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    A chat with Jane and Ray Jackson

    2014 William E. May Endowment Award honorees
    08/22/2014 11:49 AM EDT
    Part 1 in a multi-part story By M.E. Jones Correspondent TOWNSEND -- Thunder, lightning and heavy rain marked a morning drive to Jane and Ray Jackson's home on Blood Road. 
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    Townsend police: Suspect under investigation
    08/21/2014 06:36 AM EDT - TOWNSEND -- Police have identified the driver of a Toyota Prius that was allegedly involved in suspicious activity in the area of Timberlee Park on Aug. Full Story

    AYER NEWS
    Officials considering Berry

    proposal
    AYER -- Parties in the downtown commuter station dispute are one step closer to finding a possible resolution, Rep. Full Story
    HARVARD NEWS
    Officials considering commuter rail plans

    AYER -- Parties in the downtown commuter station dispute are one step closer to finding a possible resolution, Rep. Full Story
    PEPPERELL NEWS
    Pepperell officer credited with

    saving man's life
    PEPPERELL -- Tuesday afternoon, a car rolled through the intersection of Groton and Main streets and came to a rest against Kemp's Service Station. Full Story
     
    MOST RECENT
    A message from Chief Marshall

    08/29/2014 07:34 AM EDT
    TOWNSEND -- With school scheduled to begin Wednesday, Aug. 27, the Townsend Police Department requests that parents and guardians review safety tips, especially with those children beginning at the elementary grade level. 
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    Unitil raises ire with tree trimming
    08/29/2014 07:34 AM EDT - TOWNSEND -- Twenty years ago, Townsend resident Karen DiStasio said she planted a tree in her front yard as a Father's Day gift to her husband. Full Story

    Cultural Council seeks funding proposals
    08/29/2014 07:33 AM EDT - TOWNSEND -- Organizations, schools and individuals can apply for grants that support cultural activities in the community. Full Story

    The harvest is in!
    08/29/2014 07:33 AM EDT - It's a hard job, but someone's got to do it. This time of year, Clayton Ayotte is up every morning around 4:30. Full Story

    Boynton: Lucky to be chief in pivotal time
    08/29/2014 07:33 AM EDT - TOWNSEND -- An unusual thing happened at the Board of Selectmen meeting Aug. 12. The room burst into spontaneous applause. Full Story

    Wm. E. May Endowment Fund Award winners
    08/29/2014 07:33 AM EDT - Part 2 of a 3-part series By M.E. Jones Correspondent TOWNSEND -- Ray Jackson, a U.S. Navy submariner veteran who served on the Council on Aging in town for 20 years, was friendly but reserved at first, as he and wife, Jane, sat and talked with this reporter on their front porch. Full Story

    Match made in heaven at TCC
    08/29/2014 07:32 AM EDT - By Anne O'Connor Correspondent TOWNSEND -- The newest minister in Townsend and his flock just might be a match made in heaven. Full Story

    The Posting Board
    08/29/2014 07:32 AM EDT - Briefs Ballroom Dance Classes Do you love to ballroom dance? Would you like to learn how to ballroom dance? Full Story

    Townsend Rec upcoming classes
    08/29/2014 07:32 AM EDT - Weight Loss and Wellness Challenge Prizes and cash awarded. Whether you are looking for better health, more energy or to lose weight, these classes will teach you better nutrition for life! Full Story

    Child Find
    08/29/2014 07:31 AM EDT - In accordance with Massachusetts Special Education legislation, the North Middlesex Regional School District is making every effort to identify special needs children who may be entitled to an evaluation and specialized educational services. Full Story

    (Peng Peng/AP)
    Actor arrested with Jackie Chan's son released

    BEIJING (AP) — A Taiwanese actor arrested on drug charges along with the son of Hong Kong film star Jackie Chan was released Friday after two weeks in detention, amid a broad anti-drug crackdown in China's capital that has ensnared several celebrities. Full Story