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Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Westborough soprano rediscovers her voice

Westborough – As a young girl growing up in Worcester, Karen Amlaw loved to sing. But because her voice was, as she described it, "really big," Amlaw, who now resides in Westborough, was forbidden by her family to practice inside.

Westborough to raise plumbing, gas fees

Westborough - The town of Westborough has been charging substantially less for plumbing and gas fees than surrounding communities. As a result, Building Commissioner Tin Htway presented a proposal to the selectmen at their July 12 meeting that would raise those fees to be more in line with what other towns are charging. After a brief discussion, the board agreed to approve the proposal.

Westborough veteran still giving after all these years

Westborough – Westborough resident Luis Torres, 75, has more energy and zest for life than people half his age. He still has the crisp demeanor of one who has served in the Army for a long time.

EDITORIAL: Who should decide what wreck to wreck?

Westborough - When the state's Division of Capital Asset Management (DCAM) tore down two old buildings on Lyman Street in Northborough last year, officials...

CSX presents safety plan to selectmen

The Board of Selectmen held a public hearing during its July 12 meeting with officials from CSX Transportation (CSX) and its transfer affiliate, TRANSFLO Terminal Services to discuss safety measures that will be implemented at CSX's proposed new terminal for 19 Walkup Drive.

Sherr named to LLS Massachusetts Board of Trustees

Westborough - The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Massachusetts Chapter has announced that Edward L. Sherr of Westborough has been elected to the Board...

Mill Pond in Westborough holds Sixth Annual United Nations Summit

Westborough - For middle school students living in a community such as Westborough, life can sometimes be a bit sheltered. But at the Mill Pond School, home to the district's grade four through six students, the philosophy is to look beyond the town's borders and be of service to others.

Chili's dining night to support Girl Scout trip

Region - Girl Scouts across the nation will celebrate their 100th anniversary in 2012. As part of the celebration, 20 girls from the Central...

Westborough selectmen hear CSX update

Westborough – On June 28, the Board of Selectmen held what Chair Lydia Goldblatt called one of many public hearings in Westborough regarding the development of a bulk transfer facility proposed by CSX Transportation Inc. and its transfer affiliate, TRANSFLO Terminal Services.

PHOTO GALLERY: Westborough July 4th Block Party features family fun

Westborough - The annual July 4th Family Block Party kicked off the holiday weekend July 1 downtown on West Main Street. In addition to...

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Westborough comes together in love and solidarity

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