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  1. Ayer Shop 'n Save replacing Hannaford'sRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Shirley Oracle

    Like a phoenix from the ashes, a new grocery store will soon arise in Ayer -- at the site of one that closed earlier this year. Mike Szelest, who runs Central Supermarket in Winchendon, will be the new tenant at 22 Fitchburg Road, which until the end of January was occupied by Hannaford.

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  2. Winchendon board proposes $300,000 buyout for town managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... team in town and the School Department" and alleged money was missing from their accounts. Auditors told Winchendon officials a deficit in the insurance trust fund, a lack of communication, double accounting entries and inaccurate reports, and a ...

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  3. New Ayer market will stay familiarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Like a phoenix from the ashes, a new grocery store will soon arise in Ayer -- at the site of one that closed earlier this year. Mike Szelest, who runs Central Supermarket in Winchendon, will be the new tenant at 22 Fitchburg Road, which until the end of January was occupied by Hannaford.

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  4. Voices: When city nicknames no longer applyRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | Central Ohio

    ... blue notebooks made in Holyoke. The boastful civic nickname is a Massachusetts specialty. Athol is Tool Town, Winchendon Toy Town. Quincy, which produced John and John Quincy Adams, is the City of Presidents. The civic alias often outlives the ...

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  5. Your right to know: Asking is easy, waiting is hard partRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... pricey at page costs varying from 20 cents to 50 cents each. Mike E. Young, 65, a retired police detective in Winchendon, says he is so discouraged by the lengthy wait he's experienced with records requests, he finds a way to circumvent the process. ...

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  6. New grocery store coming to site of old grocery storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Lowell Sun

    Like a phoenix from the ashes, a new grocery store will soon arise in Ayer -- at the site of one that closed earlier this year. Mike Szelest, who runs Central Supermarket in Winchendon, will be the new tenant at 22 Fitchburg Road, which until the end of January was occupied by Hannaford.

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  7. Ayer getting its grocery store backRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Lowell Sun

    ... The previous one, Hannaford, left at the end of January. The tenant, Mike Szelest, runs Central Supermarket in Winchendon. The Ayer store will be under a different name, Maher said. "It's something that the town really wants," Maher told The Public ...

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  8. Ayer getting its grocery store backRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Lowell Sun

    ... The previous one, Hannaford, left at the end of January. The tenant, Mike Szelest, runs Central Supermarket in Winchendon. The Ayer store will be under a different name, Maher said. "It's something that the town really wants," Maher told The Public ...

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  9. Literacy fund gives kids head startRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... years ago. It is providing about 2,000 free books per month to Fitchburg, Leominster, Gardner, Templeton and Winchendon children. Children under 5 are eligible for sign-up, regardless of household income, according to Maribeth Janssens, director of ... 2 comments

  10. Many handsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Nashoba Publishing Online

    ... in Athol, Devens (Loaves & Fishes that serves Ayer, Groton, Harvard, Littleton, Shirley), Gardner, Templeton, Winchendon, Fitchburg, Leominster, Townsend and Pepperell. "Thanks to our generous premier sponsors, the North Middlesex Savings Bank and ...

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  11. Jaffrey: Cool as ICERead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Monadnock Ledger-Transcript

    ... "I still have a lot of things to learn; I've only been racing for a season and a half," said Jason Sanderson of Winchendon, Massachusetts. "Steve has been letting me race his car, which is great for learning how to race and adjust the car for the ...

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  12. Package meals for local food pantriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... with United Way. The packaged meals will be given to food pantries in Athol, Devens, Gardner, Templeton, Winchendon, Fitchburg, Leominster, Townsend and Pepperell. "Thanks to our generous premier sponsors and our caring volunteers, this great event ...

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  13. St. Luke's season ends in NEPSAC semisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | New Canaan News-Review

    ... of late-game heroics that meshed with its season-long habit of defying expectations. With St. Luke's trailing Winchendon School by two, the smooth-shooting junior forward exuded calm as the crowd at Loomis Chaffee School in Windsor, CT fretted ...

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  14. Vacant Gardner building damaged by fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... building received smoke damage." A second alarm was immediately struck, bringing in mutual aid from Westminster, Winchendon and Hubbardston, Lt. Osowski said. Due to the lay of the land, Lt. Osowski said, the residential building is two stories in ...

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  15. Massena resident selected to take over as new recreation directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... he holds his bachelor's and masters degrees. The Potsdam native coached nine years of prep school hockey at The Winchendon School in Massachusetts and Northwood School in Lake Placid. Most recently, Mr. McCabe worked for four years with Canadian ...

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  16. Gardner coin shop robber gets 3-5 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    One of two Winchendon men charged with the armed robbery of a Gardner coin shop last year was sentenced Monday to 3 to 5 years in state prison after pleading guilty. Kevin P. O'Donnell, 26, formerly of 86 Front St., Winchendon, was also placed on probation for 2 years, to begin upon his release from prison, after pleading guilty in Worcester Superior Court to two counts each of armed robbery and assault and battery and a single count of making a bomb threat.

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  17. Youth Hockey: Henniker is training ground for ConVal skatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Monadnock Ledger-Transcript

    ... want to play hockey in this area have several options, including organizations in Henniker, Keene, Nashua, and Winchendon, Massachusetts. The ConVal boys varsity hockey team has several former Huskies in their line-up, including captain and top ...

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  18. Eunice JandaRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Eunice L. Janda, 90, formerly of 106 Mill St., South Lancaster, died Jan.16, under the care of Hospice Savannah with her daughter, Daria, by her side. She leaves three daughters, Daria D. Janda and her husband, John Baker, of Savannah, Ga.; Laurie E. Kansanniva of Rindge, N.H., and Betsy S. Manuel and her husband, Randy, of Winchendon; two sons, Douglas W. Janda of Spencer and Gregg R. Janda and his wife, Leslie, of South Lancaster; her granddaughter, Kelsey D. Kansanniva; her grandsons, Gregg W. Janda, Jonathan F Janda, Jordan A Manuel and Justin R Manuel; and her brother, Robert Duncanson and his wife, Donna.

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  19. Auditor says Winchendon departments routinely ran deficitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... it is not updated every year and users aren't familiar or trained well - worst enemy. The latter was the case in Winchendon. Munis works well in many other communities, he said, but it was not set up properly more than 15 years ago and the town's ...

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  20. Youth Hockey: Henniker is training ground for ConVal skatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Monadnock Ledger-Transcript

    ... want to play hockey in this area have several options, including organizations in Henniker, Keene, Nashua, and Winchendon, Massachusetts. The ConVal boys varsity hockey team has several former Huskies in their line-up, including captain and top ...

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