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Algonquin tops North Middlesex 21-19

September 30th, 2014

Algonquin senior Kyle Hill carries the ball in the fourth quarter.

Northborough – The Algonquin Regional High School Tomahawks football team defeated the North Middlesex Regional Patriots 21-19 at the Tomahawks’ first home game of the season Sept. 26, in front of a crowd of 7,211. This was the first win this season for the Tomahawks, whose record is now 1-2. The Patriots fell to 2-1, after suffering their first loss.

A welcome and refreshing treat

September 30th, 2014


Shrewsbury – (l to r, front) Sarah Sullivan (striped shirt) Emma Chillo, Sarah Sullivan and Anne Claire pose for a photo with the Brenner team of Shrewsbury who had just participated in the U Mass. Cancer Walk in Worcester. The three girls, who are all 8-years-old, had organized a lemonade stand Sept. 26 in their [...]

Marlborough: Quartet concert kicks off Marlborough Library’s 45th season

September 30th, 2014

Marlborough – The first concert of the Friends of the Marlborough Public Library’s 45th Season Celebration will be held in the library’s Bigelow Auditorium Wednesday, Oct. 8, at 7 p.m. The concert will feature The Jalapeno Quartet with performing artists Melanie Chrignan, flautist; Chris Langhans, bassist; Dane Scozzari, drummer; and Maria Centola, pianist.   Marlborough Public [...]

Phyllis A. Duplisea, 84, of Hudson

September 30th, 2014

Hudson – Phyllis A. (Keirstead) Duplisea, 84, of Hudson, died Friday, Sept. 26, 2014 at Marlborough Hills Healthcare. Phyllis was born and raised in Waltham, daughter of the late Clifford and Ola (Foster) Keirstead. She attended local schools and was a 1947 graduate of Waltham High School. She moved to Hudson in 1962, and was [...]

Paul J. Stockwell, 67, formerly of Southborough

September 30th, 2014

Westport – Paul J. Stockwell, 67, of Westport and formerly of Southborough, died Friday, Sept. 26, 2014 at Charlton Hospital in Fall River after a battle with cancer. He was the husband of Kathleen (Puntonio) Stockwell. Born in Framingham, he was the son of the late Anita (McCormick) and Frank P. Stockwell. Paul was a [...]

Ronald S. Davis, 93, of Shrewsbury

September 30th, 2014

Obit Ronald Davis

Shrewsbury – Ronald S. Davis, 93, of South Quinsigamond Avenue, retired president of the Davis Corporation of Worcester, died Friday, Sept. 26, 2014 at Whitney Place Assisted Living in Northborough. His wife of 50 years, Marguerite “Peggy” R. Davis, died in 2000 and his friend, Jane Bryant Matthews, died in 2005. He leaves his daughter, [...]

Donna E. MacDonald, 88, of Marlborough

September 30th, 2014

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Marlborough – Donna E. (Zaikis) MacDonald, 88, of Marlborough and formerly of Needham, died Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014 at her home. She was the wife of the late Alexander L. MacDonald, who died in 2002. She was born, raised, and educated in Boston, the daughter of the late John and Mary (Slaninis) Zaikis, of South [...]

Alice S. Crouse, 88, of Shrewsbury

September 30th, 2014

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Shrewsbury – Alice S. (Anderson) Crouse, of Shrewsbury, died Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014 in St. Vincent Hospital with her devoted family by her side. She was 88. She leaves behind her beloved husband of 68 years, 1 month and 4 days, Melbourne C. Crouse; four sons, Raymond Crouse and his wife Diane of Shrewsbury, Doran [...]

Shrewsbury pays tribute to its spirited residents over age 90

September 29th, 2014

Gladys and Cush Bozenhard, married 69 years

Photo/Ed Karvoski Jr.

Shrewsbury – For the eighth year, a special viewing area was stationed in front of the Town Hall for the Spirit of Shrewsbury (SOS) Fall Festival Parade Sept. 28. Seated under a tent were residents over age 90 and their guests. Following the parade, they were invited to attend an Over 90 Tribute Tea at the Shrewsbury Senior Center.

Two Marlborough residents join management team at new Wegmans

September 29th, 2014

Alicia Elliott

Marlborough – Two Marlborough residents have been selected as part of the management team for the third Wegmans store in Massachusetts, located on 53 Third Ave. in Burlington.

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