Tuesday, October 25, 2011

The Villager files: Week of October 24

October 25, 2011 04:47:19 PM
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Each week we take a look back at the top stories reported in the Southborough Villager 10 years, 20 years, and 30 years ago. Here are the stories that were making headlines during the week of October 24.

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Obit: Justine P. (Powers) Murphy – October 22, 2011

October 25, 2011 03:54:47 PM

Justine P. (Powers) Murphy, 88, died peacefully Saturday October 22nd at the Heritage Nursing Home in Lowell. She was the beloved wife of Edmund D. Murphy Jr., former Dracut High School Football Coach. They were married July 20, 1946 and shared 65 years of marriage together.

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Firefighters Association Halloween parade on Sunday

October 25, 2011 03:04:52 PM
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The annual Southborough Firefighters Association Halloween parade will be held on Sunday, October 30 starting at 4:00 pm.

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Open discussion thread: Ask questions, share opinions

October 25, 2011 01:26:48 PM
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The open discussion thread is your place to ask questions, sound off on town issues, or share information with other readers.

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Marlboro Road family convinces selectmen tree should come down

October 25, 2011 11:27:22 AM
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When a Marlboro Road family petition a year ago to remove a tree at the end of their driveway because they said it was a safety hazard – and when the Board of Selectmen voted not to cut down the tree – the story elicited strong response from many of you. Despite the no-vote, the family didn’t give up their effort, and last week they convinced the Board of Selectmen to change its mind.

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Southborough police log (10/21 – 10/23): Watch out for deer

October 25, 2011 09:15:20 AM
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Southborough police responded to three separate accidents this weekend in which a vehicle struck a deer. None of the motorists or their passengers were injured, but the results weren’t so positive for the deer.

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Recycle your old electronics and benefit girls hockey on Saturday

October 25, 2011 07:10:06 AM

The Algonquin girls ice hockey team will host an electronic recycling event on Saturday at Hudson High School (69 Brigham Street). Proceeds benefit hockey players from Algonquin, Hudson, and Marlborough.

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