October 2019

This week in sports: Golf and Boys XC are League Champs; Field Hockey heading to Central Qtr Finals

October 28, 2019 05:11:01 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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Southborough Couple charged for hosting another alleged Under-aged Drinking party

October 28, 2019 02:35:00 PM
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A Southborough couple is facing charges for a second incident at their home involving alleged underage drinking.

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The week in government: Combined School Committee on Start School Later; EDC’s Downtown Initiative Forum

October 28, 2019 01:33:00 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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Events this week: APTO’s restaurant night, Community Read Book Talk, Halloween fun, concerts, 5K for SHIFSTRONG, and more

October 28, 2019 11:02:31 AM
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Here are some highlights of events in and around Southborough this week.

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Obituary: Mary Delima Broderick, 75

October 28, 2019 08:59:08 AM

Mary Delima Broderick, 75 of Southborough, MA passed away Fri. Oct. 25th at her home with her family by her side.

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Southborough Gardeners ask for contributions to Wreath program

October 28, 2019 08:18:15 AM
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For decades, Southborough Gardeners have decorated the Town for the holidays. They’re asking the community to pitch in to make it possible again this year.

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Weekend at a Glance: Halloween parties & parades, Public Safety Building Open House, special BLT hike, and the last Farmer’s Market

October 25, 2019 04:20:00 PM
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Here are some highlights of events in and around Southborough this week.

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BOS created policy for “Special Municipal Employees” and grant status to EDC members

October 25, 2019 03:58:51 PM

Last week, the Board of Selectmen finalized and approved a policy on the process for handling “Special Municipal Employees”. They followed with a vote to grant SME status to members of the Economic Development Committee. Both actions caused some disapproving comments on the blog, and I’m finally getting around to covering what happened and what […]

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Community invited to weigh in on vision for Southborough’s Master Plan – Nov 7

October 25, 2019 11:20:30 AM
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Town and regional officials are inviting the public to a special Open House. This one is to gather input on what our Town’s future should look like.

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Interactive theater for kids at the Library: Skyrise’s “Scaredy Squirrel” & Drama Out of the Box

October 25, 2019 09:30:00 AM
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Children are invited to two upcoming chances to take part in interactive theater and/or to improvise using their dramatic imaginations.

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APTO Restaurant Fundraiser: Chipotle (in Marlborough) on Monday night

October 25, 2019 07:30:00 AM
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The APTO’s October restaurant fundraiser is at the Marlborough Chipotle on October 28th.

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You can’t “Meet the Monster” but you can learn more about it

October 24, 2019 04:44:13 PM
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A spooky video demonstrated that hikers would actually “meet” an old dump that “continues to haunt” Town owned conservation land. That won’t take place, but the “monster” is still there.

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Take Self Defense 101 – November 7

October 24, 2019 04:20:39 PM

The Southborough Library is offering a special class for adults in two weeks.

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Reminder: Run for SHIFSTRONG – November 2nd

October 24, 2019 02:50:38 PM
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A week from Saturday, the community is invited to a 5K Run and Fun Run to raise funds for the Shifrin family.

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