• Shirley man - 11/26/2014 01:51 PM EST
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    Report: Median house prices rise in Montgomery County

    05/15/2014 06:06 PM EDT
    NORRISTOWN - Data presented by the Montgomery County Planning Commission shows the median price of homes in the county increased in 2013. 
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    Live chat tonight: What kind of boss do you have?
    05/15/2014 06:00 PM EDT - May is designated as National Military Appreciation Month. Did you ever wonder how military styles of leadership can translate into today's work environment? Full Story

    AYER NEWS
    Early STM poses date crunch for budget process

    SHIRLEY -- Finance Director Evan Katz presented the fiscal year 2014 budget timeline to the Ayer Shirley Regional School District Committee, highlighting scheduling challenges and other related issues for the board to consider. Full Story
    HARVARD NEWS
    Amid reviews, budget bid sparks debate

    HARVARD -- The finance director, Council on Aging director, police chief and DPW director all presented their annual budget requests to selectmen Tuesday night, Nov. Full Story
    PEPPERELL NEWS
    School resource officer on agenda after social media threat

    TOWNSEND -- In response to parents' concerns about student safety, the School Committee opened a discussion about hiring a full-time resource officer at the high school. Full Story
     
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    Millions expected to shop on Thanksgiving

    11/27/2014 12:41 PM EST
    NEW YORK (AP) — Millions of Americans are expected to head to the stores for holiday gift shopping on Thanksgiving in what's quickly becoming a new holiday tradition. 
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    German unemployment steady at 6.3 percent
    11/27/2014 04:46 AM EST - BERLIN (AP) — Germany's unemployment rate was steady at 6.3 percent in November as the labor market in Europe's largest economy remained strong. Full Story

    Audit: Most BP oil spill claims handled correctly
    11/26/2014 06:56 PM EST - NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A third-party audit has found that a Court-Supervised Settlement Program has correctly processed more than 99 percent of claims by businesses and individuals arising from the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, a newspaper reported. Full Story

    How the Dow Jones industrial average did Wednesday
    11/26/2014 05:04 PM EST - Major U.S. stock indexes climbed back to record levels on Wednesday as investors assessed the latest reports on the economy. Full Story

    Deere and Seadrill are big market movers
    11/26/2014 04:37 PM EST - NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: NYSE Deere & Co. Full Story

    Chinese woman denied own trial in seed-theft case
    11/26/2014 04:37 PM EST - DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A woman accused of conspiring to steal trade secrets from U.S. seed companies and send them to China, where she's married to the CEO of a large biotechnology firm, will be tried with another suspect despite her claims that she left the firm long before most of the alleged crimes, a federal judge ruled. Full Story

    Figures on government spending and debt
    11/26/2014 04:24 PM EST - WASHINGTON (AP) — Figures on government spending and debt (last six digits are eliminated). The government's fiscal year runs Oct. Full Story

    Alaska pot backer ordered to comply with subpoena

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A campaign finance investigation is moving forward against an Alaska television reporter who quit her job on-air and vowed to work toward legalizing marijuana. Full Story