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Elected officials, community leaders, and hotel developers and management gathered on the sprawling front porch of The Groton Inn, as one of America's oldest inns celebrates its historic re-birth and opening with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.    Pictured here: Front row: John Amaral, Principal, Omni...

Founding members Richard Lewis and Berta Erikson at Prescott Schcool Community Center event at Groton Inn

Founding members of Prescott School Community Center were honored by The Friends of Prescott at Groton Inn during a Recognition Celebration held May 12. More than 70 guests attended for an evening of refreshments and music provided by Indian Hill Music String Trio. Friends’ Chair Mary Jennings...

Bonne Marchesani & Jane Cloutier of Groton Women's Club demonstrate period music for "Colonial Days" program at Williams Barn. Photo by Ann Krajewski

After more than 10 years as Groton's Chief of Police, Donald Palma, Jr. will retire at the end of this month.  He is justly revered for remaking Groton Police Dept.into an exemplary community-focused department.        Top Photo: Chief Palma pictured at ceremony at Senior Center honoring his...


Groton Garden Club members prepare for their Plant Sale Saturday, May 12. Pictured (l to r)  are Linda Andelman, Carol Carter, Cindy Smith, Laura Bruno, Laura Semple,  Ellen Smith, Shelly Bryant, and Linda Loren. */ */
Groton Police Chief Don Palma, who had just prepared and served a delicious luncheon to the Groton Woman's Club at their meeting, April 21, receives a handmade quilt with a patriotic theme by Janet Dillon, Chairmen of the Soldiers Angels "Blankets of Hope". Photo by Ellen Hargraves. */
Blair Donohue’s short story, “Instructions for Girl” was selected for publication in The Massachusetts High School Magazine of the Arts, the only statewide print and online publication featuring jury-selected artwork, photography, poetry and creative writing by students in grades 8 to 12. Blair...
April 20 will always be twice as exciting for the LeBrun family of Groton. Jennifer LeBrun gave birth to both of her children at Emerson Hospital on April 20. Big sister Haley was born on April 20, 2016 at 6:21 a.m. and her little brother Carter was born on April 20, 2018 at 5:15 a.m. The family,...

Nashaway Girl Scouts hiking through Groton Town Forest on Earth Day. Photo courtesy of Girl Scouts

Nashaway Girl Scouts of all ages from Ayer, Dunstable, Groton, and Shirley enjoyed a hike through Groton Town Forest this past Earth Day, in preparation for a more challenging hike up Mount Monadnock in early May.  */ */
[As high school students, most of us have gone through the stressful process of writing an essay for college applications. What many people do not remember is how much work and creativity goes into crafting those essays. Groton-Dunstable High School student Avery Dichter’s essay proved to be ...


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