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Who's active in our forests, fields, ponds and streams?

03/27/2015 07:37 AM EDT
NRWA Early Spring Wildlife Workshop GROTON -- Winter is turning to spring, and wildlife is stirring. 
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In Good Taste
03/27/2015 07:37 AM EDT - By Dianne Bunis A light, healthier recipe with warm spices to give it a rich taste, yogurt and baby carrots to keep it moist and soft. Full Story

HARVARD NEWS
Dinner-Theater Gala goes off without a hitch

HARVARD -- The 26th Annual Dinner-Theater Gala went off without a hitch Saturday night, despite snowfall on both the eve and day of the event. Full Story
GROTON NEWS
In plow v. mailbox, plow is the winner

REGION -- You have seen them. Perhaps you have one. They stand sentry at the end of driveways, mouths open to the elements, spines twisted back into the snow bank. Full Story
SHIRLEY NEWS
Meetinghouse group to launch new fundraiser

SHIRLEY -- Fundraisers the Shirley Meetinghouse Development Committee held over the last couple of years were successful, but fell short of the group's ambitious benchmark, according to longtime board member Robert Adam. Full Story
 
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Who's active in our forests, fields, ponds and streams?

03/27/2015 07:37 AM EDT
NRWA Early Spring Wildlife Workshop GROTON -- Winter is turning to spring, and wildlife is stirring. 
Full Story
In Good Taste
03/27/2015 07:37 AM EDT - By Dianne Bunis A light, healthier recipe with warm spices to give it a rich taste, yogurt and baby carrots to keep it moist and soft. Full Story

Devens Regional Household Waste Collection
03/27/2015 07:36 AM EDT - Running out of SPACE? Don't Risk Stockpiling Hazardous Products Devens Regional Household Hazardous Waste Collection April 1, 4 OPEN: First Wednesday and following Saturday, 9 a. Full Story

Regional Calendar
03/27/2015 07:36 AM EDT - FRIDAY, MARCH 27 Jazz concert: The Berklee Concert Jazz Orchestra is performing at the Cronin Auditorium at The Bromfield School, 14 Mass Ave. Full Story

Nashoba Valley Medical Center nurses rally in downtown Ayer
03/27/2015 10:36 AM EDT - By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com AYER -- An estimated crowd of 100 to 150 people came to a rally in front of The Billiards Cafe Tuesday evening to offer support for the Nashoba Valley Medical Center nurses, who are in the midst of contract negotiations. Full Story

NM's puck pooch
03/26/2015 09:37 AM EDT - TOWNSEND -- There are many kinds of hockey fans. There are the rowdy ones and the quiet ones. Some even have a wet nose. Full Story

Essential oils: Mankind's first medicine
03/25/2015 10:04 AM EDT - Essential oils have been part of the human story since ancient times. With major and chronic illnesses on the rise and close to $7 trillion a year spent on "managed" health care, it's time to look to nature for our natural healers. Full Story

Alaska police officers corral grazing miniature horses

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Police officers in Alaska's biggest city became wranglers early Friday morning, rounding up a couple of miniature horses that escaped from their corral. Full Story
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Colorado town microcosm of art urban development movement

LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — A national movement that counts on painters, dancers and musicians to help revitalize downtowns is coming to this Colorado city as the first residents prepare to move into new low-income apartments built for artists and their families. Full Story
'The Sopranos' Drea De Matteo loses New York home in explosion

'Modern Family’ actress Sarah Hyland grew up across the street from buildings that burned and collapsed in accident caused by gas and plumbing work.