St. Andrew's pair trained as Stephen Leaders

02/16/2018 11:45 AM EST
AYER -- Two members of St. Andrew's Episcopal Church were among 245 pastors and congregation leaders at a Stephen Series Leader's Training Course (LTC) held from February 4-10 in Anaheim, CA. 
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Donations for Puerto Rico took a detour, but are now helping hurricane survivors
02/15/2018 11:43 AM EST - AYER -- More than three months after students with special education needs and members of the community collected boxes of supplies to send to Puerto Rico, the donations will be given to Hurricane Maria victims on the island and those resettling in the Leominster area. 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
Next stop for G-D Chamber Choir: Carnegie Hall

GROTON -- The award-winning Groton-Dunstable Regional High School Chamber Choir has been chosen to perform at Carnegie Hall with renowned composer and conductor Eric Whitacre. Full Story
SHIRLEY NEWS
Shirley police name Joseph Santiago detective

SHIRLEY -- There's a new police detective in town. But Joseph Santiago is no newcomer. Hired as a reserve officer by the former police chief in June, 2015 and later appointed as a full time patrol officer, Santiago -- who is not related to Shirley Police Chief Samuel Santiago -- came up through the ranks. Full Story
 
MOST RECENT
Weight loss easier with doctor's help

02/16/2018 12:15 PM EST
AYER -- Losing weight can be hard, but doctors at Nashoba Valley Medical Center want to help. Staying motivated and setting realistic goals are key. 
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Hammer attack has Ayer man facing charges
02/16/2018 12:02 PM EST - AYER -- An Ayer man who allegedly used a small hammer to hit a man multiple times on the head was deemed a public threat and ordered held Tuesday afternoon in Ayer District Court. Full Story

St. Andrew's pair trained as Stephen Leaders
02/16/2018 11:45 AM EST - AYER -- Two members of St. Andrew's Episcopal Church were among 245 pastors and congregation leaders at a Stephen Series Leader's Training Course (LTC) held from February 4-10 in Anaheim, CA. Full Story

Donations for Puerto Rico took a detour, but are now helping hurricane survivors
02/15/2018 11:43 AM EST - AYER -- More than three months after students with special education needs and members of the community collected boxes of supplies to send to Puerto Rico, the donations will be given to Hurricane Maria victims on the island and those resettling in the Leominster area. Full Story

Ayer Shirley seeks to be robot overlords
02/09/2018 03:10 PM EST - AYER -- On January 6, the 80-plus members of Ayer Shirley's FIRST Robotics team packed their high school STEM room for the livestream reveal of the 2018 challenge for the international FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC). Full Story

Ayer thanks Holiday Lights sponsors
02/09/2018 02:45 PM EST - AYER -- Town Administrator Robert A. Pontbriand welcomed the Premiere Sponsors of the 2017 Holiday Lights Display last week at Ayer Town Hall. Full Story

Tingle's campaign of Humor for Humanity
02/06/2018 08:02 AM EST - AYER - Comedy and Massachusetts politics may seem like entirely different worlds, but comedian Jimmy Tingle doesn't see it that way. Full Story

Host families wanted in Ayer, Shirley
02/02/2018 02:29 PM EST - AYER -- Host families are needed for international students who will attend Ayer Shirley Regional High School during the school year. Full Story

Residents will direct Ayer development
02/02/2018 02:32 PM EST - AYER -- Town development officials will set up a studio to give residents the chance to meet others from the community and exchange ideas about what kind of development they want to see. Full Story

Ayer Library helps Boston Bruins with pajama drive
02/01/2018 10:57 AM EST - By Mina Corpuz mcorpuz@nashobavalleyvoice.com AYER -- The Ayer Library is gearing up to help the Boston Bruins collect 15,000 pairs of pajamas for children and teens in need. Full Story