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Marlborough baseball blanks Algonquin

May 23rd, 2015

Marlborough’s Leonardo Coelho delivers a pitch in a game against Algonquin.

By Jeff Slovin, Contributing Writer Marborough/Northborough – The Marlborough High School Panthers baseball team defeated the Algonquin Regional High School Tomahawks by a score of 3-0 in a game played May 15. Marlborough scored twice in the first inning and once in the fifth.  Leonardo Coelho pitched a complete game shutout for the Panthers. Marlborough’s [...]

Grafton Youth Football registration open

May 23rd, 2015

Grafton – Grafton Youth Football recently announced their move this year from Central Mass. Pop Warner to Central Mass. American Youth Football. According to organizers, this move will allow for a much more accommodating play schedule in a grade-based system (kindergarten through eighth grade) against towns surrounding Grafton. This move will also allow Grafton youth [...]

‘Knowing our Wild Edibles: Finding, Growing, Eating’ presentation

May 23rd, 2015

Westborough – From the woods to the meadows to our gardens, wild edibles are all around us. On Sunday, May 31, from 1:30 – 3:30 p.m., walk with Dan Jaffe of the New England Wild Flower Society (NEWFS) at the Westborough Wildlife Management Area for an introduction to the wild plants that can feed us. [...]

Donations sought for Marlborough High School Senior All-Nighter

May 23rd, 2015

Marlborough – The Marlborough High School (MHS) Senior All-Nighter, now in its 30th year, is being held June 5-6 at the Wayside Racquet and Swim Club.  The popular event is a post-prom celebration providing seniors and their guests with a fun, alcohol-free and drug-free environment. The success of the All-Nighter is largely dependent upon the [...]

Marlborough Chamber hosts 41st Premier Golf Open

May 23rd, 2015

Marlborough – The Marlborough Regional Chamber of Commerce (MRCC) announced its 41st Premier Golf Open (PGO) will be held Tuesday, June 2, at the Marlborough Country Club. The PGO is an annual event featuring golf as well as after-event networking, a social hour and dinner. This year there will be a special silent auction featuring [...]

Ghost Light Players’ ‘Romeo and Juliet’ to explore same-sex romance

May 23rd, 2015

A scene from the upcoming production of “Romeo and Juliet” (Photo/submitted)

Marlborough – Ghost Light Players of Metrowest will present a modern take on its 2015 Shakespeare production, “Romeo and Juliet” Friday, June 5, Saturday, June 6, and Friday, June 12, at 8 p.m.; Thursday, June 11, at 7 p.m.; and Sundays, June 7 and 14, at 2 p.m. Performances will be held at First Church [...]

Enter Stage Left Theater to present Tony-Award winner ‘1776’

May 22nd, 2015

Hopkinton – Enter Stage Left Theater (ESL) will be presenting “1776,” the Tony Award winning Broadway musical that follows our nation’s forefathers as they struggle to craft the Declaration of Independence. The production is directed by Paul Champlin from the book by Peter Stone, with music and Lyrics by Sherman Edwards. Performances are Friday and [...]

Westborough Historical Society announces upcoming events

May 22nd, 2015

Westborough – Did you know? The first state reform school for boys in the country was established in Westborough in 1849. Westborough was founded when it split off from the bordering town of Marlborough. Attend the Westborough Historical Society’s Open House and learn what the town will be celebrating in 2017. The event will take [...]

Northborough: A Path to Citizenship discussion at Northborough Library

May 22nd, 2015

Northborough – Learn about the U.S. naturalization process Saturday, June 13, from 2-3 p.m., at the Northborough Free Library, 34 Main St. Lynne Weintraub, ESL coordinator for the Jones Public Library in Amherst, will present the steps needed to become a U.S. citizen.   Topics discussed will include the benefits of being a U.S. citizen, [...]

Hopkinton: Enter Stage Left Theater presents Tony-Award winner ‘1776’

May 22nd, 2015

Hopkinton – Enter Stage Left Theater (ESL) will present “1776,” the Tony Award winning Broadway musical that follows our nation’s forefathers as they struggle to craft the Declaration of Independence. Directed by Paul Champlin from the book by Peter Stone, with music and lyrics by Sherman Edwards, performances are Friday and Saturday, June 12 &13, [...]

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