November 2017

ZBA overturns violation notice against Stonebrook Village developer for working on holiday – next door

November 30, 2017 04:09:24 PM

This fall, the Building Commissioner issued a courtesy violation notice to Absolut Realty Trust, a company run by developer William Depietri. Last night, the Zoning Board of Appeals heard an appeal by Depietri to rule that the order was invalid. 4 of 5 members agreed with the developer and his attorney.

Some readers who have been following other ZBA matters will be interested to know that prior to arguments, member Leo Bartolini asserted that the state ethics office endorsed his right to preside on the case.

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Open discussion thread: Ask questions, share opinions

November 30, 2017 02:29:48 PM
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The open discussion thread is your place to ask questions, sound off on town issues, or share information with other readers.

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On the market this week in Southborough

November 30, 2017 12:14:40 PM
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What went on and off the market this week.

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Videos: “If Only” opioid panel, Painting series, and T-Hawks prep rally and game

November 30, 2017 09:31:00 AM
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Here is the latest round of videos from local media and the schools.

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Holiday festivities (and book sale) at the Library – December 2nd

November 30, 2017 07:30:00 AM
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This Saturday, December 2nd, the Southborough Library will host its annual kids party to trim the Christmas Tree.

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Chestnut Hill Farm Art & Gift Sale: Two locations, Friday Preview Parties, and Saturday Sales

November 29, 2017 04:30:00 PM
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For the 8th year, local artisans will band together to hold an Art and Gift Sale in Southborough. The “Chestnut Hill Farm” sale expanded last year to bridge two sites. This year, they are extending the time of the event, with preview parties the night before.

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Beyond Measure: Public screening and discussion of film readressing education, Thursday night

November 29, 2017 02:30:00 PM
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This Thursday, November 30th, the community is invited to join the school community when they view Beyond Measure, “A film of inspiring stories from the forefront of innovation in education”.

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Annual Kids’ Shop – December 2

November 29, 2017 11:30:00 AM
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Each year, kids look forward to Boy Scout Troop 92’s gift shop.

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High school musicals: Legally Blonde and Elf (Updated – wrong Elf times)

November 29, 2017 09:30:51 AM
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This week, you have the chance to attend musicals at both ARHS and AVRTHS. One has a theme that seems timely this fall. And one is themed appropriately for the Christmas season.

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Girl Scout sing-a-long and toy drive this Friday

November 29, 2017 07:30:00 AM
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The Girl Scouts will hold their traditional holiday sing-a-long this Friday.

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Police Alert: Looking for Middlesex Savings Bank robber

November 28, 2017 07:31:58 PM
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Southborough Police have issued a release confirming the robbery at Middlesex Savings Bank this afternoon. It includes surveillance pictures, a description of the suspect, and a request for assistance.

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SWL: Possible Bank Robbery at Middlesex Savings

November 28, 2017 04:36:45 PM

Local media has posted news of an unconfirmed robbery at Middlesex Savings Bank this afternoon.

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Southborough job listings: BOS Recording Secretary and Town Maintenance Technician

November 28, 2017 03:00:00 PM
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I received another posting of jobs available in Southborough.

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Holiday Giving in Southborough (Updated)

November 28, 2017 01:40:00 PM
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I’ve put together a list of the gift drive collections in town this holiday season.

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