Month: August 2017

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Subscriptions 1-Year Subscription $50.00 USD1-Yr Subscription Plus $10 to Low Income $60.00 USD6-mo. Subscription $25.00 USDSenior (70+) Subscription $40.00 USDCollege Student (Sept- May) $35.00 USD1-Yr Renewal $50.00 USD1-Yr Renewal Plus $10 to Low Income $60.00 USDSenior (70+) Renewal $40.00 USD

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Next week, Aug. 23, is the Back-to-School Edition!

    Distributed to every Stow address, including Post Office boxes, the edition will help prepare parents and students for the new school year! What’s new in Stow schools? Who is the new High School Principal? Did you know Center has a new assistant principal? And don’t forget the BUS ROUTES! Plus our regular news […]

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Stow Police Report… Aug. 15, 2017

By Kristen Kerouac Excerpts from the Public Safety Logs. Please note, arrests are made based on probable cause but do not determine guilt or innocence until proven in court. Monday August 7, 2017 7:15am ASSIST OTHER AGENCY The Massachusetts State Police requested a well-being check on a Stow resident whose car was left at Walden […]

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Time is running out… Subscribe now!

TIME IS RUNNING OUT! MOST SUBSCRIPTIONS EXPIRE AT THE END OF AUGUST. PLEASE RENEW BY THURSDAY, AUG. 24 If you have any questions, please contact: subscriptions@stowindependent.com

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Classifieds… Aug. 15, 2017

HELP WANTED Pt-time housekeeper needed for busy bed & breakfast inn on West Acton Road in Stow.   3 – 4 mornings a week, including one weekend morning.  Good hourly rate.  Friendly, happy work environment.  Must be able to use steep stairs.  Would suit parent with child(ren) in local schools.   Call Viki  on 978 897 0666 […]

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A Lifetime Experience in Malawi

Contributed by Helen Crosby The sweat ran down people’s faces as they waited in line. Hundreds of people were packed into the small, shabby schoolrooms, with those who couldn’t fit winding around the building in a line. We were in a small and remote village in Malawi, Africa, running a day-long outreach clinic. It was […]

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Nashoba Field Hockey Keeps Their Sticks on the Summer Field… Aug. 15, 2017

By Michael James LeClair LEOMINSTER – The Nashoba Regional field hockey program has had an impressive three-year run dating back to the fall 2014 season. The Chieftains have reached the Central Mass. Division 1 Finals all three seasons and have captured a pair of district titles. Under the guidance of head coach Jaime Mariani, these […]

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Stow Schools Deemed a Good Value… Aug. 15, 2017

By Ann Needle Housing does not come cheaply in Stow, but one organization recently gave the town a top rating for offering affordable housing – compared with the rest of the area –  that comes with top-notch schools. Realtor.com, an online real estate trade publication, issued its report last month on the top 10 most […]

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Stow Resident in the Path of the Eclipse… Aug. 15, 2017

By Ann Needle Star-gazers everywhere are excited about the upcoming total solar eclipse on Aug. 21 – even in Stow, where only a partial solar eclipse will be visible. But one Stow resident has a particular reason to be focused on Monday’s celestial event, flying right into the path of the total eclipse in search […]

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