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  1. Barre brush fire blamed on lightning stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... a road for fire trucks to get closer to the blaze. Chief Rogowski said about 30 firefighters from Barre, Hubbardston, Oakham, Petersham and Hardwick assisted at the scene. The Box 4 Special Services Canteen from Worcester also responded to feed ...

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  2. An abundance of blueberries at long-running Oakham farmRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Picking your own blueberries is easy, but the bonus at Derrick Farms in Oakham is that you can sit on a chair while you fill your bucket with gorgeous berries. Walter Derrick and his late wife, Patricia , bought the property at 301 Sanders Road more than 30 years ago.

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  3. Quabbin school board cuts $1 million from $34M budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    BARRE – The Quabbin Regional Regional School Committee cut its fiscal 2017 budget of $34 million by $1 million Thursday night and revised assessments reflecting that change will be sent to Hubbardston, Hardwick, Oakham and New Braintree. According to Cheryl Duval, Quabbin's director of administrative services, Barre voters at the June annual town meeting approved an assessment that covers the current level of services.

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  4. Quabbin district budget to be cut $1 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... the school committee will approve Thursday night and pass along to the towns will be a stretch for Hardwick, Oakham and New Braintree. Barre would not have to return to town meeting, having already approved the requested amount, and Hubbardston ...

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  5. 5K race in Sturbridge on July 10 to benefit horse rescuersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... 5K, people can bring joy to horses. Proceeds from the fourth annual race will benefit the Bay State Equine Rescue of Oakham. About 300 runners participated in last year's race and organizers expect the same number or more for this year's event. The ...

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  6. Barre town meeting supports capital improvement plan, reduced school budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... the Quabbin assessment was approved 184-54. Barre joined the four other district towns, Hubbardston, Hardwick, Oakham and New Braintree in approving amounts less than requested by the school committee. The school committee meets at 7 p.m. June 23 at ...

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  7. Oakham voters reject requested Quabbin school fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    OAKHAM – More than 80 annual town meeting voters approved a $3.49 million budget recommended by the Finance Committee, a sum that did not include the $2,169,140 requested for the Quabbin Regional School District assessment. Voters approved the $1,899,745 the Finance Committee proposed, representing a 2.5 percent increase over the town's current contribution, but $269,395 less than the district's requested assessment.

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  8. New accountant sought for East BrookfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... of town accountant, according to selectmen. Since Ms. Benoit's departure, Donna Couture, town accountant in Paxton, Oakham and Phillipston, has been handling the accounting assignment here and will continue in that interim post until a successor is ...

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  9. Fitchburg, Spencer, Oakham, Hubbardston call off Memorial Day paradesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    In Fitchburg, the annual Memorial Day parade has been canceled. A ceremony will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday at the Fitchburg Senior Center on Wallace Avenue.

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  10. 1860s hearse makes return trip to OakhamRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | The Item Extra

    BLASTERS DRILLERS Baystate Blasting, Inc. Looking for both Blasters & Drillers. Blasters must be knowledgeable of ATF & State laws/regulations and hold a valid blasting license.

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  11. Antonio J. Matias, 75Read the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... as a commercial fisherman until his retirement. He is survived by 2 children: Kenneth D. Matias and his wife Sarah of Oakham, MA and Monica Matias of New Bedford; grandson, Greyson Matias; sister, Isaura Figueiredo, as well as 2 nieces and 1 nephew. ...

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  12. Legislators list office hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Tyler Wolanin, district aide to state Sen. Anne M. Gobi, D-Spencer, will hold office hours from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. April 25 at Ashburnham Town Hall, 32 Main St., Ashburnham; 4 to 5 p.m. April 25 at Winchendon Town Hall, 109 Front St., Winchendon; 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. April 26 at Senior Center, 2 Coldbrook Road, Oakham; 11 a.m. to noon April 26 at Senior Center, 29 Forest St., North Brookfield; 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. April 26 at Senior Center, 53 Glenwood Road, Rutland, and from 11 a.m. to noon April 27 at Holland Town Hall, 27 Sturbridge Road, Holland. State Rep. Kate D. Campanale, R-Leicester, will hold office hours from 5 to 6 p.m. April 25 at Leicester Town Hall, 3 Washburn Square, Leicester.

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  13. Sainsbury's has sold former Rutland County College site in Oakham to LidlRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2016 | Rutland and Stamford Mercury

    ... Terry King said: "The council has received confirmation that Sainsbury's has sold the former Rutland College site in Oakham to Lidl, who will now bring forward plans for a new store. "We are pleased that the future of the site has been decided in a ...

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  14. Retired Army colonel from NY, veteran of 3 wars, dies at 90Read the original story

    Apr 14, 2016 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... died Monday at his home in neighboring Niskayuna (nihs-kee-YOO'-nuh). He was 90. A cause of death wasn't given. The Oakham, Massachusetts, native served in the Army Air Corps during World War II. He was shot down on his 24th mission over Germany and ...

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  15. Oakham native, veteran of 3 wars, POW, dies in NYRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... at his home in neighboring Niskayuna (pronounced nihs-kee-YOO'-nuh). He was 90. A cause of death wasn't given. The Oakham, Massachusetts, native served in the Army Air Corps during World War II. He was shot down on his 24th mission over Germany and ...

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  16. The Latest: Sun breaks though after Northeast snowstormRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    The sun is shining in parts of New England after a spring snowstorm that wasn't as bad as originally expected. The National Weather Service says Stratham, New Hampshire, appears to have gotten 8.5 inches while Hampton got 7.3. In Massachusetts, Oakham got 7.5 inches of snow while several Merrimack Valley communities got more than 6 inches.

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  17. Spring snow tapers off, moves northRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2016 | GantDaily.com

    On the second day of spring, and after a walloping rerun of winter, the storm that brought snowfall to much of the Northeast has tapered off. Oakham, Massachusetts, received the most snowfall so far with 7A1 2 inches, said CNN meteorologist Rachel Aissen.

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  18. New Braintree farmhouse destroyed by fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... nd the Red Cross was called in to provide assistance. Crews from several surrounding towns including West Brookfield, Oakham, Paxton, Spencer, North Brookfield, Rutland, Brookfield, Warren, Hardwick and others assisted town firefighters.

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  19. New Braintree farmhouse destroyed by fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... nd the Red Cross was called in to provide assistance. Crews from several surrounding towns including West Brookfield, Oakham, Paxton, Spencer, North Brookfield, Rutland, Brookfield, Warren, Hardwick and others assisted town firefighters.

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  20. Rep. Berthiaume of Spencer to hold office hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    State Rep. Donald J. Berthiaume Jr., R-Spencer, will hold office hours from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the New Braintree Senior Center, 20 Memorial Drive, New Braintree; from 10 to 11 a.m. March 8 at the Barre Senior Center, 557 South Barre Road, Barre; from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. March 14 at the Oakham Senior Center, Oakham; and from 11 a.m. to noon March 15 at the Hubbardston Senior Center, 7 Main St., Hubbardston. Hi there, and welcome to our new Viafoura commenting system! You'll likely notice some additional functionality and changes .

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