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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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Food Pantry update: More generous donations and thank yous

July 10, 2020 09:42:51 AM
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Recently, Middlesex Savings Bank announced that it is contributing $5,000 to the Southborough Food Pantry. I decided to check in for an update on other donations to the Southborough Food Pantry.

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Southborough native was “Born to Play” football – ESPN doc tonight

July 1, 2020 02:41:37 PM
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ESPN is promoting a film about female football players, including a woman from Southborough.

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Southborough’s Joseph Zhang named National Merit Scholar

May 29, 2020 07:49:36 AM
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Last week, The National Merit Scholarship issued the announcement that another Southborough resident received a high honor.

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Business & entrepreneur roundup: Dealing with pandemic, opening/reopenings, and an expansion

May 28, 2020 04:40:00 PM
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I’m rounding up highlights on some Southborough businesses and others run by Southborough residents. 

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Scouts finish Trailhead kiosks

May 13, 2020 07:30:55 AM
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Troop 1 members Eric Hanson and Zane Walter used their Eagle Scout projects to support public use of Southborough trails. The Southborough Trails Committee is thanking the two scouts for their help.

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Covid Roundup: Supplying free PPEs for dentists, Liquor liability insurance refunds, and Thanking family of nurses

May 12, 2020 11:57:53 AM
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Two Southborough organizations got recent press coverage for covid-related news. And one family’s story got new national attention with a special thank you.

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Boston25News: Extended separation for some NECC families

May 5, 2020 02:30:00 PM
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A piece by Boston25News reminded that for many parents have been forced to stay away from their children since mid-March. Some of the separated children are residing in our town.

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Resident ICU nurse shares her experience in “from the Front Lines”

May 5, 2020 07:30:00 AM

A story posted last week by WBUR included an audio “diary” entry by Southborough’s Barbara Braccio, a nurse at a Covid-19 ICU.

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Southborough author imagines a “journey of repentance and rediscovery”

April 28, 2020 04:23:17 PM
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M. Jandreau is offering a discount to Southborough readers interested in his new novel coming out next week.

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Southborough author writes about her “life-altering” MS diagnosis in “Uncomfortably Numb”

April 24, 2020 04:30:00 PM
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A Southborough resident’s memoir deals with “losing one’s life as it was once imagined, and the ultimate, uneasy peace that’s achieved with the permanent uncertainty which accompanies living with a chronic illness.”

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Southborough family on front lines of pandemic in Boston

April 21, 2020 11:52:01 AM

A story by Boston 25 News highlights one Southborough family with four nurses working at Brigham & Women’s Hospital.

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Videos on Good “Works”: A program to help troubled soldiers and a look at Southborough businesses

April 17, 2020 01:38:45 PM
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Have you burned through everything worth watching on your streaming service?  I’m catching up on some interviews done by Southborough Access Media over the last six months.

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Southborough’s Front Steps spreading joy while raising thousands for charity

March 30, 2020 01:01:13 PM
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Since I last posted on the project, Bradway has taken a lot more pics, collected a lot more donations, secured a “matching” donor, and gotten some local media coverage.

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