Rochester Women’s Club Holiday News

The ladies of the Rochester Women’s Club (RWC) are once again baking pies for Thanksgiving. The RWC has many new members who are very excited to bake this year. After a year off from pie-baking, we are back at it. Apple, squash and pumpkin pies will be available.   The pies are $15 each and all […] Read more »

Rochester Council on Aging

The full monthly newsletter and calendar are available on the Rochester COA website: www.rochestermaseniorcenter.com. Events and photographs are also posted on the Rochester COA Facebook page: www.facebook.com/Rochestercoa.               The Rochester Senior Center has several special luncheon’s coming up. A donation of $5 per luncheon is suggested. Please call the Senior Center at 508-763-8723, or stop in […] Read more »

Sippican Historical Society

In 1998, the Sippican Historical Society commissioned an architectural survey of Marion’s historic homes and buildings. The survey was funded half by the Sippican Historical Society and half by the Massachusetts Historical Commission. Due to the limits of funding, not all of the historic buildings were surveyed, but over 100 were cataloged and photographed. The […] Read more »

Town of Rochester Tax Bills

FY 2020 Real Estate and Personal Property Tax Bills were mailed November 8 and are due December 16, 2019. If paying by personal online banking, allow sufficient time for the bank to generate a check and mail it to the Town. Please supply sufficient information on the check identifying which bill should be credited. For online bill […] Read more »

Sippican Historical Society

In 1998, the Sippican Historical Society commissioned an architectural survey of Marion’s historic homes and buildings. The survey was funded half by the Sippican Historical Society and half by the Massachusetts Historical Commission. Due to the limits of funding, not all of the historic buildings were surveyed, but over 100 were cataloged and photographed. The […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Community Preservation Committee

The Mattapoisett Community Preservation Committee is currently accepting project funding applications for inclusion in the Spring Annual Town Meeting. The project application is available on the Town website (www.Mattapoisett.net) and in paper from the Selectmen’s office.             Applications must be received by November 30 to be considered for recommendation at the Spring Annual Town Meeting. Applications shall be […] Read more »

Rochester Council on Aging

The full monthly newsletter and calendar are available on the Rochester COA website: www.rochestermaseniorcenter.com. Like the Rochester COA on Facebook: www.facebook.com/rochestercouncilonaging The Rochester Senior Center is looking for volunteers to help make and serve breakfast at “Ye Olde Breakfast Shoppe” weekday mornings. In addition, the Senior Center is also looking for part-time van drivers. Please […] Read more »

ORR Class of 1970

The ORR Class of 1970 needs your help in recreating a mailing list to send out invitations for its 50th reunion in 2020. Please email Dede Pangaro Smith at smithlil@comcast.net or Cindy Haskell at Molly5971@gmail.com. Read more »

White Cedar Preserve

White Cedar Preserve was acquired in partnership with the Buzzards Bay Coalition and the Town of Rochester Conservation Commission and was made possible by funding from the Buzzards Bay National Estuary Program, the State of Massachusetts Conservation Partnership Program, and the North American Wetlands Conservation Act. It is located at the intersection of Walnut Plain […] Read more »

Marion Establishes Emergency Fund for Veterans

Marion Veterans Agent Barry Denham is pleased to announce that an emergency fund has been established to further assist veterans and their spouses in times of need.             The creation of the fund was approved by the Marion Board of Selectmen on October 15.             The fund will be used to help Marion veterans and their spouses […] Read more »