Learning tradition

01/23/2015 12:16 PM EST
On a recent cold Sunday, participants enjoyed a warm afternoon inside the Groton Public Library learning traditional rug-hooking with instructor Sandy Langley, of Hudson, NH. 
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Climate change report spurs response
01/22/2015 09:58 AM EST - GROTON -- With the long-awaited release of a draft of the state's climate adaptation report, Sustainability Commission member Leo Laverdure is ready to begin working on Groton's own version with the aim of having portions of it ready by the end of the year. Full Story

AYER NEWS
Buy your Taste of Nashoba tickets at Ayer Fire Dept.; $5 will go to Ayer's S.A.F.E. program

The 14th Annual Taste of Nashoba Valley, a culinary experience, is happening Tuesday, March 24, from 5:30-8 p. Full Story
HARVARD NEWS
Coming up at Harvard Library

Storytimes Infant Storytime ~ Mother Goose on the Loose (no sign-up) - Ages 0 - 2 and up: Mondays & Thursdays at 10:30 Mother Goose on the Loose is an early literacy program that uses rhymes and songs to help pre-reading children get ready for reading. Full Story
SHIRLEY NEWS
Benjamin Hill ice skating rink open to the public

SHIRLEY -- More than two years in the planning and making, with its surface smoothly frozen after several days of frigid temperatures, the rink will soon be dedicated and named for Don Malloon, who is being recognized for his contributions to the project, Park Committee Chairman Donald Farrar said. Full Story
 
MOST RECENT
Fact finding trip to UN approved for Big Book club

School Committee urged to settle teacher contract
01/23/2015 07:31 AM EST
GROTON -- Ten years in the making, the long-running story of the Biggest Book on World Peace may finally be nearing the end of its story. 
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A swarm of drumlins:
01/23/2015 07:31 AM EST - * The Groton Public Library is hosting a Woods Forum, Wednesday, Feb. 4, 7 p.m. with informal meeting 6:30-7 p. Full Story

Story Slam Feb. 6 at Second Hand Prose
01/23/2015 07:30 AM EST - GROTON -- Second Hand Prose will host a Story Slam on Friday, Feb. 6, at 7 p.m. at 30 Hollis St. The theme for the Story Slam stories will be Books. Full Story

Climate change report spurs response
01/22/2015 09:58 AM EST - GROTON -- With the long-awaited release of a draft of the state's climate adaptation report, Sustainability Commission member Leo Laverdure is ready to begin working on Groton's own version with the aim of having portions of it ready by the end of the year. Full Story

Prescott School panel balks at Groton parking plan
01/21/2015 09:48 PM EST - GROTON -- The town manager suffered a setback when members of the Municipal Building Committee for Prescott School decided not to move forward on his proposal to convert the rear of the Prescott building into public parking. Full Story

Selectmen want country club to
01/19/2015 01:49 PM EST - By Hiroko Sato MediaNews GROTON -- Have business skills and deep knowledge and love of golf? If your answer is yes, you might qualify to become the head of the Groton Country Club, as the town looks to hire someone who can run the municipal club as a real business. Full Story

Planes causing nuisance over Ayer,
01/16/2015 07:31 AM EST - By Jon Bishop jbishop@nashobapub.com AYER -- David McCoy, an Ayer resident, has had issues with planes before. Full Story

Boutwell open house , registration
01/16/2015 07:31 AM EST - The Boutwell Early Childhood Center's 2015-2016 preschool registration for the Groton-Dunstable Regional School District will begin with an open house on Wednesday, Jan. Full Story

The Posting Board
01/16/2015 07:32 AM EST - Woman's club meets Jan. 16 On Friday, Jan. 16, the Groton Woman's Club will be holding a meeting at the Union Congregational Church at 218 Main St. Full Story

Groton Town Census on its way
01/15/2015 10:34 AM EST - Groton Town Census You will soon be receiving the 2015 Groton annual town census mailed to all households in Groton. Full Story

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Gold nuggets stolen from Wells Fargo museum in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Thieves in a stolen SUV smashed through the glass doors of the Wells Fargo History Museum in downtown San Francisco before dawn Tuesday and made off with historic gold nuggets on display. Full Story
Spotify's Top 10 most streamed tracks

The following list represents the most streamed tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Monday, Jan. Full Story
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Benedict Cumberbatch sorry for racist remark

“The Imitation Game” actor was trying to address racial inequities in the film business when he referred to “colored actors” during a TV interview.