May 2014

Events this week (5/28-5/31/14): Divorce seminar, ARHS musical and senior matinee (Updated)

May 27, 2014 04:30:00 PM
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Here are some highlights of events in and around Southborough this week.

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Obituary: Margaret M. (Feola) Fyrberg, 92

May 27, 2014 02:30:06 PM

Margaret M. (Feola) Fyrberg, 92, of Southborough passed away on Sunday, May 25, at Oakdale Rehab and Skilled Nursing Center in W. Boylston.

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The week in government (5/27-6/1/14): Main Street stakeholders and public comment, and Park Central hearing at ZBA

May 27, 2014 11:52:55 AM

A list of department and committee meetings for the week.

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Photo Gallery: Memorial Day Observences 2014

May 27, 2014 10:14:00 AM
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I was out of town for yesterday morning’s Memorial Day ceremony. Fortunately, reader Rachel Truman shared some beautiful photos from the event.

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School Committee plans to increase iPad use in all grades (and possibly at home)

May 26, 2014 11:30:41 AM
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Earlier this month, the Southborough School Committee discussed their technology goals for the schools. The committee made it clear that they hope to increase the use of iPads in all grades.

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This week in sports (5/26 – 5/31/14)

May 26, 2014 09:30:05 AM

Here’s what’s on tap this week in high school sports.

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Memorial Day observances this weekend

May 23, 2014 03:00:00 PM
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Here is the information you need to observe Memorial Day in Southborough. Events begin with the annual flag placement in the rural cemetery Friday night.

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Perfect outings rain or shine: Library museum and park passes

May 23, 2014 02:00:35 PM
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One of the most underutilized great resources our town offers is the Southborough Library’s 11 museum and park passes.

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School Committee plans increased cooperation, defends dialogue policy

May 23, 2014 11:30:36 AM
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Two days after last week’s election, the Southborough School Committee met. Members addressed issues of dialogue and cooperation raised by candidate Tim Martel during the election campaign.

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Remembering those who still serve (plus a short “children’s book blog”)

May 23, 2014 09:02:44 AM
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A reader pointed out a prayer of support for military and their families. The source, a children’s book inspired me to share more stories on the subject.

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Safety warning roundup: Lightning, grilling, and swimming

May 23, 2014 07:30:02 AM
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I’ve had a few requests to share safety warnings. These all seem appropriate either for both today’s weather and Memorial Day weekend.

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Register for Fall soccer now – June 5 deadline and evaluations in process

May 22, 2014 04:00:41 PM
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September seems eons away. But it isn’t that long for the organizers of youth soccer teams. They need families to start registering now for league play in the fall.

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MWDN updates on town controversies: Advisory on layoff; former ZBA chief on handling of Park Central

May 22, 2014 01:05:46 PM

The Metrowest Daily News has posted two new stories related to ongoing controversies in town government.

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On the market this week in Southborough

May 22, 2014 11:54:09 AM
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What went on and off the market this week.

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