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Alumni and friends of former Tarbell School gather on front steps. Photo by Connie Sartini

 

by Connie Sartini   On Thursday evening, Sept. 17, promptly at 6 p.m. a well distanced group gathered outside of the newly renovated Tarbell School for a flag raising ceremony “in memory for all the children who walked through those doors.”      Initiated by West Groton resident Gail...

A spontaneous candlelight vigil for long-time Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg gathered recently at Ayer Courthouse steps. Photos by Steve Lieman

This summer was supposed to be year two of a three-year cycle of EEE (Eastern Equine Encephalitis), the potentially deadly disease that surfaces for three or so years and then generally disappears for seven years, according to state health officials. Last year (2019), was the worst single year...
- Officer Bane’s K9 Corner - • Dispatched to Nashua Rd to assist looking for a missing person. Assisted Littleton PD in an item search to assist them with gathering evidence in an investigation. • Assisted Dunstable PD in searching for a missing 3-year- old. Child was hiding in the house...
• Aug 31 - September 5      During the week of August 31, the police department investigated 10 accidental 9-1-1 calls; had 4 reported bear sightings (although we saw at least 4 more reported on Facebook); checked on 3 complaints of fireworks or other loud noises; and checked the well-being of...
The trail connection between Gibbet Hill and Goat Hill will be closed from Thursday 17 September through Saturday 19 September for the installation of a trail bridge over a wet portion of the trail. Questions can be directed to Nikolis Gualco at the Groton Conservation Commission at (978) 448-...
On Tuesday, September 22, 2020 the Prescott School Contractor will be working on Main Street, installing a Fire Service Line into the Prescott School. Traffic will be delayed between the approximate hours of 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. and commuters and the public are urged to seek alternate routes. This...
Week of August 24 During the week of August 24, the police department investigated 12 accidental 9-1-1 calls and 6 motor vehicle complaints. There were no motor vehicle crashes this week. We helped one person get back into their car after they had locked the keys in the car. Emergency...
By George Moore, Groton Animal Control Officer   There were a total of 35 calls to the Animal Control Officer in the month of July, some of which were handled over the phone. The calls were for just about all the varieties of animal, domestic and wild in our town.      Most of the young...
Select Board Schedule 9/14/2020 - 1/11/2021   Monday, September 14, 2020              Regularly Scheduled Meeting  Monday, September 21, 2020              Regularly Scheduled Meeting Monday, September 28, 2020              No meeting – Yom Kippur Holiday Monday, October 5, 2020...

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