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Monday, July 15, 2019

Groundbreaking held for Grafton’s Town House renovations

Grafton – Under brilliant blue skies, town officials and residents gathered at the back of Grafton Town House located at 1 Grafton Common May 2 to celebrate the groundbreaking of the historic landmark’s Phase II Accessibility Project. The project, which is a venture between the town and the building’s lead tenant, the nonprofit group Apple Tree Arts will bring the building into compliance with Massachusetts Architectural Access Board standards as well as meet current fire safety standards.

Grafton selectmen pull Town Meeting article

Grafton – During its April 21 meeting, the Grafton Board of Selectmen again reviewed the proposed articles to be included in the warrant for the Town Meeting scheduled for Monday, May 11.

Briggs performs music with friends in Grafton and beyond

Grafton – Country-rock singer-songwriter Josh Briggs immediately jumped into the Grafton area music scene at the young age of 14. His family moved from upstate New York to Massachusetts the summer before his freshman year at Grafton High School (GHS), where he graduated in 1992.

Zumba classes offered in Grafton

Grafton - Grafton Recreation is offering Zumba toning classes each Tuesday up to May 26, from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Grafton Municipal...

Grafton community leaders share story time with students

Grafton – Twenty-five special guests were welcomed April 27 by second- to sixth-graders at North Street Elementary School (NSES) for the sixth annual Community Reading Day, organized by the North Grafton Elementary Schools Parent Teacher Group. Most books were selected because they relate to the students’ curriculum or the readers’ professions; others were chosen and brought by the guests.

Carol A. Brawn-Bragdon, 74, of Northbridge/Grafton

Northbridge/Grafton – Carol A. (Gilligan) Brawn-Bragdon, 74, passed peacefully Wednesday, April 22, 2015 after recent illness. Carol is survived by her daughter, Dorothy Hultquist and...

Robert J. Dowd, 69, of Grafton

Grafton - Robert J. Dowd, 69, passed away Wednesday, April 22, 2015, surrounded by his loving family. Bob is survived by his wife, Patricia Dowd;...

Grafton selectmen pull Town Meeting article

Grafton – During its April 21 meeting, the Grafton Board of Selectmen again reviewed the proposed articles to be included in the warrant for the Town Meeting scheduled for Monday, May 11.

Montene Murphy Bieber, 91, formerly of Westborough and Grafton

Worcester - Montene Murphy Bieber, 91, of Worcester, formerly of Grafton and Westborough, died Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at home. She was the wife...

Grafton student brings history to life, sews authentic Civil War gowns

Grafton - Juliana West, a senior at the Massachusetts Academy of Math and Science at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, has a love for history which began at a very young age. From attending Renaissance fairs in costume with her mother and sister as a little girl to recently attending a Confederate Christmas ball, West has an affinity for history that reaches far beyond facts taught in textbooks.

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John C. Farrell, 92, of Alton, N.H., formerly of South Grafton

South Grafton/Alton, N.H. – John Clifford Farrell, 92, died in his sleep June 21, 2019 at home in Alton, N.H., after a long illness. Johnny...