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Nominations sought for BayPath community service award

August 28th, 2015

Region – BayPath Elder Services is inviting nominations for the ninth annual Frances Borger Klempner Community Service Award. This memorial award will be given to an individual who has contributed at the local community level and exemplifies a spirit of civic engagement, community involvement, and support of elders. Frances Borger Klempner, for whom the award [...]

VNA Hospice Care seeks hospice volunteers

August 28th, 2015

Region – VNA Hospice Care, a non-profit organization serving patients with life-limiting illnesses and their families, is seeking hospice volunteers to provide companionship to patients and respite time for family members. Volunteers are men and women who come from diverse backgrounds and range in age from 20s to 80s; the common bond is a desire [...]

Local school openings

August 26th, 2015

Region – Local students will be heading back to school in the next few weeks. Here is a listing of opening days for schools in the area: Grafton – Monday, Aug. 31, grades K-9; Tuesday, Sept. 1, pre-K, grades 10-12 Hudson – Wednesday, Sept. 2 Marlborough – Tuesday, Sept. 1 Northborough/Southborough – Tuesday, Sept. 1 [...]

RTN Federal Credit Union awards $10,000 in scholarships

August 26th, 2015

RTN Federal Credit Union Director Edward C. Brown, Jr., (right), presents the RTN scholarships to recipients Megan LaPlante, first place, and Daniel Thornton, second place. Missing is Margaret Coppinger, third-place winner. (Photo/submitted)

Region – RTN Federal Credit Union has announced the 2015 recipients of its James A. Burley Jr. Scholarship Award. The monetary prizes totaling $10,000 are conferred annually to three college-bound students whose parents are Credit Union Members. Megan LaPlante of Framingham received the top prize of $5,000; she will be attending the University of New [...]

Local school openings

August 25th, 2015

Back to School

Region – Local students will be heading back to school in the next few weeks. Here is a listing of opening days for schools in the area:

Nominations sought for BayPath community service award

August 24th, 2015

Region – BayPath Elder Services is inviting nominations for the ninth annual Frances Borger Klempner Community Service Award. This memorial award will be given to an individual who has contributed at the local community level and exemplifies a spirit of civic engagement, community involvement, and support of elders. Frances Borger Klempner, for whom the award [...]

RTN Federal Credit Union awards $10,000 in scholarships

August 21st, 2015

RTN Federal Credit Union Director Edward C. Brown, Jr., (right), presents the RTN scholarships to recipients Megan LaPlante, first place, and Daniel Thornton, second place. Missing is Margaret Coppinger, third-place winner.
Photo/submitted

Region – RTN Federal Credit Union has announced the 2015 recipients of its James A. Burley Jr. Scholarship Award. The monetary prizes totaling $10,000 are conferred annually to three college-bound students whose parents are Credit Union Members.

Bubbling over with happiness

August 20th, 2015

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Region – Stella, age 5, delights in making giant bubbles at the Ecotarium in Worcester. She, along with other summer campers from the Boys and Girls Clubs of Metrowest’s Hudson Clubhouse, has enjoyed participating in several field trips this summer.

UMass organizes September events to benefit infants and children

August 20th, 2015

Region – The University of Massachusetts Medical School and UMass Memorial Medical Center will hold several volunteer-organized fundraising events during September. The 12th annual Bullfinchs Rubber Duck Race to benefit the Child Life Program at UMass Memorial will be held Monday, Sept. 7, at 12 p.m. at Grist Mill – Longfellow’s Wayside Inn, 220 Wayside [...]

Ashland Business Association Awards scholarships to recent grads

August 17th, 2015

ABA scholarship committee members are pictured here with the winners (l to r): Adam Sachs, chair, Martha Fletcher, Anna Waisgerber, Brittany Krasner and Bill Gath. (Photo/Cynthia Whitty)

Ashland –  The Ashland Business Association (ABA) awarded two scholarships at its August meeting to recent Ashland high school grads. Anna Waisgerber and Brittany Krasner each received a check for $1,500. Waisgerber will attend Boston College and plans to study International Relations. Krasner will attend Connecticut College and is interested in business, journalism and psychology. [...]

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