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by Ellen Todd   [This story is reprinted here thanks to the courtesy of the Groton Garden club and Ellen Todd]        Thirty members of our club enjoyed touring some of Groton’s agricultural locations on September 10. We began with a visit to Silveus Christmas Tree Plantation. Owner Carl...

The Groton Woman's Club ran their popular pie table at Grotonfest again this year. Photo courtesy of June Clothier

 

A happy day as always, Grotonfest 2019 featured music, dance, food, art, booths of all kinds by local non-profits and businesses, and did we mention food?  
Members of the Nashaway Girl Scouts and various Groton-Dunstable Scouting groups came together on September 21st for a day of interactive fun and games at Legion Field. The community was invited to learn and experience what Scouting has to offer kids from K-12. There was lots to see and do from...

"To dance is to be out of yourself - larger, more beautiful, more powerful . . . this is power, it is glory on earth, and it is yours for the taking" - Agnes De Mille. Dance at Grotonfest. Photo by Russell Harris

 

 

by Michael LaTerz   Not unlike Indiana Jones, Groton resident Michael Danti travels to the Middle East to hunt for ancient artifacts, save them from a war-torn landscape, and champion their retrieval from an opportunistic black market. OK, he doesn’t carry a gun, or have Indy’s famous leather...
by Mary J Metzger   Since the demise of the dinosaurs, 65 million years ago, there has been a long-term gradual cooling of earth’s climate.      Hot tropical forests that once covered most of the earth gave way to grassland savannahs in Africa. Our ancestors went from a primarily fruit to...
If you have driven through West Groton Village this summer, you may have noticed the beautiful new blooms in the Carol Wheeler Memorial Park. The park was originally conceived and project led by Carl Canner, a West Groton business and residence abutter as the West Groton Park in an effort to...
The Orchestra of Indian Hill will kick off its 45th season with a performance featuring in- ternationally renowned concert violinist Rachel Barton Pine on Saturday, September 21stat the Littleton Performing Arts Center. The critically-acclaimed Orchestra of Indian Hill, under the direction of...

David MacAdam, second from right, directs a scene from Esther. Courtesy photo.

 

By Paul Cooke   Composer, playwright and director David MacAdam is a busy man. He wears two distinct hats: over the past three decades he has written and directed six original musical productions as the artistic director of New Life Fine Arts Musical Theater and he is one of the longest-...
by Bob Katzen, Beason Hill Roll Call   The Cannabis Control Commission (CCC) has been working on drafting new regulations for the marijuana industry in the Bay State. They presented them at two public hearings last week. The most controversial regulation was the one that would require...

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