Saturday, January 28, 2012

Friday, January 27, 2012

Planning Board Vacancy

There is currently a vacancy on the Planning Board. If you are interested in serving, here is more information about the position.
Middleborough Planning Board Vacancy

Thursday, January 26, 2012

Heather Grosso, LICSW

Around the Bogs would like to welcome Heather Grosso, LICSW to our Middleborough Business Listings.

Heather Grosso is a licensed social worker specializing in individual, couples and family therapy, and maintaining a private practice here in Middleboro. 

As a graduate of Boston College Graduate School of Social Work, she has been working as a licensed social worker since 2006, specializing in therapy with adults and adolescents addressing issues around anxiety, mood, relationships, and life transitions.

Heather is an interactive, solution-focused therapist. Her therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. She integrates insight-oriented therapy with cognitive-behavioral interventions to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding, she works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.

Heather's practice is located at 331 West Grove Street in Middleboro and she can be reached at 508-965-6582.

Saturday, January 21, 2012

Music group offers free lecture on the music industry

On Monday, Jan. 30 at 7 p.m., Jared Hancock and Brendan Brady of Surefire Music Group will be offering a free lecture on the music industry and scouting local talent at The Alley Theatre, located on 133 Center St. in Middleboro center.

Visit to read more about this free event!

Monday, January 16, 2012

Save the Date - April 20, 2012

The Friends of the Middleborough Public Library have planned a fundraiser on April 20 when noted humorist Loretta LaRoche comes to Middleborough for a benefit show to be held at the Middleborough High School's Caron Auditorium. Ms. LaRoche has been entertaining audiences across the country with her special brand of humor and irreverent wit for more than 30 years.

This event is a major fundraiser, with all proceeds going toward the new parking lot. Tickets will be on sale soon at the Library. Preferred seating is $40 and general seating is $30. Friends members will receive a $5 discount.

Details will follow soon.

Friday, January 13, 2012

Vote for Molly Whalen for Miss America

Middleboro resident Molly Whalen is competing in the Miss America pageant. To learn more and for information on how to vote for Molly, read the article below.

Here she comes! Vote online for Miss America

Monday, January 9, 2012

Hanson Children's Museum at the Library

On Tuesday, January 17th at 10:30 AM, the Hanson Children's Museum will bring their Play-And-Learn exhibits "Yankee Doodle Dandy" and "The Native American Experience" to the library. The play-and-learn program is suggested for ages 4 and up, and is an interactive discussion and activity that introduces kids to life in Colonial New England. 

The program includes toys and a craft to take home. If you are unable to make the play-and-learn group, the exhibit will be on display in the library's meeting room from January 17th-January 19th.

Sunday, January 8, 2012

Knights of Columbus Dinner on Friday

The Middleboro-Lakeville Knights of Columbus will host a dinner on Friday, January 13, 2012 from 5 to 7 PM at the K of C Hall located at 262 West Grove Street.  A fish fry and hamburgers are available on the menu. 

Tuesday, January 3, 2012

Safer Places, Inc. Joins Around the Bogs Business Listings

Around the Bogs would like to welcome Safer Places, Inc., who is our newest Middleborough Business Listing.

Safer Places, Inc. helps their clients create SAFER PLACES by assisting them in implementing effective screening programs for employment applicants, housing applicants and volunteers. Their clients know that cheap internet searches are not effective and most often do not yield the desired results. SAFER PLACES, INC. will review your current screening procedures and make recommended improvements with their free, no obligation consultation. They will take the time to explain the myriad of services offered in today’s market and answer all of your questions.

Hiring and training the right people can be expensive. Evicting a tenant is time consuming, difficult and costly. An effective screening program may save you money, exposure to liability and your reputation! Make sure your screening practices are legally compliant and effective! Contact Safer Places, Inc. today or click here to complete a short form to request additional information.

Sunday, January 1, 2012

5.5K Community Race Against Hunger

5.5K Community Race Against Hunger

Runners & Walkers Welcome! Timed for the first hour! 

Date: Sunday, January 15, 2012
Time: 1PM: 
Rain, Snow or Shine (but we may be forced to cancel due to unsafe weather conditions...NO REFUNDS)

Start/Finish: North Congregational Church, Middleboro MA

Events:  Homemade Chowder & Bread Lunch following the race
Racers - FREE, Guests - suggested donation $10 

Registration: By Mail (PDF file to print) or Online

Course: 5.5K loop MAP