Tuesday, November 2, 2010

Big turnout in Southborough as voters skew Republican in several key races

November 2, 2010 11:07:27 PM
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It was a busy day at the polls in Southborough with 67% of registered voters casting a ballot in today’s election. While the state went mainly Democratic, Southborough showed its red side in this election.

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Photos: Neary celebrates its 40th birthday

November 2, 2010 04:33:01 PM

Neary School opened 40 years ago this fall. To celebrate, students, staff, and faculty held a birthday celebration last Friday complete with singing, cupcakes, and a school-wide hug.

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Holiday Shop at the Southborough Arts Center on Saturday

November 2, 2010 02:25:05 PM

With Halloween a recent memory, it may seem early to start thinking about holiday gift-giving, but sometimes it pays it plan ahead. If what you’re looking for are unique, hand-crafted gifts, look no further than the annual Holiday Shop at the Southborough Arts Center on Saturday.

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Selectmen to take another look at the property tax rate

November 2, 2010 11:49:50 AM

In response to a “deluge of email,” mainly from the business community, the Board of Selectmen have decided to take another look at property tax rates for fiscal year 2011.

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When a tree falls in the cemetery

November 2, 2010 09:31:43 AM
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I recently came upon what is left of two huge trees in Southborough’s Rural Cemetery, and I contacted DPW Superintendent Karen Galligan to ask what happened.

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Feds won’t launch formal investigation of Southborough primate center

November 2, 2010 07:23:36 AM

The Harvard-run New England Primate Research Center in Southborough has been under the microscope recently. The federal government has been looking into an incident back in June involving the death of a monkey, and last month an Ohio-based animal welfare group filed a complaint against the center.

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