Historic Southborough

The week in Southborough history: Razing of historic building nixed, restructuring cemetery dept, zoning debate and daring rescue

February 27, 2015 04:20:27 PM
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A look back at the top stories reported in the Southborough Villager 10 years, 20 years, and 30 years ago. Plus what was hot on the blog five years back.

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The week in Southborough history: Voters hit brakes on school renovations; Orchard leaser pulls out; and teachers asked to make sacrifice

February 13, 2015 07:30:23 AM
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A look back at the top stories reported in the Southborough Villager 10 years, 20 years, and 30 years ago. Plus what was hot on the blog five years back.

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Southborough restaurants of old: Share your memories and recipes

February 6, 2015 07:51:32 AM

I got an unusual request from a reader. She is hoping someone has an old recipe from White’s Corner Restaurant. She and a neighbor fondly recall White’s complimentary cottage cheese dip. She’s hoping to whip some up. My memory is cloudy, but I thought I remembered cottage cheese and crackers being served at Andrea’s Restaurant. Am I […]

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A look back at Southborough’s Historic Places

January 15, 2015 07:30:47 AM
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I was looking at stories from 5 years ago and came across a wonderful 4-piece series on Southborough landmarks.

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Historic Southborough: Homeowners take advantage of commissions’ sign program

October 1, 2014 07:30:27 AM
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Homeowners take advantage of Southborough’s Historic Home Sign program.

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Southborough Access Media seeking a new home in Southborough schools

September 16, 2014 11:30:49 AM
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I was going to follow up with a story from last week’s School Committee meeting. But Southborough Wicked Local did it for me.

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Video: Connections – Main Street area history

April 23, 2014 09:30:00 AM
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Last week, Southborough Access Media produced a new interview show for Southborough viewers, “Connections with Karen Connell”.

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30 years ago: Microburst in Southborough (updated)

March 28, 2014 04:30:16 PM
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A reader stumbled on to a tidbit – Tomorrow, March 29, 2014 will mark 20 years since a microburst within a Noreaster ravaged a 5 acre area of Red Pines in town.

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Raw milk from Southborough kills 48 in Boston…100 years ago

March 29, 2012 02:10:17 PM
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I came across this fascinating tale on the web the other day and had to share. In May 1911 contaminated raw milk killed 48 people in the Boston area and sickened an estimated 1,400. The source of the milk was traced to Southborough’s Deerfoot Farms.

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The week in Southborough history: Captain controversy, school enrollment on the rise, and Harry Potter fever

January 31, 2012 02:10:30 PM
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Each week we take a look back at the top stories reported in the Southborough Villager 10 years, 20 years, and 30 years ago. Here are the stories that were making headlines during the week of January 30.

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The week in Southborough history: Building committees and arcade games

December 27, 2011 02:19:05 PM

Each week we take a look back at the top stories reported in the Southborough Villager 10 years, 20 years, and 30 years ago. Here are the stories that were making headlines during the week of December 26.

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This week in Southborough history: Soccer and baseball battle over Mooney Field, a plan for the old fire station is hatched

December 20, 2011 04:29:13 PM
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Each week we take a look back at the top stories reported in the Southborough Villager 10 years, 20 years, and 30 years ago. Here are the stories that were making headlines during the week of December 19.

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The Villager Files: Week of December 12 – Algonquin’s fate decided, residents sound off, and Red Roof in underway

December 13, 2011 04:23:35 PM
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Each week we take a look back at the top stories reported in the Southborough Villager 10 years, 20 years, and 30 years ago. Here are the stories that were making headlines during the week of December 12.

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The Villager files: Week of December 5

December 6, 2011 04:40:23 PM
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Each week we take a look back at the top stories reported in the Southborough Villager 10 years, 20 years, and 30 years ago. Here are the stories that were making headlines during the week of December 5.

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