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    Second shooting on Blossom Street'This is getting too scary'

    Victim in Thursday night's Fitchburg homicide identified
    07/16/2019 10:12 AM EDT
    FITCHBURG —Police on Monday were investigating the second shooting in less than a week on lower Blossom Street and whether the gun-violence incidents are related. 
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    Town's oldest resident celebrates 100th birthday
    07/12/2019 11:51 AM EDT - DUNSTABLE — Surrounded by family members and a sunny spring day, Susan McGovern toasted to a whole century of life in celebrating her 100th birthday on April 7, becoming the town's oldest resident. Full Story

    Rocco Longo, former Billerica, Shirley town manager, passes away
    07/09/2019 10:46 AM EDT - SHIRLEY — Rocco Longo, a well-known municipal manager who worked in Billerica and later Shirley, died Sunday after a brief illness. Full Story

    Police: Ayer victim stabbed 15 to 20 times in Worcester bar
    07/05/2019 12:30 PM EDT - A 31-year-old woman who came to her first book club meeting at a Worcester restaurant was tracked down and allegedly killed by her ex boyfriend — who police say stabbed her up to 20 times. Full Story

    Utility poles in Pepperell felled in separate accidents just 30 miniutes apart
    07/05/2019 11:26 AM EDT - PEPPERELL — Two utility poles were knocked down in two unrelated motor vehicle accidents within a 30-minute span off Route 119 near the Groton town line Tuesday morning. Full Story

    'He was a gentleman, a fine, decent man'
    06/19/2019 10:36 AM EDT - SHIRLEY — Friends, family, former colleagues and fellow police officers gathered Tuesday morning at St. Full Story

    Community School reaccredited
    06/14/2019 02:37 PM EDT - GROTON — Groton Community School (GCS) is proud to announce it has earned the honor of national accreditation once again from the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). Full Story

    Cops: Man tried to set up sex with minor
    06/14/2019 07:58 AM EDT - NASHUA — A 37-year-old Pepperell man was arrested for allegedly driving north to have sex with a person he believed to be underage. Full Story

    New monument honors vets
    06/07/2019 02:21 PM EDT - PEPPERELL — While American military forces have remained in Iraq and Afghanistan for well over a decade, local family and friends of those overseas in combat still show concern for their loved ones and want to honor their service. Full Story

    Scouts grow up and graduate together
    05/31/2019 02:20 PM EDT - AYER - June 7 is graduation day for the seniors of Ayer-Shirley High School. For the class of 2019, it's a culmination of four years worth of work and many prior years of education with life-long value. Full Story