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  1. DCF cited Fitchburg teacher over physical abuse allegations, says TV news reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    The state Department of Children and Families cited a Reingold Elementary School teacher on allegations that she physically abused two boys in her class earlier this year, according to report by FOX 25 News. In separate letters, both dated July 7, DCF found that allegations of physical abuse against special education teacher Lori Nogueira were "supported," according to documents obtained by the news station. 2 comments

  2. Anti-Semitic incidents on the increase in Mass. and regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    It's been almost a year since an investigation was launched into the swastikas that were popping up on the sides of buildings in West Fitchburg and the city has yet to see another rash of anti-Semitic vandalism at the same level. A recent study conducted by the Anti-Defamation League shows that anti-Semtic incidents in New England increased by 32 percent from 2016 and 2017 with Massachusetts incidents increasing by 44 percent.

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  3. FSU exhibit focuses on women who served during World War IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    The book selected for this year's Community Read program, "The Girls of Atomic City," tells of a group of women who supported war efforts from American soil during World War II. "The women who worked in factories during World War II have been covered pretty well, but not the women who served," said Fitchburg State University Archivist Asher Jackson.

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  4. Local roundup: OT loss ends Oakmont's seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Oakmont's Rachael Lemay, right, battles a Quaboag player for possession during Thursday's Central Mass Division 2 championship game at Lunenburg High School. SENTINEL & ENTERPRISE / JEFF PORTER Sentinel and Enterprise staff photos can be ordered by visiting our SmugMug site.

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  5. LETTER: Tran's past, present make him ideal for jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Dean Tran has more than a decade of proven service to Fitchburg as city councilor. In that time he has demonstrated a total commitment to listen to and work for the people of this city.

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  6. Finance reports are in for two mayoral racesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    With pre-election reports now turned in to the state Office of Campaign and Political Finance, campaign contributions reveal Leominster's mayoral candidates are neck-and-neck in terms of campaign contributions gathered this election cycle while Fitchburg Mayor Stephen Incumbent Leominster Mayor Dean Mazzarella reported a total $14,009 in contribution receipts, falling just $281 short of his write-in opponent Kenny Ricker's total, which is $14,290. Mazzarella, however, pointed out Tuesday that his total ending balance of $28,134 had been higher than Ricker's ending balance of $14,290.

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  7. Our endorsements in the Fitchburg electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Voters in Fitchburg have a good number of choices as they head to the polls on Tuesday. And that's a good thing. 3 comments

  8. Then and now, Walsh committed to FitchburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    I'm writing to encourage the residents of Fitchburg to support Elizabeth "Beth" Walsh as Ward 6 City Councilor on Nov. 7. I met Beth during our senior year at Fitchburg High School in 1972, where she distinguished herself as an exceptional student in a graduating class of nearly 400. Beth was admired by her classmates as a caring and trustworthy friend, deeply thoughtful and intelligent.

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  9. Ward 5 candidates emphasize their goals and plans for cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Though the two candidates vying for the Ward 5 seat have many of the same goals, the assets they bring to the table are different, they say. Marisa Fleming -- a current school committee member and employee at Maki Building Center in Lunenburg -- touted her dedication, experience in the city and two decades living in Ward 5. "I've already been dealing with issues in the city from the school," she said.

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  10. Tsongas helps lead charge for community health fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Community health-center leaders all across the country are in the midst of a "painful waiting game" after Congress recently failed to reauthorize funding for these facilities. U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas, of Lowell, stressed on Tuesday that she understands the urgency of restoring this "critical funding."

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  11. Mt. Wachusett will run auto tech classes in downtown FitchburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    The college started offering classes for automotive technology students this semester in the former Montuori's Tire building near the MART Intermodal Station on 180 Main St. in Fitchburg. "We had been looking for quite awhile and we just happened to come across this," said Eric Almeida, an assistant professor of automative technology at MWCC.

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  12. First campaign finance reports are filed and Leominster's Ricker is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    With pre-election reports now turned in to the state Office of Campaign and Political Finance, campaign contributions reveal Leominster's mayoral candidates are neck-and-neck in terms of campaign contributions while Fitchburg Mayor Stephen DiNatale has raised more than $25,000 than his opponent, Alexander Vera. Incumbent Leominster Mayor Dean Mazzarella reported a total $14,009 in contribution receipts, falling just $281 short of his write-in opponent Kenny Ricker's total, which is $14,290.

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  13. Incumbents have city's roads and image on their mindsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    The city's roads and image are on the minds of four city councilors hoping to return to their At-Large seats next year. The four incumbent councilors will be joined on the ballot by six challengers during the general election will be held Tuesday, Nov. 7. After 12 years on City Council, including four At-Large, Councilor Clark has several changes he would like to see in the city.

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  14. Students gather for Pizza and Picasso PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Pizza and Picasso were on the menu Thursday night, as students from all of the district's 21st Century afterschool programs gathered at Memorial Middle School to celebrate their learning this fall. The Pizza and Picasso Party was part of the Lights On Afterschool! event, held on Thursday, Oct. 26, in conjunction with more than 7,500 afterschool programs nationwide.

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  15. Police seize substance believed to be crack cocaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Police seized nine individually wrapped baggies of a substance officers believed to be crack cocaine during a warrant search of a Water Street Lane apartment Friday morning, according to court documents. The target of the search warrant, Rodolfo Mercado-Rivera, 23, of Lunenburg Street, was arrested and charged possession of a class B substance and possession of a class B substance with intent to distribute, according to court documents.

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  16. David ClarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Political experience: Current At-large City Councilor. He has served as an At-Large Councilor for 4 years and a Ward 1 Councilor for 8 years.

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  17. Twin Cities escape mostly unscathed by Sunday's fast-moving stormRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    In Fitchburg, the 24-hour rainfall total exceeded 4 inches by 7 a.m., said National Weather Service Meteorologist Lenore Correia. At the height of its outage, Unitil had 160 Massachusetts customers without power, said Unitil Vice President of Communications and Public Affairs Carol Valianti.

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  18. A tail-wagging good time at Fitchburg's Howl-o-WeenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Much like children on Halloween, a little rain wasn't about to keep the dogs of Fitchburg from showing off their costumes. Dozens of canines -- and their human companions -- took to Coolidge Park on Sunday, taking part in the Fitchburg Dog Park's inaugural Howl-o-Ween Pet Costume Parade and Walk.

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  19. A look at the challengers for Fitchburg City CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    With the largest candidate pool in years, there's no shortage of challengers looking to land one of the five at-large City Council seats on Nov. 7. Of the 10 candidates on the ballot for the at-large race, only four are incumbents. The remaining six -- some newcomers, some returning to the ballot -- talked community involvement, economic growth and infrastructure improvement in the weeks leading up to the election.

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  20. We must act now to limit climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    I am a political science major at Fitchburg State University. I have dedicated my life to helping people.

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