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    COMMUNITY NEWS
    MWCC cited as model for dual enrollment

    01/26/2015 10:03 AM EST
    GARDNER -- Mount Wachusett Community College's dual enrollment programs are showcased as innovative models in the Rennie Center for Education Research & Policy's second annual report, the Condition of Education in the Commonwealth. 
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    Young girl hoping for NEADS dog
    01/23/2015 12:03 PM EST - PEPPERELL -- A child and a dog is as all-American as a Norman Rockwell painting. For Skyler Testa, 9, a dog would be so much more than a pet. Full Story

    HARVARD NEWS
    Harvard Schools Trust Gala menu to feature Lucia's Tavola

    HARVARD -- The Harvard Schools Trust's Gala Committee met with Anne diCicco of Lucia's Tavola in Ayer to map out a menu for their upcoming 26th Annual Dinner-Theater Gala to be held on March 21, 2015. Full Story
    GROTON NEWS
    Fact finding trip to UN approved for Big Book club

    School Committee urged to settle teacher contract
    GROTON -- Ten years in the making, the long-running story of the Biggest Book on World Peace may finally be nearing the end of its story. Full Story
    SHIRLEY NEWS
    Benjamin Hill ice skating rink open to the public

    SHIRLEY -- More than two years in the planning and making, with its surface smoothly frozen after several days of frigid temperatures, the rink will soon be dedicated and named for Don Malloon, who is being recognized for his contributions to the project, Park Committee Chairman Donald Farrar said. Full Story
     
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    MWCC cited as model for dual enrollment

    01/26/2015 10:03 AM EST
    GARDNER -- Mount Wachusett Community College's dual enrollment programs are showcased as innovative models in the Rennie Center for Education Research & Policy's second annual report, the Condition of Education in the Commonwealth. 
    Full Story
    Young girl hoping for NEADS dog
    01/23/2015 12:03 PM EST - PEPPERELL -- A child and a dog is as all-American as a Norman Rockwell painting. For Skyler Testa, 9, a dog would be so much more than a pet. Full Story

    Country Day School applications now available, open house set for Jan. 25
    01/23/2015 07:36 AM EST - Applications are now available at Country Day School of the Holy Union on 14 Main St. in Groton for students grade pre-kindergarten through 8th grade. Full Story

    Parker School to hold information program Jan. 25
    01/23/2015 07:36 AM EST - DEVENS -- Applications are now available at the Francis W. Parker Charter Essential School for students who will be entering grade 7 next fall. Full Story

    Calling all singers
    01/23/2015 07:36 AM EST - The Westford Chorus invites you to come sing on Tuesday nights in a varied "Sing and Dance" Spring Program with a fun and musically challenging, nonaudition chorus serving 12 neighboring communities. Full Story

    Lyons & Tzanoudakis, LLP expands
    01/23/2015 07:36 AM EST - PEPPERELL -- Lyons & Tzanoudakis, LLP, a local full-service law firm, is pleased to announce our Pepperell office has expanded to larger space. Full Story

    In Good Taste
    01/23/2015 07:36 AM EST - By Dianne Bunis GO PATRIOTS!! It's two weeks before Super Bowl Sunday, the perfect time to start planning healthy snacks to prepare for the big game. Full Story

    Zoo offers creepy way for lovelorn to get even with exes

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Feeling the sting of rejection? Itching to get even with an ex? The San Francisco Zoo is offering the burned and spurned masses the chance to "adopt" a hissing cockroach or giant scorpion in honor of their special ex-someone for Valentine's Day. Full Story
    (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
    Seth Rogen sorry for 'American Sniper' comments

    “The Interview” actor compared Clint Eastwood’s movie to a Nazi propaganda film depicted in “Inglourious Basterds” because both dealt with snipers, he says; but his comments were taken by many to suggest he was dismissing “American Sniper” as pro-war propaganda.