Monday, June 17, 2013

Summer concert series starts this Thursday: Free music helps fund “Send a Kid to Camp”

June 17, 2013 04:20:45 PM
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This summer, Southborough Recreation Department is producing a free Summer Concert series. Funds raised through refreshments and raffles will go to the “Send a Kid to Camp” program. The first event is this Thursday, June 20, 6-8pm at the Neary Field.

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Participation in government is on the decline. What can we do to turn it around?

June 17, 2013 02:22:09 PM
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When it comes to public participation in town government, recent numbers paint a grim picture. A mere 184 residents attended Town Meeting in April. Town elections featured not a single contested race, and only 5.5% of registered voters went to the polls despite the draw of two historic ballot measures. Currently there are 26 vacancies on town boards and committees, with some unable to meet because they do not have a quorum.

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MWDN: Algonquin drug sweep leads to one arrest

June 17, 2013 11:40:14 AM
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On Friday, Northborough and Southborough Police conducted a drug sweep in conjunction with State Police’s K-9 and its handlers. The sweep led to the discovery of drugs and an arrest.

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At the Southborough Library this week (6/17/13 – 6/22/13): Trustees and Friends Meetings

June 17, 2013 09:30:51 AM
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Here’s what’s happening at the Southborough Library this week. Visit the Southborough Library website for more information.

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The week in government (6/17/13 – 6/21/13)

June 17, 2013 07:18:09 AM

A list of department and committee meetings for the week.

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