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    For Charlie Nikopolous, this Boston Marathon is special

    03/20/2015 12:52 PM EDT
    By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com HARVARD -- At Rotary meetings, when Charlie Nikopolous, a Boxboro resident and Harvard business owner, would tell Steve Gervais about running marathons and other races, Gervais would say: "Brother, you crazy? 
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    Walt Whitman comes to life at Hildreth House
    03/13/2015 12:08 PM EDT - By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com HARVARD -- Walt Whitman, in his "O Me! O Life!" reminds us that the powerful play of life goes on and we all will contribute a verse. Full Story

    AYER NEWS
    Ayer FinCom frustrated with regional school assessment numbers

    By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com AYER -- Members of the Finance Committee expressed frustration with the higher assessments for the proposed fiscal 16 Ayer Shirley Regional School District budget at their meeting on Wednesday. Full Story
    GROTON NEWS
    Apology? Check. $3G payment? Check. Now about that video

    By Hiroko Sato MediaNews GROTON -- After the town's $3,000 payment and letter of apology to the producer of a controversial video about a proposed sewer system, will the video ever see the light of day? Full Story
    SHIRLEY NEWS
    Hazen Memorial Library hosts 'An evening with Ted Reinstein'

    SHIRLEY -- Join the Friends of the Hazen Memorial Library Thursday, April 23, at 7 p.m. for an evening with journalist and author Ted Reinstein as he recounts his travels and stories from WCVB's "Chronicle. Full Story
     
    MOST RECENT
    50 items on ATM warrant, includes $22.7M budget

    03/26/2015 09:56 AM EDT
    HARVARD -- Selectmen on Tuesday night decided how to divide up the articles they would present at the upcoming Annual Town Meeting, set to start at 9 a. 
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    Devens question not addressed by consultants
    03/25/2015 01:23 PM EDT - By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com HARVARD -- A joint meeting of the Harvard Master Plan Steering Committee and the Planning Board March 19 ended with the desire to have more discussions. Full Story

    Harvard woman pleads guilty to bank robbery
    03/24/2015 01:04 PM EDT - LRedmond 3/23/15 w/court pixs and massmostwanted pixs of Ashley Goucher in smugmug By Lisa Redmond MediaNews LOWELL -- A 24-year-old Harvard woman, who was once on MassMostWanted website, will spend three years on probation after pleading guilty to the 2010 robbery of a TDBank in Lowell. Full Story

    Coming up at Harvard Library
    03/23/2015 02:35 PM EDT - Storytimes Infant Storytime ~ Mother Goose on the Loose (no sign-up) - Ages 0 - 2 and up: Mondays & Thursdays at 10:30 Mother Goose on the Loose is an early literacy program that uses rhymes and songs to help pre-reading children get ready for reading. Full Story

    Hutchinson: MPSC unhappy with RKG
    03/23/2015 12:41 PM EDT - By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com HARVARD -- Planning Board member Joe Hutchinson, who also is on the Master Plan Steering Committee, said that the MPSC recently voted to ask the board to not extend RKG's, the firm Harvard is using to develop its master plan, contract, which expired Feb. Full Story

    For Charlie Nikopolous, this Boston Marathon is special
    03/20/2015 12:52 PM EDT - By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com HARVARD -- At Rotary meetings, when Charlie Nikopolous, a Boxboro resident and Harvard business owner, would tell Steve Gervais about running marathons and other races, Gervais would say: "Brother, you crazy? Full Story

    Kezer: Goal for Devens is to build self-sustaining community'
    03/20/2015 12:53 PM EDT - By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com DEVENS -- Devens Senior Vice President Thatcher Kezer, who started March 2, said that his first few weeks on the job were deceptively easy: he had no problem managing his e-mail. Full Story

    Selectmen spar over leftover block grant funds
    03/20/2015 07:34 AM EDT - HARVARD -- Selectmen in a public hearing Tuesday night discussed using refund money from a 2004 Community Development Block Grant program that never got off the ground. Full Story

    PTO News
    03/20/2015 07:34 AM EDT - SEPAC Workshop March 25 There will be a SEPAC workshop, "Parents, students, and schools as partners: Rights and responsibilities in Special Education," with Marie Harrington, director of Pupil Services. Full Story

    Absentee ballots
    03/20/2015 07:33 AM EDT - Absentee ballots for the Annual Town Election on April 7, 2015, are now available at the Town Clerk's office. Full Story

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    Review: Rockettes shine in messy spring homage to New York

    NEW YORK (AP) — The "New York Spring Spectacular" has arrived and it's one show this season that definitely lives up to its name — spec-ta-cu-lar. Full Story