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Polar Park hosts 'A Prom for All Ages'

WORCESTER, Mass. — A nonprofit empowering youth and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities hosted "A Prom For All Ages at Polar Park" Friday night. The dance brought together 200 people for an evening of food, music and dancing, and featured a red carpet walk and photo shoots. Many...
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Pepperoni Roll Eating World Championship taking place Saturday night

FAIRMONT, W.Va. — The ninth annual Three Rivers Festival Pepperoni Roll Eating World Championship will take place Saturday at Fairmont’s Palatine Park. Contestants will have 10 minutes to eat as many pepperoni rolls as possible for the chance to win $5,000 in prizes. Competitive eater Joey Chestnut set...

This is what Memorial Day means to these local veterans

LEOMINSTER — When people across the country gather Monday to mark Memorial Day, Tim Dennehy will remember someone he knew who died in the Vietnam War. Dennehy, who served in the Marines, said his neighbor is listed on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. “Later on, I worked...

Blackstone Valley Tech students earn 66 medals in state competition

UPTON – Blackstone Valley Regional Vocational Technical High School students tested their vocational-technical ability in the annual SkillsUSA State Leadership & Skills Conference Championships on April 14 and 29. It was the second of three SkillsUSA competitions, and the school had 102 students competing with other career and technical education high school students with impressive results.

MIAA Football and Hoop Committees propose changes to power rankings format

This past week, the MIAA Football and Basketball Committees met to discuss and vote on certain concerns and proposals. Starting with last Thursday's Football Meeting, Milton head coach Steve Dembrowski, who is also the coaches representative on the Football Committee, sent in a proposal to look at using a 60-40 breakdown, with more emphasis going to wins and losses, in the new power rankings system. That proposal was approved by a 12-1 margin and will now be in the hands of the Tournament Management Committee.

Sutton High seniors present annual Internship Fair

SUTTON -- On Monday, May 24, dozens of seniors at Sutton High School presented what they had learned during their internships. During the previous six weeks, these seniors picked up job experience in a variety of fields, from nonprofits to landscaping and medical research. Support local journalism: Subscribe to

Julio’s Liquors collaborates on Jackstraw Brook IPA

WESTBOROUGH – A collaboration between Julio’s Liquors and a Vermont brewery is benefiting the Westborough Community Land Trust (WCLT) while highlighting Westborough’s Jackstraw Brook waterway. Julio’s first IPA collaboration project, Jackstraw Brook, is brewed by Ten Bends brewery. Julio’s is donating $2 of every fourpack sold...

Academic Achievers for Grafton, Millbury and Sutton

WORCESTER -- WPI awarded nearly 1,200 bachelor's degrees at the undergraduate Commencement ceremony on May 14, including:. Jacob Arciszewski of Millbury majored in biochemistry. Anthony Galgano of Sutton, majored in robotics engineering and electrical and computer engineering. Abigail Goyette of Millbury majored in chemical engineering. Zoe Mahoney of Sutton majored...

Rams Lacrosse team closing in on CAC League Title

BILLERICA – With two more wins this past week, including a huge one over CAC rival Lowell Catholic on Monday, the Shawsheen Tech Boys Lacrosse team edged closer to capturing the CAC title, improving to 14-1 on the season, and 11-1 in the CAC. The Rams most recent win,...

Rams Baseball team crowned league champions

BILLERICA – Heading into the season, the Shawsheen Tech Baseball team had several goals for themselves, including qualifying for the state and vocational tournaments. But right at the top of the list of the things they hoped to accomplish was defending the Commonwealth Athletic Conference title they had won last season.

Maryland vs. Princeton: 2022 Men’s Lacrosse Final Four tv schedule, live stream, how to watch

It’s Game 2 of the 2022 Men’s Lacrosse Final Four as top-seeded Maryland takes on Princeton. The Terrapins are the tournament’s No. 1 seed and come in as the favorites to take home the national title, coming into the game with a perfect 16-0 record. The top-scoring team in the national, Maryland is in its ninth Final Four in the last 11 season and is looking to make its second straight title game appearance. On the other side, the No. 5-seeded Tigers took down Yale last time out to reach the semifinals. These two teams met back in February, with Maryland taking the win by a score of 15-10. Saturday’s game will air on TV via ESPN2. Fans can also stream the game via fuboTV, which offers a free trial.