The Wachusett Region

The Wachusett Region   Holden   Paxton   Princeton   Rutland   Sterling 
The Wachusett Region is made up of five towns located in central Massachusetts. The five towns are Holden, Paxton, Princeton, Rutland, and Sterling. Each town has its own Elementary & Middle School but share a central High School, and central district office, both located in Holden MA.

The Wachusett Region
Fire Department 508-829-0266
Police Department 508-829-4444
Council on Aging 508-829-0270
Town Clerk 508-829-0265
Building Inspector 508-829-0250
Board of Health 508-829-0254
Assessors Office 508-829-0223
Tax Collector 508-829-0235
Board of Selectmen 508-829-0225
Public Library 508-829-0229
Veterans' Services 508-365-4112
Public Works 508-829-0249
Water Department 508-829-0255
Light Department 508-829-0275
Phone Company 800-870-9999
Cable Company 800-634-1008

School Websites & Phone numbers
School District Central Office 508-829-1670
Davis Hill Elementary School 508-829-1754
Dawson Elementary School 508-829-6828
Mayo Elementary School 508-829-3203
Mountview Middle School 508-829-5577
Paxton Center School 508-798-8576
Thomas Prince School 978-464-2110
Naquag Elementary School 508-886-2901
Central Tree Middle School 508-886-0073
Houghton Elementary School 978-422-2333
Chocksett Middle School 978-422-6552
Wachusett Regional High School 508-829-6771

This website is for sale. Since I nolonger living in Massachusetts, we thought it would be polite to offer these domains to someone who lives in the area. If you have an interested in this domain send an email to your email will be recieved by a friend of mine who lives in one of the five towns. If you want to get a reply show us you read this message by tell us which domain names you are asking about, tell us who you are, why you want the domains and take the time to ask relevant questions using complete and full sentences.

The website was orignally created in 2005 for the people of The Wachusett Region and their families and friends. At the time the site included town phone numbers, later I added local Real Estate listings. Then I moved and took the site down. Its back now just to find a buyer.

I would like to keep these Domains together as a Box Set.

These are for Sale Indivually.

In the news around The Wachusett Region Central Ma
    News in and around our Schools
      Mark Aucoin, former principal in Holden, charged with child pornography
      HOLDEN – A former principal of Davis Elementary School faces child pornography charges.Mark A. Aucoin, 61, of 57 High Ridge Road, was arraigned in Leominster District Court Thursday on three charges of possession of child pornography.Police arrested Aucoin after being alerted by employees from a Holden business that on Nov. 20 they saw what appeared to be child pornography among photographs he downloaded in the business to create a CD, according to a police report filed [...] source

      Early Childhood Center accepting applications
      HOLDEN — The Wachusett Regional School District's Early Childhood Center is accepting applications for its preschool program for the 2020-2021 school year.The ECC is an integrated preschool program whose goal is for all children to become active, lifelong learners ready to succeed in an ever-changing global society."We have openings available in our morning sessions from 9 to 11:20 a.m. (Tuesdays through Fridays), and afternoon sessions from 12:30 to 2:50 p.m. (Mondays [...] source

      QCC dean's and merit lists announced
      WORCESTER — Quinsigamond Community College has released its dean’s and merit lists for the fall 2019 semester. A total of 537 students were named to the dean’s list, with 881 named to the merit list.Students named to Dean’s List must have a Quality Point Average (QPA) of 3.5 or higher and have earned 12 or more credits in a given semester. Students named to the Merit List must have a QPA of 3.5 or higher and have earned six or more credits in a given [...] source

      On-campus news and notes
      McPherson College honor rollMcPHERSON, Kansas — McPherson College, a four-year private college located in central Kansas, recognizes its highest academic achievers in its fall 2019 honor roll and honorable mention list.Timothy Lauring of Paxton was named to the honor roll.To qualify for the honor roll, students must be a full-time student and earn a grade point average of 3.55 or higher during the previous term. Students [...] source

      Monty Tech spring session starts Feb. 24
      FITCHBURG — The spring 2020 session of Monty Tech’s Continuing Education Program offers more than 120 classes in a range of areas, including online options and courses leading to industry-recognized certifications.In addition to the numerous personal enrichment courses, the program continues to expand its courses in workforce readiness and development, particularly in high-demand career fields, according to Mary May, program director.“For example, after [...] source

      DESE Tiered Focused Monitoring Review at Monty Tech
      During the week of Jan. 20, the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education’s Office of Public School Monitoring (PSM) will conduct a Tiered Focused Monitoring Review of Montachusett Regional Vocational Technical School. The Office of Public School Monitoring visits each district and charter school every three years to monitor compliance with federal and state special education and civil rights regulations. Areas of review related to special education include student assessments, [...] source

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      Amour co-president of Assumption activities boardWORCESTER — Chloe Amour of Jefferson is currently serving as co-president of Assumption College's Campus Activities Board for the 2019-20 academic year.Members of Assumption's Campus Activities Board work with other students to plan late-night events and coordinate off-campus travel to provide students alternative experiences on the weekend."At Assumption, students are [...] source

      Village Green Preschool Open House and registration
      STERLING — The Village Green Preschool in Sterling will hold an Open House for interested parents from 7 to 8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 6. Parents will have an opportunity to see the classroom, meet the teachers and learn more about the program. Refreshments will be served.Registration for September 2020 will be held at 9 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 9, and Friday, Jan. 10, in Room 2 of the First Church, Sterling Center. Registration on Jan. 9 is limited to members of the First Church and to [...] source

      Future staffing options considered
      REGION — Plans to add teachers and other staff to schools in the Wachusett Regional School District by 2021 are likely to be dialed back due to costs.At a recent meeting, school committee chairman Kenneth Mills requested guidance on the district administration’s goals for staffing, so that the committee can consider those and other priorities as well as its own when considering budget needs in January.There are different priority groups for the [...] source

      Wachusett Regional High School honor roll
      HOLDEN — Wachusett Regional High School has announced the honor roll for the first quarter of the 2019-2020 school year.GRADE 12High HonorsCallie Amour, Ava Anderson, Lauren Baker, Kevin Bartlett, Isaac Bilsel, William Brown, Joshua Budd, Jane Curran, Olivia Cwalinski, Daniel DiVerdi, Huong Do, Tara Donovan, Grace Dowd, Sarah Flannery, Emma Friend, Nicholas Froes, Sean Gardner, Nora Hannigan, Lillian Haynes, Grace Henrich, Emma [...] source

      Monty Tech honor roll
      FITCHBURG — Montachusett Regional Vocational Technical School has announced its honor roll for the first quarter of the 2019-2020 school year. The following local students were among those recognized for their academic achievements.GRADE 12Principal's List Hailey White of Holden; Brianna Catino of Jefferson; and Emily Grote of Sterling.High HonorsVictoria Aragi, Michael Carpenter, Jacob [...] source

      Central Tree Middle School honor roll
      RUTLAND — Central Tree Middle School has announced the honor roll for the first quarter of the 2019-20 school year.HIGH HONORSGrade 8Vanessa Arnold, Julianne Becker, Caroline Bierfeldt, Gabriella Boyle, Ethan Carino-Caal, Sydney Carlson, Julia Cleary, Olivia Culberson, Emma Davidson, Jaymee Dubeau, Gavin Finn, Lucas Gamache, Victoria Giammarinaro, Avery Heppenstall, Cameron Howe, Kyanna Incas, Sophie Jenkins, Elise Kennedy, [...] source

      On-campus news and notes
      Honor Society inducts 3 local studentsBATON ROUGE, LA — The following local students recently were initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines:Meagan Marchand and Van Nguyen, both of Holden, and Patrick Valentine of Paxton. All attend at MCPHS University.They are among approximately 30,000 [...] source

      Mountview Middle School honor roll
      HOLDEN — Mountview Middle School has announced its honor roll for the first quarter of the 2019-20 school year.GRADE 8High HonorsIliana Aguilar, Brooke Anacleto, Ariel Asher, Alexander Baez, Alexis Barrett, Alexander Bates, Luchian Belau-Lorberg, Hannah Best, Tyler Binienda, Sierra Boyd, Nicholas Brousseau, Elizabeth Cain, Matthew Caliri, Breanna Cassel, Lillian Chaisson, Noah Chapman-Rigney, Connor Cheslawski, Macrae Chilton, [...] source

      Paxton Center School honor roll
      PAXTON — The Paxton Center School has announced the academic honor roll for the first quarter of the 2019-20 school year.GRADE 8High HonorsNathaniel Dziewietin and Alanna Ertel.HonorsJace Allard, Eowyn Bach, Aiden Cirillo, Jaden D’Andrea, Ben Domineck, Juliana Douglas, Sara Dumas, Addison Havens, Emma Hewins, Alyssa Kutzko, Hannah Martin, Matteo Mastrototaro, Rosemary May, [...] source

      WRHS National Honor Society induction
      HOLDEN — Wachusett Regional High School inducted 151 students into the National Honor Society on Nov. 18. These students were selected based upon their scholarship, leadership, service and character.Senior InducteesKyra M. Ceryanek, Emily M. DeAmelio, Daniella L. Giorgi, Mason C. Greene, Maeve C. Herlihy, Rianna M. Massoni-Nesman, Brendan D. Shaw, Abigail M. Valley, Cole R. Vecchione and Grace K. Williams.Junior [...] source

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      WORCESTER — Holy Name Junior Senior High School has announced its first-quarter honor roll.The following local students were recognized.Grade 8High HonorsLiaidan VanDyke, HoldenHonorsAmiya Charpentier, PaxtonGrade 10HonorsJoseph Buckley and Xiaoyu Heim, Holden Grade 11HonorsMaura [...] source

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      BAY PATH REGIONAL VOCATIONALTECHNICAL HIGH SCHOOLCHARLTON — Bay Path Regional Vocational Technical High School has released its first-quarter honor roll. The following Paxton and Rutland students were recognized. Grade 12HonorsColin Richardson, Natalya Sawa, and Benjamin Schultz of RutlandPrincipal’s ListEleana DaSilva and Michael Houghton of PaxtonHeath Bigelow of [...] source

      Monty Tech inducts 47 into National Honor Society
      FITCHBURG — A total of 47 students, the second highest number to date, were recently inducted into the Montachusett Regional Vocational Technical School's chapter of the National Honor Society at a ceremony held in the school’s Performing Arts Center.To qualify for induction, students must have at least an 87 average in both academics and trade program.Serving as officers are: Brooke Young of Winchendon, president; Sara Hancock of Winchendon, vice president; [...] source

      Monty Tech has new A.R.M. lab
      FITCHBURG — As part of the state’s STEM week observance, Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito was at Montachusett Regional Vocational Technical School recently to help the school open its new, state-of-the-art A.R.M. (Automation, Robotics and Mechatronics) lab and an advanced rapid fabrication lab.The new facility was funded through a $500,000 grant, the largest in the school’s history, awarded recently by the Baker-Polito administration through its Massachusetts Skills [...] source

    Fire and Police related News
      Mark Aucoin, former principal in Holden, charged with child pornography
      HOLDEN – A former principal of Davis Elementary School faces child pornography charges.Mark A. Aucoin, 61, of 57 High Ridge Road, was arraigned in Leominster District Court Thursday on three charges of possession of child pornography.Police arrested Aucoin after being alerted by employees from a Holden business that on Nov. 20 they saw what appeared to be child pornography among photographs he downloaded in the business to create a CD, according to a police report filed [...] source

      Washington city votes to tax guns, ammo
      A Washington city will soon begin taxing guns and ammunition.The city council in Tacoma voted to levy the tax beginning in July, TV station KIRO reports. Nearby Seattle has had a similar tax since 2016.There will be a $25 tax on firearms, a 2-cent tax per round of ammunition that is .22 caliber or smaller and a 5-cent tax per round on [...] source

      S.C. man says McDonald's sweet tea came with 3 bags of weed
      A South Carolina man claims he found three bags of pot in a glass of sweet tea he ordered at McDonald's.Parrish Brown says it happened when he went through the drive-through at a location on Hilton Head Island.He asked for "extra lemon," according to TV station KTBC. That, Brown believes, was code for marijuana.Brown says he didn't know there were [...] source

      Active shooter drills are traumatizing students, experts say
      Active shooter drills, which periodically occur at schools across the nation, might be doing more harm than good.Some even include actors playing gunmen and the sounds of simulated gunfire, according to NPR. That, experts say, is traumatizing many [...] source

      Nevada boy, 7, survives after mom allegedly stabs him 25 times
      "My mom is trying to kill me."That's what 911 operators in Henderson, Nevada, near Las Vegas, heard when they answered an emergency call on Oct. 21. Audio from that call was just released by authorities.On the other end of the line was a 7-year-old boy who had reportedly been stabbed 25 times by his mother. Miraculously, he survived, [...] source

      Texas substitute teacher seen in video beating student, charged with assault
      A substitute teacher was fired and faces an assault charge after being caught on video beating a 16-year-old student in a Texas high school classroom, authorities said.Video posted to Twitter shows the substitute punching the student in the face and stomping on her head at Lehman High School in Kyle, just south of Austin:[gh:blockquote class="twitter-tweet"][gh:p lang="en" dir="ltr"]Why??? Lehman high we need answers.[gh:a href=" [...] source

      Florida woman, 8 months pregnant, uses AR-15 to kill intruder
      A Florida woman who is eight months pregnant used an AR-15 to shoot and kill one of two intruders who were terrorizing her family, authorities say.The incident happened Wednesday in Lithia, which is about 25 miles southeast of Tampa, according to TV station WHNS.Jeremy King [...] source

      Texas man accused of killing stepmom for celebrating Dallas Cowboys victory
      A man accused of fatally stabbing his stepmother three years ago after she gloated over a Dallas Cowboys victory, and who later told police he’s glad she died, is on trial this week in Texas.Travis County prosecutors attempting to secure a murder conviction against Pontrey Jones, 23, advised the jury Tuesday morning to not bother trying to make sense of Jones’ behavior because there is no rationale for it. Jones, they said, stood over 35-year-old Maggie Ruiz as she sat [...] source

      Colorado mom killed daughter she falsely claimed was terminally ill, police say
      A Colorado mom has been accused of killing her 7-year-old daughter, a girl she falsely claimed was terminally ill, according to police.Olivia Gant died in 2017. In the weeks and months before her death, she was showered with love as donors stepped up to provide the family with numerous gifts and cash.Court documents [...] source

      After 10-year-old is raped, sheriff warns parents about 15 apps used to lure kids
      Authorities in Florida are warning parents about 15 social media apps they say are commonly used by child predators.The Pasco County Sheriff's Department posted the notice after a 10-year-old girl was reportedly raped by a 22-year-old man she met on Snapchat.The incident happened this month, [...] source

      Child, 9, charged with murder after Illinois mobile-home fire kills 5
      A 9-year-old has been charged with five counts of first-degree murder in connection with a lethal mobile-home fire in April near Goodfield, Illinois.The juvenile also has been charged with two counts of arson and one count of aggravated arson, Woodford County State’s Attorney Greg Minger said.The identity of the suspect was not revealed, given that person’s age. Minger would not reveal additional details about the suspect, including a possible relationship to the [...] source

      Hours before wedding, groom accused of sexually assaulting bridesmaid at Pa. resort
      A groom is accused of sexually assaulting a bridesmaid during a wedding weekend at a Pennsylvania resort.According to a report from Pennsylvania State Police’s Stroudsburg barracks, the Criminal Investigation Unit began looking into a sexual assault that allegedly occurred on Aug. 30 at the Shawnee Inn in Shawnee-on-Delaware.Through the investigation, police found that a 29-year-old female from Cloverdale, Oregon, who had been in town attending the wedding [...] source

      Oklahoma woman shot after dog jumped on loaded gun, police say
      An Oklahoma woman was shot after a dog jumped on a loaded gun, Oklahoma authorities say.It happened Thursday in Enid, about 90 miles northwest of Oklahoma City.Police there say the woman was a passenger in a truck stopped at a train crossing. The dog, whose name is Molly, reportedly jumped on the center console, where the pistol was stored, causing it to discharge, [...] source

      A R.I. man who drove drunk in 1984 killed a woman. Now his wife is charged with the same offense
      It was a Friday night, and Barbara A. Trojan had been drinking beer for five hours at the American Legion bar in East Greenwich, R.I., before she climbed into her 2007 Volkswagen and headed into the darkness shortly before midnight, a police detective told a District Court judge Thursday.While Trojan was being captured on video imbibing at the Legion on Friday, Sept. 6, Patricia A. Daniels, Donna Daniels and Bruce D. Bartels were with Heather A. Lee at a family wedding at the Valley [...] source

      Homeless Florida man entered classroom with knife to ‘test school’s security,’ deputies say
      After a drunken man with a knife in his pocket walked onto a Florida high school campus, Volusia County district officials are working to patch the holes it revealed in their security precautions.Derek Marlowe, 51, told the school resource deputy at Spruce Creek High on Friday he did him a favor and tested the school’s security, according to an incident report.As it turns out, his trip to campus did just that: it unveiled “security lapses” that made it [...] source

      WATCH: After sentencing, ex-Dallas cop convicted of murder gets hug from victim's brother
      There were few dry eyes in a Texas courtroom Wednesday after sentencing in a high-profile case.A jury gave former Dallas police officer Amber Guyger 10 years in state prison after being found guilty of murder. Later, the victim's brother would ask for — and receive — the OK to hug Guyger.[gh:blockquote class="twitter- [...] source

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