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.
- Visit Southborough’s town government website here.
- Visit Southborough’s public schools (K-8) website here.
- Visit Southborough’s high school (Algonquin Regional High School, shared with Northborough) here.
August 27th, 2013
Southborough – David Arthur Perkins Jr, 41, of Southborough, died Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013. He graduated from Stockbridge Agricultural School at UMass, Amherst, as a certified arborist. He loved his job at Comcast where he worked as a maintenance tech for many years. He also enjoyed gardening and yard work. He is survived by his [...]
August 25th, 2013
Southborough – The 10th anniversary of Southborough Summer Nights was celebrated Aug. 24 on the grounds of Neary Elementary School. In addition to the popular Bubble Romp manned by the Southborough Fire Department, the evening of family fun featured inflatable amusements, pony and horse rides, a magic show, live musical entertainment, a food court and [...]
August 22nd, 2013
Southborough – Dorothy E. (Manning) Stossel, 89, of Southborough, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013 at Beaumont Skilled Nursing and Rehab Center in Westborough after a period of declining health. She was the wife of the late Stephen Stossel, who died in 1993. Dottie was a graduate of Westborough High School and worked for the [...]
August 21st, 2013
Southborough Friday, Aug. 9 12:08 p.m. Officers assisted a Southville Road resident with a domestic issue. 12:37 p.m. Officers investigated a two car, motor vehicle accident on Cordaville Road. No injuries were reported from the scene of the accident. 12:56 p.m. Officers investigated a one car, motor vehicle accident on Pine Hill Road. No injuries [...]
August 20th, 2013
Tuesday, Aug 13 *** TUE 08/13/2013 EMS CALL,EXCLUDE VEH ACC W/INJ 03:01 * LEDGE HILL RD SOH *** UNIT(S) *** A28 SOH F FF RICE FF PARKINSON C30 SOH F FF NAVAROLI *** TUE 08/13/2013 COMMERCIAL INSPECTION 10:00 * BOSTON RD SOH *** UNIT(S) *** C27 SOH F LT ASPESI *** TUE 08/13/2013 [...]
August 19th, 2013
Southborough – William S. Titus, formerly of Butler, Penn., passed away Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, at age 87, surrounded by his family. Bill was born May 14, 1926 to the late Mary (Headland) and Frank C. Titus of Butler, Penn. He graduated from Butler High School and, after returning from the military, attended Grove City [...]
August 16th, 2013
Southborough – Southborough Recreation will hold its 10th annual Southborough Summer Nights, Saturday, Aug. 24, at 5 p.m. at Neary Field, Margaret Neary School, 53 Parkerville Road. The event features fireworks at dusk and live music by Better Her Than Me. Rain date Sunday, Aug. 25. For more information, visit www.southboroughrecreation.com.
August 14th, 2013
Southborough Friday, Aug. 2 1:40 a.m. An officer responded to the area of Southville Road to investigate a report of a car alarm sounding in the area. The responding officer reported back negative findings. 3:00 a.m. Officers returned to the same area on Southville Road to investigate another report of a car alarm sounding. The [...]
August 13th, 2013
Southborough – Eimer Daily (center) with her nieces (l to r) Ciara O’Sullivan, 3, and her sister, Niamh, 5, laugh at the antics of Big Ryan the Storyteller, making a return appearance Aug. 8 at the Southborough Public Library. The program of silly stories was sponsored by the Friends of the Southborough Library. Photo/Ed Karvoski [...]
August 13th, 2013
Tuesday, Aug. 6 *** TUE 08/06/2013 SMOKE DET. ACT.-NO FIRE, UNINT 04:32 * CORDAVILLE RD SOH *** UNIT(S) *** E22 SOH F LT DANO FF NEAL *** TUE 08/06/2013 EMS CALL,EXCLUDE VEH ACC W/INJ 09:46 * GLEN CT SOH *** UNIT(S) *** A28 SOH F FF DELARDA FF AMENDOLA E22 SOH F CAPTAIN SADOWSK [...]