The Sidell family was presented with the Community Service Award by Family Service. (Photo from the Boston.com)
Quotes from Southborough-related stories in the local media.
- “I feel like it’s the right decision and I ‘m excited to get back to the basics.” -Southborough resident Carol Venie, co-owner of the non-profit store Graceful Stitches in Medfield which will close in April (link)
- “The MBTA welcomes any private sector efforts that are designed to encourage the use of public transportation.” -MBTA spokesman Joe Pesaturo on plans by the owner of Fitzgerald’s General Store to provide commuter rail parking at a discount (link)
- “We’re proud to be involved in this community. It’s wonderful to think we’ve made a difference.” -Southborough resident Chet Sidell on being awarded the Community Service Award by Family Service Inc. of Lawrence (link)
- “Clothes are certainly practical given the age of my kids. Yeah, there was less extravagance this year I’m sure.” -Southborough resident BrianO’Sullivan on holiday shopping in a down economy ( link)