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PETERSHAM — The Petersham Congregational Church, at 21 North Main St., will hold a Harvest Supper on Saturday, Oct. 14, at 6 p.m. The menu will include pot roast, squash and potatoes, and pumpkin or apple pie. Call 978-724-3362 for reservations. 
ORANGE — Orange residents and business owners will save more than $315,000 over the next two years, thanks to the newly created Orange Community Choice Power Supply program. The town, with the assistance of Colonial Power Group Inc., has announced it has entered into a 24-month agreement to...
CANTON — The Massachusetts Good Neighbor Energy Fund, a cooperative effort between the state’s sponsoring energy companies and their customers to help households in temporary financial crisis pay their energy bills, has announced that its 2016-2017 “Give The Gift of Warmth” campaign raised $448,...
ATHOL — The Finance and Warrant Advisory Committee on Monday finished its review of the 21-article warrant for the fall town meeting to be held Monday, Oct. 16, beginning at 7 p.m., in Memorial Hall. The committee last week voted to recommend all articles for approval with the exception of...
Athol man Jared Britt, left, holds a bass he caught recently while filming a video for his YouTube channel, Ride Along Fishing.
ATHOL — Local man Jared Britt loves bass fishing, and he loves doing it in the North Quabbin region, but he doesn’t like to spend a lot of money to do it and he doesn’t think you should have to either. This is just one of the reasons why Britt has launched his own YouTube channel, “Ride Along...
BOSTON — The Beacon Hill Roll Call records votes taken in the House and Senate each week. CUT ENTIRE $1 MILLION FOR REACH OUT AND READ PROGRAM PROGRAMS (H 3800) — The Senate 31-5, overrode Gov. Charlie Baker’s veto of the entire $1 million in funding for the Reach Out and Read (ROAR) program...
ATHOL — The town hall remains open following a ceiling issue last week. “An approximately two- by three-foot section of finish plaster ceiling apparently came loose overnight in a portion of the first-floor corridor between the rotunda and town clerk’s office in the overnight hours between...
BOSTON — This week, Beacon Hill Roll Call records local representatives’ and senators’ votes on several of the roll calls on overriding some of Gov. Charlie Baker’s cuts of $320 million in spending in the $39.4 billion fiscal 2018 state budget. A two-thirds vote in both branches is needed for a...
FRAMINGHAM — One of the six men recently named to the State Police Most Wanted list was captured Friday in Sacramento, Calif. Daniel J. Christian, 31, was arrested following an exhaustive investigation by the State Police Violent Fugitive Apprehension Section, whose troopers developed...
BOSTON — The Baker-Polito Administration on Friday announced Puerto Rico’s official acceptance of an offer from the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) to mobilize a six-person Massachusetts National Guard (MANG) communications unit to Puerto Rico for up to 30 days. The Joint Site...

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