7 hrs ago
Marine's body returned to Massachusetts
The body of a 19-year-old Marine from Fairhaven who was killed in action in Afghanistan was returned to Massachusetts on Thursday.
10 hrs ago
Sippican Choral Society welcomes singers
The Sippican Choral Society is welcoming singers for its 2014 Spring Concert. Rehearsals begin Monday, Jan. 13., They are held weekly on Mondays at 7:30 p.m. at the Mattapoisett Congregational Church's Reynaud Hall, 27 Church St., Mattapoisett.
15 hrs ago
Senior tennis matches: Senior tennis players age 60 and older of 3.0 to 3.5 ranking who live in Dartmouth, New Bedford or a surrounding town and are interested in senior tennis matches beginning May 2014, please contact Mike Hickey to register, 888-1110 or email email@example.com .
19 hrs ago
Books & Poetry
Wilks Library: Book club meets every third Tuesday of the month at 6 p.m.; Will host a monthly writers' group on the first Thursday of every month from 6-7 p.m. All writers welcome, no matter their experience.
Wed Dec 18, 2013
UMD alum designs beacon at NYC's One World Trade Center
John Berg remembers being in New York City the day before the 9/11 attacks to watch the Yankees playing the Red Sox.
Mattapoisett Laundromat donates more than 200 coats for Child & Family Services' clients
The Mattapoisett Laundromat recently held its sixth annual One Warm Coat drive, collecting more than 200 coats and donating them to Child and Family Services for distribution to its clients.
Fairhaven Marine killed in Afghanistan returning home Thursday
Lance Cpl. Matthew R. Rodriguez will be coming home Thursday in a dignified transfer ceremony at the New Bedford Airport.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Bikeway advocates hopeful for transportation bond bill
Advocates for a bike path stretching from Providence to Cape Cod are optimistic that this year's transportation bond bill can help fund a large piece of that puzzle.
Cape Cod Times
For holiday entertaining, these cooks pull out all the stops
'Tis the season for families and friends to gather to celebrate the magic of the holidays and enjoy festive menus filled with treasured heirloom recipes, sprinkled with a few innovative twists.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
The Week Ahead
A special holiday program on Norman Rockwell presented by guest speaker Charles Flint at UMass Dartmouth, 2-4 p.m. Sunday.
Housing development coming to town
Aerie Homes broke ground Wednesday on The Preserve, a planned community of 34 homes within the Bay Club at Mattapoisett.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Sociable Singles lead an active and busy life
They may be single, but they're not alone. Unmarried Baby Boomers from across New England have come together as part of Sociable Singles, a local organization that gives members the opportunity to meet and socialize with new people.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Brand new Colonial in Wareham subdivision
It is usually pretty fashionable to be first. So if you want to be on the cutting edge, wouldn't it be great to own the first home in Wareham's newest premier subdivision? Our Home of the Week is the perfect opportunity for that.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
New Bedford Youth Ballet: Presents "A New England Nutcracker" through Dec. 15. Tickets $10 adults, $5 students, seniors and children, group rates for Non-Profit organizations available.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Friends recall legacy of Symphony Music Shop founder John R. Pandolfi
"He was a wonderful man and a great inspiration for band members," said Edith Pliskin, 93, of Dartmouth, one of the original band members of the Regional Symphonic Band, which later became the Tri-County Symphonic Band.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Allen C. Haskell Park: Presents the program "Prune and Train the Weeping Beech & Pear Espalier," 1-3 p.m. Dec. 5. Artistic pruning and training techniques presented by horticulturists Warren Leach of Tranquil Lake Nursery, Fred Perry of Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum and Allen Haskell's own Phil Kratsch.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
UMass Dartmouth: Presents a Series of International Films. Next screening, Dec. 6, "Troubled Water."
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Shelter volunteer chosen as Fairhaven animal control officer
After interviewing three candidates, the board appointed Terry Cripps to the position.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Retired educator takes helm at Mattapoisett's Old Hammondtown School
People often dream of taking it easy when they retire, but 35-year education veteran and recent retiree Charles Egan chooses to continue to lead and pass on his experience and knowledge to others.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Fate of South Coast Rail lies outside of region
SouthCoast residents were cautiously excited this month at the news that the state Legislature's Transportation Committee approved a spending authorization that included full funding for South Coast Rail construction.