Latest Chelmsford, Massachusetts Stories

2011-04-19 12:02:00

CHELMSFORD, Mass., April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Residents of Chelmsford are uniting behind an effort to recall four selectmen amongst evidence of corruption and malfeasance.

2010-06-28 12:24:00

CHELMSFORD, Mass., June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin's (NYSE: LMT) Chelmsford Operations has been awarded the prestigious James S. Cogswell Award for Outstanding Industrial Security.

2008-07-26 12:00:48

By Rita Savard, The Sun, Lowell, Mass. Jul. 26--CHELMSFORD -- First came the closing of Westlands Elementary School. Now 26 jobs have been axed inside Chelmsford schools as officials move forward with budget cuts. "We've been cutting and it's deep," said Superintendent of Schools Donald Yeoman.

2008-07-18 12:00:40

By John Collins, The Sun, Lowell, Mass. Jul. 18--CHELMSFORD -- Police Chief James Murphy said $15,000 a year is a fair price to pay for "CodeRED." And no, he's not referring to cherry-flavored soft drink, Mountain Dew Code Red.

2008-07-16 12:00:50

By Alexandra Mayer-Hohdahl, The Sun, Lowell, Mass. Jul. 16--TEWKSBURY -- Recycling offenders, beware. In just a few weeks, your trash may be left sitting at the curb. Selectmen voted unanimously last night to implement a visual recycling program starting on Sept.

2008-06-24 15:03:08

By Rita Savard, The Sun, Lowell, Mass. Jun. 24--CHELMSFORD -- Over the years, they've patched up hundreds of local patients that bark, hop and fly. Now the veterinarians at Chelmsford Animal Hospital hope to continue caring for man's best friends at a new 10,000-square-foot facility.

2008-06-17 15:00:49

By Hiroko Sato, The Sun, Lowell, Mass. Jun.

2008-06-17 15:00:24

By Rita Savard, The Sun, Lowell, Mass. Jun. 17--CHELMSFORD -- From truck traffic at 4 a.m. to the stench of sulfur hanging over their homes, concerned residents pleaded with selectmen to think twice before granting Aggregate Industries a license to increase its storage of hazardous materials.

2007-10-13 12:00:15

By Lisa Redmond, The Sun, Lowell, Mass. Oct. 13--NEWPORT, N.H. -- Chelmsford native Kenneth Carpenter was convicted yesterday of first-degree murder in the 2005 killing and incineration of a Goshen woman whom he believed was interfering with his love life.

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.