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Acton, Massachusetts is located in Middlesex County. Zip codes in Acton, MA include 01720, 01719, and 01718. The median home price in Acton is $479,000 which is roughly $239/per square foot. More Acton information.

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Wednesday Apr 16 | The Shrewsbury Lantern

Big Brothers Big Sisters Reach New Heights for BIG Celebration

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Mass/Metrowest is hosting its annual signature fundraising event, The BIG Celebration, on May 31st, 2014, at 6:00 PM at the Collings Foundation in Stow, MA.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Patch.com

Special Needs Baseball Program Desperately Seeking Volunteers

The Miracle League of Massachusetts provides special needs children with the opportunity to play baseball in an organized non-competitive league.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Patch.com

'Finding Courage' offers an inside look at Restorative Justice

On Tuesday, April 29th Communities for Restorative Justice in partnership with the Acton and Boxborough Police Departments will present "Finding Courage--Responding to Harm with Restorative Justice Circles".

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Patch.com

Acton Will Get Help Fixing Potholes

The state is sending an additional $100,000 to Acton to help pay for repairing potholes.

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Lowell Sun

Car crash knocks out power in Boxboro

Boxboro Police say an Acton woman was arrested after she drove her vehicle off the road and into a utility pole Saturday night, creating a power outage to the surrounding area for about six hours.

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Lowell Sun

No break for some at Stonehill

Several local students at Stonehill College spent their spring break helping those in need as part of the school's HOPE Alternative Spring Break Program.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Shrewsbury Lantern

Big Brothers Big Sisters Reach New Heights for BIG Celebration

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Mass/Metrowest is hosting its annual signature fundraising event, The BIG Celebration, on May 31st, 2014, at 6:00 PM at the Collings Foundation in Stow, MA.

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CNN

'60's Fashion

Rob Bernstein shared a photo of his mother from 1965 who was attending an evening event in Acton, Massachusetts.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Lowell Sun

Tyngsboro teen center stage in Boston production

Kaleigh Ronan decided to become an actress in second grade when she played Glinda, the good witch, in a school production of The Wizard of Oz.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

IBerkshires

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The Green Rainbow party is putting three candidates on the statewide ballot. Last week, two of the three rallied party members at the Rainbow Restaurant, just a few weeks prior to when the campaign officially kicks off.

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

Patch.com

Parents bribed by schools to attend Acton Town Meeting

The schools are bribing Acton parents with free babysitting so they can attend Monday and Tuesday night's Town Meeting.

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Sat Apr 05, 2014

Patch.com

Don't pass on Warrant Article 28

By Ann Chang By Ann Chang I intend to stand up at Town Meeting and oppose the motion of the Acton Water District to pass over Article 28.--ground water protection district.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

IBerkshires

Green Rainbow Party Placing Three Candidates on Statewide Ballot

The Green Rainbow party is putting three candidates on the statewide ballot. Last week, two of the three rallied party members at the Rainbow Restaurant, just a few weeks prior to when the campaign officially kicks off.

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Patch.com

Acton schools mislead on PR effort

The School Committee and some school Parent-Teacher Organizations are in overdrive on a coordinated campaign to mislead the public about the school budget and Acton's assessment.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

Patch.com

School Committee Urges Voters to Approve Town Meeting Articles

The following is from the Acton Boxborough Regional and Transitional School Committees: It is with great urgency that we ask you to come to Acton Town Meeting on April 7th continuing on April 8th and 9th as needed, to support the Acton Boxborough Regional School District Assessment, Warrant Article 21, and three school-related Warrant Articles ... (more)

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Nashoba Publishing Online

Eldridge visits Shirley and talks priorities

Massachusetts Sen. James Eldridge paid his bi-annual visit to the selectmen Monday night, as usual calling for questions and asking if the town has "funding priorities" he can help with.

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Tue Apr 01, 2014

Patch.com

Gov. Patrick Launching Education Program in Acton

Gov. Deval Patrick on Tuesday will visit The Discovery Museums in Acton to launch an education program.

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Mon Mar 31, 2014

The Harbor Times Soup

Richardson - Turco engagement

Blaine and Laura Richardson of Belfast and Kip and Kathi Cleaver of Acton, Mass., are delighted to announce the engagement of their daughter, Jana to David Turco, son of Joe and Charlene Turco of Dedham, Mass.

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Lowell Sun

Acton home destroyed in fire

A family of seven is being assisted by the American Red Cross of Eastern Massachusetts after a 3-alarm fire devastated their Acton home on Sunday afternoon.

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Patch.com

Parts of Mass. Soaked with 5+ Inches of Rain

Parts of Massachusetts were soaked with more than 5 inches of rain in the last 24 hours.

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