20 min ago
Westford firefighters rally to help family victimized by blaze
Firefighters and residents are coming together, going shopping, and stepping up to help a family of five that was left with nothing but the clothes on their backs after a three-alarm fire that struck five days before Christmas.
12 hrs ago
Sentinel & Enterprise
Westford fire results in 'total loss'
The state fire marshal is investigating the cause of a three-alarm fire, which resulted in a "total loss" for a Beaver Brook Road house on Friday, according to officials.
12 hrs ago
Westford home destroyed by 3-alarm fire
Firefighters battle as a three-alarm blaze rips through a house at 40 Beaver Brook Road in Westford early Friday afternoon.
Fri Dec 20, 2013
Firefighters battle Westford house fire
Firefighters responding to a house fire early Friday afternoon at 40 Beaver Brook Road, arrived on scene to find bright orange flames and heavy smoke billowing skyward from the upper right windows of the two-story wood-frame Cape style structure, according to police scanner and witness reports.
Wed Dec 18, 2013
Man shot dead in Lowell
An unidentified man was found dead inside a home at Second and Read streets in Lowell's Centralville neighborhood Wednesday night shortly after police were called there to investigate a report that a man was shot.
Middlesex DA: Billerica officer has clean record, was assault victim
The attorney representing a Westford woman charged with assaulting her grandson's father, who is a Billerica police officer, said prosecutors have told him there was "nothing negative'' in the files regarding Officer Scott Peloquin.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Billerica police to use $8G grant to fight underage drinking
Despite statistics that show incidences of underage drinking dropping, and fewer minors arrested for driving drunk, police emphasize more work must be done to further reduce underage drinking and driving.
Program Impacting Homeless Westford Residents Gets $250,000 from State
Last week, the Commonwealth announced $1.7 million in state funding to help place over 300 homeless individuals throughout the state, with some of that money going to directly help the homeless in Westford.
A 'B' effort on first snowstorm
The first snow fall of the season wasn't totally unexpected, but some of the problems associated with it were.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Write on for Westford
Fifteen Westford Academy students, along with advisers Janet Fonden and Jack Holbrook, spent four days in Boston at the JEA/NSPA National High School Journalism Conference.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
2013 Westford Christmas Guide
Happy Holidays, Westford! Here are a few holiday stories we've run lately. To add your own, go to our blogs page .
Security Systems News
Fingerprint biometrics gives hospitals more security choices
WESTFORD, Mass.-Users of Software House's C-Cure 9000, the security and event management system popular at hospitals, can now add another layer of security with the addition of Suprema fingerprint readers.
Littleton hand-bell choir makes seasonal music for the soul
Holding bells against their chests, the 12 bell ringers stood in front of conductor Janet Anderson, waiting for her cue for the first sound of music.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Two Westford Women Open Their Business Officially Today
We were at the opening ceremony for the event and got some pictures and sounds from the Westford Academy band! 2. In Case You Missed Ita Westford author David Brody will be at Art on Main to sign copies of his newest edition in his books on the Westford 4. The Community Christmas Chorus Concerta takes place on Sunday at the First Parish Church ... (more)
Latest Novel in Westford Knight Series Brings Familiar Themes To New Locales
Westford author David Brody is back, and for the latest novel he's looking to strike gold! Powdered gold, that isa ..
Festival of Trees starts today in Westford
The Westford Family Funfest's first Festival of Trees celebration will be this week, beginning with an opening ceremony tonight.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Community Christmas Chorus at First Parish Church United This Weekend
Looking for something to do? Here are a few things going on in Westford this weekend.
Weekend Agenda: Holiday Stroll, Holiday Stories, 'Scrooge' and a Laser Show
The weekend has arrived, but you've got no idea what you're going to do? Patch is coming to the rescue with your best bets for the done-work-outta-here time.
Westford Resident Needs Your Help to Start A School in Madagascar
Today we're highlighting a Westford resident hoping to start up a school in Madagascar.
Child's illness has Lowell family struggling
Heidi Melanson says it's only by the grace of her family's support system her two sons will have Christmas presents this year.