Harvard Schools Trust plans gala

01/15/2016 07:54 AM EST
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. 
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Harvard Flea Market boasts record turnout
10/13/2015 03:05 PM EDT - HARVARD -- The League of Women Voters and Harvard Schools Trust announced that more than 4,000 people attended the 44th annual flea market over the Columbus Day Weekend. Full Story

Ayer Shirley students already on road to science careers

Ayer Shirley Regional High School students Shaizee Valentin-Feliciano and Jacob Miska come from disparate backgrounds but they have much in common. Full Story
Groton home badly damaged in fire

GROTON -- A North Street home was badly damaged during a two-alarm fire that broke out in the basement Thursday afternoon, leaving its lone resident displaced, officials said. Full Story
Injunction denied: Shirley recall election will go on

LOWELL -- A superior court judge on Thursday denied a preliminary injunction that was a last-ditch legal effort to thwart the recall election of two Shirley selectmen at the end of the month. Full Story
Swastikas, racist graffiti found at Bromfield School

11/25/2016 04:08 PM EST
HARVARD -- Police were notified Friday morning that a rock in front of The Bromfield School in Harvard was vandalized with swastikas and other offensive vandalism. 
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Bromfield will compete on 'High School Quiz Show'
11/22/2016 10:31 AM EST - HARVARD -- Bromfield High School is moving on to compete on Season 8 of WGBH's High School Quiz Show. Full Story

Super Town Meeting approves Devens rezoning
10/25/2016 10:39 AM EDT - By Anne O'Connor aoconnor@nashobavalleyvoice.com DEVENS -- A zoning change in Devens requested by MassDevelopment passed in all three towns during a Super Town Meeting Monday night. Full Story

Celebrate National Alpaca Days at the new Harvard Alpaca Ranch
09/19/2016 03:49 PM EDT - HARVARD -- Matthew and Amy Varrell had a dream -- and it was full of alpacas. On Saturday and Sunday, 10 a. Full Story

Civil War coming to Harvard
06/03/2016 07:55 AM EDT - HARVARD -- The town of Harvard will host a living history event on the town common. The 28th Massachusetts Regiment will stage a living history encampment from Friday through Sunday. Full Story

Local peach crop is the pits this year
05/16/2016 10:17 AM EDT - For brothers Frank and Bruce Carlson, owners of Carlson Orchards in Harvard, the damage their peach crop sustained after February's cold snap is unlike anything they've seen in decades. Full Story

Groton woman wins dinner anywhere in the world -- thanks to a rubber duck
05/09/2016 02:10 PM EDT - HARVARD -- The winner of the Ayer Rotary Club's 26th Annual Ducky Wucky River Race was Mary Jennings of Groton, who now has the enviable task of deciding where to travel when she collects the grand prize of dinner for two anywhere in the world. Full Story

Ayer Rotary Club readying for rubber ducky race
04/27/2016 12:05 PM EDT - HARVARD (AP) -- A rotary club in a small Massachusetts town of 6,000 residents is gearing up for its annual rubber ducky race where the winner's prize is a free dinner for two anywhere in the world. Full Story

Do you have your duck for the Ducky Wucky River Race?
04/12/2016 10:58 AM EDT - HARVARD -- The date for the famous Ducky Wucky River Race is set for May 7 and one lucky duck will win the grand prize of dinner for two anywhere in the world. Full Story

Bromfield School spotlights mental illness
04/04/2016 01:11 PM EDT - HARVARD -- The Bromfield School will host a photo-text exhibit and speaker series spotlighting mental illness later this month. Full Story