Experience the Nativity -- around the world

St. Andrew's will display 475 creche scenes from Ayer resident's personal collection
12/11/2017 09:44 AM EST
AYER -- Nativities from around the world will be on display at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church this weekend, continuing a 17-year tradition started by a member of the congregation, Carolyn Smith, who owns the 475-piece collection. 
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Rotary gifts students with the power of words: Dictionaries
12/08/2017 01:40 PM EST - Third-grade students in Ayer, Shirley and Harvard recently received dictionaries from the Rotary Club of Ayer, Harvard, Shirley and Devens. 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
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BYOB on the menu? They're toasting

GROTON -- Pete and Therese Braudis walked into the Groton Market on a frigid Friday evening and asked the clerk for a recommendation. Full Story
SHIRLEY NEWS
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Garvin gives notice in Shirley, will become Belmont town administrator

SHIRLEY -- Town Administrator Patrice Garvin will leave Shirley next month to become town administrator in Belmont, a step up into a larger town that features a significant raise. Full Story
 
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Experience the Nativity -- around the world

St. Andrew's will display 475 creche scenes from Ayer resident's personal collection
12/11/2017 09:44 AM EST
AYER -- Nativities from around the world will be on display at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church this weekend, continuing a 17-year tradition started by a member of the congregation, Carolyn Smith, who owns the 475-piece collection. 
Full Story
Rotary gifts students with the power of words: Dictionaries
12/08/2017 01:40 PM EST - Third-grade students in Ayer, Shirley and Harvard recently received dictionaries from the Rotary Club of Ayer, Harvard, Shirley and Devens. Full Story

Rotary gift answers the question: What's the longest word?
12/05/2017 04:06 PM EST - Third-grade students in Ayer, Shirley and Harvard recently received dictionaries from the Rotary Club of Ayer, Harvard, Shirley and Devens. Full Story

Shirley residents at marijuana forum: Keep facilities away from downtown
12/01/2017 02:50 PM EST - SHIRLEY -- A small but engaged audience turned out for a Planning Board forum on whether marijuana facilities -- medical, recreational or both -- should be allowed in town. Full Story

Ayer voters approve limit on marijuana retailers
11/29/2017 06:42 AM EST - AYER -- Voters have agreed with last month's vote by town officials calling for no more than one marijuana retailer setting up shop in town. Full Story

Ayer Shirley Regional High School First Term Honor Roll
11/26/2017 06:35 AM EST - Principal's List SENIORS: William Doyle, Kelsie McAllister and Michele Woodland. JUNIORS: Julia Adams, Kelsey Bozek, Emily Hernandez, Danielle Jean and Dane Santos. Full Story

Ayer's Palumbo will play ice hockey and field hockey at UNH next year
11/24/2017 02:13 PM EST - EASTHAMPTON -- Victoria Palumbo, of Ayer, signed a National Letter of Intent to attend the Division 1 University of New Hampshire, where she plans to play ice hockey and field hockey, during a Nov. Full Story

Downtown Ayer will light up for the holidays
11/24/2017 02:33 PM EST - AYER -- When downtown lights up for the annual Main Street Candlelight Stroll, it looks like a scene from a Christmas movie. Full Story

DEEP-FRIED TURKEY PERFECTED IN AYER (VIDEO)
11/22/2017 09:29 AM EST - AYER -- Nothing says family like a big, sit-down meal. Full Story

ZONING IS ON NEW AYER PLANNER'S MIND
11/17/2017 02:58 PM EST - AYER -- The new town planner has two main goals: improving the built-up areas of town and overseeing what happens in the more rural areas. Full Story