March 2021

Earth Day Poster drawing contest for kids and teens

March 31, 2021 11:31:18 AM
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Southborough and Northborough Conservation Commissions have again teamed up to hold an Earth Day poster contest for children and teens. 

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View “Books in Bloom” on display next week

March 31, 2021 09:38:45 AM
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The Southborough Gardeners are promoting a special exhibit next week. In collaboration with Southborough Library staff, they are creating special “Books in Bloom” arrangements.

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SYFS asks public to “Nominate a Community Hero”

March 31, 2021 08:41:52 AM
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Southborough Youth and Family Services is looking to recognize someone who has served our community well. The agency is reaching out to the public for nominees for its annual Wellness Award.

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Revised Downtown District zoning draft raises concerns – BOS hearing tonight

March 30, 2021 04:21:51 PM

This morning, the Town posted a revised draft of the Downtown District zoning bylaw to be discussed in tonight’s forum. If adopted as written, developers would be allowed up to 80% “lot coverage” without needing special permit.

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Southborough job listings: Admin for Town Clerk’s office

March 30, 2021 12:51:18 PM
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I received another posting of jobs available in Southborough.

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Glasses drive at Southborough schools – one of NSBORO Interact’s good works

March 30, 2021 09:45:14 AM
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This spring, NSBORO Interact Club is holding a special collection drive. They are seeking used prescription eyeglasses and sunglasses to donate to people in need “across the world”.

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Covid Update: Third Southborough death reported

March 29, 2021 04:20:00 PM
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Update on Southborough and NSBORO Covid-19 figures and news.

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Tax forms available at Library curbside pickup

March 29, 2021 02:30:00 PM
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The Library is alerting the public that some tax forms are available for pickup – but in limited quantities.

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Obituary: Jane C. (McNamara) Wood, 85

March 29, 2021 01:30:00 PM
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Jane C. (McNamara) Wood, 85, of Southborough, passed away on Thursday, March 25, 2021 after a very short illness.

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The week in government: Planning Board and BOS hearings on zoning

March 29, 2021 12:22:47 PM
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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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Events this week: Media Literacy-Voices Against Violence, Teen Writing Club, and Easter fun

March 29, 2021 11:19:32 AM
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Here are some highlights of events in and around Southborough this week.

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Obituary: Shannon H. McDonald, 55

March 29, 2021 08:30:07 AM
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Shannon H. McDonald, aged 55, of Southborough, MA, peacefully entered into rest on March 26, 2021, surrounded by her family at her side.

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Residents help organize a special Rally & Run to support AAPI community – Saturday

March 26, 2021 01:33:07 PM
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Southborough members of the Asian American and Pacific Islander community are among those organizing a special “Rally & Run” on the Boston Marathon route tomorrow.

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Selectmen to address concerns on Downtown zoning (including criticized map) – Tuesday

March 26, 2021 12:52:18 PM
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The Board of Selectmen has scheduled another forum on the proposed Downtown District zoning for Tuesday. This one is listed as a public hearing. Unlike their previous forum, the Board’s zoning consultants will be available to answer questions and provide clarity.

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