Marion’s Energy Management Committee


Marion’s Energy Management Committee is pleased to announce that on June 7 the Board of Selectman approved an increase in the number of electric vehicles (EVs) to be requested through grant applications. The Board initially approved three EVs for municipal use; that number is now four. Funding for one EV was already received, and a […] Read more »

MNHM Summer Program


The Marion Natural History Museum’s Summer Program is one of the most well known and well regarded in the Southcoast area. Children from across the country visit us each summer and participate in the program. The programs are designed to be small groups, and registration is limited to 15 children per session. Coastal Explorations for […] Read more »

SLT Summer Event Series


The Sippican Lands Trust invites you and your family to enjoy two free summer event series this summer. We are planning a three-month run of our popular “storywalks” for young readers, as well as a guided tour of our properties each month throughout the summer. Storywalks are a great way for families to spend time […] Read more »

Free Community Concerts


With the support of the Massachusetts Cultural Council LCC grant program and donors to the group’s GoFundMe campaign, local musicians Mark Mandeville and Raianne Richards will once again traverse Massachusetts on foot for their 7th Annual Massachusetts Walking Tour. The tour will run June 12 – June 28, starting in North Truro and landing in […] Read more »

Rochester Online Bill Pay


The Town of Rochester Tax Collector is pleased to announce that the Town of Rochester now has online bill pay through Unibank’s Unipay. This system is now in place for bills issued from June 3, 2016 forward. Pay bills online through Unipay at Read more »

Marion Planning Board Community Engagement


The Marion Planning Board announces a new regular item in its regular meeting agenda called “Community Engagement.” Fifteen minutes will be set aside at the beginning of each regular meeting during which any Marion resident may bring questions, ideas, and/or concerns to discuss with the Planning Board – no advanced notice required. Topics related to […] Read more »

Marion Recreation Summer Programs Coordinator


Longtime employee and counselor Brian Tranfaglia takes the helm at Silvershell Beach this summer. Brian Tranfaglia is a rising senior at Franklin Pierce University in Rindge, NH. Majoring in Health Sciences, Tranfaglia plans to pursue a career as a Physical Therapist. On campus, he is involved in Peer Leading, the Science Inquiry Scholars program, is […] Read more »

June Programs at Plumb Library


Registration for the Plumb Library’s Summer Library program – Ready, Get Set, Read! – started on June 1 and continues through July 4. Register at Programs for June are: – Thursday, June 23, 6:30 to 7:30 pm: Brain Circus at the Congregational Church, for ages 5 and up. Thanks to the Rochester Cultural Council. […] Read more »

MATTREC Summer Clinics & Programs


Mattapoisett Recreation is offering the following summer clinics. These programs are open to all Tri-Town residents and family members. Summer Conditioning Clinic: Grades 4-6; 4:00 – 5:30 pm; Tuesdays & Thursdays, July 12-August 4 at Old Hammondtown School. This clinic is geared towards children interested in increasing their conditioning levels in a fun and safe […] Read more »

Calling All Art Lovers and Animal Lovers


You are invited to a special art show devoted to helping animals in need. Art On Center is teaming up with The Humane Society & Shelter, South Coast to present an art exhibition and fundraiser to benefit the Humane Society. Delightful works of art by local artists in a variety of media are for sale, […] Read more »