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WESTBOROUGH LOCAL NEWS & EVENTS, MA

Stay in the know with Westborough’s latest updates. From breaking news to essential local updates, we’re your reliable source in Westborough, MA. Trust our newspaper for in-depth community insights and timely information. Your go-to for staying informed.

MIAA playoff tournament brackets released

It's that time of year! The MIAA has released playoff brackets for hockey and basketball. Find out which of your favorite teams qualified for the tournament below. 

Segway helps Westborough resident move around again

Munden obtained the Segway almost two years ago after seeing someone else move about on the device.

How to garden with native plants

Social time at 6:30 p.m., followed by a business meeting at 6:45 p.m. and the program at 7 p.m.

Vehicle drives into Assabet River in Westborough; no injuries

According to Westborough Fire, the vehicle was traveling eastbound on Maynard, and drove into the river along a stretch of the road that curves to the right.

Julio’s Liquors makes list of top 17 liquor stores in U.S.

Julio’s Liquors has been named one of the 17 best liquor stores in the U.S. by Tasting Table. It's the only chosen spot in New England.

Board of Health issues statement about tuberculosis

In response to growing concerns about tuberculosis cases, the Board of Health issued a statement on Monday, Feb. 19.
Shir Joy Chorus Photo/submitted

Shir Joy Chorus to perform ‘Songs of Light and Hope’

The Shir Joy Chorus will present “Songs of Light and Hope – a live concert” on Sunday, Feb. 25 at Congregation B’nai Shalom.

Central One donates to African Community Education

Central One Federal Credit Union recently donated $50,000 to African Community Education (ACE).

BORO Program continues to thrive

The Sugar Shack recently obtained a tablet-style register for sales at pop-up shops and other remote locations.

Westborough library committee to ask for $1.6 million toward repair project

When Town Meeting convenes on March 23, there will be a request of $1.6 million toward the repair project for the Westborough Public Library.

A ‘banner night’ for Westborough athletics

Banners were unveiled and titles were won at Westborough High School during the girls basketball game on Wednesday, Feb. 14.

Westborough Scouts to host Pancake Breakfast

Westborough Boy Scouts Troop 100 will host the 45th annual pancake breakfast on Sunday, March 3, from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Westborough School Committee chooses new superintendent

The Westborough School Committee selected Allison Borchers on Feb. 12 to be the next Westborough superintendent.

Snowstorm downgraded, but still lots of closings, postponements

The latest forecast from the National Weather Service is showing a lesser amount than the foot-plus of snow predicted for the region.

Schools work on Town Meeting article for Hastings roof

The school district is working on a draft Town Meeting warrant article to address the leaky roof at Hastings Elementary School.

Learn about the ‘Mother of America’s Romantic Valentine’

The Westborough Women’s Club will present “Esther Howland: Mother of America’s Romantic Valentine,” by historian Kristina Nilson Allen on Tuesday

Algonquin wins Mid-Wach league gymnastics championship

Local gymnastics teams gathered at Shrewsbury High School on Saturday afternoon for the Midland-Wachusett League gymnastics championships.

Rates set for Westborough’s stormwater fee

Nearly a year after gaining Town Meeting approval, the Department of Public Works has announced the rates for the new stormwater utility.

Next Westborough superintendent could be named Monday

A replacement for Amber Bock as Westborough superintendent could be named as soon as Monday, Feb. 12. The candidates were interviewed Feb. 7.

Regional dispatch center may set up at former Harvey School

The former Harvey school building near downtown Westborough could become home for the new regional dispatch center.