Announcements

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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Driveways to public safety complex, golf course, and Woodward explained

August 28, 2019 12:34:45 PM
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The Public Safety Building Committee asked me to help get the word out about dos and don’ts for egress to the facility, the golf course behind it, and the school next to it. The committee worked with Southborough Access Media to produce a video explanation.

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Bus update: Routes updated (really); Access the correct version here

August 27, 2019 05:55:33 PM
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Earlier today, Superintendent Greg Martineau promised parents that he would be posting updated bus routes by 2:00 pm today. It appears that they kept that promise. But if your device is like mine, you might have been angered by the impression that  flagrant errors hadn’t been fixed.

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EEE update: Aerial Mosquito spraying was rescheduled to tonight

August 26, 2019 05:37:43 PM
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The state has announced that aerial spraying was pushed off to tonight due to last night’s cool temperatures.

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