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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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Fernando A. Baldelli, 98, of Southborough

July 17th, 2017

Southborough – Fernando A. “Nando” Baldelli, 98, a lifelong resident of Southborough and the last of his generation, died peacefully Thursday, July 13, 2017 after a fall. He was the husband of the late Irene (Bertonassi) Baldelli, who died July 14, 2006. Born in Southborough, he was the son of the late Eugene and Filomena […]

Local legislators secure funding in state budget for Southborough Public Safety Complex

July 16th, 2017

Southborough – On July 7, Representative Carolyn Dykema (D-Holliston) and Senator Jamie Eldridge (D-Acton) joined their colleagues in the state legislature in voting to approve the final version of the fiscal year (FY) 2018 state budget, a $40.2 billion spending package increasing spending on critical state programs including education, health care, substance abuse prevention and treatment, and public safety.

Application sought for police officer position in Southborough

July 16th, 2017

Southborough – The town of Southborough is currently accepting applications for the position of full-time police officer to be filled in fall of 2017.

Southborough veteran is dedicated to the armed services

July 13th, 2017

Southborough – Chris Robbins, who has lived in Southborough since 1979, believes that veterans should be celebrated every day, not just on Memorial Day.

Local legislators secure funding in state budget for Southborough Public Safety Complex

July 13th, 2017

Southborough – On July 7, Representative Carolyn Dykema (D-Holliston) and Senator Jamie Eldridge (D-Acton) joined their colleagues in the state legislature in voting to approve the final version of the FY18 state budget, a $40.2 billion spending package increasing spending on critical state programs including education, health care, substance abuse prevention and treatment, and public safety.

Paul Kentel, 49, of Southborough

July 12th, 2017

Southborough – Paul Bernard “Bernie” Kentel, 49, of Southborough, died Monday, July 10, 2017 at Marlborough Hospital after being stricken ill at home. Born in Marlborough, he was the son of Peter S. and June A. (Paskavitz) Kentel of Southborough. Paul was a 1986 graduate of  Assabet Valley Technical  School in Marlborough. He was a […]

ARHS grad plying craft in New England College Baseball League this summer

July 10th, 2017

Southborough – Southborough native Ryan Solomon could take time off from baseball in the summer if he wished, but he is not interested in doing that. Instead of taking a break from the baseball this summer, he is playing for the Mystic Schooners of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL).

Southborough scholarships awarded

July 7th, 2017

Southborough – The Southborough Scholarship awards ceremony took place May 18 at the Southborough Community House. After welcoming remarks by Southborough Scholarship President Ann Cave, congratulatory remarks were extended by Town Selectman Brian Shea.

Southborough baseball team caps perfect season with championship

July 7th, 2017

Southborough – The Southborough 15- and 16-year-old District 5 Babe Ruth Senior baseball team finished the spring season a perfect 16-0, defeating Sturbridge 7-3 in the championship final at Mooney Field in Southborough June 17.

Liolia J. Schipper, 84, of Southborough

July 5th, 2017

Southborough – Liolia J. “Lee” (Downey) Schipper, 84, of Southborough, died Thursday, June 29, 2017 at UMass Medical Center, Worcester. Born in Boston and raised in Dedham, she was the daughter of the late Radcliffe and Gertrude (Culverwell) Downey. She was the wife of the late John M. Schipper, who died in 2013. Liolia and […]

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