Revolutionary performance as America's first female soldier

03/22/2019 02:38 PM EDT
PEPPERELL -- With Patriots Day fast approaching, Judith Kalaora will visit Varnum Brook Elementary School Auditorium, 10 Hollis Street, on Wednesday, April 3, at 7 p. 
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Officers raise big money to benefit charity
01/11/2019 02:33 PM EST - BOSTON -- The Pepperell Police Department received a certificate of appreciation on Friday, Jan. 4, for the department's fundraising efforts during the 2018 First Responder No-Shave fundraiser benefiting Home Base, a Red Sox foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital program. Full Story

AYER NEWS
Living with bears in our backyards

AYER -- "This is the week when all the bears are out of their dens," said Chalis Bird, Northeast District Wildlife Biologist, when she spoke April 10 at the Ayer Town Hall in a program co-sponsored by the Ayer Library and the Massachusetts Division of Fisheries & Wildlife. Full Story
HARVARD NEWS
11 Town Meetings agree: Nashua River is 'Wild and Scenic'

It's official: Nashoba Valley residents believe the Nashua, Squannacook and Nissitissit rivers deserve the designation of "Wild and Scenic. Full Story
SHIRLEY NEWS
School Honors

Ayer Shirley Middle School Principal's List for Term 3 Grade 6: Riley Adamson, Jake Bryant, Emily Churchill, Grace Cormier, Josefina Daisy, Carley Ehwa, Chandra Eli-johnson, Liliana Ellin, Hayden Fallon, Marcos Herreros, Madison Leone, Matthew Marchand, Brady Martone, Karen McEwen, Bryann Meadows, Lauren Reardon, Keziah Salter, Katelyn Full Story
 
MOST RECENT
Election season for Ayer, Pepperell, Townsend

04/19/2019 12:09 PM EDT
Election season will start coming to a close next Monday with three towns holding contested races for seats on municipal boards. 
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Two seriously hurt in head-on Pepperell crash
04/12/2019 02:06 PM EDT - PEPPERELL -- Two women suffered serious injuries in a two-vehicle crash near the intersection of Hillside Street and Route 119 at around 6:10 p. Full Story

Nashoba Tech's Archer selected as state's top postsecondary student
04/12/2019 12:10 PM EDT - WESTFORD - Samantha Archer of Pepperell, a postgraduate student in the Early Childhood Education program at Nashoba Valley Technical High School, has been selected as the top postsecondary student in the state. Full Story

McCarthy Earls: 'Twisted Sisters' author at library
04/12/2019 12:07 PM EDT - PEPPERELL -- Local author Eamon McCarthy Earls will visit the Lawrence Library in Pepperell on Tuesday, April 16, at 7 p. Full Story

Church celebrates 100 years
04/05/2019 01:59 PM EDT - PEPPERELL -- The Community Church on Townsend Street will celebrate its 100th anniversary with an open house on Sunday, September 15. Full Story

Town dumps on MCG landfill project
03/29/2019 02:24 PM EDT - PEPPERELL -- A controversial soil reclamation project proposed on Nashua Road is still being soured upon by town officials and residents despite a significant reduction to the plans. Full Story

Revolutionary performance as America's first female soldier
03/22/2019 02:38 PM EDT - PEPPERELL -- With Patriots Day fast approaching, Judith Kalaora will visit Varnum Brook Elementary School Auditorium, 10 Hollis Street, on Wednesday, April 3, at 7 p. Full Story

Police: Lowell man sought after recent car breaks
03/22/2019 02:07 PM EDT - PEPPERELL -- Police are on the lookout for a Lowell man accused of breaking into several vehicles and stealing a variety of items, including cash and credit cards, in the Merrimac Drive neighborhood. Full Story

A total do-over on vote for '20 budget
03/22/2019 02:08 PM EDT - PEPPERELL -- The town's operating budget for fiscal 2020 remains in limbo as the Board of Selectmen's recent decision will have to be made again. Full Story

Board looks at zoning bylaw for pot
03/15/2019 01:28 PM EDT - PEPPERELL -- Recreational marijuana stores have a shot at coming to Pepperell, but locals want to know where specifically in town. Full Story