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  1. USA Cycling probing Longsjo incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Lowell Sun

    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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  2. Cyclist fight at Longsjo Classic being investigatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Lowell Sun

    A Princeton cyclist has publicly apologized for punching a fellow rider during the Longsjo Classic in Fitchburg on Sunday, but could still face penalties as a result of an investigation into the incident. Jerome Townsend 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. 3 comments

  3. Townsend man shoots self in arm, seriously injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Lowell Sun

    A Mason Road resident was flown by medical helicopter to Umass Medical Center on Wednesday morning with a life-threatening injury, after he reportedly shot himself in the arm. At 9:44 a.m., Townsend Police and EMS responded to a call from 202 Mason Road about a gunshot wound.

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  4. Townsend man accidentally shoots himself in armRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Lowell Sun

    A Mason Road resident was flown by medical helicopter to Umass Medical Center on Wednesday morning with a life-threatening injury, after he reportedly shot himself in the arm. At 9:44 a.m., Townsend Police and EMS responded to a call from 202 Mason Rd. about a gunshot wound.

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  5. Reviving talk about pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Lowell Sun

    Now that Kinder Morgan has announced a location for a compressor station in New Ipswich, N.H., the next stage in the approval process with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission will soon be underway, according to Carolyn Sellars. The Northeast Energy Project pipeline is proposed by Kinder Morgan under its subsidiary, the Tennessee Gas Pipeline, an 11,900-mile system transporting natural gas from Louisiana and Texas to the northeast, according to the Kinder Morgan website.

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  6. Townsend rallies for fight against pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Lowell Sun

    Now that Kinder Morgan has announced a location for a compressor station in New Ipswich, New Hampshire, the next stage in the approval process with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission will soon be underway, she said. The Northeast Energy Project pipeline is proposed by Kinder Morgan under its subsidiary, the Tennessee Gas Pipeline, an 11,900-mile system transporting natural gas from Louisiana and Texas to the northeast, according to the Kinder Morgan website.

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  7. Nashoba students 'Amp It Up' with winning videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Lowell Sun

    Four juniors in Nashoba Valley Technical High School's TV & Media Production/Theatre Arts program say the key to successful film production comes down to just that. By combining their strengths with the talents of their classmates, Amber Joyce and Price Fallon, the teens produced a video demonstrating how the special truck seating system developed by The Bose Corporation helps drivers stay alert.

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  8. NDA lays down lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | Lowell Sun

    Emily Francis of Groton and Madison Pacaro of Townsend, juniors at the Academy of Notre Dame, placed first and second, respectively, in the Greater Lowell Bar Association's recent essay contest as part of their Law Day festivities. The Greater Lowell Bar Association event featured speeches by public and judicial officials, the student essay contest and entertainment by local school choirs and bands.

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  9. Wildlife is for viewing, not handlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Lowell Sun

    This is a grand time of year for wildlife viewing. Just about every bird out there has laid their eggs and had them hatch and now many are taking to the air.

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  10. Pipeline letter has Townsend foes fumingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Lowell Sun

    When Townsend resident Carolyn Sellars got a letter from Kinder Morgan on May 29 requesting permission to survey for a pipeline, she was surprised. She has been through this before.

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  11. Community CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Lowell Sun

    TOWNSEND RECREATION: Is offering the following programs to residents of Townsend and surrounding communities: NM AllStar Track & Field Clinic, June 22-26, 4:30-5:30 p.m. , 6-7 p.m. , North Middlesex Regional High School track, fee $75; Summer Programs , full or half days, July 6-Aug. 14, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., save 10-30 percent with purchase by May 1. Contact Emy Hoff, Director Townsend Recreation, with questions or to register, 978-597-0790 or ehtownrec@yahoo.com . Welcome to your discussion forum: Sign in with a Disqus account or your social networking account for your comment to be posted immediately, provided it meets the guidelines.

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  12. NVTHS Banking Trivia team takes 2ndRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Lowell Sun

    The Nashoba Tech team that placed second in the Banking Bowl Trivia contest at the recent MSBA 2015 Spring Conference in Boston was made up of, from left, Erin Whooley , Tyra Mitchell , Jessica Watson , Aislin Boyden , Julia Masson and adviser Kelli Eliopoulos, manager of the Lowell Five Cent Savings Bank branch at Nashoba Tech. COURTESY PHOTO Sun staff photos can be ordered by visiting our SmugMug site.

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  13. North Middlesex breaks ground on new high schoolRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 4 | Lowell Sun

    "I deeply want to thank ... everyone involved in the building process," said Alexander Nick, a member of the class of 2018, the first class that will graduate from the new building. "We look forward to everything the building has to offer."

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  14. FEMA grants assure emergency power for TownsendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 3 | Lowell Sun

    The board accepted two grants from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to purchase generators for the Townsend Emergency Management Agency. One generator, purchased with a $65,600 grant, will be installed at the senior housing on Dudley Road, said TEMA member Tom Whittier.

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  15. Painkiller Campaign: Lawmakers say system often unfair to doctorsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Lowell Sun

    Doctors who refuse to prescribe addictive painkillers to patients who show signs of risk for addiction often face negative reviews that can impact insurance reimbursement rates and hospital quality measures, according to lawmakers who hope to address the problem. Sen. Jennifer Flanagan, the chair of the Senate's special committee on opioid addiction prevention, said she wants her committee to work with hospitals and doctors this session to reduce prescription volumes.

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  16. Red flags raised about low bidder for N. Middlesex High projectRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Lowell Sun

    A high-school project bid that came in $8 million below other contractors should be a "red flag" for town officials awarding the contract next week, according to a labor union with a history of speaking out against this low-bid contractor. Building contractor CTA Construction of Waltham recently bid $64.99 million to build a new North Middlesex Regional High School in Townsend, which is significantly less than the $72.91 million bid from Springfield's Fontaine Bros., and the $73.73 million bid from Rhode Island's Bacon-Agostini Construction.

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  17. Townsend resident files criminal complaint after town posts check on websiteRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Lowell Sun

    A resident whose personal checking account numbers and signature was posted online with materials outlining a town investigation into employee wrongdoing has made a criminal complaint against the town for not redacting the information. John Oser, who had paid a fine with a check made out to a town employee, told the Board of Selectmen Tuesday that a copy of his check, complete with account and routing numbers and his signature, was posted on the town's website along with material presented by Selectman Carolyn Smart for investigation.

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  18. To veterans, with gratitudeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2015 | Lowell Sun

    For its Memorial Day presentation, North Middlesex Regional High School completed the address on the front of the program: Townsend, MA, United States of America. The program of speeches, music and readings emphasized the service veterans have given and the gratitude these Americans feel toward the men and women who gave so much.

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  19. To veterans,Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | Lowell Sun

    For its Memorial Day presentation, North Middlesex Regional High School completed the address on the front of the program: Townsend, MA, United State of America. The program of speeches, music and readings emphasized the service veterans have given and the gratitude these Americans feel toward the men and women who gave so much.

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  20. Fitchburg State University Class of 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2015 | Lowell Sun

    Townsend: Rebecca M. Jackson, Ian B. Johnson, Tanya A. Jones, Brian S. Kenney, Brendan E. Keohane, Ashley E. Lucente, Thomas A. Maloney, Richard J. Oakley, Kristen D. Pendergrass, Devon M. Picard, Antonio S. Ricciuti, Brianna N. Rousseau, Joseph A. Turner Welcome to your discussion forum: Sign in with a Disqus account or your social networking account for your comment to be posted immediately, provided it meets the guidelines. Comments made here are the sole responsibility of the person posting them; these comments do not reflect the opinion of The Sun.

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