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Storm debris disposal instructions for Marlborough residents

August 31st, 2011

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Marlborough – Private property owners are allowed to drop-off tree debris associated with the Hurricane Irene storm event as specified below: The City of Marlborough, Department of Public Works is pleased to announce that beginning (today) August 30, the city will be accepting branches and/or tree limbs from private residential property resulting from the Hurricane [...]

American Lung Association 2012 Race Up Boston Place Stairclimb

August 30th, 2011

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Boston – The American Lung Association wants you step up and fight for air at the 7th annual Race Up Boston Place stairclimb event Saturday, Feb. 4, 2012. Experience the climb of your life while you tackle the 41 floors, containing 789 stairs, of One Boston Place in the Mellon Financial Building. Standing at 601 [...]

Westborough Historical Society presents Civil War Living History Day

August 30th, 2011

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Westborough – Saturday, Sept. 24, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., visit a Civil War encampment and enter the daily life of a Union soldier!  Civil War re-enactors, 13th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, Company F, will drill, hold musket firing demonstrations, display uniforms and gear, cook over open fires, and teach children marching drills during a [...]

Shrewsbury Parks & Rec online fall registration begins Sept. 8

August 30th, 2011

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Shrewsbury – Shrewsbury Parks & Recreation fall 2011 registration opens online Thursday, Sept. 8 at 7 a.m. Shrewsbury residents should log into their household account prior to registration to make sure household information is up to date and children's grades are listed with their current grade in the fall. The fall brochure is now available [...]

Northborough almost back in business!

August 30th, 2011

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Northborough residents – rejoice – your Irene nightmare is almost over!  From the town's website – http://bit.ly/pahdbu – Power has been restored to most areas in Northborough.  For those that remain without power, National Grid is advising that it still may take until later in the week to fully restore all areas. National Grid crews [...]

Has Southborough gone to the birds?

August 30th, 2011

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Southborough – There have been multiple turkey sightings, including this family of four, in Southborough recently. Residents on Flagg Road, Hickory Road and Red Gate Lane have reportedly seen a lot of these “visitors” this month. This photo was taken on Hickory Road.    Photo/Kathryn Korostoff

Start of Marlborough schools delayed to Sept. 6

August 30th, 2011

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Marlborough – As a result of extended power outages and other after-effects of the recent storm, Marlborough Public Schools is moving the start day for students to next Tuesday, Sept. 6. “I have been in regular communications with Marlborough city staff, who are monitoring the after-storm damage and working to re-establish services as quickly as [...]

Open House to mark Southborough Library centennial

August 30th, 2011

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Southborough – The Southborough Library will celebrate its first 100 years Saturday, Sept. 17, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., with an Open House. The community is invited to join in for this milestone. The Southborough Library was established in 1852, it was in 1911 that it came to be at its current location at [...]

Tribute bands highlight Sept. 11 Rock Against Diabetes Concert

August 30th, 2011

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Ashland – If you like that good old time rock “n” roll, head down to Burnham's Supper House in Ashland Sunday, Sept. 11, for the inaugural Rock Against Diabetes Concert. The outdoor concert, which runs from 2 to 6 p.m., features tribute bands playing the music of Paul McCartney, Elton John, Rod Stewart and Pat [...]

William J. Thome, 46

August 30th, 2011

Maynard – William J. Thome, 46, died at home Sunday Aug. 28, 2011 after being stricken ill. He leaves his wife, Patricia A. (Johnson) Thome; his children, Stacy A. Thome of Framingham, Samantha A. Thome of Marlborough, Amanda L. Johnson of Marlborough, Katelyn M. Johnson of Maynard, Christopher J.R. Homen of Maynard, Anthony T. Homen [...]

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