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  1. Southbridge woman arraigned in death of Charlton man who was getting his mailRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    A 62-year-old Southbridge woman, charged in the November death of a man who was checking his mail, was arraigned on a charge of motor vehicle homicide Monday in Dudley District Court. Sharon M. Ricci of 24 Roger St., Apt.

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  2. Memorial Day Weekend events in Central Mass. Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Monday: Flag-raising and wreath-laying ceremonies will be held at 9 a.m. at VVA Park on Starrett Avenue; 9:15 a.m. at VFW Park. Units and parade participants will assemble around the flagpole at 9:45 a.m. at Silver Lake Cemetery, with ceremonies beginning at 10 a.m. The parade will proceed down Silver Lake Street to Crescent Street.

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  3. Charlton woman pleads guilty to conspiracy to distribute oxycodoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 16 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    WORCESTER - A Charlton woman will be sentenced Sept. 12 after pleading guilty Monday in federal court to conspiracy to distribute oxycodone.

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  4. Charlton voters amend budget to offset school district shortfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 15 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    In financial matters, 432 voters adopted a $26 million fiscal 2018 town operating budget, which is a 1.2 percent increase of $326,019 over this current year. The budget is supported by $1.4 million in state aid, $459,531 in new tax revenue, $220,000 in new growth, $128,515 from free cash, and $650,000 from ambulance receipts.

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  5. Leicester library relocates during renovationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 14 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    LEICESTER – As the town prepares to undergo an $8.1 million library renovation, the library has relocated for about two years to a building at 1 Paxton St. that dates to the 1700s. The Board of Selectmen is scheduled to vote on a contractor for the library project at its next meeting on May 22. Library Director Suzanne Hall reflected on the long process leading to the upcoming work at the building at 1136 Main St. Plans to expand and renovate date to 2004.

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  6. Charlton voters to decide on ban on marijuana businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 11 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    CHARLTON – Voters at the annual town meeting MOnday will decide the fate of a $26 million budget and whether marijuana businesses will be permitted in town. The town meeting starts at 7 p.m. Monday at Charlton Middle School.

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  7. Dudley-Charlton school budget avoids further staff cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 10 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    DUDLEY – With one town meeting a few days away, the Dudley-Charlton Regional School Committee cut $472,275 and set its fiscal 2008 budget, banking on Charlton reconsidering its decision to underfund the schools by more than $200,000. Superintendent of Schools Gregg J. Desto announced to the school committee Wednesday that Dudley officials this week reworked their fiscal 2008 budget so the district can avoid more cuts in staff.

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  8. Charlton selectmen order dangerous dog be put downRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 10 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    CHARLTON – During a somber moment Tuesday, selectmen closed an emotional public hearing by voting 4-1 to put down a dog that has reportedly bitten people six times. Richard Guerin of South Sullivan Road rescued the male Labrador retriever mix five years ago.

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  9. Oxford moves ahead with communications centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 9 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Selectmen took the next step Tuesday in establishing a Central Regional Emergency Communication Center for the town and several neighboring communities.  With a 4-0 vote, selectmen voted to join the CRECC agreement on the condition that three or more towns sign on. They will also work on contract language with legal counsel.

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  10. Police chief search committee formed in CharltonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 9 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    CHARLTON – Selectmen formed a police chief search committee Tuesday and is expected to secure a civil service examination site by month's end. Retired Southbridge Police Chief Daniel R. Charette has been serving as interim chief since the retirement of Chief James A. Pervier late last year.

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  11. Deborah Noble beats Ronald Charette for Charlton selectmana s seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 7 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    CHARLTON – Of the 706 voters who cast ballots in the town election Saturday, a majority chose Deborah B. Noble over Ronald E. Charette to fill one open seat on the Board of Selectmen. In a two-way race with Mr. Charette, Ms.

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  12. Noble wins seat in Charlton electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 7 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    CHARLTON – Of the 706 ballots cast during the town election Saturday, a majority chose Deborah B. Noble over Ronald E. Charette to fill one open seat on the Board of Selectmen. In a two-way race with Mr. Charette, Ms.

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  13. Casellaa s appeal denied; order upheld to cease Charlton operationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 6 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    CHARLTON – In a 3-2 vote Thursday, the Zoning Board of Appeals denied a Casella Waste System plea to overturn a town order to cease all Southbridge landfill operations on Charlton land. The Southbridge landfill on Barefoot Road became operational in 1980.

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  14. Casella fights back at Southbridge councilorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 6 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    At the request of Casella Waste Systems, doing business as Southbridge Recycling and Disposal Park on Barefoot Road, a nonbinding ballot question is on the June 13 election ballot. It asks if residents would like Casella to start a dialogue with the council about remaining in town, and expanding, potentially onto land owned by the airport commission.

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  15. Dudley-Chalrton school officials may submit override requestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    CHARLTON – Dudley-Charlton Regional school officials are considering a Proposition 2½ override to overcome budget shortfalls now and in the years ahead. Representatives of the school district, towns and state Legislature met Wednesday to work on overcoming an $800,000 shortfall in the school budget.

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  16. Driver in fatal crash in Charlton faces charges of negligent drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 2 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    A 62-year-old Southbridge woman allegedly drove her SUV without care when she hit a 68-year-old Charlton man who was checking mail in front of his home on Route 169 in November, resulting in his death, police said. Sharon M. Ricci of 24 Roger St., Apt.

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  17. Communities weigh pros, cons of regional dispatch centersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    The state continues to encourage cities and towns to study formation of regional emergency dispatch centers, which are often viewed as a means to improve 911 services and save cities and towns money.  Regionalization at times comes at the hefty expense of individual police departments closing at the end of the business day, which has spurred the law enforcement term "going dark."   Spencer had been part of a proposed five-town Central Regional Emergency Communication Center to be housed in Oxford.

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  18. Emergency situation: Communities weigh pros, cons of regional dispatch centersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    The state continues to encourage cities and towns to study formation of regional emergency dispatch centers, which are often viewed as a means to improve 911 services and save cities and towns money.  Regionalization at times comes at the hefty expense of individual police departments closing at the end of the business day, which has spurred the law enforcement term "going dark."   Spencer had been part of a proposed five-town Central Regional Emergency Communication Center to be housed in Oxford.

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  19. Despite cuts, $900K gap remains in Dudley-Charlton school budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    DUDLEY – The Dudley-Charlton Regional School Committee dropped $282,093 from its fiscal 2018 budget Wednesday, yet a $900,000 gap remains between what the district seeks and what its member towns plan to pay for education. Director of Finance and Operations Richard J. Mathieu reported the recently released state House budget increases anticipated state funding to Dudley-Charlton by $38,020 for Chapter 70 aid and $28,686 for regional transportation.

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  20. Casella, DEP formalize agreement for new water line in CharltonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    The towns of Southbridge and Charlton, along with Southbridge landfill operator Casella Waste Systems and the state Department of Environmental Protection on Wednesday signed an administrative consent order that calls for Casella and the state to each pay up to $5 million for a water line from Southbridge to a Charlton neighborhood with contaminated private wells.

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