snowtober

Are more power outages to come? Now is the time to prepare

November 4, 2011 07:18:13 AM
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With two multiday power outages in as many months, many Southborough residents are wondering if there will be more in our future, particularly as we head into the winter storm season.

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Roundup: The best tweets from Snowtober

November 3, 2011 02:40:12 PM

With only their mobile devices to connect to the world, Southborough residents flocked to Twitter in the aftermath of last week’s snow, chronicling in 140 characters or less both their amusement and their frustration. Here’s a roundup of my favorite tweets.

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Power restored to all but a handful in Southborough

November 3, 2011 08:51:41 AM

Power has been restored to nearly all of the 3,700 Southborough homes and businesses that went dark during last weekend’s snowfall, but for some the wait continues.

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Your photos: The October snowstorm

November 2, 2011 04:40:58 PM

Many of you sent in (or tweeted) photos of your yards and other scenes of Southborough after the October snowfall this weekend. Here’s a gallery of your shots.

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Good questions: Cleaning up your yard after the storm

November 2, 2011 01:02:48 PM
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Drive around town and you’ll see no shortage of trees and limbs littering yards in Southborough. With many of you faced with the challenge of cleaning up, I’ve put together a little FAQ to answer some of the questions I’m hearing from residents.

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Halloween parade will not be rescheduled, but the library is celebrating Halloween all week

November 2, 2011 10:48:28 AM

The annual Firefighters Association Halloween Parade originally scheduled for this past Sunday afternoon was one of the first casualties of the weekend’s snowstorm. But with trick-or-treating in Southborough moved to Saturday, November 5, several of you asked whether the parade might be rescheduled as well.

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Power restored and then lost again for some Southborough residents – UPDATED

November 2, 2011 08:43:28 AM
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Residents along Parkerville Road south and its side streets were thrilled when their power finally came back yesterday evening after three days in the dark. So you can imagine their disappointment when power went out again a couple of hours later. It was, in the words of one Southborough resident, “a 2 hour tease.”

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Fire department logs for the week (10/25 – 10/31): Snowtober kept things busy

November 2, 2011 07:18:11 AM

What the fire department has been up to.

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Southborough K-8 schools OPEN on Wednesday, Algonquin CLOSED

November 1, 2011 05:46:13 PM

Most Southborough students will head back to school tomorrow, but for others it will be another snow day. Superintendent Charles Gobron said in a message to parents that all K-8 schools in Southborough will open tomorrow – including Finn, Woodward, Neary, and Trottier – but Algonquin will remain closed due to continuing difficult from the weekend storm.

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PHOTOS: Snowtober in Southborough

November 1, 2011 04:40:52 PM

Southborough photographer Chris Wraight ventured out on Sunday morning to snap some shots of the snowfall around town. It’s Southborough like you’ve never seen it.

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Town Administrator: Contact National Grid if you’re still without power

November 1, 2011 01:02:43 PM

Town Administrator Jean Kitchen said she is hopeful power will be restored to the remaining Southborough residents today. She said the best way to make sure you get your power back is to call National Grid with an outage report, even if you’ve already done so.

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Resources for those without power – UPDATED

November 1, 2011 09:11:33 AM

A couple hundred of you are still without power today, and if your comments around the web are any indication, you’re frustrated and cold. In the hope that it will help, I’m compiling a list of places you can go to get some relief.

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Hundreds in Southborough still without power today – UPDATED

November 1, 2011 08:11:12 AM

As of about 9:00 am today, National Grid said only about 100 customers in Southborough were still without power.

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LIVE BLOG: Get the latest on the October snow storm here

October 29, 2011 02:27:00 PM
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As I write this, the rain has begun in Southborough. It’s expected to switch over to snow later this evening, with the potential for “historic” amounts of snow throughout the state. Most forecasts show Southborough with an estimated six to ten inches.

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