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Barre, Massachusetts is located in Worcester County. Zip codes in Barre, MA include 01005. The median home price in Barre is $205,000 which is roughly $122/per square foot. More Barre information.

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Monday Aug 25 | IT Business

E-commerce and the digital wallet: a Q&a with PayPal's James Barrese August 25th, 2014

PayPal's chief technology officer lent his skills to the U.S. army as a high-frequency communications specialist, to Stanford University as a programmer, and to e-philanthropy company Charitableway as vice president of engineering.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Shell repaired, wood turtle is returned to the wild

A wood turtle with red paint on its shell is ready to be released Tuesday in Barre after recovering for weeks at the Tufts veterinary hospital in Grafton from injuries it suffered when it was hit by a car.

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Nashoba Publishing Online

Popsicles with the Principals Friday

She comes from Ruggles Lane School in Barre, where she held the same position for five years.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Sentinel & Enterprise

Pro-casino group launches anti-repeal campaign

The group, named the Committee to Protect Massachusetts Jobs, on Monday announced its official launch, saying it plans to argue that the casino industry will bring 10,000 jobs to Massachusetts and will stop tax dollars from flowing to Connecticut, Rhode Island and Maine.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Hardwick Fair is time-honored tradition

The nation's oldest country fair, first held in 1762, opened Friday night with a large crowd on the Common, and continues Saturday.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

State boosts school bus funding for regional districts

Regional school districts statewide will see an estimated 26 percent bump in state funds for busing costs, which represents 90 percent of the promised 100 percent reimbursement.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

The Miami Herald

Silent retreats: Tradition finds 21st century fans

A very pregnant Juliana Berger took a five-day trip with her husband and didn't speak to him once.

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Worcester Telegram & Gazette

State adds $1M to North Brookfield Town House preservation effort

On a day when wind-driven rain penetrated leaking gutters and dormers, the Town House preservation effort got a significant kick-start from the state Wednesday.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Sentinel & Enterprise

Local heroes pressing issues we can't ignore

Two once-taboo issues -- drug addiction and mental illness -- have finally hit mainstream conversations.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

11 towns get money for emergency, health services

The Wachusett Area Emergency Services Fund made its annual distribution to 11 towns affected by the closing of Holden District Hospital in 1990.

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Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Military Notes

Air Force Airman 1st Class Stephanie L. Smith , daughter of Davida and Michael S. Smith of Worcester, has graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Rutland animal control officer says she's overworked

Responding to dog complaints, escaped livestock and injured wildlife is a full-time job.

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Sun Aug 03, 2014

Sentinel & Enterprise

Legislators are wary of pipeline plan

Since state Rep. Sheila Harrington first learned about a proposed natural-gas pipeline across Massachusetts earlier this year, she's received dozens of calls from constituents.

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The News-Star

Silent retreats: Tradition finds modern fans

A very pregnant Juliana Berger took a five-day trip with her husband and didn't speak to him once.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Brewer announces funding authorization for North Brookfield Firehouse

Sen. Stephen M. Brewer, D-Barre, has announced that the House and Senate passed a bill authorizing up to $1.24 billion in capital spending over the next five years to fund facility improvements and general government operations across the Commonwealth.

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