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ATHOL — A 120 drawing and meal to benefit the victims of the Warwick house fire on March 4 will be held at the Athol Lithuanian Club, at 365 South St., on Saturday, April 1. The meal will be served at 5 p.m. For more information, contact the club at 978-249-3787, or Mark LeBlanc at 978-249-...
 Mount Wachusett Community College on Wednesday hosted a naturalization ceremony welcoming 271 Massachusetts residents from 58 different countries as new U.S. citizens. Above, MWCC President Daniel M. Asquino addresses the crowd. The bottom photo shows those in attendance who took the Oath of Allegiance. Submitted photo
GARDNER — Mount Wachusett Community College served as the backdrop welcoming 271 Massachusetts residents from 58 different countries as new U.S. citizens during a naturalization ceremony Wednesday in the Fine Arts theatre. The ceremony was carried out by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services...
AREA — The total snowfall recorded for Tuesday’s blizzard by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Tully Lake Dam in Royalston was between nine and 13 inches. The total was difficult to determine due to the heavy wind causing a significant amount of drift. The measurement on a “snowfall board”...
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...

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