Groton Fire Department and the Council on Aging are working together to deliver the “Sen
The dog registration deadline in Groton was February 28.
• Last day to request nomination papers for Annual Town election: Friday, March 30
Selectman Chairman Josh Degen advised the Board that Town Manager Mark Haddad has requested an extension on the 21-day deadline for Board members to complet
Town Manager Mark Haddad asked Selectmen to place an article on the Spring Town Meeting for a bond for construct
Grave of Job Shattuck. Groton's Old Burying Ground is final resting place of two adversaries: Oliver Prescott, Jr. & Job Shattuck - local men who found themselves on Opposite sides of Shays' rebellion. These graves are within a few yards of each other. Although on opposite sides of Shays' rebellion, they later worked together for the benefit of the town. Many thanks to Mike Metzger [in photo] for helping locate the graves. Photos by Russell Harris
Oliver Prescott and Job Shattuck’s graves lie within sight of each other in Groton’s Old Burying Ground. Their 1700s families’ houses still stand.
The Prescott House, 170 Old Ayer Road, is currently owned by Indian Hill Music Center.