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Bangor Daily News
A Patriot's Day primer
All right, so Henry Wadsworth Longfellow knew he could get a better rhyme out of "hear" and "Revere," but the result of his famous poem from "Tales of a Wayside Inn" is that Paul Revere's fellow rider, William Dawes, is largely unknown to most Americans.
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Sat Apr 19, 2014
The Free Dictionary
Daniel Chester French
Daniel Chester French , one of the most prolific and acclaimed American sculptors of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, is best known for his monumental work, the statue of Abraham Lincoln in the Lincoln Memorial , Washington, D.C. French was born in Exeter, New Hampshire , to Henry Flagg French , a lawyer, judge, Assistant US ... (more)
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Battle Road Trail, Concord
In a grassy field in Concord, where Old Bedford Road and Lexington Road intersect, John Meriam's worn Colonial home has persevered for three and a half centuries.
Join Sudbury Minutemen On Their March To Concord April 19
The Sudbury Companies of Militia and Minute, under the leadership of Colonel Jack McCarter and accompanied by the Sudbury Ancient Fyfe and Drum Companie, will recreate the April 19, 1775 march of over 300 Sudbury men to Concord to take part in the battles of Lexington and Concord at the start of the American Revolution.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Concord Man Charged with Leaving Scene of Crash
Mon., April 7 3:48 a.m. Following a crash on Old Marlboro Road, Salvatore Razionale, of Concord, was charged with negligent driving, leaving the scene of a crash, speeding, a marked lane violation, and not having a license in possession.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
What climate change has done to Walden's woods
A hymn to citizen science, Walden Warming by Richard Primack seeks the reality of climate change in the effects that ordinary people have recorded IN 2001, at the age of 52, Richard Primack packed the records of 21 years of research on tropical rainforests into a filing cabinet.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Concord Will Get Help Fixing Potholes
Concord is getting $101,000 from the state to help pay for repairing potholes. Winter is gone, but her fury is still evident on roads across Massachusetts.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Shirley C. Leach
She was born Dec. 1, 1921, in Haverhill, Mass., a daughter of the late Ollie and Violet Harris.
Tough Ruck 2014 Final Details, the home stretch
Approximately 1000 soldiers , from over 30 states, making up over 20 teams, have registered for the Tough Ruck.
Born out of a failed business idea, Wildlife Acoustics grows with latest bat-detector product
The idea that a technological device could recognize different types of birds by their birdsong just as well as a human could was considered impossible in the early 2000s - until Concord resident Ian Agranat built it.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Friday, April 18
1775 - Paul Revere makes his legendary ride to Lexington and Concord, Massachusetts, conveying the warning that the British were coming.
Sudbury Officials Eye Affordable Housing at Melone Gravel Pit
Sudbury officials are hoping residents will vote this year to fund a master plan that would allow them to begin planning for development of affordable housing at the Melone gravel pit property located on Route 117.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Concord's NEHRA to Host Diversity & Inclusion Gala May 8th
After nearly two decades of spotlighting diversity and inclusion achievements in Boston-area workplaces, the Northeast Human Resources Association --based on Concord-- will once again bring together area business leaders, accomplished students, and HR professionals for their annual D&I Gala.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Concord's Angus Jennings Tapped for Gubernatorial Ticket
The following is a statement from Evan Falchuk , an Independent candidate in this year's gubernatorial race: United Independent Party candidate for Governor of Massachusetts Evan Falchuk today announced his pick for Lt.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
LITERACY VOLUNTEERS OF THE POLLARD MEMORIAL LIBRARY: 18-hour training for ESOL Tutors free for anyone interested in volunteering to work with non-native English speakers seeking to improve their English.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Don't pass on Warrant Article 28
By Ann Chang By Ann Chang I intend to stand up at Town Meeting and oppose the motion of the Acton Water District to pass over Article 28.--ground water protection district.
Thinking outside the black box
Richard Hayden of Sudbury serves on the board of Flyht Aerospace Solutions Ltd., which offers a live-stream aircraft tracking system.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
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Restoration of Hollis town hall windows renews building's beauty
Loretta Jackson photo A snowy day on the Hollis town square is observed through one of 30 newly renovated, antique stained glass windows in town hall by Donna Setaro, building and land use coordinator for Hollis, and Troy Brown, the Hollis town administrator.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Joe Manganiello And Jason Sudeikis Look Handsome & Rugged On Set Of 'Tumbledown'
Ah, two of our favorite, gorgeous men in one movie. I'm just going to predict that Tumbledown is going to be fantastic.
Falchuk picks former Westford official as running mate
Third-party gubernatorial candidate Evan Falchuk announced Wednesday his pick for lieutenant governor, Concord resident and former Westford Director of Land Use Management Angus Jennings.