F&M – Bob Sylvester

F&M – Bob Sylvester

In a very special Episode, Shelby and Arthur have returned to the studio and welcome their guest Bob Sylvester, a Westborough Legend. For many years, Bob has been the organizer and head cook for the Community Thanksgiving Dinner here in Westborough. Cooking and serving thousands of meals to the fine citizens of Westborough for 50 […]

F&M – Youth and Family Services – Mental Health Awareness

F&M – Youth and Family Services – Mental Health Awareness

Shelby and Arthur have a favorite guest of Frank and Mary, Cara Presley, Director of Youth and Family Services to talk about creating awareness and comfort with the understanding of the pandemic’s impact on mental health. The Community Advocate recently interviewed Ms. Presley on this topic. You can read the article HERE This episode gives […]

F&M – Town Manager

F&M – Town Manager

This week’s guest is Kristi Williams, Town Manager. In this show Kristi will give us an update on: FY21 Budget closeout FY 22 Budget/Forecast Updated estimates FY23 Budget Kick off – including updates on budget priorities, long term debt and the new on the Capital Planning process With Fall Town Meeting just around the corner, […]

F&M – Westborough Golf Club

F&M – Westborough Golf Club

This week’s guests are Jennifer Kirkland, Recreation Department Director, and Matt Griffith, Westborough Golf Club Professional and Golf Course administrator. Westborough’s Golf Club has undergone significant operational changes over the past year +. The course operations are now the responsibility of the Recreation Dept, moving from historical management by a contracted arrangement with longtime golf […]

F&M – Police Staffing

F&M – Police Staffing

In this episode, Shelby and Arthur talk to Chief Jeff Lourie and Dep. Chief Todd Minardi. The conversation centered on the department’s staffing plan for patrol officers and an addition of a Lieutenant to the command staff.  During the discussion they covered these two items in the context of the following: historical, present and future […]

F&M – Little Free Pantry

F&M – Little Free Pantry

In this episode, Shelby and Arthur talk to Laura Hogan and Terry Gavin, from In Your Shoes, a local giving organization based in Westborough. Laura and Terry talk about their organization and a new project they’ve recently started, the Little Free Pantry. We’ll understand what this project is all about, the need for it in Westborough […]