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  1. Molly Bish, forever 16, is remembered on 16th anniversary of disappearance from WarrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    More than 80 mourners came out to pay their respects and make promises that they would never forget a girl whose life was senselessly cut in its prime, a girl who is forever in their hearts. A vigil Monday night on the Town Common marked the 16th anniversary of Molly Bish's disappearance on June 27, 2000, from Comins Pond in Warren.

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  2. N. Brookfield bank names two branch managersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    North Brookfield Savings Bank has promoted Tonya Laird of Spencer and hired Cindy Fountain of Palmer, both to the position of senior branch manager/branch administrator. They are responsible for managing the daily operations of their respective branches, scheduling and auditing at all NBSB locations and participating directly in branch employee training.

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  3. Unresolved Case: DA says Molly Bish evidence to get enhanced DNA testingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 18 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Twenty-four pieces of evidence collected from the crime scenes in the Molly Bish slaying will be submitted to a laboratory for enhanced DNA testing in September when the upgraded tests become available, according to Worcester District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. “The science is always getting better,” Mr. Early said. “We feel that the improved testing will help us in our efforts to identify Molly's killer or killers.” The improvement in DNA testing might make it possible to determine DNA from degraded samples that have been unusable until now.

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  4. Think big, get specific, say rail advocatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Attendees at a public meeting for the 2016 State Rail Plan Update urged officials to think big, think comprehensively, and get specific as the state considers the next 20 years of rail traffic. “Where's the vision?,” asked Walter Bonin, of Marlboro.

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  5. Massive trout pulled from Quabbin Reservoir by Palmer anglerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    A Palmer man hauled in a 25-pound lake trout while fishing in Quabbin Reservoir last week. William Roy's fish story earned him a state record, according to the state Division of Fisheries & Wildlife.

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  6. Potato passes postal policy muster in Southbridge Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    A letter carrier was surprised to see a potato bearing a stamp and addressed to a local resident when she loaded mail onto her truck Wednesday to deliver in town. “I turned to my coworkers and said, 'I have a potato to deliver,'” Janelle Lynn Robbins said Friday.

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  7. Webster school board to interview 4 for interim school superintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    WEBSTER – The School Committee voted 4-0 Thursday to interview an internal candidate and three external applicants for interim superintendent. Ted Avlas, assistant superintendent for business for Webster schools, will be interviewed Wednesday, as will Richard A. Lind, the director of curriculum and instruction for Seekonk public schools, Mary Jane Rickson, assistant superintendent for Pathfinder Regional Vocational Technical High School in Palmer, and Isabelina Rodriguez, bureau chief of special education for the Department of Education in Connecticut.

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  8. East Brookfield officials say joining Pathfinder 'not a good idea'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Town officials have determined that a switch from the current tuition-based vocational education would cost the taxpayers $186,000 in Chapter 70 state aid if they opted to join Pathfinder, based in the Three Rivers section of Palmer. "It may not be a good idea to join Pathfinder," Selectman Theodore A. Boulay said at Monday night's board meeting.

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  9. East Brookfield to decide on $4.6M budget at town meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Voters at the annual town meeting May 11 will tackle a proposed fiscal 2017 budget of approximately $4.6 million. There are 21 items on the yearly agenda, which begins called at 7:30 p.m. in the elementary school off Route 9. The municipal operating budget is estimated at $2.3 million, according to John Rossi of the town's Finance Committee.

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  10. Judge denies request to reduce Ware man's murder convictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    A Hampshire Superior Court judge has denied a request to reduce the first-degree murder conviction of a Ware man who killed his friend 20 years ago. Enez Kolenovic asked the same judge who presided over his 1999 trial to lower the verdict to a charge that did not come with an automatic sentence of life without parole.

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  11. Accused drug dealers busted in Palmer cemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Two Maine women have been arrested after police say they were spotted in the rear of a western Massachusetts cemetery with nearly 1,200 bags of heroin in their car. Lt. Christopher Burns tells WWLP-TV that officers were investigating a suspicious vehicle at the Four Corners Cemetery in Palmer about 6:30 p.m. Wednesday when they saw bags of heroin inside.

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  12. East Brookfield preps for anniversary costs at town meeting April 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Preparing for the 100th anniversary of this town requires a lot of advance work and advance money. At Monday's special town meeting the 100th Anniversary Committee will seek the first of four $5,000 payments each year until the 2020 celebration.

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  13. Country Bank promotes financial literacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Country Bank recently sponsored a presentation on "The Brain Show" to test students' knowledge in history, math, science, art, music and financial education. Students from Ware Middle School, Charlton Middle School, Knox Trail in Spencer and Converse Middle School in Palmer were asked to participate in the game show presentation.

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  14. Doug Dander honored at StatehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Motorcycle daredevil and inspirational speaker Doug “Danger” Senecal, who has overcome serious injuries and cancer, was recognized by state Sen. Anne M. Gobi, D-Spencer, Thursday during formal Senate session. In August, Mr. Senecal, a resident of Palmer, which is in Ms.

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  15. Mary Lane Hospital changes draw protestersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    About 50 area residents lined South Street Saturday morning, holding signs and speaking out against proposed changes at Baystate Mary Lane Hospital. Tracy Opalinski, chairman of Keep Care Local at Mary Lane Hospital, said the move to end inpatient treatment and move such care to Baystate Wing Hospital in neighboring Palmer will hurt the area.

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  16. NBSB takes part in three causes to help childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    North Brookfield Savings Bank has launched a new fundraiser to help feed campers at Camp Putnam in New Braintree; donated $500 to Angels & Backpacks, a program dedicated to providing low-income children with food each weekend; and, donated $250 worth of items to the Hearts for Head Start program, a branch of the HCS Head Start Inc. classroom in Palmer. “We take pride in helping organizations like Camp Putnam, whose efforts help facilitate the happiness and health of our local community,” said Donna Boulanger, president and chief executive officer of North Brookfield Savings Bank .

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  17. Mark Blazis: Nimrod League of Holden to host major archery tournamentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    The Nimrod League of Holden will be the hub of the local archery world this year when it plays host to two major regional archery tournaments. The 3-D tournaments simulate 30 actual hunting scenarios.

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  18. NBSB taking part in energy-saving loan programRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    North Brookfield Savings Bank is part of the Mass Save HEAT loan program, in which qualified customers could obtain 0 percent annual percentage rate financing to help pay for the installation of eligible energy efficient home improvements. Home energy improvements can include heating system replacements, domestic hot water and solar hot water heaters, central air conditioning and heat pumps, insulations and replacement windows.

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  19. Area towns, WSU gain energy savings from Palmer solar arrayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Palmer Metropolitan Airfield will provide net metering credits to the towns of Leicester and Spencer, as well as Worcester State University. yncarpha Capital LLC will own and operate the facility; Borrego Solar Systems Inc. built the facility and finalized agreements with the towns and the university; while Renewable Energy Massachusetts LLC gained site control and negotiated the lease with the landowner, as well as performing all project development functions, including permitting.

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  20. Area towns, WSU gain energy savings from Palmer solar arrayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Palmer Metropolitan Airfield will provide net metering credits to the towns of Leicester and Spencer, as well as Worcester State University. yncarpha Capital LLC will own and operate the facility; Borrego Solar Systems Inc. built the facility and finalized agreements with the towns and the university; while Renewable Energy Massachusetts LLC gained site control and negotiated the lease with the landowner, as well as performing all project development functions, including permitting.

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