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The G-D Regional School District is working in partnership with Groton Senior Center, Groton Neighborhood Food Project, Community Children’s Fund, and Commissioners of Trust Funds to continue the work that Loaves & Fishes has provided to the communities of Groton and Dunstable. Senior Center...
     Early spring is typically the time when firefighters are busy fighting brush fires. As the season changes, the winds can be strong and unpredictable. “Please conduct open burning safely and watch the wind. Have a permit and be ready to shut it down quickly if the weather changes,” pleaded...
Believing it essential that the whole community have access to current Groton-specific news and information during the Covid-19 pandemic, The Groton Commissioners of Trust Funds have helped us open the online content of the Groton Herald website to everybody for nine months, effective this week....

Two members of the Townsend Ecumenical Outreach loaded COA Director Shelp’s vehicle with fresh fruit and  non-perishables and have arranged for frozen and fresh food to be delivered Thursday.

 

by Connie Sartini   Council on Aging Director Kathy Shelp addressed the firsthand fluidity of the COVID-19 consequences and its impact on Groton. “Unexpected to the COA, Loaves and Fishes Food pantry temporarily closed their doors in order to minimize the health risks to their staff and...
by Connie Sartini   Town Manager Mark Haddad updated the Select Board on the status of current building projects in town. Since last week’s Board meeting, where they adopted the Governor’s regulations on building construction, the state has issued further restrictions. Town Manager Mark...
The Middlesex Sheriff ’s Office today announced four more incarerated individuals have tested positive for COVID-19.The individuals were tested Monday after displaying symptoms associated with COVID-19. All four individuals were medically isolated in the Health Services Unit (HSU) and tested in...
$500 Million Emergency Food Fund Legislation Filed      Rep. Mindy Domb (D-Amherst) has filed legislation, co-sponsored by 36 of her colleagues, to establish a $500 millionemergencyfundtosupport food pantries in Massachusetts as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak. The legislation, would provide...
Real Estate & Personal Property Bills Mailed Early      Fourth quarter Real Estate and Personal Property tax bills have been mailed, which is a few days earlier than normal. This was done solely to have the bill in your hands for planning purposes if needed. At this time, the due date for...
With the full impact of the pandemic gradually becoming clear, it is worth considering the risk profile of Groton’s population. It turns out that our town’s population, taken as a whole, is at higher risk of fatalaties than many other towns and municipalities in Massachusetts because of the large...
Issuance of new REAL IDs and Non-Commercial Learner’s Permits has been suspended until April 7; a 60-Day extension has been applied to CDL Medical Certificates.      Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) has announced several additional measures being implemented to prioritize reducing...

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