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Accused Worcester kidnapper found incompetent for trial

WORCESTER - A 24-year-old city man under indictment on charges of kidnapping two teenage girls as they walked to school on Apricot Street last year has been found mentally incompetent to stand trial. Fredy Cruz, of 5 Hacker St., who was indicted earlier this year on two counts each of kidnapping a c

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-09-19 19:21:40

Hurricane Jose: Tropical storm warning issued for Southeastern Massachusetts, Cape Cod and Islands

With Hurricane Jose heading north, meteorologists are warning of the storm's potential. The National Hurricane Center issued a tropical storm warning Monday morning for parts of Massachusetts and Rhode Island. The warning was issued for the following counties in Massachusetts: Barnstable, Bristol,

MASSLIVE.COM - 2017-09-18 15:17:43

State Rep. Hannah Kane announces office hours

SHREWSBURY - State Rep. Hannah Kane, R-Shrewsbury, will hold office hours in both Shrewsbury and Westborough during the month of October. Westborough office hours will be held from 11 a.m. to noon Oct. 20 at the Westborough Senior Center, 4 Rogers Road. Shrewsbury office hours will be held from 12:

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 18:17:55

Elite Academy of Dance named Grand National Champions

SHREWSBURY - In July 2017, dancers from the Elite Academy of Dance company traveled to the Kids Artistic Revue National Dance Competition in Ledyard, Connecticut for the Grand National Finals. Their contemporary routine "For My Help" took home the title of Grand National Champions - the third year i

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 14:22:51

Westborough Historical Society announces events

WESTBOROUGH - The Westborough Historical Society has announced its upcoming events. "Westborough's Railroads and Tour of Train Depot" will be held from 2-4 p.m. Sept. 24 at Waterman Design Associates, 31 E. Main St. Westborough Historical Society will invite participants to tour the redesigned 1899

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 18:40:18

Westborough Public Library to present 'An Evening of Ghost Stories'

WESTBOROUGH - The Westborough Public Library will present "An Evening of Ghost Stories and New England Legends" at 7 p.m. Oct. 20 at the Mill Pond School, 6 Olde Hickory Path. A night of haunting history and scary tales from across New England will be told by the leading authorities on spooks and le

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 15:48:39

Church of the Nativity announces Fall Festival

NORTHBOROUGH - Church of the Nativity announced its annual Fall Festival from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 30 at its Northborough campus, 45 Howard St. This annual event will include cuisine from local vendors, and live musical performances, including the Assabet Valley Chamber Singers. Vince Femia, a N

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 15:31:26

Plotkin joins police as first full-time female officer in 15 years

Standing before the Board of Selectmen and accepting an appointment as a Grafton police officer, Jensen R. Plotkin, a former part-time police dispatcher, was making history. Plotkin, 23, of Grafton, is the first female Grafton police officer in the last 15 years. The Board of Selectmen approved her

THEGRAFTONNEWS.COM - 2017-09-19 22:27:43

Student stress? There's a class for that: SYFS offering stress management for K-12

Right: Does your child seem stressed out this fall? An extra class may actually help relieve pressure. (image posted to flickr by Kristine Lewis) If your child is seems stressed about school - either due to academic pressure or social issues - Southborough Youth and Family Services wants to help. La

MYSOUTHBOROUGH.COM - 2017-09-19 09:15:40

Fayville Playground taking longer than expected: Play available in Oct/Nov; grand opening next spring

Above: With all the smiles in the video update, you'd think the news about the playground was great. But as you can probably tell by all the active construction in the background, it's not the news families were hoping to hear this week. (video by Southborough Access Media) Southborough Recreation a

MYSOUTHBOROUGH.COM - 2017-09-19 11:28:55

Raytheon workers hold 'informational picket,' demand better benefits from corporation

ANDOVER - Raytheon production employees, whose contract is due to expire Saturday morning, are demanding better medical coverage from the prominent missile manufacturer. They also want better wages and less outsourcing of work to non-union locations, according to Mike Zagami, business agent and chie

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-20 05:00:00

Ventura takes GOP Senate nomination, Feeny sweeps Democratic race

Voters will be offered a clear choice between an unabashed Democratic fan of Bernie Sanders and an outspoken conservative Republican in an Oct. 17 special election to fill the seat vacated by former state Sen. James Timilty. Voters will be choosing between Foxboro's Paul Feeney, a Democrat, and Repu

SUN CHRONICLE - 2017-09-20 02:45:00

Job done: Patriots players visit Worcester schools

WORCESTER - New England Patriots players visited two city schools Tuesday to help the district celebrate the installation of new computer labs in the buildings. Defensive linemen Geneo Grissom and Lawrence Guy and cornerback Jonathan Jones were among the representatives of the team to appear at the

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-09-19 17:50:58

New Hopkinton DPW 'barn' dedicated in honor of Tom McIntyre

HOPKINTON - For many, Tom McIntyre was known as "Mr. Hopkinton." McIntyre died in April after being diagnosed with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in October. He was 62. But his name will live on at the new public works facility. Selectmen last week unanimously voted to name the new 45,470-square-foot facili

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 02:24:17

WATD celebrates 40 years on the air

For the past 40 years, Ed Perry and his team at WATD have not only been the go-to radio station for South Shore news and sports coverage, they've been creating a family and having fun at the same time. "It's like a dysfunctional family in many ways," Perry, who has owned the station since he founded

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 19:19:00

Shrewsbury, Mass., Man Convicted of Child Rape

A Massachusetts man has been sentenced to more than 20 years in prison for sexually assaulting raping a young girl over a period of several years. Prosecutors say 45-year-old Fernando DaSilva was sentenced after he was convicted last week in Plymouth Superior Court of 17 charges, including four coun

NECN - 2017-09-19 12:41:10

Southborough resident promoted at GZA

SOUTHBOROUGH - GZA announced that Jonathan Andrews, of Southborough, has been promoted to associate principal in the Norwood office. Andrews joined GZA in 1991. His areas of specialization include geotechnical, dam safety and foundation engineering. Andrews earned a Bachelor of Science from the Univ

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 16:58:56

Ivanka Trump Discusses Her Struggles With Postpartum Depression: 'It Was a Very Challenging, Emotional Time for Me'

In this file photo, Ivanka Trump arrives at a Gala Dinner at Deutsche Bank within the framework of the W20 summit on April 25, 2017 in Berlin, Germany. On Thursday's upcoming episode of "The Dr. Oz Show," the first daughter and senior advisor to the president revealed that she had postpartum depress

NECN - 2017-09-19 20:16:25

Upton selectmen seek cheaper energy

UPTON - Selectmen are looking to give energy consumers an alternative to their current rate this winter by taking advantage of the state's municipal aggregation plan. The town's primary energy provider is National Grid, but residents are contracted on a household basis. The aggregation plan would es

MILFORD DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-20 02:50:33

New MassDOT building coming to Worcester in $35.5 million project

Construction is expected to begin this month on a $35.5 million project that will bring a new Massachusetts Department of Transportation administration building to Worcester, officials said. CTA Construction has announced that it will manage the construction of the new MassDOT building on a 10.5 acr

MASSLIVE.COM - 2017-09-19 18:58:02