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Town Manager Haddad reported that the Fire Department is in the first of several rounds of interviews with candidates for the two new fulltime Firefighter/EMT positions approved at Spring Town Meeting. There are three internal candidates and 49 external candidates.    The two Firefighter/EMT...
Groton Police Dept posted the following Advisory.   We're aware of skimmers found at a Lunenburg gas station.Here are four ways to help protect yourself from skimmers. • Consider whether the station you’re filling up at is a likely target for thieves. For instance, it may not have security cameras...
To The Editor,   On June 8th, a large, non-native tortoise was seen crossing Chicopee Row, between # 291 and #248, heading East. This tortoise may be a lost pet, but most likely it has been abandoned.     This native of Venezuela loves vegetables and fruit. The cold of winter will be fatal for the...
Due to a reporting error, the estimated total cost of the Florence Roche Building Project was incorrectly stated in a story which appeared in the May 31 issue. In the story, it was reported that the cost of the project to replace Florence Roche School is estimated to be between $25 and $30 million...
Sen. Ed Kennedy will be available to meet with constituents during office hours in Groton this month: Thursday June 13 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Groton Town Hall, First Floor Conference Room, 173 Main St. No appointments are necessary. Stop in to say hello or discuss issues and concerns with Sen. Kennedy...
The Select Board ratified the following appointments made by Town Manager Mark Haddad; John Weix as a Communications Officer for the Groton Police and Fire Departments, and Michael Tonelli as a Park Ranger.    In addition, the Board approved the appointment of Stacy Chilcoat and Nadia Madden to the...
Massachusetts remains in 8th Place in U.S. News and World Report Ranking of Best States –      Massachusetts, ranked number 1 in 2017, plummeted to number 8 in 2018 and held steady in 8th place for 2019. The Bay State rankings include #1 in Education, #2 in Health Care, #4 in Crimes and Corrections...
The American Red Cross has a critical shortage of type O blood and urges eligible donors to give now to help patients facing trauma and other life-threatening situations. As a thank-you for helping replenish the blood supply, all donors who come to give blood or platelets now through June 10 will...

Groton's annual Memorial Day parade will be in the morning on Monday, May 27.

 Groton’s annual Memorial Day observance will be held on Monday 27 May and will consist of a parade with ceremonies at the Main Street Common, Old Burying Ground, Groton Cemetery, and Sawyer Common. As always the parade honors veterans of ALL wars, but this year’s special theme will be the 100th...

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