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Egan named board chair for The Home for Little Wanderers

March 27th, 2015

Christopher F. Egan (Photo/submitted)

Region – The Home for Little Wanderers, the nation’s oldest and one of New England’s largest child and family service agencies, has named Christopher F. Egan, president and founding member of Carruth Capital, LLC, as chair of its board of directors. As chair, Egan will oversee the non-profit’s Executive Committee and steer the strategic direction [...]

The Manor to host fundraiser for Ugandan orphanage

March 25th, 2015

West Boylston – The Manor & The Draught House will be hosting a “Kids’ Kitchen Fundraiser” Saturday April 18 to benefit an orphanage in Uganda.

SpencerBANK honors employees

March 25th, 2015

(seated, l to r): Marcella Mosio, 15 years; Lynne Dillon, 10 years; Dawn-Marie Evans, 5 years; Lynne Esposito, 30 years; Lisa Romano, 5 years; Amanda Lemerise, 5 years; Jessica Brier, 5 years; and Donna Tibbetts, 20 years. 
(standing, l to r): Douglas Schmeling, 5 years; Jennifer Anderson, 10 years; Rachel Woods, 15 years; Randal Webber, 5 years; K. Michael Robbins, president and CEO; James Reid, 5 years; Stephen Sanborn, 10 years; Angela Parker, 20 years; and Philip Zoppo, 5 years

Spencer – SpencerBANK held its annual Length of Service Awards dinner March 10 at Salem Cross Inn in West Brookfield. The bank, which honored 16 employees, holds this event every year to recognize the dedication and longevity of its employees.

History Camp features Marlborough presentations

March 19th, 2015

Region – The volunteer‐run History Camp returns for its second year with 20 sessions on topics ranging from the Revolutionary War and the Civil War to the Salem Witch Trials, the Suffragette Movement, and historical research. This year’s event will be held Saturday, March 28, at the Harriet Tubman House, 566 Columbus Ave., Boston. The [...]

‘Better Breather’ groups in Marlborough, Northborough and Framingham

March 19th, 2015

Region – The Marlborough Hills Rehabilitation Center and the American Lung Association are sponsoring three area “Better Breather” groups in Framingham, Northborough and Marlborough. The groups are free, open to all and do not require a reservation. The Framingham group is held at the Callahan Senior Center, 535 Union Ave., on the second Wednesday of [...]

Repoli, Majewski announce engagement

March 19th, 2015

Michelle Repoli and Ryan Majewski
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Region – Michelle Repoli, daughter of Michael and Diane Repoli of Port St. Lucie, Fla., and Ryan Majewski, son of Chet and Shelley Majewski of Shrewsbury, Mass., are pleased to announce their engagement.

New England Home Furniture Consignment offers upscale options

March 18th, 2015

Owner Jennifer King
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Worcester – Since opening last fall, New England Home Furniture Consignment has been a go-to place for those looking for unique, quality pieces of furniture at affordable prices. Owner Jennifer King takes pride in offering like-new pieces in styles ranging from Contemporary to Classic, Traditional to Vintage, Primitive to Coastal, Shabby-Chic to Tuscan, and everything [...]

Winter continues to grip region with long, icy reach

March 17th, 2015

3-17-15 ECMWF cold 7 doys out

Region – We have two shots of arctic air coming within the next week, the first arriving this afternoon and the second one late Sunday, which will be a bit colder than the first. Compared to averages, these will rival anything we have seen so far this season.

In Your Shoes to host Casino Night to benefit local veterans

March 6th, 2015

In Your Shoes logo

Region – The nonprofit organization In Your Shoes (IYS) will be hosting a Casino Night, Saturday, March 21, at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 17 Willow St., from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m.

Conference to promote STEM fields for girls to take place in Northborough

March 5th, 2015

Region – Middle-school aged girls are invited to attend the 9th annual Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Conference Saturday, March 28, from 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at Algonquin Regional High School, 79 Bartlett St., Northborough. Hosted by the Northborough Junior Woman’s Club and free of charge, this half-day event encourages girls [...]

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