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SHIRLEY — The first settlers of Shirley in 1720 were attracted by farmland and pastures. Today, there’s a different kind of influx. Since January, five businesses have chosen the Phoenix Park Business Center in Shirley as their new home. Those five companies join more than 60 others in choosing the 300,000-square-foot restored mill, owned by […]
WILMINGTON — An independent investigator hired by Wilmington schools to investigate allegations of abuse at the Wildwood Early Education Center has concluded children were abused. Patrick Hanley, an attorney for Butters Brazilian LLP, was hired to conduct the district’s independent review. Although Hanley was hired by the district, Superintendent Glenn Brand emphasized he does not […]
SHIRLEY — Authorities have confirmed the identity of an apparent homicide victim as 69-year-old William Hatch of Shirley. Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan and Shirley Chief of Police Samuel Santiago made the announcement just after 1 p.m. on Tuesday. According to authorities, Shirley Police and Fire responded to a 911 call reporting a medical emergency […]
DEVENS — Tails are wagging with excitement as the third annual Devens Dog and Music Festival approaches on Sunday. This year’s festival will take place from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 27 Antietam St. Admission is free for military veterans, children under the age of 12 and dogs. Adult humans are $10. All proceeds […]