North Middlesex hockey hasn't missed a beat

01/28/2015 06:50 AM EST
When the North Middlesex Regional ice hockey team made the jump from Division 3A state champion to Division 3 this winter, head coach Mike McCarthy didn't quite know how his team would handle the elevated competition. 
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Panthers rally late to down Lunenburg
01/30/2015 07:35 AM EST - AYER -- Time is of the essence. Ayer Shirley trailed Lunenburg by 12 points with six minutes left in the game, but just when a comeback looked like a pipe dream, the Panthers found new life. Full Story

Historical Comm. sees significance

in old fire station
By Jon Bishop AYER -- There is significance to the former Central Fire Station, which is located at 14 Washington St. Full Story
Warren: Add-on alternates should include elevator

HARVARD -- Speaking during the public comment period of the selectmen's meeting last week, retired fire chief and former selectman Peter Warren said the board's decision to install a lift for access to the second floor of Town Hall rather than a full elevator as part of the building's renovation is a mistake, despite the money it will save. Full Story
New policy: NMRHS unavailable to school clubs after 4:30 p.m.

TOWNSEND -- A new policy governing use of the high school building after school hours has drawn the ire of parents. Full Story
Aaron Hernandez charged in 2 more shooting deaths

05/15/2014 06:09 PM EDT
BOSTON - Aaron Hernandez ambushed and shot to death two men after a chance encounter inside a Boston nightclub, prosecutors said Thursday as they announced new murder charges against the former NFL star, who was already awaiting trial in another shooting death. 
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AUTO RACING: Indy 500 field packs powerful punch
05/15/2014 06:09 PM EDT - Six former winners and series champions representing nearly every major form of motorsports are among the drivers named to the entries filed for the 98th Running of the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race, scheduled for Sunday, May 25, at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Full Story

McCAFFERY: No suspense this year, Phillies must be sellers
05/15/2014 06:08 PM EDT - PHILADELPHIA - Sellers.There. In May, not July. Already.Sellers. That's what the Phillies should be, long before the question will rage on the talk shows and in the papers. Full Story

LIVE: Follow tonight's PAC-10 softball final
05/15/2014 06:06 PM EDT - Follow along in the window above as we Tweet live from tonight's PAC-10 softball title game between Owen J. Full Story

Cleveland Gladiatgors' Marrio Norman voted Arena Football League Week 9 MVP
05/15/2014 06:03 PM EDT - Cleveland Gladiators defensive back Marrio Norman has been voted AFL MVP for Week 9 Norman, (6-foot-1, 205 pounds and a product of Coastal Carolina, had 5. Full Story

Cleveland Browns sign receivers Miles Austin, Earl Bennett
05/15/2014 06:03 PM EDT - Loosen the tourniquet. General manager Ray Farmer has stemmed the blood flow at wide receiver for the Browns. Full Story

Suspicious package at NYC bus station filled with 1K condoms

NEW YORK (AP) — Police say a suspicious package left behind a concrete barrier of a New York City bus station didn't contain any explosives but did have some unexpected contents — 1,000 individually packaged condoms for both men and women. Full Story
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'Me and Earl and the Dying Girl' sweeps Sundance Awards

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Sundance breakout "Me and Earl and the Dying Girl," a quirky, heartfelt story about a pair of high school film-lovers who befriend a girl with cancer, won both the U. Full Story