October 10th, 2014
Region – Community Health Accreditation Program, Inc., (CHAP) announced that the Natick Visiting Nurse Association (Natick VNA) has been awarded CHAP accreditation under the CHAP Home Health Care Standards of Excellence. CHAP accreditation has been awarded to Natick VNA since 2001. Natick VNA is one of only two visiting nurse associations in Massachusetts to hold [...]
October 8th, 2014
Region – Starhawks Youth Hockey invites boys and girls ages 4 to 12 to Northstar Ice Sports Center in Westborough Saturday, Nov. 8, at 10:50 a.m. for a Try Hockey for Free clinic to experience ice hockey for the first time and learn the basics of the sport in a fun, safe environment. Make sure [...]
October 5th, 2014
Region – Accepting the offer to lead the newly formed U.S. Marine Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) program at Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School in Marlborough, Chief Warrant Officer 3 Randolph P. Mann agreed to retire from the Marines a few years earlier than planned. He was honored for his 21 years of service at a retirement ceremony held at the school Oct. 3.
October 4th, 2014
Region – Clinton Savings Bank received two Gold Awards at the 2014 New England Financial Marketing Awards Gala Sept. 24. The bank was honored in two categories for banks under $500 million in assets. First, they were honored in the Deposit Category for their innovative Valentine’s Day CD Special. The bank and its marketing agency, [...]
October 4th, 2014
Region – The Avidia Charitable Foundation recently donated $2,000 to Community Legal Aid, Inc. for a language access project. Avidia Bank is a $1.2 billion mutual community bank, headquartered in Hudson, with branches in Hudson, Westborough, Clinton, Leominster, Marlborough, Northborough and Shrewsbury.
October 3rd, 2014
Region – The Putting for Purple fundraiser held at The Green Thumb in Westborough Sept. 28 raised nearly $9,000 for Finding a Cure for Epilepsy and Seizures (FACES). Over 220 golfers and hundreds of other enjoyed the open house that also featured face painting, tattoo stations and a raffle.
October 1st, 2014
Region – Mathworks in Natick donated $5,800.50, raised is from their annual car wash Sept. 12, to the Boys & Girls Clubs of MetroWest. Mathworks is a big supporter and will be honored Oct. 30 at the Boys & Girls Clubs of MetroWest’s 2014 Bids for Kids Gala.
October 1st, 2014
Region – For those interested in a career in nursing, an information session will be held at Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School, 215 Fitchburg St., Marlborough, Tuesday, Nov. 4, from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. This is a great opportunity to learn about the program, meet current students and ask questions. All are welcome. The [...]
September 28th, 2014
Region – The Marlborough Savings Charitable Foundation awarded the Peter Noyes Elementary School Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) of Sudbury with a grant for $500 toward its educational enrichment program. Activities within this program are supplemental to the curriculum at each grade level, and the PTO volunteers work closely with teachers to select programs that will [...]
September 21st, 2014
Region – Central Massachusetts Regional Planning Commission (CMRPC) is kicking off the “mobility2040” Long Range Transportation Plan for the central Mass. region by seeking feedback on transportation priorities such as congestion, freight, transit, walking and biking, etc. Local residents are asked if they are out and about shopping at a local store, the mall or [...]