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Reminder: Interboro Community Band holiday concert tomorrow night

December 17, 2009 09:52:08 AM

The Interboro Community Band will hold a holiday concert at Trottier on December 18. The band, formerly under the direction of the late Dennis Wrenn, is a collection of about 50 musicians who hail from all of the Boros, along with other communities. They range in age from high school students through seniors. The band is led by Trottier music director Jamie Clark.

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Holiday giving: Fire Department toy drive ends Friday

December 16, 2009 02:19:09 PM

Every year the Southborough Fire Department collects toys to donate to the Salvation Army. Fire Chief John Mauro Jr. says this year donations are way down.

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Boys Scouts will take away your old Christmas tree

December 16, 2009 09:29:14 AM
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In my house the Christmas decorations just went up, so I’m not ready yet to think about taking them down. But when I do, Boy Scout Troop 1 will be ready and willing to help.

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Photo: Holiday display on Harris Drive

December 15, 2009 04:34:53 PM
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We drove the toddler around town this weekend to check out all the lights. Of course she was wowed by the display on Banfill Lane. We also found an impressive display on Harris Drive.

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SYFS gift card drive ends tomorrow, donations needed

December 14, 2009 04:10:44 PM
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Donations to the annual Southborough Youth and Family Services (SYFS) gift card drive this year have been low. SYFS sets up collection boxes at Finn, Woodward, and Neary, and as of last week each box contained no more than five gift cards. And with a deadline of tomorrow, Southborough families need your help.

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Happy Hannukah, Southborough

December 11, 2009 04:15:59 PM
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Hannukah begins at sundown tonight. Wishing a joyous holiday to those of you in Southborough who celebrate the Festival of Lights.

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Santa’s helpers say thanks

December 9, 2009 03:39:06 PM
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Head elf Nancy Gould enjoyed a bird’s-eye view of Southborough on Saturday when she got to accompany Santa on his helicopter flight into town. It’s a view most of us will never see.

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Photos: Santa arrives in dramatic fashion

December 7, 2009 08:42:36 AM
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The rain (mostly) held off for Santa’s arrival on Saturday. What drizzle there was couldn’t dampen the spirits of the kids who showed up to greet him. Here are some images from the annual event.

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The definitive Southborough shopping and gift guide

December 3, 2009 04:05:03 PM
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With all these Southborough shopping options, you’re sure to find something for everyone on your list without ever having to leave town.

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Southborough Historical Society Museum open on Saturday

December 3, 2009 12:29:44 PM
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If you’ve never visited the Southborough Historical Society Museum located behind Pilgrim Church, now’s your chance. The museum will be open special hours on Saturday to showcase their exhibits on historic Southborough.

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St. Mark’s Christmas Bazaar on Saturday

December 3, 2009 08:48:28 AM

There’s oh-so-much holiday goodness going on this weekend. Here’s another event to add to the list. St. Mark’s will hold their annual Christmas Bazaar on Saturday from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at the Parish Hall.

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Reminder: Santa arrives on Saturday!

December 2, 2009 04:33:00 PM
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Don’t forget, Santa will make his annual pilgrimage to Southborough on Saturday, landing via helicopter on St. Mark’s field at 12:00 pm. Then he’ll head over to the Community House for pictures with the kids.

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Pilgrim Church to present Handel’s Messiah on Sunday

December 2, 2009 12:36:16 PM
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It’s an annual holiday tradition at Pilgrim Church: a performance of G.F. Handel’s The Messiah. And this year it happens on Sunday, December 6.

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Christmas trees on sale at the fire station

December 1, 2009 12:20:08 PM
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The annual Christmas tree sale at the Southborough Fire Stations begins today. Hours are weekdays from 6:00 to 9:00 pm, and weekends from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm.

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