October 2015

Donate items (or services) to the Autumn Fair: Knits, jewelry, attic treasures, baked goods and more

October 30, 2015 03:00:34 PM
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The Southborough Senior Center is planning its annual Autumn Fair fundraiser for Friends of the COA. They are seeking donations from the community.

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Halloween at a glance: Reminders of holiday fun today and tomorrow

October 30, 2015 11:00:22 AM
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This is just a quick reminder of the Halloween fun that you don’t want to miss today and tomorrow.

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Photo Gallery: “Lost Worlds” of Southborough

October 30, 2015 09:27:47 AM
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A couple in town who pride themselves on creating Halloween memories are at it again.

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Heritage Chorale concert – limited free tickets for seniors and children

October 30, 2015 06:13:35 AM
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The Heritage Chorale is holding a special concert in Southborough next month. Once again, they are offering 100 free tickets to resident seniors and children ages 8-12.

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Obituary: James Frederick Anketell, 82

October 29, 2015 04:10:40 PM

James Frederick Anketell, 82, of Southborough died on Thursday, October 29, 2015 at Framingham Union Hospital in Framingham, after a period of declining health.

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Videos: Support for entrepreneurs, training for transparent/efficient government, and parades

October 29, 2015 03:00:43 PM
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Here is the latest round of videos from local media and the schools.

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ZBA: Refining rules on submittal process; encouraging compromises on athletic field

October 29, 2015 01:16:02 PM

The Zoning Board of Appeals met last night. One of the big items on their agenda was an appeal of a recent Planning Board decision. Another was discussion of a board policy that has caused confusion.

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Free yoga class for Moms & Tots – November 6

October 29, 2015 09:16:12 AM
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Southborough Recreation is hosting a special yoga class for toddlers and their mothers. The class is free, but pre-registration is required.

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On the market this week in Southborough

October 29, 2015 06:19:51 AM
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What went on and off the market this week.

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Roundup: Community professionals and employees in the news (Updated)

October 28, 2015 04:00:31 PM
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Several professionals who live or work in our community have made headlines, recent and not-so-recent. So, it’s time to catch you up on community news. (I’m expanding this beyond Southborough, because one member of Algonquin’s community is definitely worthy of inclusion here.)

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ZBA meeting may not be broadcast live tonight

October 28, 2015 12:51:50 PM
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In my government meetings for the week, I mentioned that the Zoning Board of Appeals broadcast may be delayed instead of live. SAM asked me to make sure readers got that message.

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Krosslink meeting for entrepreneurs – November 4

October 28, 2015 09:35:22 AM
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The Economic Development Committee and Southborough Library are continuing to support local entrepreneurs.

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Scouting for Food: Flyer posting this Saturday; pickup November 7

October 28, 2015 06:20:30 AM
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It’s time for the annual Scouting for Food drive. Look for scouts posting flyers on mailboxes this weekend. They’ll be coming back around the following Saturday hoping to find pantry donations for pickup.

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Get hands on with owls at the Library – November 3

October 27, 2015 03:50:00 PM
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Berlin-based Hands-On Nature will visit the Southborough Library on Thursday to share a presentation on owls. Children ages 5-8 are invited to learn about owl tracks and owl habits.

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