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Town Crier TV Show Airs Tonight on Milford TV
30 Minutes with The Town Crier, the half-hour show produced by Town Crier P

Coats for All, Helping Keep Residents Warm
Girl Scout troop leaders Amy Donahue, left, and Susan Braza, leaders

Upton Residents Repeal Bylaw on Full Service Gas Stations in Town
By a majority vote, Upton voters agreed it was time to rescind the bylaw wh

Two Mendon Police Officers Move Up in Rank
Mendon Police Officers David Kurczy and Matthew Hoar were promoted d

Upton Fire Department Acknowledged for 175 Years of Service
The Upton Fire Department received a citation from the House of Repre

Mendon Police Officer Files Discrimination Complaint
A 17-year veteran of the Mendon Police Department has filed a discriminatio

Lights of Hope and Promise Shine at Milford Hospital
The Tree of Life, which honors those who have survived cancer, who ha

Miscoe RoboKats and Explosive Bananas Move on to State Robotics Tournament
Members of the Miscoe Hill Robotics Team members are, l-r, Front row-

Turkey and Teaching Brings Cultures Together in Milford
Thanksgiving brought together the Indians and the Pilgrims. And now, hundre

Zero-Tolerance Policies Reviewed after 5th Grader Suspended
Officials in the Milford Public Schools will be taking a look at their “z

Milford Schools Could Face $20,000 Cuts in State Aid
The Milford School Committee learned during their November 20 meeting that

Fiscal Year 2015 Property Tax Rates Set
The Massachusetts Department of Revenue has certified the town’s Fiscal Y

DeBartolomeis Not Running in 2015 Town Election
Nomination papers for the April 7 Town Election will not be available until

Santa Claus is Coming to Milford
Fire trucks from the greater Milford area will help lead the annual W

Town Crier TV Show Airs Tonight on Milford TV
30 Minutes with The Town Crier, the half-hour show produced by Town Crier P

Supporting Our Troops for the Holidays
Among the youth volunteers, who helped sort donated items for packi

Mendon Voters Support Preservation of Pearson Farm
During the November 5 Special Town Meeting, Mendon residents voted to utili

Mendon Upton School Officials Keeping an Eye on Potential “Red Flags” For Budget
The Mendon Upton School Committee started their November 17 meeting by bein

Baker Wins Governor’s Race; Fattman Wins Senate Seat
Massachusetts residents elected Republican Charlie Baker as their new Gover

Selectmen Recognize Upton Men’s Club
The Board of Selectmen presented the Upton Men’s Club a Proclamatio

Spirit of Giving Apparent Through Scouting for Food Initiative
It was a day of donating time and much needed food items during Mend

“Baking For Good” at Miscoe Hill School
Miscoe Hill Fifth Grade students Matthew Mills and Grace Balzanelli h

Art Project Brings Generations Together
Miscoe Hill students from the After School Program traveled to the U

Mendon Says Thank You to Its Vets
Mendon veterans and friends (from the left) John Sullivan, Anthony Ia

Health Board: e-Cigarette Use Prohibited in Public Places
The Milford Board of Health is helping restaurant and bar owners to let the

Health Board Considering Vaccination Clinics
With about 30 unaccompanied minors from Central and South America arriving

EPA Stormwater Management Rules to Take Effect in 2016
It’s been about 40 months since the federal Environmental Protection Agen

Milford Pond Restoration Could be Completed in One Season
Dredging work to restore 17.3 acres of Milford could be completed by the en

Milford Superintendent Outlines 2014/2015 Goals
Superintendent Dr. Robert Tremblay plans to bring more “exciting and enri

Massachusetts’s Native Berry, A Very Versatile Fruit
Memorial Elementary School students Vinny Leombruno (left) and Tyler

Miscoe iPad Survey gets “Positive” Responses
The results of a parent survey sent out this past summer about the district

‘Expect To Laugh’ with the MHS Performance of The Man Who Came to Dinner
Milford High School Theater Workshop rehearse a scene from their upco

Nipmuc Regional High School Sees Jump in SAT Scores
Nipmuc Regional High School saw a significant jump in SAT scores this year,

School Committee Approves Turf Field Feasibility Study
The Mendon Upton Regional School Committee approved the spending of up to $

School Committee Member Resigns; Upton Looks for New Member
Mendon Upton Regional School Committee Member Grace Maneri has officially r

Stable MCAS Scores, Higher Accountability Rating for Mendon Upton
MCAS Scores for students in the Mendon Upton Regional School District remai

Mendon Groups Come Together to Welcome Home Veterans
PFC Eric Cousineau had a special welcome home from Afghanistan.

Outdoor Morning Recess Reinstated for Milford Kindergarteners
Milford school officials have announced that they have made a change to the

Health Board Takes Stand Against Ballot Question No. 2
The Board of Health voted unanimously on October 6 to take a stand against

Election Results in Milford Mirrored Trends
Local results for the November 4 State Election mirrored the trends across

Fall Family Fun in the Park
A colorful balloon arch greeted those attending the 2ndAnnual Fall Fa

Upper Charles Trail Completion Celebrated Tomorrow
The final segment of the Upper Charles Trail is like a rural road, wi

Scouting for Food Donations to be Collected on November 2
Milford’s Scouting for Food is just around the corner and the hundreds of

Main St. Crosswalks Take on Look of Brick Walkways
Larry Moran of Felix Marino Co. of Peabody keeps a compressor hose of

Majority of Mendon Upton Students to Stay with Current iPad Option
Two hundred and twenty-three families have opted to switch their iPad plan

George Marino Named “Plains Man of the Year”
Retired pharmacist George Marino is the 2014 “Plains Man of the Yea

Jenrich Reports on Library’s Increased Usage, Hoping to Extend Operating Hours
Taft Library Director Andrew Jenrich reported to the Board of Selectmen tha

Next Town Crier TV Episode Airs October 17 on Milford TV
30 Minutes with The Town Crier, the half-hour show produced by Town Crier P

Upton Board Adopts Snow and Ice Removal Policy
After weeks of speaking with residents and the Department of Public Works (

Milford’s History is One for the Books
Images of America—Milford was written by Deborah Eastman, Anne Lam

Community Comes out to Honor Fletcher
Mendon’s Robin Fletcher was named the Council on Aging’s Senior

Majority of Mendon Upton Students to Stay with Current iPad Option
Two hundred and twenty-three families have opted to switch their iPad plan

Upton’s New Town Hall Keeps Its Small Town Charm
Town officials and members of the Building Committee stand front and

State Funding to Help Bring Quinsigamond Satellite Campus to Northbridge
With $300,000 in seed money, Quinsigamond Community College (QCC) is anothe

Historical Headstone Returned to Mendon
Receiving the returned headstone, which lists the deaths of two Perne

Finance Committee Begins Assessing Special Town Meeting Requests
The Finance Committee this month began tackling the various capital expendi

Nelson Heights Residents Against Proposed Zoning Change
This Google Maps image shows the area around the Milford Regional Med

Ten Years Old and Going Strong Helping Support Special Olympics
Runners get ready to take off at the 10th Annual 5k Road Race/Walk to

Next Town Crier TV Episode Airs October 3 on Milford TV
30 Minutes with The Town Crier, the half-hour show produced by Town Crier P

Offering a Hand to Everyone, Welcoming Milford Presents Its Decal
The “Welcoming Milford” group celebrated National Welcoming Week

Fernandes Was Top Local Vote-Receiver in State Primary
Final State Primary election results released by Milford Town Clerk Amy Hen

Senior Center Director Discusses Fuel Assistance and Outreach Worker
During a September 8 meeting, Mendon Senior Center Director Amy Wilson Kent

The Impact of Thanks to Yanks
Mike Shain, founder of Thanks To Yanks, left, is shown with the plaqu

Two Upton Residents to be Honored by Blackstone Valley Committee
William Sadler Two long-time Upton residents will be ho

Roland Rugoletti Pavilion Dedicated at Camp Resolute
The Roland Rugoletti Pavilion at Camp Resolute honors his Scouting le

A “Great” School Opening for Milford
Superintendent of the Milford Public Schools Dr. Robert Tremblay updated th

No Increase in Sewer Use Rates
For the sixth year in a row, the Board of Sewer Commissioners is not raisin

Recent Actions by Milford Town Boards
Board of Health • Accepted, with regret, the resignation of Holly Barros

Mendon Upton Multi Board Gets Back to Work
Members of the Mendon Upton Multi Board got together for the first time sin

“Bienvenudos” to Seventeen Spanish Exchange Students
Students from Valladolid, Spain are welcomed to Milford High School a

Mendon Officer Receives Probation; Another Officer Resigns
Mendon Police Lt. Donald Blanchette recently returned to his job but was pl

Upper Charles Trail’s Final Segment Nears Completion
The final segment of the Upper Charles Trail, from Sacred Heart Churc

Affordable Housing Updates Provided to Selectmen
Mendon’s Affordable Housing Coordinator (AHC) Bill McHenry provided the B

Main Street Holiday Decorations Topic Citizens for Milford Meeting
Citizens for Milford invites residents of Milford who are interested i

Fernandes to Face Reil in November
Democratic State Representative John Fernandes of Milford will face Republi

Robin Fletcher is Mendon’s Senior Citizen of the Year
So much of Robin Fletcher’s life has been about service. Whether serving

Upton Residents Frustrated Over Tentative Plowing Policy
A number of frustrated Upton residents attended the August 26 Board of Sele

Taft Summer Reading Program Ends with a BOOM!
With the help of some assistants, Mike Bent performed his magic show

School Committee Receives Update on Finances/Recertifies FY15 Budget
The Mendon Upton Regional School Committee received an update on the previo

Reil to Face Kivior in September Primary
During the state’s September 9 primary, Mendon Board of Selectman Mark Re

A Sneak Peak of Life as High School Freshman
Over 280 students are welcomed to Milford High School during the Augu

Milford Youth Center Eyes Temporary Location
The Milford Youth Center is looking at moving its programs to a Congress St

Planning Board to Consider New Zone Near Hospital
Town Planner Larry Dunkin showed the Planning Board a proposal to hav

Senior Feast Marks New Senior Center’s 10th Anniversary
Bob DeVita (left) and Paul Mastroianni carve up porketta slices in th

Town Meeting Members Invited to Audio Demo on Tuesday
When Town Meeting Members gather in Upper Town Hall, they know what issues

Massachusetts State Primary is September 9
Residents are reminded that a State Primary will be held on September 9. Th

TV Performers and World Champs Skip into Mendon and Upton
World Champion Jump Ropers Tori Boggs and Lee Reisig joined the Misco

ACLU Says Mendon Upton School District is Violating Law
The American Civil Liberties Union of Massachusetts has sent a letter to th

Freshman Orientation
Milford High School will be having our annual Freshman Orientation on Thurs

Valley Tech Students Sparkle in National Championships
At the recent SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference, st

Tentative Timeline Set for Reopening Upton Town Hall
As Upton’s year-long Town Hall renovation project is nearing completion,

Beautiful Music and a Warm Summer Night Grace Kiwanis Beach Concert
Jose Porter stands next to the sign erected next to the new pavilion

Milford Medicinals Only Medical Marijuana Dispensary Site Approved by DPH for Worcester County
Milford Medicinals was named as one of 11 proposed medical marijuana

Sewer Department to Test Sludge De-watering Equipment This Month
The town’s wastewater treatment plant is probably the least glamorous of

Board of Health Stays with Salmon VNA
After flirting with the Town of Upton about sharing its public health nurse

Mendon Upton School Committee Chose MCAS Over PARCC
Students in the Mendon Upton Regional School District will be taking the MC

Without Public Hearings, Mendon Passes Over Zoning Bylaw Articles
During the June 25 Special Town Meeting, Mendon residents voted to pass ove

Arbitrator Rules on Town Employee Dismissals
An outside arbitrator has ruled that two Milford Town Hall union employees

Selectmen Approve Short-term Borrowing
The Board of Selectmen voted unanimously on June 16 to borrow money for thr

Fun, Flashy Start for Taft Fizz, Boom, Read Program
Mia Lochhead (9) helps Mad Scientist Jolting Jonathan demonstrate th

Raising the Big Top in Mendon
Spending a beautiful summer morning in Mendon, dozens of area residen

Milford School Committee Recognizes Retiring Teachers
The Milford School Committee took time during their June 19 meeting to reco

Board of Health Raises Fees
The Board of Health voted unanimously on June 17 to raise 13 of its fees an

Warm Weather Means Road Repairs
All winter long, drivers wait for warmer weather, when there is no snow and

Selectmen Form Middle School East Study Committee
Selectmen acted this month to form a 13-member committee that will study th

All Aboard for a Little History of Mendon
Kristen Berthao’s 3rd Grade class at Clough Elementary waits for th

A Day of Fishing Fun at Pratt Pond
Fishing buddies Kaidan Da Silveira (6 yrs old) and Donnacha Lambert (

A Tour of a Once Thriving Milford Industry
Many of the former Milford Pink Granite quarries now bear the work of

Year End Transfers and Recreational Trail Bylaw on Mendon Warrant
A number of housekeeping transfers, a new pickup truck for the Highway Depa

Mendon June Town Meeting Includes CPA Projects
The Mendon Board of Selectmen finalized and signed a warrant for a June 25

A New Place to Gather at Kiwanis Beach, Thanks to an Eagle Scout
Eagle Scout Jose Porter A young man in Upton has earned th

Historical Society Brings Mendon Artist’s Work to Light
The sons of Doris Daniels Cox from the left Carleton, Dan, and Jesse

Busy Families Finding Less Time for Church
As more and more families continue to juggle their busy schedules of two wo

Annual Portuguese Picnic to be Held on July 19-20
The annual Portuguese Picnic – which draws thousands of visitors to Milfo

At the Top of their Class
Milford High School Class of 2014 Valedictorian Peter Bae.

Summary of Annual Town Meeting Actions
This is a summary of actions taken by Town Meeting Members at the May 19 A

Milford High School Graduates Reminded of the Power of Caring
The Milford High School Class of 2014 received their diplomas on June

Selectmen Approve Increase in Upton Ambulance Rates
During a May 20 meeting, increases in Upton’s ambulance rates were unanim

Land Use Committee and Agricultural Commission Looking to Grow a Garden
Town officials are exploring the possibility of leasing part of this

Annual Nipmuc Pops Concert Hits a High Note
The Nipmuc Regional High School Music Department hit a high note with the a

A Fine Evening for the Fine Arts at Nipmuc
Nipmuc Regional High School students had the chance to show off their artis

Nipmuc Graduates Encouraged to Follow Their Own Paths
With smiles or looks of contemplation, members of the Nipmuc Regional

At the Top of Their Class
Nipmuc Regional High School Class of 2014 Salutatorian, Laura Ann Ng.

Valley Tech Celebrates Next Generation of Workforce Leaders Mendon resident named Class of 2014 Vale
Joe Trettel of Milford was joined by Elizabeth Wojnar of Grafton, pro

Mendon Student – Top Valley Tech Scholar
Congratulations to Jennifer Morin, the daughter of Christine and Peter Mori

Rotary Awards Four $1000 Scholarships To Area Students
Milford Rotary Club Scholarship Chairman Steve Ellis introduced this ye

Rotary Wants You To Learn To Swim
Registration for the Milford Rotary clubs annual RED CROSS swim program

Planning Board “Unfavorable” on Conservation Restriction
The Planning Board favored passing over Article 17 on the Annual Town Meeti

Milford Students to Receive Lessons in Pedestrian Safety
Hoping to prevent a repeat of a near-fatal accident involving a 4-yea

Class Action Suit Against Milford Water Company Settled
Just as a suit filed against the Milford Water Company in the aftermath of

Taking Ideas and Making Beautiful Things
Members of the community were invited to an All-District Art Show on

Recent Actions by Milford Town Boards
Board of Selectmen • Appointed Alan Graham of Upton as the town’s new

DeBartolomeis Shifts Position on Conservation Restriction
Selectmen Chairman Dino DeBartolomeis has shifted his position from being i

Definitely Dressed Up at the Milford Youth Center!
Flashing their runway ready smiles are, l-r, Jalise DeJesus, Anekah G

Town Meeting Approves $5.1 Million Youth Center Renovation
By an overwhelming 155-8 vote, Town Meeting Members this week approved spen

Milford High School Students Take Their ABC’s To A Higher Level
Excited –pumped and eager to serve best describes this weeks teen

Milford Chamber President Joins Rotary
The Milford Rotary Club rose as one last week when Membership Chairman John

Girls State Program
Pictured, left to right are: back row-Lauren Guertin - Nimpuc Regiona

Triple the Fun for Giraffe Lovers at Southwick’s Zoo
Baby Max and his Mom, Pinda, are a sight to see at Southwick’s Zoo.

Upton Residents Vote to Keep Treasurer/Collector Elected
A majority vote by Upton voters will keep the Treasurer/Collector’s posit

Mendon Voters Give BVT a Thumbs Down for Expansion
Mendon residents voted down a debt exclusion ballot question by a vote of 1

Milford Rotarians Lunch at Milford Youth Center
Photo from the left: Attorney Stephen Chaplin, Allan Villatoro, Ralph

Transformed by Art”, Miscoe Hill Gym Becomes a Fantasy Garden
A scene from the “Transformed by Art” exhibit in the Miscoe Hill

Selectmen Split on Armory Renovations
Funds are being sought to renovate the former ilford Armory. It now h

Selectmen Split on Supporting Conservation Restriction
Annual Town Meeting members will be asked on May 19 to place eight pa

FY15 Budget, 37 Articles Await May 19 Decisions
Town Meeting Members will consider a 38-article warrant when the Annual Tow

MiscoeMakerCrew Brings Designs to Life with 3D Printer
The MiscoeMakerCrew exhibits at the New England 1:1 Summit in Burling

Programs for Advanced Students Discussed by School Committee
The Mendon Upton Regional School Committee heard a report on the opportunit

Mendon Upton Demonstrates Continued Financial Stability
An annual independent financial audit of the 2012/2013 school year states t

Upton to Determine if Treasurer/Collector to be Appointed
Article 10 on Upton’s Annual Town Meeting Warrant is seeking the approval

Two First Responders Honored by Veterans
Milford’s Fire Chief John Touhey and Police Officer Robert Tusino w

Green Community Bylaws on Upton Warrant
Upton may be closer to being designated a Green Community should residents

Upton’s Fiscal Year 2015 Budget Estimated at $19.3 Million
A new Fiscal Year 2015 budget will be presented to Upton residents during t

Zoning Board Approves Main Street Development
The Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) this month approved construction of a new

Official Dedication of Ruth Anne Bleakney Senior Center Brings Out Many
The family of Ruth Anne Bleakney proudly stands before her photo duri

Dr. Adams Discusses Operation Footprint With Rotarians
Framingham podiatrist and Rotary International volunteer, Dr. Donald

Milford Rotary Club Seniors Celebrate 141 Years Of Membership
During a late April meeting of the Milford Rotary Club, the four most senio

Milford Rotary Plans To Launch Interact Club At Milford High School
Rotarian Mike Kaplan, MHS Guidance Director Matt Baione, MHS Princip

Thirty Articles Up for Vote in Mendon Tonight
On Friday, May 2, Mendon residents will vote on 30 articles during the Annu

Milford Finance Committee Supports Proposed FY15 Budget
The Finance Committee has voted to support the proposed $87.3-million opera

Opposition Voiced to Conservation Restriction
Annual Town Meeting members will be asked on May 19 to place eight pa

Milford Special Games Brings Special Guests
Marathoners Dick and Rich Hoyt were special guests at Milford’s fir

Selectmen Support Farmers Market Relocation
The Farmers Market will return for a second summer at a new location – th

Affordable Housing and Animal Control Bylaws on Mendon’s Warrant
During Mendon’s Annual Town Meeting, residents will be asked to vote on s

No Changes to Vacation Weeks Next Year for Schools
The Mendon Upton Regional School Committee approved the 2014/2015 School Ca

Community Remembers Boston Marathon Bombing Victims
The Milford High School Choir sang the National Anthem as part of a r

Mendon Residents to Vote on $15.3 Million Budget
During Mendon’s May 2 Annual Town Meeting, residents will be presented a

Hippity Hop, Easter’s on Its Way
Sporting some bunny ears and whiskers herself, Olivia Dasilva, age 7,

Mendon Upton Easter Services
Bethany Community Church 15 Cape Road, Mendon Pastor Phil McCutchen 508-

Tripping the Light Fantastic at the Senior-Senior Prom
Working hard since the beginning of the school year, the Milford High

Committee Targeting Labor Day for Upton Town Hall Completion
Renovations continue in the upper Town Hall. During a

Montgomery Lodge of Masons Spring Open House
The Montgomery Lodge of Masons will hold an Open House on Saturday, April 1

Easter Listing
Centro de Familia y Adoracion-Freedom Life Church 204 Main St. 508-422-99

Town Election Ballot Full in Mendon
Mendon voters will see only one name next to each office up for re-election

Three Offices Remain Without Candidates in Upton
Nearly all seats up for re-election in Upton’s Annual Town Election are u

Schools Reach Out to the Community to Fight Drug Abuse
Blackstone Valley Regional High School students Andrea Matellian of U

A Small Step in Construction but a Giant Leap for the Hospital
Tossing the ceremonial shovelfuls of sand at the groundbreaking for t

MACC Home & Business Expo 2014
Giving area a residents a peek into the future at the Milford Area Ch

Milford School Committee Discusses Change to Lice Policy
A proposed lice policy change that has caused some concerns with parents in

After-hours Bar Fight Prompts License Hearing
An early morning March 7 fight at the Royal Buddha on Depot St. that occurr

Passover Services
Chabad House Community Center 34 Cedar St. Milford 508-473-1299 GotChab

Crisafulli, Dias, Parson and Callery Win Town Election
Scott Crisafulli was re-elected Highway Surveyor, Theresa Diomedes Dias wa

Irene Larivee Named New Town Treasurer
Irene Larivee. Nicole Harnishfeger photo, copyright by The Inquirer a

Milford High Welcomes Chinese Exchange Students
Exchange students from China stand with their host student for a pict

Upton Board Takes No Action on Warren St. Closing
The Upton Board of Selectmen decided to take no immediate action concerning

Student Artworks on Display in Boston
Memorial students pictured with their artwork (l-r), back row: Anna F

Police Department Fighting Opiate Overdoses with Narcan
The nasal spray Naloxone – more commonly known as Narcan – is use

Historical Commission Looking to Save Original Miscoe Springs Building from Demolition
The Mendon Historical Commission is looking to save the original Misc

All Types of Entertainment at the Family Fun Fair
Sparky the Fire Dog greets a young fan at the the 20th Annual Family

Upton Moving Forward with Green Community Designation
The Upton Board of Selectmen voted two to one to move forward and seek a Gr

Blackstone Valley Tech Explores New Programming
With nearly half of eighth graders in its 13-town district applying for adm

No Candidate Yet for Mendon School Committee Seat
As of March 12, no nomination papers have been taken out for the Mendon Upt

No Contests in the Upton Annual Town Election
All candidates on the Upton Town Ballot are running unopposed this year and

Mendon Upton FY15 Budget to Increase by $1.1M
The Mendon Upton Regional School Committee certified a $29,689,486 budget f

It’s All Greek to Sixth Graders at Miscoe Hill School
Miscoe Hill sixth grader Charlie Harper dresses as Apollo, the God of

Milford School Committee Recognizes State Champion High School Cheerleading Squad
Milford High School Cheerleaders and Coach Heather Johnson were recog

Mendon’s Victorian Queen
The late Victorian style, Queen Anne home is located at 17 Providence

Selectmen Pick Deputy Chief William Touhey to be New Fire Chief
Deputy Fire Chief William Touhey is slated to take over as Fire Chief

Best Selling Author Michael Tougias Enjoying Life in Mendon
True stories of courage, survival, and tragedy at sea are what intrigue bes

“Seena Heller Way” Honors Planning Board Member
The two separate halves of Cemetery St. are indicated by arrows. Th

Two Mendon Upton Educators to be Marathoners
Mendon Upton Regional PreK-12 Music Coordinator Michael Morel, left a

Telling a Story with Fabric and Thread
Hundreds of area residents turned out to view almost 200 quilts and w

Cub Scouts, Start Your Engines!
Dozens of Milford Cub Scouts an their families attended the Annual Pi

No Decisions Made on Eliminating School Vacation Week in Mendon Upton
Discussions will continue on changes to the Mendon Upton Regional School Ca

Mendon Voters Support Lease for Solar Facility
Mendon is a step closer to having a solar energy facility in town. At a Feb

Schofield Officially on Ballot for Mendon Selectmen
Mendon resident Richard Schofield is officially on Mendon’s Town Election

Articles Passed at Special Town Meeting
In addition to approving funding to build a new Woodland Elementary School

Actions by Town Boards
Board of Health • In the aftermath of the CVS/pharmacy chain decision to

Auditor’s Report Recommends Appointing Collector/Treasurer in Upton
Since 2011, an audit report has been recommending the town of Upton appoint

Did You Know February was Marfan Syndrome Month?
Clough Elementary students in Lauren St. Pierre’s second grade clas

The Middle Aged Dominate Town Meeting
Milford Town Meeting Members (by age group) This chart shows the num

How Tall is “Tall”?
During this month’s Special Town Meeting discussion about building a new

Upton Vet Running Boston Marathon for Bereaved Military Families
James Maloney is running the Boston Marathon to help military familie

Library Chosen to Pilot Massachusetts eBook Project
Milford Town Library Director Susan Edmonds displays one of the eBook

Board Offers Newman Town Administrator Position
After two hours of interviewing its top candidates, the Mendon Board of Sel

School Committee Discusses Snow Day Make-Ups
Officials in the Mendon-Upton Regional School District will be surveying pa

Incumbents Begin Taking Out Nomination Papers in Upton
As of February 13, three Upton incumbents have taken out their nomination p

Mendon Voters will be Asked to Fund Deployed Police Officer’s Salary and Public Safety Overtime
Several financial articles on the Special Town Meeting warrant involve the

Miscoe Students Showcase Their Talents to Help Others
Miscoe Hill student Lily Bolton, accompanied by Chorus Director Brend

Town to Seek $700,000 Grant for Water St. Improvements
Milford is seeking a $700,000 Community Development Block Grant to he

Upton Cub Scout Pack 132 Pinewood Derby
Showing off their speed trophies were the three fastest overall winne

Hospitality & Tourism Management Program Puts Out the Welcome Mat
Twenty Milford High School students were chosen for the school’s ne

Miscoe Students Make Impact as Project 351 Ambassadors
Miscoe Hill School students Leah Fitzgerald from Upton and Josh Shres

Races Shaping Up in April 1 Town Election
Voters will face three definite – Highway Surveyor, School Committee and

Amazing Hero Artist Comes to Miscoe Hill
Professional artist Rob Surette performs his Amazing Hero Art show at

Town Meeting Approves New Woodland School
By an overwhelming 166 to 15 vote, Town Meeting Members approved spending u

Upton Town Election Scheduled for May 5
Upton Town Clerk Kelly McElreath would like residents to know that nominati

A ‘Good’ Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Teachers, administrators, and staff of Milford Public Schools came to

Mendon’s Nomination Papers Available February 18
On May 15, Mendon residents will fill 12 offices during the Town Election.

Fire Chief John Touhey Retiring
Milford Fire Chief John Touhey last week announced his intention to retire

Miscoe Students Meet Journalist and Author Cokie Roberts
Emmy award winning journalist and best-selling author Cokie Roberts s

Upton Town Officials Contemplating Closing Warren St.
Upton Selectmen are contemplating permanently closing Warren St. The

Leasing Land for Solar Use on Mendon Warrant
An article placed on Mendon’s February 24 Special Town Meeting warrant is

Upton Board Approves New Water/Sewer Payment Policy For Some Residents
Upton’s DPW Director, Jeff Thompson, came before the Board of Selectmen d

Brothers of Brush Make Food Pantry Donation
Brothers of the Brush members (left to right) Russ Dudley, Jonathan D

Nipmuc Hosts First Annual STEM Career Fair
Nipmuc High School hosted its first annual STEM Career and College Fa

Selectmen Set Treasurer Hiring Schedule; Discuss HR Function
The Board of Selectmen plans to appoint a new Town Treasurer by March 31, a

February 10 Special TM Scheduled for New Woodland School
The Board of Selectmen has scheduled a two-article Special Town Meeting for

Highway Department Goes High Tech with GPS
Highway Surveyor Scott Crisafulli shows the path of one hired snow pl

Upton Board Withdraws Permit at Request of South Street Owners
The Upton Board of Selectmen unanimously approved the request from the owne

Officials Continuing to Investigate Upton Railroad Chemical Spill
The Upton Board of Selectmen briefly discussed last month’s chemical spil

Boston Cane Presented to Mendon’s Oldest Resident
Helen Berard (center), surrounded by her seven great-grandchildren, w

Showcasing Art to the Community
Fourth Grade Clough Student Jack Watchmaker stands under his Optical

“Chronicle” Highlights Valley Tech
Blackstone Valley Tech Manufacturing and Engineering Technology junio

A More Personalized Learning Experience at Nipmuc
The Mendon Upton Regional School Committee received an update on a new Advi

Gravel Pit Owners Looking to Sell Business
It was announced at a December 3 Board of Selectmen meeting that the owners

Milford Town Election Season Begins With a Race
Even though nomination papers for the April 1, 2014 Town Election won’t b

Milford Family & Community Network Playgroup Registrations:
Registration for Session II of the Milford Family & Community Network Playg

Legislature Enacts Bill for Appointed Milford Treasurer
The Legislature has enacted a bill that would make the Milford Town Treasur

Planet Aid Comes to Milford
From left to right: Planet Aid’s Chief Operating Officer Fred Olsso

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