Lavin, White deliver laughs -- together or apart

03/01/2019 02:23 PM EST
SHIRLEY -- Between the two of them, Christine Lavin and Don White have more than 40 years of combined experience making music and laughter. 
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McCauley's library visit sure to include 'Life' lessons
03/01/2019 01:27 PM EST - SHIRLEY -- When Julia O'Keefe moved to town in 2014, it seemed natural to visit the Hazen Memorial Library. Full Story

AYER NEWS
Ayer police on case of church vandalism

AYER -- Police are seeking the public's help in finding out who broke into a church, damaged several items and lit all of the candles on a shrine Wednesday morning. 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
Board looks at zoning bylaw for pot

PEPPERELL -- Recreational marijuana stores have a shot at coming to Pepperell, but locals want to know where specifically in town. Full Story
 
MOST RECENT
Selectmen violated Open Meeting Law

03/08/2019 12:55 PM EST
SHIRLEY -- An Open Meeting Law complaint by former town volunteer Bryan Dumont against the Shirley Board of Selectmen recently was resolved, and mostly in Dumont's favor. 
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Lavin, White deliver laughs -- together or apart
03/01/2019 02:23 PM EST - SHIRLEY -- Between the two of them, Christine Lavin and Don White have more than 40 years of combined experience making music and laughter. Full Story

McCauley's library visit sure to include 'Life' lessons
03/01/2019 01:27 PM EST - SHIRLEY -- When Julia O'Keefe moved to town in 2014, it seemed natural to visit the Hazen Memorial Library. Full Story

Doing time behind bars in dog years
02/22/2019 01:50 PM EST - SHIRLEY -- Inside MCI-Shirley, dogs are learning to turn off the lights, sense danger and most importantly, provide companionship for inmates. Full Story

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