Shirley Recreation Commission asked to cooperate with DA's investigation

02/14/2017 08:54 AM EST
By Anne O'Connor aoconnor@nashobavalleyvoice.com SHIRLEY -- Selectmen continued to address an investigation into the Recreation Commission by the Middlesex District Attorney's Office. 
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New Shirley selectmen discuss ongoing investigations
02/07/2017 09:14 AM EST - SHIRLEY -- The room was packed for the first evening meeting of the Board of Selectmen after a recall election a week ago ousted two members, replacing them with two new faces on the board. Full Story

AYER NEWS
Get ready for Pepperell's Town Wide Yard Sale

PEPPERELL -- This year's annual Town Wide Yard Sale and Used Bike Sale event will take place on Saturday, April 29, rain or shine. Full Story
HARVARD NEWS
Harvard Library will host Gloss talk on rare books

HARVARD -- Kenneth Gloss, proprietor of the internationally known Brattle Book Shop in Boston's Downtown Crossing section, will give a free and open talk February 28, at 7 p. Full Story
PEPPERELL NEWS
Raise a glass to the Lawrence Library

PEPPERELL -- The Lawrence Library's annual wine tasting event has gotten sweeter with age. While details have changed throughout the years -- from sponsors to caterers -- one fact hasn't. Full Story
 
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SHAARP seeks to spark opioid awareness

02/23/2017 09:10 AM EST
SHIRLEY -- SHAARP, which started out as a small, local, grass-roots opioid addiction awareness and response group a couple of years ago, has grown into an organized movement as concerned parents, family and community members and an activist local police officer signed on to further the cause. 
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From no new plow to over $400k in capital items in just three years
02/17/2017 10:28 AM EST - By Anne O'Connor aoconnor@nashobavalleyvoice.com SHIRLEY -- When the town administrator prepared a state-of-the-town presentation at the request of the senior center, she was surprised at how much the town's financial picture has improved over the past three years. Full Story

Shirley Recreation Commission asked to cooperate with DA's investigation
02/14/2017 08:54 AM EST - By Anne O'Connor aoconnor@nashobavalleyvoice.com SHIRLEY -- Selectmen continued to address an investigation into the Recreation Commission by the Middlesex District Attorney's Office. Full Story

Benson will speak at forum
02/10/2017 10:47 AM EST - SHIRLEY -- The speaker at the next Community Forum at Trinity Chapel in Shirley will be state Rep. Jennifer Benson. Full Story

Shirley Democrats plan forum on fake news, social media
02/10/2017 10:46 AM EST - SHIRLEY -- How can we tell fake news and click bait from reality? If the voters have direct access to elected leaders via social media, why do we need an open and trusted media to keep us informed? Full Story

Input sought as Shirley updates Master Plan
02/08/2017 06:57 PM EST - SHIRLEY -- At a workshop set for Feb. 22 at 7 p.m.and hosted by the Planning Board, residents will get another chance to help frame the town's new Master Plan before it is sent to the state. Full Story

New Shirley selectmen discuss ongoing investigations
02/07/2017 09:14 AM EST - SHIRLEY -- The room was packed for the first evening meeting of the Board of Selectmen after a recall election a week ago ousted two members, replacing them with two new faces on the board. Full Story

Dumont, Prescott out of office; Haase, Wilson are selectmen
02/03/2017 10:31 AM EST - SHIRLEY -- Two selectmen were recalled and two others were elected to take their seats by a vote of almost 2-1. Full Story

Attorney General finds Shirley selectmen violated open meeting law
01/23/2017 04:30 PM EST - By Anne O'Connor aoconnor@nashobavalleyvoice.com SHIRLEY -- Selectmen violated the Open Meeting Law during two sessions during the summer, according to a finding released less than two weeks before a recall election. Full Story

A call for heating help brings gas to Shirley apartments
01/23/2017 09:52 AM EST - SHIRLEY -- A state legislator heard a constituent's plea for help with a heating bill and a whole lot of people ended up in a better space. Full Story