Southborough is approximately 15.7 square miles and as of 2010, had a population of 9,767. It is part of Worcester County and its form of government is Open Town Meeting. The town’s administration is comprised of a Town Administrator and an elected Board of Selectmen. First a part of Marlborough, Southborough was settled in 1660 and then formally incorporated as its own town in 1727. It was formerly a farming and then a light industrial town. Although it is now primarily considered a bedroom community, it does have some businesses, especially along Route 9.

It shares a public high school with Northborough and is also home to two private schools, St. Mark’s School and the Fay School.

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Local performer returns to Connecticut Renaissance Faire

September 20th, 2017

Marlborough/Southborough – Dave Morrow of Marlborough is a former Southborough resident transplanted from Brookfield, Conn., who is now commuting weekends back to his home state. He’s performing a six-weekend run at the 19th annual Connecticut Renaissance Faire (CRF) on Saturdays and Sundays, as well as Columbus Day, Monday, Oct. 9.

Two Southborough Scouts earn Silver Award

September 18th, 2017

Southborough – Avery Barnes and Raiya Sehgal-Sealey from Girl Scout Troop 72780 of Southborough have earned their Silver Award. The Silver Award is the second highest award of the Girl Scouts of America, and the highest award that a Girl Scout Cadette can earn. 

Southborough Cultural Arts Council to host meeting Sept. 19

September 18th, 2017

Southborough – The Southborough Cultural Arts Council (SCAC) must have five members in order to receive funding from the Massachusetts Cultural Council. Several longtime members have terms that expire at the end of this year. Whether you’re an artist, a fan of art, a singer, or a fan of singers, this will be a rewarding […]

Lena A. Carloni, 96, of Southborough

September 18th, 2017

Southborough – Lena A. Carloni, 96, a lifelong resident of Southborough, died Friday, Sept. 15, 2017 at Marlborough Hospital after being stricken ill at home. Born in Italy, she was the daughter of the late Evaristo and Maria (Ciccolini) Carloni and came to the United States when she was 7 months to join her father […]

Southborough police log, Sept. 15 edition

September 13th, 2017

Southborough Friday, Sept. 1 8:06 a.m. A resident came into the police station to file a larceny report (stolen wallet). 11:11 a.m. An officer responded to Turnpike Road to remove a traffic hazard (traffic barrel) that was in the middle of the road. 1:35 p.m. A medical was reported at the St. Mark’s Golf Course […]

Firearms safety course Sept. 27

September 5th, 2017

Southborough – A home firearms safety class will be held Wednesday, Sept. 27, at the Southborough Senior Center, 9 Cordaville Road, from 6 to 10 p.m. Pre-registration is required. The course is for Southborough residents over 18. Forms are available at the Southborough Police Department, on their website, and Facebook page. There is no […]

Starting off on the right foot

August 31st, 2017

Southborough – Going back to school is always made a little bit sweeter when you get to show off your latest fashionable footwear, as several teens at one of the most popular spots in town, the Dunkin  Donuts at Southborough’s Town Center Mini mall, would attest. Photo/Chris Robbins

Southborough parents look to rebuild beloved playground

August 30th, 2017

By Alyssa Borelli, Contributing Writer Southborough – A group of Southborough parents are campaigning to close the funding gap on the replacement of the Harold E. Fay Memorial Park, also known as Fayville Park, after a windstorm demolished several areas of the playground, prompting the town to close the park last summer. Parents like Leslie […]

Dinner to benefit Southborough Community Fund Sept. 8

August 29th, 2017

Southborough – Celebrate Southborough at the Southborough Community Fund (SCF) Dinner Friday, Sept. 8, at 7 p.m. at St. Mark’s Church Hall, 27 Main St. Cocktails and catering provided by Peppers. Proceeds will benefit the SCF.

Fay School to hold farmers market Saturdays beginning Sept. 9

August 22nd, 2017

Southborough – Fay School Farmers Market will be held Saturdays, Sept. 9 to Oct. 28, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on the campus of Fay School, 23 Middle Road, Southborough. The market is open to all and will feature local produce, prepared food, and handmade goods from local vendors and Fay School faculty and staff.

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