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Charity roundup: More support for families in need and more community members doing good

December 4, 2020 04:00:10 PM
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I have a number of items to share about organizations and residents doing good this season.

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Engagement Announcement: Abigail Frances Kuchnir & Jacob Levin

December 1, 2020 01:30:00 PM
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Southborough residents Louis & Karen Kuchnir are sharing the announcement of their daughter’s engagement

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Food Pantry Collection to be held at Transfer Station (Updated – revised needs list)

November 10, 2020 11:20:08 AM
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Since Southborough’s Scouting for Food was cancelled this year, Boy Scout Troop 92 came up with another way to help collect items for the Southborough Food Pantry.

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Food Pantry: Thanksgiving items needed by 13th, Needs list, and Scouting for Food cancellation

November 2, 2020 11:18:40 AM
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There won’t be a Town-wide date for donating to the Southborough Food Pantry, but scouts in town will still be encouraged to help collect items to stock the pantry this fall. Meanwhile, the pantry is looking for support right now to prepare for Thanksgiving.

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Brunch Bunch will be “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer” in Southborough on Saturday

October 23, 2020 09:41:30 AM
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A “bunch” of ladies who normally make their “Strides Against Breast Cancer” in Boston, will be walking in Southborough tomorrow.

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Southborough author to share with other writers his “Strategies to Successfully Develop A Story”

October 9, 2020 10:01:57 AM
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Thanks to a recent press release, I learned about another author residing in our community – Dariel Suarez.

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Buy “Planners for Presents” to help Shriner’s Children’s Hospital patients

October 1, 2020 10:14:18 AM
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For the sixth year, two Southborough teens are raising funds to buy gifts for children in the hospital over the holidays.

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Support for and from schools: Teachers, SOS, and NECC volunteers doing good (Updated)

September 16, 2020 01:53:53 PM
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With many families and teachers likely stressed about the strange new school year, I thought I’d share some happy stories. Each relates to schools in town, though one isn’t part of the public school district.

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India Association of Greater Boston honoring Southborough junior for Community Excellence

August 14, 2020 02:43:42 PM
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Another Southborough resident is being honored. The India Association of Greater Boston announced that Algonquin junior Cynthia Rajeshkanna will receive one of its two 2020 Community Youth Excellence Awards. The news was shared by India New England News.

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Resident honored by American Cancer Society for longtime “remarkable” contribution

August 14, 2020 11:35:42 AM
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Over the course of 16 years, Southborough’s Nia Benoit has helped raise $300,000 for the American Cancer Society.

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Southborough author writes about a teen straddling “worlds” in “Don’t Ask Me Where I’m From”

August 12, 2020 07:30:59 AM
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Thanks to Southborough Wicked Local, I just learned about another resident author.

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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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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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