June 11th, 2015
Region – Bette O’Reilly, assistant vice president and branch manager of Commerce Bank in Westborough, was installed as the new chair of the Corridor Nine Area Chamber of Commerce at its Annual Meeting held on May 28. O’Reilly will be serving a 2-year term.
June 5th, 2015
Region – The 17th annual UMass Medicine Cancer Walk & 5K Run Kickoff Breakfast will be held Thursday, June 11, at the Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, 364 Plantation St., Worcester. The walk and run will be held Sunday, Sept. 27 at UMass Medical School campus. Join corporate and community leaders for a complimentary breakfast [...]
June 4th, 2015
Upton – On Friday, June 12, three teen rock bands and two middle school a cappella groups will take the stage at Nipmuc Regional High School, 90 Pleasant St., Upton, from 6-9:30 p.m. to raise money for pediatric cancer research – specifically the Ty Louis Campbell (TLC) Foundation. The three bands – Eclipse, Distracted and [...]
June 3rd, 2015
Hopkinton – Well over 1,000 children and their families braved the rain to attend Hopkinton Public Library Foundation’s Fourth Annual Touch-A-Truck and Food Truck Festival held May 31. The event, held at Hopkinton High School, raised $11,000 for the restoration, renovation and expansion of Hopkinton Public Library. Children climbed in the driver’s seats and honked [...]
May 29th, 2015
Region – The Business Forward Females (BFF) group of the Corridor Nine Area Chamber of Commerce was created as a forum to educate, inspire, and empower women from all levels of professional backgrounds. Monthly luncheons are held to bring professional women together for networking and business education with prominent women speakers sharing their knowledge and experiences.
May 28th, 2015
Region – Home Instead Senior Care supplied Mother’s Day flowers and plants to the female residents of The Health Center at The Willows of Worcester and Mary Ann Morse Health Center in Natick. Every year, Home Instead honors a community they work with in both the Worcester County and the Metrowest areas by supplying beautifully wrapped flowering plants as a way of giving back to the communities they serve.
May 28th, 2015
Region – The Webster Five Foundation announced that, as part of its Web of Caring to Make a Difference program, it will donate $1,500 to the Community Harvest Project. The donation will support the growth and donation of an estimated 260,000 pounds of food to those in need.
May 27th, 2015
Region – During Avidia Bank’s recent Annual Meeting, Fred Williams was recognized for his service as retiring and outgoing chair of the Board of Directors. Successor Jim Tashjian was voted in as the new chair. Tashjian has been a board member and corporator of Avidia Bank for 45 years. Avidia Bank is a $1.2 billion [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]