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Thursday, November 20, 2014

Marlborough – For the fourth year, the United Way of Tri-County (UWTC) is offering its “Hope for the Holidays” program for Marlborough families in need of assistance with children’s gifts.

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Wicked Local Framingham/ Danielle Ameden, Daily News Staff

FRAMINGHAM – Economists say the unemployment rate is down and the recession is over, but Paul Mina sees a different picture of residents still struggling to get by.

Sunday, November 2, 2014

Wicked Local Framingham/ Danielle Ameden, Daily News Staff

FRAMINGHAM – With the 2015 Boston Marathon just six months away, the town has picked six charities for its fundraising program and is inviting runners to apply to join “Team Framingham.”

Friday, October 31, 2014

Community Advocate

Region – Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts across the region are once again gearing up for their annual food drive, “Scouting for Food.”  Scouts will be delivering flyers and/or door hangers throughout towns this weekend, Saturday, Nov. 1 and Sunday, Nov. 2. The scouts will then return and collect items from residents Saturday, Nov. 8, that will then be donated to local food pantries.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

The MetroWest Daily News/ Staff Reporters

NATICK — A fundraiser Friday at the Verve Crowne Plaza will feature music, costumes and a performer billed as Boston’s best Michael Jackson impersonator.


Friday, October 17, 2014

The MetroWest Daily News

Nestle Waters North America has donated a truckload of food and water to the United Way of Tri-County’s food pantry and kitchen in Framingham, the United Way said on Friday.

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Wicked Local Natick

MARLBOROUGH- The Ghost Light Players of MetroWest are gearing up to present five performances of Shakespeare’s "Macbeth," beginning next week.

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

A Star-Studded, Star-Spangled Holiday Tribute to THE USO SHOWS OF WWII
December 5 and 6, 2014 @ 7:30pm
Featuring The point ‘n swing big band and United Way of Tri-County Board Member John Strickland

Saturday, October 11, 2014

The Item/ Jan Gottesman, Managing Editor

Every November, families gather to show their thankfulness.

But every day, one in four children in this country go to bed hungry. Every day, families are struggling to put food on the table while paying for rent and heat. One in nine households in Massachusetts struggling with hunger, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture.


Saturday, October 4, 2014

Community Advocate/Ed Karvoski Jr, Contributing Writer

Marlborough – It was decided three years ago when the Ghost Light Players (GLP) was founded that the theater group would annually present a Shakespearean play, open to the public and free of charge. The price of admission is a nonperishable food item to be donated to the Marlborough Community Cupboard.