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Fire Chief McCurdy said the wall separating the raging garage fire and the house was so close that “if I were to lay down between the house and the garage, my feet would touch the garage and my head would be touching the house. It was six feet away - that close.”

 

by Connie Sartini   At approximately 2:45 a.m. on Wednesday, May 5, Groton Fire Department responded to the area of...

Inventor Benjamin McEvoy demonstrates the BenjiBall bat and ball at Larter Field in Dunstable.

 

•Entrepreneurship and Business Management Studies Aimed at Solving Societal Challenges Lead Dunstable Resident to...

Thomas Wong and Paul Henderson attain Eagle Scout level at Court of Honor. Courtesy photo

 

Troop 1 West Groton celebrated its two newest Eagle Scouts at a Court of Honor held Saturday, May 1, 2021 at Parker’s...
Ursula Flury guides bird watching hike on Mass Audubon Rocky Hills Trails as part of a Groton Conservation Trust-led a...

Voting at Town Meeting

• Approved: Construction of New Florence Roche Elementary School [Next Step Is The Ballot] • Approved: All CPC Funding...
by Russell Harris   With unanimous agreement, 0n April 8, the Planning Board approved a special permit for a 26-unit...

Fire Chief McCurdy said the wall separating the raging garage fire and the house was so close that “if I were to lay down between the house and the garage, my feet would touch the garage and my head would be touching the house. It was six feet away - that close.”

 

Inventor Benjamin McEvoy demonstrates the BenjiBall bat and ball at Larter Field in Dunstable.

 

Thomas Wong and Paul Henderson attain Eagle Scout level at Court of Honor. Courtesy photo

 

Voting at Town Meeting

Girls Lacrosse • Bromfield 19, GD 3 Scoring: Hannah Erickson, Zoe Bellipanni, Jennaveve Koch. GD 12,Westborough 4 Boys Lacrosse • Grafton...
GSGL Results  5/14/2021 Low Net scores • First: Bill Norton 30 (Flight D) • Second: David Boyle 33 (Flight A) • Third: Darius Budrys 37(...
Girls Tennis • Coach: Sue Adams (4th season) • Key players Graduated: Anna Rimkus and Heather Carroll. • Returning players: Seniors Morgan...
Dear Groton Voters,   After reading the LTE named, “Dirty Fossil Fuels in A Brand-New School?” in the Groton Herald last week it was abundantly...
Did you know the School Committee added a new position to the 2022 budget, “Coordinator of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, & Wellness”. That...
The Groton Herald is always eye-opening. "The Fate of Groton Colonials Who Rejected The Revolution" was a revelation. Thank you Joshua Vollmar!...
Last week’s fire at Lost Lake’s Shenandoah Road [see front page] once again highlights the work Groton’s Fire and Police departments do to protect...

Fire Chief McCurdy said the wall separating the raging garage fire and the house was so close that “if I were to lay down between the house and the garage, my feet would touch the garage and my head would be touching the house. It was six feet away - that close.”

 

by Connie Sartini   At approximately 2:45 a.m. on Wednesday, May 5, Groton Fire Department responded to the area of Shenandoah Rd, for multiple...

News

Friday, May 14, 2021 - 2:26pm

Fire Chief McCurdy said the wall separating the raging garage fire and the house was so close that “if I were to lay down between the house and the garage, my feet would touch the garage and my head would be touching the house. It was six feet away - that close.”

 

by Connie Sartini   At approximately 2:45 a.m. on Wednesday, May 5, Groton Fire Department...
Friday, May 14, 2021 - 2:17pm
by Connie Sartini   The Select Board voted unanimously to grant an All Alcoholic On Premise...
Friday, May 14, 2021 - 12:54pm

Pepperell Police seized a variety of drugs, firearms and cash following the execution of a search warrant Friday night at 5 Mill Street In Pepperell. Items included Cocaine, Methamphetamine, Ketamine, LSD, THC Concentrate, Ecstacy Pills, Glock & Ruger Handguns & Cash. (Courtesy Photo Pepperell Police Department)

 

With assistance from Groton, Dunstable and Littleton Police Departments as well as the...

Obituaries

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - 12:46pm
Robert (Bob) B. Gallipeau, 98 years old, died peacefully in the company of family members, on...
Thursday, March 11, 2021 - 3:08pm
Shirley was never afraid to try something new, so she marched forth, on March 4, 2021, in her...
Thursday, March 11, 2021 - 2:59pm
Michael J. Brickley, 63, of Groton, beloved father, brother and son, passed away on Wednesday,...

Features

Friday, May 14, 2021 - 10:36am

Thomas Wong and Paul Henderson attain Eagle Scout level at Court of Honor. Courtesy photo

 

Troop 1 West Groton celebrated its two newest Eagle Scouts at a Court of Honor held Saturday, May...
Friday, May 14, 2021 - 10:08am
Friday, May 14, 2021 - 10:00am
Ursula Flury guides bird watching hike on Mass Audubon Rocky Hills Trails as part of a Groton...

Public Notices

Public Notices are also online here.
Friday, May 14, 2021 - 12:30pm
INVITATION TO BID For TRASH REMOVAL AND RECYCLING SERVICES Due 11:00AM, FRIDAY, MAY 28,...
Friday, May 14, 2021 - 12:28pm
CITATION ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION Docket No. M112P2197EA Commonwealth of...
Friday, May 14, 2021 - 12:26pm
Public Meeting Notice Groton Conservation Commission In accordance with the Massachusetts...

Sports

Friday, May 14, 2021 - 3:19pm
Girls Lacrosse • Bromfield 19, GD 3 Scoring: Hannah Erickson, Zoe Bellipanni, Jennaveve Koch...
Friday, May 14, 2021 - 3:08pm
GSGL Results  5/14/2021 Low Net scores • First: Bill Norton 30 (Flight D) • Second: David...
Friday, May 14, 2021 - 3:04pm
Girls Tennis • Coach: Sue Adams (4th season) • Key players Graduated: Anna Rimkus and...

Special Announcements

Friday, May 14, 2021 - 1:09pm
by Connie Sartini   With Spring Town Meeting voter approval to authorize the Select Board to...
Friday, May 14, 2021 - 1:08pm
Week of April 19, 2021 During the week of April 19, dispatch answered 1138 calls for service....
Friday, May 14, 2021 - 12:59pm
The Town of Groton is seeking qualified applicants for a full time Council on Aging (“COA”)...

Happenings

Friday, May 14, 2021 - 10:52am
Groton Public Library • Service Hours: Tue-Sat, 10-5 Curbside Service: Tue-Sat, 10-4:30 • 2nd...
Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 3:57pm
Lowell General Hospital’s regional vaccination site at Cross River Center now has hundreds of...
Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 3:55pm
Visit www.prescottscc.org for details and to register CLASSES STARTING May 7 through May 21...

People

Friday, May 14, 2021 - 9:44am
     Nationally recognized commercial real estate firm Avison Young - New England’s seventh...
Friday, May 14, 2021 - 9:40am

Anne Barrett, historian, actress, and reenactor, performed as First Lady Martha Washington for the first time since March 2020 at the Senior Center recently. Barrett notes that very little is known about Martha Washington since she burned all her personal correspondence prior to her death. Photo by Steve Lieman

 

Friday, May 14, 2021 - 9:31am
Endicott College Dean's List      Endicott College is pleased to announce its Fall 2020 Dean’s...

Schools

Friday, May 14, 2021 - 1:33pm

Inventor Benjamin McEvoy demonstrates the BenjiBall bat and ball at Larter Field in Dunstable.

 

•Entrepreneurship and Business Management Studies Aimed at Solving Societal Challenges Lead...
Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 5:17pm
by Robert Stewart   The Groton-Dunstable Regional School District was ranked as one of the...
Thursday, April 29, 2021 - 4:04pm
by Fay Raynor, GDRSD Building Committee Chair   This is the third and final installment of...

Letters

Friday, May 14, 2021 - 2:50pm
Dear Groton Voters,   After reading the LTE named, “Dirty Fossil Fuels in A Brand-New School...
Friday, May 14, 2021 - 2:46pm
Did you know the School Committee added a new position to the 2022 budget, “Coordinator of...
Friday, May 14, 2021 - 2:42pm
The Groton Herald is always eye-opening. "The Fate of Groton Colonials Who Rejected The...

Out of Town

Friday, May 14, 2021 - 10:59am
...kicks off the first of five events on Saturday, May 15th at Lucy Larcom Park. The Arts Market...
Friday, May 14, 2021 - 10:56am
Join us on Saturday and Sunday, May 15th & 16th, for a fantastic weekend where you can see...
Thursday, April 29, 2021 - 3:29pm

Dapper Nimbus by Vivian Rosalee

 

Love birds or not..., be sure to flock to Loading Dock Gallery this June. "Just Married" at the...

Groton Herald

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