October 2018

The week in government: Planning Board discussion on EDC proposed zoning amendment

October 29, 2018 07:24:22 AM
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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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Save the Date: Benefit Concert for the Children’s Room – November 17th

October 26, 2018 02:13:21 PM
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Mark your calendars for an all-ages concert to help the Library’s flooded Children’s Room.

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12th annual Gobble Wobble: Start trotting (or sign up to help out)

October 26, 2018 08:37:46 AM
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Since the event always takes place on Thanksgiving, it would be silly to tell you to “save the date”. But, for those of you who like to get in shape for the 5K, this is a friendly reminder that it’s coming upon us.

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K-12 School budget news: Hopefully free tuition and Price of Being (and educating) a T-Hawk

October 25, 2018 03:29:55 PM
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Two news items out of the schools seem timely given recent comment debates about school budgets and what student families are forced to fund.

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On the market this week in Southborough

October 25, 2018 01:33:13 PM
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What went on and off the market this week.

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“Saturdays at Fay” invites young kids to “Sing and Swing”

October 25, 2018 11:32:04 AM
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Fay School is kicking off another season of “Saturdays at Fay”.

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Senior Center Autumn Fair: Donate items/services and save the Date – November 17

October 25, 2018 08:08:07 AM
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The Southborough Senior Center is planning its annual Autumn Fair fundraiser for Friends of the COA. They are seeking donations from the community.

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Letter: No on Question 1

October 24, 2018 04:42:10 PM

My Southborough accepts signed letters to the editor submitted by Southborough residents. Letters may be emailed to mysouthborough@gmail.com.

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School Start Time Study Group composition approved – big and ambitious (Updated)

October 24, 2018 02:57:38 PM
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This week the Combined School Committees finalized the structure of the new Start Time Study Group. The group will recommend potential fixes to concerns about the high school’s 7:20 am start time.

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Halloween at a glance: Festivities, parades, and trick or treating in Southborough (Updated)

October 24, 2018 01:02:27 PM
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This is just a quick reminder of the Halloween fun that families won’t want to miss starting tomorrow.

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Obituary: Joseph F. Shay, Sr., 87

October 24, 2018 09:30:56 AM
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Joseph F. Shay, Sr., 87, longtime resident of Framingham, Southborough and Hyannis Port, died peacefully at home on October 20, 2018.

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Doing Business in Southborough Breakfast – November 9

October 24, 2018 08:36:06 AM
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The Economic Development Committee is hosting a business breakfast forum on Friday, November 9th. The committee is inviting business owners (or designees) to join them.

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Obituary: Elizabeth (Maljanian) Thompson, 94

October 23, 2018 04:00:50 PM

Elizabeth (Maljanian) Thompson, 94 of Southborough died on Sunday, October 21, 2018 at Beaumont Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Northborough.

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Superintendent search: Community needs assessment to be followed by (likely internal) search

October 23, 2018 02:35:04 PM
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Last night, Southborough School Committee’s Chair confirmed that the district has a “strong internal candidate” for the Superintendent position – Assistant Superintendent Gregory Martineau.

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