• State correction commissioner resigns - 07/25/2014 03:18 PM EDT
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    Environmental legend Marion Stoddart joins pipeline walk

    07/25/2014 10:05 AM EDT
    By Hiroko Sato MediaNews PEPPERELL -- Carrying a big, colorful sign that read, "No pipeline. Not In My Back Yard," on her back on Tuesday, Kristin Yargeau paddled into the Nashua River in a canoe. 
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    BOS hears complaints over on-call firefighters
    07/25/2014 10:02 AM EDT - By Hiroko Sato MediaNews GROTON -- Selectmen were scheduled to hold hearings last Friday morning after receiving four complaints regarding alleged nonappointments of some on-call firefighters. Full Story

    AYER NEWS
    Ayer named defendant in environmental case

    AYER -- A lawsuit involving alleged environmental contamination of two Ayer ponds is now yet another item on Ayer's legal agenda, drawing on legal fees from the town's reserve funds as town attorneys draft a defense. Full Story
    HARVARD NEWS
    Police warn against approaching bears

    HARVARD -- Police are warning the public against approaching bears after a high volume of bear sightings and a report that people paused to take pictures with a hungry one on Simon Atherton Row. Full Story
    SHIRLEY NEWS
    NVMC gets $318K for behavioral health

    AYER -- Nashoba Valley Medical Center has received more than $300,000 in state funding to boost programs that its president says are addressing a growing need. Full Story
     
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    Groton woman hit, killed by car

    07/25/2014 07:33 AM EDT
    By Robert Mills MediaNews GROTON -- A Groton woman, 68, died as a result of injuries suffered when she was struck by a vehicle while walking along Longley Road on Friday night, according to police. 
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    NVMC gets $318K for behavioral health
    07/25/2014 07:31 AM EDT - AYER -- Nashoba Valley Medical Center has received more than $300,000 in state funding to boost programs that its president says are addressing a growing need. Full Story

    Legislators host public forum to discuss pipeline
    07/25/2014 07:33 AM EDT - BOSTON -- State Reps. Jennifer Benson, D-Lunenburg, Sheila Harrington, R-Groton, and Stephen DiNatale, D-Fitchburg, plus Sen. Full Story

    Groton Scouts reach Eagle rank, head off to college
    07/25/2014 07:32 AM EDT - GROTON -- Seven years ago, members of the Silver Scorpions patrol from Boy Scout Troop 1, Groton -- Ben Huber, Bennett Marston, Chris Marsh, Danny Horrigan and Chris Huber -- began their Boy Scout journey together. Full Story

    Absentee ballots available
    07/25/2014 07:32 AM EDT - GROTON -- Absentee ballots for the Tuesday, Sept. 9, state primary are now available at the Town Clerk's Office. Full Story

    Nashoba Tech to hold family athletic nights on new sports facilities
    07/25/2014 07:32 AM EDT - WESTFORD -- Nashoba Valley Technical High School, 100 Littleton Road, is hosting two family athletic nights on Wednesday, July 30, and Friday Aug. Full Story

    The Posting Board
    07/25/2014 07:32 AM EDT - Briefs Dunstable Summer Concerts Are you ready to party? Well, the summer concerts will begin June 18 and run through Aug. Full Story

    Check it out
    07/24/2014 12:55 PM EDT - Adults! There's plenty of time to join the Adult Summer Reading Program! Adults: Register for our Adult Summer Reading Program which runs through Aug. Full Story

    Talk on Main Street debuts tomorrow
    07/21/2014 02:53 PM EDT - By Hiroko Sato MediaNews GROTON -- Jack Petropoulos knows those who engage in online debates about local hot topics often focus too much on making passionate speeches and too little on facts. Full Story

    Selectmen to hear complaints of Groton on-call firefighters
    07/18/2014 10:05 AM EDT - By Hiroko Sato MediaNews GROTON -- Selectmen were scheduled to hold hearings this morning after receiving four complaints regarding alleged nonappointments of some on-call firefighters. Full Story

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    Toddler crashes Jeep, runs home to watch cartoons

    MYRTLE CREEK, Ore. (AP) — Police say a toddler crashed a Jeep into an Oregon home, then ran back to his home to watch cartoons. Full Story
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    'Walking Dead' plays season 5 trailer at Comic-Con

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — Fans attending Friday's panel for "The Walking Dead" at Comic-Con got to see the first trailer for season five. Full Story