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‘Painting’ Marlborough pink

September 28th, 2007

Marlborough – A pink hue will be cast throughout the city of Marlborough during the month of October as various groups do their part to promote breast cancer awareness and prevention. In preparation, the Ameri- can Cancer Society will have a booth for dissemination of informational materials at the Heritage Festival Sunday Sept. 30. Boys [...]

Junior Woman's Club supports our soldiers

September 28th, 2007

Marlborough – At the Heritage Festival on Main Street Sunday Sept. 30 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., the Marlborough Junior Woman's Club will be at work supporting U.S. troops overseas. Coolties, polymer-filled scarves that lower body temperature by one to four degrees, will be available for a donation of $3. For each one purchased, [...]

Civil air patrol recruits cadets

September 28th, 2007

Students commended in 2008 National Merit program

September 28th, 2007

Marlborough – Marlborough High School Principal Mary Carlson has announced that Jillian Bailey and Jacobson Blomquist have been named Commended Students in the 2008 National Merit Scholarship Program. A Letter of Commendation from the school and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC), which conducts the program, will be presented by the principal to these scholastically talented [...]

Happy to create at FIRST Lego Robotics

September 28th, 2007

Culinary arts students get a taste of hospitality

September 28th, 2007

Marlborough – Students in the Culinary Arts/Hospitality and Tourism Program at the Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School (AVRTHS) are learning more than how to create palatable dishes. The students are gaining hands-on experience in the hospitality business by operating their own restaurant, open to the public, in the school's Epicurean Room. Under the direction [...]

When lunch is more than a meal

September 28th, 2007

Marlborough – When Phyllis Goldblatt signed on as a long-term substitute teacher at Marlborough Middle School 13 years ago, she had no idea that she would end up creating and heading up a unique program for gifted and talented students. Discover, explore, link, visit and expand (DELVE) are the five basic goals of Goldblatt's program, [...]

Local company gives back to Marlborough students

September 28th, 2007

Marlborough – The Davis Companies Inc., a national staffing firm with corporate headquarters in Marlborough, gave back to the community this fall through its Backpack Giveback Program. In preparation for the new school year, the company purchased more than 100 children's backpacks and stuff ed them full of school supplies for needy families in Marlborough [...]

Two teachers are better than one

September 28th, 2007

Westborough – At first glance, Room C209 is like any chemistry classroom, with a variety of teenagers laughing, chatting, reading or writing. Test tubes are on a counter and, of course, periodic tables are the main decorative theme. Except the periodic tables are in Chinese and German, as well as English. C209 is home to [...]

Music parents group to kick off 30th year

September 28th, 2007

Westborough – The Westborough Music Parents Association (WMPA) will kick off its 30th year supporting Westborough's music program at its Wednesday Oct. 3 meeting, to be held in the Westborough High School library at 7 p.m. Parents of students in kindergarten through 12th grade and all community members are invited and urged to attend. Westborough [...]

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