Friday, October 16, 2015

SFD program to help residents reduce risk of serious stovetop fires

October 16, 2015 01:45:08 PM
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Last week, the Community Advocate ran a story on a safety program the Southborough Fire Department began at Colonial Gardens. Using grant funds, firefighters have begun installing safety devices in some of the units.

In addition to sharing the news, I wanted to find out how readers could take advantage of the program for themselves.

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MCAS results: Algonquin ranked 25; how Southborough performed

October 16, 2015 11:46:31 AM
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The Massachusetts Department of Education has released the results of the MCAS tests from spring 2014.

How did we do? It depends on your perspective.

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Controversy over safety fixes at Parmenter and Pine Hill intersection

October 16, 2015 09:00:46 AM
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The Department of Public Works responded to a neighborhood request to improve safety issues at Parmenter and Pine Hill road. But the fixes being implemented are sparking disagreement.

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Assabet’s annual ski and snowboard “shop or swap” – October 25

October 16, 2015 05:46:16 AM
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With freezing temps overnight in the forecast, one club at Assabet is eager to prepare for skiing and snowboarding season.

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