Daniel Anthony Calderone

Daniel Anthony Calderone, 35, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, March 23, 2016, in Newnan, Georgia, where he had lived with his two sons since January. Originally born on Barksdale Air Force Base in Shreveport, Louisiana, Daniel had lived in Fairhaven, MA and in Trabuco Canyon, CA. He graduated from Trabuca Hills High School in 1999 […] Read more »

April Vacation Fun Days

Marion Recreation will offer April Vacation Fun Days over April vacation. Join us for days filled with games, movies, arts & crafts, ping pong and much more. Designed for boys and girls in grades 1-6, the program will run from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm at a cost of $45 per day, per child. Sign […] Read more »

Gateway Youth Hockey

The Gateway Gladiator Pee Wees didn’t win the Championship, but they put up a fight to the finish. The Gladiators faced the Southeast Cyclones on Saturday night for the Yankee Conference Championship. Gateway got on the board first off of a goal by Ben Demoranville who was assisted by Bailey Tieu. The Cyclones tied the […] Read more »

Ham & Bean Supper

On Saturday, April 16, a Ham & Bean Supper will take place at The Knights Hall, 57 Fairhaven Road in Mattapoisett. Doors open at 5:00 pm and supper is at 5:30 pm. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 7 to 12, and free for children under 7. Tickets can be purchased or […] Read more »

Prepare to be Autism-Aware

Is it Autism Awareness Month again already? Hurry! Grab the blue light bulbs! Find a clean blue shirt! Where is that damned puzzle piece ribbon lapel pin? Who took my vehicle magnet? It’s that time of year again when The Wanderer cover page displays that little puzzle piece ribbon you sometimes see around on minivan […] Read more »

SLT Scholarship Opportunity

The Sippican Lands Trust is seeking applicants for its “Helen A. Arthur Scholarship.” A monetary award of up to $1000 is available to a Marion resident who is a graduating senior from any secondary school by June 2016 and is preferably pursing an education in environmental studies or a related field. Please postmark a completed […] Read more »

Miss Massachusetts’ Outstanding Teen Pageant

The 17th annual Miss Massachusetts’ Outstanding Teen Pageant is Sunday, April 3 at 4:00 pm at the Keith Middle School in New Bedford. Allie Nault, an 18-year-old resident of Gilford, New Hampshire was crowned Miss America’s Outstanding Teen 2016 last August in Orlando, FL. She will be the special guest at the pageant and will […] Read more »

1st Annual Rummage Sale

The Friends of the Rochester Senior Center will hold its 1st Annual Rummage Sale on April 2 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. After 1:00 pm, its $5 to fill a bag! The senior center is located at 67 Dexter Lane, Rochester. Read more »

Lions and Tigers and Bears, Oh My!

Everyone picks the road they must travel upon, and the Old Rochester Regional High School Drama Club chose one paved with yellow brick. The club will perform The Wizard of Oz this Thursday through Saturday, March 31 to April 2, starting at 7:30 pm. There will also be a Sunday matinee on April 3, scheduled […] Read more »

Academic Achievements

Megan Daher and Rachel Brown, both of Rochester, Massachusetts, were named to the dean’s list at Quinnipiac University for the fall 2015 semester. To qualify for the dean’s list, students must earn a grade point average of at least 3.5 with no grade lower can C. Full-time students must complete at least 14 credits in […] Read more »