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Monday, February 18, 2019

Athlete Spotlight: Tori Flahive

By Ryan Massad, Contributing Writer School: Westborough High School Grade: Senior Sport: Basketball Coach: Scott Kittredge Notable Achievement: Ranks in the top 5 for points per game in the...

Local cancer support group hosts award-winning cookbook author

Westborough - Almost 30 people – mostly cancer survivors – gathered May 3 for the monthly meeting of Cancer Support for All (CaSfA) at the Central One Federal Credit Union in Westborough. Joanne Sullivan, herself a breast cancer survivor, founded the group in 2011 when she could not find a local support group. What began as a small group, meeting in her family room, now has 80 members.

Local carpenter lends a helping hand to tornado victims

Westborough – When tornadoes unexpectedly touched down and devastated parts of western Massachusetts earlier this summer, people across the commonwealth were concerned. Lee Strout of Westborough was, as well.

‘Spooky Supper’ to be held at Westborough Senior Center

Westborough – The Westborough Senior Center Supporters (WSCS) will be hosting a “Spooky Supper” at the Westborough Senior Center, 4 Rogers Rd., Tuesday, Oct....

Annual 5K/10K Walk/Run to be held for pancreatic cancer research

Westborough - The Westboro Tennis & Swim Club will be hosting the 8th annual 5K/10K Walk/Run Sunday, April 30, to benefit the Lustgarten Foundation...

John J. Van Dam Sr., 59, of Westborough

Westborough - John J. “Jack” Van Dam Sr., 59, of Westborough, passed away peacefully Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014 at home. Born in Boston, he was...

MicroChem receives approval to store combustibles

Westborough - The Board of Selectmen approved a license application during a public hearing held during its Oct. 23 meeting for the company MicroChem to store flammable and combustible materials at its soon-to-be opened 200 Flanders Rd. location. MicroChem manufactures "special chemicals for microelectronics, advanced lithography, and specialty displays," among other things, according to its website. The company has been in Newton for 17 years but decided to move to Westborough in order to expand its operations, Kevin Roache, a representative for the company, told the board. The company was also approved for a 15-year tax increment financing agreement at the Aug. 7 Special Town Meeting.

Howe C. Monteith, 97, of Westborough

Westborough - Howe C. Monteith, 97, of Westborough, passed away peacefully Friday, July 15, 2016 at the Beaumont Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Center in...

Boroughs JCC shuts its doors

Westborough – The Boroughs Jewish Community Center (JCC) will close its doors on Friday, July 29, 2016, six years after a volunteer group of parents opened it as an independent, non-profit charitable center on Oak Street in Westborough. “This is one of the hardest things I’ve ever had to do. My kids think of this place as their second home,” said Boroughs JCC Board President Stephen Marmor.

PENTA accepting applications for Leadership Scholarship

Westborough - PENTA Communications Inc., a fully integrated marketing firm based in Westborough, has announced it is accepting applications for its eleventh annual Deborah...

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Audrey A. Hall, 81, of Westborough

Westborough - Audrey A. Hall, 81, of Westborough, passed away peacefully Feb. 16, 2019 at home. She was the wife of Donald L. Hall. Born...