Thursday, May 28, 2020

Richard Caron, 69, of Grafton

Grafton - Richard Caron, 69, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017 following an illness at UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester. He is survived by...

Elizabeth A. Supski, 42, of Grafton

Grafton - Elizabeth A. Supski, 42, passed away unexpectedly after a brief illness Sunday, July 17, 2016. She is survived by her parents, Theresa (Schreck)...

Police create support fund for 5-year-old Grafton girl

Grafton - The Grafton Police Association has established a support fund for 5-year-old Sofia Sugarman (Connors) whose family recently suffered a tragic event. Anyone wishing to make a monetary donation to this fund can do so by dropping donations off at the Grafton Police Headquarters, 28 Providence Road. Please make all checks payable to the Grafton Police Association and indicate in the note section “Sofia Sugarman Fund.” The Grafton Police Association has pledged the first $1,000 to this effort.

Work continues on the Grafton Town House

Grafton – Work has started on the renovations for the Town House located on Grafton Common. The town voted overwhelmingly in May, 2015, to allocate $928,741 to the ongoing project, with $860,924 coming from unexpended bond proceeds from the new high school construction and $67,817 from free cash.

Three local libraries approved for placement on waitlist for funds

Region – Three local libraries – Grafton, Marlborough and Westborough – have been approved to go onto a waitlist for renovation funds granted through a state program overseen by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners (MBLC). Nine Massachusetts communities – Dartmouth, Hadley, Kingston, Medford, Norwell, Springfield, Sutton, Wayland and Weymouth – received grants that will allow them to proceed with construction for 2017-2018.

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...
Armand L. Morin

Armand L. Morin, 93, of Grafton and Northbridge

Grafton/Northbridge - Armand L. Morin, 93, passed away May 5, 2020 at Saint Camillus Healthcare Center after a lengthy illness. His wife of 57...

William C. Richardson, 82, of Grafton

Grafton - William C. "Bill" Richardson was 82 when he passed away Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015 with his family at his side. Bill is survived...

Grafton musician is busier than ever in retirement

Grafton – Fred Orkiseski is a busy man. And at age 83, he intends on staying that way. He has spent a lifetime performing and teaching music, including serving as director of music for Grafton Public Schools for 40 years. Now, along with making music, he spends his time on other pursuits - golfing, painting, cooking, and learning more about the subjects he loves, such as World War II aviation, railroads and carpentry.

Grafton girls soccer remains undefeated

Grafton - The Grafton High School Indians girls soccer team remains undefeated after topping the Bartlett High School Indians by a score of 9-0 in a game played Sept. 21.

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