November 2010

Holiday art and gift sale at Chestnut Hill on Saturday

November 30, 2010 02:22:07 PM
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If it’s one-of-a-kind gifts you’re looking to purchase this year, you’ll find plenty of them at the annual Holiday Gift Sale at the home studio of Chestnut Hill Road resident and artist Pamela Esty.

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More break-ins reported, here’s how to keep your home safe

November 30, 2010 11:47:56 AM

Southborough Police confirm there were two more home break-ins this month that appear to be related to the ongoing string of burglaries in town.

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Holiday fun at the Southborough Library this weekend

November 30, 2010 09:35:15 AM
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Two opportunities for holiday fun at the Southborough Library on Saturday. Read on for all the details.

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Why flags are at half staff today – Tuesday, November 30

November 30, 2010 07:10:20 AM
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Flags in Southborough and across the state are flying at half staff today in honor of Middlesex County Sheriff James V. DiPaola who committed suicide last Friday.

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Introducing the My Southborough Shop Local Guide!

November 29, 2010 04:49:07 PM
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Southborough doesn’t have any malls. We don’t have a Target or a Wal-Mart or any other big box stores. But that doesn’t mean we don’t have plenty of options when it comes to holiday shopping. There’s something for everyone right in our own backyard.

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Festive weekend in Southborough centers on Santa

November 29, 2010 03:16:03 PM
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Next to the Heritage Day weekend, the first weekend in December is one of my favorites in Southborough. It’s about a visit from Santa, arts and crafts, music, and all kinds of family fun. It’s when the holidays really kick in for me.

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Still time to register for upcoming wrestling clinic

November 29, 2010 01:37:18 PM

Registration officially ended last week, but there are still a few spots left in the Algonquin Youth Wrestling Clinic that starts this week.

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Southborough sees slight improvement in unemployment rate

November 29, 2010 11:52:34 AM
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The unemployment rate in Southborough ticked down a bit in October to 6.0%, down from 6.4% in September. It’s the lowest rate we’ve seen since May 2009.

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Get your Christmas tree at the Fire Station starting on Wednesday

November 29, 2010 10:03:19 AM
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While you were relaxing with a still-full belly, or hitting the Black Friday sales searching for deals, members of the Southborough Firefighters Association were busy with their annual day-after-Thanksgiving tradition: unloading a truck full of Christmas trees.

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The week in government

November 29, 2010 07:17:42 AM

A list of department and committee meetings for the week.

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Southborough dancers to perform in The Nutcracker on Sunday

November 26, 2010 03:51:59 PM
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The Nutcracker is a holiday tradition for many. A production of the ballet in Sudbury on Sunday will feature dancers from Southborough and other area towns.

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Algonquin falls in Thanksgiving classic

November 26, 2010 01:03:42 PM
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It was a great day for football, and Algonquin fought hard, but in the end they lost to Westborough by a score of 14-0 in the annual Thanksgiving Day matchup.

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Photos and results from the Gobble Wobble

November 26, 2010 10:50:04 AM

More than 700 runners finished yesterday’s Gobble Wobble in Southborough. You can find the race results here.

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Words of thanks from Afghanistan to Southborough

November 25, 2010 12:32:54 PM
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What could be more appropriate on Thanksgiving than to read words of thanks — these ones from troops in Afghanistan who are grateful for the more than 10,000 pounds of goodies sent by Southborough residents earlier this fall.

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