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Boston Globe
Westford restaurant would violate land use rule, agricultural chief saysA developer’s plan to turn an abandoned Westford orchard into a restaurant and
Westford restaurant would violate land use rule, agricultural chief says
Boston Globe / Posted 3 hours ago
A developer’s plan to turn an abandoned Westford orchard into a restaurant and banquet hall would violate restrictions on the land and require state approval, according to the Massachusetts agriculture commissioner. The 9-acre property in the... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Overall, Lowell students score well on PARCC testas a graduation requirement. Other Greater Lowell districts that distributed PA
Overall, Lowell students score well on PARCC test
Lowell Sun / Posted 6 hours ago
as a graduation requirement. Other Greater Lowell districts that distributed PARCC -- Billerica, Tewksbury, Tyngsboro and Westford -- had also taken the test last year. Their districtwide accountability levels did not change. In Billerica, the... Read more
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News.com.au
‘Explosion’, gun attack rock Swedenshootings with more than one injured. More we do not know because we are in the
‘Explosion’, gun attack rock Sweden
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
shootings with more than one injured. More we do not know because we are in the midst of it,” police spokesman Ewa-Gun Westford said. “Because it happened during a football derby between Malmö FF and Helsingborgs IF in town, there are many... Read more
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News.com.au
Swedish city remains on high alertin the past decade, often connected to feuds between rival gangs, Associated Pr
Swedish city remains on high alert
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
in the past decade, often connected to feuds between rival gangs, Associated Press reported. Police spokesman Ewa-Gun Westford told Expressen: “We have an ongoing operation in the area and have a confirmed shootings with more than one... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Station nightclub survivor to speak at fire safety eventWESTFORD, Mass. (AP) - A survivor of the Station nightclub fire in Rhode Island
Station nightclub survivor to speak at fire safety event
ABC 6 Providence / Posted yesterday
WESTFORD, Mass. (AP) - A survivor of the Station nightclub fire in Rhode Island will be the keynote speaker at a fire safety conference in Massachusetts. The February 2003 fire killed 100 people, including Michael Ricardi's best friend, Jim Gahan.... Read more
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Daily Record
Terror alert in Malmo as explosion heard after gun attack leaves 'casualties'suggesting that it is automatic weapon used in the shooting, Sweden's Express n
Terror alert in Malmo as explosion heard after gun attack leaves 'casualties'
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
suggesting that it is automatic weapon used in the shooting, Sweden's Express newspaper reports. Police spokesman Ewa-Gun Westford said: We have an ongoing operation in the area and have a confirmed shootings with more than one injured. Read... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Station nightclub survivor to speak in WestfordWESTFORD, Mass. (AP) -- A survivor of the Station nightclub fire in Rhode Islan
Station nightclub survivor to speak in Westford
Lowell Sun / Posted yesterday
WESTFORD, Mass. (AP) -- A survivor of the Station nightclub fire in Rhode Island will be the keynote speaker at a fire safety conference in Massachusetts. The February 2003 fire killed 100 people, including Michael Ricardi's best friend, Jim Gahan.... Read more
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express
Shooting in Malmo leaves several injured after armed gang 'fire 20 shots'have an ongoing operation in the area and have a confirmed shootings with more
Shooting in Malmo leaves several injured after armed gang 'fire 20 shots'
express / Posted yesterday
have an ongoing operation in the area and have a confirmed shootings with more than one injured Police spokesman Ewa-Gun Westford Local media say one person has been shot in the head. Police confirmed the situation is ongoing in an area in the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Terror alert in Malmo as explosion heard after gun attack leaves 'casualties'suggesting that it is automatic weapon used in the shooting, Sweden's Express n
Terror alert in Malmo as explosion heard after gun attack leaves 'casualties'
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
suggesting that it is automatic weapon used in the shooting, Sweden's Express newspaper reports. Police spokesman Ewa-Gun Westford said: We have an ongoing operation in the area and have a confirmed shootings with more than one injured. Read... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Gun attack in Malmo leaves 'multiple casualties' as police seal of part of cityjust before 7pm local time this evening and police have an ongoing operation in
Gun attack in Malmo leaves 'multiple casualties' as police seal of part of city
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
just before 7pm local time this evening and police have an ongoing operation in the area. Police spokesman Ewa-Gun Westford said: We have an ongoing operation in the area and have a confirmed shootings with more than one injured. "More we... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Lions go long late to catch Lowellat a loss for words right now," said Kaizer, Chelmsford's first-year head coach
Lions go long late to catch Lowell
Lowell Sun / Posted 2 days ago
at a loss for words right now," said Kaizer, Chelmsford's first-year head coach. "After last week's disappointing loss to Westford the kids came out this week and didn't quit. I can't say enough about what the kids did tonight. "It doesn't get... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Chemsford strikes late to catch Lowellat a loss for words right now," said Kaizer, Chelmsford's first-year head coach
Chemsford strikes late to catch Lowell
Lowell Sun / Posted 3 days ago
at a loss for words right now," said Kaizer, Chelmsford's first-year head coach. "After last week's disappointing loss to Westford the kids came out this week and didn't quit. I can't say enough about what the kids did tonight. Advertisement"It... Read more
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Boston Globe
Week 3: High school football picksthreat QB Nick Couhig has piloted Derek Almeida’s squad to a 2-0 start. The Cli
Week 3: High school football picks
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
threat QB Nick Couhig has piloted Derek Almeida’s squad to a 2-0 start. The Clippers will sail at home. Haverhill over Westford — Rising to No. 11 in this week’s Globe poll, the Hillers have been as impressive in defeat (a 4-point loss to St.... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Jacobsen is literally all over the fieldWESTFORD - Eric Jacobsen entertains Westford Academy football fans in a multitu
Jacobsen is literally all over the field
Lowell Sun / Posted 4 days ago
WESTFORD - Eric Jacobsen entertains Westford Academy football fans in a multitude of ways every Friday night. This 6-foot, 180-pound senior is a galloping Grey Ghost who almost never leaves the field. Jacobsen, a returning Dual County League allstar,... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
Summer still hanging onALERT WEATHER WITH PCAITLIN NAPOLEONI. PMORNING, ALSO SOME FOG. PWE HAVE SEEN S
Summer still hanging on
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 6 days ago
ALERT WEATHER WITH PCAITLIN NAPOLEONI. PMORNING, ALSO SOME FOG. PWE HAVE SEEN SOME GOOD POF THE MORNING. PBLUE SKIES OVER WESTFORD. PBEAUTIFUL F THE WEST, NICE AND PWARM AS WELL. PSUNSHINE FOR JUST ABOUT PEVERYONE, THAT SAID, THERE ARE A PBORDER.... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Billerica man pulled gun on state trooperpassenger seat when Neko conducted a drug search, according to state police. Th
Billerica man pulled gun on state trooper
Lowell Sun / Posted 6 days ago
passenger seat when Neko conducted a drug search, according to state police. The vehicle's driver, Felisha Randolph, 22, of Westford, was charged with operating after suspension, use of a motor vehicle without authority, speeding, and operator... Read more
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Boston Globe
Then there’s the rat packLeo, the pride and joy of Isabella DeScenza, was fit to compete in the Pocket P
Then there’s the rat pack
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
Leo, the pride and joy of Isabella DeScenza, was fit to compete in the Pocket Pet show at the Middlesex County 4-H Fair in Westford. “I love the way people look at me when I say I have a rat,” said DeScenza, 17, of Westford. Sager, who owns and... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Lowell man gets prison in attempted murderin recent years. The bill is co-sponsored by state Reps. David Nangle and Thoma
Lowell man gets prison in attempted murder
Lowell Sun / Posted 9 days ago
in recent years. The bill is co-sponsored by state Reps. David Nangle and Thomas Golden of Lowell and James Arciero of Westford, as well as Sen. Eileen Donoghue of Lowell. "This would give the DA another opportunity to really hold people... Read more
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Boston Globe
Friday’s high school football roundup: Hanover breaks through, routs East Bridgewaterand Bryce Latosec (264 yards passing) led the Mohawk attack and Brian Espanet l
Friday’s high school football roundup: Hanover breaks through, routs East Bridgewater
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
and Bryce Latosec (264 yards passing) led the Mohawk attack and Brian Espanet locked up the win with a late interception. Westford 33, Chelmsford 10 — Connor Degenhardt passed for 228 yards and four touchdowns, three to Thomas Giannasca, to lead... Read more
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Business Wire
Red Hat Announces Plans for New Facility in Bostonfacility to date. Red Hat Engineering Lab As an expansion of its worldwide en
Red Hat Announces Plans for New Facility in Boston
Business Wire / Posted 10 days ago
facility to date. Red Hat Engineering Lab As an expansion of its worldwide engineering and product headquarters in Westford, Mass., Red Hat’s new Boston-based Engineering Lab will focus on research and new development around emerging open... Read more
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The Herald News
Fairs and Festivals in eastern Massachusettsof fresh, nutritious local food choices available close to home. Information: w
Fairs and Festivals in eastern Massachusetts
The Herald News / Posted 11 days ago
of fresh, nutritious local food choices available close to home. Information: www.sbnmass.org ANNUAL FALL BBQ FESTIVAL — Westford East Boston Camps, 66 Depot St., Westford, on Sept. 18, noon-4 p.m. The Westford Friends of East Boston Camps will... Read more
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Boston Globe
Massachusetts farmers continue to struggle in drought conditionsjust doesn’t mature to its expected weight and size.” David Dumaresq, who owns
Massachusetts farmers continue to struggle in drought conditions
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
just doesn’t mature to its expected weight and size.” David Dumaresq, who owns three farms, including Hill Orchard in Westford, said irrigation has been a huge expense. “It’s been brutal because it’s been a lot of work to keep everything... Read more
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Boston Globe
Red Hat sets up shop in Fort Point, a block away from future GE headquartersbuilding, with an opening planned in mid-spring 2017. The 9,300-person company
Red Hat sets up shop in Fort Point, a block away from future GE headquarters
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
building, with an opening planned in mid-spring 2017. The 9,300-person company has already built a substantial campus in Westford, a 175,000-square-foot complex where about 550 people work. Cormier, who will be based in Westford and Boston, said... Read more
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Business Wire
Kadant Declares Cash DividendWESTFORD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kadant Inc. (NYSE:KAI) announced that its boa
Kadant Declares Cash Dividend
Business Wire / Posted 12 days ago
WESTFORD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kadant Inc. (NYSE:KAI) announced that its board of directors has approved a quarterly cash dividend to stockholders of $0.19 per share to be paid on November 10, 2016 to stockholders of record as of the close of... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Local events deliver music from around the worldWESTFORD -- On Saturday, Sept. 17, at 8 p.m., the Westford PCA, 10 Lincoln St.,
Local events deliver music from around the world
Lowell Sun / Posted 12 days ago
WESTFORD -- On Saturday, Sept. 17, at 8 p.m., the Westford PCA, 10 Lincoln St., will present North Sea Gas, one of Scotland's most popular folk bands and a regular at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Dave Gilfillan, Ronnie MacDonald, and Grant Simpson... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Fall prevention clinics offeredsafety, and connect participants to other community resources. Clinics will be
Fall prevention clinics offered
Lowell Sun / Posted 13 days ago
safety, and connect participants to other community resources. Clinics will be held at the Cameron Senior Center in Westford from 1 to 3:30 p.m. Sept. 16; at Lowell General Hospital's Clark Auditorium from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Sept. 22; at the... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Westford man suffers leg injury while hikingGREEN'S GRANT, N.H. -- A 62-year-old Westford man who suffered a leg injury whe
Westford man suffers leg injury while hiking
Lowell Sun / Posted 15 days ago
GREEN'S GRANT, N.H. -- A 62-year-old Westford man who suffered a leg injury when he slipped on a wet rock near Mt. Washington got help from a rescue team but ultimately was able to complete his hike under his own power, according to New Hampshire... Read more
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Lowell Sun
9/11 LESSONS: Challenge of teaching kids about a horror they never saw"I can't imagine something like that happening again," said Siri Westerheim, 14
9/11 LESSONS: Challenge of teaching kids about a horror they never saw
Lowell Sun / Posted 15 days ago
"I can't imagine something like that happening again," said Siri Westerheim, 14, a Westford Academy freshman. "I remember my parents telling me they were watching this on TV and it felt like a movie to them, it was so strange." SUN / JOHN LOVE Sun... Read more
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Lowell Sun
In Tewksbury, a day to honor two local lives -- and so many othersSept. 11 attacks: * Hudson, N.H., 6:30 p.m., 9/11 Memorial at Benson Park * Tew
In Tewksbury, a day to honor two local lives -- and so many others
Lowell Sun / Posted 15 days ago
Sept. 11 attacks: * Hudson, N.H., 6:30 p.m., 9/11 Memorial at Benson Park * Tewksbury, 8:30 a.m.,, 9/11 Memorial, Tewksbury Public Library * Westford, 9:55 a.m., Public Safety Courtyard, 55 Main St. Follow Kori Tuitt on Twitter and Tout @Kori... Read more
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Boston Globe
For many Muslim Americans, fitting in can be a struggleSeminary, and served as a Muslim chaplain at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and S
For many Muslim Americans, fitting in can be a struggle
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
Seminary, and served as a Muslim chaplain at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Simmons College. Now retired and living in Westford, she is forming a support group at her mosque to help parents negotiate how to raise their children Muslim in this... Read more
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Boston Herald
Week 2 results15 Upper Cape 30, Bourne 14 Wayland 16, Hopkinton 14 Wellesley 33, New Missi
Week 2 results
Boston Herald / Posted 16 days ago
15 Upper Cape 30, Bourne 14 Wayland 16, Hopkinton 14 Wellesley 33, New Mission 6 West Bridgewater 26, Southeastern 16 Westford Academy 21, Dracut 18 Whitman-Hanson 23, Plymouth South 6 Winchester 28, Wilmington 0 FRIDAY'S TOP 25... Read more
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Boston Herald
Saturday's schedule, Thursday/Friday's results15 Upper Cape 30, Bourne 14 Wayland 16, Hopkinton 14 Wellesley 33, New Missi
Saturday's schedule, Thursday/Friday's results
Boston Herald / Posted 16 days ago
15 Upper Cape 30, Bourne 14 Wayland 16, Hopkinton 14 Wellesley 33, New Mission 6 West Bridgewater 26, Southeastern 16 Westford Academy 21, Dracut 18 Whitman-Hanson 23, Plymouth South 6 Winchester 28, Wilmington 0 HOW THE TOP 25 FAREDNo. 4... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Take a walk on the wild side with 14 great hikes (SLIDESHOW)picnics in the park. In the winter, people go snow shoeing and cross-country sk
Take a walk on the wild side with 14 great hikes (SLIDESHOW)
Lowell Sun / Posted 16 days ago
picnics in the park. In the winter, people go snow shoeing and cross-country skiing. Bruce Freeman Rail Trail, Lowell to Westford Address: Parking at Old Town Hall, 1A North Road, Chelmsford and other locations Length: 6.8 miles Difficulty: Easy,... Read more
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Boston Herald
Week 1 scoreboardat Middleboro, 7 Dedham at Medfield, 7 Dighton-Rehoboth at Lincoln-Sudbury, 7
Week 1 scoreboard
Boston Herald / Posted 17 days ago
at Middleboro, 7 Dedham at Medfield, 7 Dighton-Rehoboth at Lincoln-Sudbury, 7 Diman at Mystic Valley, 7 Dracut at Westford Academy, 7 Durfee at Somerset Berkley, 7 Duxbury at Bridgewater-Raynham, 7 East Bridgewater at Abington, 7 Essex... Read more
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ARRL Amateur Radio News
The K7RA Solar Updatebig one (after Cycle 19) at 521 years from now, maybe in cycle 71. Finally, we
The K7RA Solar Update
ARRL Amateur Radio News / Posted 17 days ago
big one (after Cycle 19) at 521 years from now, maybe in cycle 71. Finally, we received a note from Dick Ferry, K2KA, of Westford, Massachusetts concerning 6-meter auroral propagation on September 3: “Some notes of last night’s brief AU opening.... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Where to vote in today's primaryWay (off Treble Cove Road) Town Hall, 29 Middle Road Burlington High School,
Where to vote in today's primary
Lowell Sun / Posted 18 days ago
Way (off Treble Cove Road) Town Hall, 29 Middle Road Burlington High School, 123 Cambridge St. Town Hall, Clark Room, 66 Westford St. Precincts 1, 4, 5, 6 and 9: McCarthy Middle School, large gym, 250 North Road Precincts 2 and 3: Senior... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Public, charter schools close in discipline ratesis higher than the average middle- and high-school rates of Groton-Dunstable, L
Public, charter schools close in discipline rates
Lowell Sun / Posted 19 days ago
is higher than the average middle- and high-school rates of Groton-Dunstable, Littleton, Chelmsford, Tyngsboro, Tewksbury, Westford and Billerica. So is the school's overall discipline rate of 3.9 percent. Stability rates for 2015 are also not... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
County OKs lease deal for veterans officeConservation Programs, who made a presentation about a pending prairie and wetl
County OKs lease deal for veterans office
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
Conservation Programs, who made a presentation about a pending prairie and wetland restoration project in Section 6 of Westford Township near Truman. The Conservation Fund purchased the property last winter, and Ducks Unlimited is planning to... Read more
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The Herald News
Fairs and Festivals in eastern Massachusettsof fresh, nutritious local food choices available close to home. Information: w
Fairs and Festivals in eastern Massachusetts
The Herald News / Posted 20 days ago
of fresh, nutritious local food choices available close to home. Information: www.sbnmass.org ANNUAL FALL BBQ FESTIVAL — Westford East Boston Camps, 66 Depot St., Westford, on Sept. 18, noon-4 p.m. The Westford Friends of East Boston Camps will... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Moonlight Movie Night Saturday at Tyler ParkLOWELL -- The seventh annual "Moonlight Movie Night" will be held at Tyler Park
Moonlight Movie Night Saturday at Tyler Park
Lowell Sun / Posted 20 days ago
LOWELL -- The seventh annual "Moonlight Movie Night" will be held at Tyler Park, 700 Westford St., on Saturday, Sept. 10, with a screening of Disney/Pixar's "Inside Out. Attendees can arrive anytime after 6 p.m., and the movie starts at dusk, around... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Westford's Martin a Top GunJake Martin, a 2014 Westford Academy graduate, won the 1-82 FAR Top Gun Competi
Westford's Martin a Top Gun
Lowell Sun / Posted 20 days ago
Jake Martin, a 2014 Westford Academy graduate, won the 1-82 FAR Top Gun Competition Camp Casey located in South Korea, earning an Army Commendation Medal in the process. Fireman Andre Daigle is an electrician's mate aboard the Waspclass amphibious... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Antique bottles at Westford show tell the social history of USA WESTFORD -- Walk into an antique-bottle show, and you are bound to learn some
Antique bottles at Westford show tell the social history of USA
Lowell Sun / Posted 21 days ago
WESTFORD -- Walk into an antique-bottle show, and you are bound to learn some lessons about the social history of this country. The Merrimack Valley Antique Bottle Club held its show... Read more
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Boston Globe
Restaurant proposal on protected farmland raises alarmWESTFORD — Like many once-rural communities that have been steadily paved over
Restaurant proposal on protected farmland raises alarm
Boston Globe / Posted 23 days ago
WESTFORD — Like many once-rural communities that have been steadily paved over to make way for houses, this former farming town was trying to preserve its dwindling agricultural heritage when it permanently protected a 9-acre fruit orchard two... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Mark Douglas Cheney2016, at Janesville United Methodist Church, with Rev. Kathy King officiating.
Mark Douglas Cheney
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
2016, at Janesville United Methodist Church, with Rev. Kathy King officiating. Interment will take place at a later date in Westford Cemetery, Truman, Minn. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016, at Dennis Funeral & Cremation... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Lowell dryer fire quickly containedFirefighters stand outside the Simply Chic Beauty Salon at 590 Westford St., as
Lowell dryer fire quickly contained
Lowell Sun / Posted 28 days ago
Firefighters stand outside the Simply Chic Beauty Salon at 590 Westford St., as smoke vents from the building following a dryer fire in the basement. Firefighters were able to stop the blaze before the building suffered significant damage. SUN/Robert... Read more
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Boston Globe
Escaped Lowell Goat Finally Captured After Month of Freedomslaughterhouse) in late December—who showed an almost-mythical ability to elude
Escaped Lowell Goat Finally Captured After Month of Freedom
Boston Globe / Posted 29 days ago
slaughterhouse) in late December—who showed an almost-mythical ability to elude capture—has finally been caught along a Westford highway. Danielle Genter, the Animal Rescue League of Boston’s senior rescue technician, said the male goat was... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Lackawanna County Court NotesCarbondale. ■ Mary S. Nichols, 1129 Diamond Ave., Scranton, letters testamenta
Lackawanna County Court Notes
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
Carbondale. ■ Mary S. Nichols, 1129 Diamond Ave., Scranton, letters testamentary to Donald D. Walk Jr., 7 Carolina Lane, Westford, Mass. ■ Antoinette Bianco, 10 Hart Place, Carbondale, letters testamentary to Sean Quinn, 43 Park Place,... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Byram restaurant hosts discussion on locally grown ingredientsa generous slice of “Despearado” cheese, made with fermented pear mash, and Pea
Byram restaurant hosts discussion on locally grown ingredients
Greenwich Time / Posted 1 months ago
a generous slice of “Despearado” cheese, made with fermented pear mash, and Pear William eau de vie from Connecticut’s Westford Hill Distillery. The cheese was made by Cato Corner Farm in Colchester, Conn. The 75-acre farm is operated by a... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Byram restaurant hosts discussion on locally grown ingredientsa generous slice of “Despearado” cheese, made with fermented pear mash, and Pea
Byram restaurant hosts discussion on locally grown ingredients
Darien News-Review / Posted 1 months ago
a generous slice of “Despearado” cheese, made with fermented pear mash, and Pear William eau de vie from Connecticut’s Westford Hill Distillery. The cheese was made by Cato Corner Farm in Colchester, Conn. The 75-acre farm is operated by a... Read more
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Leominster Champion
Central Mass Voodoo successfully wraps up | August 26, 2016the weekend to win the tournament, with an incredible seventh-inning comeback i
Central Mass Voodoo successfully wraps up | August 26, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 1 months ago
the weekend to win the tournament, with an incredible seventh-inning comeback in the championship game. Down 4-2 to the Westford Waves, in the top of the last inning, the CMV 12U scored nine runs with one out to claim their third tournament... Read more
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