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Achieving mission to merge music and visual art

  By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Grafton/Scituate – Lennie Peterson began striving to blend his passions for music and visual art when he grew up...

Folk concert to benefit refugee ministry

Grafton – A benefit concert to benefit Refugee Immigration Ministry and sponsored by Simple Church and the Congregational Church of Grafton will be held Saturday, March 12, at the Congregational Church, 30 Grafton Common. There will be a dinner at 5:30 p.m., and the concert, featuring the folk band Spirit Fiddle, will be at 7 p.m. Combined cost is $20, $10 for children, with 100 percent of the proceeds going to support an asylum seeker from the Congo

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.

Dauphinais, Hanna win bids for Grafton BOS

Grafton – Incumbent Craig Dauphinais and former Planning Board Chair Sargon Hanna defeated a third candidate, Edward Prisby, to win the two seats in...

Judith E. Fossbender, 69, of Grafton

Grafton - Judith E. (Mikolsky) Fossbender, of Grafton, passed away Saturday, July 18, 2015 at the age of 69. Judi was born Dec. 23, 1945...

Grafton boys’ soccer continues to roll

Grafton – The Grafton High School Indians boys’ soccer team defeated the Millbury High School Woolies by a score of 2-1 in a game played Oct. 19

Grafton Selectmen address multiple issues

Grafton - With few exceptions, the Grafton Board of Selectmen dealt expeditiously with a number of items at the Nov. 3 meeting. The board voted to sign a contract with Graves Engineering for services relating to the Stowe Road Drainage Improvement Project. At the fall Special Town Meeting, the town voted to approve $50,000 to study the feasibility of repairing a chronic water drainage problem at 38-40 Stowe Road which has resulted in an ever-growing chasm between the properties there.

Baptist Church Holiday Fair to be held Nov. 5

Grafton - The Baptist Church of Grafton, 1 South St., will hold its annual fair Saturday, Nov. 5, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m....
Lillian M. Dziembowski

Lillian M. Dziembowski, 100, of Grafton

Grafton - Lillian M. (Boutiette) Dziembowski, 100, passed away peacefully Jan. 4, 2019 at The Overlook Masonic Home in Charlton. She was predeceased by...

Lorraine E. Mombourquette, 98, of Grafton

Grafton - Lorraine E. Mombourquette passed away Monday, June 6, 2016 at the age of 98. She died peacefully of natural causes in her...

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