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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Southborough’s Art on the Trails finishes successful season

October 19th, 2017

Southborough – Southborough’s “Art On the Trails: Finding Solace in the Woods,” has been a resounding success. Southborough artist Catherine M. Weber, a force behind the exhibit, commented, “This four-month exhibition of site-specific art at Beal’s Preserve has attracted hundreds of people, many who would otherwise not have known about this precious local resource.”

Breast cancer survivor commits to find the cause

October 18th, 2017

Southborough – Two-time breast cancer survivor Dru Lindgren of Southborough is committed to finding what causes the disease. She serves as assistant executive director of the Find the Cause Breast Cancer Foundation, formerly known as Art beCAUSE. While the name recently changed, its mission continues to fund scientific research on the environmental causes of breast cancer and educate the public on prevention.

Leominster man arrrested for alleged Southborough break-ins

October 18th, 2017

Southborough –  Police Chief Kenneth M. Paulhus released this statement today: In early September of 2017, Southborough Police Officers responded to two past Breaking and Entering calls on Flagg Road, and one on General Henry Knox Road.  After examining the events and circumstances of all three incidents, Lieutenant Sean James was able to develop a […]

Southborough police log, Oct. 20 edition

October 18th, 2017

Southborough Thursday, Oct. 5 6:56 a.m. Officers assisted a disabled motorist on Turnpike Road. 9:21 a.m. A medical was reported at the Mary Finn School on Richards Road. 9:45 a.m. An officer provided a funeral escort through Main Street and Boston Road. 1:09 p.m. Officers investigated a burglar alarm at a William Onthank Lane residence. […]

Preservation work continues on Southborough’s historic Burnett-Garfield House

October 11th, 2017

Southborough – Since the approval of a $970,000 preservation restriction on the Burnett-Garfield House in April 2016, crews have been working on the 84 Main St. estate, preserving it to its original 19th-century splendor. Owner Jon Delli Priscoli plans to transform the main house into a boutique bed and breakfast and restore the original St. Mark’s chapel, which he hopes to use for weddings and other services in the future.

Southborough outshines wet, hot Heritage Day

October 11th, 2017

Southborough – Despite unseasonable humidity and intermittent rain showers Oct. 9, the center of Southborough bustled with activities for the 44th annual Heritage Day Celebration organized by Southborough Recreation.

T-Hawk nation welcomes new principal 

October 10th, 2017

Northborough/Southborough – Sara Pragluski Walsh, Ed.D., feels fortunate to wake up every morning and to go to work in a field that she truly loves. Walsh is the new principal of Algonquin Regional High School (ARHS) and has been learning all about T-Hawk nation since she officially started July 1.

Southborough police log, Oct. 6 edition

October 4th, 2017

Southborough Thursday, Sept. 14 6:07 a.m. A medical was reported at a Summit Road residence. 8:06 a.m. Officers investigated a burglar alarm at a Joslin Lane residence. 10:21 a.m. Officers investigated an abandoned 911 call from a Crystal Pond Road business. 10:28 a.m. Officers investigated a panic alarm at the St. Mark’s School on Marlboro […]

Marion Carloni, 82, of Southborough

October 2nd, 2017

Southborough – Marion Rose (Jusseaume) Carloni, 82, formerly of Southborough, passed away Friday, Sept. 29, 2017 at Marlborough Hospital. She was the wife of the late Rudolph Carloni, who died in 2001. She is survived by her children, Raymond Carloni and his wife Lisa of Upton, Tina Devincent of Southborough, and Nadine Harrington and her […]

BNI chapter launching in Southborough

September 29th, 2017

Southborough – If you or someone you know is in a business that benefits from referrals and building business relationships, a launch chapter of Business Networking International (BNI) is forming in Southborough. An introductory meeting will be held Wednesday, Oct. 4, at 7 a.m. in the Community House, 28 Main St., Southborough. Although encouraged, it […]

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