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ATHOL — The present draft version of the Athol-Royalston Regional School District’s fiscal year 2018 budget totals $23,850,600 and represents a .1 percent reduction from FY17, it was announced at an all-boards meeting Monday. Speaking to Royalston and Athol officials, Superintendent Dr. Steven...
ATHOL — Red Raider Productions at Athol High School will present the 7th annual “Mr. Athol High” on Thursday, March 16, at 6 p.m., in the AHS auditorium, with the following contestants: Freshmen Maysin Tarbell, Bryce King, Kaleb Her. Sophomores DJ St. Jean, Tim Soucie. Juniors Colby...
ATHOL — All donors to the ACES “Fill the Bookshelves” Campaign, and the general public, are invited to a celebration of the new library/media center, at the Athol Community Elementary School on Wednesday, March 29, starting at 5 p.m. There will be a brief dedication at 5:30. Following the library...
ORANGE — Community Development Director Kevin Kennedy informed the selectboard last Wednesday night that both the Pocket Park project and Honey Farms should break ground as early as April.  The Pocket Park project was paid for through a crowdfunding campaign last summer when the community...
WENDELL — At the selectboard meeting last Wednesday, the board signed a letter containing two resolutions:  1) That the town is “interested in working with the Westfield Gas & Electric ‘Municipal Light Plant’ through WiredWest, to provide Design and Engineering services and construction...
Travis LeDoyt, known as "the best young Elvis in the world," will be the special guest at a variety show to benefit Literacy Volunteers of Orange/Athol, to be held Saturday, March 25, at 7 p.m., in the Ruth B. Smith Auditorium at the Orange Town Hall. Photo courtesy of travisledoyt.com
ORANGE — On Saturday, March 25, Catherine King will present “Performance Standards,” a variety show to benefit Literacy Volunteers of Orange/Athol, with special guest, Elvis tribute artist Travis LeDoyt. The show will take place in the Ruth B. Smith Auditorium in the Orange Town Hall at 7 p.m....
ATHOL — North Quabbin Energy, a regional energy and environmental citizens’ group, will hold an open meeting on climate change and local projects for climate action on Sunday, March 26, from 4 to 6 p.m., at the Millers River Environmental Center in Athol. All are welcome and the center is handicap...
ATHOL — Due to the storm, the deadline to register to vote for the April 3 annual town election has been extended to Thursday, March 16. The Secretary of State was granted a court order to allow all towns with a voter registration deadline of March 14 to extend it to March 16. Persons who...
BOSTON — There were no roll calls in the House or Senate last week. The debate over immigration continues to dominate the news following President Trump’s new version of an executive order restricting travel to the U.S. from six countries with links to terrorism.  Where do local state...
ATHOL — The town is seeking to fill the position of fiscal manager of grants and contracts for the Department of Planning and Community Development. The position is vacant due to previous manager Liz Bergquist being hired as assistant treasurer, Director of Planning and Community Development...

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