January 2013

Community invited to the Scout Sunday Ecumenical Service – Sunday, February 3

January 31, 2013 04:44:03 PM

Southborough scouts will celebrate the founding of the Boy Scouts of America with a special ecumenical service on Sunday, and they invite the community to join them.

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Southborough curler hopes for back-to-back championships

January 31, 2013 02:38:50 PM
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Southborough teen Korey Dropkin has traveled all around the world competing in curling competitions, but this week he gets to defend his national title on his home turf. Dropkin is playing in the Junior National Curling Competition this year hosted at Broomstones Curling Club in Wayland.

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Dykema defends vote on transparency bill

January 31, 2013 11:43:17 AM
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Representative Carolyn Dykema faced criticism this week from the Mass GOP, and from some of her Southborough constituents, for opposing a bill that would have posted the votes of legislative committees online.

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On the market this week

January 31, 2013 09:32:17 AM
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What went on and off the market this week.

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Obituary: Peter L. Sora, 96, WWII army veteran

January 31, 2013 07:13:19 AM

Peter L. Sora, 96, of Southborough, died on Monday, January 28, 2013 at St. Camillus Health Center in Whitinsville, after a period of declining health.

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Wick Choral Festival at St. Mark’s this weekend to feature a cappella pop music

January 30, 2013 05:11:57 PM
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Southborough residents are invited to a enjoy a weekend of a cappella pop music at St. Mark’s featuring groups from area high schools, as well as college ensembles.

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Kids are invited to make memory books at the Southborough Library on Thursday

January 30, 2013 02:08:32 PM
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The Southborough Library is hosting a special activity on Thursday that will give kids the opportunity to record their happiest memories.

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Voters could face a Prop 2-1/2 override next year, selectmen call financial projections ‘troubling’

January 30, 2013 11:45:16 AM

Expenses are going up and revenue is going down. That was the conclusion of a 5-year financial analysis recently completed by Town Accountant Brian Ballantine. It’s a scenario that could have voters facing a Proposition 2-1/2 override vote as soon as next year.

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Letters: Dykema broke campaign promise on transparency vote

January 30, 2013 09:33:33 AM

My Southborough accepts signed letters to the editor. Letters may be emailed to mysouthborough@gmail.com.

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Fire department logs for the week (1/22/13 – 1/28/13)

January 30, 2013 07:20:19 AM

The latest logs from the Southborough Fire Department.

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Neary Noodle Night offers fun for the whole family – Friday, February 1

January 29, 2013 04:21:08 PM
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Southborough families are invited to attend the annual Neary Noodle Night on Friday

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Yoga class for all offered at the Senior Center

January 29, 2013 03:09:39 PM
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Local yoga instructor Annie Sobel has been coming to the Southborough Senior Center every Thursday for a while now to lead a small group of participants in an after-work yoga session. The group is looking to add a few more members to keep it going.

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Open discussion thread: Ask questions, share opinions

January 29, 2013 01:11:18 PM
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The open discussion thread is your place to ask questions, sound off on town issues, or share information with other readers.

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Library board looking for a new trustee

January 29, 2013 11:33:04 AM
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Library Trustee Betsy Rosenbloom recently announced she would be stepping down from her post on the Library Board of Trustees after having served for three years. That leaves a vacancy the board hopes to fill with an interim appointment.

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