ORCTV Receives Grant


Old Rochester Community Television is pleased to announce that it has received a $500 Community Reinvestment Grant from the Eastern Bank Charitable Foundation. Steven Schwartz, Marion Branch Manager for Eastern Bank, informed ORCTV of their award during the last week of February. The grant will be used to subsidize the taping and broadcasting of the […] Read more »

March Programs at Plumb Library


Brian J. Lowney, author of Unconditional Love: Pet Tales to Warm the Heart and the “Fin, Fur, and Feathers” column in New Bedford’s The Standard-Times and other regional newspapers, will be at the Plumb Library on Thursday, March 13 at 6:30 pm to read from his book and discuss our favorite furry friends. Unconditional Love: […] Read more »

MAC Hosts All Abstract Show


The Marion Art Center will present an exhibition of abstract art featuring works by Bouldin G. “Bo” Burbank, Jeffrey Rappo, and Filipe Miguel, from March 7 to April 19. A reception honoring the artists and their guests will be hosted by the Marion Art Center on Friday, March 7 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. While […] Read more »

Marion Republican Town Committee


The Marion Republican Town Committee will conduct its next monthly meeting on Tuesday, March 4 at 7:00 pm at the Marion Music Hall, 164 Front Street, Marion. The public and new members are welcome. Read more »

South Coast Chamber Music Society


For the final concert of their winter series, the South Coast Chamber Music Society will perform Piano Trio music of Mozart, Rachmaninoff and Schubert in Marion and New Bedford on March 8 and 9. “One glance at Schubert’s Trio and the troubles of our human existence disappear and all the world is fresh and bright […] Read more »

RCF Dinner Dance Fundraiser


Limited tickets are still available for The Rochester Country Fair’s “Team Spirit” Theme Dinner Dance Fundraiser. The event will take place on Saturday, March 1 at the Redmen Hall located at 758 Main Street in Wareham. Guests are encouraged, but not required, to dress for the occasion. Dig out your high school or college gear […] Read more »

“Healing little Hearts” Fundraiser


On Saturday, March 1, “Healing little Hearts” will hold its annual black-tie gala fundraiser for Boston Children’s Hospital at the New Bedford Whaling Museum, where they expect over 300 guests. Now in its seventh year, the event is sponsored by Baby Blanket Suncare Products and raises approximately $100,000 per year for pediatric heart research. Every […] Read more »

Rochester Archival Project


Have you ever wondered about the Selectmen’s Perambulations or do you even know what they are! Or are you interested in an Indentureship – no, not what it feels like with your credit card, but a true multiyear commitment of your life to another person to learn a trade. Or perhaps you wondered how Rochester […] Read more »

Upper Cape Tech College Fair


Upper Cape Cod Regional Technical School welcomes all area parents and students in Grades 9 through 11, as well as seniors who have not finalized their plans, to attend a College Fair at Upper Cape Tech. The College Fair will be held on Thursday, March 20 from 6:30 to 8:00 pm in the gymnasium. Over […] Read more »

Marion Council on Aging


New Programs: “Easy Yoga”: Beginning March 7 at 10:45 am. This is seated and standing only. Come try this free 12-week class at 13 Atlantis Drive, Marion. IKEA: March 26. Pick up begins at 10:00 am. Space is limited. Free tax assistance for elders who have simple tax returns. Call for appointment. Ongoing programs: YMCA: […] Read more »