10th Annual Relay For Life of Tri-Town


The American Cancer Society’s 10th Annual Relay For Life of Tri-Town will be held from 3:00 pm on Saturday, June 13 until 8:00 am on Sunday, June 14 at Old Rochester Regional High School in Mattapoisett. The Relay For Life is an event where teams made up of local community members take turns walking around […] Read more »

Florence Eastman Post 280


The monthly meeting of the Florence Eastman Post 280 will be held at the Post Hall at 7:00 pm on May 20. At this meeting, a maximum turnout is desired as we have not only Memorial Day, Flag Day and our Annual Clam Boil on July 12 to address, but a very important decision needs […] Read more »

Rochester Historical Society


Join the Rochester Historical Society at their May 20 meeting at the East Rochester Church Museum, 355 County Rd., for an interesting Civil War program presented by Mark Mello, Civil War historian. Have you ever wondered what it was like to be a soldier in the American Civil War? Have you ever wanted to know […] Read more »

Marion Democratic Town Committee


The Marion Democratic Town Committee will hold a caucus on Saturday, May 16 at 10:00 am at the Music Hall, 164 Front Street, Marion to select four (4) delegates and four (4) alternates to the State Democratic Convention to be held on September 19, 2015 at MassMutual Center in Springfield. Candidates for delegate must be […] Read more »

SouthCoast Children’s Chorus


Celebrate spring with the joyful sounds of children’s voices – and the fun of a silent auction! The SouthCoast Children’s Chorus will perform their annual spring concert on Sunday, May 17 at St. Gabriel’s Church in Marion at 7:00 pm. The concert will be preceded by a Silent Auction beginning at 6:00 pm in the […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Yacht Club

2012 Newport Bermuda Race

The Mattapoisett Yacht Club (MYC) kicked off its 2015 Season with its annual “Spring Fling” Party on Saturday, April 11 held at the home of Commodore Bob Warren. The event was well attended and a good time was had by all. The MYC, established in 1901, has provided local sailors with a variety of sailing […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Democratic Town Committee


In 2012, the Federal Nuclear Regulatory Commission extended the operating license for the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant in nearby Plymouth, one of the oldest nuclear plants in the nation, for another 20 years. Pilgrim is the same design as the Fukushima nuclear plant in Japan that experienced a storm-related shut down in March 2011. This […] Read more »

Classic Film Friday


On Friday, May 15 at 7:00 pm, the public is invited to the Marion Music Hall for the month’s Classic Film Friday Presentation, the 1940 drama, The Grapes of Wrath. Directed by John Ford, it explores a share-cropping family’s trials and misfortunes during the Great Depression. Having served four years in prison for killing a […] Read more »

Rochester Historical Society Yard Sale


The Rochester Historical Society will hold a yard sale at the East Rochester Church/Museum, 355 County Rd., Rochester on Saturday, May 30 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Items for the sale may be dropped off at the Museum on the following Fridays: May 8, 15, 22, and 29 from 9:00 am to noon or […] Read more »

Old Rochester Winters Farmers’ Market


The Old Rochester Winters Farmers’ Market is coming to an end. The final week will be Saturday, May 9 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm, located at the Old Rochester Regional Junior High School Gymnasium. The market will start to have some summer market vendors attending as well. Fresh vegetables, meats, cheeses, honeys, jams, coffee, […] Read more »