January 2019

This week in sports: Swim and Dive in state championships

January 28, 2019 05:29:09 PM
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Highlights from last week’s competitions and what’s on tap this week in high school sports.

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Events this week: Musical Bingo for seniors, Crafternoon for teens/tweens, Brain development talk for parents, Skating for a cause, and more

January 28, 2019 12:55:16 PM
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Here are some highlights of events in and around Southborough this week.

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The week in government: Planning and BOS (Updated)

January 28, 2019 10:50:13 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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“Saturdays at Fay” concert with humor – Feb 2nd

January 28, 2019 08:23:56 AM
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Tots and preschoolers are invited to rock along with “Toddlerbilly” music by Matt Heaton at Fay School this Saturday.

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Reminder: High School Musical Jr at Trottier – Friday and Saturday

January 25, 2019 05:00:47 PM
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Trottier Middle School’s winter musical takes place this weekend.

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Pinewood Derby this weekend – Cub Scouts and Girl Scouts

January 25, 2019 03:33:19 PM
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Cub Scout Pinewood Derby fun this year has expanded to give the Girl Scouts a time slot to compete.

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Advisory Committee Update: Resignations, board changes, and continuing vacancies

January 25, 2019 01:02:08 PM

I was surprised to see three Advisory seats remained not only vacant but also unpromoted as they prepare for Town Meeting.

I followed up with the Moderator and Chair to understand what’s happening.

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Basketball Clinic for K-8 over February break at Algonquin

January 25, 2019 09:03:21 AM
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Algonquin Basketball is holding another school break clinic. This one is a 4-day program for boys and girls in grades K-8.

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On the market this week in Southborough

January 24, 2019 04:28:20 PM
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What went on and off the market this week.

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Missing a Chicken? Bird spotted on the loose

January 24, 2019 02:17:58 PM
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A reader shared a photo of a “rooster”. I can’t tell if that’s accurate or if it could be a hen.

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Kids Night Out (meaning a Parents Night Out for you) – February 8

January 24, 2019 11:17:31 AM
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In a few weeks, children age 3 to grade 5 can enjoy a “Kids’ Night Out”. It falls the Friday before Valentine’s Day. That means it just may be perfect for a parents’ night out.

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Dine for NSMA on January 30th

January 24, 2019 09:55:08 AM
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The Northborough Southborough Music Association is trying to raise some moola next week by sending families to eat at Mooyah. 

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Nominations for “Library Service Distinction” deadline is March 1st

January 24, 2019 08:14:40 AM
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The Southborough Library is seeking nominees for the 5th annual Peggy Tuttle Award for Library Service Distinction. And I owe a late congrats to last year’s winner.

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Obituary: Brian P. Maguire, 57

January 23, 2019 02:20:11 PM

Brian P. Maguire, 57, of Framingham and formerly of Southborough, died Monday, January 21, 2019 after suddenly being stricken ill at home.

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