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AYER NEWS
Chain of kindness woven at Page Hilltop

By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com AYER -- There is a chain of kindness encircling the Page Hilltop cafeteria. Full Story
PEPPERELL NEWS
Thanksgiving dinner and a new COA director

PEPPERELL -- There was a lot to be happy about at the Senior Center during the Thanksgiving celebration. Full Story
GROTON NEWS
Food and Hope at Loaves & Fishes

The holidays are a wonderful time for us to reflect on our blessings and give thanks for what we have. Full Story
SHIRLEY NEWS
Dr. Eddy offers free dental care to vets

SOUTHBOROUGH -- On Friday, Nov. 7, Shirley dentist Dr. Arthur Eddy provided free dental care to local veterans as part of Veterans Smile Day. Full Story
TOWNSEND NEWS
Selectmen still

reviewing articles a week before STM Lisio, Smart at odds over board's role
TOWNSEND -- With the fall Town Meeting only eight days away, selectmen discussed three articles on the warrant. Full Story
SPORTS
(SENTINEL & ENTERPRISE / ED NISER)
Gothie, Nashoba run past North Middlesex

Nashoba closed out the season with four straight wins, the last of which being a sweet 35-13 Thanksgiving Day victory over rival North Middlesex Regional at John E. Young Memorial Field to finish 6-5.  Full Story
HARVARD NEWS
Smaller, affordable housing needs not met in local towns

Housing needs in the region are changing. Local communities need smaller housing units and more rentals than are available. Full Story
(Larry Neumeister/AP)
NY dinner puts wealthy and homeless at same tables

NEW YORK (AP) — Some well-off New York City residents have paid $100 each for the honor of eating a candlelit holiday dinner with homeless people at a church. Full Story
Correction: Obit-Diem Brown story

NEW YORK (AP) — In a story Nov. 14 reporting the death of Diem Brown, The Associated Press reported erroneously that she was 32, based on statements Brown gave to the media. Full Story