Friday, November 7, 2008

Breaking news: Woman reportedly struck by car on Main St.

November 7, 2008 07:40:00 PM

Driving downtown this evening I found Main St. in front of Mauro’s Market blocked by patrol cars. No traffic was being let through. An observer told me a woman had been hit by a car and was taken away by ambulance. I don’t have any more details at the moment, but will pass them along […]

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Looking for something to do this weekend?

November 7, 2008 01:30:00 PM

Brooks Williams will be at the Steeple Coffeehouse on Saturday night. Here are a few suggestions: Take in the Algonquin vs. Milford football game and find out why Alqonquin might be the best 3-5 team in CMass Get a flu shot courtesy of the Board of Health Gear up for the ski and snowboard season […]

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Sports Friday (11/07)

November 7, 2008 12:26:00 PM

A slight shift in the Sports Friday coverage this week. I’m grouping by sport instead of by date. Good, yes? Football 10/31: Algonquin 25, Fitchburg 22 (more and more…) Boys Soccer 11/01: Algonquin 3, Acton-Boxboro 1 11/03: Algonquin 7, Shrewsbury 0 (more…) Girls Soccer 11/01: Acton-Boxboro 3, Algonquin 0 11/03: Algonquin 3, Shrewsbury 3 (more…) […]

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Scouting for Food: Now it’s your turn

November 7, 2008 11:12:00 AM

Don’t forget to fill your Scouting for Food groceries bag with non-perishables and leave it out by your mailbox by 9 a.m. on Saturday. Local scouts will be by to pick it up and distribute the goods to local food banks. Please do your part.

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Have a look at early plans for the new police station

November 7, 2008 09:24:00 AM

Yesterday I posted about options for a new police station. At their meeting on Monday, the Board of Selectmen came out in favor of a single-story plan. Town Planner Vera Kolias sent me preliminary floor plans for the proposed 1-story building. She stressed that they’re just conceptual, and there’s still much work left to do. […]

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Southborough man tied to drug operation

November 7, 2008 07:47:00 AM

A Southborough man was indicted by a federal grand jury on charges he was part of a drug operation outside of Atlanta. The 29-year-old is alleged to have collaborated with street gang members to sell cocaine out of a business he was affiliated with. More details here from the Metrowest Daily News and here from […]

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More on the search for a new Algonquin principal

November 7, 2008 06:13:00 AM

The Community Advocate this week has a story on the search for a new principal for Algonquin. As reported previously, current principal Ned Gallagher’s contract was not renewed for the 2009-2010 school year. Step one for Superintendent Charles Gobron is coming up with a list qualities he’s looking for in a new principal. Gobron is […]

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