May 232015
Firefighter Curtis Disciplined, Restored to Duty After Email Investigations

Groton call firefighter Chris Curtis has been disciplined and returned to duty after separate police and fire department internal investigations into his sending an email to all or most members of the department allegedly threatening former firefighter James “Stewie” Horan and his friends who are members of the department, according to Groton Fire Chief Steele more »

May 222015
Long Days For Mike Bouchard This Week

This Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday were really long days for Town Clerk Michael Bouchard… Setting up voting machines, polling stations, work tables, and signs at the Groton Country Club and Senior Center on Monday. Up with, or maybe a little before, the sun on a damp and cool Tuesday morning to supervise a town election more »

May 212015
A Sparkling New Look For the Groton Country Club

Electrician Keith LaValley puts the finishing touches on a new Main Street sign for the Groton Country Club Wednesday May 20. Janine LaValley designed the sign as part of a new, complementary “look” for signs on town-owned buildings — the LaValleys have recently worked on signs for the Country Club, new central Fire Station, and more »

May 122015
Dear Editor: "I am writing to you, the people of Groton, to let you know that I am supporting Jack Petropoulos."

I am writing to you, the people of Groton, to let you know that I am supporting Jack Petropoulos for re-election to the Board of Selectmen. With that in mind, I have been researching the background regarding the Personnel Board controversy. The following is what I have learned: 1. HISTORY The selectmen, with the recommendation more »

May 122015
Three Man Race For Lone Selectman's Seat

Three people are running for a single open seat on the Groton Board of Selectmen in the May 19, 2015 town election. Incumbent Jack Petropoulos is seeking his second three-year term. He is challenged by long-time Planning Board member and current Chair George Barringer and Art Prest, who serves on several town committees but has more »

May 122015
Dear Editor: Three Selectmen, Residents Write: "Please join us in supporting Art Prest for Selectman in Groton."

We want to go on record as endorsing Art Prest for Selectman in Groton. Art’s background, education, and experience will prove a welcome addition to the Board of Selectmen in Groton. Art’s proven ability to analyze a situation and provide insight, ideas, and advice has benefitted all citizens of Groton. His ability to work collaboratively more »