‘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...

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...

Channel 8 Community Updates May 30th 2017

SLCT_CU_thumb1 Sterling Lancaster Community Television Channel 8 Community Updates – May 30th 2017 Featuring interviews by Lex Thomas, editor of Sterling Meetinghouse News, with Conant Public Library and Habitat for Humanity ReStore.

Channel 8 Community Updates May 16th 2017

SLCT_CU_thumb1 Sterling Lancaster Community Television Channel 8 Community Updates – May 16th 2017 Featuring interviews by Lex Thomas, editor of Sterling Meetinghouse News, with Sean Hamilton Director of the Sterling Municipal Light Department and Gary Chamberland Chief of the Sterling Police Department.

SMLD named an energy leader

CCERI_Transformer Installed by Lex Thomas The Sterling Municipal Light Department has long been recognized as a leader for implementing innovative energy initiatives that benefit ratepayers while maximizing energy resources. In survey results released in April, SMLD ranked in first place on the Utility Energy Storage list with...