ShirleyArts! takes stage in March with comedy 'Nunsense'

02/15/2019 02:50 PM EST
The Little Sisters of Hoboken putting on a show. On Friday, March 1, at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, March 2, at 7:30 pm, and Sunday, March 3, at 2 p.m., ShirleyArts! will present the Dan Goggin musical comedy "Nunsense" at St. Anthony's Church Hall, 33 Chapel Street in Shirley.  
Full Story
A big, red addition to fire dept.
01/18/2019 02:36 PM EST - SHIRLEY -- When a shiny, new fire truck pulled up in front of the Town Offices on a recent Friday morning, there was no fire, no emergency. Full Story

AYER NEWS
(NASHOBA VALLEY VOICE/SCOTT SHURTLEFF)
Assault suspect held without bail

AYER -- A man charged in a March 2018 assault, caught in Florida last month, will remain held without bail. 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
PEPPERELL NEWS
NMRHS benefits from state grants for STEM ed

LOWELL -- Leaning forward and speaking softly, three Lowell High School students used a laptop to show Lt. Full Story
 
MOST RECENT
ShirleyArts! takes stage in March with comedy 'Nunsense'

02/15/2019 02:50 PM EST
The Little Sisters of Hoboken putting on a show. On Friday, March 1, at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, March 2, at 7:30 pm, and Sunday, March 3, at 2 p.m., ShirleyArts! will present the Dan Goggin musical comedy "Nunsense" at St. Anthony's Church Hall, 33 Chapel Street in Shirley.  
Full Story
Board offered evolving Devens jurisdiction plan
02/08/2019 02:03 PM EST - SHIRLEY -- Harvard Selectman Chairman Lucy Wallace and Victor Normand, who represent that town on the Devens Jurisdiction Committee, came to Monday night's meeting of the Board of Selectmen to offer a rundown on what's up with the HDJC, how it came to be and what its goals are. Full Story

History professor discusses books at library in Shirley
02/01/2019 03:11 PM EST - SHIRLEY - UMass Dartmouth History Professor Brian Glyn Williams, author of several books on U.S. involvement in military conflicts in Afghanistan, will be at Hazen Memorial Library Thursday, Feb. 7 to discuss his latest book, "The Last Warlord:  Full Story

Pot purveyors eye location in Shirley
02/01/2019 11:41 AM EST - SHIRLEY -- Principals in a start-up marijuana business called MJ's Market and several other members of its self-billed "market team" made a presentation to selectmen Monday night in the hope that the board would entertain their proposal to open a Full Story

Call goes out to teen bands for FutureStars '19
01/18/2019 03:16 PM EST - SHIRLEY -- City Music is looking for local teen bands and musicians who love to perform for the FutureStars Showcase on Sunday, March 31, from 4 p. Full Story

Health officials ask for proper disposal of plastic trash bags
01/18/2019 02:59 PM EST - SHIRLEY -- Styrofoam, bubble wrap, store-bought trash bags and those ubiquitous plastic bags rolled out at department and grocery store checkout lines that may end up blowing in the breeze as roadside litter should be properly disposed of, but not in local recycle bins, according to the Board of Health. Full Story

Brookside Grill cooks up quite the buzz
01/18/2019 03:05 PM EST - SHIRLEY -- Buzz about the new restaurant in town began last summer, when Ryan DeWolf came to the Board of Selectmen with his plans. Full Story

A big, red addition to fire dept.
01/18/2019 02:36 PM EST - SHIRLEY -- When a shiny, new fire truck pulled up in front of the Town Offices on a recent Friday morning, there was no fire, no emergency. Full Story

Shirley DPW chief named
01/10/2019 08:21 AM EST - SHIRLEY -- Selectmen on Monday night appointed Brandon Kelly, a former staff engineer for the city of Lowell, as DPW director, fulfilling their long-held goal to shore up and professionally head the Highway Department, which now has four full-timers Full Story

In centennial of Armistice, Historical Society publishes WWI memoir
12/31/2018 12:02 PM EST - SHIRLEY -- When events that inspired Shirley Lawton Houde's WWI memoir "Water for Soldiers" took place, the author was 20, living with her parents in Shirley Village. Full Story