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Friday, January 18, 2019

Operation Friendship facilitates international bonds, cultural awareness

Grafton - In 2014, Kimberly Edgren was inspired to get involved with Operation Friendship (OF) of Grafton when her then freshman daughter wanted to join as a delegate. OF is a nonprofit, non-governmental affiliate of the United Nations.

Learning the world's continents in Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury - Christina Zarobe (center) joins her children Gabriel Hurdle, 8, and his sister, Gracie, 6, as they create models of climbers hiking up...

Second annual speech showcase honors Polito, students

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury High School (SHS) Speech and Debate Team hosted the second annual Evening Speech Showcase May 4 to highlight the team's talents through student performances. Awards were also presented during the event to Karyn E. Polito, a former selectman and state representative, as well as to four SHS students. "The football team, they'se on Shrewsbury Cable. A lot of people know about what they do, but not a lot of people know what the speech and debate team does," event co-organizer Robert Mahowald said.

Everybody loves Northborough’s Applefest Parade

Northborough – The Applefest Parade drew lots of Northborough residents and visitors to downtown Sept. 20, the second of the three-day 24th annual fall...

Dion excited about new opportunity with Worcester Bravehearts; Westborough native will serve as manager...

By Matthew Dunn, Contributing Writer Region - A great indicator of leadership capabilities is being able to answer difficult questions. When newly appointed manager of...

Intergenerational pen pals meet in Hudson

Hudson - After writing letters monthly since September 2010, participants in an intergenerational Pen Pal Program meet in person for the first time May...

Moon shines in red over region in rare lunar event

By Dakota Antelman, Contributing Writer Region – A rare coincidence of a blue moon, a supermoon and a lunar eclipse enlarged and reddened the...

Marshall, Hashmi win seats on Board of Selectmen

Westborough -   Political newcomers Shelby Marshall (777 votes) and Syed Hashmi (693 votes) both won their bids for seats on the Westborough Board...

It will be a (k)night to remember

Shrewsbury - With a little help from a "friend," John Martello, the grand knight for the Shrewsbury Knights of Columbus Adelphi Council #4181, makes...

Tree clearing on schedule in Westborough

Westborough - A large pile of logs sits on the banks of the Sandra Pond Reservoir. Crews have been clearing trees at the reservoir...