Mattapoisett Friends Fundraising


Donations of high end antiques, Oriental rugs, fine art, important paper collectibles, sterling and gold are being sought by Mattapoisett Friends Meeting as part of its fundraising efforts to restore its historic meeting house. Frank McNamee of the Marion Antique Shop has agreed to handle the sale of vetted items at its annual November auction. […] Read more »

Housing Authority Board Vacancy


The Mattapoisett Housing Authority Board is eager to fill a mid-term vacancy. Any town resident with an interest in the welfare and safety of our local state housing facility is encouraged to write a letter of intent to Louise Sousa at 1 Acushnet Road, Mattapoisett, MA 02739. Read more »

Tri-Towners to Participate in Jimmy Fund Walk


On Sunday, September 21, Debbie Cohen, Hailey Cohen, and Lauren Cohen of Marion, and Michelle Drew, Loretta Sherman, and Maryann Sullivan of Rochester will walk up to 26.2 miles along the historic Boston Marathon® route in the Boston Marathon® Jimmy Fund Walk presented by Hyundai. They will join an expected 8,500 walkers with the goal […] Read more »

The Tri-Town Celebrates the Beatles


Local Beatles historian and collector Jim Cushman, along with Old Rochester Community Television, would like to invite you to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Beatles first appearance in New England by joining us for a memorabilia show that will benefit a local food pantry. Come see rare Beatles collectibles including Beatle-worn clothing, band autographs […] Read more »

Sippican Choral Society


The Sippican Choral Society begins the 2014 – 2015 season with its first regular rehearsal on Monday, September 8 at the Mattapoisett Congregational Church in Reynard Hall. New members are welcome to join the chorus simply by coming to the one of the first three rehearsals, September 8, 15, and 22. Rehearsals begin promptly at […] Read more »

Lakeville Arts Scarecrow Contest


Calling all scarecrow artists! New this year to the Lakeville Arts & Music Festival will be a Scarecrow Decorating contest open to residents and businesses of Lakeville, Middleborough, Freetown, Berkley, Rochester, Taunton and Raynham. There will be three decorating categories: traditional, other, and business. Traditional scarecrows will be the traditional farm and garden scarecrows, made […] Read more »

Team Sole Survivors Holds Fundraiser


The 2014 Relay for Life might be over, but “Team Sole Survivors” never stops raising money and donations throughout the year to find a cure and put an end to cancer. On Saturday, August 23, members of Team Sole Survivor will be stationed at Al’s Yankee Clipper at 482 Marion Road (Route 6) from 9:00 […] Read more »

St. Rose of Lima Church


St. Rose of Lima Church, 282 Vaughan Hill Rd. in Rochester, is holding Religious Education registration after the Saturday 5:00 pm Mass and Sunday 9:00 am Mass during the weekend of August 23 – 24. “Generations of Faith” is a monthly family program for grades 1-6. Choose Mondays from 5:30 to 8:00 pm or Tuesdays […] Read more »

Marion Recreation Silvershell Summer Program


The Marion Recreation Silvershell Summer Program ended on Friday, 8/15. We had a very successful 8 weeks! There were field trips to the Roger Williams Zoo, Cape Cod Inflatable Park, New England Aquarium, just to name a few! During our last week we also visited the new playground at Washburn Park and took a walking […] Read more »

From the Mattapoisett Town Clerk


The deadline to register to vote or change your party designation for the upcoming primary election is Wednesday, August 20. Our office will be open from 8:00 am until 8:00 pm on that day. The primary will be held on Tuesday, September 9 at Old Hammondtown School, which is located at 20 Shaw Street. The […] Read more »