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Southborough debates future of historic Doc Stone House

Southborough’s historic “Doc Stone House” at 42 Main Street may soon face demolition under a demolition proposal from the Fay School.

UPDATE: Region pays respects at Southborough firefighter’s wake, funeral

First responders from across the region paid respects to Southborough Firefighter Lisa Thompson on Thursday in Medway.
Doris A. Heath

Doris A. Heath, 86, of Northborough and Southborough

Doris A. (Day) Heath, aged 86 years, passed away on Monday, May 2, 2022. She was the beloved wife of 23 years to Gerald “ Jerry” E. Heath until his own passing in 2010.

Southborough mourns death of firefighter

Condolences have continued to pour in for the family of Lisa Thompson, 38, a Southborough firefighter who passed away suddenly late last week.
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Southborough municipal election candidate statements

SOUTHBOROUGH – Southborough voters will head to the polls next month with a series of choices to make. There will be contested races for seats...

Southborough police log, May 6 edition

Southborough Tuesday, April 19 5:51 a.m. East Main St. Tree/limb down in roadway. 6:23 a.m. Woodland/Richards Rds. Tree/limb down in roadway. 11:47 a.m. Boston Rd./Meadow Ln. Motor vehicle...
Lisa Thompson

Lisa Thompson, 38, Southborough Firefighter

Lisa (Moulton) Thompson, 38, of Medway died suddenly at her home from an unsuspected medical condition on Friday, April 29, 2022. She was the beloved wife of Craig Thompson since 2014 and the devoted mother of Dylan James and Bentley George Thompson.

High school scoreboard: Early power rankings bring good news for area teams

REGION - The release of the MIAA's first round of spring power rankings brought good news for a number of area teams this past...
Charles F. Harrison

Charles F. Harrison, 86, formerly of Southborough

Charles F. Harrison, 86, of Bellingham and formerly of VT and Southborough, passed away on Wednesday evening, April 27, 2022, as a result of an illness at Milford Regional Medical Center. He was the beloved husband of Barbara (Borelli) Harrison for the past 65 years.

Algonquin girls rugby falls to Lincoln-Sudbury

The Algonquin girls rugby team took the field on Friday for their second match of the year, ultimately falling to Lincoln Sudbury.
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Pamela A. Laino, 64, formerly of Southborough

Pamela A. Laino, 64, passed away on April 25, 2022 in UMASS Memorial Medical Center University Campus after an illness.

Southborough’s Jonathan Hostage announces campaign for new state representative seat

Jonathan Hostage is a new candidate in the race to represent the new 19th Worcester House district in the State Legislature. 

One person hospitalized following three-car crash in Southborough

One person was hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries after a three-car crash in Southborough on Thursday morning.

Southborough police log, April 29 edition

Southborough Monday, April 11 12:13 a.m. Marlboro/Ledge Hill Rds. Vandalism. 1:57 a.m. Central St. Motor vehicle stop. 6:10 a.m. Southville Rd./Valade Ct. Motor vehicle stop. 1:53 p.m. Lyman St....

High school scoreboard: Shrewsbury baseball, Hudson softball win early-season tournaments

The spring sports season rumbled onward last week, with teams playing through their April Break schedules.
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UPDATE: Southborough marks Earth Day with Planet Palooza celebrations 

Southborough is moving forward with the final events of its multi-week Planet Palooza celebration to mark Earth Day.

Westborough, Southborough firefighters respond to ‘small woods fire’ near town line

Local fire crews were on scene near the Westborough/Southborough town line on Friday afternoon, beating back a "small woods fire."

Southborough police log, April 22 edition

Southborough Wednesday, April 6 1:19 a.m. Turnpike/Crystal Pond Rds. Motor vehicle stop. 1:50 a.m. Turnpike/Breakneck Hill Rds. Motor vehicle stop. 11:23 a.m. Crystal Pond Rd. Traffic light inoperable. 6:03...

Area residents complete Boston Marathon

The Boston Athletic Association (BAA) has released preliminary race results for this year's Boston Marathon. 

Boston Marathon underway with dozens of area runners competing

The Boston Marathon got underway this morning, with more than 60 local registrants set to cross the starting line in Hopkinton.