December 2010

A look back: Southborough’s top stories of 2010

December 31, 2010 04:26:55 PM
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Southborough may be a small town, but it’s anything but sleepy. This past year we saw a number of big stories in town – some good, some not so good. Here’s a look back at the stories that had us talking in 2010.

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Photos: The week in sports

December 31, 2010 02:33:39 PM

Southborough photographer Chris Wraight has been busy this week attending basketball games, and he sent in a bunch of shots from both the girls and the boys.

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Suspect in Southbrough break-ins arrested

December 31, 2010 10:47:02 AM

On Wednesday, Medway police arrested a suspect in a home burglary after a two-hour manhunt. After additional investigation, the Southborough Police Department says the suspect is also linked to the string of home break-ins in Southborough.

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Why flags are at half staff today – Friday, December 31

December 31, 2010 08:32:31 AM
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Flags in Southborough and across the state are flying at half staff today in honor of Officer John Maguire of the Woburn Police Department. Maguire was killed while responding to an armed robbery at a Kohl’s store last Sunday.

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Photos: Magical fun at vacation camp this week

December 30, 2010 03:16:41 PM

It’s been a week of magical fun for Southborough kids attending the Recreation Department’s vacation camp. Here are some photos sent along by the Rec Department of the Harry Potter themed camp.

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Boy Scouts picking up Christmas trees on Saturday, January 8

December 30, 2010 12:36:50 PM
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For many of us — myself included — it’s still a little too early to take down the Christmas decorations. But when that time comes, Southborough Boy Scout Troop 1 will be ready and willing to help.

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Reminder: Transfer Station closing early on Friday

December 30, 2010 10:04:07 AM

If you have holiday trash you need to dispose of, be aware that the Transfer Station is closing early at 1:00 pm on Friday for the holiday.

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On the market this week

December 30, 2010 07:23:47 AM
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What went on and off the market this week.

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Where are the best sledding spots in Southborough?

December 29, 2010 03:17:16 PM
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It’s the perfect confluence of sledding events: school vacation week and 10 inches of freshly fallen snow. You can bet Southborough kids are making the most of it.

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Selectmen to discuss CSX chemical transfer station project on January 4

December 29, 2010 12:47:20 PM
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CSX officials may not be there, but that’s not stopping the Board of Selectmen from holding a discussion about the proposed CSX chemical transfer station at their meeting on January 4.

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Blood drive on Thursday, donors critically needed

December 29, 2010 10:02:03 AM

St. Anne Church is hosting a blood drive on Thursday, and it couldn’t come at a better time. The Red Cross said today winter weather has severely hampered their blood collection efforts.

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Need a new house? Let Assabet build you one

December 29, 2010 07:16:48 AM
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Assabet Valley Regional Technical School wants to build a house, all they need is the land. It’s part of their House Building Project scheduled to start next year. The school district is currently soliciting applications from landowners who would like a one-family home built on their land.

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Pajama story hour at the library on Wednesday

December 28, 2010 02:49:32 PM

The Southborough Library will host a pajama story hour on Wednesday night.

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St. Mark’s rink open for skating through Thursday

December 28, 2010 12:20:21 PM
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The community rink at Woodward may not be open yet, but you can still get your skate on this week. The rink at St. Mark’s will be open to the public for both free skate and hockey practice. Here’s the schedule.

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