Please note that due to a technical glitch tonight's Board of Selectmen Meeting might not be broadcast live. Should it not go live it will be online and on Comcast Ch. 8 starting tomorrow afternoon. We are working to fix this issue. Thank you for your patience.
Recycle Your Reusables: October 2018
On October 20th, 2018 the Ayer Recycling Committee will be holding this year's "Recycle Your Reusables." Find out more from Laurie Sabol about Recycle Your Reusables by clicking here.
Reorganized APAC Board of Directors Appoints Scott Kurland Executive Director
Scott Kurland joins APAC as executive director after stints in public access TV in Wilmington, Wakefield, Chelmsford, and education at Fitchburg State.
The Board of Directors APAC announced the appointment of Scott S. Kurland as executive director of the non-profit local-access television organization for the town.
Click here for full press release.
Jane's Primary Candidates Interviews
Next Tuesday (September 4, 2018), Democratic voters who live in one of the 37 towns located in Massachusetts’ Third Congressional District will be asked to choose one candidate from among the ten contenders who they believe will best represent them in Washington DC.
Jane Morriss, host of “Jane’s Ayer,” recently sat down and spoke with each of the ten of the Democratic contenders for this congressional seat. She also spoke with the Independent candidate. The Republican candidate, Rick Green, declined an interview.
Watch the interviews by clicking here.
Around Your Town
Another new show is running to APAC.
Featuring a staff of volunteer reporters, videographers, and producers from Ayer, the show, 20 Minutes Around Your Town, will cover business, government, cultural, and community affairs from the perspective of residents of town.
Some of the feature stories on the show are sketched below
R. Murphy Knives
Mimi Younkins and Mark Furman, co-owners of R. Murphy Knives on Groton Harvard Rd. were featured in the April episode of 20 Minutes, a new, maazine-style show about Ayer and surrounds.
Here is the web link:
To see a second story on R. Murphy Knives, click here:
Laggis Menswear Closes After 102 Years
This month's 20 Minutes show features Barry Schwarzel's story about the closing of Ayer's downtown menswear store after three generations of management by the Laggis family. Click here.
Ayer's Birthday Man
Ernie Guertin wants people to enjoy their birthdays. See the interview with Ernie on this month's edition of 20 Minutes. Click here.
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