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Monday, September 24, 2018

Monetary donations still requested to help replace Grafton Fire Department canteen truck

By Bonnie Adams, Managing Editor Grafton – When the Grafton Fire Department is called to action, either to fight a blaze in their own town...

Debra S. Ripsz, 57, of Grafton and Westborough

Grafton/Westborough - “If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else” – Booker T. Washington. Debra S. Ripsz lived selflessly, inspiring and...

Pet Rock Fest benefits animal causes for 20th year

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Grafton – Comfortably cool temperatures Sept. 9 were a welcomed break from the humid dog days of summer for about...
Christian N. Onorato

Christian N. Onorato, 31, of Grafton

Grafton - Christian N. Onorato, 31, a loving, loyal son, brother, friend, passed away Monday, Jan. 15, 2018 in an auto accident. He is survived...

Soccer players honored at all-star banquet

By Dakota Antelman, Contributing Writer Grafton - Three Grafton High School Girls’ Varsity soccer players earned recognition at this year’s Central Mass Soccer Coaches Association...

Grafton High serves graduates superlatives with breakfast

Grafton – Before graduating June 5 at the Hanover Theatre in Worcester, the Grafton High School (GHS) class of 2015 gathered June 4 for a senior breakfast at the GHS Commons.

Kathleen A. Despres, 75, of Grafton

Grafton - Kathleen A. Despres, 75, of Grafton, passed away Friday, Dec. 22, 2017 at the Jewish Healthcare Center in Worcester. Born in Northbridge, she...
Susan C. Dussault

Susan C. Dussault, 54, of Millbury and Grafton

Millbury/Grafton - Susan C. Dussault, 54, passed away Friday, March 23, 2018 at Rose Monahan Hospice Home in Worcester. She is survived by her father,...

A history of crime in Grafton, one of the county’s safest towns

Grafton - At 64.9 crimes per 100,000 residents, Grafton finds itself second only to Shrewsbury at 46.9 as one of the safest places to live in the area, according to the website City-Date.com. Grafton was compared to Shrewsbury, Millbury, Upton, Sutton, Northbridge, Auburn, Douglas and Worcester, which ranks lowest on the list at 417.3 crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes considered include murder, rape, robbery, assault, burglary, theft, auto theft and arson.
Daniel T. Cellucci

Daniel T. Cellucci, 66, of Grafton

Grafton - Daniel T. Cellucci, 66, of Grafton, passed away unexpectedly July 18, 2018 at the UMass/Memorial Healthcare-University Campus in Worcester. Born in Worcester, he...

Weather in Grafton

Grafton, US
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Helen E. Stone, 92, of Grafton

Grafton -  Helen E. (Kelly) Stone, 92, passed away Sept. 13, 2018 after a sudden illness. Her husband, Arthur W. Stone Sr., passed away...