Daniel E. Carlsen
Daniel E. Carlsen, 57, died June 14, 2013, unexpectedly at Tobey Hospital. He was the husband of Marybeth Carlsen with whom he shared 29 years of marriage.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Freedom Fund to aid Mattapoisett youth
Three years ago, Nick Claudio lost his eyesight to brain tumors that damaged his optic nerve.
SouthCoast dads talk about the toughest job they've loved every minute of: Fatherhood
Mike Gagne, Pat Walsh and Bob DiGiantomaso come from different backgrounds, but share what is probably the most important job a man can have in his lifetime.
Westport hires part-time building inspector
Bobola, who has been Mattapoisett's full-time building commissioner for more than 25 years, will work a maximum of five hours a week at a rate of $45 an hour.
Old-timey store stocks eclectic provisions
If you're at the Mattapoisett town beach this summer and want to grab something to eat, stroll over to the new Town Wharf General Store.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
First class to graduate from 'new' New Bedford High plans 40th
And now members of the NBHS class of 1973 are looking forward to reliving memories of that time during a 40th reunion celebration to be held in July.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Old Rochester Farmers' Market serves up fresh, local and seasonal offerings
As spring inches toward summer and the seasonal cornucopia expands, the Old Rochester Farmers' Market has hit the ground running.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
State program cleans shellfish, brings more quahogs to towns
Shellfish wardens in Mattapoisett and Fairhaven are happy as clams to be participating once again in the state's "shellfish relay program" this week.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Tennis association 'outraged' by town's tennis plans
Claiming they were excluded from the planning process, local players are up in arms over the town's designs to reconstruct two tennis courts at Center School.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
William A. Schell
William A. "Bill" Schell, 72, of Acushnet, passed away on Sunday, June 9, 2013 at home.
Lakeville voters move swiftly through money articles
The first 18 articles on the 24-article warrant spent the full amount available for fiscal 2014, with all articles passed unanimously as presented.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Victim's name released in fatal Mattapoisett crash
Fifty-three year old Jeanett Reed of New Bedford has been identified as the woman who died in an accident on Interstate 195 east Sunday, state police reported Monday.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
One killed in Mattapoisett in single-car crash
One person was killed in a car crash Sunday on Interstate 195 in Mattapoisett, according to the Massachusetts State Police.
One Dead, Several Injured In Mattapoisett Rollover Crash
One motorist is dead and at least three others injured following a rollover crash Sunday afternoon on Interstate 195 near Exit 19, state police said.
Cape Cod Times
One person dead after accident on 195 in Mattapoisett
State police from the Bourne barracks responded at about 12:30 p.m. to the accident near Exit 19, according to the agency's Twitter feed.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Where to Pick-Your-Own Strawberries in Plymouth
Despite the rain, strawberry season has started at several local farms. Strawberries are available for picking at the following farms near Plymouth : Billingsgate Farm 6 County Road Route 106, Plympton, MA 02367.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Artist Garage Sale: Hosted by New Bedford Open Studios, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. June 9. This unique garage sale showcases NBOS artist's work, one of a kind finds, art supplies and eclectic items.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Town Meeting OKs pay hikes for Dartmouth officials
Town Administrator David Cressman and Director of Development Deborah Melino-Wender will get raises of 5.5 percent and 8 percent respectively, despite the objections of a Finance Committee member.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Belly dancing comes to Mattapoisett's 40-plus folk
With arms in exotic poses, the women stood in formation, surrounded on three sides by windows and shining with flashy Eastern garb.
Sun Jun 02, 2013
Fairhaven Mothers Club has awarded two $1000 scholarships to Hanna Christ from Fairhaven High School and Kaya Flanagan from Bishop Stang High School.