Mattapoisett Cultural Council Grants


State Representative William M. Straus and Kathleen Damaskos, chair of the Mattapoisett Cultural Council, have announced the award of 11 grants totaling $5,009 for cultural programs in and around Mattapoisett. Grant recipients include Mattapoisett Free Public Library, Friends of Old Rochester Drama, and Showstoppers Performing Arts, Inc. A complete list of recipients and grant amounts […] Read more »

Rochester Tree City USA Event


A locally-based chain home improvement store is donating five Leland Cypress to the Town of Rochester for planting at the Rochester Police Station. This donation is in part the continuation of a project started at the Rochester Senior Center in October. Rochester Town Administrator Mike McCue plans to coordinate the planting of the trees with […] Read more »

Arbor Day Clean-up


As spring is reaching its full bloom, the litter along our roads is deplorable. Why is this so? We as citizens must make every effort to educate our kids and our neighbors to become proactive. If we each take the lead in picking up debris wherever we go, all year long, we might make a […] Read more »

Tour de Crème


Enthusiasm is building for the Tour de Crème. Riders from six states and 35 Massachusetts towns will join Mattapoisett residents on Sunday, May 22 to ride bikes, sample ice cream and fundraise for Friends of the Bike Path and Mattapoisett Land Trust. While the two shorter rides have already sold out, slots are still available […] Read more »

Marion Art Center Open Auditions


The Marion Art Center announces that it will hold open auditions for a production of the 2013 Tony Winner for Best Play by Christopher Durang, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, a comedy seeking two males and four females. The character of Spike (male) must be young, fit and not afraid to wear a […] Read more »

Sippican Woman’s Club Annual Meeting


The Sippican Woman’s Club will hold its Annual Meeting and Luncheon on Friday, April 29 at The Kittansett Club. A cash bar will be available at 11:00 am, followed by the Annual Meeting at 11:45 am. Luncheon will be served at 12:30 pm. During and following dessert, Donna and Ron Lasko will present their entertaining […] Read more »

Remember Then? Storm Recollections Wanted


Were you in Mattapoisett in August 1991 during Hurricane Bob? Do you have pictures or stories to share from that storm or another big storm? The Town of Mattapoisett, working with the Environmental Protection Agency and Massachusetts Coastal Zone Management, is evaluating impacts of extreme weather events like hurricanes in Mattapoisett. We are asking those […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Harbor Payments


All harbor bills have been sent out. If you provided an email address last year, your bill was sent by email. All other bills were sent out by regular mail. If you have not received your bill, please stop by the Town Clerk’s Office or give us a call at 508-758-4100 ext. 2. Harbor bills […] Read more »

Dog Licensing Reminder


In accordance with state law, all dogs in Mattapoisett are required to be licensed annually before April 1. If you have not done so, please stop by the Town Clerk’s Office between 8:00 am and 4:00 pm Monday through Friday to purchase your dog license(s). You may also pay online on the Town of Mattapoisett’s […] Read more »

Senator Marc R. Pacheco Office Hours


Senate President Pro Tempore Marc R. Pacheco (D-Taunton) will be holding office hours for his constituents every Friday from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at the district office located at 8 Trescott Street, Suite 1, Taunton. A meeting will also be held at the Marion Town Hall, 2 Spring Street, on April 20 from 11:00 […] Read more »