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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Twin sisters ‘Give Back with a Snack’ to help the hungry

June 21st, 2017

Southborough – Twin sisters Sia and Simi Gandhi are on a mission to help solve the problem of hunger with a program that they recently implemented in the Margaret A. Neary School called “Give Back with a Snack.”

Both 11-year-olds are sensitive to those in their community and beyond that don’t have enough to eat. Their hope is to have the fourth-graders continue the program at the school once they enter the middle school. They would love to introduce it there as well.

Southborough man graduates from the Coast Guard Academy

June 15th, 2017

Scott receives commission from President Trump Southborough – Frederick M. Scott V (Rick) graduated from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy on May 17 with a Bachelor of Science degree in government with a concentration in public policy and law, and a commission as an ensign in the United States Coast Guard. Scott is now assigned to […]

Southborough Library to host ‘We Honor Veterans’ program

June 14th, 2017

Southborough – Three evening sessions of a program known as We Honor Veterans will be presented this summer at the Southborough Library. This program of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization and Veterans Administration is designed to meet the unique needs of terminally-ill military veterans.

Algonquin Tri-M hosts open mic fundraiser with new twists

June 14th, 2017

Northborough/Southborough – On May 11, the Algonquin Regional High School chapter of the Tri-M Music Honor Society presented 19 acts featuring vocalists and musicians in its eighth annual Open Mic Night with some new twists.

Girl Scouts event to make blankets for homeless children June 17

June 11th, 2017

Southborough – Girl Scout Troop 89255 will hold a town-wide community service event for Girl Scouts to make blankets for children in a women and children’s shelter, ending in a create-your-own sundae party. The event will be held Saturday, June 17, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Saint Mark’s Parish Hall, 27 Main St., […]

Project Unify brings Trottier students together

June 10th, 2017

Southborough – Project Unify was founded last year at the P. Brent Trottier Middle School and has already made a huge impact with club members, students in the Transitional Learning Center (TLC), the Assabet Valley Collaborative, and faculty.

Danvers man charged in alleged Southborough fitness club theft

June 9th, 2017

Southborough – Police Chief Kenneth Paulhus released this statement this morning: On June 6,  the Southborough Police Department’s Detective Unit was able work with the owner of Pennant CrossFit to develop information leading to a suspect in the recent Breaking and Entering/Larceny of a Concept 2 Rower at the business on June 5. Working with […]

Southborough awarded Green Communities grant

June 7th, 2017

To the Editor: On March 30, Judith Judson, commissioner of the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources, presented the Town of Southborough with a Green Communities grant of $142,865.  In 2016 Southborough applied for and received recognition as a Green Community by the State of Massachusetts, making Southborough eligible for this grant.  As of 2017, 185 […]

Southborough police log, June 9 edition

June 7th, 2017

Southborough Thursday, May 11 12:35 a.m. Arrested, Jose Guevara of Harmon Ave, Austin, Texas. Mr. Guevara was charged with OUI Alcohol (2nd offense); Leaving the Scene of Property Damage; Negligent Operation of a Motor Vehicle; and Possession of an Open Container of Alcohol in a MV. 1:16 a.m. Officers assisted a disabled motorist on Turnpike […]

Southborough Police seek suspect in gym theft

June 6th, 2017

Southborough – Police Chief Kenneth Paulhus released this statement yesterday afternoon – The Southborough Police Department is looking for any information regarding a Breaking and Entering that occurred at Pennant CrossFit, located on 12 Southville Road, at 3:47 A.M. on June 5, 2017. A Concept 2 Model E Rowing Machine was taken from the building […]

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