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The Groton Police Department has been made aware of a recent series of scams that have occurred in Middlesex County, as close as in the town of Dunstable. These scams target elders and are very different from the types of scams we have reported to our citizens in the past.      In these scams,...
by Robert Stewart   One of the loudest messages to come from the Coronavirus pandemic is the lack of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for nurses and doctors who work in close contact with patients who have been infected with COVID-19.      While many companies across the country have...
by Connie Sartini   Under Mass. General Law Chapter 39, Section 10, the Town Moderator may recess and continue a posted Town Meeting to a time, date and place certain in the event of a public health, public safety or weather-related emergency.      Groton Town Moderator Jason Kauppi advised...
by Connie Sartini   Town Manager Mark Haddad advised the Select Board that the Commonwealth of Massachusetts has issued new guidelines for grocery stores. Effective immediately,      “Grocery stores shall limit occupancy to 40 percent of its maximum permitted occupancy level as documented...
Moratorium On Evictions And Foreclosures The Massachusetts House and Senate approved different versions of legislation putting a moratorium on most residential and commercial evictions and foreclosures until 30 days after Gov. Charlie Baker lifts the ongoing state of emergency. Both bills allow...
by Russell Harris   Steward Health Care closed the ICU at the Nashoba Valley Medical Center in Ayer until further notice on Thursday, April 2. Now, the company wants to send these ICU nurses to Carney Hospital in Dorchester, more than 30 miles away, to treat Covid-19 patients there.      ...
by Connie Sartini   Although Sargisson Beach parking lot is closed to the public, as are many beach parking lots across the state, people are ignoring the warnings and parking their cars along Whiley Road and congregating at the beach. There is also a concrete fishing pier where people also...
Closure Extended to May 4, 2020      Following the extension of the Stay-At-Home order from Governor Charlie Baker, the Select Board voted unanimously to extend the closure of the Groton Town Hall, Groton Public Library, Groton Center and Groton Country Club to the public through Monday, May 4...
by Nancy Cicco   As COVID-19 threatens millions of lives, a business incubator for biotechnology and medical device companies called M2D2 - a partnership between UMass Lowell and UMass Medical School - is on the front lines of battling the virus. Research by two startups at M2D2 hold...
by Connie Sartini   Town Manager Mark Haddad has recommended that the Select Board consider delaying action on some of the Spring Town Meeting Warrant Articles. He said he believed that only essential matters should be addressed at the Spring Town Meeting. He cited the uncertainty of town...

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