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Source: Community Advocate Westborough – Julio’s Liquors will be hosting its 13th annual Spring Beer Fest Sunday, May 17 from 1- 4 p.m. The event will feature over 50 breweries and over 200 different beers to try. One of the top rated beer stores in the country, Julio’s Liquors has been given a 5-star rating…

Stamp Out Hunger 2015

Source: telegram.com The National Association of Letter Carriers’ 23rd annual “Stamp Out Hunger” food drive will be held Saturday, rain or shine. Non-perishable food items can be dropped off at local post offices or left in plastic bags at a home mailbox or wherever mail is normally picked up. Please, no expired food. Thousands of…

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Source: MassLive.com Senator Michael Moore among legislators decrying problems with food stamps eligibilty Michael D. Kane | mkane@masslive.com By Michael D. Kane | mkane@masslive.com Follow on Twitter on April 30, 2015 at 11:02 AM, updated April 30, 2015 at 11:27 AM BOSTON — Senator Michael Moore is among a group of Central Massachusetts legislators who…

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Source: Community Advocate Shrewsbury – Thanks to the generosity of its customers, the Shrewsbury Stop & Shop recently presented the Worcester County Food Bank with a check for $4,113.60. The monies were donated as part of the store’s Food for Friends program. Jean McMurray, executive director, Worcester County Food Bank, fifth from left, with Stop…

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2015-Apr-09-Ocean State Job Lot donates truckloads of food to Worcester County Food Bank

Publications and News from the Community

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Source: telegram.com WORCESTER – Nearly three-fourths of Worcester public school children qualify for federally subsidized free or reduced lunch. But last year’s summer meals program garnered just a 14 percent participation rate in the city, according to the service’s coordinators. As good as a job as participating organizations have done to try to get that…

Donna Farrow

Source: telegram.com By Brian Lee TELEGRAM & GAZETTE STAFF WEBSTER — Community “cornerstones” were cited by local and state officials during Tuesday’s selectmen’s meeting. Ted and Donna Farrow were given proclamations for their 29 years of service to the Webster­Dudley Food Share program by state Sen. Ryan C. Fattman, R­Webster, state Rep. Joseph McKenna, R­Webster,…

Source: EPR Retail News State-of-the-Art “Digester” is Part of Company’s Goal to Reach “Zero” Waste by 2020 Quincy, MA, 2015-4-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — As Earth Day approaches, The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company LLC announces the groundbreaking of the company’s first anaerobic digester at its Distribution Center in Freetown, MA. The state-of-the-art digester…

Ken Dion

Grafton firefighter and farmer saves lives through service

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