(Julia Malakie)
By day, Ayer man waits for a kidney. At night, a machine takes over.

04/19/2018 11:17 AM EDT
AYER -- Less than a year ago, Bill Blocher felt nauseous, weak, and found it difficult to walk. 
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Ayer Shirley's Robotics Team earns award for creativity
04/06/2018 10:34 AM EDT - AYER -- Ayer Shirley Regional School District's FIRST Robotics team Andromeda One (FRC 4905) had a successful competition at the North Shore New England District event in Reading, on the weekend of March 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
GDRHS Chamber Choir fills Carnegie Hall with music

GROTON -- The award-winning Groton-Dunstable Regional High School Chamber Choir returned recently from New York City, where they joined with about 200 other singers from around the world to perform the music of renowned composer Eric Whitacre, under Whitacre's direction. Full Story
SHIRLEY NEWS
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Shirley joins federal opioid lawsuit

SHIRLEY -- The Selectmen on Monday night agreed to join 80 other municipalities across the Commonwealth in a Federal lawsuit versus three major pharmaceutical firms that seeks damages related to the opioid epidemic, including the cost of increased medical and emergency services and the drug Narcan, administered to reverse the effects of an Full Story
 
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(Julia Malakie)
By day, Ayer man waits for a kidney. At night, a machine takes over.

04/19/2018 11:17 AM EDT
AYER -- Less than a year ago, Bill Blocher felt nauseous, weak, and found it difficult to walk. 
Full Story
Escape room concept hits the road
04/13/2018 01:42 PM EDT - By Mina Corpuz mcorpuz@nashoba valleyvoice.com AYER -- Inside Walter Miska's trailer lies an adventure. Full Story

Regional Calendar
04/13/2018 01:17 PM EDT - 14 Amethyst Chamber Ensemble: Debut concert at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church in Ayer, 7 p.m., exploring a range of vocal and instrumental chamber works with a flexible and accomplished roster of artists. Full Story

ComCom works to keep Shirley residents informed of events
04/12/2018 04:32 PM EDT - SHIRLEY -- The one-year-old Communications Committee delivered its first report to the selectmen Monday night, updating them on its progress and asking for guidance on its purview. Full Story

Shirley forum will discuss 'peaceful passage' at home
04/06/2018 02:54 PM EDT - SHIRLEY -- The next Community Forum at Trinity Chapel will introduce the topic of creating a peaceful passage for your loved one at home. Full Story

Ayer Shirley's Robotics Team earns award for creativity
04/06/2018 10:34 AM EDT - AYER -- Ayer Shirley Regional School District's FIRST Robotics team Andromeda One (FRC 4905) had a successful competition at the North Shore New England District event in Reading, on the weekend of March 16. Full Story

Ayer business damaged in accident
04/03/2018 12:07 PM EDT - AYER -- A downtown gift shop was damaged on Tuesday morning when it was struck by a car. From the Heart of Ayer, at 61 Main St. Full Story

'Wild and Scenic' hearings set
04/05/2018 02:56 PM EDT - This year at Annual Town Meeting, voters in nine Massachusetts riverfront communities will take up the topic of the Nashua, Squannacook, and Nissitissit Rivers, and their possible designation as a "Wild and Scenic Rivers. Full Story

Regional Calendar
03/30/2018 11:58 AM EDT - March 30 Good Friday: 12:30 p.m., Union Congregational Church, 218 Main Street, Groton. Stations of the Cross: St. Full Story

2ND SPOT EYED FOR AYER RETAIL MARIJUANA
03/30/2018 02:53 PM EDT - AYER -- Central Ave. Compassionate Care, Inc. -- the only medical marijuana dispensary in the Nashoba Valley -- is on track to begin adult-use sales in town. Full Story