Cleaner water in Ayer starts with rain gardens

06/16/2017 12:12 PM EDT
AYER -- Some fancy-sounding things are in the works that will remove nasty stuff from rainwater and slow down the amount of pollution ending up in the ponds. 
Full Story
Two slightly injured in Ayer crash
06/09/2017 01:01 PM EDT - AYER -- Two drivers suffered non life-threatening injuries in a crash on West Main Street, according to police. Full Story

HARVARD NEWS
Harvard Schools Trust plans gala

HARVARD -- The Harvard Schools Trust Gala Committee met recently at Markoh's on Main Street in Ayer to kick off planning for the 27th Spring Dinner-Theater Gala, which will take place March 12 at Cronin Auditorium. Full Story
GROTON NEWS
DA donates drug collection box

GROTON -- District Attorney Marian Ryan recently addressed about 100 seniors at the annual Groton Senior Picnic District Attorney to educate them on the risks of the opioid epidemic, and donated a drug collection box to for proper disposal of unwanted and unused prescription medication. Full Story
SHIRLEY NEWS
Benson will discuss carbon-pricing bill at Shirley forum

SHIRLEY -- The Shirley, Ayer, Lunenburg, and Littleton Democratic Town Committees and the Indivisible Groton Area StateWatch Committee are holding a public forum with 37th Middlesex District Representative Jennifer Benson on June 29, 7 to 8:30 p. Full Story
 
MOST RECENT
Jailed Ayer man accused of dealing drugs

06/15/2017 09:58 AM EDT
AYER -- A 33-year-old Ayer man investigated for allegedly dealing drugs inside the Worcester County House of Correction is facing firearms charges after a letter he wrote to his girlfriend led police to a gun he allegedly stashed in Ayer, according 
Full Story
Melpignano named new manager of Ayer Public Access
06/16/2017 11:44 AM EDT - AYER -- David Melpignano of Groton is the new Public Access Manager for the Ayer Public Access Corporation. Full Story

Cleaner water in Ayer starts with rain gardens
06/16/2017 12:12 PM EDT - AYER -- Some fancy-sounding things are in the works that will remove nasty stuff from rainwater and slow down the amount of pollution ending up in the ponds. Full Story

Two slightly injured in Ayer crash
06/09/2017 01:01 PM EDT - AYER -- Two drivers suffered non life-threatening injuries in a crash on West Main Street, according to police. Full Story

Ayer MWCC student is a Nieman winner
06/09/2017 12:25 PM EDT - GARDNER -- Mount Wachusett Community College Student Jana Murphy of Ayer has been recognized for her commitment to serving others by being named one of Campus Compact's national 2017 Newman Civic Fellows Award winners. Full Story

Video shows two breaking into Ayer gas station ATM with blowtorch (VIDEO)
06/06/2017 10:25 AM EDT - AYER -- Police are searching for two suspects who allegedly broke into a gas station late Saturday night and cut into an ATM with what appeared to be a blowtorch. Full Story

Shirley Hoe Down is Saturday
05/31/2017 01:22 PM EDT - SHIRLEY -- The annual Shirley Hoe Down will kick off the summer season on Saturday from 11a.m. to 5 p. Full Story

Public invited to help finalize Shirley's Master Plan
05/30/2017 07:34 PM EDT - SHIRLEY -- The public is invited to provide input on the draft of the 2017 Shirley Master Plan at a workshop sponsored by the Shirley Planning Board. Full Story

Ayer's Sandy Pond School gains historic register status
06/02/2017 12:08 PM EDT - AYER -- A one-room schoolhouse built in 1868 is one of the newest additions to the National Register of Historic Places, added in May. Full Story

Two join Nashoba Valley's Geriatric Psychiatry center
05/26/2017 10:50 AM EDT - AYER -- Nashoba Valley Medical Center's Garvin Center for Geriatric Psychiatry recently welcomed Executive Program Director Andrew Tarasuk, LICSW, and Nurse Manager Jennifer Ramirez, RN, BSN, to its medical staff. Full Story