May 2014

ZBA Park Central hearing: New “house rule”, improper mitigation talks, disturbing pressure, and questions on traffic study

May 30, 2014 04:30:02 PM
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This week, the proposed Park Central development was back in front of the Zoning Board of Appeals.

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Obituary: Charles “Ray” O’Connell, 81

May 30, 2014 02:20:32 PM
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Charles “Ray” O’Connell, 81, a lifelong resident of Southborough, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at St. Vincent Hospital in Worcester after a short illness.

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Yard sale to raise funds for pediatric cancer research – this Saturday

May 30, 2014 12:43:21 PM
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For the fourth year in a row, the Bazikas family on Atwood Street will hold a yard sale to help raise money for the Dana Farber Cancer Institute. It’s an annual event in honor of 11-year-old Gabrielius Bazikas, himself a cancer survivor.

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Police logs (5/26 – 5/28/14): Diesel spill on School Street

May 30, 2014 09:30:45 AM
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The latest log from Southborough Police Department.

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Algonquin class of ’64: 50th reunion

May 30, 2014 07:30:00 AM
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The class of 1964 is invited to celebrate its 50th Reunion this September.

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Site enhancement: Helpful links

May 29, 2014 04:30:57 PM

Today, the Southborough Police Department’s Facebook page reached 1,000 likes. The timing is right for announcing a related page I just added to the website yesterday.

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On the market this week in Southborough

May 29, 2014 02:00:43 PM
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What went on and off the market this week.

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Main Street Working Group wants constructive public input next week

May 29, 2014 11:30:58 AM

Last night, the Main Street Design Working Group expressed worries about necessary public comment and its pending deadline.

Next week, the group is inviting public comment from 7-9 on Monday, June 2 and Thursday, June 5. Member Claire Reynolds hoped that residents wouldn’t hold their objections to make a show at the June 18th state public hearing.

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Southborough fire logs (5/20 – 5/27/14)

May 29, 2014 09:30:28 AM
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The latest logs from the Southborough Fire Department.

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End of school year gifts: “Apples” and gift cards

May 28, 2014 04:30:00 PM
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End of school gift ideas for parents who have a child in the Southborough public school system.

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Park Central: New traffic study to be reviewed at tonight’s ZBA

May 28, 2014 01:36:08 PM
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A public hearing on the proposed 40B development at Park Central is scheduled for tonight. Yesterday afternoon, the town tweeted news that the hearing will cover an updated Traffic Study.

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Community members who went the distance for special needs students – 2013-14

May 28, 2014 11:30:00 AM
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On Thursday, May 15, 2012, the Northborough/Southborough Special Education Parent Advisory Council (NSPAC) will host its fourth annual Go the Distance Award ceremonies. Organizers are looking for nominations for this year’s awards.

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Graduations: Assabet on Sunday, Algonquin next week, and St. Mark’s recap

May 28, 2014 09:30:37 AM
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Students all over town are preparing to toss their caps to celebrate entry to “the real world”. And some have already collected diplomas.

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Videos: Reservoir, birds, plants, pests, and jazz

May 28, 2014 07:30:00 AM
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Local media access has been busy lately. Too busy for me to keep up with. Everytime I turn around, there’s a new video to see.

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