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Friday, April 19, 2019

Remembering those lost to gun violence

Shrewsbury – A prayer vigil to commemorate National Gun Violence Awareness Day was held in front of the First Congregational Church June 2. Participants...

Westborough residents protest Trump administration’s family separation policy

By Bonnie Adams, Managing Editor Westborough – A group of approximately 30 residents gathered at the rotary June 20 to protest the Trump administration’s controversial policy...

Modern Dentistry to offer free dental clinic for veterans

Shrewsbury – As a way to thank local veterans, Modern Dentistry of Shrewsbury is proud to announce that it will be hosting a free Dental Day for veterans on Saturday, Nov. 12. The clinic will be overseen by Dr. Mehdi Karimipour (known as Dr. Mehdi) and his wife, Dr. YiChen (Jenn) Wei, who both joined Modern Dentistry and Dr. Todd Pizzi this past summer. Both doctors have extensive experience and years of dental specialty training. In addition, Dr. Mehdi has trained at the Veterans Affairs Hospital in Birmingham, Ala., which has given him an intimate perspective on the needs of those who have served in the military.

Kids give Easter Bunny an assist in Westborough

Westborough – Young volunteers who attend Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Westborough fill Easter baskets that will be given to the children...

Shrewsbury youth rides to help others

Shrewsbury – Colin Bernard said he began riding dirt bikes when he was about 5 years old. "It's a deal my dad made with me and my brothers," he said. "As soon as we took the training wheels off our bikes, we could learn to ride dirt bikes."

Shrewsbury hosts Mid-Wach track meet

Shrewsbury – Shrewsbury High School hosted six schools for a Midland-Wachusett League Indoor Track meet Jan. 11. This was a dual meet where schools were paired against each other for scoring purposes.

Westborough High student determined to make a difference

Westborough - Westborough High School (WHS) junior Elizabeth Gallary has made it her mission to raise awareness and support for cancer research. The disease hits close to home for Gallary who is dedicated to making a difference in the lives of those affected by cancer.

Westborough loses volleyball state final

Northborough - The girls' volleyball Division 2 State final was held Nov. 17 at Algonquin Regional High School featuring the Westborough High School Rangers against the Notre Dame Academy (Hingham) Cougars.

Algonquin’s McKay is honored by national organization

Northborough - Those devotees of the football gridiron that are of the opinion that “Xs” and “Os” are what the game is all about likely have never met Justin McKay. The fourth-year Algonquin Regional High School varsity football head coach is as well-versed as they come in the intricacies and strategies of the game, but there is another aspect of the much-loved fall sport that sets him aside from a number of his peers; the human side.

Updated – Marlborough firefighters battle early morning 3-alarm fire

By Ron Ayotte, Contributing Writer/Photographer Marlborough – Firefighters fought a three-alarm fire at 144 Chestnut St. on the morning of July 6. The alarm was received...