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 By unanimous vote of the Select Board, Friends of Prescott were awarded a three-year lease, subject to a certificate of insurance, for the historic Main Street school building with the goal of operating a Community Center as well as renting space to small businesses, and other organizations.   ...
   While voters are accustomed to acting on town financial matters at spring Town Meeting, this year they will have some hard, financial decisions to make at the OctoberTown Meeting as there are requests for significant expenditures for work on two municipal structures, increasing funds to support...
 Groton voters have a unique opportunity at this year’s primary election as they will help decide who will replace long-serving representative in Congress Nikki Tsongas and State Senator Eileen Donahue. With that opportunity, however, voters face a dizzying numberof candidates for both national and...

Groton Police and Fire Respond to Accident Involving Car and Gas Tanker Truck

On August 21

  On Tuesday August 21, at approximately 8:45 PM, Groton Police and Fire personnel responded to a motor vehicle accident on Main St. near Pleasant St. involving a car and a gas tanker truck.  The operator of the car, a 22 year old Fitchburg man, was arrested for Operating Under the Influence of...
 Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) has announced the first three human cases of West Nile virus (WNV) in the state this year. WNV is usually transmitted to humans through the bite of an infected mosquito. While WNV can infect people of all ages, people over the age of 50 are at higher...

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 Brian Lagasse, landowner, and Richard Roper, developer along with Stephen Mullaney and Mika Lassila of S.J. Mullaney Engineering are making the rounds of town committees and boards to listen to ideas, suggestions and observations before starting the formal approval process for building a two-phase...
*/   The urgent request from Fire Chief Steele McCurdy to add two new firefighters to the Groton Fire Department received the full support of the three Select Board members present at Monday night’s Board meeting. Members Alison Manugian, Becky Pine, and John Giger all voted to support this effort...
 Following months of discussions regarding waiving fees caused by the uproar that resulted from the Select Board’s decision to waive a substantial amount of the Indian Hill Music Building Permit Fee – by close to $500,000 – and the subsequent ruling by the Attorney General’s Office that this was...
 The Bank of America branch at 167 Main Street on the corner of Station Avenue and Main Street, directly opposite town hall and next to Citizens Bank, is closing on November 27, 2018, the company announced.    As of press time, efforts to reach the company by the Groton Herald and town officials to...
The Nashua River Watershed Association has raised serious concerns about a proposed construction fill dump-site in Pepperell, and has asked the state to reject the proposal.    On August 14, 3018, the Nashua River Watershed Association (NRWA) wrote to the Massachusetts Department of Environmental...

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