Groton-Dunstable 2017 Girls Cross Country Team. Top, L-R: Coach Naboicheck, Sarah Maple, Julianna Higgins, Audrey Gold, Emily Willson, Allison Lilly, Sarah Mullins. Bottom L-R:Meagan Odell, Brenna Cox, Allie Demers, Claire Puranananda. -Photo by Sue Adams

For the third time in four years, the girls Groton-Dunstable cross-country team finished in second place as finalists in the...

In the semi-final game against Westford Academy, junior Peter White had six aces and 17 digs. Callie MacPherson looks on. 

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*/ Air Force Sergeant Frank Scimemi at Ceremony honoring veterans at the GDRHS. Frank served from 1942-45 in China, Burma...
*/ In October, Pack 12 Cub Scouts gathered ‘round, Cutler Field campfire, roasting marshmallows, staring into the fire....

New Groton Woman’s Club members Margaret Gorini and Cindy Boyle prepare boxwood trees for the Twelfth Annual Groton Woman’s Club Greens Sale that will be held at Williams Barn on Saturday Dec. 2 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. In addition to the boxwood trees, wreaths, centerpieces, kissing balls and swags will be available, along with a beautiful quilt raffle, ornaments and holiday cooks. Come early for the best selection at this sell-out event. Photo courtesy of Pat Woods

Planning for the Groton Woman’s Club’s Annual Greens Sale on December 2nd is well underway as members having worked...

The Groton Dunstable Robotics Team. Photo by Mark Rocheleau.

Groton Dunstable High School Robotics team, fondly known as “The Robotomies”, is gearing up for the 2018 FIRST Robotics “...
*/ On Sunday, Nov. 5th, Selectwomen Alison Manugian and Becky Pine accepted Fire Chief Steele McCurdy’s invitation to go...

Groton-Dunstable 2017 Girls Cross Country Team. Top, L-R: Coach Naboicheck, Sarah Maple, Julianna Higgins, Audrey Gold, Emily Willson, Allison Lilly, Sarah Mullins. Bottom L-R:Meagan Odell, Brenna Cox, Allie Demers, Claire Puranananda. -Photo by Sue Adams

In the semi-final game against Westford Academy, junior Peter White had six aces and 17 digs. Callie MacPherson looks on. 

New Groton Woman’s Club members Margaret Gorini and Cindy Boyle prepare boxwood trees for the Twelfth Annual Groton Woman’s Club Greens Sale that will be held at Williams Barn on Saturday Dec. 2 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. In addition to the boxwood trees, wreaths, centerpieces, kissing balls and swags will be available, along with a beautiful quilt raffle, ornaments and holiday cooks. Come early for the best selection at this sell-out event. Photo courtesy of Pat Woods

The Groton Dunstable Robotics Team. Photo by Mark Rocheleau.

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Groton-Dunstable 2017 Girls Cross Country Team. Top, L-R: Coach Naboicheck, Sarah Maple, Julianna Higgins, Audrey Gold, Emily Willson, Allison Lilly, Sarah Mullins. Bottom L-R:Meagan Odell, Brenna Cox, Allie Demers, Claire Puranananda. -Photo by Sue Adams

For the third time in four years, the girls Groton-Dunstable cross-country team finished in second place as finalists in the Division 1 Central MA ...

In the semi-final game against Westford Academy, junior Peter White had six aces and 17 digs. Callie MacPherson looks on. 

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News

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 11:39am
*/  In a major precedent-setting move for Groton, the majority of the Board of Selectmen voted to...
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 9:54am
Nearly six months after Groton Spring Town Meeting approved changes to the Town Charter, the final...
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 9:08am
Groton State Senator Eileen Donahue was one of 35 State Senators voting in favor of Senate Bill...

Obituaries

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 11:52am
Suzanne I. Curran passed away in Ayer, formerly of Danvers, after a brief illness on Friday,...
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 11:46am
Wilsa Jane Ryder, MD, long of Provincetown, departed this life on Saturday, October 28, in Boston,...
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 11:26am
Jack Balonis of Groton passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, October 10, 2017. He was the beloved...

Features

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 12:30pm
*/ Air Force Sergeant Frank Scimemi at Ceremony honoring veterans at the GDRHS. Frank served from...
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 11:42am
*/ In October, Pack 12 Cub Scouts gathered ‘round, Cutler Field campfire, roasting marshmallows,...
Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 3:53pm

Painting titled ‘Vermont Barn’ by Harding Mudge Bush. It can be seen at the Harding Bush gallery at Lee Muir-Haman’s studio at 30 Main Street in Ayer.

The ‘torch’ of the Harding Mudge Bush art studio & gallery at 30 Main Street in Ayer has passed...

Legal

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 10:13am
LEGAL NOTICE TOWN OF GROTON Tax Classification Hearing    The Board of Selectmen has scheduled a...
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 10:06am
Groton Electric Light Department Invitation to Bid    The Groton Electric Light Department (GELD)...
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 10:03am
Public Meeting Notice  Groton Conservation Commission    In accordance with the Wetlands Protection...

Sports

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 12:50pm

Groton-Dunstable 2017 Girls Cross Country Team. Top, L-R: Coach Naboicheck, Sarah Maple, Julianna Higgins, Audrey Gold, Emily Willson, Allison Lilly, Sarah Mullins. Bottom L-R:Meagan Odell, Brenna Cox, Allie Demers, Claire Puranananda. -Photo by Sue Adams

For the third time in four years, the girls Groton-Dunstable cross-country team finished in second ...
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 12:38pm

In the semi-final game against Westford Academy, junior Peter White had six aces and 17 digs. Callie MacPherson looks on. 

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Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 5:53pm

Congratulations to Groton-Dunstable Girls Soccer. The team received an MIAA Educational Athletics Achievement Award for Community Service for their October 16 volunteer service at The Lowell Transitional Assistance Center. The team served food that they and their families prepared. Pictured with the team is MIAA Assistant Executive Director Rich Riley.    Photo by Robert Mingolelli

Notices

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 10:31am
*/ The award-winning Groton Dunstable Chamber Chorus will perform in concert on Dec. 2, at 5:30 p...
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 10:25am
Celebrate the holidays with the third annual Groton History Center open house Saturday, December 10...
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 10:18am

New Groton Woman’s Club members Margaret Gorini and Cindy Boyle prepare boxwood trees for the Twelfth Annual Groton Woman’s Club Greens Sale that will be held at Williams Barn on Saturday Dec. 2 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. In addition to the boxwood trees, wreaths, centerpieces, kissing balls and swags will be available, along with a beautiful quilt raffle, ornaments and holiday cooks. Come early for the best selection at this sell-out event. Photo courtesy of Pat Woods

Planning for the Groton Woman’s Club’s Annual Greens Sale on December 2nd is well underway as...

Happenings

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 12:11pm
Line Dancing  Join us at the Groton Senior Center for line dancing Tuesday mornings, 9am with a...
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 12:08pm
*/ Tom Wessells returns to lead an #Optoutside walk for Groton Conservation Trust, Friday, Nov....
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 12:00pm
*/  Have you ever wondered what that first Christmas night was like?  Now you and your child (...

People

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 11:59am
The November 17th meeting of the Groton Woman’s Club will be held at the Union Congregational...
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 9:39am
Elizabeth Madeleine Anne Walsh, daughter of Madeleine and John Thomas Walsh of Groton was married...
Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 6:17pm
*/ On Sunday, Nov. 5th, Selectwomen Alison Manugian and Becky Pine accepted Fire Chief Steele...

Schools

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 9:45am
The Groton-Dunstable School Committee meeting Wednesday night was given over to a public forum...
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 9:36am

The Groton Dunstable Robotics Team. Photo by Mark Rocheleau.

Groton Dunstable High School Robotics team, fondly known as “The Robotomies”, is gearing up for the...
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 9:28am
Several hundred people toured Nashoba Valley Technical High School during the Westford school’s...

Letters

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 9:15am
Dear Editor,     A grateful veteran. That is how I felt when attending the Veterans’ Day ceremony...
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 9:12am
To The Editor,    The Middlesex Sheriff’s Office (MSO) is warning residents to beware ongoing...
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 9:10am
To the Editor,    If you are already missing the absence of the weekly Farmers’ Markets in Groton,...

Out of Town

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 12:24pm
*/ St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church will hold its annual Holiday Fair starting at 9 a.m., Saturday,...
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 12:21pm
Our regular fourth Saturday monthly barn dance at the Parish Center for the Arts with David Kaynor...
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 12:18pm
   St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church will offer a Thanksgiving service and Celebration of Holy...

Public Library

Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 1:37pm
Works by Katharine Bell, Jeanne Borofsky, Carol Canner, Terry Durell, Elizabeth Goldring, Mimi...
Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 3:22pm
Artists: Katharine Bell, Jeanne Borofsky, Carol Canner, Terry Durell, Elizabeth Goldring, Mimi...
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 4:45pm
Adult Events: Tue Oct 24, 7-8:30 pm. Suburban Homesteader: Enjoying Life Sustainably with Don Galya...

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