March 2013

Southborough fire logs (3/19/13 – 3/25/13)

March 27, 2013 07:11:26 AM

The latest logs from the Southborough Fire Department.

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Open discussion thread: Ask questions, share opinions

March 26, 2013 04:18:07 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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Save the date: Wingo Night at Woodward – Friday, April 5

March 26, 2013 02:05:32 PM

Mark your calendars for this fun annual family event that helps raise funds for the Woodward SOS.

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Planning Board subcommittee to meet on Wednesday

March 26, 2013 11:47:04 AM

Many of you were left with questions last week after the Planning Board voted to create a subcommittee charged with reviewing specific portions of a zoning code overhaul that will come before voters next fall. In particular, some of you asked whether the subcommittee would be required to meet in public and comply with the state’s Open Meeting law.

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Southborough Recreation sponsors Portraits in Silhouette event

March 26, 2013 09:36:04 AM
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Southborough Recreation has teamed up with local artist Jean Comerford to offer silhouette cuttings. They make great Mother’s Day gifts or special keepsakes for the ones you love.

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United Parishes of Southborough to host Easter sunrise service

March 26, 2013 07:17:06 AM
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The United Parishes of Southborough invite you to welcome Easter with a sunrise service at Hopkinton State Park on Sunday, March 31

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At the Southborough Library this week (3/25/13 – 3/30/13): Kids book group, genealogy and more

March 25, 2013 04:24:33 PM
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Here’s what’s happening at the Southborough Library this week.

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Fundraising meeting for new Algonquin turf field and track – Wednesday, March 27

March 25, 2013 02:07:18 PM

Late last year, a group of “enthusiastic volunteers” kicked off an initiative that aims to install a new turf field, track, and stadium at Algonquin. Planning is underway, and organizers invite anyone interested in the project to a community meeting on Wednesday to discuss fundraising efforts.

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Learn about the proposed school budgets at public forums on Tuesday

March 25, 2013 11:44:29 AM
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We all know the K-8 and Algonquin school budgets make up the lion’s share of our town’s spending. If you’d like a better handle on where your tax dollars are going, and what requests are being made for fiscal year 2014, consider attending one of two public forums being held on Tuesday.

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Parents group to discuss summer options for students with special needs – Wednesday

March 25, 2013 09:33:18 AM

The Northborough-Southborough Parents Advisory Council invites parents and caregivers to learn about summer program options for students with special needs.

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The week in government (3/25/13 – 3/29/13)

March 25, 2013 07:09:20 AM

A list of department and committee meetings for the week.

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Children’s book blog: Books you can count on

March 22, 2013 05:29:52 PM

This is the latest in an occasional series by Beth Melo, a Southborough mom who loves to read to her kids.

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Girls Scouts to hold benefit bake sale at the Transfer Station on Saturday

March 22, 2013 02:07:23 PM
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Raspberry chocolate chip balls and other yummies will be available at the Transfer Station in exchange for a donation to Bay Path Humane Society this Saturday morning. Fifth Grade Girl Scout Troop #72770 will be near the swap shop from 8am until their stock runs out.

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Algonquin takes gold at annual jazz festival

March 22, 2013 11:42:03 AM
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Two Algonquin jazz bands took part in the annual Massachusetts Association for Jazz Educators (MAJE) district festival last week, and both offered performances that impressed the judges. Jazz I took home a Gold rating, while Jazz II got High Silver.

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