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  1. Devens Museum to present WWI Living History WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 20 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    In 1918, hundreds of thousands of soldiers were training at Camp Devens and other cantonments in the U.S., while more were fighting overseas in World War I. Now, 100 years later and as part of its ongoing World War I commemoration, the Fort Devens Museum is sponsoring a World War I Living History Weekend on July 28-29 at the quadrangle behind 94 Jackson Road. Explore four WWI encampments for an overall experience of The Great War: allied powers, central powers, Red Cross/Salvation Army, and civilians.

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  2. NOAA lifts groundfishing ban after nearly 8 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 19 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... found other boats to work or have moved on. As for Rafael, he began serving a 46-month sentence in November at Fort Devens. He pleaded guilty in March to 28 offenses, including conspiracy, false labeling of fish, bulk cash smuggling, tax evasion and ...

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  3. Devens panel is sued over alleged Nashua River pollutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 15 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... intent to sue both of them. Both are publicly funded state agencies that oversee the redevelopment of the former Fort Devens army base, located in the towns of Ayer, Harvard, Lancaster and Shirley. The Conservation Law Foundation alleges that ...

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  4. World War I Living History Weekend at Devens on July 28-29Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 12 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    In 1918, hundreds of thousands of soldiers were training at Camp Devens and other cantonments in the U.S., while more were fighting overseas in World War I. Now, 100 years later and as part of its ongoing World War I commemoration, the Fort Devens Museum is sponsoring a World War I Living History Weekend on July 28-29 at the quadrangle behind 94 Jackson Road at Devens. Explore four WWI encampments for an overall experience of The Great War: allied powers, central powers, Red Cross/Salvation Army, and civilians.

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  5. 'How are we going to get paid?'; fishing ban continues to suffocate local businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 6 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... a 46-month prison term in part for falsifying fishing records. While he serves his time in federal prison in Fort Devens, about 80 fishermen have been out of work sending a ripple effect throughout shoreside businesses from ice houses to processors ...

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  6. Model T documentary on tap at Devens MusuemRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 5 | Lowell Sun

    With new and improved projection equipment, the Fort Devens Museum will again screen the documentary "Model Ts to War: American Ambulances on the Western Front 1914-1918" at the Museum's open hours Saturday, July 21, starting at 1 p.m. For viewers devoted to seeing early motor vehicles in operation, this film highlights the use of Henry Ford's Model Ts in the war. The film shows one way in which Americans, both men and women, became involved in World War I in Europe prior to America's entry into that "Great War."

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  7. Devens Museum honors three veterans in ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 3 | Lowell Sun

    Three Army veterans received singular honors recently at Fort Devens Museum. The informal ceremony gave added meaning to the museum's recent open house to mark Armed Forces Day.

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  8. Found an unusual object? Report itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2018 | Lowell Sun

    ... things that are exposed," said Banks. Since its 1917 opening, through the wars that followed, and still today, Fort Devens has had a robust schedule of all types of military training, including artillery. In fact, the training is as busy as ever ...

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  9. Found an unusual object? Report itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2018 | Lowell Sun

    ... things that are exposed," said Banks. Since its 1917 opening, through the wars that followed, and still today, Fort Devens has had a robust schedule of all types of military training, including artillery. In fact, the training is as busy as ever ...

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  10. Did you find an unusual object? Report itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 | Ayer Public Spirit

    ... things that are exposed," said Banks. Since its 1917 opening, through the wars that followed, and still today, Fort Devens has had a robust schedule of all types of military training, including artillery. In fact, the training is as busy as ever ...

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  11. Master Plan 'will not end up on a shelf'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2018 | Ayer Public Spirit

    ... needs identified in the Master Plan. Ayer's economy was previously based on railroad shopping and service to Fort Devens. Today it includes manufacturing, technology, and retail. Commercial space is nearly 20 percent of all of Ayer's land. Those ...

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  12. Report unrecognized metal near DevensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... things that are exposed," said Banks. Since its 1917 opening, through the wars that followed, and still today, Fort Devens has had a robust schedule of all types of military training, including artillery. In fact, the training is as busy as ever ...

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  13. Imari Paris Jeffries: A big Father's Day gift: Paid time with familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2018 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... of my father and other members of my extended family and enlist in the U.S. Army. My service brought me to Fort Devens and gave me the opportunity to attend UMass Boston, start a family in Massachusetts, and begin a nearly 20-year career fighting ...

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  14. Devens Museum honors 3 vetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Three Army veterans received singular honors recently at Fort Devens Museum. The informal ceremony gave added meaning to the museum's recent open house to mark Armed Forces Day.

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  15. St. Bernard's class of '43 celebrates 75th reunion in FitchburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2018 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... called up again for five months when the North Koreans captured the U.S.S. Pueblo in 1968. He later worked at Fort Devens and Fort Dix as a property disposal specialist before retiring. He has been retired 30 years but remains active in his church ...

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  16. Recent federal contracts in New HampshireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2018 | Concord Monitor

    Dave's Septic Service Inc. , Manchester, won a $241,964 federal contract set aside for small business from the U.S. Army Contracting Command for portable toilet services at Fort Devens, Mass. C.R. Control Systems Inc. , Lebanon, won a $40,584 federal contract from the U.S. Coast Guard for lamp changers.

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  17. Industry Icon Ted Dzus: Made In AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2018 | Hot Rod Magazine

    Ted Dzus and I go back more than forty years. In that time, he built some pretty hairy companions and all of them exhibited craftsmanship, thought, and even a little whimsy.

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  18. Enjoy Memorial Day but remember the many sacrificesRead the original story

    May 28, 2018 | Boston Herald

    ... teammates boarded a bus to open their season at Boston Arena, Wally boarded a train at South Station bound for Fort Devens. "We lost a lot of kids there," he would later recall. "We were so young, full of gumption, trying to hold our own, but we ...

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  19. Flags placed for friends, comradesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... Fitchburg resident, to the military. The California native joined the army in September 1967, arriving at Fort Devens in November to over a foot of snow. While he was training, Kincannon's 24-year-old brother was killed in the Tet Offensive on April ...

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  20. Veterans benefit bill clears House before Memorial DayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... also direct cities and towns to designate at least one parking space at the town hall for veterans and makes the Fort Devens Museum the official military museum of Massachusetts. The Senate earlier this year passed a similar veterans benefit bill ...

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