Massachusetts must back automatic voter registration

Democracies are built -- and thrive -- based on civic participation. Increased participation in the electoral process strengthens our democracy and makes it more resilient. Full Story
Development will transform Groton
Once again we hear sour grapes, after the fact, from Selectman Petropoulos and his "kitchen cabinet," at Monday Nov. Full Story

Letters to the Editor
Thank you to Good Samaritans in Groton On behalf of myself and my family, I'd like to thank everyone who rushed to my assistance on Tuesday, Nov. Full Story

AYER NEWS
Experience the Nativity -- around the world

St. Andrew's will display 475 creche scenes from Ayer resident's personal collection
AYER -- Nativities from around the world will be on display at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church this weekend, continuing a 17-year tradition started by a member of the congregation, Carolyn Smith, who owns the 475-piece collection. Full Story
HARVARD NEWS
Fruitlands keeps past alive into the future (SLIDESHOW)

HARVARD -- For the past 103 years, Fruitlands has been welcoming visitors seeking nature, art and history. Full Story
SHIRLEY NEWS
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Garvin gives notice in Shirley, will become Belmont town administrator

SHIRLEY -- Town Administrator Patrice Garvin will leave Shirley next month to become town administrator in Belmont, a step up into a larger town that features a significant raise. Full Story