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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Shrewsbury outlasts Hudson in marathon game

By Jeff Slovin, Contributing Writer Shrewsbury - The Shrewsbury High School Colonials baseball team defeated the Hudson High School Hawks 5-4 in a marathon 14-inning game...

Marlborough couple advocates for abandoned babies

Marlborough - Mike and Jean Morrisey have been through the heartache of losing a baby from a miscarriage. So when they got a chance call from the state medical examiner's about an abandoned baby, they knew they had to do something. "We were known throughout the state for our fight against the hospital where my wife had a miscarriage," said Mike Morrisey. So when a baby was found dead in 2011, officials contacted the Morrisseys. "They said we would know someone who could help keep the baby from being buried in Potter's Field," Mike said, of the areas in cemeteries where indigent or those whose identities are not known are buried.

Northborough community rallies for annual Town Cleanup

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Northborough - For over 20 years, the Northborough Women’s Club and the Northborough Community Affairs Committee have teamed up...

Gonzalez wins Hudson Youth Baseball's Araujo MVP award

Hudson – Two Hudson Youth Baseball/Softball (HYBS) baseball teams recently finished an exciting season by winning their division championships. Both the Tucks Trucks Major...

Shrewsbury woman to compete in Miss Massachusetts Pageant

Shrewsbury - Caitie Coates of Shrewsbury will be competing in the 73rd annual Miss Massachusetts Scholarship Pageant Friday, June 29, and Saturday, June 30,...

Shrewsbury girls edge out Westborough in gymnastics

By Kelly Burneson, Contributing Photographer Westborough – The Westborough High School Rangers hosted the Shrewsbury High School Colonials for a meet held Jan. 11 at...

Algonquin girls” LAX wins Central Mass. Division 1 title

Worcester - The top-seeded Algonquin Regional High School faced the second-seeded Shrewsbury High School Colonials for the Massachusetts Girls Lacrosse Central Division 1 final June 8 at Commerce Field at General Foley Stadium in Worcester.

Grafton kids enjoy Field Day

Grafton – Kindergarten students at North Grafton Elementary School participate in Field Day held at the school on June 8. Photos/Mary Pritchard ...

Parent of cancer survivors organizes Dana-Farber fundraiser

Hudson – Participating in a new program called Cheer for Dana-Farber, cheerleaders and students in kindergarten through fourth grade at Mulready Elementary School displayed their spirit Nov. 6 for Pajama Day to benefit the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. The fundraiser was organized by Stacey Hartford, whose two youngest sons, Dominic and Jacob, are childhood cancer survivors.

“Sweats for Vets” founder appeals to public for holiday donations

Region – In a region that has celebrated eight major sports championships in just over a decade, it's a common sight to see many wearing clothing bearing the logos of those winning teams. Everyone, it seems, wants to show their Red Sox, Patriots, Celtics, or Bruins pride.