Fitchburg Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Forecast of heavy rain prompts flash flood watch in parts of New EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 7 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... say heavy rain could also fall in portions of Connecticut and in the Boston area at times during the day. In the Fitchburg-Leominster area, the National Weather Service is forecasting showers likely before 1 p.m. with a high of 75, and a 70 percent ...

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  2. Post 151 edges East SideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 7 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Teams in Zone 4, much in the same way the opponents of Fitchburg High baseball did this past spring, are learning that lanky right-hander Sage Bray is a battler, a pitcher who hangs tough -- FHS Hall of Fame coach Ray Cosenza would call him mentally tough -- through adversity. He may struggle with hitting his spots at times, and when he does miss, it's not by much; he'll then come back with a pitch the hitter doesn't expect, usually for a hard strike, a pitch that'll make you think twice about doubting his abilities from 60 feet, 6 inches away.

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  3. Lessons learned from Nipmuc storytellerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 7 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... was part of a presentation on Nipmuc culture led by Mann during Journeys Summer Camp, a Title 1 funded program for Fitchburg students entering kindergarten through fourth grade. Mann, a member of the Nipmuc tribe of central Massachusetts and Webster ...

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  4. Council approves planning directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 7 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... According to Kaddy, who sat on the search committee for the position, the city received 17 applications in total. Fitchburg Human Resource Director Susan Davis said the committee received Skwierawski's resume after deciding against all the ...

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  5. Post 151 edges East SideRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 6 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Teams in Zone 4, much in the same way the opponents of Fitchburg High baseball did this past spring, are learning that lanky right-hander Sage Bray is a battler, a pitcher who hangs tough -- FHS Hall of Fame coach Ray Cosenza would call him mentally tough -- through adversity. He may struggle with hitting his spots at times, and when he does miss, it's not by much; he'll then come back with a pitch the hitter doesn't expect, usually for a hard strike, a pitch that'll make you think twice about doubting his abilities from 60 feet, 6 inches away.

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  6. Cyclist injured in collision with SUV in FitchburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Police are investigating the collision of a motor vehicle and a bicycle at Boutelle and St. Bernard street on Thursday afternoon that injured the teenage cyclist. Fitchburg Fire Department Deputy Chief Tom Dateo said the teenager was transported to HealthAlliance Hospital in Leominster before being life-flighted to UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester.

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  7. Fitchburg man arrested on cocaine-trafficking chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    A local man was arrested Wednesday on cocaine trafficking charges after an investigation by the Fitchburg Police Department's drug suppression unit. Although Giannini said he was unable to say specifically how much of the drug was found, a trafficking charge can be issued only if at least 36 grams of the substance are seized.

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  8. This was then: Summer Toboggans, the Casino, and the North Bluff Flying HorsesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 6 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... at Coney Island, but they were moved to Oak Bluffs in the summer of 1884. The Cottage City correspondent for the Fitchburg Sentinel reported that summer, "A new building, dubbed with the high sounding name of 'The Carousel,' has been erected near ...

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  9. Civic Days success more evidence of surge in Fitchburg prideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Edna Smoot said Monday's Civic Days Block Party was a scene straight out of her childhood growing up in Fitchburg. "When I grew up it looked a lot different down here, shops and business everywhere, restaurants," Smoot, 55, said describing the activity on Main Street.

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  10. Hitchcock Blondes directed by many genres, audience requestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... too seriously ... and people don't know what to expect. It's all in fun." Dionne, 42, was born and raised in Fitchburg. He recalled a pivotal moment that got him interested in performing. He sang "It's So Hard to Say Goodbye to Yesterday" by Boyz II ...

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  11. Eight candidates earn spots on Fitchburg ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... challengers have pulled papers for the seat, only one other -- moderator of popular Facebook page Discussing Fitchburg Now, Sam Squailia -- has pulled papers for Ward 4. Since pulling papers, Squailia has announced her intention to run for an ...

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  12. It's not your imagination. Mosquitoes are everywhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... -- which tracks mosquitoes and works to minimize the population in 41 Massachusetts cities and towns, including Fitchburg and Leominster -- has had 10,263 requests for service this year, a modest increase over the 9,784 requests it had received by ...

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  13. Annual youth track program kicks off tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    With the program well past the decade mark in existence, some of the earliest participants in the Greater Fitchburg Track and Field Club are enjoying their summer break from college. But as it has since it's inception, the club strives to offer some summer fun while getting a new crop of kids active.

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  14. Fitchburg police on lookout for man who exposed himself near cemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    The Fitchburg Police Department is investigating recent reports of a male exposing himself in the area of the Forest Hill Cemetery off Electric Avenue. "We are asking for the public's assistance in reporting any suspicious and/or illicit behavior," the Police Department stated on its Facebook page.

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  15. Company makes $2,000 donation to robotics programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Unitil, a provider of natural gas and electricity to customers in New England, recently donated $2,000 to the Boys & Girls Club of Fitchburg and Leominster. "We are thrilled to receive the support of Unitil for our two robotics programs, our middle school program First Lego League and high school program First Robotics Competition.

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  16. Fitchburg celebrates 4th of July with downtown paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 4 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    U.S. Marine Corp. Veteran Maurice Boudreau stands as flags pass by during the Fitchburg 4th of July parade on Tuesday, July 4, 2017. SENTINEL & ENTERPRISE / Ashley Green Ajaya Rodriguez-Paine, 3, waves as marchers walk past during the Fitchburg 4th of July parade on Tuesday, July 4, 2017.

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  17. Hundreds gather for Fourth of July paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... around. We always look forward to this one because it has a great turnout and everyone gets involved," said Fitchburg resident Brittany Giaimo, who watched the procession from a shaded sidewalk in front of the old City Hall. Giaimo was just one of ...

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  18. Big turnout for Civic Days' block partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 4 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... Gordon and several volunteers sold about 200 hot dogs, 200 hamburgers, and 150 sausages for the participants of Fitchburg Police Athletic League, the youth sports league and mentorship program. Gordon, the league's president, said Civic Day's ...

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  19. Post 151 picks up win in extra inningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 4 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... situation where the runner has to read the baseball and we have to be smarter than that. Maybe we should have let (Fitchburg senior-to-be Sage Bray) hit (instead of bunt) and as much as we want to celebrate a win, we have to look at that and know ...

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  20. Legislation would boost punishment for drug hidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 4 | Lowell Sun

    Crafting hidden compartments in cars, boats or airplanes to conceal guns, drugs or drug money would be a crime punishable by a mandatory minimum sentence of two years, under a bill that has received initial approval in the Massachusetts House. The bill filed by Rep. Stephan Hay, a Fitchburg Democrat, is an attempt to crack down on a logistical tactic used to traffic drugs.

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