• State House roundup - 05/26/2015 11:53 AM EDT
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    COMMUNITY NEWS
    Local comic leads 'Laughs for Lisa' to benefit a friend

    05/26/2015 09:55 AM EDT
    PEPPERELL -- "I don't mind helping out a friend," said Jerry Caruso. An "IT guy" by day, and comedian by night, the co-founder of Comics for a Cure met Lisa Basler a few years ago. 
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    Wind-whipped forest fire spreading east
    05/22/2015 03:14 PM EDT - AYER -- Wind is whipping the flames of a forest fire that started approximately 40 feet from Washington Street earlier today. Full Story

    HARVARD NEWS
    Yes, it can happen to you!

    Mock accident drives home the deadly dangers of drinking and driving
    By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com HARVARD -- A car leaned against a tree in front of The Bromfield School the day before prom. Full Story
    GROTON NEWS
    Voters re-elect Selectman Petropoulos; Manugian, Cronin, Sjoberg win school seats

    GROTON -- While the seemingly endless infighting among town leaders prompted multiple candidates to run for the Board of Selectmen, David Gray, a resident of three years, cast his ballot Tuesday with just one thing on his mind: fiscal responsibility. Full Story
    SHIRLEY NEWS
    Janis Bresnahan Run for Education

    Malone impressed with 'magnitude' of event
    By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com AYER -- Perhaps nothing sums up the town of Ayer and the Ayer Shirley Regional School District better than the Janis Bresnahan Run for Education, which held its 11th annual race May 17. Full Story
     
    MOST RECENT
    Local comic leads 'Laughs for Lisa' to benefit a friend

    05/26/2015 09:55 AM EDT
    PEPPERELL -- "I don't mind helping out a friend," said Jerry Caruso. An "IT guy" by day, and comedian by night, the co-founder of Comics for a Cure met Lisa Basler a few years ago. 
    Full Story
    Wind-whipped forest fire spreading east
    05/22/2015 03:14 PM EDT - AYER -- Wind is whipping the flames of a forest fire that started approximately 40 feet from Washington Street earlier today. Full Story

    IN GOOD TASTE
    05/22/2015 09:40 AM EDT - By Dianne Bunis Fresh seasonal flavors of lemony asparagus and sugar snap peas will liven up your dinner plate. Full Story

    Learn to eat healthy at Lawrence Library
    05/22/2015 11:07 AM EDT - The Lawrence Library in Pepperell has two upcoming programs to help you eat healthier and be more in tune with your natural environment -- by foraging for tasty edibles in your own backyard, and incorporating more "super foods" in your diet. Full Story

    Ayer, Shirley actors in production of 'ALICE'
    05/22/2015 09:41 AM EDT - CONCORD -- Concord Youth Theatre's Main Stage Company is pleased to present "Alice," Rene Pfister's and Jan Mankowsky's imaginative and whimsical musical adaptation of Lewis Carroll's classic, "Alice in Wonderland. Full Story

    Country Day School pre-K and kindergarten open house
    05/22/2015 07:36 AM EDT - Will your child be 4 or 5 years old by Sept. 1? Now is the time to think about enrolling in the pre-k and kindergarten program at Country Day School. Full Story

    Local farmers markets looking for vendors and volunteers
    05/22/2015 07:36 AM EDT - All the Farmers Markets will be starting mid June. We are still looking for vendors for the Pepperell, Tyngsboro and Shirley markets. Full Story

    Family returns found dog tags to veteran's relatives

    ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — Basil Robinson's relatives have his military dog tags back after a family found them in a dumpster while searching for scrap metal. Full Story
    Historian, author of 'The Pacific' Hugh Ambrose dies at 48

    HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Hugh Ambrose, who wrote the World War II history "The Pacific" after years of researching for his father, the renowned historian Stephen Ambrose, has died at age 48. Full Story
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    Emma Stone, Andrew Garfield reunited?

    'The Amazing Spider-Man' co-stars have been spotted together around L.A. amid reports their romance is back on.