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 Thursday, Sept. 21 Athol Athol High School’s school improvement council, 6:30 p.m., school library. Orange Cemetery Commissioners, 4 p.m., South Cemetery maintenance building. Zoning Board of Appeals, 6:30 p.m., town hall. Petersham Selectboard, 3:30 p.m., selectboard’s office....
Thursday, September 21 2:00 PM Fitchburg Leominster All Politics with Caleb Weldon and Charles Milhans 2:30 PM White House Chronicle: ME/CFS: A family’s suffering, a group’s search for a cure. 3:00 PM Orange Selectboard Meeting September 20, 2017 7:00 PM Football Mahar vs Easthampton...
RUTLAND — On Wednesday, Sept. 27, at 7 p.m., the Ware River Nature Club will present a program titled “Black Bears in Massachusetts: Ecology, Management and Human Interactions.” The program at the Rutland Public Library, 280 Main St., will be led by Dave Wattles, black bear and furbearer biologist...
Workshop leader and Petersham Tree Warden Melissa LeVangie explains pruning techniques to local residents in a spring 2017 workshop. A public workshop in Petersham on Saturday, Oct. 15, will help local community members build their skills in pruning trees and shrubs for long-term health and vitality. Photo by Clarisse Hart
PETERSHAM — On Sunday, Oct. 15, a public workshop in Petersham will help local community members build their skills in pruning trees and shrubs for long-term health and vitality. The workshop, which runs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. with a short break for lunch, is free and open to the public. Pre-...
BOSTON — The Mass Senior Care Association’s (MSCA) Foundation has announced that Lisa Cameron of Orange, the director of admissions/registered nurse clinical liaison at the Baldwinville Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, has been awarded a scholarship as part of MSCA’s program to support...
ORANGE — The Orange Public Libraries have announced their October schedule of events. For information on programs or to register, call 978-544-2495. All programs are free, and unless otherwise noted, are held at the Wheeler Memorial Library, 49 East Main St. Monday, Oct. 2 • 10:30 to 11:30...
ATHOL — The North Quabbin Community Coalition is asking supporters to help advocate for the preservation of core funding through the Department of Public Health, currently on the chopping block after a veto by Gov. Charlie Baker.  In an email appeal on Tuesday, the NQCC said the funding “covers...
GARDNER — The Gardner Museum will offer a free program in honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, taking place today, Thursday, Sept. 21, from 7 to 8 p.m. Voices of Truth, a Gardner-based non-profit committed to preventing and breaking the cycle of domestic violence, will give a relationship...
ORANGE — The Mahar Regional School Committee’s finance and facilities subcommittee will meet Monday, Sept. 25, at 2 p.m., in the superintendent’s office, with the following agenda: Policies — Student accounts; employee travel. Excess and deficiency review. Mid-year budget reductions.
Four years ago, a columnist for The Economist predicted a huge “tech-lash” against America’s giant technology firms. Adrian Wooldridge considered it inevitable that executives at Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google and Microsoft would be seen by the public in the same malign fashion as bankers and oil...

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