Signing up for emails (Plus, the news you missed)

The blog’s old email service stopped working in late July.*

I am now ready to launch the new service. When I reached out to old subscribers, I rounded up the headlines they’ve missed.

Since many regular website readers tend to check out over the summer, I’m sharing that list here for you.

For those of you who would like to register to get daily emails, you can click here to learn more.

As for what readers may have missed since late July. . .

I’m not including below posts promoting events already in the rear view mirror. I’m also not including the weekly posts for Town government meeting agenda highlights and real estate listings, but you can click the links to look back at those.

  • Events this week: Monarchs, Summer Nights, Adult Coloring, Foldscopes, and Back to School activities — August 26, 2022
  • Severe Thunderstorm Warning — August 26, 2022
  • Voting in the State Primary: Here’s when, how, and where Southborough residents can vote, and who you can vote for — August 26, 2022
  • More Summer Nights details: All you need to know about Saturday’s end of summer festival — August 26, 2022
  • Road maintenance news: Prioritized roads for next contract, Stockwell sidewalk issues, and an update on Various Streets projects in the works (or not) — August 26, 2022
  • Police Chief soon to be named: Finalists revealed with an appointment expected next week — August 25, 2022
  • Help the schools by donating textiles: The fundraiser puts good-conditioned clothing/accessories/linens back into use and recycles other materials — August 25, 2022
  • Nan’s Market opening Monday: News on the restaurant opening, business challenges, and job openings — August 24, 2022
  • Back-to-School NSBORO News: With school about to resume, it’s time to check in with NSBORO news – and mark your calendars — August 24, 2022
  • Jobs at local daycare/preschool and public schools: Both Wee Care and NSBORO schools are promoting job openings — August 23, 2022
  • Update on St. Mark’s St Park: Public Forum Thursday, archeological dig about to begin, landscape designs underway, and more process disputes — August 23, 2022
  • Historical News: Fayville Hall to be donated, Burnett House fence, and more — August 22, 2022
  • Gas break on Main Street: Avoid downtown this morning due to an “active” break — August 19, 2022
  • Community Movie Night at Algonquin: ARHS Student Council is raising funds through an outdoor movie screening — August 18, 2022
  • Pine Hill connection to Aquaduct Trail: Scouts built a trail that provides greater access to hiking for Pine Hill Road residents — August 17, 2022
  • SCAC Call for new members: The Cultural Arts Council is short the required members to qualify for granting state funds for local arts — August 17, 2022
  • Meals seek wheels – Mondays: Volunteer drivers needed (regular commitment or as a backup) — August 17, 2022
  • More for Teens at the Library: Trivia, Arts, Crafts, Foldscopes, and Open Lab events for teens this month — August 16, 2022
  • Where can you raise your voice (this year)?: Community Choruses are getting ready for a new season of rehearsals — August 15, 2022
  • Clarification on Transfer Station stickers for seniors: DPW clarifies that seniors who rent can also get free stickers — August 12, 2022
  • NSBORO offering Grief Counseling: In the wake of Kim Tolander’s death, the public schools are offering grief counseling on Friday — August 11, 2022
  • Obituary: Ray “Skip” Greene HulingAugust 11, 2022
  • Park Central comments extended: Comments on the 40B can be submitted by Sept 12th for inclusion in a letter to MassHousing — August 10, 2022
  • Join a “Monarch Migratory Meander”: Pre-register for a “family-friendly hike” — August 10, 2022
  • Get your ’23 Transfer Station Stickers: DPW clarifies that seniors who rent can also get free stickers — August 10, 2022
  • Art on the Trails Update: News on Best-in-Show and art-inspired poetry — August 10, 2022
  • No Parking on Sidewalks: In response to complaints, Southborough Police are now warning about parking on sidewalks (and ticketing/towing if necessary) — August 9, 2022
  • Seeking a volunteer with UXR skills: The Town is seeking someone to volunteer several hours per month to help improve tech — August 9, 2022
  • Southborough lottery winner: Resident wins big from scratch ticket purchased in town — August 9, 2022
  • Select Board to discuss truck exclusions: Board to hear findings from commissioned study of Heavy Vehicle traffic in town — August 8, 2022
  • Obituary: Kim Hibbard Tolander: A funeral will be held on Thursday; a fundraiser has been set up to help support her son — August 8, 2022
  • Following up on Friday’s house fire and storm: Rounding up the details and coverage of storm damage, the destroyed home, and the injured firefighters — August 6, 2022
  • Obituary: Karen JohansenAugust 3, 2022
  • Town preparing to comment on new Park Central 40B: Public comment to MassHousing must be in by August 22nd (Sooner if you want to comment through a Town board) — August 2, 2022
  • Youth collecting funds for cancerAugust 2, 2022
  • Sign up for Algonquin Pre-K: Registration is open this fall, but it will follow a different schedule — August 2, 2022
  • Senior league recruiting pool players: The Senior Center is seeking players interested in joining the billiards team this fall — August 1, 2022
  • Volunteer for Youth Commission: The Commission supporting Southborough Youth & Family Services is seeking to fill a vacancy — August 1, 2022
  • Weigh in on roads and sidewalks to be fixed: Capital Planning invites residents to provide input before decisions are made on what roads to prioritize for an upcoming contract — July 29, 2022
  • Trees Update: Urban Forest Management presentation; Joint hearing on 105 tree removals; Planning seeking vegetation and hazardous tree management plans from NGrid — July 29, 2022
  • Teen artist drops new single: Padma’s new original single and video represent a different sound than she promoted in 2021 — July 29, 2022
  • Park Central filed for new 40B project: Proposal for 200 unit residential project with access to Flagg Road and Blackthorn Drive — July 28, 2022
  • SHS to buy Fayville Hall with funds from Declaration of Independence sale: Southborough Historical Museum would be relocated from Flagg School to a restored village hall — July 27, 2022
  • CPA applications due August 26: The window to apply for Community Preservation Act funding in 2023 closes next month — July 26, 2022
  • Walk through stories around town: Where to find StoryWalk displays around town — July 25, 2022
  • Obituary: Leo F. Bartolini, Jr, 72July 25, 2022

*Google discontinued its feedburner email service. The last email to go out was on July 24th. (Even before that, it had become sporadic in format and frequency.)

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