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Monday, June 20 9:45 a.m. - Manager is looking to speak to officer, East Main Street. On arrival manager stated there was an irate woman in the store and when asked to watch her language she ended up hitting the rack toward the manager and then left. Area was searched, negative contact. Manager...
ORANGE — The town of Orange is finalizing an update to its Open Space and Recreation Plan and seeks input from town residents. A public forum will be held on Monday, June 27, at 7 p.m., at the town hall auditorium. Residents will have a chance to review findings from the draft plan, and...
ORANGE — Personnel from the Orange Fire Department responded with an ambulance and boat to Lake Mattawa at 7:35 p.m., Monday, after Shelburne Control reported someone calling for help from the water.  Two civilians in the vicinity were able to reach one of the two struggling individuals in the...
Heywood Hospital has received the Coverdell Greatest Increase in Dysphagia Screening Award for small volume hospitals from the Paul Coverdell National Acute Stroke Program. Pictured are representatives from Heywood Hospital. Submitted photo
GARDNER — Heywood Hospital received the Coverdell Greatest Increase in Dysphagia Screening Award for small volume hospitals from the Paul Coverdell National Acute Stroke Program at the state Department of Public Health (DPH). The Paul Coverdell National Acute Stroke Program is a Centers for...
GARDNER — Heywood Hospital’s Golf Classic, held on June 20 at the Oak Hill Country Club in Fitchburg, raised $100,000 which will support Heywood Hospital moving forward with its most significant construction project since the Watkins Building, the full-scale design of a new Surgical Pavilion, to...
GREENFIELD — Representatives of the Northwestern District Attorney’s Office, Greenfield and Northampton police departments and others will be on hand at WTE Recycling, 75 Southern Ave., on Wednesday, June 29, at 10 a.m., to witness the destruction of 273 guns collected at the Valley Gun Buy Back...
Fitchburg Art Museum's Director Nick Capasso, left, thanks Workers Credit Union's Darryl Richardson, assistant vice president, branch manager, for sponsoring through its Charitable GiveBack Program the museum's 81st Regional Exhibition of Art & Craft, which will be on display June 24 through Sept. 4. To learn more, visit www.fitchburgartmuseum.org. Submitted photo
FITCHBURG — The Fitchburg Art Museum Regional Exhibition of Art & Craft, June 24 to Sept. 4, is one of the oldest juried exhibitions in New England. This annual summer tradition at the museum strives to discover, encourage, and celebrate the artists and crafters in the region. The regional...
ERVING — The first item on the agenda when the selectmen met Monday night was to discuss forming a library building committee. Last week selectmen asked the library director, Barbara Friedman, to give them a mission statement for the building committee to provide vision and scope of the project....
ATHOL — It was announced at Tuesday’s selectboard meeting the town has been awarded a $593,022 fiscal year 2016 Community Development Block Grant. Making the announcement were Grant Consultant Linda Overing, newly-hired Planning and Development Director Eric Smith, and Town Manager Shaun Suhoski...
Tuesday, June 21 9:42 a.m. - Caller requests welfare check of person who cannot be contacted, Highland Avenue. Located party sleeping on couch. 10:06 a.m. - 911 caller requests ambulance for patient with low blood pressure, Main Street. Call transferred to Athol Fire Department. Officers on...

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Athol, MA 01331
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