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Bolton Candidates for NRSD School Committee Rep… 4/25/18

Bolton Candidates for NRSD School Committee Rep… 4/25/18

| April 26, 2018

The two candidates in a contested race for the one available seat as Bolton Representative to the Nashoba Regional School District School Committee were each given the same set of questions with their unedited responses published below. The Bolton Town Election will be held on Monday, May 14 – 12:00pm to 8:00pm – at Nashoba […]

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Bolton Youth Baseball & Softball Opening Day…. April 21, 2018

Bolton Youth Baseball & Softball Opening Day…. April 21, 2018

| April 24, 2018

Bolton Youth Baseball & Softball Opening Day…. April 21, 2018

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Nashoba sports roundup… Dec. 22, 2017

Nashoba sports roundup… Dec. 22, 2017

| December 21, 2017

By Michael James LeClair It’s been a busy week for the Nashoba Regional High School winter sports teams as interscholastic competition is beginning to heat up. The Chieftains’ winter sports teams – basketball, hockey, swimming, track, wrestling – are all in gear for the season. Beginning with the girls’ varsity basketball team, the Chieftains kicked […]

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Pre-K changes raise concerns… Dec. 22 2017

| December 21, 2017

By Ann Needle The Nashoba District recently approved some major changes to its pre-kindergarten program for next year. Concerns over these changes – and how they have been communicated – have prompted some parents to speak out. The Program Changes At its Nov. 29 meeting, the Nashoba School Committee unanimously approved changes to the district’s […]

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| December 21, 2017

The Bolton Independent has moved to the pages of The Stow Independent. Nashoba news and sports are shared between the two towns, as are some events and projects in which Stow and Bolton residents participate together.  Bolton-specific news has its own section including the police log, history, government news, events and people. The paper is […]

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Bolton 2017 Christmas Tree and Menorah Lighting

Bolton 2017 Christmas Tree and Menorah Lighting

| December 15, 2017

[smartslider3 slider=3] Photos Courtesy of Bill Farmer Mother Nature decided to drop a bit of “atmosphere” in the form of snow on this year’s Christmas Tree and Menorah Lighting at Bolton Common. While it did delay the event, originally scheduled for Saturday evening, the snow made a perfect backdrop for the rescheduled event on Sunday […]

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Letters to the Editor… Dec. 15, 2017

Letters to the Editor… Dec. 15, 2017

| December 15, 2017

Thank you from the EDC for Wreath Sponsorships The EDC would like to thank all the very generous businesses who sponsored wreaths this year to decorate Main Street.  Also, thank you very much to the EDC members and Mark Ayotte of Ayacht Technology Solutionsfor hanging the wreaths. Please thank the following businesses for their participation: Murphy Insurance Agency […]

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Boards Commend Civil Electorate… Dec. 15, 2017

Boards Commend Civil Electorate… Dec. 15, 2017

| December 14, 2017

Boards Commend Civil Electorate By Nan Shnitzler Selectmen, Advisory Committee and the Town Moderator on Dec. 7 discussed the special Town Meeting that was called by citizens petition on Nov. 27 to determine whether the town should buy Camp Virginia, a 56-acre former Girl Scout camp on Hudson Road. Discussants agreed the meeting was well […]

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Country Cupboard to Undergo Facelift… Dec. 15, 2017

Country Cupboard to Undergo Facelift… Dec. 15, 2017

| December 14, 2017

Country Cupboard to Undergo Facelift By Nan Shnitzler In anticipation of incorporating a Dunkin’ Donuts into the Country Cupboard store on Main St., the Houde family, owners of the entire building (as well as the property to the east), are planning to renovate the façade and the store’s interior in a plan designed by Tuck […]

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IN BRIEF:  Board of Selectmen Dec. 7. 2017

IN BRIEF: Board of Selectmen Dec. 7. 2017

| December 14, 2017

IN BRIEF Board of Selectmen Dec. 7 Reserve officer chosen for full-time position Per the selectmen’s previous approval to sponsor a Bolton reserve police officer to the full-time police academy in exchange for staying in Bolton for five years, Police Chief Warren Nelson reported that reserve officer Jeffrey White was selected by the hiring committee, […]

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