Monday, November 26, 2012
Welcome back to the real world.
1. Students in grades 3 and 4 meet for the book club at the Northborough Free Library today to discuss books focusing on historical fiction. Talk about the books, and enjoy a snack with other readers. 2. The town offices were closed on Thanksgiving day and Friday, and of course through the weekend, but are back open for business today, should you need to take care of anything. 3. Our Deck the Halls decorating contest starts today, folks. And the prize is no small potatoes. Think you've got what it takes to win? Well, it's easy to enter. 4. The Northborough Senior Center starts up its week that includes a schedule of strength training, the harmonica club, pitch, pool, a "Food for Life" program and the lunchtime bistro. 5. This week's photo…
Monday, April 23, 2012
Town Meeting! You going to be there? Read through the warrant articles and be prepared.
Our morning column, 5 Things You Need to Know, provides you with information that can help you plan your day and give you some fodder for water cooler conversations. 1. Make a difference. Get involved. Vote on the important issues of your town. Northborough's Annual Town Meeting is tonight at Algonquin Regional High School starting at 7:30 p.m. Additional information, including the warrant and proposed budget documents may be found here. 2. Dr. Karen E. Moriarty with Donne Railsback, certified personal trainer, present Beyond Exercise to Total Health at Northboro Chiropractic Center. 3. The Grades 1 and 2 Book Group meets at the Northborough Library tonight. Talk about the books, how the books were chosen, and what the favorites are. 4. …
Wednesday, February 15, 2012
Happy Hump Day, all.
Our morning column, 5 Things You Need to Know, provides you with information that can help you plan your day and give you some fodder for water cooler conversations. 1. Today is the last day to register to vote to be eligible to vote in the Presidential Massachusetts Primary to take place on March 6. The Town Clerk's office will be open until 8 p.m. this evening to accomodate. Be sure you are registered to vote. 2. It's easy to get a good photo with today's digital cameras, but there's an art to taking a great shot. Join Jeffrey Baker from the Worcester Art Museum for a class on digital photography today at the Northborough Free Library. 3. The Senior Book Club talks about Where the Heart Is by Billie Letts this afternoon at the Senior …
Friday, January 13, 2012
Look out. It's Friday the 13th.
Our morning column, 5 Things You Need to Know, provides you with information that can help you plan your day and give you some fodder for water cooler conversations. 1. For you superstitious folks who mark such things, it is indeed Friday the 13th (as if you didn't know). According to Wikipedia, "One theory states that it is a modern amalgamation of two older superstitions: that thirteen is an unlucky number and that Friday is an unlucky day." 2. We really want to know: who's got the best flapjacks in town? It takes a second to vote, and we're asking you to do so. 3. The Crow Hop Blues Band is making its Celtic Tavern debut tonight. 4. Fuzion, on the other hand, is rocking through dance hits of the '80s and '90s with a couple of sets at JJ…
Friday, October 14, 2011
Happy Friday. Northborough Patch is here to tell you five things you might like to know today.
Our morning column, 5 Things You Need to Know, provides you with information that can help you plan your day and give you some fodder for water cooler conversations. 1. The Friday Morning Book Group meets at the Northborough Free Library to discuss Provenance: How a Con Man and a Forger Rewrote the History of Modern Art by Laney Salisbury and Aly Sujo. 2. The Unitarian Universalist Young Adults (UUYA) group gets together at the home of one of the members? Interested in joining? Information is on the church's website. 3. No Alibi rocks out the cover tunes at JJ's Sports Bar and Grille tonight. No cover. Good time. 4. In 1947, on this day, U.S. Air Force Captain Chuck Yeager becomes the first person to fly faster than the speed of sound. 5.…
Wednesday, July 20, 2011
Today's "5 Things" include two book discussions and a chance for kids to make "candy sushi."
1. Make "candy sushi" at this Asian food and fun event at the Northborough Free Library today. 2.The month's selection for the book club at the Northborough Senior Center is The Reliable Wife. Discuss it with the group at 1:30 p.m. 3. There's also a book discussion today over at the library, where folks are encouraged to stop in and talk about what they are reading this summer. 4. TOPS meets every week at Trinity Church. TOPS, which stands for Taking Off Pounds Sensibly, does just that — provides weekly support for those looking to meet weight loss goals, in a sensible fashion. 5. Kids sing it: weekly, JJ's hosts a kids karaoke, an open mic for the younger folks to give their musical talent a shot.
Monday, June 20, 2011
Here are five things on this Monday morning, from Northborough Patch.
1. This week, the book club at the Northborough Free Library is discussing Little Bee by Chris Cleave. 2. We're winding down to the last day of school (this Wednesday)? Are you ready? 3.The Northborough Chiropractic Center sponsors a "Weigh Less, Eat More" program today at 6:15 p.m. with Dr. Karen Moriarty and Tina Marian, RN. 4. Northborough Moms and Tots are still collecting donations for the tornado victims. Can you help? 5. Checkmate! The Chess Club meets tonight at 7 p.m. at the Northborough Free Library.