December 2014

2014 in review: story countdown

December 31, 2014 04:05:14 PM

I looked at both number of hits and comments to determine the top stories of 2014.

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Obituary: Emma (Abu) Daboul, 96

December 30, 2014 04:30:00 PM
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Emma Abu Daboul passed away peacefully with family by her side at 96 years young.

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Indoor skating and 4-on-4 hockey social – January 4

December 30, 2014 02:20:51 PM
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St Mark’s School and Fay School announced a venue change for their community celebration on January 4.

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Fire Safety Code changes

December 30, 2014 11:30:00 AM
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The Southborough Fire Department has asked me to share a change in the Fire Code effective January 1st.

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Christmas Tree pickup – January 10th

December 30, 2014 09:30:16 AM
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As in year’s past, Boy Scout Troop 1 will remove your Christmas tree for a small fee.

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Sky Zone shows it cares with special jump time for NSPAC – January 5

December 30, 2014 07:30:00 AM
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If you have a children with special needs, they may jump at the chance to join an upcoming event at Sky Zone.

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Are there Bears in them there woods?

December 29, 2014 04:20:32 PM
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A reader alerted me to the possibility of a bear lurking about Southborough. It wouldn’t be the first time we had a bear roam through.

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This week in sports

December 29, 2014 02:20:56 PM
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Here’s what’s on tap this week in high school sports.

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Givers in our community: Building a “Road to Hope”, our own “St. Nick”, and a modest mentor

December 29, 2014 11:20:11 AM
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A few stories popped up over Christmas about members of our community worth recognizing.

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Events this week: Magic show, open gym, free movies, and skating (Updated)

December 29, 2014 09:25:07 AM
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Here are some highlights of events in and around Southborough this week.

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The week in government: BOS and Personnel Board

December 29, 2014 07:30:38 AM
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A list of board and committee meetings for the week.

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Happy Holidays

December 24, 2014 08:00:00 AM
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I’ll be taking off the rest of this week to enjoy some family time.

But first, I wanted to take a moment to wish you all a happy holiday season.

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Christmas services: Candlelit masses, pageants, music and celebrations

December 23, 2014 04:30:00 PM
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Here are the Christmas masses and festivities planned by churches in town for Christmas Eve and morning.

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What’s open and closed over the holidays

December 23, 2014 02:30:00 PM
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Here’s a list of when our municipal facilities will be closed over the Christmas and New Year’s holidays.

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