February 2015

The week in Southborough history: Razing of historic building nixed, restructuring cemetery dept, zoning debate and daring rescue

February 27, 2015 04:20:27 PM
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A look back at the top stories reported in the Southborough Villager 10 years, 20 years, and 30 years ago. Plus what was hot on the blog five years back.

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Weekend at a Glance: Spelling Bee, magic & juggling, and pancakes

February 27, 2015 02:20:07 PM
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Here are some highlights of events in and around Southborough this week.

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Delivery or pickup? Why Mail Carriers aren’t carrying to some in town

February 27, 2015 12:56:24 PM
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A reader, frustrated that his mail was being held by the local post office asked me to follow up.

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Transportation woes: MBTA announcement, legislators weigh in, potholes, and DPW budget

February 27, 2015 10:35:57 AM
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The onslaught of snow and arctic temperatures has undoubtedly hit public works the hardest this year. But commuters have to be a close second.

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MassDOT meeting on Main St project – March 11

February 27, 2015 09:11:08 AM
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MassDOT has rescheduled its informational meeting on the Main Street reconstruction project.

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Recreation sheds a light on town’s field constraints

February 26, 2015 05:21:31 PM
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The Recreation Department informed selectmen that town fields are “tapped out” for youth sports. The department head asked for relief that would allow her to make more use of the fields the town has.

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Christian community invited to Lenten series (beginning next Tuesday) and Easter service

February 26, 2015 02:20:32 PM
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The United Parishes of Southborough are inviting the community to join their upcoming Lenten series and Easter sunrise service.

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On the market this week in Southborough

February 26, 2015 11:40:00 AM
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What went on the market this week.

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Symphonic chorus memorializing Anne Frank – March 8

February 26, 2015 09:30:30 AM
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Next week, the Assabet Valley Mastersingers are holding a special performance in town.

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More student creativity: Neary Art Show – March 4

February 26, 2015 07:30:00 AM
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Art Show organizers are hard at work converting Neary hallways into a gallery.

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Scouts challenged to become hydrant heroes; how to find hidden hydrants

February 25, 2015 04:11:00 PM
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Scouts in town are being asked to suit up (snowsuit that is) and help the town dig out.

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Obituary: Janice M. (Guida) Burgess, 61

February 25, 2015 02:10:00 PM

BURGESS, Janice M. (Guida) 61, of Southborough, died Monday, February 23, 2015 peacefully at home surrounded by her family, after a long and courageous battle with cancer.

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SEF Silent auction (and raffle) prizes: Start the bidding now!

February 25, 2015 11:33:19 AM
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The annual Spelling Bee is happening this Friday night. But you don’t have to wait until then to check out, and even bid on, the silent auction prizes.

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Police logs: Child endangerment, underage drinking party, and route 9 shutdown

February 25, 2015 09:51:13 AM
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The latest log from Southborough Police Department.

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