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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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.

Stephen W. Langley, 77, of Southborough

August 21st, 2017

Southborough – Stephen W. Langley, 77, of Southborough, died Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017 at his son’s home in Boylston, after a battle with cancer. He was the husband of Marie Therese (Lajeunesse) Langley for almost 50 years. Born in Framingham, he was the only son of the late Isreal W. and Evelyn (Frongillo) Langley. Steve […]

Northborough graduate to attend Ringling College of Art              

August 17th, 2017

Northborough/Southborough – Antonio Montilla is a recent graduate from the class of 2017 at Algonquin Regional High School. He demonstrated a great ability with creating illustrated drawings in school and then began branching out his skills into digital art during his junior year. Montilla’s artistic achievements in Algonquin have afforded him the opportunity to attend Ringling College of Art and Design in Florida where he will study computer animation.

Fitts Insurance offers multitudes of services for personal and business needs

August 15th, 2017

Southborough – Fitts Insurance was started in 1932 in Framingham, in a building built by the great-grandfather of the current president, Christopher Fitts. The firm moved to Southborough in 2015.

Southborough police log, Aug. 11 edition

August 9th, 2017

Southborough Wednesday, July 12 12:14 a.m. An officer responded with the Fire Department to investigate a fire alarm activation at a Boston Road residence. 12:32 a.m. An officer on patrol checked on a suspicious motor vehicle that was parked outside of a Turnpike Road business. The officer reported back that the vehicle and the operator […]

Group identifies need for a later school start time for Northborough-Southborough teens

August 8th, 2017

Northborough/Southborough – The feasibility of implementing a later start time for middle and high school has been the topic of discussion in Northborough-Southborough since 2014. Start School Later-MA (SSL-MA) Chapter Leader Mary Hamaker and the Start School Later Northborough-Southborough, MA Chapter Leader Michelle Brownlee are optimistic that the discussion will continue this year and changes be made for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Employee charged with alleged theft of copper cable in Southborough

August 3rd, 2017

Southborough – Southborough Police Chief Kenneth M. Paulhus released this statement this morning: On, 7/12/2017, at 9:04 a.m., the Southborough Police took a complaint of Larceny over $250.00 from IES Construction Company.  The location of the theft was a job site located at 28 Newton Street.  The missing item was reported to be a spool […]

Southborough officers and Framingham man injured in altercation

August 1st, 2017

Southborough – Police Chief Kenneth Paulhus released this statement today: On 7/28/2017, at 7:15 p.m., the Southborough Police Department responded to the Southborough Motor Lodge at 50 Turnpike Road for a Well Being call.  A family member reported that a 29 year old male from Framingham was having a psychological issue, and possibly off of […]

Jesse Barton, 25, of Southborough

July 26th, 2017

Southborough – Jesse Patrick Barton, 25, of Southborough, died Friday, July 21, 2017 at his home unexpectedly. He was the son of Patrick and Nancy (Kerner) Barton of Southborough. Jesse was a 2010 graduate of Algonquin Regional High School in Northborough and was a chef at Bullfinches in Sudbury and the Oregon Club in Ashland. […]

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