June 25th, 2015
Southborough – Southborough Firefighter Travis L. Pacific was one of 21 local firefighters to graduate from the Massachusetts Firefighting Academy June 19. State Fire Marshal Stephen D. Coan and Academy Director George D. Kramlinger announced the graduation of the 229th class of the academy’s 45-day Career Recruit Firefighting Training Program at the Department of Fire [...]
June 23rd, 2015
Southborough – For Kristen Theve and David Finneran, two fourth-grade teachers at Margaret A. Neary Elementary School, the 50 States Postcard Pal Celebration June 18 was the perfect way to wrap up a year-long educational program. At the event, students sampled foods from each region, watched an official music video titled “Tour the States” and created a color-coded map of the United States.
June 18th, 2015
Southborough – “Southborough in the ‘70s: From Cows to Computers,” is now available for residents to view on Southborough Media Access (SAM) and Youtube. The presentation is by Southborough resident Donna McDaniel, a WATCH journalist, author, and historian.
June 12th, 2015
Ocala, Fla. – Rita Mary (Pellerin) Pettibone, 99, of Ocala, Fla., and a former longtime resident of Southborough, passed away peacefully Wednesday, June 10, 2015. She was the devoted wife of the late Loren “Bud” Pettibone, who died in 2009. Born in Bennington, Vt., she was the daughter of the late George and Grace Mary (Couture) [...]
June 11th, 2015
Southborough – For the last 30 years, Rick Meisenheimer has owned a full-service auto body and mechanic shop, All Car Care, located at 77 School St. Every day Meisenheimer and his team work on a variety of vehicles, new and old, domestic and foreign, whether they need general maintenance or collision repair and restorations if they have been in an accident.
June 11th, 2015
Shrewsbury – The number 4 seed Algonquin Regional High School Tomahawks softball team was defeated by the number 1 seed Wachusett Regional High School Mountaineers by a score of 5-0 in a MIAA Central Division 1 semi-final playoff game. The game was played on June 10 at Shrewsbury High School.
June 8th, 2015
Northborough/Southborough – Diplomas were presented to 346 graduates of the class of 2015 at a ceremony June 7 at Algonquin Regional High School (ARHS).
Speakers included Superintendent Christine Johnson; ARHS Principal Thomas Mead; Brian Mawson and Andrew McGowan, ARHS health and physical education teachers; Emily Lowe, class president; and essayist Paul Nardone. Instrumental music was provided by the Algonquin Regional Symphonic Band directed by Eric Vincent.
June 3rd, 2015
Southborough – Local author Kirk Westphal has drawn upon seven years of coaching experience with Southborough Little League to write some of the inspirational sports stories in his book “No Ordinary Game: Miraculous Moments in Backyards and Sandlots.” He accepted an invitation to read and sign copies of the book Tuesday, June 16, at 7 p.m. at the Southborough Library.
June 3rd, 2015
Southborough Friday, May 22 12:13 a.m. An officer on patrol checked on a male party sleeping in his vehicle in front of a Turnpike Road business. The motorist was reportedly taking a break from a long commute. 8:11 a.m. An officer took a larceny report of a stolen crosswalk sign in front of Fay School [...]
June 2nd, 2015
Southborough – A Southborough second-grader had the experience of a lifetime May 15 when she met Mass. Governor Charles Baker at the Statehouse. Shayna Rose, 8, a student at Albert S. Woodward Memorial Elementary School, had arranged to interview the governor for the school newspaper which she created several months ago.