Volunteer planting day Saturday at Westport Town Farm
The Trustees of Reservations will host its fifth annual volunteer planting day at the Westport Town Farm Community Gardens on Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon.
Best Bets for places to go, things to do this weekend
Dartmouth Natural Resources Trust and The Trustees of Reservations are hosting a special closing celebration for "The River Project: Sculpture at Slocum's River Reserve" outdoor sculpture exhibit.
CPC notes open space projects funded with help of CPA money
The Community Preservation Committee , formed in 2003 after the town adopted provisions of the Community Preservation Act in 2002, administers the pool of funds raised from a 1.5 percent property tax surcharge paid by residents and supplemented by state matching funds.
Mary Russell Braga, 99
Mary Russell Braga, 99, quietly passed away on May 5th, 2013 at Hathaway Manor Nursing Home.
Bits & Pieces
Fashion/Art Show Fundraiser: Presented by Mercy Meals and More, 7-9 p.m. May 10.
Whaler Charles W. Morgan gets a new lease on life
Mystic Seaport is making plans for the last wooden whaleship in the world, the Charles W. Morgan, to set sail on a historic journey in May 2014.
Ruth S. Atkinson
Ruth S. Atkinson, of Dartmouth, passed away on April 30, 2013. Daughter of the late Hazel P. and Walter W. Atkinson, she is survived by her sister, Hope Atkinson.
Cynthia King Jenkins
She was survived by her two daughters, Jocelyn Jordan of Nokomis, FL and Hilary Suskey of Potomac Falls, VA; and her four grandchildren.
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.
BookLovers: Dartmouth's Mishaum Point provides inspiration for novelist
As a little kid, it was the place I played tag and soccer with my cousins. The place where we ate dinner outside, and you could smell the hot dogs and the charcoal briquettes all the way from the back of the bathhouse.
Music at St. Anthony's: Concert and Tea, 3 p.m. May 5. Spirit of Saint Anthony Choir with special guests Pilgrim Handbell Ringers, directed by Janet Ratcliffe, Homeward Bound from New York, and guest musicians.