September 2020

Covid Update: Southborough numbers increase, status now “Yellow” (Updated)

September 30, 2020 06:51:00 PM
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Since I reported on the new mini-spike in confirmed cases of Covid-19 last week, three more cases have been reported. The increase in cases per week is the largest since early May.

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Nominate an historic property for recognition (homes, businesses, or “other”)

September 30, 2020 02:20:46 PM
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The Historical Commission has announced a program to recognize preserved properties.

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Trails Update: Bay Circuit and Boroughs Loop Connector reconstructed and open, and more

September 30, 2020 11:51:20 AM
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The Southborough Trails Committee announced a reconstructed connector to get hikers off the roads and onto trails with “stunning views”.

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Meeting on Downtown “Village Mixed Use Zoning” bylaw – October 6

September 30, 2020 09:59:25 AM
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Next week, multiple Town boards will discuss status and next steps for a proposed Village Mixed Use Zoning (VMUD) bylaw.

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Videos: Historical trails, Nutrition, Coffee Talk and public services, Elder law advice, and more

September 29, 2020 04:14:18 PM

Here is the latest round of videos from local media and the schools.

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Featured Home: 55+ Half-Duplex Unit in Wildwood Neighborhood offered at $424,900

September 29, 2020 02:24:02 PM
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[The following information was provided by My Southborough sponsor Mary Piekarz.]

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Play Golf for ALS ONE – Heritage Day weekend

September 29, 2020 12:58:50 PM
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The Board of Selectmen and the Southborough Golf Club management company are again partnering to support ALS research and care. 

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Obituary: John Francis Quinn, 84

September 29, 2020 09:41:44 AM
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John Francis Quinn, 84, of Southborough, died peacefully at his home with his wife and family by his side on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 after a long illness.

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Covid Update: Four people under the age of 20 confirmed infected last week (Updated-again)

September 28, 2020 05:29:33 PM
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Southborough had a mini-spike in confirmed cases of Covid-19 confirmed last week. Six new cases were reported, and four of them were aged 19 or younger.

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The week in government: Chestnut Hill Farm at Planning & Conservation; Rec on lighting projects; School Committee budget priorities

September 28, 2020 10:44:51 AM
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Here is a selection of the committee and board meetings for the week along with my selected highlights from the agendas.

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Letter: Pine Hill Rd’s neighborhood garden supporting the hungry is a model use of open space

September 28, 2020 09:26:22 AM
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My Southborough accepts signed letters to the editor submitted by Southborough residents. Letters may be emailed to mysouthborough@gmail.com.

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Yoga at Home – virtual classes

September 25, 2020 01:15:31 PM
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Sign up for virtual yoga classes on Thursday evenings.

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Obituary: Owen “Jake” J. Williams, 89

September 25, 2020 12:41:59 PM
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Owen “Jake” J. Williams, 89, of Clinton and formerly of Southborough and Marlborough died unexpectedly but peacefully at home surrounded by his family on Sunday, September 20, 2020.

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On the market this week in Southborough

September 24, 2020 05:29:25 PM
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What went on and off the market this week.

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