December 2021

What’s open and closed over the holidays (Updated)

December 21, 2021 09:30:28 AM
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Here’s a list of when our municipal facilities will be closed over the Christmas and New Year’s holidays.

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Alcohol not a factor in crash/fire

December 21, 2021 08:31:44 AM
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A driver is being charged with three violations related to crashing into a Southborough home off of Framingham Road.

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Weekly Covid Update

December 20, 2021 02:25:04 PM
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An update on Covid cases in town and schools, and related news.

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The week in government

December 20, 2021 12:14:30 PM
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Here is a selection of the committee and board meetings for the week along with my selected highlights from the agendas.

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Events this week: ARHS Concert, Senior Center Coffee, Christmas services

December 20, 2021 10:52:42 AM
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Here are some highlights of events in and around Southborough this week.

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Obituary: David C. Weeks, 85

December 20, 2021 07:45:43 AM

David C. Weeks, 85, of Southborough, died Wednesday, December 15, 2021 at his home surrounded by his family.

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Obituary: John B. ‘Jack’ Gunning, 59

December 20, 2021 07:31:27 AM
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John B.’Jack’ Gunning, 59 of Westborough and formerly of Southborough, died unexpectedly on Thursday, December 16, 2021 after being stricken ill at home.

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GoFundMe for family displaced by Saturday morning fire caused by car crash

December 19, 2021 04:18:45 PM
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A Southborough family lost its home on Saturday morning as a result of a terrible accident. Community members are contributing to a fundraiser to help them cope.

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On the market this week in Southborough

December 17, 2021 09:09:44 AM
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What went on and off the market this week.

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SPD stressing No Credibility to TikTok threats of violence in schools (Updated)

December 16, 2021 08:54:21 PM

The Southborough Police Department asked me to share a statement about an issue that had many parents concerned.

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Restaurant news: Wendy’s & Pizza 19 closures; Diligent new efforts on Housing & Food Inspections

December 16, 2021 03:51:44 PM
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Two restaurants abruptly closed in Southborough this year, apparently for different reasons.

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Christmas Tree pickup – January 8th

December 16, 2021 10:50:11 AM
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As in year’s past, Boy Scout Troop 1 will remove your Christmas tree for a small fee. (Or free for veterans, seniors and public safety personnel.)

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Winter parking ban is in effect through March 15th

December 16, 2021 08:23:44 AM
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The annual winter parking ban was approved this week.

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Town seeking all residents “at large” members for St. Mark’s Street Park Working Group

December 15, 2021 04:49:45 PM
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Last night, the Board of Selectmen approved the charge for a committee to recommend how to use the empty space in the center of the planned, controversial “pocket park” next to the Southborough Library. They are seeking residents (who can also be serving on other committees) to volunteer to be part of the group.

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