Groton-Dunstable’s Jack Rivet (#7) and North Middlesex freshman Mathew McCarthy along with team members help unfurl the American flag in ceremonies prior to the Sixth Annual Military Night. Photo by Robert Mingolelli.

Andrew Berube, Joe Zinkann, Blake Lacombe, Keegan Penney and Chris Lattini broke the Groton Dunstable-North Middlesex game...
The Groton-Dunstable boys basketball team celebrated their Senior Night on Tuesday night (Feb. 14th) with an impressive win...

The Big Burn, by Timothy Egan, is the Groton READS book for 2017.

"The Big Burn: Teddy Roosevelt and the Fire That Saved America" narrates the struggles of the overmatched rangers against an...

-Photo by Scott Eggiman

Groton and surrounding towns are prime breeding territory for bobcats. We are in the middle of bobcat breeding season,...
Swallow Union kindergarten teacher Margie Lattini (center) with her past and present students at the Sixth Annual Military...

Stacia Twomey [left] will be taking over as Director of the Peter J. Twomey Center in April when Karen Tuomi [right] retires after 20 years on the job. Photo by Russell Harris

Karen Tuomi is retiring as Director of the Peter Twomey Youth Center after 20 years on the job. She has served as Director...

‘Day After the Blizzard’ - detail from Williams Barn.

Groton-Dunstable’s Jack Rivet (#7) and North Middlesex freshman Mathew McCarthy along with team members help unfurl the American flag in ceremonies prior to the Sixth Annual Military Night. Photo by Robert Mingolelli.

The Big Burn, by Timothy Egan, is the Groton READS book for 2017.

-Photo by Scott Eggiman

Stacia Twomey [left] will be taking over as Director of the Peter J. Twomey Center in April when Karen Tuomi [right] retires after 20 years on the job. Photo by Russell Harris

‘Day After the Blizzard’ - detail from Williams Barn.

Amendments to the current Tobacco Regulations will get a heraing at the Board of Health. PUBLIC HEARING   The Groton Board of Health (BOH) will...
Hearing by Conservation Commisssion on weed treatment on Farmers Row. Public Hearing Notice Groton Conservation Commission In accordance with...
PUBLIC NOTICE The Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at 7:15 pm in the Town Hall, upstairs to...
ZBA Hearinf for a special permit to allow the alteration of a non-conforming structure on Lot 124-54, 24 Indian Rd. PUBLIC NOTICE The Zoning...
The Groton Community Preservation Committee (CPC) will hold a Public Hearing on Monday, February 27, 2017, at 7:00 PM in the second floor meeting...
The Groton Board of Selectmen will hold a public hearing on Monday, February 27, 2017 at 7:15 P.M. at the Groton Town Hall, 173 Main Street,...
Commonwealth of Massachusetts The Trial Court Probate and Family Court Middlesex Probate and Family Court 208 Cambridge Street Cambridge, MA 02141 (...
COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS SUFFOLK, SS. SUFFOLK SUPERIOR COURT Civil Action No. SUCV2015-01088G Bonita Jones, Plaintiff, v. Saim, Inc., Conan Owen...
On Friday, February 17,, the Groton Woman’s Club will hold a luncheon and program at the Union Congregational Church, starting at 11:30 a.m. The...
Democrats in Groton will hold a caucus at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 26, at Groton Town Hall, 173 Main St. to elect five delegates and four alternates,...

News

Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 10:20am
Showing an innovative, creative streak, GELD is working on a Groton-only Solar Renewable Energy...
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 10:00am
With the busy lives of parents of school age-children, rushing to take their children to sports and...
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 9:52am

Stacia Twomey [left] will be taking over as Director of the Peter J. Twomey Center in April when Karen Tuomi [right] retires after 20 years on the job. Photo by Russell Harris

Karen Tuomi is retiring as Director of the Peter Twomey Youth Center after 20 years on the job. She...

Obituaries

Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 9:20am
Francis L. Powers, Jr., 75 of Littleton and Centerville died at Cape Cod Hospital on Monday,...
Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 9:17am
Paige E. Zeiler, 20, of Groton, died unexpectedly Tuesday, January 31, 2017, at her school. Paige...
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 9:06pm
Rosemary (Kilbride) Cady age 81 of Groton passed away peacefully on Friday, January 27, 2017 at...

Features

Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 11:19am

Laurie Bonavita, Groton Land Use Director,

Groton’s Complete Streets Policy aims to accommodate the full range of users of town roadways,...
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 11:04am

-Photo by Scott Eggiman

Groton and surrounding towns are prime breeding territory for bobcats. We are in the middle of...
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 10:59am
Scientists have shown that there are many benefits to learning how to make music. But once you...

Legal

Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 3:54pm
Amendments to the current Tobacco Regulations will get a heraing at the Board of Health. PUBLIC...
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 3:51pm
Hearing by Conservation Commisssion on weed treatment on Farmers Row. Public Hearing Notice Groton...
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 3:40pm
PUBLIC NOTICE The Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, March 1,...

Sports

Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 2:45pm

Groton-Dunstable’s Jack Rivet (#7) and North Middlesex freshman Mathew McCarthy along with team members help unfurl the American flag in ceremonies prior to the Sixth Annual Military Night. Photo by Robert Mingolelli.

Andrew Berube, Joe Zinkann, Blake Lacombe, Keegan Penney and Chris Lattini broke the Groton...
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 2:22pm
The Groton-Dunstable boys basketball team celebrated their Senior Night on Tuesday night (Feb. 14th...
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 2:15pm
Groton Dunstable (13-2) faces Oakmont (12-5) in the Quarterfinals of thelarge School pairings, on...

Notices

Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 11:57am
Nomination papers for Groton’s elected offices have been available as of February 1, 2017. The...
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 11:53am
The third annual 2017 Groton Conservation Forum is intended to provide an opportunity for the...
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 11:46am
Area teens are invited to submit a poem to the Louise Bogan Chapter of the Massachusetts State...

Happenings

Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 11:39am
Nashua River Watershed Association (NRWA) has two exciting programs for winter fun and learning for...
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 11:31am
Nashoba Associated Boards of Health, in conjunction with Groton Board of Health announces that a...
Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 5:21pm
Groton History Center invites our members, friends and wine lovers to our first annual fundraiser,...

People

Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 3:19pm
On Friday, February 17,, the Groton Woman’s Club will hold a luncheon and program at the Union...
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 3:18pm
Democrats in Groton will hold a caucus at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 26, at Groton Town Hall, 173 Main St...
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 3:15pm

Maxwell Trawick, BC High School

College and prep school students from Groton and Dunstable earned honors at their schools around...

Schools

Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 10:39am
Interim Groton-Dunstable Superintendant Bill Ryan submitted a final district budget for the 2018...
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 10:38am
School District, town government, community, and student members constitute the committee charged...
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 10:04am
Swallow Union kindergarten teacher Margie Lattini (center) with her past and present students at...

Letters

Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 10:46am
To the Editor, “I was really shocked to see the Confederate flag flying in my neighborhood,” said a...
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 10:43am
To The Editor, I would like to thank you for the positive press shown to the Country Club since my...
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 10:42am
To the Editor, Beginning Thursday, March 2 through Thursday, April 20, the Groton Police...

Out of Town

Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 3:06pm
Join local nature photographer, Ken Hartlage, along with natural community ecologist, Pat Swain...
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 3:04pm
Gallery 529 of Littleton invites the public to its next art show which opened Feb. 12. “Inspired...
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 3:02pm
Sponsored by the Dunstable Council of Aging Saturday, March 11 at Dunstable Town Hall, 511 Main St...

Public Library

Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 12:07pm

The Big Burn, by Timothy Egan, is the Groton READS book for 2017.

"The Big Burn: Teddy Roosevelt and the Fire That Saved America" narrates the struggles of the...
Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 3:49pm
February is associated with romance and love, so Pepperll's Lawrence Library has two ways for...
Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 2:54pm
ADULT PROGRAMS: Sign up at gpl.org, or call (978) 448-8000. • Drop-In Knitting Help. Sundays, Feb.5...

Groton Herald

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