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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

STEM Conference Continues to Inspire Students   

Grafton – Paul Lynskey, executive director of the Blackstone Valley Education Foundation (BVEF), knows how vital it is to capture middle school students’ interest in science, technology, engineering and math. So, seeing students’ reaction to the 10th annual Blackstone Valley STEM Conference was exciting.

Grafton High alum continues rocking in New York City

Grafton – Noel Heroux, a 2000 Grafton High School (GHS) alum, now lives and works as a musician in New York City. He credits GHS music director Steve Trombley as a supportive mentor.

Alexandra L. Valoras, of Grafton

Grafton - Monday March 19, 2018 witnessed the tragic, untimely death of the beautiful Alexandra Lee Valoras. She was a caring daughter, loving sister,...

Meet the ‘star volunteer’ of Grafton Senior Center

Grafton – Judy McKensie is described as the “star volunteer” of the Grafton Senior Center by Lisa Kelley, the outreach worker.

Pet loss hotline has been offering support for 20 years

Grafton – For many of us, our pets are part of our families. They walk beside us through our joys and pain and sometimes even experience them with us. They are our faithful, loving, caring companions. And losing them can be devastating. Although everyone grieves differently, it sometimes helps to have a compassionate person to talk to. For 20 years, Tufts University’s Pet Loss Support Hotline has endeavored to offer people a listening ear, an understanding mind and a compassionate heart.

Grafton selectmen choose fire protection consulting company

Shrewsbury - Representatives of Jensen Hughes Engineering (headquartered in Baltimore, Md., with local offices in Framingham and Marlborough) attended the Grafton Board of Selectmen’s meeting Aug. 18. The board had chosen the company to assist with potential issues related to the new liquid propane gas (LPG) transfer station at the North Grafton switching yard of the Grafton and Upton Rail Road (GURR).
Beverly M. Cote

Beverly M. Cote, 93, of Grafton/Upton

Grafton/Upton - Beverly M. (Burke) Cote, 93, passed away Sunday, Feb. 4, 2018 at Rose Monahan Hospice Home in Worcester. Her husband of 50...
Deepak Bedi

Deepak Bedi, 20, of Grafton

Grafton - Deepak Bedi, 20, passed away Aug. 27, 2018 following complications from a heart attack. He is survived by his loving parents, Sharon Kaur...

Homefield Credit Union employee to be honored as a ‘Rising Star’

Grafton - Lloyd L. Hamm Jr., president and CEO of Homefield Credit Union, announced that Doug Lanzillo, assistant vice president of real estate lending, is nominated and will be honored April 29 as a Rising Star at the 2015 Great New England Credit Union Show, an annual event that is attended by over 600 credit union professionals.

Skyhook Tree and Sons can assist in all phases of tree work

Grafton – Jason Magnusson, the owner of Skyhook Tree and Sons, is the second generation of his family to run the South Grafton business,...

Weather in Grafton

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Americo Apicerno, of Grafton and Florida

Grafton/Fort Pierce, Fla. - Americo “Mike” Apicerno passed away in his sleep July 3, 2019. A WWII Veteran of the 8th Army Air Service, he...