Pepperell police log

MONDAY, Sept. 29 A.M. 5:29, motor-vehicle stop, River Road; 7:55, traffic control, Hollis and Elliott streets; 10:43, medical emergency, transported to hospital, Main Street. 
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Pepperell police log
12/10/2013 - Monday, Nov. 25 A.M. 6:38, Townsend Street, motor-vehicle repossession; 7:19, Heald Street and Willow Street, suspicious activity; 7:32, Wheeler Street, assist citizen; 7:56, Foster Street, 911 hang-up; 8:01, Pierce Street, lockout; 11:17, Lowell Street, scam phone calls. Full Story

Be on the lookout: water heaters getting bigger

By Jon Bishop LITTLETON -- Consumers might not know that new federal regulations, which will take effect April 16, will increase the size of water heaters. Full Story
Dinner-Theater Gala goes off without a hitch

HARVARD -- The 26th Annual Dinner-Theater Gala went off without a hitch Saturday night, despite snowfall on both the eve and day of the event. Full Story
Meetinghouse group to launch new fundraiser

SHIRLEY -- Fundraisers the Shirley Meetinghouse Development Committee held over the last couple of years were successful, but fell short of the group's ambitious benchmark, according to longtime board member Robert Adam. Full Story
Who's active in our forests, fields, ponds and streams?

03/27/2015 07:37 AM EDT
NRWA Early Spring Wildlife Workshop GROTON -- Winter is turning to spring, and wildlife is stirring. 
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In Good Taste
03/27/2015 07:37 AM EDT - By Dianne Bunis A light, healthier recipe with warm spices to give it a rich taste, yogurt and baby carrots to keep it moist and soft. Full Story

Devens Regional Household Waste Collection
03/27/2015 07:36 AM EDT - Running out of SPACE? Don't Risk Stockpiling Hazardous Products Devens Regional Household Hazardous Waste Collection April 1, 4 OPEN: First Wednesday and following Saturday, 9 a. Full Story

Regional Calendar
03/27/2015 07:36 AM EDT - FRIDAY, MARCH 27 Jazz concert: The Berklee Concert Jazz Orchestra is performing at the Cronin Auditorium at The Bromfield School, 14 Mass Ave. Full Story

Nashoba Valley Medical Center nurses rally in downtown Ayer
03/27/2015 10:36 AM EDT - By Jon Bishop AYER -- An estimated crowd of 100 to 150 people came to a rally in front of The Billiards Cafe Tuesday evening to offer support for the Nashoba Valley Medical Center nurses, who are in the midst of contract negotiations. Full Story

NM's puck pooch
03/26/2015 09:37 AM EDT - TOWNSEND -- There are many kinds of hockey fans. There are the rowdy ones and the quiet ones. Some even have a wet nose. Full Story

Essential oils: Mankind's first medicine
03/25/2015 10:04 AM EDT - Essential oils have been part of the human story since ancient times. With major and chronic illnesses on the rise and close to $7 trillion a year spent on "managed" health care, it's time to look to nature for our natural healers. Full Story

Alaska police officers corral grazing miniature horses

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Police officers in Alaska's biggest city became wranglers early Friday morning, rounding up a couple of miniature horses that escaped from their corral. Full Story
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Taraji P. Henson apologizes for racial profiling allegation

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actress Taraji P. Henson has apologized to police in the Southern California city of Glendale for accusing an officer of racially profiling her son. Full Story
'The Sopranos' Drea De Matteo loses New York home in explosion

'Modern Family’ actress Sarah Hyland grew up across the street from buildings that burned and collapsed in accident caused by gas and plumbing work.