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Northborough Art Guild hosts painting demo by Bruce Wood

September 30th, 2012

Starting Over by artist Bruce Wood

Northborough – The next meeting of the Northborough Art Guild will be Tuesday, Oct. 23, at 7:30 p.m., at the Northborough Historical Building, 50 Main St.? The evening will feature an acrylic demonstration by artist Bruce Wood. Bruce Wood is known as a contemporary American Impressionist painter and an avant-garde filmmaker. His work of acrylic [...]

MAIW South Middlesex Chapter presents fashion show Oct. 26

September 30th, 2012

MAIW Fashion Show Oct. 26

Hudson – The 2nd Annual Fashion Show will be presented by the MAIW South Middlesex Chapter Friday, Oct. 26 at the Hudson Elks, 91 Park St., Hudson. Fashions will be by Chico's. Starting at 6 p.m., refreshments will be available, followed by the show at 7 p.m. Tickets are $20 per person, and all proceeds [...]

The Boxcar Lilies bring heavenly harmonies to new concert series

September 30th, 2012

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Westborough – Modern folk trio The Boxcar Lilies will perform at The Borroughs JCC Saturday, Oct. 13, at 7:30 p.m. (doors open at 6:45 p.m.), as part of Westborough's new Community Folk Series. The collaboration between the Boroughs JCC and Sally Johnson Presents was formed to foster community through concerts, workshops, and programs for kids. [...]

Food, fishing and 5K start Shrewsbury's festival

September 30th, 2012

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Shrewsbury? Families started celebrating the 16th annual Spirit of Shrewsbury Fall Festival with a free pancake breakfast, offered Sept. 29 at the Shrewsbury Sportsmen's Club. Afterward, kids ages 15 and under participated in a Fishing Derby at the club's pond. Everyone received a prize. Also that morning, 92 runners and walkers were registered for the [...]

Josephs” celebrate 50th anniversary

September 30th, 2012

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Shrewsbury – Mr. and Mrs. Richard N. Joseph Sr., of Shrewsbury, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Sept. 2. Richard N. Joseph Sr. and the former Elaine E. Massad were married in Worcester in 1962. The couple have lived in Shrewsbury all of their married life and have two children and four grandchildren. Photo/submitted

Shawl Ministry creates warmth in community

September 30th, 2012

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Northborough – In the St. Rose of Lima Parish in Northborough, Sister Joan and Lee Zawacki serve at the forefront of the Shawl Ministry, a group of women of all ages who create prayer shawls for people who are ill and for those who are celebrating a joyous event, such as a wedding. The purpose of the Shawl Ministry, which meets twice a month, is to serve people who are experiencing an illness or a celebratory occasion through the comfort of a shawl that is blessed by the ministry.

Marlborough Scout soars to Eagle

September 30th, 2012

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Marlborough – Alexander P. Pelletier, 17, of Boy Scout Troop 303 Marlborough, was recently awarded the rank of Eagle Scout at a Court of Honor to celebrate his achievement. His elevation to Eagle Scout coincides with the Centennial Year of Eagle Scouting. Alex is the son of Paul and Marlene Pelletier. Alex began his scouting [...]

Sen. Brown lauds Spirit of Shrewsbury

September 29th, 2012

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Shrewsbury – Hundreds of people did not let the chilly, overcast weather dampen their enthusiasm from attending today's Spirit of Shrewsbury expo at the Oak Middle School.

Hudson D.P.W. announces hydrant flushings

September 29th, 2012

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Hudson – Effective Oct. 1, the Outdoor Water Use restrictions for 2012 will end and the town of Hudson Department of Public Works will begin flushing Hydrants throughout the town. Beginning Monday, Oct. 1, through Saturday, Nov. 3, between the hours of 10 a.m. and 7 a.m., work will begin in the eastern portion of [...]

Children's concert fundraiser Oct. 13 in Westborough

September 29th, 2012

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Westborough – Come and join the fun on Saturday, Oct. 13, at 10:30 a.m., at St Stephen's Episcopal Church. Children's musician Nick Deysher, who grew up in St. Stephen's parish, and his wife, Tracey Freitag, will treat young children and their parents/grandparents to a delightful performance guaranteed to get everyone up and moving. Deysher has [...]

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