Groton residents Karen Hall and her two sons, Alex and Aidan, deliver one of the many loads of food from Groton Post Office...

Tracey Smith shown in her workshop. Besides providing watch repair services and being an expert gemologist, Tracey’s unique talents include repairing family heirloom jewelry and crafting custom pieces from sentimental family keepsake jewelry to create designs for current and future generations. Photo by Russell Harris.

Tracey Smith has the ‘eye’ along with the expertise and creativity to invent and shape beautiful keepsakes. May 9 marked two...
Ringling Bros. Circus Train carries performers of all species in customized living quarters rebuilt from post-WWII American...
Peter Cunningham (top photo, center) was recognized for his service to town government at a retirement reception and dinner...

Town Moderator Jason Kauppi

[Editor: Public meetings and reporting assignments occasionally produce thought-provoking reflections and comments that...
This past weekend, the Groton-Dunstable Music program participated in the annual Music in the Parks music competition in...

Tracey Smith shown in her workshop. Besides providing watch repair services and being an expert gemologist, Tracey’s unique talents include repairing family heirloom jewelry and crafting custom pieces from sentimental family keepsake jewelry to create designs for current and future generations. Photo by Russell Harris.

Town Moderator Jason Kauppi

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NOTICE OF MORTGAGEE’S SALE OF REAL ESTATE By virtue and in execution of the Power of Sale contained in a certain mortgage given by John C. Pulford,...
Public Hearing Notice Groton Conservation Commission In accordance with the Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act, M.G.L Ch. 131, Sec. 40 and the...
Commonwealth of Massachusetts The Trial Court Probate and Family Court Middlesex Division INFORMAL PROBATE PUBLICATION NOTICE Docket No: MI16P0094EA...
(SEAL) COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS LAND COURT DEPARTMENT OF THE TRIAL COURT 17SM002075 ORDER OF NOTICE To: Richard B Larkin Jr.; Kristine...
Public Meeting Notice Groton Conservation Commission In accordance with the Wetlands Protection Act, MGL Ch. 131, §40, and the Town of Groton...
Public Hearing Notice Stormwater Management Permit In accordance with the provisions of Chapter 198 of the Code of Groton, the Earth Removal...
Bucknell University junior CELINA ANTONELLIS of Groton was named to the CoSIDA Academic All- District 2 softball team. Antonellis, a double major in...
Recent action for Groton-Dunstable High School and Lawrence Academy Varsity athletes and teams. GROTON-DUNSTABLE HIGH SCHOOL Softball • Hudson 12,...
Groton Conservation Trust held its annual meeting Wednesday, May 17 at which Paul Funch was honored with a Friends of the Forest Award and June...

News

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 11:09am
At a joint meeting of Selectmen and the Affordable Housing Trust - a meeting convened on May 5...
Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 11:02am
What are the next steps for the Senior Center following the defeat of the override? The ballot...
Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 10:57am
The long-awaited decision by the Board of Selection on the Friends of Prescott’s Request for...

Obituaries

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 8:57pm
In loving memory of The Very Reverend Mark Thomas Gallipeau, V.F. (61 years old). Pastor of St....
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 8:55pm
John A. Hill, 89, of 51 Nod Rd, died Monday, April 24, 2017 after a lengthy illness. He was born...
Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 11:47am
Guitarist and band leader J. Geils of Groton has died at the age of 71. Groton police said officers...

Features

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 12:23pm

Tracey Smith shown in her workshop. Besides providing watch repair services and being an expert gemologist, Tracey’s unique talents include repairing family heirloom jewelry and crafting custom pieces from sentimental family keepsake jewelry to create designs for current and future generations. Photo by Russell Harris.

Tracey Smith has the ‘eye’ along with the expertise and creativity to invent and shape beautiful...
Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 12:17pm
Ringling Bros. Circus Train carries performers of all species in customized living quarters rebuilt...
Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 12:13pm
Peter Cunningham (top photo, center) was recognized for his service to town government at a...

Legal

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 2:19pm
NOTICE OF MORTGAGEE’S SALE OF REAL ESTATE By virtue and in execution of the Power of Sale contained...
Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 2:16pm
Public Hearing Notice Groton Conservation Commission In accordance with the Massachusetts Wetlands...
Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 2:14pm
Commonwealth of Massachusetts The Trial Court Probate and Family Court Middlesex Division INFORMAL...

Sports

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 12:55pm
Bucknell University junior CELINA ANTONELLIS of Groton was named to the CoSIDA Academic All-...
Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 12:52pm
Recent action for Groton-Dunstable High School and Lawrence Academy Varsity athletes and teams....
Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 12:36pm
Loaves & Fishes Food Pantry will hold its fourth annual Golf Tournament on Monday, June 12 at...

Notices

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 10:54am
Groton’s annual Memorial Day observance will be held on Monday, May 29 and will consist of a parade...
Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 10:52am
At the opening of their Monday night meeting, Town Manager Mark Haddad advised the Board of...
Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 10:48am
Selectmen and Town Manager Mark Haddad are looking for volunteers to fill the following recently...

Happenings

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 11:25am
Groton Police Department and Council on Aging will host a police picnic for senior residents,...
Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 11:23am
Scientists at National Weather Service (NWS) are seeing changing trends in our precipitation and...
Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 11:21am
Caregiver Support Groton Council on Aging with support from the Alzheimer’s Association will be...

People

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 12:42pm
Groton Conservation Trust held its annual meeting Wednesday, May 17 at which Paul Funch was honored...
Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 12:39pm
At Emerson Hospital’s Annual Meeting held recently, Blaine DeFreitas, a Groton resident, was...
Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 12:36pm
At the annual luncheon of the Groton Woman’s Club held on May 19, Audrey Bryce installed officers...

Schools

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 11:50am
Sunshine School is holding an Open House and Registration for the Preschool and Pre-K programs...
Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 10:14am
This past weekend, the Groton-Dunstable Music program participated in the annual Music in the Parks...
Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 10:07am

Anya Palermo was one of three winners of the “All Are Welcome” writing contest in the schools. Her beautiful and creative poster is pictured here. Anya’s first grade Teacher is Mrs. Riley at Florence Roche Elementary School.

“All are welcome” is a simple message that communicates the importance of diversity and inclusion....

Letters

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 11:32am
Dear Editor, I want to thank the voters who have entrusted me with a seat on the Board of Selectmen...
Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 11:31am
Dear Editor, Congratulations to our two new Selectmen (as a conservative, but not a misogynist, I...
Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 11:29am
To the Editor: This is an open request to the senior residents of our town; an open request to...

Out of Town

Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 12:40pm
May is “Lyme Disease Awareness” month. Nashua River Watershed Association and Nashoba Valley...
Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 12:39pm
As part of the Worcester Youth Orchestra’s 69th Season Finale Gala, Nashoba Valley Chorale will...
Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 12:37pm
Look for the Dunstable plant sale on the town common Saturday, May 20 from 8 a.m.- noon. Great...

Public Library

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 11:40am
System Migration Complete! We are now live on our new system, Symphony! You will notice the catalog...
Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 11:15am
ßign up to learn about honeybees and impressionism, and make your own henna. All is possible at...
Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 11:32am
The Groton Public Library and the Merrimack Valley Library Consortium (MVLC) are migrating to a New...

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