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  1. Principal: 'Vile' cyberbullies worse than Iraq insurgentsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Turnto10.com

    A Massachusetts high school principal said cyberbullies who targeted some of his students are worse than the insurgents he fought in Iraq and vowed the anonymous posters would be found and punished. Joshua Romano, principal of Murdock Middle/High School in Winchendon and an Iraq War veteran, logged on to the school's Twitter account to warn perpetrators who attacked some students' sexuality and appearance.

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  2. Principal: 'Vile' cyberbullies worse than Iraq insurgentsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    A Massachusetts high school principal said cyberbullies who targeted some of his students are worse than the insurgents he fought in Iraq and vowed the anonymous posters would be found and punished. Joshua Romano, principal of Murdock Middle/High School in Winchendon and an Iraq War veteran, logged on to the school's Twitter account to warn perpetrators who attacked some students' sexuality and appearance.

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  3. Massachusetts principal takes on 'vile' cyberbulliesRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | CBS 3 Springfield

    The principal of a Massachusetts high school who learned of inappropriate comments and cyberbullying that targeted some students logged onto the offending social media accounts to issue a stern warning to the perpetrators. Identifying himself, Joshua Romano, principal of Murdock Middle/High School in Winchendon, called the posts "vile and ignorant" and promised punishment.

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  4. Winchendon principal seeks out students in cyberbullying caseRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WHDH

    A local high school principal is vowing to teach students a tough lesson after reports of cyber bullying at a school in Winchendon. A case of cyber bulling involves students at the Murdock Middle-High School.

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  5. Daily Talker: Principal Targets BulliesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... @myTV38Find Us On Facebook myTV38 LINKS AND INFORMATION Contact [...] A high school principal in the town of Winchendon did not mince words when expressing his anger with cyber bullies at his school. The Telegram & Gazette reports that Murdock High ...

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  6. Murdock principal vows to root out social media 'cowards'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... are warned I am coming for you and I am furious," he said in an email sent to the school's 700 or so students. "Winchendon PD is also involved. If you have posted on that site, you better take it off (but note I have screen captures and I will get ...

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  7. Winchendon town manager's roof collapses under snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    The number of roof collapses in the state continues to rise, and among the latest was one at the home of Winchendon Town Manager James M. Kreidler. Mr. Kreidler said his family spent three days in a hotel after four rafters in his 1840s Cape on Cushing Street broke because of stresses from the heavy snow.

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  8. No. 7 Hampden Charter boys basketball comes back in fourth quarter,...Read the original story

    Monday | MassLive.com

    ... fourth game in six days. "That's a lot of basketball to ask of anybody," Recore said. "Even when I was at (The) Winchendon (School), we never played that many games. These guys are mentally and physically cooked. The game was ours, we simply ran out ...

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  9. Housing authorities get money for upgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... 1; Milford Housing Authority, $70,774; Shrewsbury Housing Authority, $93,151; Webster Housing Authority, $61,612; Winchendon Housing Authority, $147,577, and Worcester Housing Authority, $3,202,316.

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  10. Women's Giving Circle to Meet February 25Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | PR Log

    ... will vote on which organization will be presented with funds. The two organizations up for donation are the Winchendon Council on Aging and St. Vincent D'Paul. There will be informative presentations on both organizations, but only one can receive ...

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  11. United Way needs your help feeding North Central Mass. hungryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... year that volunteers are wanted to help package meals that will be given to food pantries in Gardner, Templeton, Winchendon, Fitchburg, Leominster, Devens, Townsend and Pepperell. "What is great about these events is that in less than four hours, we ...

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  12. United Way needs your help feeding North Central Mass. hungryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... year that volunteers are wanted to help package meals that will be given to food pantries in Gardner, Templeton, Winchendon, Fitchburg, Leominster, Devens, Townsend and Pepperell. "What is great about these events is that in less than four hours, we ...

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  13. Marlboro math-science charter school narrows principal searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Officials at Advanced Math & Science Academy Charter School have narrowed their search for a new principal to two individuals - a Winchendon high school principal and the former Andover High School principal. According to an update posted to the AMSA website, officials said they're considering Joshua M. Romano, who works at Winchendon's Murdock High School.

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  14. Paul MorkavageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Paul W. Morkavage, 63, passed away Sunday, February 1. He leaves five siblings, John Morkavage of Leominster, Timothy Morkavage of Harrisville, NH, Eva Richards of Gardner, Joanna Gallant of Leominster and Pauline Morkavage of Winchendon and nieces and nephews. Two brothers, Matthew and Peter predeceased him.

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  15. Tenant says Gardner tenement fire started in power stripRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... It is the site of a former granite factory. Several area fire departments responded, including from Leominster, Winchendon, Hubbardston, Westminster, Barre, Templeton and Fitchburg. Gaorge Barnes and Rick Cinclair of the Telegram & Gazette staff ...

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  16. Tenant says Gardner tenement fire started in power stripRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... It is the site of a former granite factory. Several area fire departments responded, including from Leominster, Winchendon, Hubbardston, Westminster, Barre, Templeton and Fitchburg. Gaorge Barnes and Rick Cinclair of the Telegram & Gazette staff ...

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  17. Meet Elsa from 'Frozen' in FitchburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    How do you go about raising money for a medical mission to Haiti? First thing might be to look in the mirror and see who you resemble. At least that's what Nicole Fleming of Winchendon did, and she saw Elsa, the snow queen from "Frozen."

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  18. Survivor of marathon bombing starts foundation, to give backRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | Groton Landmark

    ... of the room and seeing how many people came out to the event." The next event is a 2.62 mile benefit run/walk in Winchendon on April 11. It starts at 10 a.m. Welcome to your discussion forum: Sign in with a Disqus account or your social networking ...

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  19. How Being A Sports Fan Makes You Happier And HealthierRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | Switched

    ... learn more about the benefits of being a die-hard (or even fair-weather) fan. Longtime fan Gary Sargent, 66, of Winchendon, Massachusetts, eats a hotdog at Fenway Park in Boston, September 10, 2014. (Photo by Jessica Rinaldi/The Boston Globe via ...

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  20. Some towns see deeper meaning to snow amountsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... in the morning. The wind continued to blow heavily through the morning. On the other end of the scale, Athol and Winchendon had about 6 inches and Templeton 8. Snow amounts increased to the south and east. There was about a foot of snow in ...

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