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AYER NEWS
(Jeffrey Mayes)
Lip Sync show raises over $3,600 for education

AYER -- The newly renovated Ayer Shirley Regional High School auditorium was packed to capacity for the 10th annual Lip Sync Show put on by the Ayer Shirley Education Foundation and sponsored by HILLCO Heating & Cooling, Inc. Full Story
PEPPERELL NEWS
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The two centers of Pepperell

PEPPERELL -- Just where is downtown Pepperell anyway? Traffic going north on Route 113 slows while passing through an intersection anchored by Town Hall, a stately white church and a cemetery with imposing gates. Full Story
GROTON NEWS
New life for old Groton chapel

GROTON -- The New Life Community Church of Groton knew that it was just a matter of time before they would be able to move to Groton. Full Story
SHIRLEY NEWS
Shirley police log

Wednesday, Nov. 26 A.M. 7:59, Fredonian Street, town ordinance violations, no police service; 8:19, Ayer District Court, police services; 8:26, Town Offices, Fire Dept. Full Story
TOWNSEND NEWS
Psychiatric treatment hospital proposed for Devens

By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com DEVENS -- The shortage of Central Massachusetts mental-health treatment options might soon get a shot in the arm. Full Story
SPORTS
Kilian's Trojans are buying in

HARVARD -- At the end of his first-year, Bromfield boys basketball head coach Ryan Kilian encouraged his team to play more basketball. Full Story
HARVARD NEWS
Psychiatric treatment hospital proposed for Devens

By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com DEVENS -- The shortage of Central Massachusetts mental-health treatment options might soon get a shot in the arm. Full Story
Man without use of arms facing gun charge released

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A man who can't use his arms because of a spinal condition but faces a gun possession charge has been released from a New Jersey jail without having to pay bail. Full Story
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Kim Jong Un game spoof 'Glorious Leader!' moving forward

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The creator of a satirical video game that depicts Kim Jong Un as a gun-toting, unicorn-riding hero has no plans to cancel his zany creation following a cyberattack and threats of violence against Sony Pictures that the FBI has attributed to North Korea. Full Story