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    Two compete for Town Clerk position

    04/17/2014 10:10 AM EDT
    TOWNSEND -- The Town Clerk position is up for grabs in Townsend and two residents are vying for the spot. 
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    Selectman candidates suggest attracting business, controlling finances
    04/18/2014 11:10 AM EDT - TOWNSEND -- Townsend's four selectmen candidates recommended measures ranging from attracting more business to cleaning up the town's natural spaces Wednesday night. Full Story

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    Selectmen candidates sound off on trash pickup, school budget in debate

    AYER -- Selectmen candidates made their first televised appeal to the public on Saturday, filming an hour-long debate scheduled for broadcast on the Ayer Public Access Channel. Full Story
    HARVARD NEWS
    Stow Road carriage house will live again on Rhode Island farm

    HARVARD -- While there are still no interested takers in the barn on Stow Road, the seemingly dilapidated old carriage house across the street will be restored and moved to a farm in Rhode Island. Full Story
    PEPPERELL NEWS
    He got the call, his heart sank

    As marathon nears, MIT officer recalls fallen friend
    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
     
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    Selectman candidates suggest attracting business, controlling finances

    04/18/2014 11:10 AM EDT
    TOWNSEND -- Townsend's four selectmen candidates recommended measures ranging from attracting more business to cleaning up the town's natural spaces Wednesday night. 
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    'Our message is yes, you can'
    04/18/2014 11:07 AM EDT - TOWNSEND -- The 2013 Boston Marathon was supposed to be the last for father-and-son team Dick and Rick Hoyt. Full Story

    BOS, CPC at odds over bylaw change
    04/18/2014 11:00 AM EDT - TOWNSEND -- Selectmen and some members of the Capital Planning Committee are in dispute over a proposal to change the wording of the bylaw governing the Capital Planning Committee. Full Story

    Two compete for Town Clerk position
    04/18/2014 11:09 AM EDT - TOWNSEND -- The Town Clerk position is up for grabs in Townsend and two residents are vying for the spot. Full Story

    Selectmen review Town Meeting warrant
    04/18/2014 07:31 AM EDT - TOWNSEND -- Town Administrator Andrew Sheehan provided an explanation of the warrant articles for the May 6 annual Town Meeting to selectmen April 8. Full Story

    Townsend to offer 24-hour drug drop-off at police station
    04/18/2014 07:31 AM EDT - By Katina Caraganis MediaNews TOWNSEND -- Residents will now have a safe place to drop off their unwanted or expired prescription drugs around the clock, thanks to a partnership between the Police Department and the Middlesex Country District Attorney's Office. Full Story

    Plan for Ashby water link heading to town vote
    04/18/2014 07:31 AM EDT - By Katina Caraganis MediaNews ASHBY -- Selectmen voted Wednesday night to put two articles on the annual Town Meeting warrant that would tie town-owned buildings now being serviced by the Town Common well, which is failing according to state standards, into the elementary school's well. Full Story

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    This GM apologized for cursing out his opponents in front of a large crowd

    TORONTO Raptors general manager Masai Ujiri let loose a profanity about the Brooklyn Nets during a pregame address meant to pump up a group of fans outside Air Canada Centre before Saturday's opening game of the NBA playoffs. Several hundred fans gathered outside the Full Story