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by Russell Harris   On August 30, 2019 the Webber family sold the 191-acre Brooks Orchard/Chestnut Hills property for...

An intense, determined Jillian Van Pelt (#22) looks to set up a play in basketball game against Westborough. Photo by Robert Mingolelli

 

Hockey • Wachusett 7, GD 2 TJ Sannazzaro (Goal), Will Kenny (Goal); assists: Nate Glencross, Will Kenny, Jacob...

Groton BSA Troop 3, led by their committee chairman Britt McKinley, made their annual winter hike into the White Mountains where they stayed at the Carter Notch AMC Hut. Conditions required the use of snowshoes and micro-spikes to complete the journey.

 

In recent game against Algonquin, Groton Dunstable senior guard Joe O'Malley (#24) drives past defender. GD defeated the Mid-Wach A Tomahawks, 49-36 in non-league action.

 

Thurs. Feb. 13 - Boys basketball vs. Fitchburg 7:00 p.m.  Mon. Feb. 17 - Hockey vs. Minnechaug 12:00 p.m. (Groton School...

The musical and visual arts intersect at the Indian Hill Music / NOA Gallery collaboration Sunday. L-R: Craig Heusser, Joni Parker Roach and Kira LaFosse-Baker.

Before Marion Stoddart decided to clean up the river that could be smelled all over town, it was an environmental disaster. But thanks to her, it is clean and beautiful, and the organization she started to save it has taken on the entire watershed and become a powerful environmental force.

An intense, determined Jillian Van Pelt (#22) looks to set up a play in basketball game against Westborough. Photo by Robert Mingolelli

 

Groton BSA Troop 3, led by their committee chairman Britt McKinley, made their annual winter hike into the White Mountains where they stayed at the Carter Notch AMC Hut. Conditions required the use of snowshoes and micro-spikes to complete the journey.

 

In recent game against Algonquin, Groton Dunstable senior guard Joe O'Malley (#24) drives past defender. GD defeated the Mid-Wach A Tomahawks, 49-36 in non-league action.

 

The musical and visual arts intersect at the Indian Hill Music / NOA Gallery collaboration Sunday. L-R: Craig Heusser, Joni Parker Roach and Kira LaFosse-Baker.

Before Marion Stoddart decided to clean up the river that could be smelled all over town, it was an environmental disaster. But thanks to her, it is clean and beautiful, and the organization she started to save it has taken on the entire watershed and become a powerful environmental force.

by Connie Sartini   Groton Select Board will not be proposing an override to taxpayers this year to address the projected deficit for FY2021 of...
by Connie Sartini   The Select Board, Town Manager, his finance team and the Finance Committee met jointly on Saturday, Feb. 8, to address the...
by Russell Harris   Neighbor-on-neighbor disputes are unsettling, both for the individuals directly involved and for the community as a whole,...

Thomas Cremens, far left.

I am the Thomas Cremens from your article about the geography bee. [Last week’s edition of the Groton Herald]. As you may have noticed, my name is...
Groton-Dunstable Regional School District is conducting an on-line Community Engagement Survey. It is posted on social media and was emailed it to...

Groton’s State Senator Edward Kennedy attended the Library Legislative Breakfast on Feb 7 at the Groton Public Library. Photo by Steve Lieman.

 

All parents and caregivers of children are invited to a FREE workshop series from 9:30-11:30 AM on the first 3 Thursday mornings in March (3/5, 3/...
by Katy Coburn, Groton Conservation Trust   The Groton Conservation Trust is pleased to announce that it has acquired a 49 acre parcel of land...

News

Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 4:30pm
by Connie Sartini   Groton Select Board will not be proposing an override to taxpayers this...
Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 4:27pm
by Connie Sartini   The Select Board, Town Manager, his finance team and the Finance...
Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 4:16pm
by Russell Harris   Neighbor-on-neighbor disputes are unsettling, both for the individuals...

Obituaries

Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 10:40am
Patricia M. (McCarron) Pettersen, 84, on January 6, 2020 at Wood Haven Senior Living in Tewksbury...
Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 10:34am
Virginia (Cabot) Wood, Boston Brahmin renegade has died at age 94. Born December 25, 1925 in...
Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 10:25am
Donald Allen Dent, 85, of West Groton, passed away at his home on Wednesday, January 29, 2020,...

Features

Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 3:08pm
by Russell Harris   On August 30, 2019 the Webber family sold the 191-acre Brooks Orchard/...
Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 3:46pm

Marion Stoddart

In the 1960s, the Nashua River was one of the 10 most polluted rivers in the country, clogged...
Thursday, January 30, 2020 - 3:57pm

Placing the skylight.

Substantial completion of the library roof project took place Friday, January 24, 2020 when the "...

Public Notices

Public Notices are also online here.
Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 11:06am
Commonwealth of Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs  MEPA...
Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 10:55am
Public Meeting Notice Groton Conservation Commission In accordance with the Massachusetts...
Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 10:38am
LEGAL NOTICE GROTON HISTORIC DISTRICTS COMMISSION PUBLIC HEARING William and Jennifer...

Sports

Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 2:53pm
The prestigious 81st Annual Clark Tournament will be held at Clark University in Worcester on...
Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 2:46pm
The Groton-Dunstable Crusaders Hockey team has set the date for their 9th annual Military Night. ...
Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 2:44pm
Dunstable’s Ben McEvoy (GDRHS 2017) was recently added to the roster of the UMass-Lowell Riverhawks...

Special Announcements

Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 3:51pm
by Katy Coburn, Groton Conservation Trust   The Groton Conservation Trust is pleased to...
Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 3:42pm
Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 3:38pm
Groton Animal Control responded to 21 calls during the month of January. Following is a...

Happenings

Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 11:39am
Groton Public Library is kicking off Groton’s sixteenth annual Community-Wide Reading Event this...
Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 11:31am
Drawbridge Puppet Theater Production of ‘Pinocchio’ at the Prescott School Community Center...
Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 11:28am
Groton Grange will be holding another in our lecture series on February 18 at7 p.m. The speaker...

People

Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 11:46am

Groton BSA Troop 3, led by their committee chairman Britt McKinley, made their annual winter hike into the White Mountains where they stayed at the Carter Notch AMC Hut. Conditions required the use of snowshoes and micro-spikes to complete the journey.

 

Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 10:16am

The musical and visual arts intersect at the Indian Hill Music / NOA Gallery collaboration Sunday. L-R: Craig Heusser, Joni Parker Roach and Kira LaFosse-Baker.

Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 10:10am

The Big Book: Pages for Peace Foundation recently received sponsorship donations from the Bull Run Restaurant and Workers Credit Union. Plaques acknowledging their contributions are on display at the exhibit. Their generous support will help fund the exhibit at Prescott School Community Center through June, as well as finance the summer peace book exhibit at the Fitchburg Art Museum. A fundraising appeal is now in full swing! Visit www.pagesforpeace to become a donor.

Schools

Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 11:20am
Groton Community School, currently located at 14 Main Street in Groton will host its annual Open...
Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 11:17am
Nashoba Valley Technical High School has several Adult Career & Personal Enrichment classes...
Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 11:14am
FREE Parent/Caregiver Workshops from 9:30-11:30 a.m. on first three Thursday mornings in March (3/5...

Letters

Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 4:05pm

Thomas Cremens, far left.

I am the Thomas Cremens from your article about the geography bee. [Last week’s edition of the...
Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 4:00pm
Groton-Dunstable Regional School District is conducting an on-line Community Engagement Survey. It...
Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 3:55pm

Groton’s State Senator Edward Kennedy attended the Library Legislative Breakfast on Feb 7 at the Groton Public Library. Photo by Steve Lieman.

 

All parents and caregivers of children are invited to a FREE workshop series from 9:30-11:30 AM...

Out of Town

Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 11:31am
Wen Stephenson, a journalist and essayist, will deliver the sermon at St. Andrew’s Episcopal...
Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 11:26am
Mount Wachusett Community College welcomes Winchendon resident J. Robert Jennings for a college...
Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 11:23am
Beloved by audiences and critics alike, the award-winning Radius Ensemble presents TRACING on...

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