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Monson selectmen hear idea for public art project at new Town Hall-Police Station construction site
From left to right, Monson Selectmen Chairman Edward A. Maia, Selectman Richard M. Smith and Interim Town Administrator Daniel Laroche are seen at the Dec. 9 selectmen's meeting.
alex beamWe all have - pope envy'
He has had an impact on other faiths, as well. Welcome to "pope envy." I first encountered the term in an essay by Jana Riess, a liberal Mormon writer.
Monson selectmen approve package store license for Palmer Road site
MONSON - Selectmen, at their Nov. 26 meeting, unanimously approved a request from Rejeesh R. Patel to open a combination package and convenience store at 130 Palmer Road.
Monson area notes: Holiday open house at the Keep Homestead Museum,...
MONSON - A holiday open house will be held at the Keep Homestead Museum from 1 to 3:30 p.m. on Dec. 1 at 35 Ely Road.
Monson Arts Council sets 35th annual holiday crafts fair
The Arts Council's 3 5th annual holiday craft fair will open on Nov. 30 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and continue on Dec. 1 from noon until 4:30 p.m. The fair presents 60 artisans and crafters featuring handcrafted items.
Freetown-Lakeville will recommence search for superintendent
A search committee will consist of four members of the regional school committee, Lakeville Selectman Scott Belliveau, Freetown Selectman Lee Baumgartner, Assistant Superintendent for Teaching and Learning Natalie Dunning, a principal, two parents, one teacher and a student.
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Central Mass. not so keen on casinos
When Gov. Deval L. Patrick signed the expanded gaming act legalizing casino gambling two years ago, officials touted the new jobs and revenue that would fill state and local coffers.
First Church of Monson holds Christmas door decorating contest
MONSON - The First Church of Monson will hold a Christmas door decorating contest for residents with the theme, "A Hometown Christmas."
Hometown Notes: 'Stuff the Bus' food drive in Palmer,...
Monson firefighter Jeremy Bedson uses a bucket loader to string lights on the town Christmas tree on Dec. 10, 2011.