ASRHS band and chorus bring home top trophies

05/18/2018 02:44 PM EDT
AYER -- Members of the Ayer Shirley Regional High School Concert Band and Chorus hit it big recently when they packed up their instruments and music, crammed into a bus and headed for Middletown, New Jersey for the 2018 Music in the Parks Festival at Middletown High School South. 
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Ayer TM OKs seeking another liquor license, water plant upgrade
05/15/2018 11:54 AM EDT - By Mina Corpuz mcorpuz@nashobavalleyvoice.com AYER -- Upgrades for a water-treatment plant to remove contaminants and approval for the town to seek a fourth liquor license were among the 35 articles approved Monday at Town Meeting. 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
Revolutionary find returned to Groton grave (SLIDESHOW)

Grave marker of Joshua Bentley, who aided Paul Revere's ride, found in Arizona
GROTON -- John Raya walked into an Arizona antique shop last year not expecting to find the grave marker belonging to an American Revolutionary War veteran in Massachusetts. Full Story
SHIRLEY NEWS
SHAARP FORUM UPDATES ON OPIOID ISSUE

SHIRLEY -- SHAARP -- Societal Heroin Abuse Awareness Resource Project -- hosted its 3rd annual forum at the Shirley Middle School recently and the program included so much information and insight about addiction, the opioid epidemic and area resources, it was a challenge to take it all in. Full Story
 
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ASRHS band and chorus bring home top trophies

05/18/2018 02:44 PM EDT
AYER -- Members of the Ayer Shirley Regional High School Concert Band and Chorus hit it big recently when they packed up their instruments and music, crammed into a bus and headed for Middletown, New Jersey for the 2018 Music in the Parks Festival at Middletown High School South. 
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Ayer TM OKs seeking another liquor license, water plant upgrade
05/15/2018 11:54 AM EDT - By Mina Corpuz mcorpuz@nashobavalleyvoice.com AYER -- Upgrades for a water-treatment plant to remove contaminants and approval for the town to seek a fourth liquor license were among the 35 articles approved Monday at Town Meeting. Full Story

Lunenburg woman wins Ducky Wucky River Race -- and dinner anywhere in the world
05/14/2018 02:12 PM EDT - HARVARD -- Jo-Anne Poirier of Lunenburg picked the luckiest rubber duck of all -- in fact, it was a 1 in 5,000 shot. Full Story

Run for Education
05/11/2018 02:53 PM EDT - Teachers and students at Page Hilltop Elementary School in Ayer team up to spread the word by wearing various colors of past years' Janis Bresnahan Run for Education 5K T-shirts. Full Story

Ayer heads to Town Meeting on Monday
05/11/2018 02:00 PM EDT - AYER -- A total of 35 articles will be on the warrants for the annual and special Spring Town Meeting. Full Story

ASRHS presents 'You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown'
05/11/2018 01:58 PM EDT - AYER -- Ayer Shirley Regional High School is going nuts this Spring -- PEAnuts, that is. "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown," the Clark Gesner musical based on the comic strip by Charles M. Full Story

Ayer's Jarryd Wick honored at Sage College
05/11/2018 01:37 PM EDT - ALBANY, N.Y. -- The Sage Colleges department of athletics recognized the outstanding performances of the 2017-18 school year with the naming of the athletic award winners for its 15 varsity teams. Full Story

Sandy Pond School project sent to Town Meeting
05/04/2018 02:23 PM EDT - The Ayer CPC (Community Preservation Committee) voted April 4 to send the Sandy Pond School Association's Restoration Project fund application to the May 14 Town Meeting. Full Story

Death on the tracks in Ayer
05/03/2018 01:15 PM EDT - AYER -- A 33-year-old man carrying a bicycle was killed after he was struck by a commuter rail train near the Ayer station Wednesday afternoon, according to MBTA police. Full Story

Ayer teen will host the Walk for Wags
04/26/2018 12:06 PM EDT - WESTFORD -- A senior at Nashoba Valley Technical High School is hosting a Walk for Wags 1-mile walk on Saturday, May 19, starting at 12:30 p. Full Story