Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Grafton High students strive to serve school and community

Grafton – Fifty students in grades nine through 12 at Grafton High School sharpened their life skills this school year by joining Family and Community Leaders (FCL). While offering support for a number of school and community activities, they learned about event planning, goal setting, problem solving, decision making and interpersonal communications.

Grafton girls’ softball and lacrosse teams advance

By Jeff Slovin, Contributing Writer Grafton – The Grafton High School softball and girls lacrosse teams both won home playoff games played June 6. The number...

Grafton selectmen hear ongoing dog endangerment complaint

Grafton - At the beginning of their regularly scheduled meeting June 2 the Grafton Board of Selectmen, elected Craig Dauphinais as chair for the next year, Jennifer Thomas as vice-chair and Bruce Spinney as clerk. The board next opened a follow-up meeting on a dog complaint from last year. The dog issue is officially one between the Wood family, 21 Institute Rd. and the Black family, 23 Institute Rd. Many phone calls from both families have been received by the town administrator and the selectmen chose to have them attend the June 2 meeting to discuss further.

Grafton High serves graduates superlatives with breakfast

Grafton – Before graduating June 5 at the Hanover Theatre in Worcester, the Grafton High School (GHS) class of 2015 gathered June 4 for a senior breakfast at the GHS Commons.

Grafton Police Alliance fundraiser to benefit ailing colleague

Grafton - The Grafton Police Alliance is currently running a calendar raffle to benefit Sgt. Mike Mazzola, a twenty-year veteran of the Grafton Police Department who is battling cancer. As a result of his illness, Mazzola has been unable to work while he is undergoing treatment and will continue to be out of work during his recovery.

Rhoda M. Fleming, 94, of Grafton

Grafton - Rhoda M. (Crosby) Fleming died Saturday, May 30, 2015 at Shrewsbury Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She was 94. Born Sept. 6, 1920 in...

Francis K. Whitney Jr., 72, of Grafton

Grafton - Francis K. Whitney Jr., also known as "Whitney," 72, passed Wednesday, May 27, 2015 with his caring family at his side. He leaves...

South Grafton singer co-hosts Charter TV3’s ‘WooTube’

Grafton – Roberta Mandella of South Grafton continues finding ways to express her creativity. She co-hosts Charter TV3’s entertainment talk show “WooTube” and sings with two bands, The Issues and The Mood Swings.

Charles J. Hurley, 68, of Grafton

Grafton - Charles J. "Charlie" Hurley, 68, unexpectedly passed away Sunday, May 24, 2015. He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Dana (Pauliukonis)...

Grafton remembers its war dead on Memorial Day 2015

Grafton - Several thousand people turned out on May 25 to celebrate Memorial Day in Grafton Center. The parade included hundreds of veterans, volunteers, scouts, and town residents.

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Doris Ellison, 90, longtime resident of Grafton

Grafton - Doris Evelyn (Hirtle) Ellison, 90, of Marlborough, longtime resident of Grafton, died peacefully on Sunday, February 23, 2020. She leaves her children, David...