Lecture: Impact of 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire

Lecture: Impact of 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire

Professor John McClymer of Assumption College was the featured speaker for the annual Westborough Civic Club lecture held in conjunction with the Westborough Historical Society. “Why We Remember the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire” (1911) was held on Feb. 3, 2020.Watch the presentation here. In a sweatshop in Greenwich Village, New York, 146 garment workers, mostly […]

“Understanding My Child’s Math Class”- Westborough Schools

“Understanding My Child’s Math Class”- Westborough Schools

Dr. Jenny Deane, Westborough School District’s K-6 math coordinator, gave a presentation on January 30, 2020 to parents interested in learning about Westborough’s K-6 mathematics curriculum. Dr. Daniel Mayer, Curriculum Director and Assistant Superintendent for the district, stated that the goal for the evening was to support parents so that they can understand the math […]

Legislative Panel with Corridor 9/495 Delegation

Legislative Panel with Corridor 9/495 Delegation

The Corridor 9/495 Annual Legislative Breakfast was held on January 30th, 2020. This event provides chamber members the opportunity to interact with their elected officials and have a discussion on the key issues that impact their business, the economy and our communities. Watch the full panel discussion here. The following officials participated on the panel […]