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Classifieds, April 27 edition

April 29th, 2012

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Classifieds for the April 27 edition are here.

Real Estate, April 27 edition

April 29th, 2012

Real Estate

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Summer Camp, April 27 edition

April 29th, 2012

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The Summer Camp guide for the April 27 edition is here.

Hudson resident raises $40,000 for “Walk for Hunger”

April 29th, 2012

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Hudson – Mary Walling volunteered at the first Walk for Hunger in 1969 as a sandwich-maker, preparing peanut butter and jelly sandwiches for 2,000 walkers. She has been walking almost every year since then, raising more than $40,000 for the hungry in Massachusetts. So far, her total for this year is $5,175. “When people ask [...]

The C.A. picture of the day

April 29th, 2012

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Marlborough High teachers “Zumba” for miracles Marlborough – Marlborough High School teachers support the school's chapter of the National Honor Society and its efforts to raise money for the Miracle League of Massachusetts by taking part in a two-hour Zumba class April 10. The Miracle League of Massachusetts is a charitable organization that provides children [...]

Westborough officials want rail commuters to have their say

April 28th, 2012

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Westborough – Residents who take the commuter rail into Boston will soon have to reach a little deeper into their pockets to pay for their rides, thanks to an increase in ticket prices just announced by the MBTA. According to Selectman Tim Dodd, a recent study found that the average commuter from Westborough will pay approximately $60.00 more per month to ride the commuter rail. Those increases are anticipated to go up on July 1.

Westborough boy finishes second in gymnastics championship

April 28th, 2012

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Westborough – Syam Buradagunta, a fourth-grader who attends Mill Pond School in Westborough poses with his mom after finishing second in the New England Regional Championships for Gymnastics. In addition to finishing second in the all-around competition, he finished first in two events, Floor Exercise and Vault, which makes him the New England Champion in [...]

Fire initiates Marlborough's new housing director

April 28th, 2012

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Marlborough – Marlborough's new Housing Director Douglas Bushman had a most unusual birthday this year. He was 39 days into his new job, which he began in January, when a fire broke out at the Liberty Hill Apartments, Senior Housing at 240 Main St.

Leigh Emery retires from UMass Medical School

April 28th, 2012

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Westborough – After 30 years at UMass Medical School, Leigh Emery is leaving, contemplating retirement and possibly doing some part-time health care work. She says that this will give her more time to work on building up Emery Family Farm, gardening, and other pursuits that she enjoys. Emery is currently the chair of Westborough's Board [...]

Shrewsbury brothers follow music dream

April 28th, 2012

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Shrewsbury – Dave Anthony, 24, from Shrewsbury, is the guitarist, and one of two frontmen for Nemes, a unique folk/punk mix group that is on the rise. With influences ranging from Foo Fighters to Blues legend Robert Johnson, the members have a broad familiarity with different genres,

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