Groton-Dunstable captain Abby Hoey (R) and Lunenburg senior Sarah Blomgren (#24) take the opening jump ball in the Pete Trainor Memorial Tournament played at North Middlesex Regional HS.

Boys Basketball Pioneer Valley Tip-Off Evan Cook (24 points, 11 assists, 10 rebounds) led Groton-Dunstable to a 68-62...

Grave at Groton Place for a ‘noble & constant horse.’ Photo by Rick Muehlke, property manager.

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First snow of winter season • Car wheels spin • Muscle memory kicks in • Photo by Russell Harris

The new Groton Inn appears to be on track for late March Opening. Photo by N. Ohringer

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*/ Groton Dunstable High School Junior PowderPuffs enthusiastically participate in Thanksgiving rally. Photo by Jonathan O...
*/ Groton Dunstable HIgh School Students' "Troop 18" shows great esprit de corps while particpating in Thanksgiving rally...

Groton-Dunstable captain Abby Hoey (R) and Lunenburg senior Sarah Blomgren (#24) take the opening jump ball in the Pete Trainor Memorial Tournament played at North Middlesex Regional HS.

Grave at Groton Place for a ‘noble & constant horse.’ Photo by Rick Muehlke, property manager.

First snow of winter season • Car wheels spin • Muscle memory kicks in • Photo by Russell Harris

The new Groton Inn appears to be on track for late March Opening. Photo by N. Ohringer

Groton-Dunstable captain Abby Hoey (R) and Lunenburg senior Sarah Blomgren (#24) take the opening jump ball in the Pete Trainor Memorial Tournament played at North Middlesex Regional HS.

Boys Basketball Pioneer Valley Tip-Off Evan Cook (24 points, 11 assists, 10 rebounds) led Groton-Dunstable to a 68-62 victory over Holyoke at the...
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ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS PUBLIC NOTICE     The Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at 7:00 pm in the Town...
Public Hearing Notice Groton Conservation Commission    In accordance with the Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act, M.G.L Ch. 131, Sec. 40 and the...

News

Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 10:23am
Indian Hill Music was scheduled to present a much-anticipated overview of Economic Development...
Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 9:26am
On December 8, Alan Hoch of 106 Peabody Street filed a second OML complaint, alleging that Town...
Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 9:15am
Selectman Barry Pease urged his colleagues to reconsider the vote they took at last week’s Board...

Obituaries

Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 2:22pm
   Veronica F. (Orlando) LaValley of West Groton passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, November 29...
Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 2:21pm
   Candace Justine Mangum, born in Alexandria, LA took her last breath on Tuesday, November 21,...
Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 11:02am
Nancy (Lewis) Parker, 72, of Concord and a native of Groton, died peacefully, following a brief...

Features

Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 10:55am

Grave at Groton Place for a ‘noble & constant horse.’ Photo by Rick Muehlke, property manager.

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Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 10:42am

First snow of winter season • Car wheels spin • Muscle memory kicks in • Photo by Russell Harris

Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 10:29am

The new Groton Inn appears to be on track for late March Opening. Photo by N. Ohringer

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Legal

Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 12:03pm
ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS PUBLIC NOTICE     The Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a public hearing on...
Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 12:02pm
Public Hearing Notice Groton Conservation Commission    In accordance with the Massachusetts...
Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 12:00pm
LETTERS OF AUTHORITY FOR PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE Docket No: MI17P5471EA Commonwealth of...

Sports

Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 12:23pm

Groton-Dunstable captain Abby Hoey (R) and Lunenburg senior Sarah Blomgren (#24) take the opening jump ball in the Pete Trainor Memorial Tournament played at North Middlesex Regional HS.

Boys Basketball Pioneer Valley Tip-Off Evan Cook (24 points, 11 assists, 10 rebounds) led Groton-...
Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 12:19pm
*/ In last week’s Sports page, second photo from the top, we misidentified Matt LeBlanc as G-D...
Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 3:32pm
*/ Despite the cold conditions this past Wednesday, members of the girls winter track team get...

Notices

Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 11:20am
*/    Country Club Tavern and Function Hall will have new operators next year. Submitting the...
Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 11:15am
 At the first of the month Groton residents opened their Groton Electric Light bills to find an...
Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 11:12am
More home fires happen on December 25 than any other single day in Massachusetts except...

Happenings

Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 11:47am
*/ Groton Senior Center will host its annual holiday luncheon Wednesday, December 20 at noon.  A...
Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 11:39am
Goal is to create a sitting/viewing area of Gibbet Hill, behind Groton History Museum Groton...
Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 3:05pm
*/ Groton Woman’s Club will hold its annual Holiday Tea and meeting Friday, Dec. 15, at Union...

People

Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 2:29pm

Stephen Basile and his wife Suzanne (Santiano) with their three children at home in Groton. Courtesy photo.

   Stephen Basile is the Executive Vice President of Catania Oils and he and his wife Suzanne (...
Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 2:30pm
*/ Troop 28 Scout Timothy Crandall of Dunstable was awarded his Eagle Scout at ceremonies held...
Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 1:47pm
*/ Minuteman Common is adorned with pine swags along the fence that surrounds the historic site...

Schools

Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 9:21am
At a recent school committee meeting principals from each of the district schools gave a mid-year...
Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 9:10am
*/ Groton Dunstable High School Junior PowderPuffs enthusiastically participate in Thanksgiving...
Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 9:09am
*/ Groton Dunstable HIgh School Students' "Troop 18" shows great esprit de corps while...

Letters

Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 11:28am
Dear Editor,  Everyone knows that summer is the height of tick season since we tend to find them...
Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 10:51am
To The Editor,        Some folks believe that Indian Hill Music got a deal on the permit fee and...
Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 10:50am
To the Editor:          From the Massachusetts OML: The purpose of the Open Meeting Law is to...

Out of Town

Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 11:06am
FAMILY HOLIDAY SING-ALONG: Indian Hill Music School’s Early Childhood Department presents its...
Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 11:03am

Presley and Samantha Bennett of Groton as part of the angelic host. Courtesy photo.

*/ St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, in Ayer will hold its annual Christmas Pageant Christmas Eve at...
Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 11:00am
*/ All are welcome to join us at Church of the Good Shepherd, Acton to celebrate Christmas. Our...

Public Library

Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 2:44pm
*/ Adult Event: Celtic Holiday Celebration with Kate Chadbourne, Tuesday, Dec. 5, 7-8:30 p.m....
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...

Groton Herald

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Office
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