AYER NEWS
Page Hilltop fights Harvey damage with donated books

AYER -- After Hurricane Harvey wreaked havoc in Texas earlier this fall, Roger Dooley, of Ayer, wanted to help the community of Portland, Texas, where he grew up. Full Story
PEPPERELL NEWS
Traffic changes increase Railroad Square safety

PEPPERELL -- Railroad Square can be a busy place with a confusing pattern for motor vehicles, head-in angled parking and a rail trail crossing. Full Story
GROTON NEWS
Groton's Beth Lindstrom formally announces U.S. Senate run against Elizabeth Warren

BOSTON -- Groton resident Beth Lindstrom, who has a long history within the state's Republican Party, formally announced her candidacy for U. Full Story
TOWNSEND NEWS
After months of tumult, new police chief in Townsend

TOWNSEND -- After months of turmoil gripped the Police Department, officials struck a celebratory tone Tuesday night as the new chief and deputy were sworn in at formal ceremony. Full Story
LIFESTYLES
A dose of common sense: Get that flu shot

LOWELL -- It's that time of year again. Flu season is upon us. While some are wary of needles and the influenza vaccination, health care professionals encourage the shot for a number of reasons. Full Story

 
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TOWNSEND -- More than 100 residents lined Main Street Saturday morning in support of Police Chief Robert Eaton, who was placed on leave Friday night after blasting a town investigation into Police Department employees.   Full Story