May 202015
Memorial Day Parade Marches Monday

Groton’s Memorial Day is going to be much quieter than it has been for years; the annual parade is going to be missing a band this coming Monday, May 25. “The Groton Marching Band and Chowder Society no longer has enough members to field a band and the Groton-Dunstable Regional High School couldn’t line up more »

Apr 292015
Robotomies Roll Up The FIRST Competition Year

The Groton-Dunstable Regional High School Robotics team, the Robotomies, has completed the FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics “Recycle Rush” competitions for 2015. The first competition was held at Nashua High School South on Feb. 27th and 28th; the second competition was held at Bryant University in Smithfield, Rhode Island on more »

Apr 172015
Free Car Seat Checkpoint on Saturday

OK, it’s a kid’s car seat. How hard can it be to use it correctly? You could be surprised… but it’s better not to be. You can check things out this Saturday, April 18, when Officer Omar Connor of the Groton Police Department and Firefighter/EMS Paul McBrearty of the Groton Fire Department host a free more »

Apr 172015
Thesis: Groton-Dunstable Elementary Science Fair Is Lots of Fun

Ninety Groton-Dunstable elementary school students from Florence Roche and Swallow Union schools proved that “Science is Fun” at the second annual Groton-Dunstable Elementary Science Fair. Everyone from both schools, in grades K through 4, was invited to participate. The scientists created projects at home and prepared oral and visual presentations to be presented to judges during the more »

Apr 092015
Patricia Lawrence Lights Up the Stage in <em>Nine</em>

Groton’s Patricia Lawrence is a featured performer in the Arlington Friends of the Drama production of Nine this month. In this Tony Award-winning show, a famous film director is suffering from a creative block — and personal difficulties with his wife, mistress, the actress who serves as his muse, and his female producer. A musical more »

Apr 072015
Rabies Clinic Barks Up Right Tree

A steady stream of four-footed, furry visitors checked out Groton’s Central Fire Station Saturday as part of the Nashoba Associated Boards of Health’s annual rabies clinic. Groton Board of Health member and veterinarian Dr. Susan Horowitz delivered the $15 shots to a variety of critters, from Yorky puppies to big red tom cats and bigger more »