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North Village Condo lottery set for May 8

Applications for 31 affordable housing units in Douglas due April 23

More than ten years after the North Village 40B project was first presented to Douglas selectmen and planning boards, construction of the North Village condominium development on North Street is now well underway.

Thirty-one of its 124 three-bedroom, duplex-style condo units have been designated as affordable housing, to be sold at... Read More

Whitin Community Center’s Annual Meeting & Awards Ceremony

WHITINSVILLE – The Whitin Community Center’s annual meeting was held on Monday, February 26, 2018, at the WCC. The evening began with a beautiful spread of hors d’oeuvres and desserts by Whittier Farms and enjoyed by the Board Members, Trustees, Corporators, Award Recipients, WCC Staff and Administration who gathered to reflect on the past year’s accomplishments.    

At the event, the organization was addressed with a welcoming... Read More

Tonia’s Treasures opens for business in Douglas

By Magda Dakin

It’s a brand-new shop in downtown Douglas, but when you enter you’ll be welcomed by a very familiar face: Tonia Gosselin. For more than 30 years, Tonia has been employed just across the street at the Citgo/Xtra Mart, watching the comings and goings of this very store. With the closing of yet another flower shop, leaving the space empty, Tonia and her friends began to dream about what would best serve the community and be... Read More

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