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Apr 2018
April.04.2018

April 12, 2018 - Lion “Izzy” ( Ashland Lions) is organizing another super duper Porchetta Dinner which will be held at the VFW in Ashland on April 12. The event will be catered by Marconi’s (VFW) and starts at 6:00 PM. Tickets are now available...

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Apr 2018
Christopher Tremblay, Staff Sports Writer
March.27.2018

When Marie Burke and her assistant Rebecka Fillion, both past Clocker cheerleaders who were part of the 2009 State Championship team, took over the Ashland program this past fall the squad did not possess a winter team. The two coaches found it...

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Apr 2018
Ken Hamwey Staff Sports Writer
March.27.2018

Sydney McMullen has some goals she’s hoping to achieve, and if she’s successful, it’s very likely Ashland’s softball team will qualify for the playoffs.
Last year, the right-handed pitcher posted a 5-8 record and had a 3.43 earned-run...

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Apr 2018
Jim Parisi, AHS Make-a-Wish Club Treasurer.
March.27.2018

Join us on Sunday, April 29 for Ashland’s second annual Color Splash Run! Participants of this road race will be doused with colored powder by volunteers at each of the Color Stops, and by the end of the race everyone will be looking like...

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Apr 2018
Deborah Burke Henderson, Contributing Writer
Coming Together to Support Chemotherapy Patients
March.27.2018

Heidi Wesolowski had explained to her five-year-old son, Aidan, the night before that she’d be out volunteering the next day “to help make quilts filled with love for people who are sick.” So Aidan and his younger sister, Leah, soon to be three,...

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Apr 2018
Cynthia Whitty
March.27.2018

The all-volunteer run and widely popular Ashland Farmers Market (AFM) will hold its first-ever spring market on April 7, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Ashland Middle School, 87 West Union St.
“We’ll have at least 25 food vendors participating,...

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Apr 2018
Cynthia Whitty
March.27.2018

Residents at the May 2 town meeting will have the opportunity to vote to purchase the Valentine Estate, an historic, almost eight-acre parcel of land at 133 West Union St. (Rt. 135).
Board of Selectmen (BOS) Chair Carl Hakansson explained...

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Apr 2018
Cynthia Whitty
March.27.2018

This year’s town meeting will have an entire evening, Tuesday, May 8, devoted to proposed changes to the town’s charter. The meeting will be held in the Ashland High School auditorium, 7 p.m.
“The [charter review] committee was deeply aware...

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Apr 2018
Cynthia Whitty
This spring’s town meeting may run three nights, with one night for the town charter
March.27.2018

This year’s town meeting is set to run, 7 p.m., Wednesday, May 2; Tuesday, May 8; and Thursday, May 10 at the Ashland High School (AHS) Auditorium, 65 East Union St.
“We will start on May 2 and go through the warrant as we normally do,...

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Apr 2018
Cynthia Whitty
March.27.2018

The Ashland Business Association (ABA) will hold a business networking social with Needham Bank, 41 Front St., from 5 to 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 3. Beer, wine and hors d’oeuvres will be provided by Stone’s Public House. RSVP to ABA Membership...

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