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Shirley residents seek to recall two of three selectmen

08/25/2016 12:14 PM EDT
SHIRLEY -- A group of Shirley residents are officially seeking the recall of two selectmen just two months after the framework to do so became law. 
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Shirley selectmen allege Cappucci's open meeting complaint has political bias
08/23/2016 10:15 AM EDT - By Chris Lisinski clisinski@nashobavalleyvoice.com SHIRLEY -- A week after Selectman Enrico Cappucci filed an Open Meeting Law complaint against his own board, his fellow selectmen contended that he did so for motives beyond the normal application of the law. Full Story

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AYER -- Flush the toilet and all the mess goes away. Full Story
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Civil War coming to Harvard

HARVARD -- The town of Harvard will host a living history event on the town common. The 28th Massachusetts Regiment will stage a living history encampment from Friday through Sunday. Full Story
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Eagle Project: Make four new tables for PACH

By Anne O'Connor aoconnor@nashobavalleyvoice.com Jon Fike became an Eagle Scout this August. One of the requirements to become an Eagle Scout is completing a project that benefits the community. Full Story
 
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Shirley residents seek to recall two of three selectmen

08/25/2016 12:14 PM EDT
SHIRLEY -- A group of Shirley residents are officially seeking the recall of two selectmen just two months after the framework to do so became law. 
Full Story
Shirley man charged in theft
08/24/2016 06:34 AM EDT - FITCHBURG -- A Shirley man was arrested Saturday after he allegedly broke into a vehicle, stole a debit card and purchased Hostess Cupcakes and a Coke, according to court documents. Full Story

Shirley selectmen allege Cappucci's open meeting complaint has political bias
08/23/2016 10:15 AM EDT - By Chris Lisinski clisinski@nashobavalleyvoice.com SHIRLEY -- A week after Selectman Enrico Cappucci filed an Open Meeting Law complaint against his own board, his fellow selectmen contended that he did so for motives beyond the normal application of the law. Full Story

Holdenwood Trail Run marks its 10th year
08/22/2016 11:02 AM EDT - SHIRLEY -- This year marks the 10th anniversary of the Holdenwood Trail Run, which in recent years has drawn 600-700 participants from all over New England and beyond. Full Story

Cold cops, warm hearts
08/16/2016 02:13 PM EDT - SHIRLEY -- At high noon on a blistering summer day last week, five members of the Police Dept. participated in The Ice Bucket Challenge, circa 2016. Full Story

Selectman Cappucci files complaint vs. own board
08/16/2016 10:20 AM EDT - SHIRLEY -- Selectman Enrico Cappucci, who by his own admission has been odd man out on more than one issue since he was elected to the three-member board in May, told his colleagues Monday night that he has filed a complaint with the state Attorney General's Office, claiming a violation of the Open Meeting Law. Full Story

Shirley Fire Department revs up for motorcycle ride
08/15/2016 04:26 PM EDT - By Chris Lisinski clisinski@nashobavalleyvoice.com SHIRLEY -- Rev up those choppers: the seventh annual Shirley Fire Motorcycle Ride is coming Saturday. Full Story

Insects, water quality indicators -- or art?
08/15/2016 03:36 PM EDT - SHIRLEY -- What is a benthic macro-invertebrate? If you ask a Shirley fifth grade student from Lura A. Full Story

Shirley police chief's contract on hold after Cappucci requests executive session
08/09/2016 11:14 AM EDT - SHIRLEY -- Police Chief Thomas Goulden's new contract has been tabled after a member of the Board of Selectmen Monday requested an executive session with the chief. Full Story

Pan-Mass veteran loves to give back
08/04/2016 02:06 PM EDT - By Anne O'Connor aoconnor@nashobavalleyvoice.com SHIRLEY -- When Lin Xie, 53, emigrated from northeast China 17 years ago she had earned her doctorate and was an associate professor. Full Story