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Brain Injury Association of Massachusetts offers hope, support

Westborough – When a high profile citizen, such as Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, suffers a brain injury, it becomes front-page news. But each year, 1.4 million other Americans sustain a head injury of some type as well. When this happens, it can leave the patient and their family feeling frightened and alone.

Westborough Rec team goes undefeated

Westborough - The 2014 Westborough Recreation Basketball League finished their winter season March 8. The B-8 Red team, comprised of seventh- and eighth-graders from...
WCLT scholarship winner Peter Howarth

WCLT awards two scholarships

Westborough - The Westborough Community Land Trust (WCLT) has awarded two $1,000 scholarships and two honorable mentions to graduating Westborough High School (WHS) seniors...

Business owners vow to fight for repeal of “confusing” software tax

Westborough - Saying they have been blindsided and burdened by a newly enacted state sales tax on software services, a number of local technology business owners vowed to work for its repeal and pledged to stay more engaged in Beacon Hill politics in the future. "We dropped the ball," said Vic Melfa, owner and president of The Training Associates in Westborough, where some 30 business owners and executives gathered in a training room to tell State Rep. George N. Peterson Jr., R-Grafton, and State Rep. Matt Beaton, R-Shrewsbury, how the new tax has impacted their businesses. "As business owners sometimes we are too focused on what we are doing and not engaged enough in what's happening on Beacon Hill."

Westborough baseball advances to division semi-finals

Northborough – The number 7 seed Westborough High School Rangers baseball team defeated the number 2 seed Algonquin Regional High School Tomahawks by a score of 7-1, in a MIAA Central Division 1 quarter-final playoff game played on June 8.

Westborough teen signs with Turner Scott Motorsports

Westborough - Kaz Grala is not your typical high school freshman. In his "free" time, the Worcester Academy honor roll student can be found speeding through the ranks of the auto racing world. Grala recently signed with Turner Scott Motorsports, racing a fullsize Chevrolet stock car weighing in at around 3,200 pounds with a 650-plus horsepower engine.

Open Mic Night at Tatnuck Bookseller in Westborough

Westborough - Join your host Steve Beckwith tonight, Nov. 25, from 6 to 8:30 p.m., for an Open Mic Night at Tatnuck Bookseller, 18...

Harris will not run for Westborough re-election

By Bonnie Adams Government Editor Westborough - As the Westborough 2011 election season gets started, one familiar name will not be mentioned as...

Emery resigns amid pension snafu

Westborough--Leigh Emery has resigned her seat on the Board of Selectmen, a move that preserves her ability to collect a pension from her 30 years of working as a state employee--and leave the board operating with four members until March. Selectmen at their meeting Oct. 14 voted against holding a special election to fill Emery's seat, instead placing the two remaining years of her term on the ballot for the March 2015 town election.

Green Thumb team wins golf tournament

Region – The Green Thumb Garden Center of Westborough team, consisting of (back, l to r) Larry McGoldrick, Jason Converse,...

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Westborough youth spreads message of kindness

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