July 19th, 2015
Marlborough – Marlborough resident Ryan J. Moore was recently selected to become a member of the National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS). The organization recognizes top scholars who have demonstrated outstanding leadership, scholarship and community involvement. Moore, a junior at Marlborough High School, has been a top scholar since grade school and began working [...]
July 15th, 2015
Region – Kaitlyn Hester was this year’s recipient of Central One Federal Credit Union’s $1000 William G. Whitten Scholarship. Kaitlyn, a recent graduate of Shrewsbury High School, applied for the scholarship by participating in the Cooperative Credit Union Association Scholarship Program. Central One extends its best wishes to Kaitlyn as she prepares for her academic [...]
July 14th, 2015
Hudson – Countless memories were shared July 10 in the small, two-story building with four classrooms on Green Street that housed parochial schools for several decades. Alumni were invited for a tour and luncheon before its demolition to expand the parking lot for Tighe-Hamilton Funeral Home, whose staff hosted the gathering.
July 10th, 2015
Westborough – This year’s last day of school was especially poignant for the staff and students at the Elsie A. Hastings Elementary School as they bid goodbye to four staff members. Joan Truesdell, math plus teacher; Alice Callahan, cafeteria; Mary Cullen; kindergarten teacher and Sandy Eckberg, school nurse, are all retiring after years of service in the school.
July 5th, 2015
Grafton – Several years ago, sixth-grade science teacher Laura Deschenes of the North Street Elementary School in Grafton was looking for an organization to involve her students in something that would have an impact on other children.
June 30th, 2015
Southborough – The New England Center for Children (NECC) on Route 9 in Southborough is expanding and renovating after raising $10.9 million with a capital campaign. A new three-story, 30,000-square-foot addition will be added to the existing building and named the Autism Institute. There, NECC will conduct training and research to further benefit autism educators and affected families internationally.
June 23rd, 2015
Shrewsbury – Students enjoyed a fun-filled day of activities at field day at Spring Street School held June 12. From choosing funny face painting and tattoos and dodge ball to the Sponge Bob relay and an obstacle course, students stayed cool during the hot weather and ended the school year with a great day. Thanks [...]
June 23rd, 2015
Shrewsbury – Fifth and sixth graders at Sherwood Middle School enjoyed a wonderful field day filled with fun games and activities June 16. Wearing their team colors, they enjoyed competing with and against their friends in kickball, the Hamburger Rally and tug of war just to name a few of the games being played. Field [...]
June 21st, 2015
Northborough – As school children looked on, town and state officials, residents, and representatives from the Massachusetts School Building Authority celebrated the groundbreaking for a major addition and renovation project at the Lincoln Street Elementary School (LSS).
June 20th, 2015
Westborough – The end of the school year is quickly approaching and on June 12, the students at Annie B. Fales Elementary School participated in its annual Field Day. Each grade wore a different color and a much-anticipated opening ceremony marked the beginning of the day’s activities.