Student News

06/01/2018 03:04 PM EDT
Townsend student is St. Bernard's valedictorian Nicholas Bagley graduated from St. Bernard's Central Catholic High School in Fitchburg as class Valedictorian on Friday, May 25. 
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Two deaths in Townsend linked to opioid use
05/22/2018 04:34 PM EDT - TOWNSEND -- Two people have died in the past 10 days from opioid overdoses in Townsend, part of an alarming spike in opioid use in town, Police Chief Rick Bailey said. Full Story

AYER NEWS
5-alarm fire destroys Ayer apartment house

AYER -- A five-alarm fire on East Main Street that left several people without a home Sunday afternoon was started by careless disposal of smoking materials. 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
Pepperell's Auto Clinic expands service department

PEPPERELL -- Auto Clinic owner Bill Murphy has always invested in the success of his business, from ongoing training for his technicians, to acquiring state-of-the-art diagnostic tools, to preparing his son -- from age 2 -- to one day take over the business. Full Story
 
MOST RECENT
Proposal would link Pepperell, Townsend and Ashby in regional dispatch

06/13/2018 11:12 AM EDT
Less than a year after withdrawing from an agreement to join a regional public-safety dispatch center in Tewksbury, Pepperell is exploring options to create one with Ashby and Townsend. 
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Nephew takes over for uncle at Ice Cream Factory in Townsend
06/15/2018 03:01 PM EDT - TOWNSEND -- Tom Panagiotes had always wanted to be in the ice cream business. Full Story

Townsend Military Band concert hosted by TCC
06/08/2018 12:12 PM EDT - TOWNSEND -- The Townsend Congregational Church, UCC, will host the lawn party at the Townsend Military Band's Thursday, June 14, concert on the Townsend Common. Full Story

Townsend man sings a song of inclusion
06/05/2018 12:22 PM EDT - TYNGSBORO -- Justin Gigliotti stepped on stage in front of 100 elementary school students with a message: it's okay to be different. Full Story

Strike up the band! Townsend Military Band's weekly summer concerts start June 7
06/01/2018 03:05 PM EDT - TOWNSEND -- The Townsend Military Band will open its 2018 Thursday evening concert series on the Townsend Common on June 7. Full Story

Student News
06/01/2018 03:04 PM EDT - Townsend student is St. Bernard's valedictorian Nicholas Bagley graduated from St. Bernard's Central Catholic High School in Fitchburg as class Valedictorian on Friday, May 25. Full Story

Strike up the band! Townsend Military Band's weekly summer concerts start June 7
05/29/2018 11:43 AM EDT - TOWNSEND -- The Townsend Military Band will open its 2018 Thursday evening concert series on the Townsend Common on June 7. Full Story

After son's death, she gives strength to others
05/29/2018 11:32 AM EDT - TOWNSEND -- Gail Derboghosian smiled at a laminated photo of her youngest child, Jesse Todd Newcombe. Full Story

Two deaths in Townsend linked to opioid use
05/22/2018 04:34 PM EDT - TOWNSEND -- Two people have died in the past 10 days from opioid overdoses in Townsend, part of an alarming spike in opioid use in town, Police Chief Rick Bailey said. Full Story

11 Town Meetings agree: Nashua River is 'Wild and Scenic'
05/21/2018 12:52 PM EDT - It's official: Nashoba Valley residents believe the Nashua, Squannacook and Nissitissit rivers deserve the designation of "Wild and Scenic. Full Story