• Campaign Notebook - 08/29/2014 11:54 AM EDT
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    Pepperell officer credited with

    saving man's life
    08/29/2014 10:03 AM EDT
    PEPPERELL -- Tuesday afternoon, a car rolled through the intersection of Groton and Main streets and came to a rest against Kemp's Service Station. 
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    FinCom urges residents to attend special Town Meeting on Sept. 2
    08/25/2014 10:45 AM EDT - PEPPERELL -- The Finance Committee met Aug. 14 and discussed ways to advertise the special Town Meeting on Sept. Full Story

    AYER NEWS
    No action on curbside trash pick-up

    Hillman reports a phoned-in threat
    AYER -- Selectmen approved a recommendation from the curbside solid-waste-collection working group to table the implementation of curbside trash collection. Full Story
    HARVARD NEWS
    BOS passes on Lawton land, opens door to HCT

    HARVARD -- Selectmen voted to exercise the town's right-of-first-refusal for the Lawton property on Littleton Road and to cede its purchase option to the Harvard Conservation Trust. Full Story
    SHIRLEY NEWS
    Shirley Chief Thomas Goulden sworn in

    More aggressive schedule for tax scofflaws
    SHIRLEY -- In a fast moving meeting, selectmen ran through a number of issues led off by the swearing in of the town's new chief of police. Full Story
     
    MOST RECENT
    Traffic patterns for new high school firmed up

    08/29/2014 07:32 AM EDT
    TOWNSEND -- Every morning and afternoon, hundreds of students, teachers and others arrive and depart from the high school. 
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    NM retiree benefits fund in good shape
    08/29/2014 07:33 AM EDT - TOWNSEND -- When it comes to funding retiree benefits, the North Middlesex Regional School District is in good shape. Full Story

    Summer playground ends another fun session
    08/29/2014 07:33 AM EDT - PEPPERELL -- The Pepperell playground ended its summer program last Friday with a student and parent dodgeball game and donuts and munchkins donated by the local Dunkin' Donuts. Full Story

    Fly-casting contest, no water or fish
    08/29/2014 10:04 AM EDT - PEPPERELL -- Summer is not the best time to catch trout. Streams are dry and the coldwater fish do not thrive in the warmer water. Full Story

    Child Find
    08/29/2014 07:33 AM EDT - In accordance with Massachusetts Special Education legislation, the North Middlesex Regional School District is making every effort to identify special needs children who may be entitled to an evaluation and specialized educational services. Full Story

    Pepperell police log
    08/29/2014 07:32 AM EDT - MONDAY, Aug. 18 A.M. 12:53, suspicious activity, Nashua Road; 8:49, traffic control, Tarbell Street; 9:34, motor-vehicle lockout residence, River Road; 10:34, medical emergency, transported to hospital, Tarbell Street; P. Full Story

    The Posting Board
    08/29/2014 07:31 AM EDT - Calendar Saturdays The Pepperell farmers market will be open every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p. Full Story

    FinCom urges residents to attend special Town Meeting on Sept. 2
    08/25/2014 10:45 AM EDT - PEPPERELL -- The Finance Committee met Aug. 14 and discussed ways to advertise the special Town Meeting on Sept. Full Story

    Boston skydiver dies in Pepperell
    08/22/2014 07:33 AM EDT - MediaNews report PEPPERELL -- A 37-year-old Boston man was killed in a skydiving accident at Skydive Pepperell on Sunday morning, but published reports indicate the man's parachute had opened. Full Story

    Business owners unite against pipeline
    08/22/2014 07:34 AM EDT - PEPPERELL -- Wednesday's rain did little to stop a crowd of more than 40 people from gathering at Pepperell Family Pharmacy to unveil the list of about 100 local businesses that endorse the Stop the Pipeline campaign. Full Story

    Police: Utah suspect swallows stolen ring

    OREM, Utah (AP) — Two people were arrested on suspicion of felony theft after police said one of them swallowed a stolen ring in an attempt to hide it. Full Story
    (Andrew Medichini/AP)
    VENICE WATCH: McDormand hails female stories

    VENICE, Italy (AP) — The Venice Film Festival is bringing 11 days of red carpet premieres, innovative movies and Hollywood glamour to the Italian city. Full Story