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 Pete's Tire Barns of Gardner has pledged $7,500 to Heywood Healthcare's "Fulfilling Our Promise" Capital Campaign. The pledge will support the continued renovations of the Quabbin Retreat, an 86-bed facility located in Petersham that will provide outpatient, residential and inpatient services for adults and adolescents struggling with behavioral health and substance abuse problems. Pictured are Peter Gerry, left, president of Pete's Tire Barns; and Win Brown, president and CEO of Heywood Healthcare.Submitt
GARDNER — Pete’s Tire Barns of Gardner has pledged $7,500 to the Heywood Healthcare “Fulfilling Our Promise” Capital Campaign, a community-responsive, multi-pronged fundraising initiative, designed to ensure that the healthcare needs of the community will be met now and in the future.  This...
SPRINGFIELD — The Collector Car Experience returns to The Big E, Sept. 24 at 2 p.m. at the xfinity arena. Velocity Channel favorites, Mike Brewer of Wheeler Dealers and Wayne Carini of Chasing Classic Cars will emcee. This one-of-a-kind automotive event features a first-class lineup of vehicles...
PETERSHAM — From Oct. 7, 2017, through Nov. 18, 2018, the Harvard Forest will present “Hemlock Hospice,” an outdoor site-specific sculpture installation and a parallel exhibition of prints, drawings, and sculptures in the Fisher Museum created by Harvard Forest Bullard Fellow David Buckley Borden...
Jungfil Seo, above, who was sworn in as a reserve officer May 31 by town clerk Nancy Blackmer, was promoted to full-time police officer by the Orange Selectmen Wednesday night. The board acted on the request by Police Chief Craig Lundgren. ADN File Photo
ORANGE — In a report to the selectboard Wednesday night, Police Chief Craig Lundgren asked the selectboard to promote reserve officer Jungfil Seo to a full-time position, and allow the civil service transfer of officer James Laflamme to the Chicopee Police Department.  Seo was appointed a...
Rev. Dr. Candice Ashenden, right, is now serving as the part-time family and outreach pastor of the Athol Congregational Church. She joins senior pastor, Rev. Dr. Beverly Prestwood-Taylor, left.Submitted photo
ATHOL — The Athol Congregational Church will start the fall season with the excitement of new school year and the promise that comes with a new backpack. Rev. Dr. Candice Ashenden has joined senior pastor, Rev. Dr. Beverly Prestwood-Taylor, as a spiritual leader of the church. Pastor Candi is now...
PETERSHAM — At the selectboard meeting Tuesday, Vice-Chair Henry Woolsey announced that the board had approved two change orders recently for the contract with Associated Building Wreckers for the abatement of hazardous materials in the Nichewaug Inn and Academy Buildings. The end date for work...
ATHOL — An early morning break-in at the Corner Store, at 229 Pinedale Ave., on Thursday is under investigation by local and state police. A 911 call was received at 4:01 from the owner of the store who reported smashed glass and a break-in progress. Upon arrival, a cinder block was located near...
ORANGE — The 12th Annual Mahar Cancer Walk will take place on Oct. 7 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Mahar Regional School track, at 507 South Main St.  The event, planned by the Mahar Cancer Walk Committee, will begin with the singing of the National Anthem. A Survivor Lap will take place at 11;...
BOSTON — The Beacon Hill Roll Call records votes and discussions in the Senate and House each week. COMING UP ON BEACON HILL POSSIBLE 2018 BALLOT QUESTIONS — Sponsors of possible ballot questions for the November 2018 election got the news recently from Attorney General Maura Healey about...
The Athol High School class of 1945 met at the King Phillip Restaurant in Phillipston for their 72nd class reunion on Sept. 10. Classmates who attended were seated, left to right -- Marjorie Smith Cooley, Dorothy Stockwell Lewis, Anna DeFazio Klaus, Marion Gutkopf McIntyre. Standing -- Jane Ann Lowell McGuirk, Ella Walker Duguay.Submitted photo
ATHOL — The Athol High School class of 1945 met at the King Phillip Restaurant in Phillipston for their 72nd class reunion on Sept. 10. Sadly, time and age have taken their toll and only six class members were able to attend. With family and friends, there was a group of 15. The class graduated...

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