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Monday, December 17, 2018

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...

Local organization lends a paw

Region - With millions of homeless cats nationwide and 50 to 150,000 homeless cats alone living in central Massachusetts, the Second Chance Fund for Animal Welfare (SCFAW) is helping to decrease these numbers by offering affordable and accessible services such as spaying and neutering at a lower cost to their owners.

Shrewsbury man volunteers for Peace Corps in his ‘golden years’

Ed Wilson, a Meals-on-Wheels volunteer at the Senior Center in Shrewsbury, first heard about the Peace Corps in the early 1960s. At that time he had finished a stint in the Army, was involved in his career and raising a family.

O’Brien's 5 & 10 closes in Northborough

Northborough – An iconic Northborough business for 59 years, O"Brien's 5 & 10, closed its doors for good Aug. 8, according to the store's co-owner Bruce Terry.

Hockey always in season for young players in Marlborough

Marlborough – Hockey is known primarily as a winter sport, but not at the New England Sports Center (NESC) in Marlborough. At this facility, located at the crossroads of routes 290 and 495, hockey is a sport played all year long, especially for the Boston Junior Bruins, who call the NESC home. And for the first time, this summer the program hosted a special four-day overnight boarding camp for 32 young players from July 17 to 21.

Music is in the air in Northborough

Northborough - Luke Daunais, 3, and his brother, Kyle, 5, munch on chicken nuggets, fries and apple slices while listening to the band "Drama"...

A great beach day in Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury - Kathleen Wang, 7, and Isabella Lanzarini, 8, enjoy a fun afternoon July 27 at Sunset Beach while participating in the Full-Day Playground...

Spotlight on theater campers in Northborough

Northborough - (l to r) Meredith Cosentino, Isabelle Molander and Katherine Harvey, each 12, wait in the wings prior to their performance in "Who's...

Kids lick the heat wave in Southborough

Southborough - As the temperature rises toward 100 degrees July 22, Spencer Magazu and Teriggi Ciccone, each 6, get relief from the heat as...

Semester abroad has shaky start for Shrewsbury resident

Shrewsbury – When Lindsey Cobb left Feb. 10 to fly to New Zealand for spring semester of her junior year, little did she imagine what would happen in the next month.