Students to show creativity innovation at national event

04/19/2019 02:37 PM EDT
GROTON -- Two teams from the Groton-Dunstable area will take part in an innovative competition where they will present creative solutions to a number of mind-bending STEAM-based challenges on May 22-25. 
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Piene's stunning visual pieces on display at FAM
03/25/2019 10:33 AM EDT - FITCHBURG -- Born in Germany in 1928, Otto Piene created art that has been seen all over the world. After leading a fascinating life, he settled in Groton in 1983 and continued his work until his death in 2014, creating stunning visual pieces Full Story

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Living with bears in our backyards

AYER -- "This is the week when all the bears are out of their dens," said Chalis Bird, Northeast District Wildlife Biologist, when she spoke April 10 at the Ayer Town Hall in a program co-sponsored by the Ayer Library and the Massachusetts Division of Fisheries & Wildlife. Full Story
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11 Town Meetings agree: Nashua River is 'Wild and Scenic'

It's official: Nashoba Valley residents believe the Nashua, Squannacook and Nissitissit rivers deserve the designation of "Wild and Scenic. Full Story
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School Honors

Ayer Shirley Middle School Principal's List for Term 3 Grade 6: Riley Adamson, Jake Bryant, Emily Churchill, Grace Cormier, Josefina Daisy, Carley Ehwa, Chandra Eli-johnson, Liliana Ellin, Hayden Fallon, Marcos Herreros, Madison Leone, Matthew Marchand, Brady Martone, Karen McEwen, Bryann Meadows, Lauren Reardon, Keziah Salter, Katelyn Full Story
 
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Students to show creativity innovation at national event

04/19/2019 02:37 PM EDT
GROTON -- Two teams from the Groton-Dunstable area will take part in an innovative competition where they will present creative solutions to a number of mind-bending STEAM-based challenges on May 22-25. 
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Justice CORPS initiative aims to empower school abuse victims
04/02/2019 10:06 AM EDT - GROTON -- Critics of transparency at boarding schools and other educational institutions have glared at the child abuse loophole for decades. Full Story

Piene's stunning visual pieces on display at FAM
03/25/2019 10:33 AM EDT - FITCHBURG -- Born in Germany in 1928, Otto Piene created art that has been seen all over the world. After leading a fascinating life, he settled in Groton in 1983 and continued his work until his death in 2014, creating stunning visual pieces Full Story

Country club delivers league play for juniors
03/22/2019 02:28 PM EDT - GROTON -- Registration for PGA Jr. League is now open at golf facilities throughout the region including Groton Country Club. Full Story

Lawrence Academy Singers in Big Apple
03/22/2019 02:29 PM EDT - GROTON -- The Lawrence Academy Singers will take the stage of New York's Carnegie Hall for the third time on Sunday, April 28, at 2 p. Full Story

Smith recognized for environmental efforts
03/15/2019 01:46 PM EDT - CARLISLE, Pa. -- Izzy Smith of Groton, a senior at Dickinson College, has been selected as a Baird Sustainability Fellow for advancing sustainability goals on or beyond the Dickinson campus through excellence in scholarship, leadership and service. Full Story

Senior Center gets a lift from bank's $15,000 grant
03/15/2019 01:55 PM EDT - GROTON -- The construction of a new senior center is still rolling along with the help of a recent $15,000 gift from the Middlesex Savings Bank. Full Story

Trump signs bill protecting Nashua, Squannacook and Nissitissit rivers
03/13/2019 01:17 PM EDT - GROTON - The bright sunshine reflects off of the glistening waters of Nashua River as members of the Nashua River Watershed Association look upon it running through Groton. Full Story

Library, new senior center benefit from bank donation
03/08/2019 01:33 PM EST - GROTON -- Groton Public Library and Friends of the Groton Elders each received a $15,000 gift from Middlesex Savings Bank Charitable Foundation recently at bank's 2019 Community Gift presentation in Westboro. Full Story

DA: Groton woman sold heroin
03/06/2019 08:36 AM EST - LITTLETON -- A Groton woman was arrested after being accused of selling heroin inside a commercial property on King Street in Littleton where she worked for an outside vendor at the company's cafeteria, authorities say. Full Story