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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. 
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    Pepperell police log
    06/14/2013 - Monday, June 3 A.M. 7:47, Maple Street, traffic control; 7:49, School Zone, traffic control; 10:27, Chapel Place, fire, auto; 10:46, Main Street, medical emergency; 11:34, Hollis Street, burglar alarm, investigated. Full Story

    AYER NEWS
    Devens Committee shows cold feet

    over JBOS overlay governance idea
    DEVENS -- Members of the Devens Committee expressed frustration at the seemingly repetitive movements of the Joint Boards of Selectmen on an initiative for an overlay governance of the Devens Regional Enterprise Zone. Full Story
    HARVARD NEWS
    BHRA, town reach agreement on use of Bare Hill Pond

    HARVARD -- The Bare Hill Rowing Association and the town have settled on an agreement for the nonprofit's use of the town beach, putting an end to months of debate stemming from concerns of crowding at Bare Hill Pond. Full Story
    SHIRLEY NEWS
    Devens Committee reluctant on overlay governance

    DEVENS -- Members of the Devens Committee expressed frustration at the seemingly repetitive movements of the Joint Boards of Selectmen on an initiative for an overlay governance of the Devens Regional Enterprise Zone. Full Story
     
    COMMUNITY NEWS
    Senior center director to retire after 32 years

    04/23/2014 11:09 AM EDT
    TOWNSEND -- Longtime Senior Center Director Christine Clish is planning to retire this summer after 32 years leading the organization. 
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    $1.8M fed grant to boost Devens
    04/23/2014 08:47 AM EDT - DEVENS -- The final stretch of the Jackson Road reconstruction project will receive a helping hand from the federal government, as the... Full Story

    IN GOOD TASTE
    04/22/2014 10:11 AM EDT - By Dianne Bunis Creamy Low-fat Asparagus Soup Serves 6 Asparagus, a spring vegetable, is a great source of potassium and fiber. Full Story

    He got the call, his heart sank
    04/21/2014 10:29 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

    Military collectors tell tales of discovery
    04/18/2014 10:01 AM EDT - DEVENS -- Come Saturday, April 19, at 1 p.m. to the Fort Devens Museum to hear four collectors of military paraphernalia astound you with what things they have found to bring home. Full Story

    10th annual Janis Bresnahan 5K Run for Education set for May 18
    04/18/2014 07:37 AM EDT - Please join us Sunday May 18, for the 10th annual Janis Bresnahan 5K Run for Education! This year's event will feature a competitive 5K run through Ayer, as well as a 2K, noncompetitive Fun Run and Walk and a Tot Trot for children through age 6. Full Story

    Successful chess tournament for Country Day School team
    04/18/2014 07:37 AM EDT - GROTON -- The Groton Country Day School Chess Team traveled to Sacred Heart School in Gardner on Thursday, March 20, to compete in its second chess tournament of the school year. Full Story

    Indiana cat missing 5 years reunited with owner

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — A cat that went missing five years ago has been reunited with its owner in Indiana thanks to an implanted microchip. Full Story
    Bronze statue of Roger Ebert to be unveiled

    CHICAGO (AP) — Roger Ebert's final blog posting last April ended with his hopeful sign-off, "I'll see you at the movies. Full Story
    Marc Anthony to produce album in English

    MIAMI (AP) — Marc Anthony's latest Spanish-language album 3.0 is a hit, and his single "Vivir mi vida" topped the charts for 18 months. Full Story