No subscription needed for Obituaries and Public Notices

Forests expert, Tom Wessels 

Tom Wessels shared his intimate knowledge of forests during a guided walking tour of Groton Conservation Trust’s Skitapet...
Newly-appointed Deputy Fire Chief Art Cheeks (center, white shirt) was sworn in at a recent Select Board meeting. In...

Soprano Melinda Stewart sings solo at The Messiah Sing. In addition to being a soloist, Stewart is the president of the Chorale.

 

On Sunday December 1 the Annual "Messiah" Sing took place at First Parish Church in Groton. The lively, exuberant and...

A road in Florida

A heavy, two-day snow storm on December 1 can feel like adding an extra bit of ‘insult’ to an already-long New England...
Affectionately called a bunch of grinning codgers, this group played in the First Annual Turkey Golf Tournament on...
Groton Women's Club's famous Greens Sale is this Saturday morning. Come early--9 a.m.--to the Williams Barn for the very...

Forests expert, Tom Wessels 

Soprano Melinda Stewart sings solo at The Messiah Sing. In addition to being a soloist, Stewart is the president of the Chorale.

 

A road in Florida

Main Street, town center

Forests expert, Tom Wessels 

Tom Wessels shared his intimate knowledge of forests during a guided walking tour of Groton Conservation Trust’s Skitapet Woods.  Photo by Steve...
by Connie Sartini        Based on the terms of the employment contract with Town Manager Mark Haddad, the provisions currently in place include...
by Mary J Metzger   Groton State Senator Edward Kennedy and Senator Jamie Eldridge spoke Sunday, November 24, at the Groton [Senior] Center on...
by Connie Sartini   Groton Police Chief Michael Luth and Sergeant Rachael Mead updated the Select Board following a discussion that grew out of...
Newly-appointed Deputy Fire Chief Art Cheeks (center, white shirt) was sworn in at a recent Select Board meeting. In foreground at left is wife...
This was a long time ago and may not matter...but I want to let people know. I lived on Gratuity Road from 1991 to 2010. I was told by the Realtor...
November is a time of year to especially reflect upon and acknowledge all that we have to be grateful for in our lives. In the true spirit of this...
The following two quotes from a major study of changes in local news gathering and reporting acoss America by PEN AMERICA, titled "Losing the News...

News

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 5:53pm
by Connie Sartini        Based on the terms of the employment contract with Town Manager Mark...
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 5:46pm
by Mary J Metzger   Groton State Senator Edward Kennedy and Senator Jamie Eldridge spoke...
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 5:43pm
by Connie Sartini   Groton Police Chief Michael Luth and Sergeant Rachael Mead updated the...

Obituaries

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 11:34am
Svetlana A. Kotlyarevskaya, age 50 of Shirley, MA, formerly of Onega, Russia, passed away on ...
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 11:27am
Holly Eubanks, a longtime resident of Shirley, passed away peacefully at Lahey Hospital in...
Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 4:32pm
William (Bill) C. Conley, a pioneering leader in the Black Angus cattle business and veteran of...

Features

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 6:06pm

Forests expert, Tom Wessels 

Tom Wessels shared his intimate knowledge of forests during a guided walking tour of Groton...
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 4:10pm

A road in Florida

A heavy, two-day snow storm on December 1 can feel like adding an extra bit of ‘insult’ to an...
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 11:54am

Main Street, town center

Public Notices

Public Notices are also online here.
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 11:45am
CONTINUANCE OF PUBLIC HEARING The Board of Groton Water Commissioners will continue the Public...
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 11:42am
CITATION ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION Docket No. MI19P5930EA Commonwealth of...
Tuesday, November 26, 2019 - 5:17pm
Public Meeting Notice Groton Conservation Commission In accordance with the Massachusetts...

Sports

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 3:54pm
By Robert Mingolelli   This past Thanksgiving Day football game was huge with first place for...
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 3:47pm
The following GD student leaders attended the MIAA Sportsmanship Summit. The Sportsmanship Summit...
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 3:37pm
Affectionately called a bunch of grinning codgers, this group played in the First Annual Turkey...

Special Announcements

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 4:17pm
by Connie Sartini   State Representative Sheila Harrington provided a legislative update to...
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 11:19am
Groton Women's Club's famous Greens Sale is this Saturday morning. Come early--9 a.m.--to the...
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 11:06am
Cooking is the leading cause for home fires and injuries, and so State Fire Marshal Peter J....

Happenings

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 2:32pm
“Singing with the Angels” is the theme of the 2019 Christmas Concerts performed by the Groton...
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 2:29pm
Julia Borger-Green will be offering two art classes for school age children at the Groton Grange...
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 2:24pm
We will start in the scenic Town Forest, with eskers, kettle holes, unusual bogs, hemlock groves...

People

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 5:35pm
Newly-appointed Deputy Fire Chief Art Cheeks (center, white shirt) was sworn in at a recent Select...
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 4:32pm

Soprano Melinda Stewart sings solo at The Messiah Sing. In addition to being a soloist, Stewart is the president of the Chorale.

 

On Sunday December 1 the Annual "Messiah" Sing took place at First Parish Church in Groton. The...
Tuesday, November 26, 2019 - 10:59pm
Union Congregational Church of Groton (UCC) is excited to announce that Reverend Corey Jason...

Schools

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 2:49pm
Nashoba Valley Technical High School students will bring everybody’s favorite elf to life with four...
Wednesday, November 27, 2019 - 12:33am

Special Education expenditures as a percentage of total budget

by Robert Stewart   Last year, the Groton-Dunstable School District was hit with an...
Tuesday, November 26, 2019 - 9:27pm
Nashoba Valley Technical High School students will bring everybody’s favorite elf to life with four...

Letters

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 5:12pm
This was a long time ago and may not matter...but I want to let people know. I lived on Gratuity...
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 5:03pm
November is a time of year to especially reflect upon and acknowledge all that we have to be...
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 5:01pm
The following two quotes from a major study of changes in local news gathering and reporting...

Out of Town

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 3:14pm
Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Ayer, will host its annual “In A Manger” event on Saturday, December 7...
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 3:10pm
The Community Church of Pepperell is hosting its annual Christmas Fair on Saturday, December 7,...
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 3:03pm
Dunstable Theater Collaborative is proud to present "A Christmas Carol: The Radio Show," by David...

Groton Herald

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 610, Groton, Massachusetts 01450
 

Office
161 Main Street, Groton, Massachusetts 01450
[above Main Street Café]
 

Telephone: 978-448-6061
 

Comment Here