UXBRIDGE - The Uxbridge Annual Town Meeting will reconvene tonight when residents will take action to come up with a balanced budget following the failure to get a two-thirds majority vote last week to transfer almost 400-thousand dollars from the stabilization fund to... Read more.
Citizens for Milford is organizing the Fourth Annual Milford Beautification Day to be held on Saturday. It’s an opportunity for residents, organizations and businesses to work together picking up trash around town promoting Milford Pride. A clean sweep of the town will... Read more.
UXBRIDGE - The Uxbridge Board of Selectmen and the Finance Committee will meet tonight. The main topic is discussion and then to take action, relating to the articles, which will appear on the Spring Annual Town Meeting Warrant. The Finance Committee is holding a public... Read more.
UXBRIDGE - An elderly woman and two firefighters were treated for minor injuries at the scene of a house fire on River Road in Uxbridge yesterday morning. The Uxbridge Fire Department says the investigation into the cause of the fire by the State Fire Marshalls’ Office... Read more.
UXBRIDGE - Residents of Uxbridge voted against a temporary moratorium on recreational marijuana establishments at last night’s Fall Annual Town Meeting. Those in favor of the moratorium were hoping to get approval to amend the zoning by-laws to delay the process of a pot... Read more.
UXBRIDGE - The Uxbridge Board of Selectmen and the Finance Committee have made their recommendations on the 15 articles on the Fall Annual Town Meeting, including favorable recommendations for a variety of capital purchases or projects that would be funded by taking money... Read more.
UXBRIDGE - A bill that would amend the Uxbridge Town Charter to allow for the recall of elected officials in the town will be heard this afternoon at the Statehouse by the Joint Committee on Election Laws. Uxbridge residents overwhelmingly approved at Town Meeting... Read more.
UXBRIDGE - The Town of Uxbridge is losing its Town Manager as the Board of Selectmen and Finance Committee continue to holds joint public hearings this week and next in preparation for the Fall Town Meeting to be held later this month. Uxbridge Town Manager David... Read more.
UXBRIDGE - Uxbridge Police and Fire were dispatched to Elmwood Avenue last night for a report of a vehicle in the woods on fire. No one was injured. This was around 5:15 last night with Uxbridge firefighters putting out the fire and upon further investigation by police... Read more.
The Town of Uxbridge is in very good financial condition with the town recently receiving a strong rating from Standard and Poors. Uxbridge Town Manager David Genereux has put together a proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2018 which totals just over 43-million dollars... Read more.
Uxbridge - Uxbridge residents say they want the ability to not only vote in town officials but vote them out as well. At a Special Town Meeting last night Article 3, a citizen’s petition to have the town establish a recall election process, was overwhelmingly approved... Read more.
Uxbridge - A special town meeting is set for tonight in Uxbridge when residents will decide on three-articles. It’s likely Article 3 will draw the most discussion. It’s a citizen's petition that would give Uxbridge residents the power to recall elected town officials... Read more.
Residents of Uxbridge will decide on three-articles when they attend a Special Town Meeting tomorrow night. The first article is a citizen’s petition to amend the zoning map for the town, to extend a residential “A” zone to include parcels of land from 124-130 North Main... Read more.
The e-coli water issue in Uxbridge has not yet been rectified, so the boil water order will remain in effect at least through tomorrow. Two clean tests of supplies is needed before the water will be deemed safe to use. Beginning at none this morning, bottled water was... Read more.
This year’s list of the safest cities in Massachusetts was released recently by SafeWise, a home security and safety company, and you’ll be happy to know that the WMRC listening area is home to 4 towns ranked in the top 20! Read more.
The assistant school superintendent for curriculum, instruction and assessment in Uxbridge has been chosen as a finalist for the assistant superintendent's position in Hopkinton. Doctor Carol Cavenaugh is an adjunct professor at Worcester State and Lesley Universities... Read more.
A 49 year old Mendon resident has been charged with his fifth drunk driving offense. Kurt Weatherbee of Neck Hill Road was in an accident in Uxbridge that hurt the other driver. Weatherbee ran off after the head on crash and was apprehended by an Uxbridge resident and... Read more.
An Uxbridge man, 55 year old Dennis Cambell, was arrested last night by state police after making a false bomb threat at Logan Airport. He was apprehended on the plane after making the comment to other passengers that he had a bomb in his bag. The flight was delayed... Read more.
The Uxbridge planning board meets tonight to review the seven lot Woodland park development. They will also review the Cobbler's Knoll project consisting of 51 single family homes on Chocolog Road. The Rogerson crossing subdivision will also be reviewed. It will contain... Read more.
Beautify Uxbridge will be entering into their 10th year of planting flowers in various areas within their community. They are always in need of volunteers to help maintain these areas. This includes primarily the watering of various flower pots. Read more.
An Uxbridge man, a level 3 sex offender and big lottery winner, is scheduled to appear in Worcester Superior Court today. He's accused of child rape among other connected charges. 62 year old Daniel Snay is charged with indecent assault and battery on a child... Read more.
Funds to pay off winter storm bills was ok'd by town councilors in Franklin at a meeting last week. The Upton Planning Board will hold a hearing tonight on proposed modifications to the Cross Winds subdivision. Uxbridge Selectmen tonight will discuss property on Sutton... Read more.
Upton Selectmen tonight will discuss the needed school override and funding requirements. The Hopedale School Committee meets tonight. There is no agenda for the session posted on their website. The Holliston Finance Committee will review fiscal year 2016 budgets and... Read more.
An Upton resident, Michelle Goodwin, is asking the regional school committee to explore the feasibility of expanding the two town district to include Uxbridge, Hopedale and Northbridge in the wake of massive budget increases being requested for next year. Goodwin said... Read more.
The Uxbridge wastewater treatment facility is in need of improvements. It's 30 years old and most of the equipment is outdated and reaching the end of its useful life. A plan will be developed by the EPA to evaluate ways to make the plant for efficient, investigate... Read more.
Uxbridge Selectmen decided not to include a two percent pay increase for Town Manager David Genareau in the new budget that's being developed. The board will wait for a hike until their job performance evaluation of Genareau is done in May. The vote against the pay... Read more.
A 20 year old Uxbridge man is being held on $15 thousand bail after being accused of robbing a convenience store over the weekend. Kyle Kennedy of Ebert Taft Road allegedly used a butcher knife to demand money. He is charged with armed robbery, assault with a dangerous... Read more.
Mendon Selectmen meet tonight to discuss the elimination of the police department trailers. The town's purchase of the Pearson is up for discussion. In other business the board will discuss budget requests and review a special town meeting warrant for March.
Uxbridge Selectmen have approved a payment in lieu of taxes for a solar farm on the Quaker Highway consisting of 32 acres. The agreement is for 20 years with payments of $22 thousand in the first year and $66 for the remaining years. The agreement expires in 2034. Read more.
Former Senator Richard Moore of Uxbridge has applied for a job with the Obama administration as Regional Director for the Federal Department of Health and Human Services. The position covers all of New England. He is also seeking a position as President of the State... Read more.
Edgar L. Chabot, 80, of Uxbridge passed away Thurs., Jan. 8, 2015 in the Milford Regional Medical Center, Milford with his family by his side. He was the husband of Miriam A. (Stevens) Chabot. Read more.
Uxbridge Selectmen are planning for the construction of a new central fire station. Chief William Kessler said a site assessment has been done and now a schematic design and updated cost estimated will be prepared. $94,500 from the Taft Fund will be used to pay for this ph Read more.