorts By Jennifer L. Grybowski, Contributing Writer Westborough - Students in Westborough will return to school Tuesday, Sept...
Ramiro Torres stands with his ex-wife Sandie and his wife Nicole, who is planning to run the Boston Marathon for Sandie.

Shrewsbury resident to run Boston Marathon for husband’s ex-wife

By Dakota Antelman, Managing Editor SHREWSBURY - Nicole Torres is planning to run the Boston Marathon on behalf of her husband’s ex-wife, Sandie Rossini. A Shrewsbury...

Pastries, generosity and more: a Westborough bakery begins anew

Sweets fill the space within the newly-opened Main Street Pastries and More at the Chauncy Plaza at 135 Turnpike Road.

Landscaping worker killed while trimming trees in Northborough

By Laura Hayes, Senior Community Reporter NORTHBOROUGH - A man in his mid-20s was killed after he came into contact with a power line while...