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Caught in between selling and buying a home?

August 29th, 2008

Selling a home and buying a new one can be a difficult balancing act. A homebuyer can take a liking to a home that is for sale, want to make an offer to buy it, but be hesitant because they have yet to sell their existing home. In an ideal world, both transactions would occur [...]

Anctil family announces engagement

August 29th, 2008

Westborough – Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Anctil of Westborough are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Christine Michelle, to Timothy Roland Charland, son of June and Craig Hillier, also of Westborough. Christine and Timothy are both 2001 graduates of Westborough High School. Christine is a 2006 graduate of Regis College and is a [...]

Slack family announces grandchild

August 29th, 2008

Westborough – Shane Jacobs Winter was born to Natick residents Bryan and Erin (Slack) Winter at Newton-Wellesley hospital July 23. Shane is the grandson of Jim and Peggy Slack of Westborough and Myrna Winter of Framingham.

Ahmed family welcomes newborn

August 29th, 2008

Westborough – Arianna Michelle Sarina was born to Zahid and Maria (Mart) Ahmed of 47 Bowman St., Westborough, at Newton-Wellesley hospital July 15. Arianna's grandparents are Zia and Rashida Ahmed of Germantown, Md.

Community rallies to celebrate Boroughs family branch groundbreaking

August 29th, 2008

Westborough – The Boroughs Family Branch of the YMCA of Central Massachusetts held a groundbreaking ceremony Aug. 13. The ceremony heralded the start of construction of the branch's new Wellness Center. Attendees included the YMCA's many benefactors and community leaders, including State Rep. Karyn E. Polito, R-Shrewsbury. Representatives from Avidia Bank, Ball Financial, Curry Printing [...]

Players’ Club holds auditions for ‘Anne of Green Gables’

August 29th, 2008

Westborough – The Westborough Players' Club (WPC) will hold auditions for its children's musical theater production "Anne of Green Gables" Friday Sept. 5 from 7 to 9 p.m. and Saturday Sept. 6 from noon to 4 p.m. Auditions will be held at the Westborough Players' Club headquarters on Phillips Street, Westborough. (Phillips Street is off [...]

‘Greens for Teens’ raises more than $60,000

August 29th, 2008

Westborough – (l to r) Gerry Cohen, Gordon Army, Steve Hebert and Matt Hebert of Western Carriers are the foursome winners of the recent YMCA of Central Massachusetts's 18th annual "Greens for Teens" golf tournament at Blackstone National Golf Club in Sutton. Over 140 golfers played, raising more than $60,000 to benefit the YMCA's youth [...]

Music department offers concert passes for sale

August 29th, 2008

Westborough – The Westborough High School (WHS) Fine Arts Department is offering family concert passes for the 2008- 2009 school year. Passes are $15 per immediate household for the entire year. Regular admission to all concerts is $5; admission is free for Westborough senior citizens. Passes are good for the WHS winter concerts Wednesday Dec. [...]

Church collects items for U.S. soldier, Iraqi children

August 29th, 2008

Westborough – The Peace and Justice Committee at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, 3 John St., Westborough, has "adopted" a female soldier in Iraq. The soldier is a sergeant whose name is Erin. She is 25 years old, from western Pennsylvania and has a 16-monthold daughter. Erin joined the Army after high school, before Sept. 11, [...]

Board names search committee

August 29th, 2008

Westborough – The Board of Selectmen formally appointed nine members of the Town Manager Search Committee Aug. 19. The 10-member committee includes town department heads and officials who will work with the manager, Town Coordinator Henry Danis said. The members are: Selectman Lydia Goldblatt; Selectman Rod Jané; Maryanne Bilodeau, assistant town coordinator and human resources; [...]

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