Northborough women knit for peace

As conflict and poverty plague the world, one group of women knits to improve the lives of others and spread world peace.

Joy-Den offers custom designs, repairs in Marlborough

Marlborough - Whether a professional athlete is buying a $100,000 engagement ring or a grandparent is buying a $25 silver bracelet for a child's confirmation, every customer at Joy-Den Jewelers is important, said Chad Yesue, owner of the downtown Marlborough retailer.

Check out this week's print edition on newsstands now (June 17 edition)

Check out this week's print edition on newsstands now... There's nothing like the serendipity of discovery in the print product. Plus, it's the only...

Shrewsbury High School graduates Class of 2011

Shrewsbury - Gathered prior to the graduation ceremony for the Class of 2011, held June 2 at the Shrewsbury High School Field House, are...

Westborough sewer rates to increase

Westborough – The town's water and sewer rates will be going up in fiscal year (FY) 2012, but not as much as expected - just yet. This news was relayed to the Board of Selectmen at its June 14 meeting by Town Manager Jim Malloy.

SOFTBALL: Assabet loses Division 3 final

Marlborough - Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School's (AVRTHS) Brenna Boucher lets a pitch fly in a light shower during the team's Central Mass...

Joyce A. Johnson, 76

Shrewsbury/Worcester - Joyce A. (Kender) Johnson, 76, of Worcester and formerly of Shrewsbury and West Brookfield, died Tuesday June 14, 2011 after an...
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Peter F. Thier, 69

Marlborough - Peter F. Thier, 69, died Saturday June 11, 2011, after an illness of several months. Born and raised in Pecs, Hungary, he...

Lorraine Rachel Westerberg, 84

Marlborough - Lorraine Rachel (Lawson) Westerberg, 84, died at her home Tuesday June 14, 2011, after a period of failing health. She was the...

3…2…1… We have liftoff!

Region - Over the past three decades, newspaper journalism has changed significantly, with many newspapers that were once held in high esteem no longer...