DA donates drug collection box

06/23/2017 11:26 AM EDT
GROTON -- District Attorney Marian Ryan recently addressed about 100 seniors at the annual Groton Senior Picnic District Attorney to educate them on the risks of the opioid epidemic, and donated a drug collection box to for proper disposal of unwanted and unused prescription medication. 
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Hamster inspires Groton resident's clothing line (VIDEO)
06/23/2017 10:43 AM EDT - GROTON -- Connor Meeds has an unusual partner in his quest for a great college experience: Molly, the biggest, fattest hamster he could find. Full Story

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Jailed Ayer man accused of dealing drugs

AYER -- A 33-year-old Ayer man investigated for allegedly dealing drugs inside the Worcester County House of Correction is facing firearms charges after a letter he wrote to his girlfriend led police to a gun he allegedly stashed in Ayer, according Full Story
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35 years after killing, Lowell family seeks answers

Raising money to exhume body for DNA testing
LOWELL -- Brenda Lacombe was just 19 years old. Her badly beaten and decomposing body was found off Interstate 495 in Harvard in 1982, and no one has been charged with her killing in the 35 years since. Full Story
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Benson will discuss carbon-pricing bill at Shirley forum

SHIRLEY -- The Shirley, Ayer, Lunenburg, and Littleton Democratic Town Committees and the Indivisible Groton Area StateWatch Committee are holding a public forum with 37th Middlesex District Representative Jennifer Benson on June 29, 7 to 8:30 p. Full Story
 
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DA donates drug collection box

06/23/2017 11:26 AM EDT
GROTON -- District Attorney Marian Ryan recently addressed about 100 seniors at the annual Groton Senior Picnic District Attorney to educate them on the risks of the opioid epidemic, and donated a drug collection box to for proper disposal of unwanted and unused prescription medication. 
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Line dancing back at Groton Senior Center
06/23/2017 11:21 AM EDT - GROTON -- Learn to line dance at the Groton Senior Center! Learn to Line Dance -- Mondays 10-11am (beginning July 10) cost is $3 per class. Full Story

What's in the West Groton Firemen's barbecue sauce?
06/23/2017 11:01 AM EDT - GROTON -- The time has arrived! It is here! After several months of planning, the first chicken barbecue at Christian Union Church will be held on Saturday. Full Story

Hamster inspires Groton resident's clothing line (VIDEO)
06/23/2017 10:43 AM EDT - GROTON -- Connor Meeds has an unusual partner in his quest for a great college experience: Molly, the biggest, fattest hamster he could find. Full Story

Controversial "All Are Welcome" markers on the way in Groton
06/06/2017 01:12 PM EDT - By Anne O'Connor aoconnor@nashobavalleyvoice.com GROTON -- Selectmen voted unanimously to proceed on a Town Meeting vote which approved $1 to demonstrate support for the installation of privately-funded "All Are Welcome" markers at the road entrances to town and to support the Highway Department to perform installation. Full Story

'TRAPPED IN HIS BODY': Tay-Sachs diagnosis takes toll on Groton family
06/02/2017 12:09 PM EDT - GROTON -- Owen was a happy, healthy baby. He thrived, reaching the highest percentiles during his first pediatric visits. Full Story

Famous firefighter BBQ set in Groton
05/30/2017 09:19 AM EDT - GROTON -- Retired West Groton firefighters will come out of retirement for one day, Saturday, June 24, to prepare their famous chicken barbecue from decades ago to benefit the Christian Union Church. Full Story

Groton library offers Mass Audubon pass
05/26/2017 10:23 AM EDT - GROTON -- As a way to provide individuals and families in its service area with access to inexpensive, fun and educational outdoor activities, the Groton Public Library is participating in Mass Audubon's Library Partners program. Full Story

Groton-Dunstable Chamber Choir's music makes a big impression in Italy
05/26/2017 10:24 AM EDT - GROTON -- Travel abroad means many things. For a high school group it meant: music, art, making friendships, new food and pizza too, riding on a bus named Walter over mountainous roads and an alarming border crossing in a former communist country. Full Story

From farm-to-fork, from old-to-new
05/24/2017 09:26 AM EDT - GROTON -- A future addition to the town's restaurant scene is shaping up nicely and repurposing a historic brick building in the process. Full Story