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Rendering of proposed renovation of former Donelans Market at 240 Main Street, to be called Kilbourn Place in honor of Dr. Arthur G. Kilbourn founder of the former Groton Hospital once located on the site.

[Ed. Note: The Press Release below was written and submitted by Gus Widmayer,  longtime Groton resdient, member of the Planning Board, and prospective owner/ developer of former site of Donelans Market at 240 Main Street.] I am writing to introduce your readers to Kilbourn Place, a retail...
by Connie Sartini      Following many months of discussion, a 4-1 vote from the Fire Department Task Force, the support of four of the five Select Board members, and a strong show of citizen support at the only public outreach forum to discuss the matter, the addition of two, new, full-time...
by Connie Sartini      The historic Prescott School faces the loss of insurance coverage unless there is emergency repair work done to the building’s electrical panel. DPW Director Tom Delaney told the Select Board that the latest numbers for the repair work came in at “under $10,000” to fix the...
By Connie Sartini    Town Manager Mark Haddad advised the Select Board that that the current FY2020 budget has been impacted by an increase of $278,000 from the Groton-Dunstable Regional School Committee and from the proposal for the addition of two Firefighter/EMTs. He added that there is a...
         [Ed. Note: The full report of the Fire Department Task Force is available at grotonherald.com]   by Connie Sartini        Three members of the Fire Department Task Force - Chairman Peter Myette, John Kane and Ryan Monat, met with the Select Board to discuss their final report on the hiring...

Evidence Photo courtesy Littleton Police Department

Littleton Press Release Littleton Chief of Police Matthew Pinard and Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan have announced that Elizabeth Gapinski, 30, of Groton, was arraigned on March 4 in Ayer District Court and charged with trafficking over 36 grams of heroin.    Judge Margaret Guzman set bail...
A fire Monday morning in this home at 244 Nashua Road left the structure uninhabitable, according to Groton Fire Chief Steele McCurdy. Calls for the fire came in at around 11:09 a.m. with emergency personnel arriving about five minutes later. There were no injuries.     Chief McCurdy said there...

Photo of Senior Center taken morning of Friday February 23 showing construction progress. The light material on the exterrior is the Vapor Barrier.

by Russell Harris            [Ed. Note: An earlier version of this story appeared in both the print and online edition of this week's Groton Herald. Thanks to architect Gregg Yanchenko, we have been able to add an additional level of detail to this version, which replaces the former version.]   ...

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