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PHILLIPSTON —The Phillipston Congregational Church on the town common is sponsoring its second annual “Holly Berry Fair” being held in the vestry of the church on Saturday, Dec. 5, and Sunday, Dec. 6, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on both days. A luncheon of soups and sandwiches will be available....
ORANGE — The elementary school committee on Tuesday approved Superintendent Tari Thomas’ request to move forward in talks with the Massachusetts Association of School Committees, which has offered to overhaul school policies at a discounted rate. The task of overhauling the schools’ current policy...
Thursday 9:05 a.m. - Medical emergency, Dexter Street.  10:53 a.m. - Traffic stop for illegal left turn out of parking lot, New Athol Road. Operator given verbal warning. 11:33 a.m. - Traffic stop for illegal left turn of Walmart parking lot, New Athol Road. Operator given verbal warning....
ORANGE — On Thursday, at 11:05 p.m., police responded to a request to remove a party from a residence on Congress Street. After separating two parties at the location after a verbal argument, police arrested Jason E. Litwin, 44, of 35 Congress St., on a warrant from Springfield District Court. ...
GARDNER — Mount Wachusett Community College and the Fitchburg and Leominster public school districts are creating a new Workforce Diversity Pipeline program for students interested in healthcare careers. MWCC has been awarded a five-year, $2.25 million grant from the U.S. Department of Health...
ERVING — The Erving School Committee will meet Tuesday, Nov. 17, at 7 p.m., at the Erving Elementary School with the following agenda: Public hearings. Oct. 20 minutes. Warrants. Report from the Gill-Montague representatives. Collaborative for Educational Services report. Capital...
GREENFIELD — The Communities That Care Coalition will sponsor a training on community use agreements and policies on Wednesday, Nov. 18, from 5:30 to 8 p.m., hosted by the Greenfield Planning Department, at 114 Main St. A light supper will be served. Offering Franklin County residents more...
ORANGE — Due to a procedural error in the filing of a permit from the state’s Alcohol Beverage Control Commission (ABCC), the owners of Honest Weight Artisan Beer will have to repeat a public hearing held on Wednesday, Nov. 4.  Company co-owners Jay Sullivan and Sean Nolan appeared before the...
Thursday 8:08 a.m. - Caller reports possible gunshot heard at about 7 a.m., Spring Street. Area checked; nothing found. 11:54 a.m. - 911 mis-dial, Main Street. Call came from elevator. All okay. 12:25 p.m. - Restraining order (209A) served, Main Street. 12:40 p.m. - Caller reports dog...
ATHOL — The Economic Development and Industrial Corporation will meet on Wednesday, Nov. 18, at 7 p.m., in Liberty Hall, with the following agenda: Minutes. Update on the progress on right-of-way arrangements with Athol Development LLC for access to the EDIC parcel of land at the North Quabbin...

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