• EZ-ID Task Force to hold public meeting - 10/20/2014 12:17 PM EDT
  • This week on Beacon Hill... - 10/20/2014 11:57 AM EDT
    Couple celebrates home's 250th birthday in period style

    10/17/2014 09:55 AM EDT
    By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com HARVARD -- Stepping into Debra and Mark VanderWerf's home, which just turned 250, flings you back into the past. 
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    COA supports request for Hildreth House funding
    09/04/2014 02:40 PM EDT - HARVARD -- The Hildreth House Improvement Committee could not come to a decision Monday on what recommendations they want to make to selectmen regarding Hildreth House renovations. Full Story

    Save the Date!

    Ayer Library and ArtsNashoba plan community Yuletide celebration
    Vendors, exhibitors and presenters sought for regional holiday event. AYER -- Ayer Library, in partnership with ArtsNashoba, will be hosting a community Yuletide Celebration on Dec. Full Story
    Groton police log

    For Date: 10/06/2014 - Monday 0740 ANIMAL, COMPLAINT DOG Services Rendered Location/Address: WHILEY RD + HIDDEN VALLEY RD 0806 MOTOR VEHICLE, STOP Citation/Warning Issued Location/Address: MAIN ST + COURT ST 0821 RADAR ASSIGNMENT Services Rendered Location: 332 B0STON RD 0824 FIRE, SMOKE REPORTED Unfounded Full Story
    COA asks: Are you ready to make a difference?

    The Shirley Council on Aging asks: Are you ready to make a difference? Do you have a car and a couple of hours to spare? Full Story


    This week at the Senior Center...

    10/20/2014 11:19 AM EDT
    FLU Clinic tomorrow, Tuesday, Oct. 21, from 9-11a.m. No need to sign up, just come. Nashoba Nursing will be administering the shots, and will need you to bring your Medicare/Insurance card (s). 
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    PTO Newcomers and Friends coffee Oct. 22
    10/20/2014 11:14 AM EDT - The Harvard PTO invites you to join us for a PTO Newcomers and Friends Coffee and Conversation on Wednesday, Oct. Full Story

    Town Hall repairs critical
    10/17/2014 07:31 AM EDT - By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com HARVARD -- In a letter drafted on Oct. 5, Building Commissioner Gabriel Vellante said that the Holland Report "has brought to light the true magnitude of the problems and dangers" associated with the southeast corner of the building, meaning that the building will be repaired, regardless of the outcome Full Story

    EDC: Chances of bylaw change low
    10/17/2014 07:32 AM EDT - By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com HARVARD -- The Economic Development Committee met Tuesday night to discuss a potential bylaw change, the prospects of which now look dim. Full Story

    This cider is for adults
    10/17/2014 07:33 AM EDT - PEPPERELL -- In New England, during the late summer and through the autumn, one of the most popular harvests of the region ripens. Full Story

    Talk about Great Books at the Harvard Library
    10/17/2014 07:32 AM EDT - By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com HARVARD -- Talk about Great Books at the Harvard Library -- no, really, talk about them! Full Story

    Klimkiewicz: MCAS
    10/17/2014 07:33 AM EDT - WESTFORD -- Nashoba Valley Technical High School officials expressed satisfaction with the performance of the district's 10th-grade students in the latest round of Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System testing. Full Story

    Gas station proposal is withdrawn
    10/17/2014 07:32 AM EDT - By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com AYER -- Representatives from Global Montello Group Corporation withdrew a gas station and convenience store proposal at the Zoning Board of Appeals meeting Wednesday night, after members of the board and residents expressed concerns about variances. Full Story

    Sonya Ovrutsky named director of Steinert Piano Academy
    10/17/2014 07:31 AM EDT - NATICK -- M. Steinert & Sons, the nation's oldest music retailer, has appointed Sonya Ovrutsky, of Harvard, as director of the Steinert Piano Academy. Full Story

    Harvard PTO news
    10/17/2014 07:31 AM EDT - Box Tops collection deadline this week Last call for fall! Our fall collection deadline for Box Tops is Oct. Full Story

    Convicted murderer sues state over prison porn ban

    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A convicted murderer sentenced to more than a half-century behind bars is suing the state of Connecticut, saying its ban on pornography in prison violates his constitutional rights. Full Story
    (Bebeto Matthews/AP)
    Museum shows Louis Armstrong photos by friend

    NEW YORK (AP) — Louis Armstrong sometimes referred to Jack Bradley as his "white son," inviting him to private rehearsals, recording sessions, on the road, his dressing room and home. Full Story