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Playing in the pool in Marlborough

Marlborough - Phillip Costa and Luke Aldrich, each 7, play tag in the Wading Pool at Ferrell Field on Sawin Street on its first...

Northborough woman enjoys miniature pastime

Big tools in Nancy Gale's basement workshop in Northborough are offset by the tiny tools in her miniature garage shop replica.

The C.A. six tips of the day for May 1

Region –Today is Tuesday, May 1, the 122nd day of 2012. On this day in 1931, the Empire State Building in New York City was...

Southborough volunteers ship final packages to troops

Southborough – During Armed Forces Day weekend, May 17 and 18, Southborough resident Lisa Braccio and a team of volunteers exceeded their goal with the ninth and final care package drive for troops deployed overseas. They packaged over 9,000 pounds of goods into 364 boxes. Added to the past drives, the grand totals are 9,117 boxes weighing about 208,800 pounds.

Divided Northborough Planning Board opposes variance ban

Northborough ??" The majority of Northborough Planning Board members Oct. 23 said they opposed a Town Meeting warrant article that would ban the Zoning Board of Appeals from granting use variances. Petitioner Lisa Maselli said use variances can allow for the misuse and abuse of power by zoning boards. She compared variances to automobiles as a "necessary element in everyday life, but dangerous in the wrong hands."

Athlete Spotlight: Shrewsbury junior Jay Reynolds

Team: Shrewsbury High varsity baseball Coach: Lee Diamantopoulos Notable 2012 Stats: 4 - 3 record with 53 strikeouts and a 2.07 ERA What is your favorite baseball memory? "One of my earliest and most favorable memories playing baseball was pitching in the town championship game as a 12-year-old." What other sports do you participate in? "Along with baseball, I also play football and run indoor track in the winter."

Shrewsbury selectmen approve SELCO cable rates

Shrewsbury - At the February 26 Shrewsbury Board of Selectmen meeting, the board unanimously approved a $2.80/month rate increase for SELCO subscribers who get both the BASIC cable service and the Expanded BASIC cable service. For those using just the BASIC service, their monthly rate will increase $1.17.

Specialist Brian K. Arsenault, 28, of Northborough

Northborough – Specialist Brian K. Arsenault, 28, Bronze Star recipient, was valiantly killed in action while serving with Company B, 1st Battalion 504th Parachute...

Shrewsbury Police report pedestrian seriously injured in hit and run

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Police Department released this statement this evening: On November 12th at 1:07 PM Shrewsbury Police responded to 103 Harrington Ave in...

Seniors enjoy sheriff’s annual picnic

By K.B. Sherman, Contributing Writer Shrewsbury - Worcester County Sheriff’s Seniors’ Annual Picnic was a great success Aug. 20.  Sponsored by Worcester County Sheriff Lewis...