*/ Stonemason Tom Casson of Greenville, NH was featured in last week’s Herald exhibiting his extraordinary stonework on...
*/    Prescott School Community Center offered a class this fall to explore Groton Trails. Six hikers led by Paul Funch (...

Aladdin, Jr Cast: (L to R):

1st Row: James Mayes, Hayley Cahill, Destiny Bou, Amy Dressel, 

Hannah Noble, Parker Lamburn, Brady D’Eon

2cnd Row: Greta Helfter, Ella Dickinson, Sofia Santoro, Ethan White, 

Anna Young, Logan Bell, Aidan Lamburn

3rd Row: Lindsay D’Eon, Hailey Daniels, Martina Smyth, Mallory Graves, 

J Zaferacopoulos

4th Row: Olivia Haskins, Leah Robinson, Gillian Misner, Jai Santoro,  

Julia Thompson, Meagan Webber, Abbey Benotti, Lacey Gardner.

Missing from Photo: Maggie Pestana, Sammy Bennett, Rachel Young.

*/ ArtsNashoba is proud to announce that eleven children from Groton are currently in rehearsal for Disney’s Aladdin...

Captain Kyle Battles converted all six of his extra-point attempts in Crusaders 42-30 win over Weston! Photo by Robert Mingolelli.

GIRLS SOCCER Nashoba Regional 5, GD 2 Sophomore Nicole Tammaro scored twice for the Crusaders. Records: No. 2 Nashoba (7-1-1...

Last of the eight “All Are Welcome” stones was placed on Rte. 119 at the Groton-Littleton line in front of the driveway to the new Shirdi Sai Temple. Pictured are (left to right) Neelkanth Mishra, Amy Degen, Ebi Masalahdan, Selectman Jack Petropoulos, Steve Boczenowski, Pat Hartvigsen, Selectman Becky Pine, Susan Hughes and Bob Pine. Photo by John MacLeod

    On Thursday morning October 5, with a gathering of supporters and representatives of the New England Shirdi Sai Temple,...
*/      On Tuesday morning, Oct 3, Groton Police received a report of vandalism to private property on Lowell Road that...

The artist in her studio. Carol Canner examines details of one of her sculptural mirror frames, a frame series inspired by nature. To make the original, Carol first sculpted the frame in modeling clay. The clay mockup was then used to create a master mold. Next, the master mold became a template for production. After casting a frame with a specialty resin and then letting it cure, base coats are applied, preparing the frame for hand-painting. Photo by Russell Harris  

*/    Since 1970 some of the world’s most exquisite mirrors have been made in West Groton at Carvers’ Guild workshop. Here...

Aladdin, Jr Cast: (L to R):

1st Row: James Mayes, Hayley Cahill, Destiny Bou, Amy Dressel, 

Hannah Noble, Parker Lamburn, Brady D’Eon

2cnd Row: Greta Helfter, Ella Dickinson, Sofia Santoro, Ethan White, 

Anna Young, Logan Bell, Aidan Lamburn

3rd Row: Lindsay D’Eon, Hailey Daniels, Martina Smyth, Mallory Graves, 

J Zaferacopoulos

4th Row: Olivia Haskins, Leah Robinson, Gillian Misner, Jai Santoro,  

Julia Thompson, Meagan Webber, Abbey Benotti, Lacey Gardner.

Missing from Photo: Maggie Pestana, Sammy Bennett, Rachel Young.

Captain Kyle Battles converted all six of his extra-point attempts in Crusaders 42-30 win over Weston! Photo by Robert Mingolelli.

Last of the eight “All Are Welcome” stones was placed on Rte. 119 at the Groton-Littleton line in front of the driveway to the new Shirdi Sai Temple. Pictured are (left to right) Neelkanth Mishra, Amy Degen, Ebi Masalahdan, Selectman Jack Petropoulos, Steve Boczenowski, Pat Hartvigsen, Selectman Becky Pine, Susan Hughes and Bob Pine. Photo by John MacLeod

The artist in her studio. Carol Canner examines details of one of her sculptural mirror frames, a frame series inspired by nature. To make the original, Carol first sculpted the frame in modeling clay. The clay mockup was then used to create a master mold. Next, the master mold became a template for production. After casting a frame with a specialty resin and then letting it cure, base coats are applied, preparing the frame for hand-painting. Photo by Russell Harris  

Public Hearing Notice Groton Conservation Commission     In accordance with the Wetlands Protection Act, MGL Ch. 131, §40, and the Town of Groton...
Public Meeting Notice Groton Conservation Commission      In accordance with the Wetlands Protection Act, MGL Ch. 131, §40, and the Town of Groton...
Public Meeting Notice Groton Conservation Commission     In accordance with the Wetlands Protection Act, MGL Ch. 131, §40, and the Town of Groton...
PUBLIC NOTICE      The Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at 7:00 pm in the Town Hall, upstairs to...
*/ Seasoned dry oak firewood. Cut, split, delivered. Half-cords available 978-448-6772 or 978-302-5550     10/13, 10/20, 10/27
*/ 42 Martins Pond Road, Groton, MA  9 a.m. – 2 p.m. October 28 raindate October 29. 10/13, 10/20
We support and encourage prudent increases in programming for Senior Citizens. As the elderly population grows, there is no doubt that some seniors...
Adult Events: Tue Oct 24, 7-8:30 pm. Suburban Homesteader: Enjoying Life Sustainably with Don Galya, environmental scientist and author of...

News

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 12:51pm

Last of the eight “All Are Welcome” stones was placed on Rte. 119 at the Groton-Littleton line in front of the driveway to the new Shirdi Sai Temple. Pictured are (left to right) Neelkanth Mishra, Amy Degen, Ebi Masalahdan, Selectman Jack Petropoulos, Steve Boczenowski, Pat Hartvigsen, Selectman Becky Pine, Susan Hughes and Bob Pine. Photo by John MacLeod

    On Thursday morning October 5, with a gathering of supporters and representatives of the New...
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 12:43pm
*/     Following the recent ‘unfathomable” murders of four people at a home in Groton, and its...
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 12:26pm
*/      On Tuesday morning, Oct 3, Groton Police received a report of vandalism to private...

Obituaries

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 1:15pm
    Robert J. Cady, age 85 of Groton, passed away at Lahey Hospital in Burlington. He was the...
Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 1:14pm
    Rosalind J. Whitney of Groton, MA passed away at Emerson Hospital on September 28th, 2017. She...
Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 1:12pm
       A lifelong resident of Harvard, James Albion Dunlap, Jr. passed away at his home Saturday,...

Features

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 3:29pm
*/ Stonemason Tom Casson of Greenville, NH was featured in last week’s Herald exhibiting his...
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 3:24pm
*/    Prescott School Community Center offered a class this fall to explore Groton Trails. Six...
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 3:34am

The artist in her studio. Carol Canner examines details of one of her sculptural mirror frames, a frame series inspired by nature. To make the original, Carol first sculpted the frame in modeling clay. The clay mockup was then used to create a master mold. Next, the master mold became a template for production. After casting a frame with a specialty resin and then letting it cure, base coats are applied, preparing the frame for hand-painting. Photo by Russell Harris  

*/    Since 1970 some of the world’s most exquisite mirrors have been made in West Groton at...

Legal

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 5:10pm
Public Hearing Notice Groton Conservation Commission     In accordance with the Wetlands Protection...
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 5:08pm
Public Meeting Notice Groton Conservation Commission      In accordance with the Wetlands...
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 5:06pm
Public Meeting Notice Groton Conservation Commission     In accordance with the Wetlands Protection...

Sports

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 1:10pm
     Despite strong efforts and timely surges, the Groton-Dunstable boys soccer team was defeated...
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 1:07pm

Captain Kyle Battles converted all six of his extra-point attempts in Crusaders 42-30 win over Weston! Photo by Robert Mingolelli.

GIRLS SOCCER Nashoba Regional 5, GD 2 Sophomore Nicole Tammaro scored twice for the Crusaders....
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 1:02pm
    Results of the Groton Senior Golf League End-of-the-Year Tournament:   Flight A: 1st Low Gross...

Notices

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 4:24pm
      Do you enjoy recreating on or near our local rivers? Nashua River Wild & Scenic River...
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 4:21pm
The Groton Police Department announces that Trick or Treating hours in Groton are 6:00 to 8:00 p.m...
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 4:17pm
*/ The Assessor’s office will be accepting applications for the Senior Work Credit Program...

Happenings

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 4:42pm
River Court Residences is hosting a free educational workshop about the VA Aid and Attendance...
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 4:39pm
Tuesday, October 24 at 7 p.m., Groton History Center will host its Annual Meeting at the Prescott...
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 4:35pm
*/ Groton Grange #7 invites you to celebrate Veteran’s Day at our traditional New England Contra...

People

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 1:38pm
*/     Dan Jaffe (l) from the New England Wildflower Society gave members of the Groton Garden...
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 1:35pm
*/ The October meeting of Groton Woman’s Club will be held Friday, Oct. 20, at Union...
Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 3:22pm
*/     Politics in the age of the smart phone requires mastering the art of the political selfie...

Schools

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 1:26pm

Aladdin, Jr Cast: (L to R):

1st Row: James Mayes, Hayley Cahill, Destiny Bou, Amy Dressel, 

Hannah Noble, Parker Lamburn, Brady D’Eon

2cnd Row: Greta Helfter, Ella Dickinson, Sofia Santoro, Ethan White, 

Anna Young, Logan Bell, Aidan Lamburn

3rd Row: Lindsay D’Eon, Hailey Daniels, Martina Smyth, Mallory Graves, 

J Zaferacopoulos

4th Row: Olivia Haskins, Leah Robinson, Gillian Misner, Jai Santoro,  

Julia Thompson, Meagan Webber, Abbey Benotti, Lacey Gardner.

Missing from Photo: Maggie Pestana, Sammy Bennett, Rachel Young.

*/ ArtsNashoba is proud to announce that eleven children from Groton are currently in rehearsal...
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 1:22pm
*/ Applewild School will welcome local and regional communities to campus for the school’s annual...
Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 1:05pm
   The Groton Dunstable Regional School District announced last week that contract negations with...

Letters

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 3:20pm
     On Friday, September 8, 2017, the Town of Groton was rocked to its core by an act of...
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 3:17pm
To the Editor,       As we enjoy a beautiful day here in Groton, one of our crews is near Fort...
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 3:15pm
Dear Editor,      The Union Congregational Church acknowledges and thanks the businesses and...

Out of Town

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 1:21pm
In conjunction with Massachusetts Archaeology Month, Townsend Historical Society presents a program...
Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 3:11pm
With the first few weeks of the 2017-2018 out of the way, retail services at Nashoba Valley...
Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 3:20pm
JAZZ AT INDIAN HILL: Jazz takes on the topic of love with the Pamela Hines Trio and notable Boston...

Public Library

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 4:45pm
Adult Events: Tue Oct 24, 7-8:30 pm. Suburban Homesteader: Enjoying Life Sustainably with Don Galya...
Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 5:23pm
Sign up at gpl.org or call 978-448-8000.   STORIES ONLY YOU CAN TELL: A Memoir-Writing Workshop...
Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 12:48pm
A group of inspired artists are sharing a workspace just off of Main street in Groton, where they...

Groton Herald

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Office
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