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Beaton speaks at SYFS breakfast Shrewsbury - State Rep. Matthew Beaton, R-Shrewsbury, speaks at the 28th annual Shrewsbury Youth and Family Services Community Breakfast,...

Hudson teacher participates in COVID vaccine trial, recounts experiences

By Dakota Antelman, Contributing Writer Hudson - Struggling through an unprecedented semester of teaching, Hudson High School educator Amy Plackowski is also playing a small...

Southborough Access Media documents veterans’ stories

Southborough – Local cable television station Southborough Access Media (SAM) is set to air its most ambitious video project since forming as a nonprofit programming organization. An approximately 30-minute documentary titled “Southborough Veterans: Local Life Lessons” features interviews with nine military veterans conducted by its producer Terry Newman.

Algonquin boys hockey beats Auburn in OT thriller

Nick D’Angelo’s sudden-death overtime goal powered the Algonquin boys hockey team past Auburn on Saturday night.

Annual Falconi Family Memorial Golf Tourney seeks players, sponsors

Southborough - Local golfers are preparing to hit the green Monday, Sept. 16 for the 22nd annual Falconi Family Memorial Golf Tournament and awards banquet. The tournament, which will take place at Juniper Hill Riverside Golf Course (on the Lakeside Course) in Northborough, is the Southborough Senior Center's largest fundraiser of the year. The tournament will be a Florida-style scramble with golfers participating in a variety of games including longest-drive and closest to the pin competitions. Additionally, there will be hole-in-one prizes. A banquet with raffles and a silent auction will follow. Registration is $125 per golfer.

Westborough’s Summer Concert Series to feature music, movie and munchies

Westborough – It will be back to the 70s and 80s fun when the Summer Concert Series is held Thursday, July 19 at the...

Algonquin alumni celebrate 50th reunion

Northborough/Southborough – As students at Algonquin Regional High School (ARHS), Eddi Magay's and Bill Davis's days were packed with classes, sports, extracurricular activities and friends. But the world was on the precipice of major change when they attended ARHS – they graduated in 1962. And although much has changed since that more innocent time, the two said, one thing has been constant – the memories of friendships they made five decades ago.

Summer Guide 2018

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ARHS student newspaper continues to be recognized platform for student voices

By Liz Nolan, Contributing Writer NORTHBOROUGH/SOUTHBOROUGH - The Algonquin Regional High School (ARHS) student run, nationally recognized newspaper, The Harbinger, had to make pandemic adjustments...

Shrewsbury police respond to fiery crash, make arrests

SHREWSBURY - Police found two guns and made two arrests at the scene of a fiery crash in Shrewsbury that left one person with...

Westborough to build second monument to honor Revolutionary War soldiers

Historian says existing plaque contains errors, omissions By Susan Gonsalves, Contributing Writer WESTBOROUGH – To set the record straight and “properly commemorate Westborough’s substantial contribution” when...

Shining a spotlight on a star at Hudson High School

By Caroline White, Contributing Writer Hudson - In the dance studio of Hudson High School, you will find a group of smiling, energetic varsity dance...

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...

Northborough school officials detail damage, ongoing work at Proctor School

District staff recently provided an update on work to replace the roof at the Fannie E. Proctor School in Northborough.

Southborough receives $22,875 climate change resiliency grant

By Stuart Foster, Contributing Writer SOUTHBOROUGH - The state’s Municipality Vulnerability Preparedness (MVP) program has given a $22,875 grant to Southborough as part of $21 million in...

Synchro-Maids to hold 51st Annual Water Show

Worcester – The Synchro-Maids will be holding their 51st Annual Water Show Saturday, April 21 and Sunday, April 22 at the YWCA Central Massachusetts,...

Third annual Beaton Charity Golf Classic raises $40,500

Held Aug. 18 at the Haven Country Club in Boylston, the third annual Beaton Charity Golf Classic concluded with a 19th-Hole Reception, sponsored by Central One Federal Credit Union.

ARHS defeats Westborough in swim meet

Westborough – Undefeated Algonquin Regional High School (ARHS) met Westborough High School? for a co-ed swim meet at the Boroughs Family Branch YMCA...

Tibetan Buddhist monks bring message of peace to Northborough and Shrewsbury

Northborough – The First Parish Church Unitarian Universalist of Northborough, always a busy place, hosted a special group of visitors Nov. 15 to 20 - seven Tibetan Buddhist monks from Gaden Jhamtse, South India. The church's minister, the Rev. Dr. Judith E. Wright, said the monks visit was arranged at the suggestion of parishioner Jeff Bailey, who runs a meditation group at the church.
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Westborough veterans banner proposal prompts discussion over ‘loophole’ in policy

WESTBOROUGH - The Westborough Veterans Advisory Board will move forward with plans to honor local veterans through “Hometown Heroes” banners on downtown light poles. But...