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Recallers want Townsend to pay their legal fees

Group seeks to re-open court fight to take down two selectmen
08/17/2017 10:17 AM EDT
TOWNSEND -- Residents who sought a recall of two selectmen earlier this year appear to be continuing the fight months after courts blocked their efforts, hoping to appeal the decision again -- and get the town to cover their tens of thousands of dollars in legal expenses. 
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Lemon cakes cause newest Townsend spat
08/06/2017 01:26 PM EDT - TOWNSEND -- A new battleground has emerged in a town that has seen intense strife in the past two years: baked goods. Full Story

AYER NEWS
Daylong hunt for bull on the run ends with dusk in Ayer (VIDEO)

AYER -- Michele Clements has seen a moose walk through her back yard on Mulberry Circle, and even a black bear. Full Story
HARVARD NEWS
Water weeds, you've met your match

Rick Dickson patrols to keep Harvard pond clear
Editor's note: This is the latest in The Sun's "Be a Volunteer" series, focusing on people who join community nonprofits. Full Story
PEPPERELL NEWS
Pepperell resident will walk for the Jimmy Fund

PEPPERELL -- One resident from Pepperell will walk up to 26.2 miles along the historic Boston Marathon course this September in the Boston Marathon Jimmy Fund Walk presented by Hyundai, which raises the most money of any single day walk in the nation. Full Story
 
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Recallers want Townsend to pay their legal fees

Group seeks to re-open court fight to take down two selectmen
08/17/2017 10:17 AM EDT
TOWNSEND -- Residents who sought a recall of two selectmen earlier this year appear to be continuing the fight months after courts blocked their efforts, hoping to appeal the decision again -- and get the town to cover their tens of thousands of dollars in legal expenses. 
Full Story
Townsend EMT wins scholarship
08/16/2017 10:39 AM EDT - TOWNSEND -- Eric Modica, an EMT with the Boston MedFlight and a Firefighter/EMT with Townsend Fire has been awarded a ZOLL EMT Scholarship to become a certified paramedic. Full Story

Deadline nears for Arts & Crafts Fair in Townsend
08/11/2017 11:57 AM EDT - TOWNSEND -- The Townsend Historical Society wants to remind you that time is drawing near for the 36th annual Arts & Craft Fair On the Common, Sept. Full Story

Townsend Water Department sues town
08/10/2017 11:01 AM EDT - TOWNSEND -- The Water Department has filed a lawsuit against the town itself, alleging that the Board of Selectmen and town administrator are improperly attempting to exercise control over the department. Full Story

Arsenault will direct Townsend Military Band's Thursday concert
08/06/2017 01:25 PM EDT - TOWNSEND -- Ken Arsenault, former Hawthorne Brook Middle School Band Director, will be conducting the Townsend Military Band in its Thursday, Aug. Full Story

Lemon cakes cause newest Townsend spat
08/06/2017 01:26 PM EDT - TOWNSEND -- A new battleground has emerged in a town that has seen intense strife in the past two years: baked goods. Full Story

Alice Struthers, an anchor of Townsend Harbor, is May Endowment honoree
08/04/2017 11:38 AM EDT - TOWNSEND -- Long before it was the thing to do, Alice Avery Struthers recycled. Full Story

TOWNS GET STRICT ON STORMWATER
07/28/2017 02:41 PM EDT - It is a common sight: murky water rushing down the side of a road during a downpour, usually finding its way into a storm drain. Full Story

Townsend police will host first National Night Out
07/28/2017 11:56 AM EDT - TOWNSEND -- The police department will be hosting its first National Night Out on Tuesday, joining a movement to bring the community together with its officers in a peaceful and family-friendly way. Full Story

Friends of seniors, library will host Townsend concert
07/28/2017 11:56 AM EDT - TOWNSEND -- The Friends of the Townsend Seniors and the Friends of the Townsend Library will co-host the lawn party at the Townsend Military Band's Thursday evening, August 3, concert on the Townsend Common. Full Story