The U.S. Coast Guard ran an enlisted training facility at Groton's Avery Point campus from 1942-1967.
A 1916 Donald Ross design, Shennecossett is ranked by Golf.com as a top 50 course for under $50
Electric Boat Expects to Hire 14,000 Workers in the Next 12 Years
Banjos, mandolins and ukuleles were produced by Groton’s Bacon Banjo Co. from 1920-1938.
Mystic Pizza was the inspiration for the1988 film that launched Julia Roberts' career.
In 1800's, Groton mathematician Nathan Daboll and his family published the New England Almanac.