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Saturday, November 17, 2018

Happy Fourth of July from Westborough!

Westborough – Residents and guests got a head start on the holiday celebration June 27 at the annual Westborough July 4th Family Block Party held downtown. Organized by the Westborough July 4th Planning Committee, the evening event featured four hours of family fun.

Westborough Public Library art exhibit features Highlands’ resident

Westborough - On St. Patrick’s Day, two busloads of seniors traveled to the Westborough Public Library (WPL) from their home at The Highlands, an independent living retirement community in Westborough. En masse, they attended an opening reception for their fellow resident Sheila Granger, whose paintings — mostly watercolors — are on display at the WPL’s meeting room through Friday, April 15.

Brown greets supporters in Westborough

Westborough – Dozens of supporters of U.S. Sen. Scott Brown, the junior senator from Massachusetts, were thrilled at the opportunity to meet him at an informal event held at Uhlman's Ice Cream Stand July 3. Brown greeted kids, adults and even a few dogs who had gathered in the shop's parking lot for the chance to chat with him.

Panera Bread donates $35,000 to Worcester County Food Bank

Feeding America initiative provides funds to local food bank Region - PR Management Corporation, a franchisee of Panera Bread, recently presented $35,000 to the Worcester...

Local swimmers among top performers at championship meets

Shrewsbury - Jordan Ross, 13, of Shrewsbury was among 60 members of the Bluefish Swim Club to qualify for and compete at...

Think local…shop local

Region - There is no doubt that shopping online is convenient. But local merchants are hoping that shoppers will consider visiting their establishments on...

Young patriot shows her spirit

Shrewsbury - Audrianna Lucia Leab, the nine-month-old daughter of Angela and Devan Leab of Shrewsbury, gets into the patriotic spirit of the day at...
Girl Scouts from Marlborough and Hudson with the bags they put together for local foster children. Photo/submitted

Local Girl Scouts take action to help foster children

By Kate Tobiasson, Contributing Writer Marlborough/Hudson - Some teenagers might be happy to spend their summers on the couch, but five charismatic girls from Marlborough...

Schwartz to exhibit art at Westborough library

Westborough – Local artist Janet Schwartz’s exhibit, "There and Back Again" will be on display at the Westborough Public Library, (meeting room on lower...

Hudson pays tribute to fallen military veterans

Hudson – Memorial Day was observed May 29 in downtown Hudson with a parade led by the AMVETS Post 208 Color Guard followed by representatives from the town's veterans' organizations and Hudson-Concord Elks Lodge 959. Also marching were state and town officials with Scout troops. Music was provided by the Hudson High School (HHS) Marching Band under the direction of Jason Caron.