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    He got the call, his heart sank

    As marathon nears, MIT officer recalls fallen friend
    04/18/2014 11:16 AM EDT
    PEPPERELL -- On the night of April 18, 2013, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Police Officer Ken Spooner told his friend, Officer Sean Collier, to come up and say hello at the end of his shift. 
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    Dr. Lindermuth employee guilty of embezzlement
    04/18/2014 07:31 AM EDT - By Lisa Redmond MediaNews WOBURN -- A former office manager at a Pepperell veterinary office has been placed on five years probation and must pay $50,000 in restitution after she pleaded guilty to multiple larceny charges. Full Story

    AYER NEWS
    Selectmen candidates sound off on trash pickup, school budget in debate

    AYER -- Selectmen candidates made their first televised appeal to the public on Saturday, filming an hour-long debate scheduled for broadcast on the Ayer Public Access Channel. Full Story
    HARVARD NEWS
    Stow Road carriage house will live again on Rhode Island farm

    HARVARD -- While there are still no interested takers in the barn on Stow Road, the seemingly dilapidated old carriage house across the street will be restored and moved to a farm in Rhode Island. Full Story
    SHIRLEY NEWS
    Final curtain falls on high school auditorium

    AYER -- Director Fran Betlyon opened the last production of the Ayer Shirley Regional High School musical "Footloose" with a stark announcement. Full Story
     
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    He got the call, his heart sank

    As marathon nears, MIT officer recalls fallen friend
    04/18/2014 11:16 AM EDT
    PEPPERELL -- On the night of April 18, 2013, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Police Officer Ken Spooner told his friend, Officer Sean Collier, to come up and say hello at the end of his shift. 
    Full Story
    Override of more than $1 million to go before voters
    04/18/2014 07:32 AM EDT - PEPPERELL -- Officials are close to finalizing budget proposals that will go before voters at annual Town Meeting, including a request for an override of more than $1 million. Full Story

    Dr. Lindermuth employee guilty of embezzlement
    04/18/2014 07:31 AM EDT - By Lisa Redmond MediaNews WOBURN -- A former office manager at a Pepperell veterinary office has been placed on five years probation and must pay $50,000 in restitution after she pleaded guilty to multiple larceny charges. Full Story

    Clerk candidates make their cases for election
    04/18/2014 11:18 AM EDT - PEPPERELL -- The four-way race for Town Clerk dominated the debate at Pepperell's annual candidates' night forum Tuesday, as candidates Debra Durno, Lisa Ferolito, Jennifer Hardy and Anna MacDonald fielded questions on their qualifications. Full Story

    'Our message is yes, you can'
    04/18/2014 11:17 AM EDT - TOWNSEND -- The 2013 Boston Marathon was supposed to be the last for father-and-son team Dick and Rick Hoyt. Full Story

    Pepperell sex offender arrested
    04/18/2014 07:30 AM EDT - By Rick Sobey MediaNews PEPPERELL -- A Level 3 sex offender is being charged with failing to report changes in his sex-offender registration, according to police. Full Story

    "Pepperell has never had a plan"
    04/15/2014 09:58 AM EDT - PEPPERELL -- In March, Pepperell held a Special Town Meeting so voters could allocate $150,000 to put toward mold remediation in the public safety complex. Full Story