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

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Girls GROTON-DUNSTABLE League: Mid-Wach B Key Losses: Emily Willson, Allie Demers, Meagan Odell, Sarah Mullins Captains: Julianna Higgins, sr. Full Story
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Groton's Gaye wins scholarship

Malik Gaye of Groton was named an Annika Rodriguez Scholar at Washington University in St. Louis. Gaye, one of 28 Rodriguez Scholars selected this year, is a 2018 graduate of Groton School. Full Story
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Residents complain about rat 'infestation'

SHIRLEY -- Residents in the Valley View and Apple Rock Way area, housing developments off Lancaster Road, have seen rats in their neighborhood recently and are worried there's an "infestation problem," said Janice Mancini, who brought the issue to the selectmen Monday night. Full Story
 
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11 Town Meetings agree: Nashua River is 'Wild and Scenic'

05/21/2018 12:52 PM EDT
It's official: Nashoba Valley residents believe the Nashua, Squannacook and Nissitissit rivers deserve the designation of "Wild and Scenic. 
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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

Energy-efficient monastery is in keeping with Catholic faith
04/23/2018 10:40 AM EDT - HARVARD -- Saint Benedict Center has a brand new boiler powered by wood chips. Full Story

Fruitlands keeps past alive into the future (SLIDESHOW)
10/09/2017 10:27 AM EDT - HARVARD -- For the past 103 years, Fruitlands has been welcoming visitors seeking nature, art and history. Full Story

Cuddle with a cria for Alpaca Farm Days in Harvard
09/18/2017 02:00 PM EDT - HARVARD -- Matthew and Amy Varrell started with just eight alpacas a year ago. After nature took its course and a few more acquisitions, their herd is now up to 16. Full Story

Water weeds, you've met your match
08/14/2017 09:53 AM EDT - Editor's note: This is the latest in The Sun's "Be a Volunteer" series, focusing on people who join community nonprofits. Full Story

35 years after killing, Lowell family seeks answers
06/11/2017 08:28 AM EDT - LOWELL -- Brenda Lacombe was just 19 years old. Her badly beaten and decomposing body was found off Interstate 495 in Harvard in 1982, and no one has been charged with her killing in the 35 years since. Full Story

For peach growers, oh so sweet (VIDEO)
04/28/2017 10:43 AM EDT - Vibrant pink flowers have blossomed on peach trees in orchards across the commonwealth. Full Story

Ducky Wucky Race sparks dreams of world travel
04/11/2017 03:16 PM EDT - HARVARD -- The Rotary Club is asking the public to answer an important question: Where will you go if you win dinner for two anywhere in the world? Full Story

Great Food Walk will help Loaves & Fishes
04/07/2017 11:27 AM EDT - HARVARD -- The 33rd Annual Nashoba GFW ("Great Food Walk") to defeat hunger will be held on Good Friday, April 14, 2017. Full Story