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Westborough police arrest juvenile for attempting to purchase firearm

October 25th, 2014

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Westborough – Police Chief Alan Gordon released this statement regarding a juvenile arrested for attempting to purchase a firearm without a license: On 10/24/14, the Westborough Police in conjunction with the Federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, and the Ashburnham Police, conducted an investigation of an individual who was attempting to purchase a firearm [...]

Northborough: ‘An Evening at White Cliffs’

October 24th, 2014

Northborough – The Northborough Historical Society will host a reception at the historic White Cliffs, 167 Main St., Sunday, Nov. 23, from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m., featuring appetizers and a cash bar. Tickets are $30 for Society members and their guests; $50 for non-members $50 (which includes 2014-15 membership to the Northborough Historical Society).   [...]

Northborough: Totally Turkeys Story & Craft at Northborough Library

October 24th, 2014

Northborough – Children ages 3-5 are invited to a Totally Turkeys Story & Craft, to be held Friday, Nov. 21, from 10:15-11 a.m., at Northborough Free Library, 34 Main St. Listen to a story before making a craft totally about turkeys. Registration begins Nov. 1. Call the library at 508-393-5025 ext. 4 to register or [...]

Northborough: Fall Fairy Houses craft at Northborough Library

October 24th, 2014

Northborough – Children ages 8-12 are invited to the Northborough Free Library, 34 Main St., to make Fall Fairy Houses Thursday, Nov. 20, from 2-4 p.m. Make a creative fairy house out of fun fall materials. Registration begins Nov. 1. Call the library at 508-393-5025 ext. 4 to register or for more information.    

Northborough: Northborough Library hosts Preschool Sensory Integration Program

October 24th, 2014

Northborough – A Barrett Wellness Center Preschool Sensory Integration Program for preschool-aged children and their caregivers will be offered Wednesday, Nov. 19, from 9:30-11 a.m., at Northborough Free Library, 34 Main St. Fun sensory stations known to stimulate both occupational and speech learning in preschool-aged children will be set up. Children can squish shaving cream, [...]

Northborough: Poetry Program for Kids at Northborough Library

October 24th, 2014

Northborough – Children in grades 4-6 are invited to participate in a Poetry Program for Kids to be held Tuesday, Nov. 18, from 6:30-7:15 p.m., at Northborough Free Library, 34 Main St. Want to create poetry in some fun and interesting ways? Each month, the library will have a new way of writing and building [...]

Shrewsbury: Celestial Stitchers Chapter meets

October 24th, 2014

Shrewsbury – Visitors and stitchers of all levels are welcome as the Celestial Stitchers Chapter of the Embroiderer’s Guild of America meets Thursday, Nov. 13, at 6:30 p.m., at the Mt. Olivet Lutheran Church, 34 Prospect St., Shrewsbury. Embroiderers, learn new stitching skills and techniques or just enjoy some time to stitch with new friends. [...]

Northborough: Whitney Place Assisted Living presents ‘Master the Medicare Maze’ talk

October 24th, 2014

Northborough – Peter D. Stoner will present “Master the Medicare Maze” Wednesday, Nov. 19 at Whitney Placed Assisted Living in Northborough, 238 West Main St.   Medicare offers some many options that deciphering them can be bewildering. Join Peter D. Stoner as he leads you through the rules and regulations, discussing the impact of the [...]

Westborough: Whitney Place Westborough presents ‘Master the Medicare Maze’ talk

October 24th, 2014

Westborough – Peter D. Stoner will present “Master the Medicare Maze” Wednesday, Nov. 12 at Whitney Placed Assisted Living in Westborough, 5 Lyman St. Another presentation will take place Wednesday, Nov. 19 at Whitney Placed Assisted Living in Northborough, 238 West Main St.   Medicare offers some many options that deciphering them can be bewildering. [...]

Marlborough: Assabet Valley Booster Club announces annual meat raffle

October 24th, 2014

Marlborough – The Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School is once again sponsoring a meat raffle Sunday, Nov. 9, from 1-4 p.m., to help support the athletic programs at the school. Each year, scholarships are awarded and additional equipment is purchased using the funds raised by the dedicated parents in the Booster Club. Due to [...]

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