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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

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...

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...

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...

Welcome home Ziggy!

Region - On Nov. 30, “Ziggy” a 1-1/2 year old Puggle, went missing near the BJ’s store at the Northborough Crossing. As his distraught...

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...

Moms turn grief into recovery through local support group

Marlborough – A pair of mothers who lost their sons to drug overdose are using their tragedy to help others. Kathy Leonard lost her 27-year-old son Jonathan Testa in December and Cheryl Juaire lost her son Corey Merrill, 23, in 2011 – both to heroin overdose.

Neighborhood carolers celebrate 50th anniversary

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Westborough – Westborough’s 300th year ended with another milestone. The Old Colony Drive carolers musically spread holiday cheer on...

Five local organizations to benefit from Whole Foods’ grand opening in Shrewsbury

By Melanie Petrucci, Contributing Writer Shrewsbury - Whole Foods Market, located in the new Shrewsbury Lakeway Commons, 193 Boston Turnpike, will open its doors to...

Three times not the charm – winter not ready to leave yet

By James M. Arnold, Weather Specialist Region - Here we go with storm number 3 in our current series bearing down on us.  I don't know...

Shrewsbury runners notch All American status at national championships

By Dakota Antelman, Contributing Writer Shrewsbury - Joe Young said his friend and teammate Chris Matthews elbowed him in the mouth. He added, however, that he does...