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ORANGE — The Central Congregational Church of Orange will host a summer salad supper on Friday, Aug. 25, at 5:30 p.m. The menu will include assorted salads such as vegetable, pasta, potato and others. An assortment of cold meats will also be offered. Dessert will be provided at the end of the...
GARDNER — Beginning Sept. 25, Mount Wachusett Community College Continuing Education and Theatre at the Mount will be hosting several “Get in the Act!” workshops given by experienced performers to teach the fundamentals of acting in fun, challenging ways designed for all ages. No experience is...
Shown is the information kiosk at the main entrance to the Bearsden Conservation Area in Athol. It will be the site of a memorial to be installed this fall in honor of the late Elwin Bacon, who passed away recently and who served as caretaker for the conservation area from 1969 to 2016. Photo by Brian Gelinas
ATHOL — The Conservation Commission on Tuesday finalized the design of a memorial to honor longtime constable Elwin Bacon who served as caretaker of the Bearsden Conservation Area from 1969 until his retirement in 2016. Bacon passed away earlier this year. The memorial will consist of two...
ROYALSTON — The Hulu series “Castle Rock” is getting set to shoot some scenes in Royalston next week. Hulu’s website describes the series as “a psychological-horror series set in the Stephen King multiverse…(A)n epic saga of darkness and light, played out on a few square miles of Maine woodland...
ORANGE — Filming-related delays for the Hulu series “Castle Rock” are expected at the South Main Street bridge in downtown Orange from Thursday at 5 p.m. through Friday night. Alternate routes will be created as needed.  All downtown businesses will be accessible and open during their regular...
The Delvena Theatre Company's production of "W.C. Fields and Mae West" features Lynne Moulton as West and Joseph Zamparelli as Fields. A performance will be presented at the Warwick Town Hall on Saturday, Aug. 26, at 7 p.m., in conjunction with the town's Old Home Days. Submitted photo
WARWICK — The Warwick Arts Council, with a generous grant from the Warwick Cultural Council, will present The Delvena Theatre Company’s production of “W.C. Fields and Mae West” at the Warwick Town Hall, Route 78, on Saturday, Aug. 26, at 7 p.m., in conjunction with Warwick’s Old Home Days.  This...
NEW SALEM — Orange Oil Co., at 45 Elm St., will hold a customer appreciation celebration on Saturday, Aug. 26, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., to celebrate 70 years in business. The event will feature free prize drawings and giveaways, as well as face painting and balloons for children.  There will be...
1992 During the past two months, adult and children partners have been reading to each other at Starrett Memorial United Methodist Church. The program is sponsored by the church in conjunction with Athol Public Library. More than 50 children signed up for this program, which meant that 50 adult...
Menus for the week of August 28-September 1 Monday, potato pollock, tartar sauce, whipped potatoes, mixed vegetable blend, fresh peach Tuesday, sweet and sour pork, brown rice, oriental vegetable blend, cherry snack loaf (Diet: apple cinnamon grahams) Wednesday, kielbasa and cabbage...
ROYALSTON — The selectboard will meet today, Tuesday, Aug. 22, at 7 p.m., in the town hall, with the following agenda: Athol-Royalston Regional School District Superintendent Darcy Fernandes. Ian Larson — Assistant location manager for “Castle Rock” production regarding application for use of...

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