Townsend police do not believe abduction attempt actually occurred

09/14/2016 03:45 PM EDT
By Chris Lisinski clisinski@nashobavalleyvoice.com TOWNSEND - A day after three teenagers walked into the Townsend Police Department and reported that a man jumped out from behind a rock and tried to abduct them, police now believe no such event took place. 
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Twins make it 7 Eagle Scouts for Townsend family
09/01/2016 10:31 AM EDT - TOWNSEND -- It's quickly apparent when meeting 18-year-olds Adam and Benjamin Chidester that the two are twin brothers. Full Story

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Day of Caring volunteers clean up Page Hilltop Elementary

AYER -- Dozens of volunteers came to Ayer Shirley Regional School District's Page Hilltop Elementary School last Friday morning to take on assignments that ranged from painting to snack-packing to weed-pulling. Full Story
HARVARD NEWS
Celebrate National Alpaca Days at the new Harvard Alpaca Ranch

HARVARD -- Matthew and Amy Varrell had a dream -- and it was full of alpacas. On Saturday and Sunday, 10 a. Full Story
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North Middlesex board OKs $4G for fiscal analysis

By Anne O'Connor aoconnor@nashobavalleyvoice.com TOWNSEND -- The School Committee showed its support for working closely with member towns during the budget process by voting to fund its share of a financial analysis and feasibility study, pending certain conditions. Full Story
 
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North Middlesex board OKs $4G for fiscal analysis

09/27/2016 10:58 AM EDT
By Anne O'Connor aoconnor@nashobavalleyvoice.com TOWNSEND -- The School Committee showed its support for working closely with member towns during the budget process by voting to fund its share of a financial analysis and feasibility study, pending certain conditions. 
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NMRHS New Orleans Service Learning Fund Fest is Sept. 24, 25
09/23/2016 10:53 AM EDT - TOWNSEND -- Following the devastating destruction of Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans Service Learning was established by students and faculty at North Middlesex Regional High School. Full Story

Tickets on sale for William E. May Award dinner
09/16/2016 10:54 AM EDT - By Chris Lisinski clisinski@nashoba valleyvoice.com TOWNSEND -- Those interested in attending this year's William E. Full Story

Townsend Cultural Council seeks funding proposals
09/16/2016 10:54 AM EDT - The Townsend Cultural Council has set an October 17 deadline for organizations, schools, and individuals to apply for grants that support cultural activities in the community. Full Story

Touch a Truck at Townsend Library
09/15/2016 08:29 AM EDT - TOWNSEND -- The Friends of the Townsend Library will hold a "Touch a Truck /Used Toy Sale" from 10 a. Full Story

POWs, MIAs to be honored
09/15/2016 08:29 AM EDT - TOWNSEND -- Townsend VFW Post #6538 and its auxiliaries will hold a candlelight vigil and POW/MIA ceremony at 6:30 p. Full Story

Townsend police do not believe abduction attempt actually occurred
09/14/2016 03:45 PM EDT - By Chris Lisinski clisinski@nashobavalleyvoice.com TOWNSEND - A day after three teenagers walked into the Townsend Police Department and reported that a man jumped out from behind a rock and tried to abduct them, police now believe no such event took place. Full Story

Townsend police probe reported abduction attempt of teens
09/14/2016 10:55 AM EDT - TOWNSEND -- Townsend police say three "young teenage" boys reported that an older man tried to grab one of them and struck another in the back of the neck after jumping out from behind a rock near the town senior center and library on Tuesday. Full Story

Twins make it 7 Eagle Scouts for Townsend family
09/01/2016 10:31 AM EDT - TOWNSEND -- It's quickly apparent when meeting 18-year-olds Adam and Benjamin Chidester that the two are twin brothers. Full Story

'NO GAMES. NO DANCING:' Executive session minutes detail Kreidler negotiations
08/26/2016 09:31 AM EDT - TOWNSEND -- Contract negotiations between Townsend's Board of Selectmen and Town Administrator James Kreidler went along with little issue despite occasional disagreements, particularly over Kreidler's salary, according to those involved and executive session minutes released Full Story