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  1. Man rescued from Nashua River, nakedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    When Jill Gleason at Murphy Motor Sales on River Road went to open her office window for a bit of fresh air Thursday morning, she never expected to see a man wearing nothing but a wristwatch walking along the southern edge of the Nashua River. Moments later, said Gleason, the man apparently lost his balance in the heavy undergrowth and fell into the swift current.

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  2. Traffic stop leads to drug bust in FitchburgRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Two men were arrested on several drug charges after officers discovered heroin and prescription medications in a vehicle during a routine traffic stop on Wednesday night, according to city police. William F. Eddy III, 27, of 63 Hazel St., Fitchburg, and Michael P. Mason, 29, of 338 Royalston Road, Baldwinville, were charged with possession with intent to distribute a Class A controlled substance , possession of a Class A controlled substance, and two counts of possession of a Class B controlled substance , said police Capt.

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  3. Naked man rescued from Nashua River in FitchburgRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    When Jill Gleason at Murphy Motor Sales on River Road went to open her office window for a bit of fresh air this morning, she never expected to see a man wearing nothing but a wristwatch walking along the southern edge of the Nashua River. Moments later, said Gleason, the man apparently lost his balance in the heavy undergrowth and fell into the swift current.

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  4. New Fitchburg State University chapter beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Fitchburg State University's new president, Richard Lapidus, during his first day in the top job. "I've been sort of in the wings for months, and the anticipation was certainly building."

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  5. Longsjo a boost for Fitchburg-Leominster businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    After a weekend when almost 1,000 cyclists made their way through the region in the Longsjo Classic, Fitchburg and Leominster businesses are feeling pretty good. Local sponsors of the race got their names out there, and local hotels and restaurants catered to more people than on an average weekend.

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  6. IC is adding up 'Change for Charity'Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    A little change can make a big difference. That's the premise for IC's new "Change for Charity" -- a program in which the community can help support local organizations by using IC's coin machines.

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  7. Grateful Dead tribute band kicks off Fitchburg Summer Concert SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Starting with a group of enthusiastic Deadheads, musicians of all kinds will be playing their way into the city this summer. The series will run for eight weeks, featuring a different band every Wednesday, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., on the Upper Common.

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  8. Rex Trailer items to be displayed in LeominsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sentinel & Enterprise

    If you drive down Merriam Avenue, you'll see an older Victorian home with a sign that reads, "F.A. Whitney House: 1858," in front. Look closely and you'll notice there are Christmas figurines in the windows.

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  9. Cycling fights once commonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Altercations, both verbal and physical, were commonplace. Longtime pro Adam Myerson says scores were settled by playground rules, with scuffles in parking lots and on race courses determining who was in the right or wrong in any debate.

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  10. Longsjo a great event despite ugly incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sentinel & Enterprise

    If it were an NHL hockey game, it would be just another day at the arena. But the sight of a professional cyclist punching a fellow contestant at the finish line of the Longsjo Classic's Fitchburg criterium on Sunday was indeed jarring and disturbing.

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  11. CorrectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Monday's Page 1 photo of the Longsjo Classic Fitchburg Criterium was taken from the steeple of the First Parish Church. The church was misidentified in the caption.

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  12. No major injuries in Fitchburg rollover crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Police officers and firefighters responded to a two-car accident at Ashby State and Arn How Farm roads Tuesday afternoon in which one vehicle rolled onto its roof. According to Capt.

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  13. Fitchburg DPW Day keeps on truckingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Thank you for all your support of DPW Day 7. We had a glorious afternoon with close to 500 people in attendance. We have many people to thank for helping put on DPW Day, starting with the hard-working and dedicated members of Fitchburg's Department of Public Works, and our friends at the Police, Fire, Parks and Rec, Library, Water and Wastewater departments, and the Title 1 program at Fitchburg Public Schools.

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  14. Fitchburg man faces drug, weapons chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sentinel & Enterprise

    A city man has been arrested on several drug and weapons charges after a raid Monday morning conducted by state and city police. Michael Mendez-Pagan, 30, of 333 Oak Hill Road, Apt.

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  15. PHOTOS: Truck rolls over in Fitchburg crashRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Police and firefighters responded to a two car accident on Ashby State and Arn How Farm roads on Tuesday afternoon in which one vehicle rolled over onto its roof. A two car motor vehicle accident on Ashby State Road in Fitchburg on Tuesday afternoon did not result in any injuries.

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  16. Fitchburg man facing drug, weapons charges after police raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    A city man has been arrested on several drug and weapons charges following a Monday morning raid conducted by state and city police. Michael Mendez-Pagan, 30, of 333 Oak Hill Rd., Apt.

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  17. Teens get inside look at Fitchburg Fire Dept.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Ciccone and three other local teenagers -- Chris Minor, Andrew Hahn and John Lasonde -- have spent the past month filming a group of Fitchburg firefighters. They're too young to be part of the department's internship program, and they're not making the film for class credit, Ciccone said.

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  18. U.S. Cycling Federation probing Longsjo incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    A cyclist has publicly apologized for punching another rider during the Longsjo Classic in Fitchburg on Sunday, but could still face punishment as a result of an investigation into the incident. Jerome Townsend, of Princeton, can be seen in a video captured by a Sentinel & Enterprise reporter violently punching another racer, Dave Warner, of Jamaica Plain, as Warner sits on the ground.

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  19. Average price for regular unleaded in Mass. drops to $2.74Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Massachusetts residents are getting a little break at the pump, as gas prices have dropped slightly in the past week. AAA Northeast reports Monday that a gallon of self-serve, regular has dropped 2 cents to an average of $2.74, the first drop since mid-May. Prices are still 8 cents higher than they were a month ago, but 96 cents lower than a year ago.

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  20. Fitchburg man faces charges linked to abuse-prevention orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    A local man is charged with violating an abuse-prevention order, assault with a dangerous weapon, the wanton destruction of more than $250 worth of property, and assault and battery on a family/household member after he allegedly pushed his ex-wife and threatened to shoot her. According to police, Raul Figueroa, 22, of 51 Fox St., Apt.

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