Friday, June 5, 2020

Northborough’s Sokoloff receives award for athletics and community involvement

On May 15, the Brandeis University Department of Athletics handed out its annual departmental honors. Among the award winners was sophomore Rebecka Sokoloff of Northborough, a member of the women's swimming and diving team.

Local fundraising affected by closures

The changes that have been made due to COVID-19 closures have not been easy for businesses, schools or families. Many local non-profit organizations have also been affected as major fundraising events cannot be held.

Three vie for two spots on Shrewsbury Board of Selectmen 

Three candidates will be on the ballot for two seats on the Board of Selectmen in the Tuesday, June 16 Annual Town Election.

St. John’s class of 2020 is celebrated as ‘Pioneer Strong’

A cloudy morning on May 17 greeted 206 graduates from Saint John’s High School’s class of 2020 on what would have been their graduation day.

Westborough boards praise Dairy Queen for establishing safety protocols

By Jennifer Grybowski, Contributing Writer Westborough - After a discussion between the Board of Selectmen (BOS) and Board of Health (BOH) last week regarding concerns...

Southborough Annual Town Meeting rescheduled to June 13

By Vicki Greene, Contributing Writer Southborough – Following Gov. Charlie Baker’s extension of the emergency declaration to May 18, Town Moderator Paul Cimino alerted residents...

Children’s Orchard in Westborough open for curbside pickup

Westborough – Children’s Orchard in Westborough is now open for curbside pickup at its 18 Lyman St. location Monday through Friday 11 a.m. to...

Corridor 9/495 Chamber congratulates 2020 Scholarship recipients 

The Corridor 9/495 Regional Chamber is proud to present the recipients of our 2020 Scholarship awards.

Shrewsbury High School seniors spread musical cheer

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – Making lemonade out of lemons, that’s what ukulele enthusiasts Kyra Ward, Hannah Henczel, Sophia Szal, and Meaghan...

Gibbons students participate in ‘The Playbook Initiative’

Editor’s note – This story refers to an event that occurred before the schools shut down due to the coronavirus mandate. By Lauren Schiffman, Contributing...