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Southborough Library hosts meditation program March 9

February 28th, 2013

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Southborough – The Southborough Library will host Meditation: Quieting the Mind with Judy Royster Saturday, March 9, starting at 11 a.m.? Today, many physicians, therapists, and psychiatrists suggest meditation and mindfulness for health, longevity and peace of mind.? Discover the benefits of regular meditation, learn how to start and maintain a regular practice, and gain [...]

Massachusetts Gymnastics Center: Classes, Summer Camp for Toddlers through Teens

February 28th, 2013

Left to right, Danielle Montiverdi, Coleen Cafaro and Leo Doran of Massachusetts Gymnastics Center. Photo/Nancy Brumback

Westborough??”With the gymnastics world still enjoying the triumph of the U.S. women's team at last summer's Olympics, the Massachusetts Gymnastics Center in Westborough is welcoming new students in its spring classes and for its summer camp program.

Sellers wanted…

February 28th, 2013

Elaine Quigley, Realtor, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices (Photo/submitted)

The spring real estate market is here! Right now in our area the housing inventory is extremely low. Just look at the numbers for single family homes currently listed and available. Northborough only 33, Westborough just 27, and Southborough also with only 27 properties. Most towns are experiencing this shortage.

Local Boy Scouts to hold annual pancake breakfasts

February 27th, 2013

Region – Westborough's Boy Scout Troop 100 will hold its 35th Annual Pancake Breakfast Sunday, March 3, from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tickets ($5 per person, $4 per person for families of four or more, and $4 for seniors) will be available at the door. The event will take place at the Knights of [...]

Tsongas meets with Marlborough residents

February 27th, 2013

Niki Tsongas (photo/submitted)

Marlborough – U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas, 3rd District, arrived in Marlborough Feb. 19 as part of her “Congress on your Corner” program designed to allow citizens of the district an opportunity to speak with her in a personal setting.

Marlborough Savings Bank celebrates five years in Westborough

February 27th, 2013

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Marlborough – Marlborough Savings Bank will be celebrating its fifth year at its Westborough location Wednesday, March 13, through Friday, March 15. Patrons are invited to join bank representatives for lunch March 15 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. as well as to enter a drawing to win Red Sox tickets. The Westborough branch is [...]

Guilty by association?

February 27th, 2013

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Westborough – Although Westborough's chemical health policy has been in place for several years, some School Committee members spoke out against it at a recent meeting. Their opposition centered around the fact that their children could be punished merely by being present where drugs or alcohol were being used. Although no one can deny the [...]

Peaslee School celebrates 100th day of school by giving back

February 27th, 2013

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Northborough – Many area schools celebrate the 100th day of the school year by featuring the number 100 in student activities. For example, students may create a picture using 100 items, or find 100 similar objects to bring into school for show and tell. Third-grade teacher at Peaslee School Melissa Farrell wanted to do something different: she suggested the students participate in a food drive to collect much-needed items for the local food pantry.

Diane M. Pane, 68

February 27th, 2013

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Worcester – Diane M. (Devens) Pane, 68, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013 in UMass/Memorial (University Campus) after a sudden illness. She leaves her husband of 20 years, Alan G. Perry; her children, Karen West and her husband Roger Jr. Worcester, Cheryl D’Ascanio and her husband David of Brookfield, William Pane and his wife Wanda [...]

Lucy O”Connor, 79

February 27th, 2013

Marlborough – Lucy (Scontsas) O’Connor, 79, died Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, surrounded by her family and friends after a long period of failing health. She was the wife of Robert W. O’Connor II, to whom she was married for 54 years. She was born in Groton, the daughter of the late Anthony and Gilberte (Cote) [...]

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