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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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7 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Longtime suspect charged in Fitchburg man's 2003 slaying

A Lynn man was arraigned Thursday on a murder charge in a fatal shooting nearly 11 years ago in Fitchburg.

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10 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

Donation drive for city pets ongoing

Donations may be dropped off at Fitchburg Public Library, which is open Monday through Thursday, from noon to 8 p.m.; Friday, from noon to 5 p.m.; and Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. "We can use dry food, wet food and treats," said Maureen Cormier of Twin City Paws, a fellowship for pet support, advocacy and education that is overseeing the ... (more)

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14 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

Half-century of opening horizons

Shriver Job Corps celebrated 50 years of workforce training on Wednesday, when state officials piled in to a packed auditorium at the Devens site to congratulate the center.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Lowell Sun

FSU, UMass Law School partner to cut length of degree program

Fitchburg State University and the University of Massachusetts Law School have signed a first-of-its kind agreement that will allow students to earn their bachelor and law degrees in six years instead of seven.

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Sentinel & Enterprise

Fitchburg Planning Board: Orchard plan can move forward

Despite the concerns of Pearl Hill Road residents, the building of a new housing development on the former site of Marshall Farm will go forward.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Worcester County jobless rates fall

Unemployment rates fell in Central Massachusetts metropolitan areas during July over the same month last year, according to data released Tuesday by the state.

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Sentinel & Enterprise

Fitchburg armed-robbery suspects held on high bail

A Fitchburg man was held on $20,000 cash bail, and his female accomplice was held on $10,000 cash bail, Monday after an armed robbery Thursday night.

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Sentinel & Enterprise

Fitchburg man charged with impersonating police officer

A Blossom Street man was arraigned in Fitchburg District Court on Monday on charges that he impersonated a police officer, according to court documents.

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Sentinel & Enterprise

Transformer fire knocks out power briefly in Fitchburg

Firefighters were called to the area of 76 Walnut St., on Monday afternoon, after receiving reports that a transformer had caught on fire, according to acting Deputy Fire Chief Gregg Normandin.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Sentinel & Enterprise

Through group effort, Fitchburg's Green Acres is reborn

What was once a muddy, garbage-strewn pit has been transformed into a mulched butterfly garden dotted with stepping stones and colorful flowers.

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Sentinel & Enterprise

'Lady Coggshall' crowned in Fitchburg

Until recently, the paint on the old ladybug near the children's playground at Coggshall Park was worn down to the metal, and the antennas had long been broken off.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Sentinel & Enterprise

Dozens of courses in FSU adult program

Fitchburg State University's Adult Learning in the Fitchburg Area program is launching its 11th year providing local residents the opportunity to broaden their minds and social circles through noncredit daytime courses and special activities.

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Sentinel & Enterprise

Retailers: Tax holiday 'nothing special'

Fred Berthoff, of City Music in Leominster, sold a $600 guitar to a customer who picked Saturday specifically to take advantage of the sales-tax holiday.

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Sentinel & Enterprise

LHS grad wins pageant crown

With only two previous pageants on her resum, Samantha Agyeman thought she'd attend the USA Junior Ambassador Teen Pageant earlier this month in Tampa for the fun and experience of it.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Examiner.com

From the parrot's beak: 8/17 edition

The non-native species often nests in cactus cavities and is thought to outcompete some native species, like cactus wrens.

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Sentinel & Enterprise

Concert to benefit Fitchburg man in fire

A benefit concert has been organized for the family of a Fitchburg man who was burned saving his family from a fire in June and is now in a coma and facing several serious health issues.

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Sentinel & Enterprise

Sun-soaked Lunenburg facility now generating power

A large-scale solar array off of Pleasant Street in Lunenburg is now feeding power directly into the grid, and the meter on site is registering net-metering credits, according to John Harden of the North Central MA Development Corporation.

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Sentinel & Enterprise

It will be a very different September at St. Bernard's

The headmaster of St. Bernard's Central Catholic High School since 2003, Conry will retire at the end of August, but he'll never be far away.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Town administrator signed, sealed and delivered

Ryan McNutt was appointed and signed a three-year contract at a special selectmen's meeting on Friday.

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City of Boston

Boston Public Library Serves Historical and Cultural Institutions Across Massachusetts

Under the designation as Library for the Commonwealth, Boston Public Library serves all residents of Massachusetts and offers free resources to public libraries and other historical, cultural, and educational institutions across the state.

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