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Two photos (top and middle) of Groton Hospital at 240 Main Street, circa 1910. Photos Courtesy of Groton History Center

 

by Joshua Vollmar   Construction is beginning on the former Donelan’s at 240 Main Street to turn it into Kilbourn...

Saluting at the Mound

With the grace of a ballerina, sophomore Julia Furman puts the shot in recent track and field meet against Westborough. Photo Courtesy Robert Mingolelli

 

Girls Tennis • Nashoba 4, GD 1 #1 Singles: (GD) Lina Chishti def. N Emma Hakala 6-1, 6-3 #2 Singles: (N) Eugenia...

GD LaCrosse's Evan Laudenslager goes on the offense in game against Algonquin. Photo courtesy Robert Mingolelli

Tuesday 6/8 Boys' Lacrosse First Round-Nashoba Regional 8, Groton-Dunstable 5   Wednesday, 6/9 Girls' Lacrosse...

Award at The Mound

This Saturday and Sunday, June 5th and June 6th, Groton-Dunstable Youth Lacrosse will hold its second annual Attack Hunger...

Juliana Grant receives a check for $1500 (donated by Workers Credit Union) as first place prize in the Old Meeting House essay contest. (See text of Juliana’s poem on page 3) Louis Dimola, president of The Old Groton Meeting House Preservation Fund, congratulates Julianna at the high school graduation last week. Photo by Steve Lieman

 

Groton-Dunstable High School Senior Juliana Grant won first prize in the Old Meeting House Essay contest for her poem, "...

Two photos (top and middle) of Groton Hospital at 240 Main Street, circa 1910. Photos Courtesy of Groton History Center

 

Saluting at the Mound

With the grace of a ballerina, sophomore Julia Furman puts the shot in recent track and field meet against Westborough. Photo Courtesy Robert Mingolelli

 

GD LaCrosse's Evan Laudenslager goes on the offense in game against Algonquin. Photo courtesy Robert Mingolelli

Award at The Mound

Juliana Grant receives a check for $1500 (donated by Workers Credit Union) as first place prize in the Old Meeting House essay contest. (See text of Juliana’s poem on page 3) Louis Dimola, president of The Old Groton Meeting House Preservation Fund, congratulates Julianna at the high school graduation last week. Photo by Steve Lieman

 

Two photos (top and middle) of Groton Hospital at 240 Main Street, circa 1910. Photos Courtesy of Groton History Center

 

by Joshua Vollmar   Construction is beginning on the former Donelan’s at 240 Main Street to turn it into Kilbourn Place. With that in mind, it...
School Committee Defends Purpose of Survey, Noting Many Students Benefit From Professional Support of Mental Health Needs Identified in Survey, but...
by Connie Sartini   State Senator Edward Kennedy and State Representative Sheila Harrington met with the Select Board Monday evening to discuss...
By Connie Sartini    Town Manager Mark Haddad called the in-person Select Board meeting to order on Monday night and called for nominations...

Saluting at the Mound

Infrequently, when reporting the news, we happen upon a surprising sparkling gem of an observation. Such observations are usually not in context...
On Monday, May 31, 2021, at approximately 11:50 AM, the Laurence W. Gay Post 55, Groton, The American Legion, held a Memorial Day Observance under...
Some parents from the Groton-Dunstable Regional School District recently had questions about the Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) taken by...

News

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 4:14pm
by Connie Sartini   State Senator Edward Kennedy and State Representative Sheila Harrington...
Friday, June 11, 2021 - 4:05pm
By Connie Sartini    Town Manager Mark Haddad called the in-person Select Board meeting to...
Thursday, June 3, 2021 - 10:40pm
With Health Risks Potentially High and Remediation Expensive, Groton and Other Towns Will be...

Obituaries

Friday, May 28, 2021 - 11:54am
WWII Veteran Frank Scimemi passed away Sunday, May 23, 2021 peacefully at home. He was born on...
Thursday, April 1, 2021 - 12:46pm
Robert (Bob) B. Gallipeau, 98 years old, died peacefully in the company of family members, on...
Thursday, March 11, 2021 - 3:08pm
Shirley was never afraid to try something new, so she marched forth, on March 4, 2021, in her...

Features

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 4:20pm

Two photos (top and middle) of Groton Hospital at 240 Main Street, circa 1910. Photos Courtesy of Groton History Center

 

by Joshua Vollmar   Construction is beginning on the former Donelan’s at 240 Main Street to...
Friday, June 11, 2021 - 3:54pm

Saluting at the Mound

Thursday, June 3, 2021 - 8:43pm
Driving along Groton’s Main Street every day, it is easy to become inured to our town’s beauty...

Public Notices

Public Notices are also online here.
Friday, June 11, 2021 - 12:23pm
2021 SPECIFICATIONS-INVITATION TO BID Sealed bids will be received by the Board of Road...
Friday, June 11, 2021 - 12:04pm
NOTICE OF NAMES OF PERSONS APPEARING TO BE OWNERS OF FUNDS  HELD BY THE GROTON DUNSTABLE...
Friday, June 11, 2021 - 11:53am
Public Hearing Notice Special Permit – Section 218- 5.5 Special Use Consideration in NB...

Sports

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 3:20pm

With the grace of a ballerina, sophomore Julia Furman puts the shot in recent track and field meet against Westborough. Photo Courtesy Robert Mingolelli

 

Girls Tennis • Nashoba 4, GD 1 #1 Singles: (GD) Lina Chishti def. N Emma Hakala 6-1, 6-3 #2...
Friday, June 11, 2021 - 2:55pm

GD LaCrosse's Evan Laudenslager goes on the offense in game against Algonquin. Photo courtesy Robert Mingolelli

Tuesday 6/8 Boys' Lacrosse First Round-Nashoba Regional 8, Groton-Dunstable 5  ...
Friday, June 11, 2021 - 2:52pm
GSGL Low net & second place for June 8, 2021 matches: A Flight: Darius Budrys 28.5, Gerry...

Special Announcements

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 2:48pm
Groton Summer Water Conservation Program May 1st to September 30th 2021.  The Odd/Even – No...
Friday, June 11, 2021 - 2:44pm
Week of May 17, 2021  During the week of May 17, dispatch answered 1230 calls for service. The...
Thursday, June 3, 2021 - 10:16pm

Man drives dog.

There were 25 Animal Control calls in April: Loose dogs: 6 Found dogs: 1 Livestock: 1...

Happenings

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 12:45pm
NEW Service Hours: Tue-Thurs, 10:00am-8:00pm Friday & Saturday 10:00am- 5:00pm Curbside...
Friday, June 11, 2021 - 12:36pm
Visit www.prescottscc.org for details and to register CLASSES STARTING June 11th through June...
Friday, June 11, 2021 - 12:30pm
Groton Democrats will hold a virtual caucus at 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 26, 2021 by Zoom, to...

People

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 10:01am
Pandemic But No Panic for Nashoba Tech Class of 2021 Like every other senior in high school...
Thursday, June 3, 2021 - 11:05pm

Award at The Mound

Thursday, June 3, 2021 - 12:41pm

Retired Groton Police Chief Don Palma was on hand at a farewell party in The Center for COA Director Kathy Schelp, who is taking a position in North Andover. Photo by Steve Lieman

 

Schools

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 4:20pm
School Committee Defends Purpose of Survey, Noting Many Students Benefit From Professional...
Friday, June 11, 2021 - 10:12am

Class President Sierra Wynn

A few representative smiles from the 2021 graduating class. Congratulations to all!
Friday, June 11, 2021 - 9:49am
The Groton School is one of two central Mass. schools sending teams to compete in the national...

Letters

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 3:41pm
On Monday, May 31, 2021, at approximately 11:50 AM, the Laurence W. Gay Post 55, Groton, The...
Friday, June 11, 2021 - 3:37pm
Some parents from the Groton-Dunstable Regional School District recently had questions about the...
Friday, June 11, 2021 - 3:34pm
We are pleased to announce that Groton Neighbors is now fully back in business and is providing...

Out of Town

Thursday, June 3, 2021 - 1:11pm
“Circolo Italiano” Last Saturday of the Month @ 11:00am, Zoom Presentation      We are glad...
Friday, May 28, 2021 - 2:05pm
Cobblestone Quilts in Townsend is sponsoring “Quilts in the Harbor” Friday, June 4 and Saturday,...
Thursday, May 20, 2021 - 10:22am
Louis Collins Fishing Derby will be held Sunday, May 23 from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. No fishing license is...

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