Oppose Pepperell Toxic Dumping at 161 Nashua Rd

LETTER TO THE EDITOR
CALL TO ACTION: Oppose Pepperell Toxic Dumping at 161 Nashua Rd
Who: Residents and Business Owners in the Towns of Pepperell, Groton, Dunstable,
Tyngsboro, Littleton, Hollis, NH
When: Monday, August 20, 7:15pm
Where: Pepperell Senior Center, 37 Nashua Rd, Pepperell, MA
Residents and business owners from Pepperell and neighboring towns, in opposition to
proposed dumping of construction debris and toxic dirt from Boston and neighboring
states, are encouraged to wear RED …

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Loading Dock Gallery Of Earth and Air August 29 – Sept 30, 2018

Opening Reception: Saturday, September 1 from 4 PM to 6 PM

Three talented artists take to the sky, while having their feet planted firmly on the ground, in “Of Earth and Air,” the newest exhibit at the Loading Dock Gallery. Featuring new works by Nancy Barkman, Linda Branch Dunn, and Noel Soucy Of Earth and Air is a multi-media show inspired by natural elements.

Noel Soucy’s alcohol ink paintings are light as air and evoke …

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New Hampshire Junior Roller Derby Starts Practices in Tyngsboro

New Hampshire Junior Roller Derby is pleased to announce that it will begin holding league practices in Tyngsboro this fall. Weekly practices will start on September 23rd at the Tyngsboro Sports Center (500 Potash Hill Rd, Tyngsboro, MA) from 10-11 am.

New Hampshire Junior Roller Derby is open to skaters from ages 7 to 17. The league is based out of the JFK Coliseum in Manchester, NH, but uses other venues for off-season practice space. …

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Call For Artists

Beaver Brook Association invites the public to our 38th Annual Fall Festival & Art Show. Artwork by dozens of Regional Artists will be on display at Maple Hill Farm and the featured artist is Ken Harvey.

Beaver Brook is calling for artists to make this event special. Original artwork by both amateurs and professionals is eligible. The accent of the artwork should be on New England settings but art reflecting a nature theme elsewhere in …

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Massachusetts Sheriffs to Expand Medication Assisted Treatment in Corrections Regional Pilot Programs Look to Innovate and Improve Care

The Massachusetts Sheriffs’ Association today announced the establishment of a statewide pilot program to provide medication assisted treatment (MAT) at five county correctional facilities in the Commonwealth: Middlesex, Franklin, Norfolk, Hampden and Hampshire. The goal of this cutting edge initiative, contained in the state’s latest opioid legislation, is to foster innovation in corrections in an effort to increase public safety, improve public health, and save lives.
“This pilot program will expand upon the innovative and …

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The Loading Dock Gallery Presents Hot Buttons 2!

Activism is in the Air! What gets your dander up? What really pisses you off? What gasoline ignites your spark plug? What makes you emotionally invested? Is it social media, global warming, the political environment, the price of gas, lobster…your diet??? What pushes your Hot Button?
Hot Buttons Returns with Hot Buttons 2! The Loading Dock Gallery is excited to offer 50 artists a unique platform with which to air their grievances. This fun, interactive …

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Tyngsborough Garden Club

The Garden Club was busy this summer planting and tending the following gardens around town: the Senior Center, Brinley Terrace, the Sherburne House, the Sherburne Triangle, and the Police Station. We hope as you drove around town this summer you enjoyed the beautiful flowers. We also enjoyed various field trips throughout the sum-mer.
The Garden Clubs meets the first Tuesday of the month September-November and February-April. We will resume our regularly scheduled meetings on Sept. …

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BNI® MASSACHUSETTS LAUNCHES 100th NETWORKING GROUP

BOSTON, MA – BNI®, the world’s leading networking and business referral organization, announced today that it crossed a major milestone in Massachusetts by launching its 100th BNI chapter in the Boston Region.
The new East Boston networking group, called BNI Thrive, officially marked their launch on June 15 at the Courtyard Marriott, collecting new applications from local business owners and sales professionals seeking a way to market and grow their businesses.
The launch of BNI …

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DUNSTABLE STARTING CURBSIDE TRASH COLLECTION & RECYCLING SEPT. 7

Dunstable is starting a curbside trash collection and recycling program September 7, 2018
Over the years, increasing numbers of families in Dunstable have chosen to pay for private curbside pickup of trash and recycling rather than utilize the transfer station. Due to reduced participation, the transfer station was no longer financially sustainable. Rather than raise the transfer station rates, Dunstable will be offering curbside service to transfer station users for a rate similar to past …

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PLEASE CONSIDER HELPING OUR DAD!

This is our Dad, Joe Doviak: A living husband, a living father of three, a living grandfather of five, a living brother-in-law, a living uncle, a livingcousin and a living friend to many. Living….. that is the key word we want to share with you all and we hope and we pray that we can continue to say that word to describe our Dad for many years to come. Living, not only to describe our …

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MOSQUITOES INFECTED WITH WEST NILE VIRUS

In recent weeks the Department of Public Health has announced the discovery of mosquitoes infected with West Nile Virus in communities in the Nashoba Health District.

WNV is most commonly transmitted to humans by the bite of an infected mosquito. The mosquitoes that carry this virus are common throughout the state, and are found in urban as well as more rural areas. While WNV can infect people of all ages, people over the age of …

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FROM DUNSTABLE TOWN CLERK FINAL VOTER REGISTRATION & CHANGE OF PARTY TODAY FOR SEPTEMBER 4 PRIMARY

The deadline to register to vote or change your political party for the September 4 Primary is August 15. You can do either transaction online at www.sec.state.ma.us/ovr/ provided you have a valid Massachusetts driver’s license. Voter registration forms are also available at Town Hall. This is a Primary which means if you are enrolled in a political party (Democrat, Republican or Libertarian) you can only take a ballot from the party in which you are …

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Lowell General TeamWalk for CancerCare

Over $825,000 raised and counting!
Thank you to all of our dedicated walkers and volunteers, and our many generous sponsors who donated money, products, services and time to Lowell General Hospital’s 19th annual TeamWalk for CancerCare. Your commitment and support make a true difference in the lives of cancer patients and their families in our community!
Please note that donations for TeamWalk 2018 are welcome through September 30, 2018, just visit www.teamwalk.org! If you have …

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St. Joseph’s Hospital of Lowell, MA will be holding their 25th Anniversary and FINAL Reunion

St. Joseph’s Hospital of Lowell, MA will be holding their 25th Anniversary and FINAL Reunion on Thursday,September 20, 2018 at Lenzi’s Mill House, Dracut, MA. Contact Helen Blaschke @ 978-454-7346 or hmbwblaschke@gmail.com; Audrey Singleton @ 978 649-6543 or ansmanilow@comcast.net; or Joanne Richard @ 978-618-0668 or ermama@comcast.net for tickets. …

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