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Friday, June 14, 2019

Grafton Library patrons enjoy party for 90th, 183rd birthdays

Grafton – Grafton Public Library (GPL) patrons of all ages had multiple reasons to celebrate June 24. Sudden downpours stopped in time for most of a four-hour outdoor celebration at Grafton Common to commemorate the library’s 90th anniversary and what would have been the 183rd birthday on June 20 of its benefactor Jerome Wheelock.

Snowflakes fall for 18th charity kickball tourney

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Hudson/Marlborough – On March 2, a light snowfall steadily – and fittingly – occurred during the 18th annual Snowflake Charity...

A Christmas wish fulfilled

Submitted by Paul Tomashefsky Shrewsbury - On December 15, 2016, our son Jonathan was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. He was 17 years old, and...

Learning about worldwide holidays at Boroughs Y

Westborough – Kids of all ages enjoyed the fun and educational 13th annual Children’s Festival of Holidays, celebrated Dec. 12 at the Boroughs Family Branch YMCA. Children learned about holidays observed around the globe through crafts, music, dance and culinary treats. While they explored the multicultural festival, parents could holiday shop at a craft fair.
The Spirit of Shrewsbury Fall Festival announced a benefit concert to support the Worcester County Food Bank, Shrewsbury Youth & Family Services, and St. Anne’s Human Services. PHOTO COURTESY OF SPIRIT OF SHREWSBURY FALL FESTIVAL COMMITTEE

The Spirit of Shrewsbury Fall Festival to host first benefit concert

Shrewsbury – The Spirit of Shrewsbury Fall Festival announced a benefit concert to support three worthy local charities - the Worcester County Food Bank,...

The C.A. picture of the day

Shrewsbury - Alice Foster and her granddaughter, Madeline Zawada, 4, enjoy Sparky's Puppets in "Adventures in Dreamland," presented June 7 at the Shrewsbury Public...

Shrewsbury hockey defeats Hudson; advances to finals

By Jeff Slovin, Contributing Writer Fitchburg – The top-seeded Shrewsbury high school boys’ hockey team defeated fourth-seeded Hudson 6-2 in a Central Mass. Division 3...
Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito was on the campaign trail recently in Marlborough, speaking at the New England Sports Center as Mayor Arthur Vigeant and NESC General Manager Wes Tuttle look on. Photos Submitted

Lieutenant Governor visits Marlborough on the campaign trail

By Cindy Zomar, Contributing Writer Marlborough - Lt. Governor Karyn Polito asked for four more years in the Statehouse at a gathering at the New...

Local woman pedals to division win at Mt. Washington race

Northborough - Many people have made it to the top of Mount Washington – some drive, some hike, and some take the Cog Railway. It’s the highest peak in the Northeast at 6,288 feet above sea level. On Aug. 19, Northborough resident Lisa Ludwig biked 7.6 miles as part of the Mount Washington Autoroad Bicycle Hill Climb and placed first in her age division.

The C.A. picture of the day

Westborough comes up short Region – Westborough High School (WHS) sophomore guard Dan Orlando (#22, center) drives past Algonquin Regional High School (ARHS) senior forward...