Local

Greater Quabbin Food Alliance members Sarah Mildren, left, team leader at Quabbin Harvest in Orange; and Rachel Gonzalez, owner of Rachel's Everlastings, are shown enjoying a local lunch after a day of networking and learning. The organization will meet on Tuesday, Dec. 5, from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Orange Innovation Center. Submitted photo
ORANGE — The Greater Quabbin Food Alliance invites the public to gather, network, and participate in local food initiatives on Tuesday, Dec. 5, from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Orange Innovation Center (OIC), an organization providing affordable rent and business services to local artisans, green...
Having trouble getting your bills paid on time? Need help balancing your checkbook? “The electric bill is due on Tuesday, and the oil bill will be coming in next week. The roofer’s repairs will be done soon, so he’ll be wanting his last installment, and the boy who cuts the grass needs another $...
Caregiver grants from LifePath offer caregivers and grandparents raising grandchildren under the age of 18 an opportunity to refresh and renew away from their caregiving and childrearing responsibilities. Caregivers have used these grants to pay someone (a family member, friend or neighbor) to...
PETERSHAM — It’s that time of year when many area artists are busy preparing for the annual Petersham Holiday Art and Fine Craft Sale coming up on Saturday, Dec. 2, at the town hall in the center of town, 1 South Main St. Booths will fill the hall for this 15th annual show which runs from 9 a.m...
Sunday, Nov. 19 11:34 a.m. - Warwick Police Department requests K9 search for suicidal female who left her residence on foot, Athol Road, Warwick. Prior to track female was located in Athol and was later transported to Athol Hospital for evaluation. 12:40 p.m. - WPD requests police locate...
GREENFIELD — The Opioid Task Force (OTF) of Franklin County and the North Quabbin Region will distribute 200 turkeys to area organizations as part of their second annual Thanksgiving turkey giveaway today, Tuesday, Nov. 21. One local organization, Valuing Our Children of Athol, will receive...
NORTH ORANGE — The Friends of the Orange Public Libraries invite the community to a presentation titled “In Lieu of A Normal Family Reunion” on Thursday, Dec. 7, at 7 p.m., in Moore-Leland Library, 172 Athol Rd. As featured speaker in a “Live Local Legends” series, Orange writer and musician Ann...
FITCHBURG — The curtain rises on Professor Richard McElvain’s final production at Fitchburg State University on Wednesday, Nov. 29, at 6:30 p.m., and the accomplished actor and director is going out with a flourish. Just days after the successful run of the McElvain-directed “Into the Woods” —...
ATHOL — The Council On Aging will hold a blood pressure screening on Wednesday, Nov. 22, from 10 to 11 a.m., at the Lakeside Apartments. Screenings are free and open to the public.
ORANGE — The Tully City Council Club, at 365 Tully Rd., will hold its annual Thanksgiving luck-of-the-draw, double-elimination partners dart tournament on Friday, Nov. 24. Doors open at noon. Sign-ups begin at 1 p.m., and darts will fly at 2. The format is 501, cricket and choice. The...

Pages

Athol Daily News

PO Box 1000
225 Exchange Street
Athol, MA 01331
Phone: (978) 249-3535

 

Comment Here