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Friday, February 22, 2019

Snowy owl gets second chance thanks in part to Shrewsbury woman

By Christine Galeone, Contributing Writer Shrewsbury – Winters in the Arctic tundra are much more harsh than New England ones. So, it’s not surprising that, during...
Michael Shaughnessy

Michael Shaughnessy, 30, of Grafton and Yarmouth Port

Grafton/Yarmouth Port - Michael Henry Shaughnessy, 30, died unexpectedly Dec. 31, after a tragic fall. He was the son of the late John “Jack”...

Fire relief fund established for Grafton family

Grafton - Friends of Norm and Jean Daigle and their daughter and son-in-law, Debra and Randall Rixham, have announced the creation of a Fire...

Regional drive-through recycling and reuse event to be held Jan. 19; Recycle Electronics, Styrofoam, Textiles...

North Grafton - The first in a series of regional drive-through recycling and reuse events is coming to North Grafton Saturday, Jan. 19 from...

Shawn P. Contois, 33, of Grafton

Grafton - Shawn P. Contois, a 33-year-old aspiring actor of great promise and boundless energy, died Saturday morning, March 10, 2018 from injuries suffered...
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Tess N. Kelly, 25, of Grafton

Grafton - Tess N. Kelly, 25, of King Street, died unexpectedly July 30, 2018. She is survived by her husband, Kevin A. Daniel; her mother,...
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Grafton music teacher to belt ‘Young Frankenstein’ show tunes

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Grafton/Shrewsbury – In between teaching voice and piano lessons, Stephanie Sarkisian of North Grafton frequently performs with the Shrewsbury-based community...
The Grafton High School SWAT team

SHINE Initiative offers assistance and support to local schools for mental health programs

By Bonnie Adams, Managing Editor Region – As is all too well-known, the mental health of our young people is more tenuous than ever. Record...

And still they rise: The many lives, and deaths, of the South Grafton mills

Grafton – The revolution started with a river. The Blackstone River had no idea, of course, that it was to become a tireless laborer, the driving force that would keep the wheels of industry turning. But with a staggering drop of 438 feet over a 46-mile course, its powerful flow proved irresistible. Wherever the river went, so men and mills would follow.

Grafton & Upton Railroad to perform siren test

Grafton - The town of Grafton will perform a siren test Saturday, Jan. 20 at 12 p.m. The Grafton & Upton Railroad propane transfer...

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Elizabeth A. Colangelo, of North Grafton

North Grafton - Elizabeth A. “Betsy” Colangelo, 49, of North Grafton, passed away on Friday, February 15, 2019 at St. Vincent Hospital, Worcester, after...