Wednesday, November 26, 2008

Happy Thanksgiving

November 26, 2008 03:13:00 PM

Turkey, mashed potatoes, squash casserole. Green beans, cranberry sauce, brussels sprouts. Apple pie, pumpkin pie, pecan pie. I plan to eat all of it. And then I plan to sit on the couch and nurse my big full belly … at least for about 30 seconds before I have to get up and chase the […]

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Thanksgiving football: Algonquin vs. Westborough

November 26, 2008 01:24:00 PM

Did you know the Thanksgiving Day matchup between Algonquin and Westborough has been going on for 55 years? I had no idea the rivalry extended back that far. Tomorrow’s game will be number 56. Overall, Westborough leads the series 35-19-1. Both teams have had tough seasons this year, but with a record of 4-6, Algonquin […]

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Tidbits from Algonquin

November 26, 2008 12:08:00 PM

Algonquin Regional High School senior Katie Campbell helps Neary School student Lily Scearbo decide if she wants a gift monogrammed for $1. A store was set up in the Southborough school’s gym where students learned about personal finance by using pretend debit and credit cards and mock checks to buy items. (Photo from the Metrowest […]

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Fire Department ladder truck report available

November 26, 2008 10:03:00 AM

Southborough’s only ladder truck is permanently out-of-commission, and the Fire Department is recommending the purchase of a replacement to the tune of nearly $1 million. A detailed report explaining why Southborough needs a ladder truck, what the purchase options are, and where the funding might come from has just been issued by the Aerial Ladder […]

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St. Mark’s opens for skating starting Friday

November 26, 2008 08:30:00 AM

You could go shopping on Black Friday, or you could do something much more fun, like ice skating. The rink at St. Mark’s will open for free skating starting Friday. There are free skate opportunities during each of the upcoming school holidays, including Thanksgiving, Christmas, and February vacation. Check out the schedule on the Rec […]

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News from the Board of Selectmen

November 26, 2008 05:57:00 AM

The Board of Selectmen last night heard updates from the Board of Health and the Cable Committee. I’ll talk more about those updates in an upcoming post In other business, the selectmen took on an array of topics, including the following: Approved a request to move several utility poles near Fay School from the south […]

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