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  1. It's unanimous: Butterfield is pick for Westminster fire chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    The Board of Selectmen voted unanimously Monday to appoint him pending successful contract negotiations. Chairman Jim DeLisle called Butterfield that night to tell he got the job, which he accepted.

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  2. Murphy finds new home with Holy CrossRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    After all, since leaving Dracut High, where he coached from 2004-07, Murphy has coached at Harvard, Bryant, Saint Anselm, Tufts and now Holy Cross. The longest Murphy has coached anywhere is eight seasons when he was the head coach at Saint Anselm in Manchester, N.H. "I'm very excited to be here," Murphy said.

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  3. Hunger Run is Oct. 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Registration is open for Nashoba Valley Medical Center's seventh annual Hunger Run 5K Road Race on Saturday, Oct. 13. Proceeds from the event will benefit Loaves & Fishes, a nonprofit organization that provides food and temporary support services to residents of Shirley, Devens, Ayer, Groton, Harvard and Littleton. Since its inception, NVMC's Hunger Run 5K has generated more than $34,750 for Loaves & Fishes and recruited more than 1,000 participants who have donated more than 2,500 pounds of food to the organization.

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  4. Westminster fire chief interviews setRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Capt. Kyle Butterfield, who is serving as acting chief, Ayer Senior Fire Capt. Timothy Johnston, and Lynnfield Fire Chief Mark Tetreault.

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  5. From recycling to composting, Sabol is happy to lend a handRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    The 63-year-old fills her days with volunteerism and fills her car with various items for distribution around the community. As the committee's chairwoman, it is her role to educate the public on where, when and how to properly dispose of recyclable items.

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  6. From recycling to composting, Sabol is happy to lend a handRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    The 63-year-old fills her days with volunteerism and fills her car with various items for distribution around the community. As the committee's chairwoman, it is her role to educate the public on where, when and how to properly dispose of recyclable items.

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  7. Townsend, Ayer first responders get grant fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Two area fire departments will receive parts of a $4.5 million federal grant aimed at better educating, training, and equipping first responders, according to Sen. Elizabeth Warren's office. Ayer is slated to get more than $23,000 dollars to go toward driver training for operators of department vehicles, while Townsend will get more than $53,000 to train paramedics.

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  8. Loaves and Fishes revamp home to help improve serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 4 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Coming home is always a relief but for Loaves and Fishes it is a relief that extends beyond the home's occupants. For the 800 families who rely on the groceries and toiletries that the Devens-based food pantry offers, Loaves and Fishes' return to the neighborhood is welcome news.

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  9. Man held in Fitchburg gun assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 29 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    An Ayer man is being held without bail after allegedly holding a loaded handgun to a woman's head Friday, according to court documents. Troy L. Mitchell, 18, of 4 Pine St. Apt.

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  10. Man with ties to Fitchburg, Ayer, Townsend on most-wanted listRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    A man with ties to Fitchburg, Ayer and Townsend was added to the Massachusetts State Police most-wanted list Thursday. Kevin Hamel, 49, is wanted on one count of kidnapping, one count of assault and battery on a household member, two counts of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, and four counts of vandalizing property, according to State Police.

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  11. Netflix in talks over Lancaster shootRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Filming of a new Netflix series or movie could soon be underway throughout Lancaster as the town has entered into negotiations with the video-streaming service to serve as the backdrop for one of its newest programs. Specifics on what Netflix plans to be filming is still unknown, though several town officials said Monday that discussions with the company have been ongoing.

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  12. Shirley boards tackling sidewalk safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    The Board of Selectmen and the Planning Board met in joint session Monday night to discuss a priority list of local streets that need a face-lift or a complete makeover or both, focusing for now on creating a safe, ADA-compliant sidewalk network from Valley View Way in the village area to the town's two schools: Lura A. White Elementary School and Ayer Shirley Regional Middle School. Montachusetts Regional Planning Commission staffers Sherri Bean and John Hume have been working with the town to come up with a draft plan that lays out the envisioned work and includes rough cost estimates for each of the 14 projects on a prioritized list.

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  13. People in BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Roy Nascimento, president and CEO of the North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce has been designated as a Certified Chamber Executive by ACCE, the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives. Nascimento is one of 11 chamber professionals to earn the Certified Chamber Executive designation in 2018.

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  14. Time to see fiscal sense in regional dispatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    And while it's reasonable for some Chelmsford police officers and town residents to question the wisdom of joining a regional dispatch center, the rational conclusion suggests that a community should never squander an opportunity to reduce costs while enhancing services. That's what Town Manager Paul Cohen says will occur if Chelmsford joins Dracut and Tewksbury as part of the Northern Middlesex Regional Emergency Communications Center, which will be housed in a state-of-the-art facility built in Tewksbury.

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  15. What are you waiting FORE?! Making the circuit of local public golf coursesRead the original story

    Aug 16, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    With greens the size of a Costco, Red Tail presents a challenge for even the most serious golfer. This is the sixth hole.

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  16. Mazzarella backs Baker campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Gov. Charlie Baker announced Tuesday that he has been endorsed by Leominster Mayor Dean Mazzarella in his bid for re-election this fall. In a statement released by Baker's office, Mazzarella is quoted as saying: "The Baker-Polito team has always been willing to reach across the aisle to advance commonsense priorities that make life better for people here in Leominster."

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  17. Fire damages Ayer eletrical plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Fire Chief Robert Pedrazzi said the department received an automatic alarm call from New England Hydro-Transmission Electric Company, Inc., at 9:58 a.m. "A failure in one of the bushings that was covered in oil, that's attached to outside of the building, broke off and fell to ground and caught fire," he said. He did not identify what specific piece of equipment burned.

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  18. Harrington endorses Green in 3rd District raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    State Rep. Sheila Harrington endorsed fellow Republican Rick Green in his bid for the 3rd Congressional District, the Green campaign announced Monday. Green is the co-founder of 1A Auto and, as a Pepperell resident, a longtime constituent of Harrington's 1st Middlesex District.

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  19. Targeting traffic on a busy Twin Cities linkRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    With the corridor of Merriam Avenue to South Street in Fitchburg being one of the few roadways linking the two cities, and among the most frequently traveled, a new study has been commissioned to find ways to relieve congestion. The study now underway, commissioned by the Montachusett Regional Planning Commission, will monitor the number of vehicles traveling between the two cities, determine peak traffic hours, and record which other streets the most drivers are turning onto from Merriam Avenue or South Street.

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  20. Devens restricting outdoor water useRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    The restriction forbids the irrigation of lawns, washing of vehicles except in commercial stations; and the washing of buildings' external surfaces, driveways or sidewalks except as necessary to apply paint, stucco, pavement or cement. The restriction began in early June and will likely run through the summer.

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