August 2013

Welcoming new students: Foreign exchange program opportunities

August 30, 2013 02:24:44 PM
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International Cultural Exchange Services is seeking hosts for foreign exchange students this fall.

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ZBA approves Stonebrook 55+ development, deferring most detail to Planning Board

August 30, 2013 01:55:38 PM

The Zoning Board of Appeals, lawyers, and residents argued on Wednesday about ZBA’s authority to make a decision over permitting a private company to build a 55+ development. Zoning bylaws were alternately described as “clear” and “clear as mud”. The ZBA approved the Stonebrook development plans with caveats.

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Photo gallery: Back to school

August 30, 2013 11:37:35 AM
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Enjoy these pictures submitted by proud Southborough parents.

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Senior Center offers art lunch series and a field trip

August 30, 2013 07:30:00 AM
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The Senior Center is offering a new bi-weekly art series through September and October in conjunction with Fruitlands Museum in Harvard, MA. The series will be capped off by a field trip to the museum.

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Call for Art: SOLF invites Southborough to celebrate with “Art on the Trails”

August 29, 2013 02:29:15 PM
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SOLF is looking for art that will create “interesting visual surprises along the trail.”

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Southborough makes top 20% of Boston Magazine’s Best Schools List

August 29, 2013 09:38:50 AM
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Southborough ranked 30 out of 147 in Boston Magazine’s rankings of Best Schools in Boston.

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On the market this week in Southborough (Updated)

August 29, 2013 07:30:21 AM
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What went on and off the market this week.

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Upcoming free trial fitness and yoga classes next week

August 28, 2013 04:30:00 PM

Adult Yoga and Senior Fitness are both offering a free introductory class the first week of September.

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Southborough fire logs (8/20/13-8/26/13)

August 28, 2013 02:00:00 PM

The latest logs from the Southborough Fire Department.

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MWDN round-up: Gulbankians, zoning update, and school safety strategy

August 28, 2013 10:30:00 AM

The Metrowest Daily News reported on Gulbankians heading back to court (sure to trigger some comments), a change in position for the Southborough Planning Board (for short term – if you can’t beat ’em, join ’em), and improved school safety strategies (empowering staff and students).

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Open discussion thread: town issues

August 28, 2013 07:30:00 AM
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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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Open discussion thread: non-political

August 27, 2013 03:00:00 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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Obituary: John M. Schipper, 82

August 27, 2013 11:30:00 AM

John M. Schipper, 82, of Southborough died on Sunday, August 25, 2013 at Wingate in Sudbury, after a battle with Parkinson Disease.

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Back to school daze

August 27, 2013 09:30:00 AM
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Here’s the info you need for your back to school routine.

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