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  1. Beckwith Strings tunes into creative processRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Come April, Beckwith Strings' relocation from Bolton to Grafton will be complete, and owner Steve Beckwith will have a dedicated, climate-controlled work space where he can build and repair guitars and other stringed instruments. "Hand-building an instrument is all about precision," Mr. Beckwith said.

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  2. Fahima HannaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Grafton - Grafton - GRAFTON: Fahima Hanna, 82, passed away after a short illness February 27, 2015. Her husband of 64 years Abraham Hanna passed away in 2012.

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  3. Michael EramoRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Grafton/Holyoke - Michael Z. Eramo, 72, a resident of The Soldier's Home in Holyoke and former resident of Grafton passed away on February 28, 2015 due to complications of Alzheimer's. He leaves his wife, confidant, caregiver and best friend of 48 years, Lauren, his daughter, Deborah and her husband Thomas and their children, Jessica, Joshua, Samantha all of Oxford & Elizabeth of Auburn, his son, Mark Eramo and his wife Danielle and their children Grace and Luke all of Woodbridge, VA.

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  4. Hometeam: O'Connor leads Wildcats past IndiansRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Grafton sort of had Worcester's number during the regular season, defeating the Wildcats twice in three meetings. In a Central Mass.

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  5. Shrewsbury and Grafton Unite to Fight CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Shrewsbury Lantern

    ... their battle with breast cancer, may you know that we here on earth are fighting the fight for you. Shrewsbury and Grafton community members will unite at a rally to officially launch their 11th Relay For Life season. Participants will ring in the ...

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  6. Joseph Cianci Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Worcester - Worcester - Joseph M. Cianci, Jr, born September 30, 1932, passed away on February 24, 2015 after a long courageous battle with Alzheimer's disease. He leaves his loving wife and best friend Jean of 57 years, two sons, Michael Cianci and his wife Lisa of Worcester, Steven Cianci of Grafton, MA and one daughter, Doreen Cianci - Ciuffredo and her husband Chick of Millbury.

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  7. Outdoors: Grafton's Wayne MacCallum calls it an amazing career at MassWildlifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    It eventually had to happen. The Grafton boy who grew up in the outdoors, graduated from UMass with a bachelor's degree in wildlife biology in 1968 and a master's degree shortly after from Penn State, the consummate professional who rapidly ascended the management ladder to become director of the state Division of Fisheries & Wildlife for the last 27 years, Wayne MacCallum is retiring today.

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  8. Animal shelters see large numbers of suffering wildlifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Boston.com

    ... in," said veterinarian Maureen Murray, who practices and teaches at the Tufts University Wildlife Clinic in North Grafton. "With this historic amount of snow and extremely low temperatures, animals need more energy to stay warm, but they're not able ...

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  9. Day in Pictures, Feb. 25, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | News Times

    ... been pretty rough lately on this mama opossum at the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University in Grafton, Mass. The marsupial, which had been hit by a car, was found with 10 young ones in her pouch and suffering from frostbite on ...

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  10. New England wildlife also suffering...GRAFTON, Mass. (AP) - New England's epic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Gazette

    Veterinarians with Tufts University's wildlife clinic say subzero temperatures and heavy snows have savaged birds and critters that struggle to survive even in mild winters. Dr. Florina Tseng, a veterinarian who heads the clinic, said on a recent visit that ducks and geese are suffering because ponds and other natural habitats are frozen solid.

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  11. New England wildlife also suffering through tough winterRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KATV Little Rock

    ... long-running effort to punish Jodi Arias for killing her lover nearly seven years ago is drawing to a close. GRAFTON, Mass. (AP) - New England's epic snowfalls haven't just made life miserable for humans: animals are suffering, too. Veterinarians ...

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  12. John T. Williams, 77, of FraminghamRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Community Advocate Newspaper

    ... of Fordham Prep School and Manhattan College. He was employed at Washington Mills Electro Minerals Corp. of North Grafton for 37 years, where he retired as the VP of Sales and Marketing and served on the Board of Directors. John loved reading, ...

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  13. Apple Tree Arts to mark 25 years by partying like it's 1989Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Community Advocate Newspaper

    Countless memories are sure to be shared when Apple Tree Arts marks its 25th anniversary with guests partying like it's 1989. A 1980s-themed cocktail and dance party is scheduled for Friday, March 6, from 7:30 to 11 p.m., at Highfields Golf & Country Club, located at 42 Magill Dr. in Grafton.

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  14. Grafton TV Spring Producers Class Set to Begin March 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Patch.com

    Grafton TV Spring Producers Class Set To Begin March 9th GRAFTON: Grafton Community Television and Charter Communications will hold a Spring 2015 Television Video Producers Course. The eight week course starts on Monday, March 9th and will run on consecutive Monday evenings from 7:00 PM until 9:00 PM.

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  15. Paying by degrees: Towns take different approaches to police education incentivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... bargained different deals. A. Wayne Sampson, executive director of the Massachusetts Chiefs of Police Association in Grafton, said no central repository identifies which communities opted to keep full Quinn Bill incentives. "Some communities just ...

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  16. Gary Hardenbrook - Obituary NoticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Shrewsbury Lantern

    He leaves his daughter, Susan Hardenbrook and her wife Mary Jo Wojtusik of Princeton, his son, Jeffrey Hardenbrook of Grafton, his daughter Janet Bemis of Worcester, his son Peter Hardenbrook of Worcester with whom he resided while under hospice care, his ex-wife Candace Hardenbrook, one grandson Carter Bemis with whom he was very close, a brother and sister-in-law Wayne and Susan Hardenbrook of Egg Harbor township New Jersey and five nieces and nephews. Besides his parents, he was predeceased by his brother Robert Hardenbrook who died January 19 of this year.

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  17. A horse was successfully rescued after its foot became stuck in a fence.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Turnto10.com

    The Grafton Fire Department successfully helped a horse after the animal's left rear foot became stuck in a metal fence. The horse, which had been in a private stable located on Upton Street in Grafton, Massachusetts, was treated with a mild sedative during the rescue.

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  18. Police: Protect Yourself from Snow and Freezing TemperaturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Patch.com

    Grafton Police and National Grid provide tips and reminders to Grafton residents to keep themselves safe from snow accumulation dangers. Dangers Related To Snow Accumulation And Freezing Temperatures Remain Clearing around gas appliance vents and meters and reporting gas odors still a priority February 18, 2015 -- National Grid is urgently asking Massachusetts and Rhode Island news media to continue to remind home and businesses owners that they must protect themselves from dangers associated with the record snow and cold the region is experiencing.

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  19. Police Assist Horse Stuck in Fence in GraftonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Patch.com

    Grafton police, veterinarians and firefighters rushed to help a horse who got his leg stuck in a neighbor's fence Wednesday, Feb. 18. On Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at approximately 2:12 PM Grafton Police received a call from a resident of Leland Street reporting a horse with a foot stuck in a fence on a neighboring property. The first arriving officer observed a horse on the ground with its left, rear leg stuck in a metal fence.

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  20. Horse freed from fence in Grafton, but critically injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... horse was a rescue - a race horse she was given by a Royalston man five years ago. Around 2:10 p.m. Wednesday, Grafton police received a call from a resident on Leland Street who said a horse's leg was stuck in a fence. That call came from Debra J. ...

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