Business

Business Roundup: Unemployment rates; micro-enterprise grants in “limbo”; businesses grow, lose, win, and invest

August 20, 2020 11:11:13 AM

It’s time for another roundup of business news in Southborough.

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Downtown property owners asked to resolve encroachments on railroad property

August 12, 2020 01:22:00 PM
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The owners of four parcels at the downtown railroad tracks are being informed that they are encroaching on land owned by the freight train company. The news could cause parking problems for businesses, especially a downtown restaurant.

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The Internship Initiative led by Southborough teens

August 5, 2020 08:30:32 AM
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I have another story about Southborough teens working together to offer a service.

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Reinventing business: At home car washing & detailing; plus a virtual junior curlers camp

July 28, 2020 04:16:32 PM
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With so many limitations on activities caused by the pandemic, some people have looked for alternative ways to employ themselves this summer. Here are how two Southborough teens and one town native are promoting new services.

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Southborough job listings: Coordinator of Children’s Ministries, Police Dispatcher, School jobs

July 21, 2020 08:27:23 AM
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I received another posting of jobs available in Southborough.

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“Micro” small businesses can apply for up to $10K in grants – thanks to EDC

July 20, 2020 01:31:54 PM

Southborough’s Economic Development Committee was awarded $204,000 for grants to support local small businesses. (Really small businesses.)

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SBA Payroll Protection Loans received by Southborough businesses

July 10, 2020 05:31:01 PM

Under the Payroll Protection loan program, 270 loans were listed as issued to Southborough business owners.

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Reopenings: Fitness Centers and an invitation to other businesses

July 6, 2020 01:34:30 PM
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Three Southborough businesses reopened this morning. Do you have a business that recently reopened or is about to?

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Southborough job listings: Tech Specialist and Police Officer (Apply by July 3rd)

June 22, 2020 02:38:42 PM
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I received another posting of jobs available in Southborough.

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Southborough Restaurants update: Outdoor dining, requests to alter licenses, and what’s open/closed

June 19, 2020 01:26:03 PM
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A week ago, I created a list of which Southborough restaurants were still offering takeout and delivery food service. Some that were no longer are. So, it’s time for an update.

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