‘Town News’ News

Road work underway in Sterling

Road work crews have begun a significant construction project on Route 12 in Sterling in the area between Chocksett Road and I-190. Road work takes place from Monday to Friday and may cause traffic delays throughout the summer. Drivers are asked to use an alternate...

Golf tournament for opioid addiction awareness

IMG_0095 by Lex Thomas A memorial golf tournament will take place on Saturday, August 20, at Cyprian Keyes Golf Club in Boylston, in memory of Ryan Matthew Brunelle, who died on May 12, 2016, of a drug overdose at the age of 27. The son of...

Channel 8 Community Updates August 22, 2017

SLCT_CU_thumb1 Sterling Lancaster Community Television Channel 8 Community Updates – August 22, 2017 Featuring interview by Lex Thomas, editor of Sterling Meetinghouse News, with Michele Miller, co-founder of the Central Mass Lyme Foundation.

3rd annual Lyme disease conference shares information and support

iladsphoto by Lex Thomas For Michele Miller, co-founder together with her husband Ken of the Central Mass Lyme Foundation, Lyme disease awareness and prevention are missions and goals she strives for every day. Michele Miller’s commitment to spread awareness of Lyme disease has its roots in...

Sterling joins Massachusetts Community Compact Initiative

Polito signing by Lex Thomas On June 15, Sterling became the 286th Massachusetts community to sign the Governors Community Compact, an initiative launched in 2015 by the Baker-Polito administration. Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito joined with town officials for the signing at a ceremony held at the Sterling...

Channel 8 Community Updates July 11th 2017

SLCT_CU_thumb1 Sterling Lancaster Community Television Channel 8 Community Updates – July 11th 2017 Featuring interviews by Lex Thomas, editor of Sterling Meetinghouse News, with Orlando Pacheco the town administrator in Lancaster.

Sterling’s newest Eagle Scouts plan for bright futures

coverPic_20170621 Story and photos by James Barbato Troop 189, Boy Scouts of America, awarded the rank of Eagle Scout to three Sterling teens, Callum Glasier, Adam Mammone and James Lane at a ceremony held on May 21 at the Leominster Elks. All are seniors at Wachusett...

Channel 8 Community Updates June 27th 2017

SLCT_CU_thumb1 Sterling Lancaster Community Television Channel 8 Community Updates – June 27th 2017 Featuring interviews by Lex Thomas, editor of Sterling Meetinghouse News, with Sterling Recreation Department.

Channel 8 Community Updates June 13th 2017

SLCT_CU_thumb1 Sterling Lancaster Community Television Channel 8 Community Updates – June 13th 2017 Featuring interviews by Lex Thomas, editor of Sterling Meetinghouse News, with Sterling Town Administrator Ross Perry.

Sterling centenarian celebrates 100th birthday

KenLay100 Story and photo by Richard Maki Six weeks after the United States declared war in 1917, Ken Day began a 100-year journey that led him from his native Vermont to semi-permanent residency in Sterling. Along the way, Day says he’s “had an interesting life.” On...