election-2012

Incumbents rule in Southborough: Voters help send Obama, Eldridge, and Dykema back to office

November 7, 2012 01:15:06 AM

Neary 83% of registered voters in town cast a ballot in yesterday’s election, and from national to state to local races, most of those votes went to incumbents. On his way to reelection, President Barack Obama narrowly beat out Governor Mitt Romney in Southborough by a margin of 50% to 48%. Obama won Southborough Precincts […]

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The results are in: Southborough backs Obama, Brown, Dykema

November 6, 2012 09:08:44 PM

Nearly 83% of Southborough voters hit the polls today and by a slim margin backed President Barack Obama. By a wider margin, the Southborough electorate favored Scott Brown in the Senate race, and incumbent Carolyn Dykema in what was a heated battle for representative of the 8th Middlesex District.

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The polls are open: Time to make your choice

November 6, 2012 09:14:24 AM
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It’s been a long (really long) election season, but today is the day that counts. Polls in Southborough are open, and will remain so until 8:00 pm.

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What you need to know for election day

November 5, 2012 02:14:52 PM
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Have you heard? There’s an election on Tuesday. Polls in Southborough (and everywhere else) will be open from 7:00 am to 8:00 pm. Here’s some info to help you get out the vote.

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Letters: Southborough residents support their candidates

November 3, 2012 04:51:57 PM

Yesterday was the deadline to submit election-related letters to the editor, and a whole bunch of them made their way to my inbox. Instead of posting them one at a time, I’m sharing them here as a collection. Follow the links to read the letters in full.

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Political round-up: The week in press releases

November 2, 2012 11:42:55 AM

Here are all the political press releases that made it to my inbox this week. The election is 4 days away and counting.

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Letter: Dykema is best person to represent Southborough

November 2, 2012 07:14:52 AM

My Southborough accepts signed letters to the editor. Letters may be emailed to mysouthborough@gmail.com. Please note the last day to submit letters related to next week’s election is November 2.

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Letter: Government regulations hurt local businesses

November 1, 2012 01:52:51 PM

My Southborough accepts signed letters to the editor. Letters may be emailed to mysouthborough@gmail.com.

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Political round-up: The week in press releases

October 26, 2012 11:16:51 AM
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Here are all the political press releases that made it to my inbox this week. The election is 11 days away and counting.

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Political round-up: The week in press releases

October 19, 2012 09:27:00 AM
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Here are all the political press releases that made it to my inbox this week. The election is 18 days away and counting.

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Marty Lamb to hold campaign event in Southborough on Wednesday

October 16, 2012 02:01:09 PM
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Republican Marty Lamb, who is challenging Rep. Carolyn Dykema (D-Holliston) to represent the 8th Middlesex District, will hold a campaign event at Owen O’Leary’s in Southborough tomorrow evening.

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Wednesday is the last day to register to vote before the Presidential Election

October 16, 2012 11:42:02 AM
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Voter turnout in Southborough for the 2008 Presidential Election was 85%. It remains to be seen if we’ll get close to that number this year, but if you’re planning on voting and you’re not yet registered, Wednesday is your last day to do so.

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Political round-up: The week in press releases

October 12, 2012 09:28:14 AM

As we all know, the election is less than one month away. That means there’s no escaping the commercials, the poll projections, the 24×7 analysis. It also means there’s no escaping the press releases that are currently flooding my inbox.

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Series of debates between Eldridge and Cavaretta starts tonight

October 10, 2012 09:32:03 AM

Incumbent state senator Jamie Eldridge (D-Acton) and challenger Dean Cavaretta (R-Stow) will face off in a series of seven debates, with the first taking place tonight in Devens. The two are vying to represent the Middlesex and Worcester District, which encompasses 14 communities including Southborough.

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