“Lame Duck” Council may vote on San Angelo contract

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Manager to boycott executive session meeting By Citizen Chronicle Writers editor@TheCitizenChronicle.com SOUTHBRIDGE — Historically, the outgoing Town Council sat on its hands between election day and the seating of the next Town Council. This June has been different, and it has led to consternation over the future of the town […]

Southbridge elects four to Town Council

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Newcomers top the ballot, “Experience” falls short By Citizen Chronicle Writers editor@TheCitizenChronicle.com SOUTHBRIDGE — In a crowded field of contenders that included both familiar names and new faces, three of the four winners of Town Council seats are new to the town’s governing board. David Adams, John Daniel, and Kristen […]

Town Council Candidates Grab A Slice With Voters

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By Kaitlin Servant Citizen Chronicle Writer SOUTHBRIDGE – Thursday evening, several Town Council candidates and citizens gathered informally at Great Oak Pizza. The event was coordinated by Councilor Esteban Carrasco, Jr who is one of three candidates running for a single one-year seat. In addition to Carrasco, Councilor Kristen Auclair […]

Southbridge Town Council Candiates Debate Local Issues

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Ten candidates for town council and one unopposed candidate for School Committee presented their views to Southbridge voters at town hall May 31. The “round-robin” style event was co-organized by the Southbridge Republican and Democratic town committees. Bob Chernisky introduced the event by commenting on the cooperative activities of the […]

Southbridge councilors joust over funding language

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Substance abuse program money gets a second vote By Shaun Moriarty Citizen Chronicle Writer Shaun@TheCitizenChronicle.com SOUTHBRIDGE — Intentions were questioned, definitions were debated, and amendments were offered in an acrimonious discussion related to a proposed substance abuse program. During Monday night’s Town Council meeting, councilors sparred over the language surrounding […]