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-Dunstable Robotics team seeks mentors for 2017 competition

GROTON -- The Groton Dunstable High School Robotics team, fondly known as "The Robotomies," is gearing up for the 2017 FIRST Robotics FIRST Steamworks competitions for 2017. Full Story
Shirley selectmen file motion to block recall effort

Argue petition improperly issued by clerk
SHIRLEY -- A motion has been filed in Middlesex Superior Court to prevent the recall of two selectmen because they believe the recall petition was improperly issued by the town clerk. Full Story
Ayer District Court swears-in three probation employees

12/02/2016 10:43 AM EST
AYER -- Three Ayer District Court Probation employees were sworn in before an audience of friends, family and colleagues at a courthouse ceremony on Friday, Oct. 
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Ayer police seek leads in Subway robbery
11/30/2016 10:14 AM EST - By Anne O'Connor aoconnor@nashobavalleyvoice.com AYER -- Police are asking for help following a reported armed robbery at a local restaurant. Full Story

Careless smoking likely ignited Ayer fire
11/29/2016 11:15 AM EST - AYER - A fire that displaced four families from their apartment building on Monday evening was likely caused by a cigarette, officials said. Full Story

Holiday spirit will come to (candle)light in downtown Ayer
11/29/2016 11:25 AM EST - AYER -- Two thousand candles will parade through downtown in the first Main Street Community Candlelight Stroll, which will culminate in a tree-lighting in front of Town Hall. Full Story

Ayer Nashoba Tech senior grabs theater scholarship
11/28/2016 01:11 PM EST - WESTFORD -- When Rheanna Early, a senior at Nashoba Valley Technical High School, attended the recent New England Theatre Conference "Theatre Is Alive! Full Story

Ayer Police toy drive helps parents shop for their kids
11/25/2016 10:23 AM EST - By Anne O'Connor aoconnor@nashoba valleyvoice.com AYER -- For years, the annual Ayer Police Holiday Toy Drive has meant a huge number of gifts for patrons of Loaves and Fishes. Full Story

Ayer receives $8,000 for mattress recycling, food waste
11/23/2016 10:13 AM EST - AYER -- The town was awarded a total of $8,000 in grants from MassDEP to boost Ayer's mattress recycling program and food waste management. Full Story

Like the new seats in the Ayer Shirley High auditorium? You can adopt them.
11/22/2016 12:20 PM EST - AYER -- You can take a seat in the Ayer Shirley Regional High School auditorium at any time. This holiday season, you can even adopt it -- forever. Full Story

Bearded, with badges, for a very good cause
11/16/2016 05:15 PM EST - By Anne O'Connor aoconnor@nashoba valleyvoice.com Does that police officer behind the wheel of the cruiser seem a bit scruffy? Full Story

Depot Square building coming down in Ayer to pave way for increased parking
11/17/2016 02:05 PM EST - AYER -- The town's most-recently purchased building is coming down. Full Story