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Friday, February 22, 2019

A community comes together to celebrate on MLK Day in Westborough

By Adway S. Wadekar, Contributing Writer Westborough – On Jan. 21, Connections in Faith, the Westborough Interfaith Association, the Westborough Public Schools, and Westborough Connects...

Marlborough nonprofit founder is ‘beacon of hope’ for underprivileged youth

By Nance Ebert, Contributing Writer Marlborough - Rodrigo Noronha has a strong connection to his faith and has always lived by the mottos: “Do unto...

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Families celebrate ‘The Year of the Pig’ with joyful performances

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – The Massachusetts Beijing Chinese Language School (MassBCLS) presented a family friendly feast for the eyes and soul as...

Scholar’s fascination with Thomas Merton leads from battlefield to awards ceremony

Shrewsbury – In “The Sign of Jonas,” the Trappist monk, author and theologian Thomas Merton wrote: “Keeping a journal has taught me that there is not so much new in your life as you sometimes think. When you re-read your journal you find out that your latest discovery is something you already found out five years ago. Still, it is true that one penetrates deeper and deeper into the same ideas and the same experiences.”

Algonquin basketball knocks off Shepherd Hill

By Jeff Slovin, Contributing Writer Northborough - The Algonquin Regional High School boys’ basketball defeated Shepherd Hill by a score of 78-62 in a game played...

Trahan touts vocational education as she tours Assabet Valley

By Dakota Antelman, Contributing Writer Marlborough - Assabet Valley Regional Vocational Technical High School packed its school restaurant Jan. 28 to welcome U.S Congresswoman Lori Trahan...

Arctic weather expected this afternoon

By James M. Arnold, Weather Specialist Region - I just want to be sure that you are up to date on the possibility of some...

Communities come together to honor and support Ava

Nine-year-old is daughter of fallen Firefighter Christopher Roy By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – After Worcester Firefighter Christopher Roy, a resident of Shrewsbury, died from...

Sheriff’s Office and Marcotte Foundation join forces in self-defense training for women

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Region – On Jan. 22, Worcester County Sheriff Lewis Evangelidis teamed up with the Vanessa T. Marcotte Foundation for the...