COMMUNITY NEWS
Citizens breath new life into uses for Prescott School

05/05/2015 09:51 AM EDT
GROTON -- With palpable energy buzzing throughout the Prescott School building, over 70 residents attended Saturday's open house hosted by the Municipal Building Committee for Prescott School. 
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Gardeners out in force
05/04/2015 10:30 AM EDT - GROTON -- The Gardeners are out in force, clearing the Hollis Street triangle of debris and letting the spring sunshine bring the dormant plants to life. Full Story

HARVARD NEWS
Get ready for the Apple Blossom Festival and Ducky Wucky race

By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com HARVARD -- On May 9, residents of Ayer, Shirley, Harvard, and Devens will get their ducks in a row. Full Story
GROTON NEWS
Arbor Day is May 17

GROTON -- On Sunday, May 17, at 1 p.m., the Friends of the Trees and the Groton Garden Club will host their Arbor Day celebration in Groton. Full Story
SHIRLEY NEWS
Budget out of balance

June 8 town meeting to tie up loose ends
SHIRLEY -- Selectmen on Monday opened and closed a one-item (the municipal budget) warrant for a Special Town Meeting at 7 p. Full Story
 
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Citizens breath new life into uses for Prescott School

05/05/2015 09:51 AM EDT
GROTON -- With palpable energy buzzing throughout the Prescott School building, over 70 residents attended Saturday's open house hosted by the Municipal Building Committee for Prescott School. 
Full Story
Gardeners out in force
05/04/2015 10:30 AM EDT - GROTON -- The Gardeners are out in force, clearing the Hollis Street triangle of debris and letting the spring sunshine bring the dormant plants to life. Full Story

American Cancer Society to 'Paint the Town Purple'
05/01/2015 12:13 PM EDT - The American Cancer Society will "Paint the Town Purple" in celebration of its annual Relay For Life event. Full Story

Roasted fennel with lemon vinaigrette
05/01/2015 04:50 PM EDT - By Dianne Bunis In early spring, carefully stacked bulb-fennels are noticeable at the grocery market. Full Story

Rotary's 25th Annual Ducky Wucky Race offers dinner for two anywhere
05/01/2015 07:37 AM EDT - AREA -- The popular Ducky Wucky River Race will celebrate its 25th anniversary on May 9 when one lucky person will win dinner for two anywhere in the world. Full Story

Breakfast with the Birds May 9
05/01/2015 07:37 AM EDT - The Pepperell Conservation Commission and the Nashoba Conservation Trust invite you to join us for Breakfast with the Birds. Full Story

IN GOOD TASTE
05/01/2015 07:36 AM EDT - By Dianne Bunis In early spring, carefully stacked bulb-fennels are noticeable at the grocery market. Full Story

(Natacha Pisarenko/AP)
Venezuelan president's bout with thrown mango inspires game

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Two Venezuelans who emigrated to escape the country's economic woes are drawing laughs with a mobile game mocking President Nicolas Maduro for his decision to give a new home to a woman who threw a mango at him seeking attention for her plea to get housing. Full Story
(Leo Correa/AP)
Rio museum opens its doors to Carnival's anonymous artisans

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Jeff Koons' "Balloon Dog" and Henry Moore's "Archer" are among some of the world's most iconic sculptures competing for space at a new museum exhibition where one of Alberto Giacometti's signature figurines appears to stride boldly into the room. Full Story