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Trotting snowy 5K route for Westborough schools

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Westborough – Over 900 runners and walkers – along with some youngsters in strollers – traveled a snow-lined 5K...

Love in motion

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By Bonnie Adams, Managing Editor Westborough – When the weather is nice, Rose Belle, a five-year-old Cavachon, and her owner, Sarah Malone, like take a walk...

Selectmen view site plan for proposed Mass General Brigham medical center

By Susan Gonsalves, Contributing Writer WESTBOROUGH – Selectmen spent part of their April 27 meeting reviewing the site plan for an outpatient medical facility proposed by...

Happily going green

Northborough - Judy Gustafson claps along to Irish tunes at the St. Patrick's Day Celebration held March 11 at the Northborough Senior Center. Guests...

Fall harvest fun

Region - Crisp fall air, bright sunshine, and farms loaded with ripe crops means it’s time for picking apples and choosing pumpkins. Local farms offer opportunities to spend a day outside and enjoy New England’s bountiful harvest.

Brown greets supporters in Westborough

Westborough – Dozens of supporters of U.S. Sen. Scott Brown, the junior senator from Massachusetts, were thrilled at the opportunity to meet him at an informal event held at Uhlman's Ice Cream Stand July 3. Brown greeted kids, adults and even a few dogs who had gathered in the shop's parking lot for the chance to chat with him.

Making music in Horribles Parade

Marlborough - Costumed members of the Whitcomb Middle School Marching Band lead the annual Horribles Parade, held Oct. 26 along Main Street. Prior to...

Young theater enthusiasts are in good “Company”

Northborough – Acting students are taught to trust their creative instincts. A group of students and recent graduates of Algonquin Regional High School (ARHS) are learning that lesson on their own. They formed Black Box Productions, a community theater group consisting entirely of high school and college students. The group is presenting its second production, the musical comedy "Company," for four performances: Thursday, Aug. 15, and Friday, Aug. 16, at 8 p.m., and Saturday, Aug. 17, at 2 and 8 p.m., at the ARHS Small Performance Theater. This cast of "Company" features 14 performers ages 15 to 22.
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Remembering Robert Kennedy and Martin Luther King

By Joan F. Simoneau, Community Reporter Marlborough - Fifty years ago, two nationally prominent men who were following parallel paths in opposition to racism, poverty...

After 47 years, Toomey says goodbye to Northborough police

Northborough – Chances are if you have stopped in or called the Northborough Police Department for any reason, you have spoken with William Toomey. But as of Dec. 17, Toomey’s long career with the department – an astonishing 47 years – came to an end as he retired from his position of supervisor of communications and records and E-911 PSAP director.