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Shirley, Massachusetts is located in Middlesex County. Zip codes in Shirley, MA include 01464. The median home price in Shirley is $338,000 which is roughly $145/per square foot. More Shirley information.

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Sorry, but is that what you want the kids to do? You're glorifiying it! Walking to schools is dangerous enough today, let alone a kid thumbing to the beach or lake because their parents would not take them, or even to the mall.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Shirley Oracle

Selectmen asked to maintain private road

The issue of private roads surfaced once again at the selectmen's meeting on Tuesday night, when resident Howard Hall of Mountain View Avenue told the board that the road needs to be paved.

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Shirley Oracle

New group to work on zoning with MassDev. Working group can avoid Open Meeting Law

During its monthly meeting, the Joint Boards of Selectmen voted to take action on an issue under discussion, a move Chairman Leo Blair said is unusual for the joint boards.

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Shirley Oracle

The Posting Board

Shirley Center Farmers Market will open for the season on Thursday, July 10, beginning at 4 p.m., on the Shirley Historic Center Common, 3 Parker Road.

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Shirley Oracle

Senate takes up Nashua River

Areas of the Nashua River are one step closer to possible protection as a bill sponsored by U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas makes its way through Congress.

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Nashoba Publishing Online

Ayer fire log

July 7: 11:22 A-1 ALS Groton; 11:51 A-1 ALS Groton; 16:52 still alarm, Engine 2, Ladder 1 to Nashoba Park; 16:54 still alarm, Engine 2, Ladder 1 to 22 Atherton St.; 17:13 still alarm, Engine 2, Ladder 1 to Pan Am Auto Unloading for a lightning strike; 17:15 still alarm, Engine 4 to 8 Newton St.; 17:18 still alarm, Engine 4 to 65 Washington St. for ... (more)

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Nashoba Publishing Online

Johnston departs; Poitras is interim treasurer

Selectmen had accepted the resignation of Treasurer Kevin Johnston and agreed to post the position internally as a temporary job before advertising for a permanent replacement.

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Groton Landmark

ShirleyArts! presents The Little Mermaid Jr.

Join Ariel, Sebastian, Flounder and all their friends under the sea in ShirleyArts! production of Disney's The Little Mermaid Jr., Friday, July 18, at 7 p.m., and Saturday, July 19, at 2 p.m. at the Ayer Shirley Middle School, 1 Hospital Road, Shirley.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Lowell Sun

Shirley BOS appoints interim treasurer, wiring inspector

Selectmen at their previous meeting accepted the resignation of Treasurer Kevin Johnston and agreed to post the position internally as a temporary job before advertising for a permanent replacement.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Nashoba Publishing Online

Local businesses come together to honor teachers

Forty lucky teachers received this season's "golden ticket" -- a seat at the annual Teacher Appreciation Night on Wednesday, June 11, at The Bull Run, Shirley.

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Nashoba Publishing Online

Ayer fire log

June 30: 15:05 A-1 ALS Shirley; 16:42 A-1 to Nashoba Park; 17:51 Engine 2 to 10 Oak Grove St. for a CO activation; 21:15 A-1 ALS Lunenburg.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Lowell Sun

JBOS group to work on proposed Devens zoning changes

At its monthly meeting Thursday night at Town Hall, the Joint Boards of Selectmen voted to act on an issue under discussion, a move Chairman Leo Blair said was unusual for the joint boards group, which serves as an advisory board and discusses matters of mutual interest to the represented stakeholders: the towns of Ayer, Harvard and Shirley and the ... (more)

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Business Journal

Around the Region: July 10, 2014

A summary of recent transactions and personnel news within Greater Boston's real estate community.

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Lowell Sun

Officer at Shirley prison sentenced in pepper-spray incident

A local corrections officer who attacked a man with pepper spray earlier this year was ordered to stay away from his victim, write an apology note and pay him $1,000 in restitution as part of his sentencing agreement, according to court documents.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Shirley Oracle

Selectmen

Selectmen bade a final farewell Monday night to Police Chief J. Gregory Massak and presented him with a certificate of appreciation from the town.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Lowell Sun

Nashoba Tech updates bullying policy

The Nashoba Valley Technical School Committee voted unanimously Tuesday to adopt a new anti-bullying policy after receiving a proposal from Principal Denise Pigeon.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

Shirley Oracle

Brown Bag program launches in Ayer Shirley Regional School District

For all children in the Ayer Shirley Regional School District: Come and receive a free brown bag lunch on Tuesdays and Thursdays in July and August, until school starts up again.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Sentinel & Enterprise

Weekend Best Bets

Aesop's fables have stood the test of time, so Drawbridge Puppet Theater's Jeff Koslik has no problem using this month to reprise the tales that teach.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

Lowell Sun

Shirley selectmen bid farewell to police chief

Selectmen bid farewell Monday night to Police Chief J. Gregory Massak and presented him with a certificate of appreciation from the town.

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Sentinel & Enterprise

Ayer-Shirley students donate lifesaving device

The girls of the Cardiac Quest Youth Venture team have donated another lifesaving automated external defibrillator, or AED, to their community.

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