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In a cutline on page two in last week ‘s edition, we misidentified the common in front of the Old Meeting House. The correct name is Minuteman Common.The editors apologize for the error.  
by Connie Sartini     Town Manager Mark Haddad asked the Select Board to reconsider opening Groton Country Club pool. He advised that the protocols for its use were expanded and that a waiver has been prepared by Town Counsel. He said use would be for residents only. He suggested that the...
The Odd/Even–No Mondays-No Lawns-Summer Water Conservation Program is now in effect in Groton. Please adjust your irrigation systems to comply. For more information go to grotonwater.org  
By long-standing tradtion and company policy, The Groton Herald has not published the week of July 4 or the first two weeks of August. However, this year we will take off the first 2 weeks of July for vacation and recuperation, and skip the August vacation.      Therefore, there will be no...
Given the situation with the coronavirus in the foreseeable future, voting in the MA primary in September and the general election in November may be problematic for some people. MA House Bill 4737 addresses this issue.      Currently in MA, a person may vote by mail (aka absentee ballot) only...
On the night of Friday, May 15, 2020, at approximately 7:30 p.m. an intense and violent thunder storm swept through Groton. Power was knocked out to large portions of the community as trees were toppled on power lines and streets were impassable.      The Groton Water Department staff were...
The Groton Select Board has taken the following action at their regularly scheduled meeting of June 15, 2020: 1. After careful reconsideration and a review of protocols issued by the Commonwealth and developed by our Staff, the Select Board has decided to open the Pool at the Groton Country...
Groton residents and visitors to our Town are invited to stop by the new Groton Visitor Center at Prescott to be launched this Saturday, July 4 , 10:00-2:00. COVID-19 prevented the planned opening of the Visitor Center in the main lobby at Prescott in March, but access to it has been created ...
At times like these we come together as a community to support each other. One expression of community is Town Meeting where we approve funding for shared priorities and pass bylaws for the common good.      The 2020 Spring Town Meeting will be 10 a.m., June 13, outside and behind the Florence...
As the weather gets warmer, the Groton Police Department would like to remind residents and visitors to be mindful of parking restrictions when visiting our more popular parks and conservation areas, specifically Groton Place/Sabine Woods Trails and Bancroft Castle/Gibbet Hill Trail.      If...

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