March 2016

Burnett House: History talks and upcoming vote (Updated – again)

March 31, 2016 03:00:04 PM
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An update on the status of Burnett House preservation Warrant Articles and related history talks.

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SEMA: Weather rollercoaster for next few days

March 31, 2016 12:35:35 PM

ccording to Southborough Emergency Management, if you’re staying in town, buckle in for a bumpy ride.

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On the market this week in Southborough

March 31, 2016 08:21:53 AM
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What went on and off the market this week.

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Superintendent boasts pushing technology beyond educators’ comfort zones

March 30, 2016 04:15:31 PM
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At school committee meetings this month, a lot of the talk focused on technology.

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Police investigating incident involving armed man outside Walgreens

March 30, 2016 02:17:29 PM
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Police are asking for help with an incident that occurred last night.

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Medical Marijuana Dispensary landlord seeking to freeze “zoning use” this week

March 30, 2016 11:06:37 AM

Monday night, abutters seeking to block a Medical Marijuana dispensary were dealt another blow. This one may knock all the teeth out of potential bylaw changes in Warrant Articles headed for Town Meeting.

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Maple Syrup Day at Chestnut Hill Farm – Saturday

March 30, 2016 08:23:35 AM

Chestnut Hill Farm is holding another public event this weekend (but not for free).

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Considering a “Gap year” – Wednesday night

March 29, 2016 04:19:15 PM

If you are a high school student, or parent to one, you may want to swing by the Southborough Library tomorrow night.

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Earth Day Clean Up: Rotary seeking donations and volunteers

March 29, 2016 02:09:20 PM
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The Rotary Club is sponsoring it’s 26th Annual Earth Day Clean Up. In preparation, they are seeking contributions to help with supplies.

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Town Counsel rebukes ZBA and other boards to end divisiveness; fighting continues

March 29, 2016 11:50:54 AM

Yesterday, I posted about 3 members of the ZBA’s defense against accusations of over-reach on Park Central. But the conversation didn’t end there. Debate over the ZBA’s granted waivers, and waivers they continued to grant, got heated.

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Representative Dykema honored twice – for supporting veterans and recreation

March 29, 2016 08:25:27 AM
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Recently, I received news on our state representative about two different honors she earned. (Impressively, neither notice came to me from her office.)

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The week in government: Medical Marijuana bylaws hearings, School budget and more

March 28, 2016 04:12:22 PM
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A list of board and committee meetings for the week with my selected highlights from the agendas.

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Events this week: Town Tech tips, nature for kids, Gap-Year talk, sign for babies, beavers and so much more (Updated)

March 28, 2016 02:39:02 PM
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Here are some highlights of events in and around Southborough this week.

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ZBA & Planning: St. Mark’s Solar, ZBA defense against over-reach charges, and Caine’s Crossing Over 55 (plus my mea culpa) (Updated)

March 28, 2016 01:00:53 PM

The Zoning Board of Appeals and Planning Board have had, and continue to, quite a few controversial projects in front of them recently. Here are some important updates.

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