Dec 23, 2011
The Sentinel & Enterprise
By Alana Melanson
WORCESTER — The Worcester County Sheriff’s Office graduated 29 new correctional officers in a ceremony at Worcester Technical High School Thursday morning, including four men and one woman from Fitchburg and its surrounding towns.
“This job is not an easy one and our success can be difficult to quantify, measured by which crimes are never committed,” Sheriff Lew Evangelidis told graduates. “We are not only responsible for the care, custody and control of inmates, but we have a responsibility to utilize periods of incarceration to make our community safer by working to ensure the inmates are more productive citizens upon their release.”
Dec 22, 2011
Westminster resident Mary Trainque receives a free turkey, a pie and a can of cranberry sauce from Worcester County Sheriff Lewis Evangelidis at the Westminster Senior Center, Tuesday as part of the 2011 Sheriff’s Senior Citizen Holiday Dinner Program. More than 300 meals were given out to seniors in need throughout Worcester County.
Dec 22, 2011
The Athol Daily News
ATHOL — A touch of the Christmas spirit was felt just a little bit early by 15 randomly-chosen seniors on Tuesday, as they received free frozen turkeys (from 14 to 16 pounds), cranberry sauce and pies from the Worcester County Sheriff’s Office. The seniors were selected via a lottery from a pool of those involved in at least one of the many Council on Aging’s programs. Read more…
Dec 21, 2011
The Gardner News
By Damien Fisher
Local seniors got a Christmas surprise Tuesday as Worcester County Sheriff Lewis Evangelidis made local stops to drop off turkeys, pies, and cranberries. Read more…