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Dec 2017
Christopher Tremblay
December.04.2017

Ashland put together a 10-8-2 regular season record to earn themselves a 15 seed in the Division 3 South Ice Hockey Tournament last season, where the Clockers took out Bishop Stang 4-1 in the preliminary round, but fell 5-3 to Nantucket in the...

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Dec 2017
Ken Hamwey, Staff Sports Writer
December.04.2017

Jason Christensen has some admirable goals as Ashland’s basketball team gets ready to open the 2017-18 season after a campaign last year that produced only three victories.
The 6-foot-2, 180-pound senior captain, who averaged 17 points and...

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Dec 2017
Deborah Burke Henderson, Contributing Writer
Residents Participate in Quilt-a-thon to Benefit Individuals in Need
December.04.2017

Ashland resident Tobi Hoffman is usually working Saturdays, even on a national holiday like Veterans Day, but last month she joined a gathering of women making colorful comfort quilts for men and women undergoing chemotherapy and children facing...

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Dec 2017
Cynthia Whitty
December.04.2017

Ashland Business Association (ABA) President Adam Sachs recently reviewed the year for the busy organization, which has just over 100 business owners.
“At an event at a local business, I had a chance to speak to a new ABA member,” Sachs...

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Dec 2017
Cynthia Whitty
December.04.2017

Spencer Lezin (17), Andrew Bay (18) and Matthew Orser (17), all seniors at Ashland High School, were among the attendees at a recent town ‘meet and greet’ for local business owners. The students were there to promote their new business, 3D Presto...

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Dec 2017
Cynthia Whitty
ACT to Perform “Gate 19” in Its New Home at the Ashland VFW
December.04.2017

Everyone has an airport story, Ashland Community Theater (ACT) founder and director Joe White said. It’s a theme he has been thinking about for a year. Finally, on Dec. 7, 8 and 9, the Ashland group will perform “Gate 19,” 6 to 10 12-minute...

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Dec 2017
Cynthia Whitty
December.04.2017

The Friends of the Ashland Public Library recently won first place in the 2017 Donna Forand Fantastic Friends Award for Ashland’s “Courageous Conversations,” an event to address separate incidences of hateful graffiti last spring. The award...

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Dec 2017
Cynthia Whitty
December.04.2017

The Ashland Garden Club (AGC) is more than just tea parties. The club does some serious work each year to beautify the town.
In recognition of its many town projects, AGC was officially recognized this fall by the Board of Selectmen (BOS)...

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Nov 2017
Cynthia Whitty
October.26.2017

Ashland is on its way to becoming a designated dementia-friendly town.
Last spring Ashland senior center director Joanne Duffy learned about a program, COME 2 B Dementia Friendly, that will help the community recognize individuals with...

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Nov 2017
October.26.2017

HOLIDAY CLOSURES:
The Library will be closed on Saturday, November 11th for the Veterans Day Holiday. The Library will be open regular hours on Friday, Nov. 10 (10 a.m.– 6 p.m.) and Monday, Nov. 13. (3 – 8 p.m.)
The Library will close...

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