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AREA — GOALFM, a local organization of citizens, farmers, conservationists and markets, has announced that its “Lots More Local” campaign is off and running for 2017. The focus of the effort is to raise additional funds to support local food production, sales and consumption and to connect...
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) participants in the Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) shares program at Quabbin Harvest Food Co-op can now receive a dollar-for-dollar match in their SNAP account through the Healthy Incentives Program. Participants can choose among four different vegetable and fruit CSA share options, including the pictured veggie option.
ORANGE — Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) participants in the Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) shares program at Quabbin Harvest Food Co-op can now receive a dollar-for-dollar match in their SNAP account through the Healthy Incentives Program.  CSA programs provide SNAP...
Q: As I get older, does it really matter to stay physically active? A: Absolutely. No matter your health and physical abilities, you can gain a lot by staying active. There are many benefits. Physical activity: • maintains and improves your physical strength and fitness. • improves your...
PHILLIPSTON — The 2nd annual “Wild Game Dinner” to benefit the Phillipston Congregational Church will be held Saturday, April 29, at 6 p.m., in the function room at the Red Apple Farm, 455 Highland Ave. The event promises to be a fun-filled evening, with several wild game dishes to sample. ...
ATHOL — An all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast fundraiser will be held on Sunday, April 30, from 7:30 to 10 a.m., at the town hall, 584 Main St., to benefit the Walking Warriors Relay for Life Team. On the menu will be pancakes, sausage, mini muffins, scrambled eggs, fruit cups, juice, coffee, tea...
Saturday, April 22 10:41 a.m. - Party would like to speak to officer about message received through Facebook, Walnut Hill Road. On arrival party said it is from subject who party believes went to school with her brother. Messages raised concern as subject mentioned depression. Subject believed...
Thursday, April 20 8:30 a.m. - Fire alarm serviced, South Main Street. 9:55 a.m. - Smell of burning plastic noted in building, West River Street. Found to be caused by a rooftop air conditioning unit being serviced. 10:45 a.m. - Restored municipal fire alarm services, South Main Street. 8:...
ORANGE — Police have responded to two accidents since Sunday.  At 11:42 a.m., on Sunday, a minor accident occurred at the Walmart parking lot on East Main Street. It was found a driver hit another vehicle while pulling into the store parking lot. Damage was assessed at under $1,000.  On Monday...
ORANGE — The Tully City Council Club, at 365 Tully Rd., will hold its annual partners cribbage tournament on Saturday, April 29. The cost per person is $10. Team sign-ups will be from 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Play begins at 12:30. The format will be determined based upon the number of teams....
TURNERS FALLS — The Great Falls Discovery Center, at 2 Avenue A, has announced its schedule of events for the month of May. The center is open Wednesdays through Sundays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Starting Sunday, May 21, the Center is open seven days a week, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. All programs are...

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