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Howdy, Mr. MHS 2011!

With this year's "Wild West" theme, 14 contestants representing MHS classes, clubs and sports displayed good humor and sportsmanship as they vied in categories including talent, formal wear and interview.

Saint John's students sing, dance, speak at New Year Festival

Shrewsbury - Hours of dance practice and years of classroom study came together for Saint John's High School students at a festival celebrating the Chinese New Year Feb. 13.

Westborough down by a goal

Westborough - Westborough High School's David Lloyd (#2, left) unleashes a shot on goal as North Middlesex Regional High School's Will Faulkner...

Melissa Ewing inspires with art, generosity

Westborough - When most college students come home for their winter break, there are usually two things on their mind – sleep and catching up with friends. Melissa Ewing had something more ambitious planned for her vacation when she came home to Westborough in late December 2010. Melissa spent the month of January creating three beautiful murals that now grace the Fales Elementary School, Gibbons Middle School and the Westborough Library.

Cottage Children's Center in Marlborough celebrates 30th anniversary

Marlborough - Founded in 1981 by Marlborough parents who wanted excellence in child care for their offspring, the Cottage Children's Center has achieved that goal for the past 30 years.

Something new is cooking with kids in Northborough

Northborough - Rose Gebauer, 2, and her nanny, Blanca Cappello, knead pizza dough together during the Feb. 15 session of Pre-K Cook...

Algonquin comes out on top in close contest with Shrewsbury

Region – Shrewsbury High School's Julia Mastrototaro (#5, left) battles Algonquin Regional High School's Cassandra Chaves (#14, right) for the puck....

Family business in Northborough offers both Thai, sushi choices

By Nancy Brumback Contributing Writer Northborough - Despite the cold wind, icy roads and piles of snow that turned Yoong Tong's delightful atrium...

Northborough resident Stephen Moore named Butterfly Club president

By Seth Stutman Community Reporter Northborough - Stephen Moore has taken a winding road to the presidency of the Massachusetts Butterfly Club (MBC),...

Westborough Rangers overcome Algonquin Tomahawks

Region – Algonquin Regional High School's senior forward and captain Brett Sexton drives for the hoop past Westborough High School's Dan Orlando...

Venturing back in time in Marlborough

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Marlborough Third-grader Owen Wise tries his hand at operating a wringer washer during Tin Cup Adventure, an educational program about pioneer living, held...

Kerry Larkin of Westborough wins state DAR award for essay

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Kerry Larkin, a 7th grade student at the Gibbons Middle School, recently won first place in a contest sponsored by the Massachusetts...

Two special friends inspire first-time Westborough marathoner

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By Bonnie Adams Government Editor Westborough - Ed Sherr admitted that he does not fit the typical profile of a first-time runner in...

Shrewsbury woman offers a dose of laughter

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By Lori Berkey Contributing Writer Shrewsbury - Carol Little comes from funny genes. Her father and her uncle teamed up to star in a...

Snow much fun in Marlborough

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Marlborough - Michelle Krieg, 4, and her sister, Rebekah, 7, have fun snow tubing together Jan. 29 down a hill at Ghiloni...

Shrewsbury woman offers a dose of laughter

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By Lori Berkey Contributing Writer Shrewsbury - Carol Little comes from funny genes. Her father and her uncle teamed up to star in a...

Westborough Friends of Facing History and Ourselves Foundation learn about human behavior

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By Patrick Bryant and Gail McBride WESTBOROUGH - The Westborough Friends of Facing History and Ourselves (FHAO) Foundation held...

Northborough residents take a ride on the Holiday Trolley

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Parker Bruso, 3, is not sure what to make of his visit with Santa Dec. 11. Santa was on hand taking Christmas lists and posing for pictures with area children as part of Northborough's Holiday Trolley ride.