Cape Cod Times
Mass. residents warned of black bear seen in towns
Officials say it's possible the bear is looking for food, and police recommended that residents take down bird feeders and remove other sources of food from their yards.
Mon May 20, 2013
Rambling bear causes stir in Lincoln, Weston
Police are urging residents to keep an eye out for a black bear after one was sighted Sunday in Lincoln and again this morning in Weston.
Guest View: Health district serves both towns
The Boards of Health of the towns of Rochester and Marion wish to reply to recent newspaper articles and statements by Rochester's town administrator and town counsel concerning the status of the Marion Rochester Regional Health District, in which they have attempted to build a case for withdrawal from the district for what they claim to be reasons ... (more)
Thu May 16, 2013
Memorial Day weekend events
Bourne Beach Memorial Day Festival: At Weary Travelers Club, May 25-26. Large indoor and outdoor fair.
MAC to showcase Durang's comic genius
Courtesy of Marion Art Center Appearing in an evening of one-act Christopher Durang plays at Marion Art Center are, left to right, Jeff Gately, Michele Letourneau, Jay Ryan and Cynthia Latham.
Wed May 15, 2013
Letter: Rezoning runs counter to public opinion
A press report states a member of the Mattapoisett Planning Board suggests the area all along Route 6 in town, from the Fairhaven town line to Aucoot Road be rezoned business.
Tue May 14, 2013
Community Advocate Newspaper
George J. Broderick, 74
He was born June 13, 1938 in Worcester, the only child of the late John A. and Marion Broderick.
Fri May 10, 2013
New fire engine request tops Marion Town Meeting agenda
A $19.2 million fiscal 2014 budget that includes a $537,500 Proposition 1 1/2 debt exclusion override request for a Fire Department pumper engine will highlight the action at the May 13 special and annual Town Meetings.
Frustrated Marion bike path officials seek alternate route
Frustrated by years of delays, bike path proponents are seeking a way around a land deal, needed to connect Route 105 to the rest of the route, that just never seems to happen - and they have already identified at least one possibility.
Thu May 09, 2013
Neighbors, town oppose proposed affordable housing development
Town officials and neighbors of a proposed affordable housing development on Marion Road are organizing in opposition in hopes the state will listen to their objections and oppose the project.
Wed May 08, 2013
Best Bets for places to go, things to do this week in SouthCoast
David W. Oliveira/Standard-Times special Marilyn Duquette, Robert Duquette, Elizabeth Rapoza and Becky Minard rehearse a scene from the Your Theatre production of " The Hallelujah Girls," opening tonight.
Mon May 06, 2013
Helene A. Craver
Helene A. Craver, 71, of Marion died May 2, 2013 at Tobey Hospital. She was the beloved wife of Lee Craver.
Sun May 05, 2013
Three-way selectmen's race tops Marion's May 17 ballot
Candidates for the Board of Selectmen, the School Committee and the Planning Board introduced themselves and made their pitches to local residents in a candidates night sponsored by the Tri-Town League of Women Voters.
Fri May 03, 2013
Candidate profile: Kerry Reynolds, Marion Board of Health
The Standard-Times asked candidates in upcoming town elections to fill out the following questionnaire.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Axel Kaufmann, 88, Newton Resident and World War II Vet
Axel Kaufmann , 88, of Newton, passed away on April 22, 2013. Kaufmann was born in Frankfurt/Main, Germany and spent his childhood in Berlin before coming to the U.S. in 1938, according to his obituary.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
At Marion business, what's old is new
McNamee started running what is now Marion Antique Shop as a side job when he was in high school and college, and it has since grown to more than 5,000 square feet of retail space filled with antiques.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Bishop Stang Drama Club presents Disney's Beauty and the Beast
Bishop Stang High School Drama Club is proud to present Disney's Beauty and the Beast for the 2013 spring musical.
Tue Apr 23, 2013
Nashoba Publishing Online
PWC holds annual talent show
Twenty-seven contestants competed for prizes at the Pepperell Woman's Club Community Talent Show on Friday, April 12, at the Nissitissit Middle School auditorium.