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Florence A. Ledoux, 93

July 30th, 2012

Shrewsbury – Florence A. (Henne) Ledoux, 93, of Shrewsbury and formerly a longtime resident of Springfield, passed away peacefully Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at Shrewsbury Crossing in Shrewsbury. She was the wife of the late Francis X. Ledoux who died in 1990. Born in Portland, Maine, she was the first child of the late Howard [...]

Maria Lage, 59

July 30th, 2012

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Shrewsbury – Maria “Marizinha” Do Carmo Lage, 59, of Shrewsbury, died Sunday, July 29, 2012, at 3:05 p.m., in her daughter's home, surrounded by her family. She was born Dec. 18, 1952 in Guanhaes, Brazil, a daughter of the late Jose Monteiro De Oliveira and Nancy Belizario De Andrade. Raised and educated in Brazil, she [...]

Northborough Volkssport enthusiast makes friends via historical treks

July 30th, 2012

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By Lori Berkey, Contributing Writer Northborough – Lorraine Lee loves Northborough. She cannot wait to show off the town where she lives to Volkssport participants Sunday, Aug. 12.? Lee is a member of Walk “n Mass Volkssport Club, an affiliate of the American Volkssport Association and the International Federation of Popular Sports. Volkssporting began in [...]

Locals swim to support pediatric cancer research

July 30th, 2012

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Shrewsbury – On July 14, Blair Kolbe Weis, of North Andover, and Ken and Vikki Kolbe, of Shrewsbury, formed Team Kolbe and participated in Swim Across America open water swim at Nantasket Beach. The event raised over $60,000 for pediatric cancer research at Dana Farber. There were over 100 swimmers. The water was a chilly [...]

Local receives President's Award from Westborough Community Land Trust

July 29th, 2012

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Westborough – Bruce Tretter received the President's Award from the Westborough Community Land Trust (WCLT) at its 2012 Annual Meeting. The President's Award recognizes a WCLT member who has given exemplary service to the local land trust. WCLT President John Metzger noted that for the last five years Tretter has served as the chair of [...]

Moonstruck Theater Company stages Adam Sandler hit comedy musical

July 29th, 2012

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Worcester – Worcester-based Moonstruck Theater Company is pleased to present five-time Tony award nominee, The Wedding Singer, opening Friday, Aug. 10, and running for seven productions through Aug. 19. Performances take place at The Andes Pit Theater, Worcester Academy, 81 Providence St., Worcester. Based on the hilarious 1998 comedy starring Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore, [...]

Real Estate, July 27 edition

July 29th, 2012

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The Real Estate ads for the July?27 edition are here.

Dining Guide, July 27 issue

July 29th, 2012

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The Dining Guide for the July?27 edition is here.

Local celebrates 25 years since surviving life-changing accident

July 29th, 2012

David and Andrea Lowy with their children, (l to r) Aaron, Dylan and Annalise at the celebration and fundraiser held in May. Photo/Submitted

Shrewsbury – It was the fifteenth day of May, in 1987, when David Lowy dove into water that was too shallow, and was pulled out of the water with a devastating spinal cord injury and head trauma. The diving accident left the then 19-year-old a quadriplegic.

Marlborough officials announce Labor Day Parade details

July 28th, 2012

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Marlborough – This year the 61st annual city of Marlborough Labor Day Parade will start at noon Monday, Sept. 3, and follow its traditional parade route. This year's theme is “Volunteers in Service,” which pays homage to all the volunteer men, women and organizations of Marlborough and beyond who dedicate their time, money, energy and, [...]

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