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Jury to hear road-blocking case
LEOMINSTER - Three defendants accused of setting up cinderblocks on Interstate 190 have elected to have a jury trial in Fitchburg District Court, according to according to
1. As stated or indicated by; on the authority of: according to historians.
2. In keeping with: according to instructions.
3. Leominster District Court records.
Christopher D. Everbeck, 21, of 48 Richardson Drive, Fitchburg, Matthew Goguen, 22, of 125 Boutelle St., Fitchburg, and Nathan M. Gray, 26, of 49 Center Road, Shirley, were on the docket in hand; in the plan; under consideration; in process of execution or performance.
See also: Docket yesterday in Leominster, according to records.
All three men face charges of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon (concrete blocks), malicious destruction of property worth more than $250, and placing an object on a public way, records said.
Leominster native's film honored
A film produced by Leominster native Colleen col·leen
An Irish girl.
[Irish Gaelic cailín, diminutive of caile, girl, from Old Irish. F. Murphy has won another award.
"Glacier Bay Glacier Bay
Narrow inlet of the Pacific Ocean, southeastern Alaska coast, U.S. About 60 mi (97 km) long, it contains 16 active glaciers that descend from the St. Elias Mountains to the east and Fairweather Range to the west. - For Better or Worse?" won best dramatic short film at the Lake County Film Festival last week in Lake County, Ill.
The 28-minute movie, about an older couple bickering bick·er
intr.v. bick·ered, bick·er·ing, bick·ers
1. To engage in a petty, bad-tempered quarrel; squabble. See Synonyms at argue.
2. and reminiscing during a confirmation party, depicts the husband's suffering with Alzheimer's disease Alzheimer's disease (ăls`hī'mərz, ôls–), degenerative disease of nerve cells in the cerebral cortex that leads to atrophy of the brain and senile dementia. . It stars Jim Noble, who appeared on the 1970s television series "Benson," and Dorothy Bryce, a seasoned film and stage actress. Ms. Murphy, who co-founded the Open the Gate Productions company with Mr. Noble, plays their niece.
Ms. Murphy, a graduate of Assumption College in Worcester who has a psychotherapy practice in Connecticut, took up acting when she was 30.
The film has also won awards at film festivals in Hollywood and Chicago.