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Sandy update for Oct. 30, 7 p.m.

October 30th, 2012

Region – Sandy continues to aggravate as heavy rains are currently soaking the region. Showers will continue through tomorrow and Thursday before things finally start to subside.

Much of the region has had power restored but there are still thousands who have not been so lucky. And tomorrow, is of course, Halloween. Check in with the C.A. tomorrow morning. We’ll have an update on which towns will allow Halloween and which will choose to postpone it.

Caitlyn Burke named a writing coach at Saint Michael's College

October 30th, 2012

Saint Michael's College

Colchester, Vt. – Caitlyn Burke, daughter of Cathleen and Frederick Burke of Shrewsbury, has been named a writing coach at Saint Michael's College for the fall 2012 semester. Burke, a junior history and English double major, was selected from nominees submitted by the college faculty to be one of 27 student coaches at the liberal [...]

Good news for Westborough trick or treaters!

October 30th, 2012


Westborough? – The Westborough Police Department has just announced that Halloween is a “GO” for tomorrow, Wednesday, Oct. 31. Last year's trick or treating was delayed for several days because of the storm that hit one year ago today. Fortunately, although Hurricane Sandy came to town yesterday, she did not do as much damage as [...]

Melody Rene Bohl, 56

October 30th, 2012

Newtonville – Melody Rene Bohl, of Newtonville, died Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012 in Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston after an intense three-month battle with cancer. Born on July 21, 1956 in Albany, New York, she was a daughter of the late Daniel C. and Norma (Deitz) Bohl. Melody moved to Boston to earn her Bachelor [...]

Grant will help families achieve self-sufficiency

October 30th, 2012

MarlboroughTownHall USE THIS ONE

By Joan F. Simoneau, Community Reporter Marlborough – Many individuals who are unable to provide housing for themselves and their families often feel trapped, and even though they would like to become independent, do not have the ability and resources to do so. Several Marlborough residents will have an opportunity to change their lives through [...]

List of closed Marlborough streets

October 30th, 2012

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Marlborough – According to city officials, the follow streets are still blocked due to the storm, as of 11:00 a.m. : Stow Rd. between Simpson and Beeman Ln. (tree and wires between Fitzgerald and Simpson) Pleasant St. between Berlin Rd. and Ash St. (tree and wires near Calder St.) Berlin Rd. between Pleasant St. and [...]

Elaine E. Gesell, 73

October 30th, 2012

Obit Elaine Gesell

Westborough – Elaine E. Gesell, 73, of Westborough, died Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012 at the Beaumont Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Northborough after a courageous battle with cancer. She is survived by her son, Russell Randall and his fiancé Heather Hill of Willington, CT; daughters, Deborah Randall of Northborough, Laurie Morse and her husband [...]

Michelle Caranci, 51

October 30th, 2012

Wilmington, N.C. – Michelle Caranci, 51, of Wilmington, N.C., formerly of Marlborough, died Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012 after a lengthy battle with cancer. The daughter of the late Michael and Lorraine (Gaillardet) Caranci, Michelle was a graduate of Marlborough High School and had been employed at a day care center, prior to her illness. She [...]

John W. Deignan, 84

October 30th, 2012


Marlborough – John W. “Jack” Deignan, 84, of Marlborough, formerly a life-long resident of Natick, died Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012 at Marlborough Hospital surrounded by his family. He was the beloved husband of the late Mary E. (Flynn) Deignan, who died in 1990. Born in Natick, he was the son of the late Joseph and [...]

After Sandy

October 30th, 2012

Photo/Michele Hart

Region – Here are some photos taken after Hurricane Sandy swept through the region. [nggallery id=17 template=galleryview template=caption]

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