November 2019

Senior Center Autumn Fair – Saturday

November 19, 2019 04:30:10 PM
Thumbnail image for Senior Center Autumn Fair – Saturday

Friends of the COA are holding their annual Autumn Fair fundraiser.

0 comments Read the full article →

Interfaith Thanksgiving service and potluck dinner this Sunday

November 19, 2019 02:21:33 PM
Thumbnail image for Interfaith Thanksgiving service and potluck dinner this Sunday

St. Mark’s Episcopal Church and Neighbors for Peace are inviting the public to a Thanksgiving interfaith prayer and potluck.

0 comments Read the full article →

State instructs Town it must justify exemptions to OML for records about Town-owned farm dump

November 19, 2019 12:27:03 PM
Thumbnail image for State instructs Town it must justify exemptions to OML for records about Town-owned farm dump

A letter from the state’s Public Records Division ties together two recent stories on the blog: a rebuke of Southborough’s handling of Executive Session minutes and concerns raised about a “monster” on Town-owned Conservation Land.

1 comment Read the full article →

Reminder: Southborough Gardeners Guest Day is actually at night

November 19, 2019 09:45:47 AM
Thumbnail image for Reminder: Southborough Gardeners Guest Day is actually at night

Reminder – and to correct any confusion caused yesterday – Southborough Gardener’s annual Guest Day is at night this year.

0 comments Read the full article →

BOS (and Library Trustee) meeting postponed to next week

November 19, 2019 08:37:28 AM
Thumbnail image for BOS (and Library Trustee) meeting postponed to next week

I’ve learned that the meeting will be postponed one week – to Tuesday, November 26th.

0 comments Read the full article →

Get your tickets now for Mamma Mia!

November 19, 2019 07:30:00 AM
Thumbnail image for Get your tickets now for Mamma Mia!

Algonquin students will perform the fall musical this coming Thursday through Saturday evening.

0 comments Read the full article →

Library and SCAC hosting Scientific Illustrations exhibit – Reception Saturday afternoon

November 18, 2019 04:18:56 PM
Thumbnail image for Library and SCAC hosting Scientific Illustrations exhibit – Reception Saturday afternoon

The Library’s upcoming exhibition features the work of a Southborough resident who specializes in scientific illustrations.

0 comments Read the full article →

Algonquin makes Newsweek rankings for top 5,000 STEM high schools

November 18, 2019 02:51:21 PM
Thumbnail image for Algonquin makes Newsweek rankings for top 5,000 STEM high schools

This month, Newsweek posted rankings of the Best STEM high schools. (STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathmatics.) Algonquin Regional High School made the list, though some other area schools ranked higher.

0 comments Read the full article →

Post-season Update: Girls Soccer CMASS Champs heading to States (plus XC and Cheer results)

November 18, 2019 12:24:20 PM
Thumbnail image for Post-season Update: Girls Soccer CMASS Champs heading to States (plus XC and Cheer results)

Following up on Algonquin fall sports post-season championship tournaments.

0 comments Read the full article →

Events this week: Flu Clinic, Gardener’s Guest Day, Mamma Mia!, Autumn Fair, SciStories exhibit, and Heritage Chorale (Updated – Again)

November 18, 2019 10:20:42 AM
Thumbnail image for Events this week: Flu Clinic, Gardener’s Guest Day, Mamma Mia!, Autumn Fair, SciStories exhibit, and Heritage Chorale (Updated – Again)

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

0 comments Read the full article →

The week in government: BOS postponed; Regional School Committee (Plus OML Training) – Updated

November 18, 2019 09:16:19 AM
Thumbnail image for The week in government: BOS postponed; Regional School Committee (Plus OML Training) – Updated

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

0 comments Read the full article →

Obituary: Brian G. Shifrin, 43

November 17, 2019 05:45:40 PM
Thumbnail image for Obituary: Brian G. Shifrin, 43

Brian G. Shifrin, 43, of Southborough, passed away on Saturday, November 16, 2019, at his home, after a battle with ALS.

1 comment Read the full article →

Weather Advisory: Freezing rain may continue into morning commute

November 17, 2019 05:25:04 PM
Thumbnail image for Weather Advisory: Freezing rain may continue into morning commute

Southborough Emergency Management shared the National Weather Services’ Weather Advisory.

0 comments Read the full article →

Selectmen to discuss proposal to change Transfer Station funding

November 15, 2019 04:30:07 PM
Thumbnail image for Selectmen to discuss proposal to change Transfer Station funding

On Tuesday night, the Town Treasurer will present a plan to significantly change how residents pay for use of the Transfer Station. The goal is to move towards mostly funding the trash and recycling station through taxes.

12 comments Read the full article →