LETTER: Don't let Big Tobacco sweet-talk your kids

As the school year begins, our thoughts turn to what we hope young people will learn this year. As parents, teachers and others concerned with health, let's be aware that youth are being targeted by the tobacco industry. Full Story
Letter: Pepperell Republicans reorganize town committee
The Pepperell Republican Town Committee is once again back in business. Republican Party officials held an organizational meeting for the group on Sept. Full Story

LETTER: Pepperell 'angel' offered support and a helping hand
Today I went to get stitches out of my palm and wrist, after the second of two operations. This op(eration) had really debilitated me, lots of pain, difficulty in doing things. Full Story

AYER NEWS
Day of Caring volunteers clean up Page Hilltop Elementary

AYER -- Dozens of volunteers came to Ayer Shirley Regional School District's Page Hilltop Elementary School last Friday morning to take on assignments that ranged from painting to snack-packing to weed-pulling. Full Story
HARVARD NEWS
Celebrate National Alpaca Days at the new Harvard Alpaca Ranch

HARVARD -- Matthew and Amy Varrell had a dream -- and it was full of alpacas. On Saturday and Sunday, 10 a. Full Story
SHIRLEY NEWS
Day of Caring volunteers clean up Page Hilltop Elementary

AYER -- Dozens of volunteers came to Ayer Shirley Regional School District's Page Hilltop Elementary School last Friday morning to take on assignments that ranged from painting to snack-packing to weed-pulling. Full Story