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    FinCom discusses possible budget for ZBA, Planning bds.

    09/02/2014 02:35 PM EDT
    AYER -- The Finance Committee talked about bringing a minimal budget proposal to the Board of Selectmen that would accommodate the operational needs of the Zoning Board of Appeals and Planning Board. 
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    Fuhs remembered as part of police family
    08/29/2014 09:52 AM EDT - AYER -- When Terri Fuhs was undergoing treatment at Boston Medical Center for her multiple myeloma, the one thing on her mind was returning to her job as a dispatcher in Ayer. Full Story

    HARVARD NEWS
    Longboarding competition takes to the hills

    HARVARD -- Music blasted from outside the Harvard General Store as 18-year-old Eddie Henriquez took to the edge of the mini-ramp set up in the parking lot. Full Story
    GROTON NEWS
    Signs at historical, conservation sites

    get ConsCom nod of support
    GROTON -- The Conservation Commission voted in support of a suggestion by Historical Commission member Michael Roberts to post signs around town, including on conservation land, which would inform about features of historical or natural significance. Full Story
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    (NASHOBA PUBLISHING/Ashley Green)
    Shriver Job Corps celebrates 50 years

    DEVENS -- Shriver Job Corps celebrated 50 years of workforce training on Wednesday, when state officials piled into a packed auditorium at the Devens site to congratulate the center. Full Story
     
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    FinCom discusses possible budget for ZBA, Planning bds.

    09/02/2014 02:35 PM EDT
    AYER -- The Finance Committee talked about bringing a minimal budget proposal to the Board of Selectmen that would accommodate the operational needs of the Zoning Board of Appeals and Planning Board. 
    Full Story
    Ayer police log
    09/02/2014 01:28 PM EDT - AYER POLICE DEPARTMENT Page: 1 For Date: 08/25/2014 - Monday Call Number Time Call Reason Action 14-11382 0555 Phone - BURGLAR ALARM ACCIDENTAL/DEFECTIVE ALA Location/Address: [01 FD96] PARTRIDGE AUTO - 42 LITTLETON RD 14-11383 0841 911 - ASSIST CITIZEN SERVICES RENDERED Full Story

    No action on curbside trash pick-up
    08/29/2014 09:50 AM EDT - AYER -- Selectmen approved a recommendation from the curbside solid-waste-collection working group to table the implementation of curbside trash collection. Full Story

    NVMC expands, upgrades under new leadership
    08/29/2014 07:32 AM EDT - AYER -- Since Sal Perla took the helm as president of Nashoba Valley Medical Center, he has met with 11 local town administrators and numerous EMS services to learn about the communities the hospital serves. Full Story

    ZBA to receive BOS administrative help
    08/29/2014 07:31 AM EDT - AYER -- In the first Zoning Board of Appeals meeting since voters cut the board's budget, members were told the ZBA would receive administrative support from the selectmen's office. Full Story

    Shriver Job Corps celebrates 50 years
    08/29/2014 07:32 AM EDT - DEVENS -- Shriver Job Corps celebrated 50 years of workforce training on Wednesday, when state officials piled into a packed auditorium at the Devens site to congratulate the center. Full Story

    Officials considering Berry proposal
    08/29/2014 09:49 AM EDT - AYER -- Parties in the downtown commuter station dispute are one step closer to finding a possible resolution, Rep. Full Story

    Community development block grant meeting Sept. 3
    08/29/2014 07:33 AM EDT - The Ayer Office of Community Development will hold its first Community Development Block Grant public participation meeting Sept. Full Story

    Holdenwood run registration now open
    08/29/2014 07:33 AM EDT - SHIRLEY -- Who has already signed up to take part in Shirley's eighth annual Holdenwood Trail Run to benefit the Ayer Shirley Education Foundation? Full Story

    Man, Myth and Monsters at Library
    08/29/2014 07:33 AM EDT - Man, Myth, and Monsters Don't let the kids have all the fun this fall! The Ayer Library Fall Reading Program for adults includes a fabulous and frightening reading list featuring both fiction, nonfiction books (and dark fiction for the delicate), writing workshops with award-winning mystery authors, lectures and horror movie matinees to die Full Story

    New England's tallest lighthouse sells for $78,000

    YORK, Maine (AP) — New England's tallest lighthouse has been sold for $78,000. A federal government spokeswoman says the General Services Administration has accepted a bid for the Boon Island Light Station off York, Maine. Full Story
    (Scott Garfield/AP)
    'Gone Girl,' 'Unbroken' lead drumbeat of fall

    NEW YORK (AP) — Unable to find her second directing project, Angelina Jolie took to sifting through "generals. Full Story
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    Cee Lo Green makes controversial comments about rape

    Former 'The Voice’ judge deleted Twitter account temporarily after causing stir by suggesting women must be conscious to be raped.