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Nashoba valleyTowns come prepared

With rising chemical levels reported, towns reiterate treatment options
07/17/2019 11:09 AM EDT
AYER — Over a year after first discovering traces of chemical compounds in public water wells, the town is coming closer to buckling down and removing the chemicals from public drinking water. 
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St. Andrew's to hold blessing of animals Sunday
06/14/2019 02:15 PM EDT - AYER — St. Andrew's Episcopal Church will hold its Blessing of the Animals on Sunday, June 16. 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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GROTON-TOWNSENDRail trail gets state boost

Baker-Polito Administration announces grants for 71 state projects
GROTON - Governor Charlie Baker and Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito announced last week that public trails in over 70 towns - including Groton and Townsend - will have improvement projects funded thanks to $5 million in MassTrails Grants. Full Story
SHIRLEY NEWS
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103-year-old donates journal, lettersResident's memoir offers window to Shirley's past

SHIRLEY — Letters, journals, memoirs, vintage family albums offer glimpses into bygone eras that public records alone can't provide. Full Story
 
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(Jon Winkler / Nashoba Valley Voice)
Nashoba valleyTowns come prepared

With rising chemical levels reported, towns reiterate treatment options
07/17/2019 11:09 AM EDT
AYER — Over a year after first discovering traces of chemical compounds in public water wells, the town is coming closer to buckling down and removing the chemicals from public drinking water. 
Full Story
Police: Ayer victim stabbed 15 to 20 times in Worcester bar
07/05/2019 12:30 PM EDT - A 31-year-old woman who came to her first book club meeting at a Worcester restaurant was tracked down and allegedly killed by her ex boyfriend — who police say stabbed her up to 20 times. Full Story

Tour Ayer's Ice House Dam
07/05/2019 11:30 AM EDT - AYER —The story of the Nashua River and local business and industry have been intertwined for centuries. Full Story

Ayer pair arrested on drug charges in Fitchburg, again
06/27/2019 09:59 AM EDT - FITCHBURG — Only 11 days after being arrested on drug charges when police executed a search warrant on a camper parked on Snow Street and found illegal narcotics, the same two suspects are facing identical charges, again, after police Full Story

Ayer Shirley Regional High School Class of 2019
06/14/2019 02:32 PM EDT - Andre Reed John Aaronson, Julia Marie Adams, Nicholas Matthew Alessandri, Rachel Marie Arsenault, Nathan Bradly Ashe Hollis Jane Babineau, Leandro Henrique Barretta, Haisam Bashir, Adeline Rose Becker, Matthew Robert Blood, Katie Marie Bokum, Chassity Penelope Boo, Kelsey May Bozek, Cameron David Breault, Collin Robert Breault, John Withrow Full Story

Ayer TM approves pot zoning bylaw
06/14/2019 02:31 PM EDT - AYER — Zoning regulations for marijuana establishments and future building developments on Park Street were set in stone on Monday night. Full Story

St. Andrew's to hold blessing of animals Sunday
06/14/2019 02:15 PM EDT - AYER — St. Andrew's Episcopal Church will hold its Blessing of the Animals on Sunday, June 16. Full Story

Capt. Marty Scott honored
06/07/2019 02:34 PM EDT - AYER — In celebration of National Emergency Medical Services week, Steward Health Care hosted the third annual "EMS Stewards of the Community" award ceremony on May 20 at the Tirrell Room in Quincy. Full Story

Double zoning amendment up for vote
06/07/2019 02:39 PM EDT - AYER - Two high profile topics will come before residents when they convene in a special town meeting Monday: pot and downtown development, Specifically, residents will be asked whether or not the town should amend its zoning bylaws on two different subjects: marijuana businesses and the rules of development downtown. Full Story

Nash Tech names Student, Athlete of the Month
05/31/2019 02:24 PM EDT - WESTFORD — Nashoba Valley Technical High School has selected two students for its April Student of the Month and Athlete of the Month honors. Full Story