This year, the Fay Club in Fitchburg celebrates its 100th year anniversary

Wednesday, September 29, 2010--The front of the Fay Club on Main Street in Fitchburg.

Wednesday, September 29, 2010--Local attorney Vincent Pusateri, a six-year member of the Fay Club, has lunch while talking with bartender Leslie Piermarini. At right a stained-glass window lights up the stairway leading up to the formal dining room.

Wednesday, September 29, 2010--Clockwise from near right, Rita Baroni of Fitchburg, Jeanine Baroni of Fitchburg, Norma Murphy of Leominster, and Pearl Murphy of Fitchburg play a game of bridge at the Fay Club.
Wednesday, September 29, 2010--Leominster's Dominique Zarrella passes the ball to a teammate during their game against Fitchburg. The game finished in Leominster's favor with a score of 1-0 with the only goal coming early in the first half.
Tuesday, September 28, 2010--Monty Tech's Monica Pucko dives to keep the ball in play during their match against Worcester Tech. Monty Tech's efforts brought them a 3-0 victory.
Monday, September 28, 2010--Peter Vadala of Lynnfield prays while peacefully protesting in front of Planned Parenthood on 391 Main Street in Fitchburg on the day the company held its ribbon cutting.
Friday, September 24, 2010--First Baptist Church parishioner John Bulger of Leominster uses an old Bonanza Apple Peeler to core and skin apples while helping prepare apple crisp for the Johnny Appleseed Fair in Leominster on Saturday, September 25.
Thursday, September, 23, 2010--Lunenburg's Natalie Hansel heads the ball upfield during their game against Littleton.
Thursday, September 23, 2010--Susan Cheries of Ashburnham stains a picnic table at the Chester Mossman Teen Center in Lunenburg for United Way's 15th Annual Day of Caring.
Tuesday, September, 21, 2010--From near, brothers Tyler Fortier, 3, and Nicholas Fortier, 5, both of Lunenburg, hit golf balls at Lancaster Golf Center.

Early Fall Foliage

Tuesday, September 21, 2010--Bright colored leaves on Richardson Road in Ashby.

 Tuesday, September 21, 2010--Leaves start changing color on Ashby Road in Ashburnham.

Tuesday, September 21, 2010--Early fall foliage seen off of Richardson Road in Ashby. 

Fitchburg Chapter of The Ahmadiyya Muslim Community

Friday, September 17, 2010--Furqan Mehmud of Fitchburg and other local Muslims listen to a sermon during service at Masjid Bait-ul-Zikr at 370 Main Street in Fitchburg.


Friday, September 17, 2010--Aziz Bobson of Worcester does his prayers alongside other local Muslims during service at Masjid Bait-ul-Zikr at 370 Main Street in Fitchburg.


Friday, September 17, 2010--Fakhar Khalifa of Nashua, NH, listens to a sermon at Masjid Bait-ul-Zikr at 370 Main Street in Fitchburg.

Friday, September 17, 2010--Haroon Ashraf, 5, of Fitchburg and other local Muslims do their prayers during a service at Masjid Bait-ul-Zikr at 370 Main Street in Fitchburg.

Friday, September 17, 2010--Bashir Uddin Mehmud, President of the Fitchburg Chapter of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community (left), leads local Muslims in prayer during a service at Masjid Bait-ul-Zikr on 370 Main Street in Fitchburg.


Worcester County Sheriff Primary Election Night

Tuesday, September 14, 2010--Worcester County Sheriff candidate Tom Foley is embraced by a supporter upon entering the Wachusett Country Club in West Boylston on election day. Foley went on to win the primary over candidate Scot Bove.


Tuesday, September 14, 2010-A supporter takes a photo while standing on a table as Worcester County Sheriff candidate Scot Bove waits for incoming voting results in his campaign headquarters on Shewsbury Street in Worcester on election day. Bove was defeated by candidate Tom Foley.

Monday, September 13, 2010--Zinnia flowers and pumpkins from Lahti Tree Farm for sale at the Lunenburg farmers market on Massachusetts Avenue.

Monday, September 13, 2010--Leominster's Katherine Brow (center) brings the ball upfield passed Algonquin's Lauren Shea (left) and Nikkie Wrin (right) on the new artificial turf field at Doyle Field in Leominster.
Friday, September 10, 2010--Lily McGuirk, 8, of Fitchburg takes a bite of her cotton candy at the Our Lady of the Lake's annual church bazaar in Leominster.

Leominster High School Cheerleading Practice


Friday, September 10, 2010--Senior Brittany Gauvin, 17, is tossed into the air during practice.

Friday, September 10, 2010--Sophomore Angelica Torres is held in the air during a routine.


2,977 Flags For Victims of Attacks on 9/11

Friday, September 10, 2010--Area residents place 2,977 flags in the front yard of George and Karen Fregeau's home at 500 Merriam Avenue in Leominster to honor the lives lost from the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center, the Pentagon and flight 93 in Pennsylvania on September 11, 2001.


Friday, September 10, 2010--Gage Baronowski, 7, of Ashburnham puts a flag in place on the yard.


Friday, September 10, 2010--Michael Beaulac, 2 1/2 of Fitchburg walks through some of the 2,977 flags that were placed in the front yard.
Tuesday, September 7, 2010--Fitchburg's Chris Sandrelli celebrates after scoring a goal in the second half during their game against Algonquin Regional High School. Algonquin took the game 10-1.

Fitchburg High School Girls Volley Ball Practice

Friday, September 3, 2010--Sophomore Jackie Niles, 15 (right), spikes the ball during volleyball practice.



Friday, September 3, 2010--Junior Choua Yang, 16, spikes the ball during practice.




Friday, September 3, 2010--Junior Jordan Thomas, 16, a transfer student from rival school, Leominster High School, practices her serve.

Thursday, September 2, 2010--Lunenburg High School football players look on during a practice early in the season.

Thursday, September 2, 2010--State Treasurer candidate Steve Grossman talks with Fitchburg State University President Robert Antonucci during a campaign stop at the City Hall Cafe on Main Street in Fitchburg.