June 2019

SEF announces grants, seeks volunteers for board and updating website (Updated)

June 26, 2019 08:30:00 AM
Thumbnail image for SEF announces grants, seeks volunteers for board and updating website (Updated)

The latest news from the Southborough Education Foundation.

0 comments Read the full article →

Town briefs: Town House/Pilgrim church lot repaving, MBTA reminder, and Water report (Updated)

June 25, 2019 05:22:00 PM

The Town has posted a few alerts this week worth sharing. I’m rounding them up.

1 comment Read the full article →

Obituary: Edward William Barnes, 93

June 25, 2019 04:19:04 PM
Thumbnail image for Obituary: Edward William Barnes, 93

Edward William Barnes, 93, passed away peacefully Monday June 24, 2019 at home.

0 comments Read the full article →

Pick up your volleyball and head to the sand

June 25, 2019 02:36:05 PM
Thumbnail image for Pick up your volleyball and head to the sand

You don’t have to head to the coast, or even a lake, to enjoy a good game of beach volleyball.

0 comments Read the full article →

Summer Concert Series: Reminder – Hit the Bus plays Wednesday night

June 25, 2019 11:47:08 AM
Thumbnail image for Summer Concert Series: Reminder – Hit the Bus plays Wednesday night

Next up in the series is the return of Hit the Bus on this Wednesday at the Neary outdoor stage.

0 comments Read the full article →

Car Wash to help fund a service dog for JayJay – June 29th (Updated)

June 25, 2019 09:30:00 AM
Thumbnail image for Car Wash to help fund a service dog for JayJay – June 29th (Updated)

A Southborough family is pursuing a service dog for their teenage son with Autism. You can support the fundraising effort at a car wash this weekend and/or a donation to the cause.

0 comments Read the full article →

Southborough to prepare for climate change “Vulnerability” thanks to state grant (Updated)

June 25, 2019 07:30:56 AM
Thumbnail image for Southborough to prepare for climate change “Vulnerability” thanks to state grant (Updated)

I reached out to the Town to find out how officials plan to use granted by the state for Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness planning.

40 comments Read the full article →

The week in government: Historical, Recreation, Assessors, Golf Course, Library Trustees, and Trust Fund

June 24, 2019 03:00:00 PM
Thumbnail image for The week in government: Historical, Recreation, Assessors, Golf Course, Library Trustees, and Trust Fund

A list of board and committee meetings for the week with my selected highlights from the agendas.

2 comments Read the full article →

Kids $1 movies are back at the Solomon Pond Mall

June 24, 2019 01:30:00 PM
Thumbnail image for Kids $1 movies are back at the Solomon Pond Mall

Marlborough Regal Cinemas is showing $1 movies again twice per week at Solomon Pond Mall.

0 comments Read the full article →

Events this week: Story times, Summer Concert, yoga on the farm, the Bubble Man, BBC Discussion series, and a Car Wash for a cause

June 24, 2019 10:00:05 AM
Thumbnail image for Events this week: Story times, Summer Concert, yoga on the farm, the Bubble Man, BBC Discussion series, and a Car Wash for a cause

Here are some highlights of events in and around Southborough this week.

0 comments Read the full article →

Postseason Update: Tennis falls at State Finals

June 24, 2019 09:30:00 AM
Thumbnail image for Postseason Update: Tennis falls at State Finals

A final update on Algonquin varsity athletes’ and teams’ title bids.

0 comments Read the full article →

Police seeking suspects in alleged Walgreens robbery

June 24, 2019 07:28:01 AM
Thumbnail image for Police seeking suspects in alleged Walgreens robbery

Southborough Police issued an alert on Facebook over the weekend. They are asking the public to help identify two men who allegedly stole gift cards from the Walgreens on Route 9 in Southborough.

0 comments Read the full article →

Book Bugs programs and free StoryWalk beckon story time lovers and young readers to the farm (Updated)

June 21, 2019 04:35:50 PM
Thumbnail image for Book Bugs programs and free StoryWalk beckon story time lovers and young readers to the farm (Updated)

Among Chestnut Hill Farm’s special events this summer is next Tuesday’s “Book Bugs” for tots and preschoolers. That’s part of a monthly series the farm has been hosting this spring. Trustees are also offering an ongoing, free StoryWalk for young readers this summer. You can take part in that most days this summer.

0 comments Read the full article →

Free Tennis & Pickleball: Advanced Mixed Doubles, Pickle for Seniors, and play for all

June 21, 2019 03:00:00 PM
Thumbnail image for Free Tennis & Pickleball: Advanced Mixed Doubles, Pickle for Seniors, and play for all

You don’t have to join a club to enjoy a game of tennis (or pickleball) this summer in Southborough.

0 comments Read the full article →