December 2021

Seeking support for a refugee family

December 28, 2021 10:58:20 AM
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Southborough is the new home for the family of a man who supported the U.S. Military in Afghanistan. A support “team” is helping the relocated refugees establish their new life in America. They are hoping that other Southborough residents will contribute support to the cause.

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Reminder Noise Bylaw Survey responses due by Sunday

December 28, 2021 07:30:29 AM
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A survey asks the community about their experiences, annoyances, and opinions related to noises in their neighborhood.

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Reminder: Christmas Tree pickup – January 8th

December 27, 2021 07:30:10 AM
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As in year’s past, Boy Scout Troop 1 will remove your Christmas tree for a small fee. (Or free for veterans, seniors and public safety personnel.)

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Signing of for a long Christmas weekend

December 23, 2021 04:20:09 PM
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The open discussion thread is your place to ask questions, sound off on town issues, or share information with other readers.

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Christmas services 2021: Candlelit masses, pageants, carols and celebrations

December 23, 2021 02:20:00 PM
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Here are the Christmas masses and festivities planned by churches in town for Christmas Eve and morning.

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On the market this week in Southborough

December 23, 2021 12:24:16 PM
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What went on and off the market this week.

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Rec offerings in January: Skating Lessons, Adult Basketball, E-Sports, Roblox, Yoga, and Winter RAP

December 23, 2021 10:33:27 AM
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Southborough Recreation is promoting registration for classes, programs, and leagues that kick off in January. Some of these may even make a great gift for a family member for the holidays!

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Check out Library passes to museums and parks

December 22, 2021 12:34:02 PM
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The Southborough Library offers passes to several venues for some great day trips this summer.

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Winter Break at Chestnut Hill Farm

December 22, 2021 10:00:47 AM
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It’s time for an update on what The Trustees of Reservations have in store at the Southborough farm over the next few months.

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Library Fun over Break: Crafts, a Stuffed Animal Sleepover, and a StoryWalk Stroll

December 22, 2021 09:37:08 AM
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I’m sharing details on three special events at the Library for kids next week.

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Town grappling with record high office vacancy; EEA grant to help address one Rte 9 issue

December 21, 2021 05:05:23 PM

This month, the Town reported that office vacancies are at a record high, with only 1/3 occupied.

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The week in sports: Tonight’s spectators limited to family; future attendance to be evaluated

December 21, 2021 03:07:42 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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Noise Bylaw Survey – Respond by January 2nd

December 21, 2021 12:59:20 PM
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A survey asks the community about their experiences, annoyances, and opinions related to noises in their neighborhood.

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Reminder: Covid Booster Clinic for ages 18+ this Wednesday

December 21, 2021 11:07:22 AM
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Southborough’s Board of Health is offering a Covid Vaccine Booster Clinic this week, featuring the Moderna vaccine. That vaccine is only approved for use in ages 18+.

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