Pepperell coalition seeks answers from utility

09/25/2014 12:44 PM EDT
By Anne O'Connor PEPPERELL -- The Pepperell Homeowners Coalition threw down the gauntlet. 
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Beth DeSombre in concert at Lawrence Library tomorrow
09/19/2014 02:19 PM EDT - Saturday, Sept. 20, 7 p.m. Beth DeSombre sings new songs that spring from old traditions, telling the stories of people and places along life's crooked highways. Full Story

Ayer police log

For Date: 09/22/2014 - Monday Call Number Time Call Reason Action 14-12677 0734 Initiated - TRAFFIC /MOTOR VEH. Full Story
Coming up at Harvard Library

Storytimes Infant Storytime ~ Mother Goose on the Loose (no sign-up) - Ages 0 - 2 and up: Mondays & Thursdays at 10:30, beginning on September 22 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
Medical reserve corps opportunities available

HARVARD -- Making the rounds this summer, Worcester Regional Medical Reserve Corps New England Division leader Lois Luniewicz gave a presentation to selectmen last week to tout the benefits and volunteer opportunities the organization has to offer. Full Story


Pepperell student awarded scholarship

09/26/2014 07:34 AM EDT
The Massachusetts Organization of State Engineers and Scientists (MOSES) awarded Pepperell resident Christopher Carlson, son of MOSES member Jennifer Carlson-Benoit with the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency, the Maurice A. 
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Pepperell police log
09/26/2014 07:34 AM EDT - MONDAY, Sept. 15 A.M. 7:25, vandalism, Main Street; 7:59, traffic control, Chace Avenue; 9:33, medical emergency, transported to hospital, Townsend Street; 11:14, trash dumping, Main Street. Full Story

The Posting Board
09/26/2014 07:34 AM EDT - Saturdays The Pepperell farmers market will be open every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. through Oct. Full Story

Ribbon-cutting to celebrate grand opening of Marianos Ristorante
09/26/2014 07:33 AM EDT - PEPPERELL -- Join the Nashoba Valley Chamber of Commerce and the Pepperell Business Association on Monday, Oct. Full Story

October is Adopt-a-Shelter-Dog Month
09/26/2014 07:33 AM EDT - To honor October as Adopt-a-Shelter-Dog Month, Lawrence Library will host a meet and greet with Greyhound Friends, Inc. Full Story

Community helpers is October theme at Squannacook Early Childhood Center
09/26/2014 07:33 AM EDT - TOWNSEND -- Parents and guardians drove the students to the first day of school at Squannacook Early Childhood Center. Full Story

Sudden death of brother leads to positive pursuit
09/26/2014 07:33 AM EDT - PEPPERELL -- With over 900 pieces of clothing sold in just over a year, the founding fathers of Divine Minds Clothing are living their dream. Full Story

Share the Warmth collecting coats for veterans
09/26/2014 07:33 AM EDT - PEPPERELL -- New England winters can be cold and harsh, but even the mildest weather means donning layers of warm clothing. Full Story

Reformed law being applied unevenly
09/26/2014 07:32 AM EDT - Part 2 in a 3-part series By M.E. Jones Correspondent REGION -- According to news stories and based on limited results from a recent survey of local police departments, interpretation of the new domestic-violence reform law may vary in terms of information printed in police logs and public access to arrest data. Full Story

Drug court gives addicts another chance
09/26/2014 07:32 AM EDT - By Jon Bishop AYER -- Orin Aune and Armand Girouard have both come a long way. Full Story

Reports: China body-searched 10,000 pigeons

BEIJING (AP) — The 10,000 pigeons released in a ceremony Wednesday for China's National Day underwent unusual scrutiny, each having its feathers and anus checked for dangerous materials, state-run media reports said, reflecting government jitters over possible attacks. Full Story
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Review: 'Indian Ink' is witty mockery of Brits

NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Stoppard's witty 1995 play "Indian Ink" takes a romantic look back at India under waning British rule, gently mocking both the British Raj and some of the English-smitten "natives. Full Story