The play of Carolyn Mullins (#30) is one of the reasons for the G-D volleyball team's success. Photo by Robert Mingolelli

*/ The Crusaders volleyball team improved to an impressive 15-0 with their comeback win over  North Middlesex this past...

Groton-Dunstable’s Peter Ho (#16) and unidentified Bromfield player race for ball possession in Saturdays soccer match. Unfortunately for GD, the Trojans prevailed taking a 3-0 victory. Photo by Robert Mingolelli.

FIELD HOCKEY Algonquin 5, GD 0  GD 6, Fitchburg 1 Scoring: Sarah Figueroa (2 goals, assist), Noelle St.Germain (2 goals),...
*/ Boy Scouts Car Wash at Prescott Community Center last Saturday.

Girl Scouts learn to bake cornbread at the Camp Skills Extravaganza

*/ Seventy Girl Scouts from Groton and surrounding communities attended a Girl Scout Camp Skills Extravaganza on September...

Dancers Olivia Ding, right, and Claire Westland, left 

Groton students Olivia Ding and Claire Westland will perform in the Commonwealth Ballet Company’s annual production of The...

A robot in Nashoba Tech’s new robotics lab grabs for Governor Baker’s wallet (at his request).  [l to r] Drew Norton, a Senior in Robotics, Governor Baker and  Robotics Instructor Jeff Scheminger. Gov. Baker told the crowd assembled in the Nashoba Tech Engineering Technology lab that they should be proud of the school’s accomplishments for receiving grants two years in a row.  The Workforce Skills Capital Grant program has been in effect for two years, with Nashoba Tech receiving a grant in both years. In 2015, it received $500,000 and received another $495,000 in the 2016 funding cycle. Photo by John Ellenberger.

Gov. Charlie Baker, Massachusetts Secretary of Education Jim Peyser and Secretary of Labor, and Workforce Development...
*/    Prescott School Community Center offered a class this fall to explore Groton Trails. Six hikers led by Paul Funch (...

The play of Carolyn Mullins (#30) is one of the reasons for the G-D volleyball team's success. Photo by Robert Mingolelli

Groton-Dunstable’s Peter Ho (#16) and unidentified Bromfield player race for ball possession in Saturdays soccer match. Unfortunately for GD, the Trojans prevailed taking a 3-0 victory. Photo by Robert Mingolelli.

Girl Scouts learn to bake cornbread at the Camp Skills Extravaganza

Dancers Olivia Ding, right, and Claire Westland, left 

A robot in Nashoba Tech’s new robotics lab grabs for Governor Baker’s wallet (at his request).  [l to r] Drew Norton, a Senior in Robotics, Governor Baker and  Robotics Instructor Jeff Scheminger. Gov. Baker told the crowd assembled in the Nashoba Tech Engineering Technology lab that they should be proud of the school’s accomplishments for receiving grants two years in a row.  The Workforce Skills Capital Grant program has been in effect for two years, with Nashoba Tech receiving a grant in both years. In 2015, it received $500,000 and received another $495,000 in the 2016 funding cycle. Photo by John Ellenberger.

*/ Saturday October 28 Rain or Shine   453 Lost Lake Drive Groton 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Horse equipment, Kitchen items, furniture, games, tools, books,...
CITATION ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION Docket No: MI17P5082EA Commonwealth of Massachusetts The Trial Court Probate and Family Court Middlesex...
Public Hearing Notice Scenic Roads Application     In accordance with the provisions of § 184-3 of the Code of the Town of Groton, the Planning Board...
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 Lyle E....

The play of Carolyn Mullins (#30) is one of the reasons for the G-D volleyball team's success. Photo by Robert Mingolelli

*/ The Crusaders volleyball team improved to an impressive 15-0 with their comeback win over  North Middlesex this past Monday.    Stats for the...
*/ After 41 years coaching, legendary Bromfield boys’ soccer coach Tom Hill will retire at the end of the year. Under Hill, Bromfield went to the...

Groton-Dunstable’s Peter Ho (#16) and unidentified Bromfield player race for ball possession in Saturdays soccer match. Unfortunately for GD, the Trojans prevailed taking a 3-0 victory. Photo by Robert Mingolelli.

FIELD HOCKEY Algonquin 5, GD 0  GD 6, Fitchburg 1 Scoring: Sarah Figueroa (2 goals, assist), Noelle St.Germain (2 goals), Hannah Erickson (goal),...
Nashoba Associated Boards of Health, in conjunction with the Groton Board of Health announces that a Flu Clinic will be held on Monday, October 23rd...

News

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 11:11am
*/ Groton Town Counsel has advised the Board of Selectmen to focus on the contents of Article 1 on...
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 11:04am
At the October 23, 2017 Fall Town Meeting, Article #7 on the warrant will ask voters to approve $...
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 10:57am
The Board of Selectmen is divided on taking a position on Article 7 for the design of a new or...

Obituaries

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 11:26am
Jack Balonis of Groton passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, October 10, 2017. He was the beloved...
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 1:15pm
    Robert J. Cady, age 85 of Groton, passed away at Lahey Hospital in Burlington. He was the...
Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 1:14pm
    Rosalind J. Whitney of Groton, MA passed away at Emerson Hospital on September 28th, 2017. She...

Features

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 11:39am

Girl Scouts learn to bake cornbread at the Camp Skills Extravaganza

*/ Seventy Girl Scouts from Groton and surrounding communities attended a Girl Scout Camp Skills...
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 3:29pm
*/ Stonemason Tom Casson of Greenville, NH was featured in last week’s Herald exhibiting his...
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 3:24pm
*/    Prescott School Community Center offered a class this fall to explore Groton Trails. Six...

Legal

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 3:50pm
CITATION ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION Docket No: MI17P5082EA Commonwealth of Massachusetts...
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 3:46pm
Public Hearing Notice Scenic Roads Application     In accordance with the provisions of § 184-3 of...
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 3:43pm
NOTICE OF MORTGAGEE’S SALE OF REAL ESTATE     By virtue and in execution of the Power of Sale...

Sports

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 12:51pm

The play of Carolyn Mullins (#30) is one of the reasons for the G-D volleyball team's success. Photo by Robert Mingolelli

*/ The Crusaders volleyball team improved to an impressive 15-0 with their comeback win over ...
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 12:43pm
*/ After 41 years coaching, legendary Bromfield boys’ soccer coach Tom Hill will retire at the...
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 12:37pm

Groton-Dunstable’s Peter Ho (#16) and unidentified Bromfield player race for ball possession in Saturdays soccer match. Unfortunately for GD, the Trojans prevailed taking a 3-0 victory. Photo by Robert Mingolelli.

FIELD HOCKEY Algonquin 5, GD 0  GD 6, Fitchburg 1 Scoring: Sarah Figueroa (2 goals, assist), Noelle...

Notices

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 12:21pm
*/    Groton Council on Aging is hosting a Medicare Open Enrollment Update Meeting at the Senior...
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 12:17pm
Super sleuth John Moores and his two daughters managed to spot Harlan concealed besides the trail...
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 4:24pm
      Do you enjoy recreating on or near our local rivers? Nashua River Wild & Scenic River...

Happenings

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 12:26pm
Nashoba Associated Boards of Health, in conjunction with the Groton Board of Health announces that...
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 12:24pm
During Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to give...
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 4:42pm
River Court Residences is hosting a free educational workshop about the VA Aid and Attendance...

People

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 11:43am
*/ Boy Scouts Car Wash at Prescott Community Center last Saturday.
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 11:32am

Dancers Olivia Ding, right, and Claire Westland, left 

Groton students Olivia Ding and Claire Westland will perform in the Commonwealth Ballet Company’s...
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 1:38pm
*/     Dan Jaffe (l) from the New England Wildflower Society gave members of the Groton Garden...

Schools

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 11:19am

A robot in Nashoba Tech’s new robotics lab grabs for Governor Baker’s wallet (at his request).  [l to r] Drew Norton, a Senior in Robotics, Governor Baker and  Robotics Instructor Jeff Scheminger. Gov. Baker told the crowd assembled in the Nashoba Tech Engineering Technology lab that they should be proud of the school’s accomplishments for receiving grants two years in a row.  The Workforce Skills Capital Grant program has been in effect for two years, with Nashoba Tech receiving a grant in both years. In 2015, it received $500,000 and received another $495,000 in the 2016 funding cycle. Photo by John Ellenberger.

Gov. Charlie Baker, Massachusetts Secretary of Education Jim Peyser and Secretary of Labor, and...
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 11:15am
Groton-Dunstable High School principal Michael Woodlock presented his plans to expand dramatically...
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 1:26pm

Aladdin, Jr Cast: (L to R):

1st Row: James Mayes, Hayley Cahill, Destiny Bou, Amy Dressel, 

Hannah Noble, Parker Lamburn, Brady D’Eon

2cnd Row: Greta Helfter, Ella Dickinson, Sofia Santoro, Ethan White, 

Anna Young, Logan Bell, Aidan Lamburn

3rd Row: Lindsay D’Eon, Hailey Daniels, Martina Smyth, Mallory Graves, 

J Zaferacopoulos

4th Row: Olivia Haskins, Leah Robinson, Gillian Misner, Jai Santoro,  

Julia Thompson, Meagan Webber, Abbey Benotti, Lacey Gardner.

Missing from Photo: Maggie Pestana, Sammy Bennett, Rachel Young.

*/ ArtsNashoba is proud to announce that eleven children from Groton are currently in rehearsal...

Letters

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 12:06pm
The time is NOW    While most in Groton seem to have moved past siting the Senior Center at...
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 12:02pm
Letter to the Editor:    The “All Are Welcome” proposal (Article 17) was introduced at the spring...
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 12:00pm
To the Editor,     While reading the editorial of October 13, “Why Such Urgency” I again realized...

Out of Town

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 1:21pm
In conjunction with Massachusetts Archaeology Month, Townsend Historical Society presents a program...
Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 3:11pm
With the first few weeks of the 2017-2018 out of the way, retail services at Nashoba Valley...
Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 3:20pm
JAZZ AT INDIAN HILL: Jazz takes on the topic of love with the Pamela Hines Trio and notable Boston...

Public Library

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 4:45pm
Adult Events: Tue Oct 24, 7-8:30 pm. Suburban Homesteader: Enjoying Life Sustainably with Don Galya...
Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 5:23pm
Sign up at gpl.org or call 978-448-8000.   STORIES ONLY YOU CAN TELL: A Memoir-Writing Workshop...
Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 12:48pm
A group of inspired artists are sharing a workspace just off of Main street in Groton, where they...

Groton Herald

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Office
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