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Project Friend-ships between younger and older kids; Project Friend Plus partnering multi-generations for community service projects

September 17, 2019 12:40:17 PM
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SYFS is seeking families with K- 12th graders who would benefit from some special attention, a mentor, and positive role model. They are also seeking volunteers grades 6-12 and adults 21+ to be mentors and/or work on community service projects.

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Commenters update us on aerial spraying: It happened Sunday night

September 17, 2019 08:47:28 AM

Several readers commented on my post last night saying that aerial spraying was still pending. They updated me (and therefore many of you) that the spraying had already occurred.

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Newly revised school bus routes to be followed tomorrow morning

September 16, 2019 05:40:26 PM
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This morning, new school bus routes were posted for Southborough K-8. The routes will be followed starting, Students were also issued letters informing them of changes.

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Update on aerial Mosquito Spraying: Southborough status still pending

September 16, 2019 04:54:16 PM

I checked in with the state to find out if we did get sprayed. The answer was no.

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Another area aerial Spraying: Starting tonight, September 10th

September 10, 2019 03:08:10 PM

Given the continued EEE threat in mosquitoes, the state has announced that planes will again spray Southborough (among many other Towns) with pesticides .

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Main Street Update: Some paving starting this fall; explaining bigger stone walls

September 10, 2019 09:05:56 AM
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The Town posted an update on the schedule for the Main Street Reconstruction project. It reminds me to share a related item that I hadn’t gotten around to yet.

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School district responds to EEE news with options for worried parents

September 9, 2019 08:34:01 AM
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With this weekend’s sad news that patients diagnosed with EEE now include a woman in Northborough and a young child from another town, the Northborough-Southborough Schools sent a notice to parents yesterday. In it they offer worried parents two new options.

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Girl Scouts registration night is September 12th

September 6, 2019 12:48:40 PM
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The annual Girl Scouts registration night will take place next week.

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Youth and Family Services promoting initiatives and programs

September 4, 2019 12:17:26 PM
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Southborough Youth and Family Services asked me to help them reach out to the community. They launched a newsletter to help educate the public on their services and intiatives.

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3rd-8th graders invited to join Lego robotics league

September 4, 2019 09:24:56 AM
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St. Mark’s School’s robotics team is recruiting students in grades 3-8 interested in robotics. Space is limited and the season is about to kickoff. So act quickly to sign kids up.

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PSB Update: Police on the move today; new safe spot for transactions

September 3, 2019 08:46:11 AM
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This afternoon, the Southborough Police Department will begin officially operating out of the new Public Safety Building. 

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End of summer “blogcation”

August 30, 2019 10:00:00 AM
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I know there is more town news worth sharing, but I need to take some time off from the blog for personal reasons.

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Safety Alert updates: Spraying done; Algae warning

August 29, 2019 06:06:36 PM
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I have a quick update on recent safety alerts and a new one to share.

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Library Seeking volunteers to move books now

August 29, 2019 04:38:55 PM
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Staff is seeking help right now to move some books to make way for workers to pull up some carpet and better determine the situation. So if you can lend a hand early this evening, please come on out.

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