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Ryan Newell named Southborough Police Chief

Ryan Newell, who served as acting chief, has been appointed chief of the Southborough Police Department by the Select Board on Aug. 30.

Southborough’s art on the trails

Southborough - If a tree falls in the woods and no one hears it, does it make a sound? If art is installed in the woods, does it make an impact? The organizers of Southborough’s “Finding Solace in the Woods” believe that the answer is yes.

The C.A. picture of the day

Seeking Santa in Southborough Southborough - Owen Hart, 6, (r ) doesn's mind posing for a quick picture but his brother Henry, 4, ( l)...

Encompass coalition talks youth substance use

Encompass is a coalition that has representation from the schools, health departments, youth and family services and treatment providers.

Local retailer, candidates weigh in on Question 3

Voters will have an opportunity to weigh in on Question 3 that would expand the availability of licenses for the sale of alcoholic beverages.

Dancing to the stars

Southborough - Dan Radler makes it all sound so easy. A native and resident of Southborough, Radler is a professional ballroom dancer who has won countless national and international awards, thanks to his skill on the dance floor.

Southborough Rotary club to sponsor Talent Show

Southborough - The Southborough Rotary Club is looking for talented performers Grades 5-Adults to participate in the 13th Annual Talent Show, to be held...

St. Anne Church in Southborough hosts blood drive Jan. 13

Southborough - St. Anne Church will be hosting an American Red Cross blood drive Friday, Jan. 13. The blood drive is open to the...

Southborough Open Land Foundation invites community to “Turtle's New Home” performance

Southborough – The Southborough Open Land Foundation (SOLF) is inviting the community to a celebration performance of "Turtle's New Home" Sunday, Oct. 16. The...

Southborough Access Media documents veterans’ stories

Southborough – Local cable television station Southborough Access Media (SAM) is set to air its most ambitious video project since forming as a nonprofit programming organization. An approximately 30-minute documentary titled “Southborough Veterans: Local Life Lessons” features interviews with nine military veterans conducted by its producer Terry Newman.

Southborough’s Main Street reconstruction plans on display before Town Meeting

Southborough - The Southborough Main Street Reconstruction conceptual plans are currently on display at the town’s public library. Karen Galligan, Southborough’s superintendent of Public Works, and Library Director Ryan Donovan are encouraging town residents to stop by and review the plans prior to a Special Town Meeting Tuesday, Oct. 4, at 7 p.m. at the Brent E. Trottier Middle School.

Police instruct self-defense at senior center

Southborough - Officer Kevin Landry helps Laura Chalifoux learn the high hammer fist during a free self-defense program offered April 3 and 10 by...

Southborough Cultural Arts Council to host meeting Sept. 19

Southborough – The Southborough Cultural Arts Council (SCAC) must have five members in order to receive funding from the Massachusetts Cultural Council. Several longtime...

Notable names in Southborough’s history

Southborough - The stories of those who have shaped Southborough may best be told by remembering families important in the community for several generations. Some were by necessity farmers for as many as two centuries; others - “gentlemen farmers” - have given the town some distinctive features through contributions of their time and their wealth. Whatever their circumstances, they are the people who have made Southborough what it is today.

Douglas J. Paterson, 57, of Southborough

Southborough - Douglas J. Paterson, 57, of Southborough, passed away Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017 at UMass Medical Center University Campus in Worcester. Born in Pompton...
Eleanor O’Rourke

Eleanor O’Rourke, 84, of Westborough, formerly of Southborough

Westborough - Eleanor ‘Ellie’ (Jenkins) O’Rourke, 84, of Westborough, and a former longtime Southborough resident, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, January 15, 2020. She...
Algonquin Regional High School Photo/Dakota Antelman

Algonquin student earns National Merit Scholarship

Two local high school seniors were among 840 from around the country to earn a National Merit Scholarship.
Neary Elementary School students pose to form the letters of the word “Hello” Photo/Melanie Petrucci

It all begins with ‘HELLO’… Neary School students greet the new school year with...

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Southborough - Students and faculty of the Margaret A. Neary Elementary School gathered on a hill on the school...

Stephen Coldwell, 75, of Southborough

Southborough - Stephen Owen Coldwell, 75, a resident of Southborough since 1967, died at home Friday, March 13, 2015, with his family, following a...
Rita J. Robinson

Rita J. Robinson, 86, formerly of Southborough

Southborough - Rita J. Robinson, 86, of Framingham, formerly of Southborough, passed away on Tuesday, January 11, 2022. She was the wife of the...