Announcements

Scholarship announcements from Southborough Gardeners and Rotary Club

May 22, 2015 09:30:00 AM

Two local organizations asked me to share news on recent awards they granted.

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Soccer registration and tryouts

May 21, 2015 04:20:16 PM
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September seems eons away. But it isn’t that long for the organizers of youth soccer teams. They need families to start registering now for league play in the fall.

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Chestnut Hill Farm launching CSA in June (and farm stand this summer!)

May 21, 2015 02:24:49 PM
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I’m excited to share that starting this summer, you’ll be able to buy hometown grown fresh produce in town. (Finally or again, depending on how long you’ve lived here!)

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Memorial Day observances this weekend (Updated)

May 20, 2015 07:49:54 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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Open for Business: Free resources for small business owners/enrepreneurs – May 20 launch

May 13, 2015 02:10:46 PM
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Next week, the Economic Development Committee is sponsoring an event for small business owners and entrepreneurs. (Or even those just thinking about launching a business.)

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Vacancies: ZBA, Municipal Technology, and many more

May 8, 2015 07:30:00 AM

It’s time to talk about vacancies in our town government again. Volunteering for a Town committee is a great way to participate in our community.

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Another stranger incident: Approach at neighboring athletic field (Updated)

May 7, 2015 11:19:58 AM

I don’t want to be an alarmist. But you may have noticed a lot of coverage lately of strangers approaching children (including a suspicious approach in town and even alleged abduction attempts in towns like Fall River.)

The latest local news comes from Hopkinton Youth Soccer. They report a stranger approaching a child by the port-a-potties at the Fruit Street Athletic complex.

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Garage sale for Nepal – May 9

May 6, 2015 04:30:00 PM
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One 10 year old in town is doing her part to help victims of the earthquake in Nepal.

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SYFS promoting Mental Health awareness

May 6, 2015 11:20:19 AM
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Southborough Youth and Family Services is taking Mental Health Awareness Month seriously. They are reaching out in hopes of helping those that struggle with issues, including depression.

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Help ‘Stamp out Hunger’ on Saturday, May 9

May 2, 2015 09:10:16 AM
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Next Saturday, Southborough postal carriers are once again taking part in the nation’s largest single-day food drive.

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Has someone made a difference to your special needs child? Nominations for ‘Go the Distance’ awards due Saturday

April 29, 2015 02:43:15 PM

On Thursday, May 14, 2012, the Northborough/Southborough Special Education Parent Advisory Council (NSPAC) will host its fifth annual Go the Distance Award ceremonies.

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Brush burning season ends this Friday

April 28, 2015 04:00:00 PM
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The Southborough Fire Department is reminding residents that Friday is the last day of brush burning season.

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Early bird discount for Rec Department summer camps ends Thursday

April 28, 2015 02:15:59 PM
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The Southborough Recreation Department is once again offering its popular summer camp programs at Finn and Woodward this year. Sessions run weekly from July 1 through August 16. Sign up before Thursday, April 18 to take advantage of the early bird discount.

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Hydrant flushing this week – plan for some brown tap water (so check before you wash a load)

April 27, 2015 11:20:44 AM
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Next week is the last week of April, and that means it’s time for the annual flushing of the hydrants in Southborough. It will take nearly all week for the DPW to flush all the hydrants in town, and when they’re doing the ones in your neck of the woods, you may notice your tap water running brown.

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