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Fitchburg, Massachusetts is located in Worcester County. Zip codes in Fitchburg, MA include 01420. The median home price in Fitchburg is $160,000 which is roughly $108/per square foot. More Fitchburg information.

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3 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

Brush-fire season blows through region

Fred Darling, of 20 Dudley Road in Townsend, was burning brush on Saturday afternoon.

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7 hrs ago | Darien News-Review

Dad of Massachusetts boy found dead plans funeral

Massachusetts State Police stand along Interstate 190 where police said a child's body was found Friday, April 18, 2014, near Sterling, Mass.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Two girls injured when wall collapses in Fitchburg yard

Two young girls were injured when a wall collapsed in a Pine Street yard Saturday evening and one was flown by medical helicopter to a Worcester hospital.

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Sentinel & Enterprise

Mass. economy shows improvement

Although recovery from the Great Recession has been slow, two reports out within the past week suggest that the local economy is improving.

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Sentinel & Enterprise

Different takes on Easter reinforce same message

When the sun rose today, Pastor Keith Betry of Beth Eden Baptist Church on Ashburnham Road in Fitchburg planned to hold a sunrise Easter service and tell his congregation the Bible is as relevant as it was when Jesus lived.

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Sentinel & Enterprise

Prayers for peace at vigil for Jeremiah Oliver

Jeremiah Oliver's cousin, Sandro Oliver, center, with his girlfriend Gloria Delgado and Jason Oliver, Jeremiah's uncle, take a moment together at a vigil for Jeremiah on Saturday night.

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Sentinel & Enterprise

Manufacturer moves from Ayer to Devens

The Devens Enterprise Commission recently approved the company's application to construct a 28,600-square-foot building on a 3.2-acre lot at 58 Barnum Road.

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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

National Briefs: Missing boy's body found

The body found Friday of a small boy apparently cast off the side of a highway has been confirmed as missing 5-year-old Jeremiah Oliver, authorities said Saturday.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Boston Herald

Child's dad distraught over news

BROKEN HEARTS: Bonnie White of Shirley lights candles at a makeshift memorial as her daughter Alyssa, 5, looks on before a candlelight vigil for Jeremiah Oliver in Fitchburg last night.

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Daily Mail

Body found at side of Massachusetts highway said by authorities to...

'She's dead. I have the last laugh': Man who didn't want his girlfriend to leave him and go to college strangled her before callously texting her parents and sister to tell them he had killed her Couple who married 70 years ago and stayed so in love they held hands every day at breakfast die 15 hours apart Wu-Tang-affiliated rapper was 'high on ... (more)

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WLNE-TV Providence

Body found by highway is missing Massachusetts boy

Government documents show that General Motors waited years to recall nearly 335,000 Saturn Ions for power steering failures despite getting thousands of consumer complaints and warranty repair claims.

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Boston Herald

Child advocate: Discovery could force out DCF chief

The jarring roadside discovery of a body believed to be Jeremiah Oliver - the Fitchburg boy who went missing under the state's watch - could be the tipping point in calls for the ouster of embattled DCF chief Olga Roche, a child advocate warned yesterday.

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Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Air Force band to perform free concert April 27 in Fitchburg

The Fitchburg Civic Days Committee and the United States Air Force will host a free concert by the United States Air Force Heritage of America Concert Band at 4 p.m. April 27 at Fitchburg State University's Weston Auditorium, 353 North St. The Concert Band features 38 professional musicians whose commitment to excellence has earned worldwide ... (more)

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Sentinel & Enterprise

With some help, Habitat houses in Fitchburg almost on schedule

Kristy Collins poked her head out a window to watch Kelli Lundgren swing her legs over scaffolding on the side of the house and climb down from the roof Friday.

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WTVF Nashville

Autopsy to ID dead boy; body cast off side of road

All Massachusetts authorities could say for sure is that they found the lifeless body of a small boy, apparently cast off the side of a highway.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Sentinel & Enterprise

Jeremiah Oliver's family, searchers, strangers gather at makeshift memorial

Sandrino Oliver was so overcome with emotion after learning his 5-year-old nephew Jeremiah Oliver's body may have been found Friday that he collapsed and went into convulsions at a makeshift memorial across from the boy's home.

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WHDH

Police looking for missing Rehoboth woman

Rehoboth police are asking for the public's assistance in looking for a woman who disappeared Tuesday night.

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The Las Vegas Sun

Prosecutor: Body fits description of missing boy

Authorities say a child's body has been found off a Massachusetts highway and it matches the height and weight of a 5-year-old boy who has been missing for seven months.

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ABC News

Prosecutor: Body Fits Description of Missing Boy

Authorities say a child's body has been found off a Massachusetts highway and it matches the height and weight of a 5-year-old boy who has been missing for seven months.

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CBS Local

WBZ-TV Sources: Body Found In Sterling Believed To Be Jeremiah Oliver

Sources told WBZ-TV Friday that the body of a small child has been found off Interstate 190 in Sterling and those sources believe it is the body of missing Fitchburg boy Jeremiah Oliver .

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