Inviting Mattapoisett Gardeners


The Mattapoisett Women’s Club is soliciting Mattapoisett gardens for their 2016 Garden Tour which is scheduled from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm on Saturday, June 25. Proceeds from the tour support the group’s scholarship fund. Interested in sharing your beautiful garden? Please contact Kay Smith at 508-758-6797 or Read more »

Mattapoisett Yacht Club News


The MYC sailing season is in full swing. The club’s invitational kickoff cookout party on Friday, June 12 was attended by approximately 100 members and guests. Members of the new ORR Sailing Team were on hand to receive awards and recognition for their first season’s performances. It was a beautiful night for the celebration. The […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Recreation


Town beach opening party will be held on Saturday, June 20 from 12:00 – 3:00 pm. Join Mattapoisett Recreation for the opening of the Town Beach and the newly renovated Town Beach House. DJ Desmond Bourne will provide the music, Seahorse Explorer Counselors will be running the Beach Olympics and the Seaport Slip is hosting […] Read more »

Plymouth County’s Got Talent


Sara Achorn, of Rochester, was named the overall winner of the “Plymouth County’s Got Talent” singing competition last Thursday night. Twenty-two finalists competed at the Rosebrook Event Center in Wareham after making it through the preliminary round of the competition on the previous Saturday. Ms. Achorn, a 16 year-old sophomore at Old Rochester Regional High […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Woman’s Club Scholarships


The Mattapoisett Woman’s Club is happy to announce the winners of the 2015 scholarships to the following seniors from Mattapoisett: Morgan Browning, Victoria Caton, Michael Kassabian from Old Rochester Regional High School and Abigail Rottler from Bristol County Agricultural High. All four students have achieved excellent academic records, completed multiple community service tasks, and participated […] Read more »

Old Rochester Farmers’ Market


The Old Rochester Farmers’ Market runs every Tuesday from 3:00 – 7:00 pm outside the ORRJHS. This year’s market will have two produce farms, Cervelli’s and Skinny a Dip (organic); Sweet and Salty Farm which has veal and yogurt; Wyandotte Farm with chicken and a variety of other meats; and Robbins Trout Farm with fresh-harvested […] Read more »

SLT Scholarship Winner Announced


The Sippican Lands Trust Executive Director Robin Shields enthusiastically announces the recipient of the 2015 Sippican Lands Trust Helen A. Arthur Scholarship in the amount of $1,000. This year’s recipient is Julia Nojeim, a senior at Old Rochester Regional High School. Nojeim has been admitted to the Honors Program at Fairfield University where she plans […] Read more »

MAC Announces New ArtStart Director


If you are looking for a summer art program for your 4½ to 9 year old, ArtStart at The Marion Art Center is the place to be! Come join the fun at The Marion Art Center. ArtStart 2015 offers arts & crafts, theatre, music and more! Two-week sessions are offered on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Land Trust Elects Officers


At their Annual Meeting on May 30, members of the Mattapoisett Land Trust elected Directors and Officers to serve for MLT’s 2015-2016 fiscal year. Directors elected include: Marc Anderson, Skip Bedser, Ray Cebula, Don Cuddy, Ellen Flynn, Sandy Hering, Mike Huguenin, Gary Johnson, Luana Josvold, Paul Osenkowski, Charles Radville, and Jeffrey Sanders. MLT’s Officers will […] Read more »