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Fitchburg, Massachusetts is located in Worcester County. Zip codes in Fitchburg, MA include 01420. The median home price in Fitchburg is $174,900 which is roughly $110/per square foot. More Fitchburg information.

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5 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

For customers, homecoming

Gail Engelmann of Westminster was the first shopper in Market Basket's Central Plaza store when it opened at 7 a.m. Thursday.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Sentinel & Enterprise

Kids' Safety day Sept. 13

Commerce Bank, in conjunction with the offices of Leominster Mayor Dean Mazzarella and Fitchburg Mayor Lisa Wong, the Leominster Police Department and the Fitchburg Fire Department, will hold a free Kids' Safety Event for children from kindergarten to age 12 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept.

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McKay hosting family barbecue

New and returning students and families are invited to McKay's free back-to-school barbecue on Thursday, Sept.

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Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Fitchburg Market Basket workers elated to be back

For the first time in weeks Market Basket employees at the Fitchburg store said Thursday they had lines of customers waiting to get checked out while short speeches from elated and victorious employees played through the store's speakers.

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Sentinel & Enterprise

$115G in cultural grants awarded in North Central Mass.

The Massachusetts Cultural Council has awarded grants totaling $115,320 to cultural organizations, schools, and all 11 communities in her district, Sen. Jennifer Flanagan announced Wednesday.

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For all those pets just left behind

Animal advocates are hoping a kitten's harrowing experience will help build support for legislation intended to protect abandoned pets.

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MassLive.com

Just Folks - Chicopee Holyoke Plus: Academic honors earned by...

Mary Mancuso , of Granby, was one of 277 Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference Scholar-Athletes in the 2013-14 school year.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Fitchburg Art Museum one of first in New England to go bilingual

Located in a predominantly Latino neighborhood that continues to grow, the Fitchburg Art Museum is working toward the goal of becoming New England's first fully bilingual art museum - true to its mission of making art accessible to all.

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Business Journal

Construction hiring in Massachusetts up 3 percent for July

According to the Associated General Contractors of America, a lobbying group outside of Washington, D.C., 11 of the 12 Massachusetts metros it tracks added jobs in July, with the lone outlier being Pittsfield, which was flat.

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Thief grabs cash box at Leominster farm stand

A would-be customer at Harper's Farm produce stand near the Friendly's restaurant on North Main Street stole the cash box Monday about 5:10 p.m., police said.

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Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Fitchburg resident robbed in home

A man inside his Sanborn Street bedroom was surprised this morning by two men, one armed, who are now accused of stealing cash and cell phones from the home.

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Sentinel & Enterprise

Fitchburg lawyer suspended for mishandling bail funds

Attorney Ernest A. Solomon has been suspended from practicing law for 15 months by the state Board of Bar Overseers for mishandling a client's bail money.

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All revved up for those who served

Veterans and motorcycle enthusiasts from around the area will ride Saturday to honor and raise funds to help fellow veterans.

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Fitchburg's strays getting attention they need

Thank you to Alana Melanson for a splendid followup story on the Fitchburg dogs under animal control that are staying at the Pink Poodle in Leominster.

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Fitchburg to offer all students free lunch

The School Committee has affirmed a decision it made in the spring to take part in a free-lunch program run by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and administered through the state Department of Education.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Search for FSU president launched

The Fitchburg State University Board of Trustees has launched the search for a successor to President Robert V. Antonucci, who announced in May he would retire at the end of the 2014-15 academic year after 11 years at the post.

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Fitchburg resident finds firearm in bush

A Green Street resident found a handgun in a bag thrown in shrubbery outside his house Friday afternoon, police said.

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Ashburnham library trustees name 2 finalists for library director

Library trustees have selected two finalists for the position of interim library director, and the committee to select a permanent director held its first meeting Monday.

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Students, parents get their first look at Fitchburg's charter school

The Sizer School is not yet open for classes, but students and parents nonetheless packed the halls of the brand-new building on Rindge Road for tours and an ice-cream social Monday.

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Sentinel & Enterprise

Police seek armed robber

Police on Monday night were looking for a white man with an average build and goatee who robbed Family Federal Savings Bank on Whalom Road on Monday afternoon.

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