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World Trade Center artifact to become memorial in Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury - On Sept. 11, 2001, the day two terrorist-piloted airplanes were flown into the World Trade Center towers, plummeting New York City into chaos and carnage, Shrewsbury Fire Department Cpt. William Cummins, along with the rest of the fire crew, watched helplessly as the events unfolded on television.

Northborough sets fees for plowing and sanding private ways for the approaching winter

Northborough – Department of Public Works Director Scott Charpentier went before the Board of Selectmen Sept. 25 to present for approval the new fee schedule for plowing and sanding of private ways for the upcoming 2017-2018 winter season. The two private roads that the town maintains are Harris Avenue and Maple Lane.

Crosswalk repair to be done in Shrewsbury’s Lakeway Business District

Shrewsbury - The following crosswalks will be repaired from Sunday, July 23 through Tuesday, July 26 from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. in Shrewsbury’s...

Spyridon “Spyro” Economou, owner of Westborough House of Pizza, dies

Worcester - Spyridon "Spyro" Economou, 52, of Worcester suffered a massive heart attack Monday morning, Sept. 2? in his home and died shortly afterward...

Westborough selectmen approve remote participation policy

Westborough--Reversing a previous position, the Board of Selectmen July 22 voted to adopt a policy governing remote participation in meetings, allowing board and committee members to take part in meetings by conference call in limited circumstances. Some board members said they remained uneasy about the arrangement, but acknowledged it was necessary to help keep volunteers who are forced to be away from town frequently from dropping off town boards. There are currently 21 vacancies on various boards and committee, Selectmen Chair George Barrette noted.

Westborough issues mandatory water ban

Westborough - The Department of Public Works (DPW) has issued a mandatory water ban that includes the following restrictions: • No nonessential outdoor water use...

Sept. 16 – Your Community Advocate – Focusing on life up and down Route...

Region – The Community Advocate is now partnering with Charter TV3 in Worcester to produce a new cable feature – “Your Community Advocate – Focusing...

Men arrested in prostitution sting in Northborough

Westborough – Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. released this statement this afternoon: Ten men, charged with sexual conduct for a fee, were...

Howdy, Mr. MHS 2011!

With this year's "Wild West" theme, 14 contestants representing MHS classes, clubs and sports displayed good humor and sportsmanship as they vied in categories including talent, formal wear and interview.

Westborough police arrest Hudson man for open and gross lewdness

Westborough – Police Chief Alan Gordon released this statement this morning: On 2/17.13, at approximately 12:43 AM, Officer Brian Massey was informed by the employees...