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Westborough applies for grant for Otis Street corridor improvements

Westborough town leaders are moving forward with a grant application that would fund a number of improvements along Otis Street.

Westborough girls tennis beats Walpole, continues playoff run

Westborough's girls tennis season will continue after a 5-0 sweep of Walpole in their Round of 32 state tournament match on Tuesday. 

Westborough police log, June 10 edition

Westborough Friday, May 27 9:53 a.m. Homestead Blvd. Parking violation/complaint. 12:34 p.m. E Main St. Suspicious activity. 1:01 p.m. Daania Dr. Well-being check. 2:19 p.m. Mountain View Dr. Disturbance...

Graphic novelist with Westborough roots to see biggest release yet

An Idaho-based graphic novelist originally from Westborough will release a new book with his largest production run yet on July 19.

Westborough boys tennis opens playoffs with win over King Philip

The WHS boys tennis team swept its way into the next round of the state championship tournament on Monday with a win over King Phillip.

Westborough High School graduates its 150th class

WHS celebrated its 150th graduating class on Saturday when the 292 students of the class of 2022 assembled for their outdoor ceremony.

Westborough Lions Club awards 2022 scholarship

The Westborough Lions Club recently awarded its 2022 Post-Secondary Education Scholarship to Westborough High School senior Riya Parikh.

Westborough groups mark Mental Health Awareness Month

Mental Health Awareness Month, taking place last month, may have come to an end. But local leaders emphasize that resources remain available.

Group hosts creatives networking event at Tatnuck Bookseller

WESTBOROUGH - Local creatives gathered at Tatnuck Bookseller in Westborough last week as part of a new networking event organized by the group Creative...

Businesses, residents speak out against Westborough plastic bag bylaw change

Members of the Westborough business community voiced concerns regarding changes to the town’s plastic bag bylaw on Wednesday. 

Weather phenomenon rolls dense pollen cloud across region

A drop in temperatures across the region brought with it a particularly dense cloud of pollen on Tuesday, rolling across area communities.

Westborough holds 2022 Memorial Day observances

Memorial Day observances got underway in Westborough on Monday morning as the annual Memorial Day parade makes its return.

Region plans 2022 Memorial Day observances

Area communities are all gearing up for Memorial Day observances on Monday as many welcome a return to more traditional parades.

Julio’s Liquors collaborates on Jackstraw Brook IPA

A collaboration between Julio’s Liquors and a Vermont brewery is benefiting the WCLT while highlighting Westborough’s Jackstraw Brook.

UPDATE: 21-year old man facing charges after alleged assault at Westborough hotel

estborough Police say they took a male suspect into custody late Friday night after fielding reports of "an altercation involving a knife." 

Sale of former Regal Cinemas property in Westborough moving forward

The sale of the former Regal Cinemas is moving forward after the Select Board approved a request for proposals (RFP) on Tuesday. 

Massachusetts AG sues major PFAS manufacturers

Massachusetts AG Maura Healey announced a major lawsuit against more than a dozen manufacturers of PFAS chemicals used in firefighting foam. 

Westborough imposes water restriction

The Westborough Department of Public Works has implemented a water restriction. DPW head Chris Payant addressed the restriction on Tuesday.

Women’s softball returns to Westborough after more than a decade

After more than a decade’s absence, women’s softball has returned to Westborough with teams from a number of area communities.

Westborough police log, May 27 edition

Westborough Sunday, May 8 12:29 a.m. Robin Rd. Well-being check. 5:17 a.m. Lyman/Chauncy Sts. Suspicious auto. 10:21 a.m. Endicott Dr. Disturbance (general). 4:19 p.m. Chestnut St. Well-being check. 8:00 p.m....