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ORANGE — The Mahar Regional School Committee will meet Tuesday, Feb. 2, at 6:30 p.m., in the school library, with the following agenda: Public comment. Glimpse into the classroom — Social studies, history department. Student representative report. Report of the Mahar Teachers’ Association...
ATHOL — Veteran local tracker and naturalist Paul Wanta will lead a morning walk through the trails and woods around Skyfields, headquarters of the Mount Grace Land Conservation Trust, at 1461 Old Keene Rd., looking for tracks and signs of New England wildlife on Saturday, Feb. 6, from 9 a.m. to...
ORANGE — The Mahar Regional School Committee’s finance and facilities subcommittee will meet Monday, Feb. 1, at 2 p.m., in the superintendent’s office, with the following agenda: Fiscal year 2017 budget. Transportation contract. Update on lighting project.
GARDNER — The Gardner Museum, at 28 Pearl St., will reopen on March 2 with a “Lego Lovers Exhibit,” which will run through the end of May. Submissions to the exhibit are open to all local children and adults, both members and non-members, who have a passion for Legos. In order to plan the...
ERVING — An Erving man is suing Clarkdale Fruit Farms, of Deerfield, and Bostley Sanitary Services for tens of thousands of dollars in Greenfield District Court. Court documents indicate Daniel Hammock claims that in November he was using a porta-potty at Clarkdale and it tipped over and covered...
ATHOL — At 11:08 a.m., Thursday, Kenneth J. Woods, 72, of 419 Lyons Hill Rd., was arrested on Petersham Road and charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of liquor (second offense), possessing an open container of alcohol inside a vehicle, and a marked lanes violation. The...
ATHOL — The selectboard will meet Tuesday, Feb. 2, at 6:15 p.m., in Room 21 of the town hall, beginning with an executive session regarding contract negotiations. The open session agenda will include: Jan. 19 minutes. Permits/licenses — Event permits for the Athol Lions Club for River Rat...
ATHOL — At 4:41 p.m., Thursday, vehicles operated by Cynthia Boutelle, of 472 Chestnut St.; and Brian Nano, of 887 Lenox St., were reported to have been in an accident 15 minutes prior on Tunnel Street. According to police, Boutelle, who went to the station to report the incident, stated while...
ATHOL — Three motor vehicle accidents were reported to police on Wednesday. At 8:23 a.m., a subject went to the police station to report vehicles operated by Howard G. Jillson, of 115 Memory Ln., Orange; and Michael F. Hume, of 2 Memory Ln., Orange, had been in an accident at the intersection of...
ORANGE — Police and fire personnel responded to a single-car accident on North Main Street on Wednesday at 12:08 p.m.  A vehicle operated by Margaret Bennington, 52, of North Orange Rd., Athol, went off the road and hit an embankment.  Bennington was transported by ambulance to Athol Hospital...

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