April 2017

Reminder – Seeking Artist submissions to Art on the Trails by Monday (May 1)

April 28, 2017 06:00:24 PM
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To help applicants for a juried art exhibit prepare, SOLF is offering a tour of the trail guided by the “juror” and the project director.

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Town Meeting: Recreation lighting projects and Historic preservation (or not)

April 28, 2017 04:39:28 PM
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I already updated you on what passed and failed at Town Meeting, including last night. And I filled you in on action around some of the business from Tuesday and Wednesday nights.

Now, here’s a deeper look back.

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Southborough Historical Society’s Annual Meeting & Celebration – Saturday

April 28, 2017 01:50:00 PM
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The Southborough Historical Society is inviting the community to join their Annual Meeting this Saturday. It will be combined with a celebration. And they have a lot to celebrate.

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Running of the Goats Sunday (Updated)

April 28, 2017 11:30:00 AM
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The Trustees of Reservations is hosting their second annual Running of the Goats at Chestnut Hill Farm.

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Drug Take Back Day – Saturday (Updated)

April 28, 2017 09:00:30 AM
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Southborough Police asked me to share an announcement on a program they are holding this Saturday

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Town Meeting: Third night’s the charm

April 27, 2017 11:07:39 PM

The final night of a long session of the Annual Town Meeting came to a close at just after 11:00 pm tonight.

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Town Meeting: Process issues and disputes slow down proceedings (Updated)

April 27, 2017 04:45:17 PM

Last night was another long and rough night for Town Meeting participants. As with any Town Meeting, passionate debate on viewpoints held up votes. But beyond that, it was process issues that have really dragged out this meeting.

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On the market this week in Southborough

April 27, 2017 02:20:08 PM
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What went on and off the market this week.

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Principal hirings: Finn & Algonquin searches rebooted; seeking parent for Finn committee; Woodward pick in negotiations

April 27, 2017 12:25:22 PM
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The search for a Principal of Finn School has been re-opened with a May 1st deadline for applications. And the school is seeking another parent to join the search committee.

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Caring for older trees – Saturday

April 27, 2017 09:00:36 AM
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The day after Arbor Day, St. Mark’s Episcopal Church is holding a public event for tree lovers.

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Town Meeting: CPA Articles pass, STM Article fails, meeting continued to Thursday

April 27, 2017 12:04:13 AM

A brief recap of what passed and failed and what’s on tap for Thursday.

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Town Meeting: Budget decisions turn into referrendums on Town Clerk and EDC

April 26, 2017 04:44:10 PM

Two budget items “held” for discussion turned into debates on more than just spending.

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Town Meeting: Recall & Removal bylaw Articles fail

April 26, 2017 02:00:08 PM
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Two controversial Citizen Petition Articles held over from the March Special were put before Town Meeting voters last night.

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Managing “the Stress of Cancer” and rediscovering “Moments of Joy” – Saturday

April 26, 2017 12:00:00 PM
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This Saturday, a local cancer support group will be holding a stress management workshop in Southborough.

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