October 2016

Kids’ Day Out – November 8th

October 27, 2016 07:23:24 AM
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Election Day is approaching. Unfortunately for working parents, that also means another day off of school.

St. Mark’s Episcopal Church is looking to help out (and take advantage of it to support their youth mission).

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Town Meeting rescinds the Industrial Development Commission; EDC stuck in ad-hoc status for now

October 26, 2016 04:24:50 PM
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Through a Citizen’s Petition, Voters were asked to stop the Economic Development Comittee from taking on the IDC’s old mantle, and the additional authority that purportedly came with it.

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StoryWalk open to students and community through Monday

October 26, 2016 02:25:29 PM
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Southborough children are able to walk through a picture book story through the end of this month.

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Southborough hiring (again) for new Town Planner

October 26, 2016 12:01:39 PM
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Yesterday, the Town of Southborough shared some unfortunate news. Our new Town Planner is hitting the road.

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Ski & Snowboarding: New & used sale – Sunday; Kids rec programs registration opens Monday

October 26, 2016 10:20:17 AM
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Southborough Rec has posted information on this year’s ski & snowboarding programs for kids grades 3-8. Just in time, Assabet has announced their annual sale allowing you to buy or sell new/used ski and snowboard clothing and gear.

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Southborough Gardeners’ annual Guest Day – November 10

October 26, 2016 08:50:43 AM
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Southborough Gardners’ annual holiday fundraiser will take place on Thursday, November 10th. Learn now to design florals to use “Through the Holidays” – and enter to win one.

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Important meeting on Historic District – November 9

October 25, 2016 04:45:00 PM
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An important step in Southborough’s effort to adopt a National Historic District is coming up soon.

Members of the the Historical Commission are hoping residents will come out in support of the initiative on November 9th. It’s also a great time to get any questions you have answered.

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Neary Tennis Courts ready for play

October 25, 2016 03:00:00 PM
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Southborough Recreation is happy to share that the Neary Courts are resurfaced and have features making them better than ever for community use.

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Southborough job listings: Bartender, Host, Food Runner & Busser; Town Planner (Updated)

October 25, 2016 01:53:00 PM
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I received another posting of jobs available in Southborough.

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ZBA still considering Park Central appeals; continued to 11/3

October 25, 2016 11:20:05 AM

The Zoning Board of Appeals opened appeal hearings on the Building Inspector’s ruling on Park Central Use Variance. A continued hearing will be held on November 3rd. In advance, the board is receiving written legal arguments from appellants and defense to bolster their cases.

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Discussion of implication of recreational marijuana on community – Wednesday night

October 25, 2016 09:45:28 AM

A “discussion” forum is being held tomorrow night. The topic “The Implications of Recreational Marijuana Legalization For Our Children and
Communities”.

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Why flags are at half staff: October 25, 2016

October 25, 2016 07:29:17 AM
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Flags in Southborough and across the state are flying at half staff in honor of SSG Sean Christopher O’Connell, U.S. Army 379th Engineer Company, of Rockland, MA.

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Send in your fall shots – foliage, Halloween festivities and more

October 24, 2016 04:30:04 PM
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I’d love to get your beautiful foliage images, plus pics from Halloween celebrations, trick or treating, leaf jumping, or whatever fun you’re having in Southborough this fall.

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This week in sports: Golf at Division 1 Tournament; T-Hawks Football headed to playoffs?

October 24, 2016 02:57:22 PM
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Here’s what’s on tap this week in high school sports.

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