Thursday, October 11, 2012
The trash collection is delayed by a day and the Solomon Pond Mall wants to pamper you. Think you need to know more? We have three other nuggets of information waiting.
1. We know some of you are not fans of Columbus or the holiday in his name. Now it's personal. Columbus has reached from beyond the grave to delay your trash collection by a day due to Monday's holiday. 2. The Solomon Pond Mall will be hosting their Girl's Night Out tonight starting at 5 p.m. This is an opportunity for some extra pampering care of your local mall. 3. Keep an eye on your cereal folks because it may have metal mesh fragments. If any of your cereal has the words Kellog's, Frosted and Wheats on it you may want to click here. 4. The Marlborough Patch would like to publically welcome one of the newest bloggers to the site. Connie Mish has already written an entry on the fire department as well as some tips on balancing life. We …
Monday, October 8, 2012
Welcome to Columbus Day and the promise of Halloween; we have what you need to know today right here.
1. Today is Columbus Day. In addition to the closures that this brings, it also brings up a debate about how this country was formed even before it was a country. The Michigan Daily has both sides of the debate encapsulated in this article. 2. Keep an extra eye to the road for the next two days. Marlborough Public School students do not have classes again until Wednesday. 3. Did you catch the zany Craigslist offerings that we gathered together for your viewing yesterday? Click through and see what you missed. 4. Are you excited for Halloween? Well set aside some time on the evening of October 26 to take in the Horribles Parade and Trick Or Treating on Main Street. 5. Not in the mood for Halloween yet? Take a gander at this gallery of last …
Friday, October 5, 2012
Columbus Day closings are listed below.
For most of us, life goes on normally on Columbus Day, but there will be a number of closings this holiday. The following will be closed: The following will be open: The MetroWest Regional Transit Authority will be running their buses on a normal schedule. Remember, the Marlborough School District has a teacher workshop day on Tuesday so students get an additional day off.
Thursday, October 4, 2012
From planning out your especially long weekend to Brookview Village numbers; we have what you need today right here.
1. Planning for next week? Remember that while Marlborough schools get Columbus Day off, there is a teacher workshop day the next day so students will have Tuesday off as well. 2. The School Committee will review three proposals from companies that specialize in helping districts to hire superintendents next week. This is one of the first steps towards selecting a permanent superintendent. The company could be chosen at Tuesday's meeting. 3. The number of units at the "Brookview Village" proposed 40B project has been cut down to 225. This would still ensure Marlborough meets the 10 percent affordable housing requirements until 2029, according to developers. 4. Two Southborough teens have been arrested on charges of posessing marijuana with…
Wednesday, October 3, 2012
From a weekend benefit that hit the mark to an investigation of the smell of natural gas; we have everything you need to know for the day right here.
1. The benefit for Donna and Bobby Peltak hit the mark on Sunday with roughly 800 people attending throughout the day. There were 125 baskets either donated or made by the wonderful friend's and community. According to organizers things really took off once the sun decided to shine. 2. Did you see flashing lights on Lincoln Street last night? Maybe you were among the cars who was delayed by as much as thirty seconds. The fire department was standing by while police directed traffic and the smell of natural gas was investigated. 3. A weekend underage sex sting nabbed two Marlborough men in Northborough. 4. Need a fun activity for a child between the ages of 11 to 15? The Post Road Arts Center will be giving free acrylic painting lessons …