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Memorial Day observances tonight and Monday

May 26, 2017 09:24:10 AM
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Here is the information you need to observe Memorial Day in Southborough. Events begin with the annual flag placement in the rural cemetery tonight.

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Your input counts: Seeking feedback on Town Meetings – deadline May 31st

May 25, 2017 11:12:01 AM
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The Town Meeting Review Committee is seeking voter feedback. And they’re hoping to get it before this week’s Special Town Meeting. (Though, they will continue to collect after.)

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Calling all poets – Submit original, unpublished ekphrastic poems this summer (Updated)

May 25, 2017 09:05:31 AM
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As part of this summer’s Art on the Trails initiative, organizers are calling on New England poets.

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Historical Society making progress in sharing Southborough history: Online resources available

May 24, 2017 08:00:00 AM
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Many of the Towns old documents and history have been uploaded as online resources.

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Southborough job listings: Trottier secretary (apply immediately), ZBA Business Assistant, and multiple Library Pages

May 23, 2017 12:14:42 PM
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I received another posting of jobs available in Southborough.

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Reminder: Troop Care Package Drive – Donate and/or Volunteer this Saturday

May 19, 2017 03:00:50 PM
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Organizers of past Troop Drives are relaunching the initiative. This time it is in dedication to two past supporters of the drives – one of whom is serving overseas.

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Memorial Day observances next weekend: Flag placement Friday, parade Monday

May 19, 2017 10:38:47 AM
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Here is the information you need to observe Memorial Day in Southborough. Events begin with the annual flag placement in the rural cemetery Friday night.

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Chestnut Hill Farm: Expanded CSA and offerings

May 19, 2017 08:00:59 AM
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The Trustees of Reservations has expanded programming and the farm’s CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) program. The CSA expansion includes more available member shares and a wider variety of produce.

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Southborough Community Garden plots available for organic gardening

May 18, 2017 08:30:00 AM
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Southborough Community Garden is getting ready to divvy up garden plots at Breakneck Hill again.

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Public Safety Building Committee: Town seeking members with construction experience, apply by May 26; Questions on role of golf course

May 17, 2017 04:00:21 PM
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The Board of Selectmen are seeking recruits for a new committee to oversee the approved Public Safety Building. And they are asking for residents with “construction industry experience” to consider signing up. [That doesn’t meant that residents without experience are disqualified.]

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Troop Care Package Drive: Donate and/or Volunteer this Saturday (Update)

May 15, 2017 02:00:08 PM
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Organizers of past Troop Drives are relaunching the initiative. This time it is in dedication to two past supporters of the drives – one of whom is serving overseas.

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Opting out of pesticide sprayings

May 15, 2017 11:30:00 AM
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For years now, when mosquitos start flying, many residents worry about a lot more than itchy bug bites. Meanwhile, there have been increasing concerns among some community members (like a reader who contacted me) about pesticide use and impacts.

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Neary band alumni invited to join tribute concert for Steve Curtis’ retirement – June 3rd (Updated)

May 12, 2017 01:00:14 PM
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An alumni concert is planned to honor the beloved Neary School 4th & 5th Grade band teacher. Organizers are inviting any alumni out there to join them.

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Tiny Tomahawks accepting pre-K signup for fall

May 12, 2017 10:30:00 AM
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The Tiny Tomahawks preschool program at Algonquin has some openings for the fall.

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