December 2016

Happy New Year!

December 30, 2016 04:24:46 PM
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Another year of blogging gone by. To those of you who have supported my efforts – thank you for helping make this year a good one.

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2016 in review: story countdown

December 30, 2016 02:43:59 PM
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Here are the ten stories that generated the most interest and discussion on the blog in 2016.

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Obituary: Raymond Joseph Tomasetti, 91

December 27, 2016 09:28:46 PM

Raymond Joseph Tomasetti, 91, a lifelong resident of Southborough, died Friday, December 23, 2016 in his daughter’s home in Maynard after a short illness.

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Happy Holidays: Quick links to Christmas services & Town hours; What to do next week

December 23, 2016 07:28:00 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. (And offer some quick links to what you might be looking for.)

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Christmas services: Candlelit masses, pageants, music and celebrations

December 22, 2016 04:20:27 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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Supporting the Southborough Library

December 22, 2016 02:14:20 PM
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The Library’s Board of Trustees asked me to share their request to support the Southborough Library Fund. Plus, Library staff asked me to share news of a grant they received from the Southborough Community Fund.

As long as I’m sharing those stories, as President of the Friends of the Southborough Library, I feel compelled to bring attention to that organization as well.

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On the market this week in Southborough

December 22, 2016 11:30:33 AM
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What went off the market this week.

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What’s open and closed over the holidays (Updated)

December 22, 2016 09:30:00 AM
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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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Police seeking help locating things that go BOOM in the night (near northside of Parkerville)

December 21, 2016 07:29:21 PM
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Police are asking the public to help them solve a mystery that has been plaguing presumably sleep deprived residents.

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Christmas Tree pickup – January 7th

December 21, 2016 02:30:00 PM
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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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High School Seniors – apply for Corridor Nine scholarships (for academics or trade) by Jan 12th

December 21, 2016 11:24:11 AM
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The Corridor Nine Area Chamber of Commerce has more than $11K in scholarships to award next spring, and they are inviting Southborough students to apply. Applicants can be headed to college or to jump right into a career/trade.

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Assabet students grant “Aztec Wishes” to children in need

December 21, 2016 09:30:00 AM
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Assabet students collaborated to help children in need have a happy holiday.

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Car flipped on Boston Road Monday evening

December 21, 2016 07:30:42 AM

Following up on Monday night’s car accident on Route 30.

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Southborough’s own Detective makes Sargeant

December 20, 2016 04:20:16 PM
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Last night, selectmen promoted Detective Sean P. McCarthy, a Southborough resident, to the position of Sergeant.

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