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The start of classes at Algonquin Regional High School has been delayed by 40 minutes for the new school year. Photo/Dakota Antelman

ARHS school day will start later this year

By Laura Hayes, Senior Community Reporter NORTHBOROUGH/SOUTHBOROUGH — When Algonquin Regional High School (ARHS) students start the year tomorrow they will start the school day...
Police officer: Luke Soccorso has been appointed as a full-time probationary police officer for the Southborough Police Department. Photo/Courtesy Southborough Police Department

Luke Soccorso appointed as full-time Southborough police officer

By Susan Gonsalves, Contributing Writer SOUTHBOROUGH – Luke Soccorso was appointed a full-time probationary police officer effective Aug. 19 following a Board of Selectmen’s vote...
A scoreboard bearing the now retired “Tomahawk” name towers over an Algonquin ballfield. (Photo/Dakota Antelman)

Committee hears options for new Algonquin mascot

By Laura Hayes, Senior Community Reporter NORTHBOROUGH/SOUTHBOROUGH — From the Eagles to the Coyotes, a committee recently heard several options for a new Algonquin Regional...
The Southborough Town House is located on Common Street. Photo/Laura Hayes

Southborough to require masks in public buildings during September

By Susan Gonsalves, Contributing Writer SOUTHBOROUGH – Masks will be required in Southborough public buildings at least through the end of September following a 3-2...
The Southborough Police Station is located on Cordaville Road. Photo/Laura Hayes

Southborough to consider regional public safety dispatch services

By Susan Gonsalves, Contributing Writer SOUTHBOROUGH – Selectmen recently advised Town Administrator Mark Purple to work with Southborough’s police and fire chiefs to gather more...

St. Mark’s hockey trio brought Stanley Cups and gold medals to region

By Nick Abramo, Sports Columnist SOUTHBOROUGH/HUDSON - A chance conversation at a Hudson bar in the early 1970s led a dad to start his young...

Southborough police log, Aug. 20 edition

Southborough Wednesday, Aug. 4 12:01 a.m. Ledge Hill Rd. Suspicious activity. 12:28 a.m. Marlboro/Sears Rds. Suspicious activity. 4:56 a.m. Newton St. Suspicious activity. 6:19 a.m. Framingham Rd./East Main St....
The Southborough Board of Selectmen recently discussed a number of goals for the 2022 fiscal year, including addressing a large amount of old town records crowding the Town Hall basement.

Southborough Selectmen discuss FY2022 goals

Vice Chair suggests changing board’s name By Susan Gonsalves, Contributing Writer SOUTHBOROUGH – American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds, a possible community center, a history walking...
Trucks line up for a previous running of the Wednesday Food Truck Festival in Southborough. This year’s festival will run weekly until 6:30 p.m. instead of 7:30 p.m. as it has in some past years.

Food truck festival returns to Southborough

SOUTHBOROUGH — A tasty event will be returning to Southborough starting Sept. 15. The Wednesday Food Truck Festival is back and will run every Wednesday...

Southborough police log, Aug. 13 edition

Southborough Friday, July 23 1:06 a.m. Turnpike Rd. Motor vehicle stop. 1:18 a.m. Turnpike Rd. Motor vehicle stop. 12:56 p.m. Park central Dr. Suspicious activity. 5:08 p.m. Southville/Parkerville Rds....