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Kindergarten registration packets to arrive in January

December 7, 2018 11:05:04 AM
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2019-20 kindergarten registration will take place at Finn School in January.

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Public Safety Building Update: Cruiser canopy approved for 19 spaces; November report

December 7, 2018 09:46:43 AM
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It’s time for another update on the Public Safety Building project.

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Obituary: George L. Burnet, Jr., 66

December 6, 2018 04:00:47 PM

George L. Burnet, Jr., 66, of North Hampton, died Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at Hyder Family Hospice House in Dover after a battle with pancreatic cancer.

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Town looking into “non-compliance” at Capital Group property on Rte 9

December 6, 2018 10:53:28 AM
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Following up on a resident’s tip, the Planning Board discovered that 144 Turnpike Road now has access to Breakneck Hill Road via the abutting parking lot.

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Southborough job listings: Head Chaperone for Trottier ski program

December 6, 2018 07:27:08 AM
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I received another posting of jobs available in Southborough.

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Police: Charges for selling liquor to minor and latest logs and updates

December 5, 2018 11:41:14 AM
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The latest log from Southborough Police Department.

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New Building Commissioner hired

December 5, 2018 09:26:34 AM
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Last night, the Board of Selectmen appointed Laurie Livoli as the new Building Commissioner for Southborough. It seems she won’t be starting immediately. In the interim, the Town is using part-time help to cover the work.

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Gobble Wobble Gives Back

December 4, 2018 05:28:43 PM
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Thanks to those who registered for and sponsored the annual Thanksgiving Day run, the Southborough Food Pantry received a $4,000 donation.

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Why flags are at half staff: December 1 – 30, 2018

December 4, 2018 02:12:02 PM
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Flags in Southborough and across the nation will remain at half staff until sunset on December 30th, in honor of the 41st President of the United States, George H.W. Bush. 

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This week in sports: Winter season beginning

December 3, 2018 04:00:00 PM
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Here’s what’s on tap this week in high school sports.

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The week in government: Planning Board tonight; BOS on Budget options (Updated)

December 3, 2018 11:31:03 AM
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A list of board and committee meetings for the week with my selected highlights from the agendas.

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Seniors invited to join “Art Stroll” and/or intergenerational programs at Neary

November 30, 2018 11:19:12 AM
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Neary School and the Southborough Senior Center have partnered up for some more events next month. One offers seniors a chance to enjoy student art. Others focus on “intergenerational” volunteer opportunities.

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Prospective students families invited to Assabet’s Showcase – December 5

November 30, 2018 07:30:00 AM
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Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School is holding a “Showcase” for prospective students and parents.

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Raising funds for Wildfire victims in memory of resident’s father

November 29, 2018 02:30:00 PM
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For most of us in Southborough, the wildfires in California are horrifying but far removed. But for at least one resident, the Camp Fire in Paradise, CA was a personal tragedy. It has prompted her to reach out to the public to ask for support for the surviving victims.

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