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Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Grafton officials disagree over Pulte settlement

Grafton - A settlement between Pulte Builders and the town of Grafton was the subject of a disagreement between town officials during the Board of Selectmen’s April 7 meeting. On Jan. 9, town officials announced they had had reached a $1.3 million settlement with Pulte Homes over the profit dispute for the Hilltop Farms Chapter 40B development in South Grafton. Of the $1.3 million total amount, the town said it would retain $900,000 and the rest would cover legal expenses.

Grafton may build for-profit crematorium

Grafton - At the Grafton Board of Selectmen’s April 7 meeting the board was encouraged to consider the possibility of having the town build a for-profit crematorium.

Dr. Leo C. Jacques, 99, of Grafton

Grafton - Dr. Leo C. Jacques, 99, died peacefully Saturday, April 4, 2015 in Wayland. Jacques will be remembered as a devoted public servant,...

Joseph S. Lucek, 93, of Grafton

Grafton - Joseph S. Lucek, 93, passed away peacefully Thursday, April 2, 2015 at St. Francis Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Worcester. He leaves his...

Judith A. Atchue, 64, of Worcester and Grafton

Worcester/Grafton - Judith A. (Stoll) Atchue, 64, passed away Wednesday, April 1, 2015, following complications from heart surgery. She leaves her husband of 44 years,...

Grafton firefighter and farmer saves lives through service

Grafton - Whether it was fighting fires or cultivating crops, Kenneth Dion of North Grafton often was found at the scene, helping people in need. Dion retired in March after nearly 29 years of dedicated service with the Worcester Fire Department. But he will be continuing with his full-time job as operations director at the Grafton-based Community Harvest Project, a nonprofit organization that brings volunteers together to grow and distribute fresh fruits and vegetables for hunger relief.

Avidia Charitable Foundation donates to Apple Tree Arts

Grafton - The Avidia Charitable Foundation recently donated $2,269 to Apple Tree Arts in Grafton, a nonprofit community school for the arts serving people...

Sylvia E. Anderson, 87, of Grafton

Grafton - Sylvia E. (Lessard) Anderson, 87, passed away Wednesday, March 25, 2015 after an illness. Her husband, Melvin J. Anderson, passed away in...

Grafton Community Television airs new episodes of “Along the Blackstone”

Grafton - Two new editions of "Along the Blackstone," the Blackstone Valley National Heritage Park's award-winning video series, are set to air on Grafton...

A trip back in time: attending school in Grafton in the 19th and early...

Grafton - Living in 2015, it can be hard to imagine even the most commonplace aspects of life in the centuries that preceded ours.

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Richard Harris, 92, of Grafton

Grafton - Richard Henry Harris, 92, died Nov. 17, 2018 in Worcester, the city in which he was born and raised, where he married...