January 2014

Local media: Packed school committee meeting on calendar changes

January 31, 2014 04:30:00 PM
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District school committees held a discussion on proposed changes to the school calendar at their combined meeting Wednesday night. Telegram & Gazette reports that about 35 people “packed” the meeting. According to The Metrowest Daily news, the majority were expressing displeasure at proposed changes.

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Break-ing news: Water main break on Winchester Street

January 31, 2014 03:21:27 PM
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The Department of Public Works tells me that there’s a water main break at corner of Boston Road (Route 30) and Winchester Street. The crew anticipates being done by 4:00 pm.

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Weekend at a glance: A cappella, hiking, book sale, and Neary Noodle Night

January 31, 2014 02:31:00 PM
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Here are some highlights of events in and around Southborough this week.

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Roundup of Algonquin news: Gymnasts for One Fund, champion poet, student business leaders, musician honor society, and travel scholarships

January 31, 2014 11:30:00 AM
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Here are some stories about residents recemtly honored through their achievements:

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MWDN: School committee will search internally for Superintendent

January 31, 2014 09:43:37 AM

The Metrowest Daily News reports that school committees will seek internal candidates for superintendent before considering an external search.

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CA: Southborough emergency response teams restructure (Updated)

January 31, 2014 07:30:00 AM
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A few weeks ago, members of Southborough’s Community Emergency Response Team/Medical Reserve Corp (CERT/MRC) set up camp in the woods near the reservoir to learn about and practice search and rescue skills.

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AV Roundup: Reality check, renovation progress, and more

January 30, 2014 04:30:54 PM
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Here are some more stories about what’s happening at Assabet Valley.

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On the market this week in Southborough

January 30, 2014 02:30:00 PM

What went off the market this week.

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Update on iPads in 4th grade classrooms

January 30, 2014 11:30:09 AM
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Increased iPad use in the 4th grade to begin this February.

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Brush burning permits available through April 30

January 30, 2014 09:30:00 AM
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Brush burning season opened earlier this month, but before you break out the matches, don’t forget to get your permit.

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Police logs (1/23/14-1/28/14): Burglaries, witness intimidation, and driver holding a gun. . . shaped lighter

January 30, 2014 08:50:21 AM

The latest log from Southborough Police Department.

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St Mark’s students capture images of Southborough

January 29, 2014 04:20:11 PM
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St. Mark’s School’s website posted some images of Chestnut Hill farm captured by student artists.

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NSPAC: Extended School Year presentation – February 11

January 29, 2014 02:30:00 PM

The focus this month’s NSPAC presentation is what’s involved in arranging for your child’s Extended School Year.

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Algonquin Principal: School failing to provide adequate PhysEd; additional Gym teacher needed

January 29, 2014 11:30:00 AM
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ARHS Principal Tom Mead explains the importance of the request for increased phys ed staffing.

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