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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...

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.

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...
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...

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...
Tomato harvest

Volunteers at Community Harvest Project help to provide hunger relief

 By Liz Nolan, Contributing Writer North Grafton – The nonprofit Community Harvest Project (CHP) located at 37 Wheeler Road in North Grafton doesn’t just have...
Brandy Pichette

Brandy Pichette, 41, of Grafton

Grafton - Brandy Pichette, 41, passed away April 1, 2019 following complications to diabetes. She is survived by her parents, Debra (Rowland) and Allan Pichette;...

Luthier lives the dream in Grafton

Grafton - Steve Beckwith was already living the dream before he and his wife Jan relocated to Grafton from Bolton this past fall. Beckwith, who left behind a high-stress, senior management position to launch his second career as a luthier - a craftsperson who builds and repairs guitars and other stringed instruments - is hoping that the move will make that dream just a little more visible.

Weather in Grafton

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Grafton softball tops Marlborough 2-0

By Jeff Slovin, Contributing Writer Grafton - The Grafton High School Indians softball team defeated the Marlborough High School Panthers by a score of 2-0, in...