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    BEACON HILL ROLL CALL

    House reviews bill prohibiting TV broadcasts visible to drivers in cars
    09/12/2014 07:36 AM EDT
    By Bob Katzen THE HOUSE AND SENATE. There were no roll call votes in the House or Senate last week. 
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    Safely handle your medications
    09/12/2014 07:35 AM EDT - Nashua River Watershed Association would like to encourage everyone to participate in the next National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday, Sept. Full Story

    AYER NEWS
    Ayer police log

    AYER POLICE DEPARTMENT Page: 1 Dispatch Log From: 09/08/2014 Thru: 09/15/2014 0700 - 0700 Printed: 09/15/2014 For Date: 09/08/2014 - Monday Call Number Time Call Reason Action 14-12039 0735 Initiated - TRAFFIC /MOTOR VEH. Full Story
    HARVARD NEWS
    Harvard PTO News

    Community Education Spectrum Fall Activities Harvard Community Education Spectrum is offering a variety of fall activities for students. Full Story
    SHIRLEY NEWS
    Holdenwood Trail Run in its 8th year

    By Kelly Carrion kcarrion@nashobapub.com AYER -- The Holdenwood Trail Run, hosted by the Holdenwood Trail Run Committee and the Holden family, was started eight years ago as a way to get families and their children out to exercise. Full Story
     
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    BEACON HILL ROLL CALL

    House reviews bill prohibiting TV broadcasts visible to drivers in cars
    09/12/2014 07:36 AM EDT
    By Bob Katzen THE HOUSE AND SENATE. There were no roll call votes in the House or Senate last week. 
    Full Story
    Safely handle your medications
    09/12/2014 07:35 AM EDT - Nashua River Watershed Association would like to encourage everyone to participate in the next National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday, Sept. Full Story

    Charlie Baker's sound policy trumps Coakley's vague promises
    09/12/2014 07:35 AM EDT - Martha Coakley often says that governors don't create jobs, they create job-friendly environments; however, judging from her record and proposals, as governor, she'd fail to do both. Full Story

    No to meals tax hike
    09/12/2014 07:34 AM EDT - We have been asked to comment on the proposed jump in the Mass. meals tax from 6.25 percent to 7 percent. Full Story

    Beacon Hill Roll Call
    09/05/2014 07:36 AM EDT - By Bob Katzen THE HOUSE AND SENATE. There were no roll call votes in the House or Senate last week. Full Story

    Looking for owner of white dog in Groton
    09/05/2014 07:36 AM EDT - On Aug. 25, at approximately 2:30 p.m. at Groton Place/Sabine Woods, aka the "Dog Park," our puppy was bitten by a white dog that seemed to be a goldendoodle, poodle or Labradoodle. Full Story

    Backyard chicken farming pairs joys with responsibility
    09/05/2014 07:36 AM EDT - United Poultry Concerns, a nonprofit organization dedicated to the promotion of compassionate and respectful treatment of domestic fowl, notes that shelters and sanctuaries around the country are witnessing a dramatic increase in their intake of chickens, particularly roosters. Full Story

    Countless hours spent on a great project
    09/05/2014 07:36 AM EDT - I just got through reading the very nice Groton Fire Station article credited to reporter Karen Riggert. Full Story

    Use of e-cigarettes dangerous, but on rise
    09/05/2014 07:35 AM EDT - As school begins again in Worcester County, I want to remind parents in our area that the tobacco industry continues to produce new and varied nicotine delivery products, like e-cigarettes and vape pens that are sweet, cheap and easy for young people to get. Full Story

    We ask for an apology
    09/05/2014 07:35 AM EDT - On Monday, Aug. 25, at 11 a.m., several of us senior members taking water aerobics at the Shirley Pool, sponsored by the town recreation, showed up for the water exercise session, which is held during the summer every Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Full Story

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  • Man wanted for robbery arrested at Frisbee tourney

    EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — A man wanted for an armed bank robbery in New York eluded authorities for four years until they caught up with him while he played at an ultimate Frisbee tournament in Oregon. Full Story
    (Quantrell Colbert/AP)
    'No Good Deed' slays 'Guardians' at box office

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — An evil Idris Elba and terrified Taraji P. Henson overcame a group of first-rate intergalactic misfits at theaters over the weekend. Full Story
    (Photo by Stefan Gosatti/Getty Images)
    Kanye West calls out fan in wheelchair

    Kim Kardashian’s husband refuses to play until everyone in arena stands & unless they demonstrate a handicap.