47.5 F
Westborough, US
Friday, April 26, 2019

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...

Demolition permit denied for ‘Blueberry Lady’s’ home

Historical Commission instead approves six month delay By Bonnie Adams, Managing Editor Westborough – A representative of Kendall Homes, Inc., was admonished by local residents and...

Westborough Selectmen reject offer to save historic Spurr House

By Andrew Strecker, Senior Community Reporter Westborough – The Westborough Board of Selectmen rejected a single $115,000 bid that would have saved a historic property...

Shrewsbury High School to present ‘Seussical the Musical’

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community reporter Shrewsbury – It’s been 10 years since Shrewsbury High School’s Performing Arts Department has presented “Seussical the Musical” and they...

Marshall, Hashmi win seats on Board of Selectmen

Westborough -   Political newcomers Shelby Marshall (777 votes) and Syed Hashmi (693 votes) both won their bids for seats on the Westborough Board...

Marine surprises siblings at their school

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury - The Mystery Reader program is regularly held through-out the school year at the Walter J. Paton Elementary School....

Clinical trials offer hope to dogs and humans

By Christine Galeone, Contributing Writer Grafton – The American Cancer Society estimates that by the end of this year, there will be 1,735,350 new cancer...

Westborough students ‘walkout’ in show of solidarity for Parkland victims

By Kelly Burneson, Contributing Writer/Photographer Westborough - Westborough High School students participated this morning in the National School Walkout to honor the 17 students and staff...

Marlborough Firefighters battle third fire in a week

By Ron Ayotte, Contributing Writer. Marlborough – The Marlborough Fire Department battled its third fire in a week on the morning of Jan. 25 in a...

Just in time for the holidays, the BORO Sugar Shack opens

New candy store to be staffed by Westborough post-high school transition students By Ilyse Levine Kanji, Special Contributor Westborough - It’s amazing what a community can accomplish...