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WFAEA provides grant for mural

October 29th, 2012

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Westborough – The Westborough Fine Arts Education Association (WFAE) has announced its support of the mural at Mill Pond School. The association along with other organizations funded a mural titled Performance on Parade. The mural was created by local artist Ernie D’Elia and completed with the aid of Mill Pond students.? It is located on [...]

Sandy-related information

October 29th, 2012

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Region – Here's information to help you ride out the rest of the storm and beyond.

Marlborough Rotary Club sells bracelets to help “Children of the Dump”

October 29th, 2012

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Marlborough – The Marlborough Rotary Club is now in the jewelry business. The club has launched a fundraiser selling “Beads for Hope” bracelets to benefit the education of Nicaraguan children living in poverty. Proceeds from the sale of the bracelets go directly to the schools in Chinandega, Nicaragua, founded by Father Marco Desi, that work to lift these children out of poverty.

The C.A. six tips of the day for Oct. 29

October 29th, 2012

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Region – Today is Monday, Oct. 28, which will go down in history as the day Hurricane Sandy hit New England. By this time tomorrow, we shall have an initial idea of how much damage the hurricane being called a “Frankenstorm” has caused to our region.

Updated – storm cancellations

October 28th, 2012

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Region – Officials for the following school districts have cancelled school for tomorrow, Monday, Oct. 29 due to the threat of Hurricane Sandy – Assabet Valley Collaborative, Assabet Valley Vocational High School, Marlborough Public Schools, Northborough-Southborough Public Schools, Shrewsbury Public Schools, and Westborough Public Schools.

Business leaders convene for Innovation Summit in Marlborough

October 28th, 2012

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Marlborough – Someday, if Arthur Bergeron, the chair of the Marlborough Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) has his way, the “Boros” will be known throughout the world as a great place to live and do business.

Salisbury Singers to open 39th season with “Bach to Bach”

October 28th, 2012

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Worcester – Salisbury Singers, a critically-acclaimed chorus serving Central Massachusetts, will present “Back to Bach” Saturday, Nov. 10, at 7:30 p.m., at Trinity Lutheran Church, 73 Lancaster St. This exciting concert will highlight the Baroque era, featuring the extraordinary music of J.S. Bach. Works will include Cantata 71 God is My King, along with the [...]

Sweet Talk Radio to perform Nov. 17 in Westborough

October 28th, 2012

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Westborough – Sally Johnson Presents & Boroughs JCC Community Folk Series will present Sweet Talk radio Saturday, Nov. 17, starting at 7:30 p.m. Local Kelly Ann Kerr will open the show. ?Doors open at 6:45 p.m. at Boroughs JCC, 45 Oak St. in Westborough. Sweet Talk Radio is the husband and wife team of Kathrin [...]

Friends of the Westborough Senior Center donate to library

October 28th, 2012

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Westborough – The Friends of the Westborough Senior Center recently donated $100 to the reading programs at the Westborough Public Library. Maureen Ambrosino, director Westborough library, received the donation from Priscilla Federici, president of The Friends of the Westborough Senior Center.? The money was used for Community Read program sponsored by the library. The Friends [...]

Inklings: Ordinary people make it work

October 28th, 2012

Janice Lindsay

In Eastport, Maine, I once again discovered what makes the United States tick: ordinary people who pitch in to make their communities work. Eastport, historic fishing village on the Downeast coast, is the country's easternmost city. Stand on the docks and gaze across an arm of Passamaquoddy Bay to the forested hills of New Brunswick's Campobello Island.

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