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Leominster, Massachusetts is located in Worcester County. Zip codes in Leominster, MA include 01453. The median home price in Leominster is $199,500 which is roughly $139/per square foot. More Leominster information.

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10 hrs ago | 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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15 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

Change is good at Green Acres

The Green Acres housing project in Fitchburg has been getting plenty of coverage in the Sentinel & Enterprise, and we're glad to see changes are being made for the better.

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19 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

Growing Places' annual fundraiser set for Sept. 6 in Leominster

Join Growing Places on Saturday, Sept. 6, for its fourth annual garden-harvest fundraiser, the Backyard Bash, as the nonprofit agency raises money to build vegetable gardens and teach low-income families and community groups in North Central Massachusetts how to grow, harvest and use their own fresh produce.

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22 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

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Justin E. Erdman , 30, of 6 Halford St., Gardner, was charged with trafficking in cocaine.

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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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Sentinel & Enterprise

Mass. gas prices continue to drop

AAA Southern New England reported Monday that self-serve regular has dropped another 3 cents in the past week to an average of $3.47 per gallon, and is now down 15 cents in the past month.

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Sentinel & Enterprise

Deal inked on Leominster's historic Drake House

City Grants Administrator Wendy Wiiks announced Thursday the city has signed a contract with a Mattapoisett architectural firm to do a structural and historical assessment of the Drake House, which was a stop on the Underground Railroad for at least one slave seeking freedom.

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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

More to do

Learn more about the Civil War era during these programs at the library. Some require advance registration at leominsterlibrary.org or by calling 978-534-7522.

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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

Traveling exhibit in Leominster to examine enigmatic emancipator

The Civil War ended almost 150 years ago, but not every story has been told and still many questions remain.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Sentinel & Enterprise

Inmate charged in Shirley prison murder held without bail

A prisoner at the Souza-Baranowski Correctional Facility charged with murdering a 72-year-old fellow inmate was ordered held without bail during his arraignment at Clinton District Court on Friday morning.

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Community Good Works

Blue Hills Bank, CPCU Credit Union, The Savings Bank and more share the spotlight in our weekly roundup of banks and brokerages giving back to their communities.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

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Mass. jobless rate down 1.6 percent since summer 2013

State officials on Thursday morning reported the latest employment snapshot, which shows the state added 67,300 jobs over the past year.

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Sentinel & Enterprise

Leominster schools' summer program helps kids explore

"We've basically had them doing everything," said Thomas Clark, the credit union's CEO and treasurer.

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Civil War encampment comes to Leominster Library Aug. 23

The Leominster Public Library will host a living-history encampment with Company "A" of the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Regiment on Saturday, Aug. 23, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. During the Civil War, this regiment became the Union Army's first formally organized unit made up of free black men.

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Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Touch a Truck at Roll On America Aug. 16

Fun America @ Roll On America on the Leominster/Lancaster line will hold a Touch a Truck event from noon to 4 p.m. Aug 16 in the parking lot.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Lowell Sun

DA: Shirley inmate, 72, murdered in cell

A 72-year-old inmate, serving a life sentence, was murdered Tuesday afternoon in the Souza-Baranowski Correctional Facility, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. William Sires, convicted in the 1973 murder of his mother in Pittsfield, was found badly beaten and near death in a cell on Tier N1 at about 2 p.m. Tuesday.

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Sentinel & Enterprise

For Fitchburg disabled Market Basket worker, job is 'like my whole life'

Nicholas McDonald, who has a seizure disorder and attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, has worked at the Market Basket on John Fitch Highway in Fitchburg for 13 years this Saturday, but these days, "I'm just a volunteer," he said, referring to ongoing employee protests.

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Sentinel & Enterprise

Man thanks Leominster firefighters who helped him after fall from roof

Leominster Mayor Dean Mazzarella, center, talks about John La Stella, right, during La Stella's visit to the Fire Department to thank firefighters for helping him on April 30, when he fell off a roof then down an embankment.

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