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Members of the Groton Garden Club in their colorful reflective vests refreshed the Four Corners Triangle garden as the many...
The Pages for Peace Foundation was privileged to sponsor David Hogg, at a recent speaking engagement at the Bull Run...
Rollstone Bank & Trust today announced it has donated $10,000 to Montachusett Interfaith Hospitality Network, Inc. (MIHN...
Devins Museum Replaces the its previously-scheduled April 20 WWI Program with focus on The Yankee Division, WWI. The Museum...

Artist's rendering of the new Indian Hill Music complex under construction on Old Ayer Road.

Rendering of the large 1,000-seat concert hall under construction at The Music Center at Indian Hill, designed by Epstein...

Chimney fire on April 1 brought out firefighters and new ladder truck to this Main Street home. 

To The Editor,    My wife and I would like to express our sincere gratitude to Chief McCurdy and the other crew members of...
The 2019 Groton-Dunstable Girls Varsity Lacrosse team.  Photo by Robert Mingolelli */

Artist's rendering of the new Indian Hill Music complex under construction on Old Ayer Road.

Chimney fire on April 1 brought out firefighters and new ladder truck to this Main Street home. 

The Department of Public Works will hold an Open House on Saturday, April 20 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. for tours at their facility at Cow Pond Brook so...
Computers have made it possible to edit video digitally and there are many powerful editing programs that can do far more than cut and dissolve...
Celebrating “Lola” our police dog [by planting a DOGwood, no less] Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 1:00PM on the Common across from Congregational church...
  Sunday, April 28 at 2 p.m., the Lawrence Academy Singers will take the stage of New York’s Carnegie Hall for the third time under the auspices of...
Easter services and activities at churches in Groton, Ayer, Dunstable, Acton, and Dunstable.   St. Andrew's to Debut Children's Choir on Easter St....
Members of the Groton Garden Club in their colorful reflective vests refreshed the Four Corners Triangle garden as the many plants there will soon...
Friends of Groton Elder is offering a trip to Fenway Park to see the Red Sox take on the White Sox on Wednesday, June 26.  Seats are reserved...
  Tour the newly renovated & decorated 1851 Boutwell House including the “Dressing Room” which has just recently been opened to the public for...

News

Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 3:53pm
by Connie Sartini     Discussion of whether to inlcude  an initiative petition article for a ticket...
Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 3:51pm
by Connie Sartini,     The Select Board will make their recommendation at Spring Town Meeting on...
Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 3:50pm
 On Monday April 1 at approximately 4:30 p.m. the Groton Fire Department was called for a possible...

Obituaries

Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 10:51am
Nancy Kay (Fitch) Fox passed away on Saturday, April 6, 2019. Born in Trenton, NJ on November 29,...
Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 12:50pm
Donald Henry Melloon Jr., husband of Marilyn Melloon (deceased), of 4 Brown Road, Shirley passed...
Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 12:47pm
Carole Ann (Caffaro, Fretts) Bouchard, 71, of Groton, passed peacefully at home on April 8, 2019...

Features

Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 3:30pm

Artist's rendering of the new Indian Hill Music complex under construction on Old Ayer Road.

Rendering of the large 1,000-seat concert hall under construction at The Music Center at Indian...
Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 10:45am

Bobcat checks for rodents in vegetable garden. Photo was taken in West Groton by Pete Carson

Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 4:09pm

This is a photo from a reenactment of the opening hostilities of the Revolutionary War at the ‘Rude Bridge’ in Concord.  Although Groton Minutemen arrived too late for this battle, the people of Groton played an active and key role in the decision to go to war with Great Britian and in fighting the war, seeking their independence. An opportunity to learn more about our history through a dramatic presentation will take place at The Old Meeting House [First Parish Church] on Saturday, April 13. Sarting at 6:30 p.m. on the Minutemen Common,  the 6th Middlesex Regiment will perform a Muster and Demonstration. The dramatic Patriots Path - Groton 1765-1776 presentation begins in the meeting house at 7 p.m. All are welcome. Free of charge.  Please see information ad on page 8

On Saturday, April 13, beginning at 6:30 p.m. on the Minuteman Common, see a dramatic presentation...

Public Notices

Public Notices are also online here.
Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 10:56am
The public notices published on this page keep citizens informed of the activities of government...
Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 1:05pm
LEGAL NOTICE TOWN OF GROTON TOWN MEETING There will be a Spring Town Meeting on Monday, April 29,...
Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 1:03pm
PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE    At its regularly scheduled meeting on Monday, April 22, 2019 at 6:30pm at...

Sports

Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 1:45pm
The 2019 Groton-Dunstable Girls Varsity Lacrosse team.  Photo by Robert Mingolelli */
Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 1:42pm
Boys Lacrosse G-D 5, Bromfield 3 Jackson Grahmn had two goals and one assist while Alex Cianci,...
Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 4:39pm

The Groton-Dunstable 2019 boys Varsity Tennis team. Back, L-R: Coach Richard Hamilton, Alex Dai, Griffin Bjerke, Alex O,Brien, Keval Shah, Kai Georgs, Tyler Barlow, Jens Georgs.   Front L-R: Ryan Stiles, Jason Huang, Devin Patel, Finn Shiely, Rohan Francis, Pranav Hari. Captains are seniors Kai Georgs, and Tyler Barlow. Photo by Robert Mingolelli

Special Announcements

Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 12:18pm
The Department of Public Works will hold an Open House on Saturday, April 20 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m...
Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 12:15pm
Computers have made it possible to edit video digitally and there are many powerful editing...
Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 12:14pm
Celebrating “Lola” our police dog [by planting a DOGwood, no less] Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 1:...

Happenings

Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 12:06pm
Easter services and activities at churches in Groton, Ayer, Dunstable, Acton, and Dunstable.   St....
Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 12:00pm
Members of the Groton Garden Club in their colorful reflective vests refreshed the Four Corners...
Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 11:55am
Friends of Groton Elder is offering a trip to Fenway Park to see the Red Sox take on the White Sox...

People

Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 10:43am
The Pages for Peace Foundation was privileged to sponsor David Hogg, at a recent speaking...
Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 10:42am
Rollstone Bank & Trust today announced it has donated $10,000 to Montachusett Interfaith...
Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 10:31am
In honor of Earth Day (Monday, 4/22), Forge & Vine,  located at The Groton Inn, will feature a...

Schools

Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 12:09pm
  Sunday, April 28 at 2 p.m., the Lawrence Academy Singers will take the stage of New York’s...
Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 10:33am
Nashoba Valley Technical High School is sending a group of students to the DECA International...
Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 10:28am
An annual tradition for all eighth graders at Applewild School is competing in the Regional...

Letters

Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 3:20pm
To The Editor,     I must take exception to Jack Petropoulos’s March 28, 2019 Letter to the Editor...
Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 3:19pm
To the Editor:    For at least the last five years, the taxpayers of Groton have been told that...
Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 2:57pm
Dear Editor, Many thanks to all those who turned out for the ‘Celebrate The Center’ event held at...

Out of Town

Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 11:43am
Join local concerned residents to learn more about the PFAS family of contaminants discovered...
Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 11:41am
W. Bailey, The Nashoba Symphonic Band will perform its “Epic Tales” concert on Sunday May 5 at 7 p....
Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 10:40am
Devins Museum Replaces the its previously-scheduled April 20 WWI Program with focus on The Yankee...

Public Library

Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 4:22pm
ADULT EVENTS: Thu., Apr 18, 7-8:30 p.m. Mystery Author Kate Flora will discuss her work with the...
Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 6:28pm

“Traffic Lighting” by Wendy James is one of the works on display in an exhibit entitled “Urban Settings,” in the Owen Smith Shuman Gallery at the Public Library, now through April 27.

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Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 4:24pm

Ken Gloss, left, at his Brattle Book Shop in Boston.

Kenneth Gloss, proprietor of the internationally known Brattle Book Shop in Boston’s Downtown...

Groton Herald

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