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Groton, Massachusetts is located in Middlesex County. Zip codes in Groton, MA include 01450, 01471, and 01470. The median home price in Groton is $449,900 which is roughly $204/per square foot. More Groton information.

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3 hrs ago | The Groton Line

Selectmen Take Second Swing At Warding Off Pipeline Survey Teams

Groton's Board of Selectmen took a second swing at barring surveyors for natural gas pipeline proponent Kinder Morgan from working in the town at it's August 18th evening meeting.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Lowell Sun

Groton board votes to place meals tax on TM warrant

According to Town Manager Mark Haddad, the .75 percent tax would be in addition to a 6.2 percent tax already applied to meals by the state.

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Harvard Hillside

Ayer businesses join in on the Kinder Morgan pipeline fight

Businesses are taking a stand against a proposed natural gas pipeline planned to run through neighboring towns in the Nashoba Valley.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Detroit News

Chinese seek freedom, edge at U.S. high schools

Lisa Li, a high school student at the U.S. prep school Lawrence Academy in Groton, Mass., sits outside the Stephen Robert Campus Center on the Brown University Campus in Providence, RI.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Groton Landmark

The Posting Board

The Groton Farmers Market at the Williams Barn is open for its 11th season. The market will be open every Friday from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. and will continue through Oct. 10. Again this year, the market will be held in the field behind the barn at 160 Chicopee Row in Groton, just 1.5 miles north of Main Street.

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Groton Landmark

Groton student wins five BC High awards

Bennett Marston, of Groton, a 2014 graduate of Boston College High School, at the end of the school year, won special awards at Senior Class Night, an evening set aside to celebrate and reward its seniors.

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Groton Landmark

Gus on Groton

Nancy Walton Peters lives in an antique house down the Groton Road and into Shirley.

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Lowell Sun

Firm: Insurance rates won't change if pipeline plan is approved

Among them are a belief the pipeline will decrease the value of any property it passes through and that it will cancel or increase the cost of homeowner's insurance.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Lowell Sun

Anti-pipeline support grows in Pepperell

Wednesday's rain did little to stop a crowd of more than 40 people from gathering at Pepperell Family Pharmacy to unveil the list of about 100 local businesses that endorse the Stop the Pipeline campaign.

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The Groton Line

Groton Business Owners Oppose Tennessee Gas Pipeline; BoS Cannot Close Streets to Surveyors

Ten Groton businesses have joined the latest show of grass roots support against the proposed Kinder Morgan natural gas pipeline that would span 45 northern Massachusetts towns.

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Lowell Sun

Groton suspect charged in assaults

A Groton man arrested for an alleged domestic assault early Saturday morning is facing additional charges since police say he assaulted and spit at police officers who arrested him.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

The Republic

Chinese seek freedom, edge at US high schools

After getting a glimpse of the endless cramming for China's grueling college entrance exams from the seniors in his high school, 16-year-old Zhang Kaisheng decided to take a different path.

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The Washington Post

Chinese seek freedom, edge at US high schools

In this Thursday, July 10, 2014 photo, Lisa Li, a high school student at the U.S. prep school Lawrence Academy in Groton, Mass., poses for a photo outside the Stephen Robert Campus Center on the Brown University Campus in Providence, RI.

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SouthCoastToday.com

Election forums on tap at Stonehill College

The Joseph Martin Institute for Law & Society at Stonehill College will host a series of forums with the Democratic candidates for governor, attorney general, treasurer and lieutenant governor ahead of the Sept.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Lowell Sun

Groton panel approves more funding for Sargisson Beach

A number of emergency requests for financial assistance led to a discussion on the philosophy of the Community Preservation Committee and its responsibility for disbursing the public funds it manages for taxpayers.

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Lowell Sun

Firm: Home-property values won't change if pipeline is OK'd

Among them are a belief the pipeline will decrease the value of any property it passes through and that it will cancel or increase the cost of house insurance.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

Groton Landmark

Pipeline will likely lower property values but not affect availability of house insurance

PEPPERELL/TOWNSEND -- Residents in Groton, Pepperell and Townsend cite many reasons for opposing the natural-gas pipeline proposed by Kinder Morgan.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Groton Landmark

Group looks to contain Kinder-Morgan 'problem'

With an end of month deadline already fast approaching, members of the Tennessee Gas Pipeline Working Group worked quickly to identify stakeholders and familiarize themselves with a permitting schedule that would need to be followed if a private corporation builds a gas pipeline through town.

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Groton Landmark

The Posting Board

The Groton Farmers Market at the Williams Barn will open for its 11th season on July 11. The market will be open every Friday from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. and will continue through Oct. 10. Again this year, the market will be held in the field behind the barn at 160 Chicopee Row in Groton, just 1.5 miles north of Main Street.

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Ayer Public Spirit

Two sent to hospital after two-alarm house fire in Ayer

State and local fire officials are investigating the cause of a two-alarm fire at 41 Shirley Street that sent two people to the hospital.

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