Legal Smoking Age May Increase in Marion


The Town of Marion might soon raise the legal age for purchasing tobacco and nicotine products from 18 to 21 years with a new ordinance that Board of Health members hope will curb underage smoking. The board was first contacted in March 2014 by Dr. Lester Hartman, senior pediatrician at Westwood/Mansfield Pediatrics. Hartman stated in […] Read more »

International Week


Last week was an exciting one on the Tabor Academy campus as students learned about the cultures and traditions of their classmates. The event – International Week – was a huge success this year as it taught Tabor students about the food, sports, and cultures of other countries. Seniors Yuchen Gao and Poswat Ratanasiriwilai were […] Read more »

Matthew P. Butler


Matthew P. Butler, 41, of Fairhaven, a loving father and friend, died Saturday September 20, 2014. Matthew is survived by his former wife Jeanie Butler and son Patrick Butler of Fairhaven; his father, Edmund Butler and wife Kathleen Butler of Mattapoisett; and two siblings, David Butler of Raleigh, NC and Anne Murphy of Auburndale, FL. […] Read more »