COMMUNITY NEWS
A Day of Caring offers a chance to 'pay it forward'

Landscaping, painting, creating science learning center at Page Hilltop School
09/19/2014 02:53 PM EDT
AYER -- The United Way Day of Caring, an annual event now entering its 19th year, sends volunteers to North Central Massachusetts YMCAs, churches, outreach organizations and schools; and, for the second straight year, they've come to the Page Hilltop School. 
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Monty Tech's Practical Nursing
09/19/2014 07:37 AM EDT - FITCHBURG -- Monty Tech's Practical Nursing program will hold an open house from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. Full Story

HARVARD NEWS
Friends of the Council on Aging to name November '60 plus' month

HARVARD -- The Council on Aging met with the Friends of the Council on Aging Monday to discuss upcoming fundraising events and ideas. Full Story
GROTON NEWS
PDs omit info from logs with new law

Redact incidents of domestic violence
Part 1 in a series By M.E. Jones Correspondent SHIRLEY -- Police logs record basic information, from phone calls that come through dispatch every day to walk-in police station visits, typically categorizing each incident under headers ranging from animal complaints to road hazards to serious crimes. Full Story
SHIRLEY NEWS
5th annual Shirley Fire Ride Sept. 20

SHIRLEY -- The Shirley Fire Department will host its fifth annual Shirley Fire Ride on Saturday, with a rain date of Sunday. Full Story
 
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A Day of Caring offers a chance to 'pay it forward'

Landscaping, painting, creating science learning center at Page Hilltop School
09/19/2014 02:53 PM EDT
AYER -- The United Way Day of Caring, an annual event now entering its 19th year, sends volunteers to North Central Massachusetts YMCAs, churches, outreach organizations and schools; and, for the second straight year, they've come to the Page Hilltop School. 
Full Story
Monty Tech's Practical Nursing
09/19/2014 07:37 AM EDT - FITCHBURG -- Monty Tech's Practical Nursing program will hold an open house from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. Full Story

Free woodworking lessons for veterans
09/19/2014 07:37 AM EDT - AYER -- If you're a US military veteran or active duty, any service, any era, and you'd like to learn about woodworking with hand tools at no charge, contact Steve Branam in Ayer, at 978-772-0030, or sdbranam@gmail. Full Story

Amp It Up! at Devens job fair
09/19/2014 07:37 AM EDT - Please join MassDevelopment as we AMP it up! in Devens. Today's advanced manufacturing jobs offer freedom, excitement and good pay, but companies can't find enough skilled people. Full Story

Regional Calendar
09/19/2014 07:37 AM EDT - Space available for Dunstable yard sale Saturday, Sept. 27, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Congregational Church in Dunstable on Main Street. Full Story

IN GOOD TASTE
09/19/2014 07:37 AM EDT - By Dianne Bunis Celebrate autumn and make a healthy crisp that is light, with just a touch of sweetness. Full Story

Open barns tour in Hollis Sept. 27
09/19/2014 07:37 AM EDT - Courtesy photo Featured on the tour, this large 1878 barn housed the Worcester Farm's dairy herd as well as the 40 work horses required to run the 450 acre farm in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Full Story

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The Kuro taste: Peppery tang and hint of squid ink

TOKYO (AP) — The first Kuro, or black, burger had a black bun and sauce. Last year's edition, the Kuro Ninja, added a slice of (non-black) bacon to the signature black components. Full Story
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2-day iHeartRadio festival kicks off on Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Taylor Swift didn't divulge any more new secrets about her forthcoming album when she took the stage at the iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas, but the crowd's enthusiasm about her bouncy new single, "Shake it Off," seems to bode well for the new record. Full Story