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Public Meeting Notice

Groton Conservation Commission

   In accordance with the Wetlands Protection Act, MGL Ch. 131, §40, and the Town of Groton Wetlands Protection Bylaw, the Groton Conservation Commission will hold a public meeting on Tuesday, June 12 at 7:10 PM in the Groton Town Hall, 2nd Floor meeting room.  The purpose is to consider a Request for Determination of Applicability (RDA) filed by Groton School for installation of a security gate on the discontinued portion of Shirley Road (Groton Assessors Map 219, Parcels 4 and 9).  The proposed work is located within the wetlands buffer zone and the ACEC.

   Copies of the RDA are on file in the Commission office in Town Hall.

John Smigelski, Chairman

GROTON CONSERVATION COMMISSION

6/1/2018

ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS

PUBLIC NOTICE

    The Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 7:00 pm in the Town Hall, upstairs to convene the hearing for the application of D.T. Ward, PC, 142A Main St., Groton, MA, for a special permit for a professional office in a residential-business zone on Lot 113-1, 186 Main St., Groton, MA.  Please refer to Section 218-13 and any other applicable section of the Groton Zoning By-Law.  This legal notice shall publish at www.masspublishers.org.

Cynthia Maxwell

Chairman

5/25, 6/1

Public Meeting Notice

Groton Conservation Commission

   In accordance with the Wetlands Protection Act, MGL Ch. 131, §40, and the Town of Groton Wetlands Protection Bylaw, the Groton Conservation Commission will hold a public meeting on Tuesday, June 12 at 7:00 PM in the Groton Town Hall, 2nd Floor meeting room.  The purpose is to consider a Request for Determination of Applicability (RDA) filed by Catherine and Daniel Sullivan for the installation of a patio and hot tub beneath the existing deck at 167 Wharton Row (Groton Assessors Parcel 211-43).  The proposed work is located within the wetlands buffer zone and the ACEC.

   Copies of the RDA are on file in the Commission office in Town Hall.

John Smigelski, Chairman

GROTON CONSERVATION COMMISSION

6/1/2018

PUBLIC HEARING

   The Dunstable Planning Board will hold a Public Hearing on Monday, June 18, 2018 at 7:40pm at the Dunstable Town Hall, 511 Main Street lower level regarding the application by H&G Realty Trust for a Special Permit under Section 11.7 Backland Lot Requirement of Bylaw to build upon a backland lot.  Property is owned by Eric P. Best, Geoffry Best, and Phoebe Devenish of 607 Gipsy Trail Rd., Carmel, NY  10512 and located at 260 Main Street, Dunstable, MA, Assessors Map 22, Block 33, Lot 2.   

   Plans are on record in the Office of the Planning Board and the Town Clerk.

 

6/1, 6/8/2018

CITATION GIVING NOTICE OF PETITION FOR

APPOINTMENT OF GUARDIAN FOR

INCAPACITATED PERSON PURSUANT TO

G.L.c. 190B, ß5-304

Docket No. MI18P2300GD

Commonwealth of Massachusetts

The Trial Court

Probate and Family Court

Middlesex and Family Court

208 Cambridge Street

Cambridge, MA 02141

 

In the matter of Judith Maille RESPONDENT

Of: Groton, MA Alleged Incapacitated Person

To the named Respondent and all other interested persons, a petition has been filed by

Apple Valley Center of Ayer, MA

In the above captioned matter alleging that Judith Maille is in need of a Guardian and requesting that

Barbara Woodard of Colebrook, NH

(or some other suitable person) be appointed as Guardian to serve Without Surety on the bond.

The petition asks the court to determine that the Respondent is incapacitated, that the appointment of a Guardian is necessary, and that the proposed Guardian is appropriate. The petition is on file with this court and may contain a request for certain specific authority. 

You have the right to object to this proceeding. If you wish to do so, you or your attorney must file a written appearance at this court on or before 10:00 A.M. on the return date of 07/02/2018. This day is NOT a hearing date, but a deadline by which you have to file the written appearance if you object to the petition. If you fail to file the written appearance by the return date, action may be taken in this matter without further notice to you. In addition to filing the written appearance, you or your attorney must file a written affidavit stating the specific facts and grounds of your objection within 30 days after the return date.

IMPORTANT NOTICE

The outcome of this proceeding may limit or completely take away the above-named person’s right to make decisions about personal affairs or financial affairs or both. The above-named person has the right to ask for a lawyer. Anyone may make this request on behalf of the above-named person. If the above-named person cannot afford a lawyer, one may be appointed at State expense.

Witness, Hon. Edward D. Donnelly, Jr., First Justice of this Court.

Date: May 07, 2018 Tara E. DeCristifaro

Register of Probate

6/1/2018

 By virtue and in execution of the Power of Sale contained in a certain mortgage given by James J. Skelly to Middlesex Savings Bank dated August 21, 2002 and recorded with the Middlesex (Southern) District Registry of Deeds in Book 36192, Page 302, of which mortgage the undersigned is the present holder, for breach of the conditions contained in said mortgage and for the purpose of foreclosing, the same will be sold at Public Auction at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, June 26, 2018, upon the mortgaged premises located at 9 Bayberry Road, Groton, Massachusetts, being all and singular the premises described in said mortgage, To Wit:

   “The land in said Groton, with the buildings thereon, situated on the northwesterly side of Bayberry Road and being shown as Lot 1 on a plan of land entitled “Sunset Park” Subdivision Plan, Land in Groton, Mass. Prepared for John Tosti & David McAnaul, original survey by Davis & Benoit, Inc., subdivision plan by Richard L. McGlinchey, November 6, 1978, Revise September 7, 1979, scale 1 in. = 50 ft., which plan is recorded with said Registry in Book 13900, Page 514, to which plan reference is hereby made for a more particular description.

   Containing 41,008 square feet according to said plan.  

   For mortgagor’s title, see deed recorded herewith.”

Together with all improvements now erected on the above described premises and all appurtenances, mineral, oil and gas rights and profits, water, water rights, and water stock, and all fixtures now attached to the above-described premises, all of which include replacements and additions thereto.

Also together with the personal property and fixtures of every kind and description now owned by James J. Skelly and situated upon the premises or as an improvement thereon, together with any renewals, replacements or additions thereto or substitutions therefore, and now located at, or used in connection with the operation of the premises or the improvements, as same may be covered by said Mortgage.

Said premises will be sold subject to and/or with the benefit of any and all restrictions, easements, improvements, covenants, municipal or zoning regulations or requirements, outstanding tax titles, condominium charges, fees, or assessments, municipal or other public taxes, assessments, outstanding orders of condition or any town requirements, and any liens or claims in the nature of liens, and existing encumbrances of record created prior to the mortgage, if any there be, and the rights of tenants and occupants of the mortgaged premises, if any there be. No representation is made as to the status of any improvements at the mortgaged premises and the Buyer purchases subject to all requirements related thereto.

The premises are being sold with the express acknowledgment that the Mortgagee makes no representation or warranty as to the presence or absence of any wetlands or environmental issue at all, or related to the septic or well systems, if any, or as to any contaminants or other substances, as noted under Mass. Gen. Laws 21E, or otherwise. If a violation of MGLA c.21E or any other Massachusetts Statute, Code or Regulation does exist, the correction thereof will be at the Buyer’s sole cost and expense, and shall be separate from the purchase price.  The Buyer shall indemnify and hold harmless the Mortgagee from any and all costs, expenses or liability related to any of the aforesaid.

TERMS OF SALE:

TEN THOUSAND ($10,000.00) DOLLARS shall be paid in cash or by certified or bank cashier’s check by the Buyer at the time and place of sale, and the balance to be paid in cash or by certified or bank cashier’s check within thirty (30) days thereafter to Attorney Laura A. Mann, 219 East Main Street, Milford, MA 01757.  The successful bidder shall be required to sign a Memorandum of Terms of Sale containing the above terms at the Auction sale.

As an additional condition and term of the sale, in the event the successful bidder refuses to sign the Memorandum of Sale or fails to complete the purchase in accordance with the terms and conditions of said foreclosure sale, the Mortgagee reserves the right to sell the mortgaged premises to the next highest bidder, and so on, and to accept all bids upon the condition that said next highest bidder shall deposit with mortgagee’s attorney the amount of the required deposit as set forth herein within three (3) business days after written notice of default of the previous highest bidder. Mortgagee may, in its sole discretion, but shall not be required to, utilize this process with each subsequent bidder under the same terms.  Upon deposit of the $10,000.00 earnest money by the next highest bidder, said bidder shall become the Buyer for purposes of the foregoing paragraphs and completion of the sale. In addition, in the event of default by the successful Bidder and the next highest bidder(s), Mortgagee also reserves the right to assume the next highest bid and proceed with the purchase of the property in accordance with the Memorandum of Sale.

This sale may be postponed or adjourned from time to time, if necessary, by the Mortgagee at the scheduled time and place of sale. The description of the premises contained in said mortgage shall control in the event of a typographical error in this publication.

Other terms, if any, to be announced at the sale.

MIDDLESEX SAVINGS BANK 

Present Holder of Said Mortgage 

By Its Attorney,

_____________________________

Laura A. Mann

219 East Main Street

Milford, MA  01757

(508) 478-7765

The Zekos Group Auctioneers

Paul Zekos, Auctioneer

MA License No. 104

 (508) 842-6400

5/25, 6/1 and 6/8/2018

ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS

PUBLIC NOTICE

   The Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 7:15 pm in the Town Hall, upstairs to convene the hearing for the application of Patricia A. Madigan, 191 Gratuity Rd., Groton, MA, for a variance to allow four dwellings to share a driveway on Lot 221, 19 & 20, 419 Old Ayer Rd., Groton, MA.  Please refer to Section 218-23D and any other applicable section of the Groton Zoning By-Law.  This legal notice shall publish at www.masspublishers.org.

Cynthia Maxwell

Chairman

5.25, 6.1

 

 

MORTGAGEE’S SALE OF REAL ESTATE

   By virtue and in execution of the Power of Sale contained in a certain mortgage given by James J. Skelly to Middlesex Savings Bank dated August 21, 2002 and recorded with the Middlesex (Southern) District Registry of Deeds in Book 36192, Page 302, of which mortgage the undersigned is the present holder, for breach of the conditions contained in said mortgage and for the purpose of foreclosing, the same will be sold at Public Auction at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, June 26, 2018, upon the mortgaged premises located at 9 Bayberry Road, Groton, Massachusetts, being all and singular the premises described in said mortgage, To Wit:

   “The land in said Groton, with the buildings thereon, situated on the northwesterly side of Bayberry Road and being shown as Lot 1 on a plan of land entitled “Sunset Park” Subdivision Plan, Land in Groton, Mass. Prepared for John Tosti & David McAnaul, original survey by Davis & Benoit, Inc., subdivision plan by Richard L. McGlinchey, November 6, 1978, Revise September 7, 1979, scale 1 in. = 50 ft., which plan is recorded with said Registry in Book 13900, Page 514, to which plan reference is hereby made for a more particular description.

   Containing 41,008 square feet according to said plan.  

   For mortgagor’s title, see deed recorded herewith.”

Together with all improvements now erected on the above described premises and all appurtenances, mineral, oil and gas rights and profits, water, water rights, and water stock, and all fixtures now attached to the above-described premises, all of which include replacements and additions thereto.

Also together with the personal property and fixtures of every kind and description now owned by James J. Skelly and situated upon the premises or as an improvement thereon, together with any renewals, replacements or additions thereto or substitutions therefore, and now located at, or used in connection with the operation of the premises or the improvements, as same may be covered by said Mortgage.

Said premises will be sold subject to and/or with the benefit of any and all restrictions, easements, improvements, covenants, municipal or zoning regulations or requirements, outstanding tax titles, condominium charges, fees, or assessments, municipal or other public taxes, assessments, outstanding orders of condition or any town requirements, and any liens or claims in the nature of liens, and existing encumbrances of record created prior to the mortgage, if any there be, and the rights of tenants and occupants of the mortgaged premises, if any there be. No representation is made as to the status of any improvements at the mortgaged premises and the Buyer purchases subject to all requirements related thereto.

The premises are being sold with the express acknowledgment that the Mortgagee makes no representation or warranty as to the presence or absence of any wetlands or environmental issue at all, or related to the septic or well systems, if any, or as to any contaminants or other substances, as noted under Mass. Gen. Laws 21E, or otherwise. If a violation of MGLA c.21E or any other Massachusetts Statute, Code or Regulation does exist, the correction thereof will be at the Buyer’s sole cost and expense, and shall be separate from the purchase price.  The Buyer shall indemnify and hold harmless the Mortgagee from any and all costs, expenses or liability related to any of the aforesaid.

TERMS OF SALE:

TEN THOUSAND ($10,000.00) DOLLARS shall be paid in cash or by certified or bank cashier’s check by the Buyer at the time and place of sale, and the balance to be paid in cash or by certified or bank cashier’s check within thirty (30) days thereafter to Attorney Laura A. Mann, 219 East Main Street, Milford, MA 01757.  The successful bidder shall be required to sign a Memorandum of Terms of Sale containing the above terms at the Auction sale.

As an additional condition and term of the sale, in the event the successful bidder refuses to sign the Memorandum of Sale or fails to complete the purchase in accordance with the terms and conditions of said foreclosure sale, the Mortgagee reserves the right to sell the mortgaged premises to the next highest bidder, and so on, and to accept all bids upon the condition that said next highest bidder shall deposit with mortgagee’s attorney the amount of the required deposit as set forth herein within three (3) business days after written notice of default of the previous highest bidder. Mortgagee may, in its sole discretion, but shall not be required to, utilize this process with each subsequent bidder under the same terms.  Upon deposit of the $10,000.00 earnest money by the next highest bidder, said bidder shall become the Buyer for purposes of the foregoing paragraphs and completion of the sale. In addition, in the event of default by the successful Bidder and the next highest bidder(s), Mortgagee also reserves the right to assume the next highest bid and proceed with the purchase of the property in accordance with the Memorandum of Sale.

This sale may be postponed or adjourned from time to time, if necessary, by the Mortgagee at the scheduled time and place of sale. The description of the premises contained in said mortgage shall control in the event of a typographical error in this publication.

Other terms, if any, to be announced at the sale.

MIDDLESEX SAVINGS BANK 

Present Holder of Said Mortgage 

By Its Attorney,

_____________________________

Laura A. Mann

219 East Main Street

Milford, MA  01757

(508) 478-7765

The Zekos Group Auctioneers

Paul Zekos, Auctioneer

MA License No. 104

 (508) 842-6400

5/25, 6/1 and 6/8/2018

ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS

PUBLIC NOTICE

    The Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 7:00 pm in the Town Hall, upstairs to convene the hearing for the application of D.T. Ward, PC, 142A Main St., Groton, MA, for a special permit for a professional office in a residential-business zone on Lot 113-1, 186 Main St., Groton, MA.  Please refer to Section 218-13 and any other applicable section of the Groton Zoning By-Law.  This legal notice shall publish at www.masspublishers.org.

Cynthia Maxwell

Chairman

5/25, 6/1

CITATION ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION

Docket No. MI18P0116EA

Commonwealth of Massachusetts

The Trial Court

Probate and Family Court

Middlesex Probate and Family Court

208 Cambridge Street

Cambridge, MA 02141

(617) 768-5800

Estate of: Bradbury Smith 

Also known as: Bradbury B Smith

Date of Death: 07/31/2017

 

To all interested persons:

A Petition for Formal Probate of Will with Appointment of Personal Representative has been filed by Sally L Smith of Groton, MA requesting that the Court enter a formal Decree and Order and for such other relief as requested in the Petition.

The Petitioner requests that: Sally L Smith of Groton, MA

be appointed as Personal Representative(s) of said estate to serve Without Surety on the bond in an unsupervised administration.

IMPORTANT NOTICE

You have the right to obtain a copy of the Petition from the Petitioner or at the Court. You have a right to object to this proceeding. To do so, you or your attorney must file a written appearance and objection at this Court before: 10:00 a.m. on the return day 06/12/2018.

This is NOT a hearing date, but a deadline by which you must file a written appearance and objection if you object to this proceeding. If you fail to file a timely written appearance and objection followed by an affidavit of objections within thirty (30) days of the return day, action may be taken without further notice to you.

UNSUPERVISED ADMINISTRATION UNDER THE MASSACHUSETTS UNIFORM PROBATE CODE (MUPC)

A Personal Representative appointed under the MUPC in an unsupervised administration is not required to file an inventory or annual accounts with the Court. Persons interested in the estate are entitled to notice regarding the administration directly from the Personal Representative and may petition the Court In any matter relating to the estate, including the distribution of assets and expenses of administration.

WITNESS, Hon. Edward F Donnelly, Jr., First Justice of this Court.

Date: May 15, 2018                                                                         Tara E. DeCristofaro, Register of Probate

5/25/18

Pages

Groton Herald

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 610, Groton, Massachusetts 01450
 

Office
161 Main Street, Groton, Massachusetts 01450
[above Main Street Café]
 

Telephone: 978-448-6061
 

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