July 2017

Recycle appliances, electronic, bikes and more – Saturday

July 31, 2017 04:40:37 PM
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This month, St. Anne’s Church parking lot will host special recycling events. While it’s not a church run fundraiser, a portion of the proceeds will be donated to the parish.

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The week in government: Public Safety Building contract, annual review of school policies

July 31, 2017 02:00:00 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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Summer Concert: The Midtown Horns this Thursday (with Mr. Curtis)

July 31, 2017 11:30:00 AM
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Headliners for next week’s concert are promising to “Rock Southborough” with Classic Rock, Latin, Motown, Rhythm & Blues, and Soul.

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Obituary: Susan (Wills) Hopkins, 90

July 31, 2017 09:30:22 AM
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Susan (Wills) Hopkins, 90, of Shrewsbury and formerly of Southborough died on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at her home after a battle with cancer.

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Events this week: Fun at the Library and Farm; Summer Concert

July 31, 2017 07:24:05 AM
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Here are some highlights of events in and around Southborough this week.

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New monthly EDC publication promotes value of committee’s work

July 28, 2017 03:42:25 PM
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Southborough’s Economic Development Committee has launched a new publication. As explained in the intro, EDC will be publishing monthly articles to “educate residents and businesses on the value of what our investment in economic development brings to our town”.

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Guarding our homes this summer

July 28, 2017 01:30:18 PM
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The Southborough Police Department allows vacationing residents to request periodic checks on their homes. They also ask the community to report suspicious activity.

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Not too late to sign kids up for Summer Camp next week

July 28, 2017 10:14:43 AM
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Last week, I posted about the Southborough Recreation’s Heroes Week camps taking place next week. What I didn’t share is that campers at Woodward next week will get a chance to go Tuba Sliding.

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Where to get fresh produce and locally prepared foods (plus, maybe a little family fun)

July 28, 2017 08:25:10 AM
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This summer, you don’t have to get down on your hands and knees to get the freshest fruits and vegetables. Check out these local farmers’ markets.

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Public Works Planning Report to selectmen: Fairview is best site for water tank; pursuing Park Central is an alternative to consider

July 27, 2017 05:42:13 PM
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When Public Works Planning Board Chair presented the findings on the Water Tank report, he made clear that the board believed Fairview Hill is the best site for a new water tower. But with public pressure to pursue Park Central as an alternative site, he left the ball in the selectmen’s court.

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On the market this week in Southborough

July 27, 2017 02:51:10 PM
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What went on and off the market this week.

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Summer Concert postponed: The Midtown Horns pushed to August 3rd

July 27, 2017 11:33:37 AM
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Rain is again interfering with the Summer Concert series.

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Grants available for serving Greater Worcester Community – apply by September 15

July 27, 2017 09:20:48 AM
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The Greater Worcester Community Foundation asked me to help them get the word out. They are accepting a new round of grant proposals from organizations that serve our region.

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Giant bubbles at the Library – Tuesday

July 27, 2017 07:28:19 AM
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Mr. Vinny will wow the kids with giant bubbles.

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