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  1. Funeral Mass is held for Don Featherstone, creator of the pink lawn flamingoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Surrounded by loved ones wearing flamingo pink, whimsical artist and local celebrity Don Featherstone was laid to rest on Saturday. Featherstone, of Fitchburg, died last week at age 79. He was a lifelong resident of Central Massachusetts, having grown up in Berlin, attending art school in Worcester, and working in Leominster for decades.

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  2. Author to discuss 'Finest Hours' at Forbush LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    The Forbush Memorial Library will host an evening with author and speaker Michael Tougias at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the library, 118 Main St. As part of the library's "Community Reads" program, Tougias will discuss one of his books about survival and daring rescue, "The Finest Hours: The True Story of a Heroic Sea Rescue." This book is soon to be released as a major motion picture by Disney Studios.

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  3. Students should be able to opt out of assessment tests, union arguesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Delegates to the Massachusetts Teachers Association's annual meeting this weekend voted to send a letter to Education Commissioner Mitchell Chester and state lawmakers urging them to give parents the choice to take their public school students out of standardized tests. The union says no student should be penalized for refusing an assessment test and that students who opt out should not be included in data used by state or federal agencies to determine a school's success or failure.

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  4. Lancaster elects Sendrowski as selectmanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    The race for a seat on the Board of Selectmen between two veterans of local politics ended up being a clear victory for Walter Sendrowski. Likely due to the fact that the ballot included only one contested race, the town election Monday had a low voter turnout, with 463 residents showing up at the polls, or just over 10 percent of the town's registered voters.

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  5. Sisters in Crime to meet ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Join New England mystery writers as they discuss short stories with a murderous twist at the library's annual Sisters in Crime gathering Thursday, at 7 p.m., at the Leominster Public Library, 30 West St. This year's panel discussion, titled "Death in Shorts," will include authors Kate Flora, Janet Halpin, Ruth McCarty and Susan Oleksiw. Copies of their books will be available for purchase and signing at the program.

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  6. Quotable Quotes Baker says 'never' to run for presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    "We allege this treatment center knowingly took advantage of patients by forcing them to pay exorbitant and unnecessary fees for opiate addiction service." "MassHealth ... paid more than $3.5 million in questionable, unallowable, and potentially fraudulent medical claims for Personal Care Attendant services for its members."

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  7. Pepperell Town Hall is no longer on eagle's wingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Town Hall greets visitors coming into town from the south. Its meticulously painted blue-gray building with contrasting trim shows its late 19th-century roots.

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  8. Fitchburg fiscal house a lot like its City HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Mayor Lisa Wong can take credit for pulling the city of Fitchburg back from brink of financial collapse when she took office in 2008. Despite her considerable efforts, a Sentinel & Enterprise story Monday illustrates that the city is far from flush with cash.

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  9. MBTA's quick-fixer a short-term solutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    The trolleys may not be running on time, but at least the MBTA's overseers moved swiftly to halt this runaway train. That's what the seven-member Massachusetts Department of Transportation Board did late Tuesday by naming Frank DePaola as the MBTA's interim general manager.

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  10. Nashoba tops North Middlesex in league battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    A pair of the area's hottest teams with playoff aspirations collided on the hardwood on Friday night in Bolton. The North Middlesex boys' basketball team entered the crucial Mid-Wach B clash riding a seven-game winning streak, while the host Chieftains looked to push their run to five games.

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  11. W. Kamau Bell bringing the laughs to FSURead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Comedian W. Kamau Bell will perform at Fitchburg State University on Feb. 26, at the Falcon Hub in Hammond Hall as part of the school's CenterStage arts and culture series. Bell is best known as the former host of the FX television series "Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell."

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  12. Incoming budget chief shakes up officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Facing a possible $750 million budget shortfall when the new Baker administration arrives in January, incoming Administration and Finance Secretary Kristen Lepore is shaking up the senior staff in the executive office she will soon take over. Lepore has informed at least seven officials that they will not be needed after Jan. 8, according to people with knowledge of the transition.

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