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Saturday, September 22, 2018

Charles H. Peterson Jr., 83, of Grafton

Grafton - Charles H. Peterson Jr., 83, passed away Friday, Feb. 17, 2017 at home following an illness. He is survived by his wife of...

Grafton American Legion’s walk to help military families

Grafton – For the third year, the Grafton American Legion Delisle-Goulet Post 92 will host a 5.2-mile walk and barbecue to benefit a veterans’ cause – with some changes this time. In addition to a different benefiting charity, it will be held in memory of Charlie Hurley, who unexpectedly passed away May 24 at age 68. Hurley served as the junior vice commander of the Sons of the American Legion in Grafton and coordinated the post’s activities. He also co-chaired the first two walks with Jenn Plante, the post bar manager.

Grafton High hockey excited about invigorating season

Region - In not-too-distant seasons past, mediocrity has been the norm for the Grafton High varsity ice hockey team. It’s not that the effort has not been there, quite the contrary, but records of .500 in 2013-2014 and 2014-2015 were pedestrian at best, say current seniors who were members of those squads.

Meet the ‘star volunteer’ of Grafton Senior Center

Grafton – Judy McKensie is described as the “star volunteer” of the Grafton Senior Center by Lisa Kelley, the outreach worker.

Mary Ann Smith, 72, of Grafton

Grafton - Mary Ann (Taparauskas) Smith, 72, passed away peacefully Sunday, March 18, 2018 at home, surrounded by her loving family, from complications from...
Selling raffle tickets to benefit the Grafton Historical Society are (l to r) Nancy Therrien, president; Jane Nozzolillo, volunteer; and Joe Schilke, curator. Photos/Ed Karvoski Jr.

Grafton Historical Society hosts 51st Antiques & Arts Fair

Grafton – Weather cooperated on a sunny June 16 when the Grafton Historical Society hosted its 51st annual Antiques & Arts Fair at Grafton...

Irene Mombourquette, 102, formerly of South Grafton

Milford/Grafton - Irene Mombourquette of Milford, formerly of South Grafton, passed away Monday, Jan. 1, 2018 at the age of 102. Born Marie Irene Edna...

Grafton girls’ track sprints to the top

Grafton – The Grafton High girls’ track and field team has not had a recent history of success, but that changed this spring when they achieved a perfect 8-0 record, averaged 100 points per meet, were Southern Worcester County League (SECL) East champions for the first time since 2006 and were overall SWCL champions for the first time since 1996. The squad also took home third place in the 2015 District Class B meet.

Local Christmas services

WESTBOROUGH Congregational Church of Westborough, 57 W. Main St., Dec. 24 at 5 p.m. (family service) and 7 p.m. (candlelight service). For more information, call...
Recipients of Tufts Neighborhood Service Fund (TNSF) grants pose with Tufts University President Anthony Monaco and members of the TNSF Board. Photo/Anna Miller -Tufts University

Grafton groups receive grants from Tufts University employee fund

Grafton – Three local community organizations have been awarded nearly $3,000 in grants from the Tufts Neighborhood Service Fund (TNSF). The TNSF collects donations...

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Janet Magnant, 90, of Grafton

Grafton - Janet Dow (Murphy) Magnant, 90, of North Grafton, passed away Sept. 12, 2018, with her loving family by her side. Janet was...