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WESTBOROUGH LOCAL NEWS & EVENTS, MA

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Westborough Players to hold auditions for ‘Stepping Out’

Westborough – The Westborough Players Club will hold auditions for its upcoming production, “Stepping Out,” Monday, Dec. 8 and Wednesday, Dec. 10. Callbacks will...

Taco Bell celebrates grand opening in Westborough

By Bonnie Adams, Managing Editor Westborough – Local town and business officials gathered Nov. 19 to celebrate the grand opening of the new Taco Bell...

New Taco Bell holds grand opening

Westborough – Local town and business officials gathered Nov. 19 to celebrate the grand opening of the new Taco Bell at 289 Turnpike Road, Route 9 West. The restaurant is owned by principals Roger Lockwood, David Lockwood and Gordon McKinnon.

Westborough Historical Society collects donations for Holiday Boutique

Westborough - The Westborough Historical Society is collecting donations for its Holiday Boutique Sale. Holiday-themed items, jewelry and other collectibles may be dropped off...

Central One treats veterans to lunch

Westborough – Local veterans were treated to a special luncheon at the town’s Senior Center Nov. 11 courtesy of a donation from the Westborough Central One Federal Credit Union branch.

Westborough’s Especially for Pets supports Baypath shelter

Westborough - Especially for Pets has selected the Baypath Humane Society of Hopkinton to be its first quarter 2015 Charity Nail Clipping Program recipient....

Westborough High School students thank veterans and community by giving back

Westborough – On Nov. 15, a cold, brisk Saturday morning, a dozen Westborough High School (WHS) National Honor Society (NHS) members went to the town’s four cemeteries to remove American flags that had been placed on veterans graves.

Girl Scouts offer holiday babysitting

Westborough - Westborough Girl Scout troop 30633 is offering babysitting Saturdays, Dec. 6 and Dec. 20, from 5 to 9:30 p.m. Cost is $6...

Marcia M. Keiley, 82, of Westborough

Westborough - Marcia M. Keiley, 82, of Westborough, formerly of Gloucester and Framingham, passed away peacefully Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014 at the Kindred Transitional...

Tatnuck Bookseller hosts ‘Nutcracker’ for fifth year

Westborough – It was beginning to look a lot like the holidays Nov. 9 as members of the Youth Ballet of Worcester Company, the resident youth ensemble of Ballet Arts Worcester, presented excerpts of “The Nutcracker” at Tatnuck Bookseller, Café & Gift Shop.

Region to commemorate Veterans Day Nov. 11

Region – The region will commemorate Veterans Day Tuesday, Nov. 11. Here is a preview of local Veterans Day events received as of press...

Toys for Tots drive at Westborough Village

Westborough - Westborough Village is collecting new, unwrapped toys for Toys for Tots now until Monday, Dec. 15. To participate, drop off donations at...

Westborough Scouts navigate day and night at Scout-O

Westborough - Several hundred Boy, Girl and Venture Scouts navigated through the woods in the dark with just a map and compass at the...

Board takes key step in acquisition of Westborough State Hospital

Westborough - The Board of Selectmen Oct. 28 took a key step toward finalizing the town's acquisition of the Westborough State Hospital property, approving a land disposition agreement with the state. The public equivalent of a purchase and sale agreement, the agreement will eventually being recorded at the Registry of Deeds, giving the town authority over the property in a deal approved by lawmakers in August.

Selectmen maintain single tax rate, residential bills to drop modestly

By Keith Regan, Contributing Writer Westborough - Selectmen Oct. 28 voted to maintain a single tax rate for commercial and residential properties, saying it is...

Eugenie M. F. Boutilier, 97

Westborough - Eugenie M. F. Boutilier, 97, of Westborough, formerly of Southborough, passed away peacefully Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014 at the Kindred Transitional Care...

Barry Jaffee, 70, of Westborough

Westborough - Barry Lewis Jaffee, of Westborough, a well-known local CPA, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014 with his devoted family at his side....

Westborough High School to present ‘The Laramie Project Cycle’

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Westborough Scouts to hold clothing drive

Westborough – Boy Scout Troop 100 will hold a clothing drive fundraiser Saturday, Nov. 1, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Tufts...

Evelyn L. Bellemer, 91, of Westborough

Westborough - Evelyn L. Bellemer, 91, of Westborough, passed away peacefully Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014 at the Beaumont Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in...