Tuesday, March 1, 2011

APTO to screen ‘Race to Nowhere’ on Wednesday at Algonquin

March 1, 2011 04:23:26 PM
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Tomorrow evening the Algonquin Parent Teacher Organization will host a screening of the documentary Race to Nowhere. Billed as a call to action for families and educators, the film shines a light on “the dark side of America’s achievement culture.”

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Visualizing where your tax dollars go

March 1, 2011 02:07:55 PM
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Most of you probably know that the schools take up a good chunk of the town budget. But what about other services like public safety or public works or human services? Town Finance Director Brian Ballantine put together a handy chart to help Selectmen — and taxpayers — understand where the money goes.

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Southborough will have two youth football leagues next season

March 1, 2011 11:31:57 AM
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When the Northboro-Southborough T-Hawks made the decision to split from Pop Warner last month, things got a bit ugly. The two organizations reached a settlement late last week on how to split $90K in assets and $30K in equipment, with both saying they’ll run football and cheer leagues in Northborough and Southborough next year.

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Two things that could impact Southborough’s budget (and not for the better)

March 1, 2011 09:15:18 AM

I was out of town last week, so I didn’t attend the Board of Selectmen meeting, but the Metrowest Daily News reports selectmen discussed two items that could have a big impact on the town’s budget. Here’s a recap in case you missed the stories in the MWDN.

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Learn about SEDP’s Summer Fun Camp at an open house on Wednesday

March 1, 2011 07:04:01 AM

We may be mired in winter, but the folks at Southborough Extended Day know it’s never too early to start thinking about summer camp. On Wednesday they’ll hold an open house to help families learn more about the Southborough Extended Day Summer Fun Camp.

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