Friday, September 11, 2009

Longtime DPW employee Connie Mauro retires

September 11, 2009 04:08:51 PM

Today is the last day on the job for DPW Administrative Secretary Connie Mauro. She is retiring after 36 years with the town. The town’s fall newsletter (.pdf) had this tribute to Connie: Connie joined the DPW in 1973 and quickly became a fixture and face of the DPW, as well as John Boland’s right […]

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Algonquin football season opener on Saturday

September 11, 2009 02:59:39 PM

The Algonquin football season kicks off on Saturday with a game against St. Peter-Marian in Worcester (map). The game, which takes place in Worcester, was scheduled to start at 1:00 pm, but was pushed back to 2:00 pm to accommodate the ACT exam. For what it’s worth, the Metrowest Daily News picks Algonquin to win […]

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Southborough flu clinic open to all residents

September 11, 2009 01:32:24 PM

The Southborough Board of Health will hold two flu clinics next month, one for senior citizens and town employees, and another for all town residents ages 19 and older. Town and school employees along with seniors (ages 65 and older) get vaccinated for free. All others pay $15. Note that this is for the season […]

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Get your 2010 transfer station stickers by Sept 15

September 11, 2009 11:23:47 AM

The blue 2009 transfer station stickers expire next Tuesday, so if you haven’t gotten a new one yet, it’s time to do so. You can purchase stickers online or by mail, but they’ll take 2 to 3 weeks to arrive, so you may want to head on over to the DPW office instead. At the […]

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Why flags are at half staff today and tomorrow

September 11, 2009 09:11:17 AM

It’s likely you can guess why flags are at half staff today, the eighth anniversary of the September 11 attacks. President Barack Obama ordered them lowered from sunrise to sunset in honor of the 9/11 victims. In Massachusetts, flags will also fly at half staff tomorrow, September 12, in honor of Specialist Jordan M. Shay […]

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Southborough Catholic churches to host annual picnic

September 11, 2009 07:01:14 AM

St. Matthew Parish and St. Anne Church are teaming up for family fun on Sunday, September 20 at the Laborers Training Center in Hopkinton (map). The annual picnic will run from 12:30 to 4:00 pm, and will include lunch and an outdoor mass. The price is $10 per person or $20 per family. Tickets are […]

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