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Witnesses said multiple gunshots were fired on Marshall Street sometime before 9 a.m. Monday morning, resulting in police blocking off the street between Jackson and Simonds streets.
The HomeOwnership Center of North Central Massachusetts is hosting a first-time homebuyer class beginning June 11 at the Twin Cities CDC office, 470 Main St.
In collaboration with the Massachusetts Credit Union League, and the Credit Union Community Hope Initiative, IC Federal Credit Union participated in their Children's Book Month during April and collected more than 250 "gently used" children's books.
The city's police are understaffed, overworked and unhappy that Mayor Lisa Wong does not intend to fill two anticipated retirement vacancies in fiscal 2014, according to police union President Officer Keith Bourne.
City councilors are ditching paper at their next two meetings to see if it is possible.
A Gardner man accused of stealing an ATM from a Fitchburg restaurant during a break-in last month was arraigned in Fitchburg District Court Thursday.
Spend 10 minutes with Joe Cappucci of West Townsend and it will soon become clear why the Joseph M. Cappucci Insurance Agency has thrived for more than 25 years, in a time when so many other start-up businesses have failed.
The chicks are a big hit, and the kids all want to hold them. They have names - Herman, Henry, Chickie, Chiquita, Butterscotch.
The Boys & Girls Club of Fitchburg & Leominster is hosting a regional art exhibit for club members from throughout the Northeast on Saturday and Sunday, and at least one local artist's work is scheduled to compete in a national exhibit in Atlanta.
Mayor Dean Mazzarella raised the ante in a friendly community rivalry with Fitchburg and Gardner during a Light the Town Purple celebration that bathed City Hall in purple lights Thursday to recognize the upcoming Relay for Life of Greater Gardner.
Three Fitchburg men, arrested in 2012 as the result of a two-year multi-agency investigation into drug dealing and firearms distribution, pleaded guilty to crack-cocaine distribution charges in federal court on Thursday.
Much like the preview spending plan Mayor Lisa Wong gave councilors last month, the fiscal 2014 operating budget she submitted Wednesday avoids layoffs but does not fill public-safety positions that will be vacated through retirements.
Riverfront Theatre will present "Gingerbread Stories," directed by Janet Cragin and written and produced by her daughter, Sally Cragin, at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Fitchburg Public Library.
The deadline for entering the Fitchburg Art Museum's 78th Regional and Members Exhibition of Art and Craft is Monday.
DPW Day, the popular open house for families hosted by Fitchburg's Department of Public Works, will be held Tuesday, June 11, from 2-5 p.m. at "The Yard," 301 Broad St.