Local

WESTMINSTER — Our Savior Lutheran Church will hold its living nativity on Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 5 and Dec. 6, from 6 to 8 p.m. It is free, open to the public and is handicap accessible. Free parking is also available. Costumed cast members will portray life in first century Bethlehem. There...
ATHOL — Athol Hospital Volunteer Service Coordinator Pat Lussier said today that 29 people have signed on as volunteers in various areas at the hospital. The goal is to sign up 50 volunteers. Said Lussier, “We are over half way to our goal. But we need to keep hearing from our community members...
The Gilbert players will present "Into the Woods." Directed by Linda and John Tomasi, the show will open Friday, Nov. 20-22, and Nov. 27-29, at 7:30 p.m. at The Center at Eagle Hill, 242 Old Petersham Rd., Hardwick. Sundays will include a matinee performance at 2:30 p.m. 
HARDWICK — The Gilbert Players will open its seventh season of top quality theatrical productions with “Into the Woods” — a family favorite — on Friday, Nov. 22, at The Center at Eagle Hill, 242 Old Petersham Rd. Into the Woods is a configuration of fairy tales placed perfectly together and the...
ORANGE — Forté Music Program invites area residents to attend its second annual Forté Winter Concert, thus helping to support music and arts in the North Quabbin, on Sunday, Dec. 13, at the Butterfield School, 94 South Main St. Come hear a selection of Christmas classics and modern favorites the...
ATHOL — Botanist and consultant, and former horticulturalist at UMass Extension, John Howell of South Deerfield will discuss the basics of establishing, growing and maintaining strawberries, blueberries and raspberries in gardens on Thursday, Nov. 19, at 7 p.m., at Millers River Environmental...
AREA — The Franklin Regional Transit Authority (FRTA) will be providing free rides on all of its fixed route buses on Friday, Nov. 27. This “Free Day” coincides with the seasonal Black Friday shopping tradition, and will allow residents around the region to try out transit and shop locally,...
Tuesday 7:20 a.m. - Caller reports medical emergency involving client, Main Street. Unknown issue. Athol Fire Department notified. All okay. 8:28 a.m. - Caller reports loose bloodhound in road, Main Street. Area checked; no sign of the dog. 10:52 a.m. - Caller reports odor of illegal...
ATHOL — The selectboard on Tuesday voted to set a single property tax rate for residential and commercial properties for fiscal year 2016. The move follows the recommendation of the board of assessors and is in keeping with the town’s tradition of having a single tax rate to aid in improving...
Hearing loss is one of the most prevalent medical conditions affecting Americans of all ages, with more than 30 million Americans age 12 and older having some level of impaired hearing, according to the National Institute on Deafness. Among Americans 45 and older, hearing impairment is one of the...
1990 Mary Barcomb and Rita Donbrowo, senior Girl Scouts from Athol, will be presented the Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest earned award in Girl Scouting and recognizes a Senior Girl Scout’s special commitment to self and community. Miss Barcomb organized and established a Girl Scout Foster...

Pages

Athol Daily News

PO Box 1000
225 Exchange Street
Athol, MA 01331
Phone: (978) 249-3535

 

Comment Here