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Grafton Youth Football registration open

Grafton - Grafton Youth Football recently announced their move this year from Central Mass. Pop Warner to Central Mass. American Youth Football. According to...

Grafton churches to hold benefit auction

Grafton – St. Philip and St. Mary churches in Grafton will hold a first-time special event, "Make a Bid on Faith Auction," Saturday, June...

Leo R. Laflamme Sr., 71, of Grafton

Grafton - Leo R. "Rab" Laflamme Sr., 71, passed away at home Tuesday, May 12, 2015 after an illness. He leaves his loving wife of...

Grafton passes budget at Annual Town Meeting

Grafton - Grafton voters approved a budget of $50,747,109 at the Annual Town Meeting May 11. Group Health Insurance for Unclassified Town Personnel was budgeted at $3,708,925, down from $3,876,121 the previous year. The Grafton Council on Aging listed year’s expenses at $179,741, up from the previous year’s $173,897. Retirement of Debt was to be $2,315,000, up from last year’s $2,237,000, and Debt Interest was $1,431,275, down from $1,535,463. The budget was passed with little dissent.

Apple Tree Arts offers variety of summer programs

Grafton - Registration is open for Apple Tree Arts summer theatre arts programs, early childhood music, ensembles and private music lessons this summer. The nonprofit community school of the arts based in Grafton offers year-round music and theatre arts programs for children, youth and adults.

Grafton voters discuss Super Park, dog hygiene

Grafton - Grafton voters met to complete both a Special Town Meeting (STM) and Annual Town Meeting (ATM). Of approximately 14,380 Grafton residents, 212 voters showed up to participate. The STM dealt with 14 articles in just 11 minutes, while the ATM covered all 42 articles in another three and a half hours. The articles which generated the most controversy dealt with the future of the proposed Super Park and whether dogs should be banned from town cemeteries and other public places.

John N. Ouellette, 88, of Grafton

Grafton - John N. Ouellette, of Grafton, passed away Sunday, May 10, 2015 at the age of 88. He was born Oct. 18, 1926...

Lena E. Cornacchioli, 92, of North Grafton

North Grafton - Lena E. (DiMarzio) Cornacchioli, 92, of Forest Lane in North Grafton, died Thursday, May 7, 2015, peacefully surrounded by her loving...

Anita Tower, 89, of Grafton

Grafton - Anita Dora (Bourassa) Tower died peacefully Wednesday, May 6, 2015, surrounded by her family, in her home. She was born Feb. 21, 1926...

Grafton History Day celebrates town’s incorporation

Grafton – Residents and visitors gathered May 9 at Grafton Common for the annual Grafton History Day. Co-sponsored by the Grafton Historical Society and the Grafton Garden Club, the five-hour event celebrates the town’s 1735 incorporation.

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Roland R. Girouard, 93, of Grafton

Grafton - Roland R. Girouard, 93, passed away December 6, 2019 at UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester. He is survived by his wife Corabelle...