Letters

Final touches being completed on Station House Restaurant. Photo by Russell Harris

Dear Editor, About six months ago, I returned to Groton from practicing law in Manhattan to help my parents rehabilitate the old fire station into a farm-to-fork restaurant. Our family has given this preservation project careful attention for the unique challenges in modernizing an architecturally...
To the Editor, While I recognize the Groton Herald’s right to express an editorial opinion, I think its criticism of The Economic Development Committee, a committee established by Selectmen to aid their decision-making on future economic development in the Town, is wrong-headed and misses the point...
Dear Groton Residents, My family and I would like to thank those of you who have been vigilant and kind during our egg laying season! We have had to cross busy roads to nest and many of you have helped us cross safely. During our 200 million years on the planet we have had to deal with clumsy...

This photo of the beautifully refurbished weather vane soon to be reinstalled on the spire of the Old Groton Meetinghouse, gives a perspective on its size and scale. Installation ceremony starts at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, July 15 Photo by Steve Lieman

To The Editor, After a many month absence from the spire of the Old Groton Meetinghouse, the 250 year old, three dimensional rooster weather vane affectionately known as “Buddy” will return to his rightful place overlooking Minuteman Common. Light refreshments will be served in the vestry (1st...
To the Editor, Everyone should read the excellent articles in GELD’s July newsletter about electric cars. (http://www.grotonelectric.org/geld-newsletter-july-2017/) In the not too distant future most of us will drive fully electric vehicles. I’ve driven one for two years and it is much less...
GDATPLAY, INC., the new 501(C)3 non-profit privately fundraising for the Fields Renovation Project at the Groton-Dunstable Regional High School Main Stadium Complex has finished their Spring Community Fundraising with nearly half of the initial funds secured that it needs to build the multi-sport...
To The Editor, When you covered that rock garden installation at Florence Roche, I was a bit disappointed that it was not mentioned that this was a collaborative art project at both elementary schools. I shared the idea that I was going to do this project with the whole Swallow Union School and...
Dear Editor: It’s rhododendron time at Groton Place. The public is invited to stroll the beautiful pathway that was planted by the Dumaine family many years ago. Rhododendron Maximum, a native species, is blooming along the full length of the Rhododendron Trail. Blooms range from ground level to...
To The Town of Groton, Steve Boczenowski and I hold a discussion group to discuss our relationship with people of color, social justice and all issues black and white and would like you to join us. Why would you want to join this discussion group? You would like to learn more about how African...
Dear Editor, I will begin this letter with a brief note about historical English usage: Contrary to Stuart Schulman’s statement that the word “men” in the Declaration of Independence is not capitalized, in the original (and faithful copies), it is. The English language of the Founding Fathers––...

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