Joyce Pellino Crane, News Director

Joyce Pellino Crane, News Director

Recent Posts

COMMITTEE CHAIR’S CORNER: Quick Synopsis of Actions Taken by School Committee

Further, the School Committee voted 7-0 not to recommend Article 6 to approve fiscal 2021 Capital Appropriations, motion 4 regarding the Westford Academy Amenities Building with the rationale that we recommend using CPA funds in the previous Article 5 for that project.  This is consistent with the positions taken by the Select Board and Finance Committee. Continue Reading →

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Two Men Arraigned in Connection with Illegally Writing and Requesting Controlled Substance Prescriptions

Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan has confirmed that Mark Bourque, 49, and John McDonald, 49, were arraigned last week in Lowell District Court in connection with the allegation that Mr. McDonald was writing invalid controlled substances prescriptions to Mr. Bourque, a Tyngsborough Police Officer, who was not his patient. Continue Reading →

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Merrimack Repertory Theatre Presents Live Zoom Performance

MRT will present The Rise and Fall of Holly Fudge, Trista Baldwin’s winsome new comedy, as the second entry in MRT’s FIRST LOOK reading series live on Zoom at 7 p.m. on Thursday, October 22, according to Courtney Sale, the Nancy L. Donahue Artistic Director, and Bonnie J. Butkas, Executive Director. Continue Reading →

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Laushine Rises to Rank of Eagle Scout


State Rep. James Arciero recently attended the Eagle Scout Court of Honor ceremony for Harry Laushine of Westford Boy Scout Troop 437.  To achieve the rank of Eagle, a scout must earn at least 21 merit badges in a number of different subjects ranging from first aid to nuclear science. It is the highest award conferred in scouting. Continue Reading →

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