• State House advances for next week - 11/21/2014 05:11 PM EST
  • Big Dig keeps - 11/21/2014 03:05 PM EST
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    Goulden: Ceremony 'small spark in ... flame of freedom'

    11/14/2014 10:31 AM EST
    SHIRLEY -- The first Veterans Day event hosted by the Veterans Events Committee was held Tuesday morning at Whiteley Park, commencing at 11 a. 
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    Big things coming from Ayer Shirley arts
    10/17/2014 10:06 AM EDT - By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com AYER -- Picture this: You've just been released from a psychiatric hospital, and you, along with your spouse, decide to rent a cabin in the woods, whose owner is a creepy farmer. Full Story

    AYER NEWS
    JBOS: All parties to gather on Dec. 18

    By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com SHIRLEY -- On Dec. 18, the Joint Boards of Selectmen will live up to its name. Full Story
    HARVARD NEWS
    Hannaford closure big impact on Loaves & Fishes

    By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com DEVENS -- The Hannaford closure, which will happen at the end of January, is going to hit Loaves and Fishes hard. Full Story
    PEPPERELL NEWS
    Time is now to think about July 4

    PEPPERELL -- Last year, the magic number needed to fund the Fourth of July parade and fireworks was $32,000. Full Story
     
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    JBOS: All parties likely to meet Dec. 18

    11/21/2014 10:28 AM EST
    By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com SHIRLEY -- On Dec. 18, the Joint Boards of Selectmen will live up to its name. 
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    Local coaches help prepare students for life after FLLAC
    11/21/2014 10:29 AM EST - By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com AYER -- Zachary Kuwzewski, 17, is hard at work. He's in the back room at Tiny's, preparing salad, getting it ready for customers. Full Story

    Hannaford closure big impact on L&F
    11/21/2014 10:31 AM EST - By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com DEVENS -- The Hannaford closure, which will happen at the end of January, is going to hit Loaves and Fishes hard. Full Story

    Klimkiewicz: Level-service Tech budget doubtful
    11/21/2014 07:31 AM EST - WESTFORD -- In anticipation of the district's budget formulation process for fiscal 2016, Nashoba Valley Technical School Superintendent Judith Klimkiewicz has laid the groundwork for staff meetings on the subject. Full Story

    Bygone mill lent name to street, pond, park
    11/21/2014 07:32 AM EST - Conclusion of a 3-part seriesB By M.E. Jones Correspondent SHIRLEY -- The dedication of Fredonian Park with its restored pond, new gazebo and nature trails in September 1979 must have entertained the whole neighborhood, featuring a band concert by the renowned 8th Army Band of New England. Full Story

    Different strokes for different towns
    11/21/2014 07:32 AM EST - Health insurance is a major expense for employers and workers. Like other employers, towns are required to offer health insurance and must pay a portion of the monthly premium, at least 50 percent. Full Story

    Shirley police log
    11/21/2014 07:32 AM EST - Monday, Oct.. 27 A.M. 12:16 to 1:31, town-wide, police conducted five building checks, all secure; 12:17, Great Road, road hazard, services rendered; 7:33, Harvard road, animal complaint, services rendered; 8:37, Ayer District Court, police services; 9:49, Great Road and DPW, Fire Dept. Full Story

    The Posting Board
    11/21/2014 07:32 AM EST - Sunday breakfast The Ayer Sportsman's Club will hold a Sunday breakfast through Mother's Day 2015, 8-11 a. Full Story

    Friends of the
    11/20/2014 02:35 PM EST - SHIRLEY -- A wallhanging featuring colorful parrots was hooked by Ingeborg (Inge) Sweeney (1935-2013) and donated to the Friends to raise money for the library. Full Story

    High school project on track and on budget
    11/20/2014 02:12 PM EST - SHIRLEY -- Building Committee Chairman Murray Clark told the ASRSD School Committee Nov., 19 that the high school project is progressing "on time and on budget," which is great news for the school community and both member towns. Full Story

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    Polish town opposes Pooh Bear for unclear gender

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Officials in a Polish town have opposed a proposition to name a playground after Winnie-the-Pooh due to the bear's unclear gender and immodest clothing. Full Story