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In this week’s Print Edition…August 3, 2016

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Along with the articles featured on our website, you will find the following in this week’s print edition:

New Info May Change Purchase Proposal
A pending lawsuit, angry neighbors and a cumbersome access issue are some of the opposing factors for a proposed town purchase of land for affordable housing on Boxboro Road that will be up for vote at Monday’s Special Town Meeting…

What’s Old is New Again

Outside, the former Pompositticut School looks much as it always has. Inside, the space transformation leaves almost no reminder of the building’s former life, as seen in a recent tour…

New Birch Hill ‘Vacation Home’

There was a time when portions of Stow were considered ideal vacation destinations for city-weary residents. It seems those days are not gone forever in the eyes of some newcomers to Birch Hill Road. Minute Man Arc, the non-profit agency serving people with disabilities, recently acquired a four-bedroom home on that road, complete with plenty of room and a spectacular view of the town’s orchards for its four residents…

 OUTDOOR PRODUCT REVIEW: Spot Gen 3 Emergency GPS Beacon

I’ve never been lost in the woods but have to admit I’ve been misplaced and a little confused a few times, and once on a hunting trip spent an unplanned night deep in Wyoming’s back country.  So, I never considered using an emergency beacon until recently when a friend suggested one for me and my daughter’s packrafting trip in late July into Montana’s Bob Marshall Wilderness…

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