March 2017

Selectmen’s race dwindles: Hubley withdraws (endorsing 2 of remaining 5 candidates)

March 31, 2017 04:30:00 PM

Another candidate for the Board of Selectman has dropped out of the race. But he’s still weighing in on the election by endorsing two candidates.

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Help find Southborough resident Michael Kelleher – 23 year old last seen in Boston on Wed night (Updated)

March 31, 2017 01:44:32 PM
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Southborough Police are asking for help finding a missing Southborough resident, Michael Kelleher.

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NSPAC’s monthly “Coffee and Connect” – April 5 (at C’est La Vie)

March 31, 2017 01:00:00 PM
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If you have a child with special education needs, two upcoming meetings may be of interest.

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Opinion: Rooney’s resignation is based on his ethical stance (not a result of the complaint)

March 31, 2017 09:48:45 AM

Yesterday, I made an attempt to write an objective balanced post laying out all the facts – hoping that the facts would lead people to the same conclusions as me.

I seriously failed.

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Why flags will are at half staff: March 31, 2017

March 31, 2017 07:23:04 AM
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Flags in Southborough and across the state are flying at half staff in honor of U.S. Army Cpl. Jules Hauterman, Jr., recently identified as killed in action during the Korean War.

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Girls mini lacrosse camp: April 17-18

March 30, 2017 04:25:31 PM
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Girls grades 3-8 are invited to work with Algonquin’s varsity player this April. Over spring break the Girls Lacrosse varsity team is holding a mini-camp for two days.

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On the market this week in Southborough

March 30, 2017 12:35:57 PM
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What went on and off the market this week.

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Ethics complaint filed against 2 selectmen; one resigning (next spring), citing a planned stand against recall Articles (Updated-again)

March 30, 2017 09:33:24 AM
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[Editor’s Note: Because of my clear failure to do what I intended when I wrote this story, I have written a new story that clearly lays out my opinion: Opinion: Rooney’s resignation is based on his ethical stance (not a result of the complaint).] Selectman John Rooney has submitted his notice to the Town. The resignation letter is on the heels of an ethics violation complaint filed against him and fellow board member Bonnie Phaneuf. But Rooney isn’t stepping down until the spring of 2018. And he is citing very different reasons.

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Meals seek wheels: Volunteer drivers needed

March 30, 2017 07:30:36 AM
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Southborough’s Meals on Wheels program is seeking volunteers to make deliveries.

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Student academic achievements: Masters of words, math, business and more (Updated)

March 29, 2017 04:30:00 PM
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Southborough and Algonquin students have plenty to brag about. Here’s a roundup of recent academic honors.

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Has someone made a difference to your special needs child? Nominations open for ‘Go the Distance’ awards

March 29, 2017 02:30:00 PM
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On Tuesday, May 23, the Northborough/Southborough Special Education Parent Advisory Council (NSPAC) will host its annual Go the Distance Award ceremonies.

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Complaint against Bartolini expanded on; ZBA member refutes allegations

March 29, 2017 11:28:08 AM

In February, an attorney representing a group of Southborough residents filed a supplement to his previous complaint to the state’s Ethics Commission. The letter added to information from a December complaint filed against Zoning Board of Appeals member Leo Bartolini.

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Fundraiser for Finn playground turns PreK-5 kids into FinnJa Warriors – April 8 (Updated)

March 29, 2017 09:20:23 AM
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K-5 children are invited to become American FinnJa Warriors. The fun event is to raise funds for replacing playground equipment at Mary Finn School.

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Southborough job listings: Positions at accounting firm and school district

March 29, 2017 07:30:20 AM
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I received another posting of jobs available in Southborough.

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