Bill Elfers, Creator of Community Newspaper Company Has Died

Bill Elfers died peacefully at home on November 28, 2020, after a long struggle with ALS.

November Obituaries 2020

CONNECTICUT Virginia Fiske Boorom Anthony Adams Davenport Nancy Ann Fenton Harry A. Jackson Sr. Robert Francis Kennedy Joyce Rossignol MAINE None Reported MASSACHUSETTS William F. Bell, Jr. Louise Black Henry T. Callahan Marjorie I. DeSmet Bill Elfers Gwen Ifill Norman...

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Registration is now open for the 2020 New England Newspaper Virtual Conference and Awards presentation! REGISTER TODAY

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