Fitchburg Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Fitchburg, MA.

Results 1 - 20 of 2,301 in Fitchburg, MA

  1. Leominster storms past Fitchburg/Monty TechRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Leominster High erupted for six goals in the second period to blow open a close boys' hockey game and roll past Fitchburg/Monty Tech, 10-4, at the Wallace Civic Center Saturday night. Eight different players had goals for the Blue Devils and 12 had points.

    Comment?

  2. Fitchburg State hosts Pink on the Rink contestRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    At Saturday's Pink the Rink breast cancer fundraising event, the Falcons could not stay out of the penalty box, which kept them from mounting a comeback in a 4-2 MASCAC loss to Plymouth State at the Wallace Civic Center. The proceeds from the game and raffles, along with gate from a pair of high school matchups later in the evening -- Fitchburg/Monty Tech vs. Leominster and Lunenburg/Ayer Shirley vs. St. Bernard's -- will go to the Susan G. Komen 3-Day for the Cure to fund breast cancer research.

    Comment?

  3. Fitchburg police seek man who attempted to rob gas stationRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Police are seeking a man who robbed a gas station on South Street Friday morning, according to a police department spokesman. At about 7 a.m., police were alerted by an employee of the BP Gas Station at 946 South St. about the attempted robbery, according to police Capt.

    Comment?

  4. At the bar, cheering their manRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... other local residents who attended the viewing party, value most in Trump. Jon Zajon, owner of WebNik Motors in Fitchburg, explained that he had not initially been on Trump's side when the wealthy developer and reality TV star announced he was ...

    Comment?

  5. Local roundup: Nashoba locks up tournament berthRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... each for St. Bernard's (4-8), while Keegan Sharp added 12 points in the hard-fought defeat. Nicole Romero led Fitchburg (1-9) with 11 points, while teammates Ashley Peralta (7 points) and Ananda Parks (6 points) were also standouts offensively. ...

    Comment?

  6. Wil Darcangelo: The orientation of selfRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... you have coffee with, not the one you fear. Wil Darcangelo is the spiritual coordinator at First Parish Church of Fitchburg and a MDiv/MAGIL candidate at Andover Newton Theological School. His blog, Hopeful Thinking, can be found at ...

    Comment?

  7. Fitchburg police searching for suspect in Granite Street stabbing Friday afternoonRead the original story

    Friday | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... the victim was treated in the driveway. Police investigate a reported stabbing in the area of 75 Granite Street in Fitchburg shortly after 3 p.m. on Friday afternoon. SENTINEL & ENTERPRISE / Ashley Green (Ashley Green) Hess said the officers were ...

    Comment?

  8. To keep the music playing, your local symphony needs youRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... The Fay Club functioning. Many local citizens stepped up to the plate to be a part of retaining this treasure in Fitchburg. There's also the fundraising for Stratton Players to help them turn Lucy's Barn into their theater. Today I am specifically ...

    Comment?

  9. Princeton woman likely died of fall injuries, ME testifiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... of her torso with a laceration of her heart and a fracturing of her ribs and spine. Roger Desilets, 77, a former Fitchburg dentist, is accused of throwing his wife from the third-floor window of their Princeton home on Dec. 6, 2011. Springer said ...

    Comment?

  10. Fitchburg police mark changing of guardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Five officers received promotions and Deputy Chief Paul Bozicas, a 33-year veteran of the department, formally retired Wednesday marking a "monumental" change in the command structure of the department, according to Fitchburg Police Chief Ernest Martineau. "We have made strides in the past 10 years in our manpower thus these positions," Martineau said.

    Comment?

  11. Treasurer names panel to review liquor lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Lowell Sun

    ... Rollins, the former chief legal counsel to the Massachusetts Port Authority; and Lisa Wong, the former mayor of Fitchburg. House Speaker Robert DeLeo selected John Fernandes, the former Milford state rep who was co-chairman of the Judiciary ...

    Comment?

  12. Vikings sink FSURead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Fitchburg State senior forward Cameron Snyder scored a powerplay in the third period of Thursday night's loss at Salem State. Sophomore Ricky Cramer and freshman Joshua Larson assisted on the goal.

    Comment?

  13. State treasurer sets sights on alcohol laws reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | SouthCoastToday.com

    Charged under a new ballot law with assembling a marijuana regulatory body, the state's treasurer has also turned her attention to a more established intoxicant, forming a task force to review the state's liquor rules.  Treasurer Deb Goldberg on her own volition established a seven-member advisory task force to look into the wide range of post-prohibition regulations and laws governing the alcohol industry in Massachusetts.  A spokeswoman for the treasurer confirmed the treasurer has appointed Kate Cook, who was chief legal counsel to former Gov. Deval Patrick; Rachel Rollins, the former chief legal counsel to the Massachusetts Port Authority; and Lisa Wong, the former mayor of Fitchburg.  House Speaker Robert DeLeo selected John Fernandes, the former Milford state rep who was co-chairman of the Judiciary Committee, for appointment to the task force, and Senate President ... (more)

    Comment?

  14. Medical examiner testifies during Desilets' manslaughter trial ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... trauma of her torso with a laceration of her heart and a fracturing of her ribs and spine. Mr. Desilets, a former Fitchburg dentist, is accused of throwing his wife from the third-floor window of their Princeton home on Dec. 6, 2011. The defense has ...

    Comment?

  15. Whistleblower gets $3.6 million in ambulance wrongful Medicare billing settlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | Boston.com

    ... to Medicare." MedStar and four of its subsidiaries Medstar EMS Inc., MetroWest Emergency Medical Services Inc., Fitchburg Emergency Medical and Pioneer Valley EMS Inc., agreed to settle the case in US District Court in Boston January 13. MedStar ...

    Comment?

  16. Treasurer sets sights on alcohol reformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | WWLP

    ... Rollins, the former chief legal counsel to the Massachusetts Port Authority; and Lisa Wong, the former mayor of Fitchburg. House Speaker Robert DeLeo selected John Fernandes, the former Milford state rep who was co-chairman of the Judiciary ...

    Comment?

  17. Daughter: Princeton woman would not have jumped to her deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... District Attorney Chris Hodgens, described her relationship with Roger Desilets, 72, who practiced dentistry in Fitchburg for several decades, before she learned he was engaged in a long-term affair in August 2011. "It was really good," she said, ...

    Comment?

  18. Where bright futures are builtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... His mother credits BCI in Worcester, where the company is based, with his progress and said the opening of the Fitchburg location means the services that helped her family will be closer than ever. "This is awesome that they came to this area, to ...

    Comment?

  19. Fitchburg man charged in robbery, assault on womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    A local panhandler arrested for stealing a woman's pocketbook outside a Leominster supermarket in June was arraigned in district court Wednesday. Matthew W. Donahue, 27, of 342 St. Joseph Ave., Fitchburg was charged with unarmed robbery and assault and battery on someone disabled or over the age of 60. A warrant for Donahue's arrest was issued after a June 8 incident, in which he allegedly stole the purse of a woman exiting from the Shaw's Supermarket at Water Tower Plaza.

    Comment?

  20. Plan for neglected Fitchburg house wins OKRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    The long-vacant property at 196-198 Water St. in Fitchburg. A Somerville resident's plans for the property to live on the second floor, rent the third floor to a residential tenant and use the first floor as commercial space received the go-ahead from the City Council on a 7-1 vote.

    Comment?

Fitchburg Job Listings
View or post Fitchburg job listings on Topix.
Fitchburg Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Fitchburg from Topix.
Fitchburg Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Fitchburg on Topix.