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Increasing the net sales price of your home in 2009

March 27th, 2009

It appears that we may have turned the corner at last, and the first few weeks of March have seen a big job in sales activity here in Central Mass. and several multiple offer situations. Of course, when that happens, it often seems to be met by a big increase in inventory as home sellers [...]

Arts Center hosts exhibit

March 27th, 2009

Southborough – Currently on exhibit at the Arts Center at Southborough is "Collage: Process and Product." The show explores the rich and unique art medium of collage, which includes pasted papers, altered books, mixed media, assemblage and much more. The title of the exhibit refers to two diverse ways of making art. One way to [...]

Seven school positions could fall victim to budget cuts

March 27th, 2009

Westborough - The Westborough School Committee learned at its March 18 meeting that seven elementary and intermediate school teaching positions may be eliminated in order to meet the level-funded budget Town Manager Henry Danis has requested from the School Department.     The Westborough School District’s total fiscal year (FY) 2009 budget, following both the May and [...]

Hospital Auxiliary to award eight scholarships

March 27th, 2009

Region – The Marlborough Hospital Auxiliary awards eight scholarships of $700 each to seniors going on to higher education or technical training in the health field. The scholarships are open to students who live in Berlin, Bolton, Hudson, Marlborough, Northborough, Southborough, Stow, Sudbury or Westborough. Applications are available to students in the Guidance Departments of [...]

Local high school students bring tragedy to life

March 27th, 2009

Northborough/Southborough – Every 15 minutes March 11, a bell rang at Algonquin Regional High School (ARHS), a student left the class and a police office r entere d the class to announce the "death" of that student in an alcoholrelated crash. For the rest of the day, those students' desks were marked by black cloth [...]

Shrewsbury High, St. John's teams win two state titles

March 27th, 2009

Shrewsbury – It's been almost a fortnight since the events occurred on back-to-back days, but Shrewsbury in particular and Central Massachusetts in general is still basking in the glow of a pair of state championships. For starters, on March 14 the St. John's basketball team defeated Lynn English 80-62 at the DCU Center to win [...]

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March 27th, 2009

Mulligan's Taverne and Restaurant

March 27th, 2009

PHOTO/K.A. ESPOSITO Some of the skilled staff at Mulligan's Taverne and Restaurant (l to r) includes server Erica Jarry, chef Shawn O'Regan and bartender Tim O'Regan Westborough – After a long day of yard work and housework, I was in no shape to cook, so my son and I headed out to one of our [...]

Civic Club assists counseling center

March 27th, 2009

Westborough – Don Shapleigh and Ziggy Porada, both active Westborough Civic Club members, provide a welcome gift to David Russo and Cam Sowa of the Assabet Valley Pastoral Counseling Center, located at 8 Church St., in support of their work with the community. Donations provided by the Westborough Civic Club are used solely for the [...]

It's easy bein’ green

March 27th, 2009

Region Westborough resident Doug Mosher and State Rep. Karyn E. Polito, R-Shrewsbury, are inviting the public to a Green Energy Conference Monday April 6 at the Massachusetts Technology Collaborative, 75 North Drive, Westborough. The event is intended to provide local residents with information about current technology – including wind and solar power – that can [...]

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