Local

ORANGE — Three individuals were arrested over the weekend.  On Friday, at noon, police came upon a single-car crash on East River Street. After a brief investigation, Brian N. Sykes, 26, of 384 Walnut Hill Rd., was arrested on charges of operating under the influence of liquor and a marked lanes...
ROYALSTON — There will be a one-day partners pitch tournament on Sunday, Feb. 28, at 1 p.m., at the Royalston Fish and Game Club, 551 Royalston Rd.
Mount Wachusett Community College students Ifra Hassan, left, of Gardner, and Marissa Pitisci, of Barre, were among the participants in last year's free STEM Starter Academy summer program. Submitted photo
GARDNER — Aspiring scientists, engineers and mathematicians interested in high tech careers are invited to attend Mount Wachusett Community College’s third annual STEM Awareness Day on Friday, March 4, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Activities include an experiment capturing DNA, a hard hat tour of MWCC’...
ATHOL — Sharing Our Father’s Bread at St. Francis of Assisi Church, scheduled to take place Wednesday, Feb. 17, from 5 to 6 p.m., has been canceled. It will resume on Wednesday, Feb. 24.
BOSTON — Winter respite over February vacation can be found at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, where visitors can experience the four-story, Renaissance-styled building blooming with orchids, jade plants and other flowering plants. There are also special events planned for children. All...
Mara Bright
ERVING — Mara Bright, Wendell poet and writing coach, will be working with Erving Elementary School 1st through 6th graders on Monday, Feb. 22, and Tuesday, Feb. 23. Thanks to an Erving Cultural Council grant, Bright will be spending anywhere from 30 to 60 minutes with each class on both days,...
ORANGE — The North Orange Junior Grange No. 142 will sponsor a returnable can and bottle drive at the Orange Wal-Mart on Saturday, Feb. 27, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The drive will help support the Kelley Farm Project and the Junior Grange members’ work to earn their Kelley Farm badges. The Kelley...
Monday 7 a.m. - 911 caller requests ambulance, Cottage Street. Subject transported by Athol Fire Department. 8:25 a.m. - Officer out at Athol Hospital for incoming Life Flight. 8:30 a.m. - 911 caller requests medical assistance, Silver Lake Street. Call transferred to AFD. 11:03 a.m. -...
ATHOL — At approximately 7:55 p.m., Monday, Jessica Martinek, 40, of Bondsville, was arrested at a Main Street location and charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol, assault and battery on a police officer, resisting arrest, negligent operation of a vehicle and a...
ATHOL — A vehicle operated by Ethan M. Blake, of Deland Road, Royalston rolled over on Chestnut Hill Avenue at 5:49 a.m., today. Police say the accident was caused by the vehicle getting caught up in the snow on the shoulder of the road. No injuries resulted. The Department of Public Works was...

Pages

Athol Daily News

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

 

Comment Here