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Tuesday, September 25, 2018

In Your Shoes to hold clothing drive

Westborough - In Your Shoes will be collecting clothing for boys and girls, ages preschool through high school Saturday, May 16 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Congregational Church of Westborough, 57 West Main St.

Westborough officials appeal to dog owners to clean –up at park

Westborough - The town's Veterans Freedom Park, with its 22-acres off of West Main Street, and which abuts the Mill Pond, has become a favorite recreational destination for many residents, including those who enjoy walking their dogs. But a few owners, who don's pick up after their pets, are ruining the experience for everyone, the Westborough Board of Selectmen said at its April 10 meeting. But rather than employ strict measures to penalize owners or restrict the park's usage, Town Manager Jim Malloy suggested using another way – "emotionally intelligent signage."

Westborough Youth and Family Services to participate in National Depression Screening Day

Westborough – The economy appears to be on a slow upswing. But there are still too many people, including children, who are hurting emotionally. As part of its outreach to residents, the Westborough Youth and Family Services (WYFS) will once again be participating in the annual National Depression Screening Day, which this year will be held on Thursday, Oct. 11. WYFS will be holding the event in conjunction with the Assabet Valley Pastoral Counseling Center.

Veterans Day schedule in Westborough announced

Westborough – The town of Westborough has announced is Veterans Day schedule for Monday, Nov. 12, starting with participants meeting for coffee and doughnuts...

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...

Free ‘CarFit’ event for older drivers to be held in Westborough

Westborough - A free “CarFit event” will be held Tuesday, Nov. 10 from 8:30-11:30 a.m. at the Westborough Senior Center, 4 Rogers Rd. The...

Concert Choir to perform at Dec. 13 Westborough Woman's Club meeting

Westborough - The Westborough High School Concert Choir will perform Tuesday, Dec. 13 at the meeting of the Westborough Woman's Club. The meeting will...

Westborough prepares to vote on State Hospital property acquisition

Westborough – Town Manager Jim Malloy presented the Special Town Meeting articles that pertain to the proposed acquisition of the Westborough State Hospital land during a public hearing on Sept. 17. Held at the Westborough High School auditorium, the meeting was the third and final public hearing to discuss the proposed land acquisition before it comes before Town Meeting on Monday, Oct. 21, where residents will vote whether or not the town will purchase the 95-acre property at a price tag of $2.2 million over 10 years, or $220,000 per year. If purchased, the town would then share with the state anywhere from 30-50 percent of the net proceeds of future development, depending on incentives such as comprehensive studies on land use, adherence to the state's sustainable development principles, and how quickly the town could resell the land for development.

High Holiday schedule for Beth Tikvah of Westborough

Westborough - Beth Tikvah Synagogue, located at 45 Oak St. in Westborough, has announced its High Holiday service schedule for Rosh Hashanah and Yom...

Being ‘neigh-borly’ on Denny Street

Westborough - A blanket of fresh snow fell last night, proof that winter is indeed here. This Denny Street horse, who is not fazed...

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