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Roundup: Residents raising funds for/through races

March 11, 2015 04:20:12 PM
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It’s the time of year when amateur athletes break out their running shoes to raise money and awareness for issues they care about. Here’s a roundup of some members of our community doing good and their causes you can support.

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Selectmen thank retiring Town Clerk; will we see him again soon?

February 4, 2015 11:38:06 AM
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Last night, the Board of Selectmen thanked Town Clerk Paul Berry for his more than 45 years of service. One selectmen previewed that this might not be the end of his public service to the Town.

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Fire Department on Facebook: End of an era and other news

February 2, 2015 12:35:08 PM
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According to Southboroughnews.com, yesterday marked the first time in 70 years that no Hubley is a member of the Southborugh Fire Department.

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CERT family of volunteers and opportunity for teens (Updated)

January 28, 2015 09:40:51 AM
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This recent story about a family in town seems appropriate to share after the “Blizzard of 2015″.

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Skate party for St. Jude’s – January 31

January 13, 2015 11:20:36 AM
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A Southborough family is co-hosting a fundraiser for St. Jude’s Hospital this month.

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A mishmosh of town news: No Special Town Meeting, teacher suing district, Town Clerk interview

December 23, 2014 11:30:36 AM

Normally, I try to organize news roundups by topic. But today, it’s just a hodgepodge of stories that popped up I want to share before I sign off to enjoy Christmas.

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Students recognized for community spirit (updated)

November 7, 2014 08:30:18 AM
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Three students recognized for their hard work, dedication, and commitment of preservation in town.

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Hire princesses for your princess

November 5, 2014 04:30:46 PM
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Two teen entrepreneurs are making the most of the Frozen craze. The girls are marketing themselves for local children’s birthday parties.

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Roundup of resident celebrity news: A diva’s triumphant return, a centennial birthday, the Bird Man of Southborough, and a news legend

October 28, 2014 12:03:30 PM
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Local media has profiled and/or photographed some of our town’s celebrities. These include our own “Bird Man”, a successful musician, a 100-year resident, and the passing of a legend with Southborough ties.

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SWL: Southborough man drowned

October 17, 2014 09:53:36 AM

Immediately after posting the obituary on Vasilios Vassilakis, I read this tragic story from Southborough Wicked Local about the 49 year old father of five.

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SWL: Students remind peers of community’s loss

October 10, 2014 09:39:23 AM
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This Monday will mark a tragic anniversary. October 13, 2005 is the day that Southborough teens Meghan and Shauna Murphy died in a car crash.

Southborough Wicked Local ran a story last month on efforts by Algonquin’s Leah Johnston and Hannah Mooney to share with peers a lesson learned from the tragedy.

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“Education” Roundup: Educator honored, cultural exchange, graduate, and skateboard class

October 7, 2014 02:30:00 PM
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Some stories I missed in the media recently relating to Southborough. These all have some tie to education.

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Photo Gallery: Scouts earned Eagle ranking by helping residents better commune with nature

October 7, 2014 07:30:00 AM
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Two Troop 1 Scouts earn highest Boy Scout ranking

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Historic Southborough: Homeowners take advantage of commissions’ sign program

October 1, 2014 07:30:27 AM
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Homeowners take advantage of Southborough’s Historic Home Sign program.

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