Edwin Thomas “Ted” Harrison

Edwin Thomas “Ted” Harrison, 87, of Marion, formerly of Plymouth, and originally of Roehampton, London, UK passed away on Tuesday July 25, 2017. Born in 1930 in the UK, Ted served in the RAF in the late 1940’s. He immigrated to the US in 1968. Ted enjoyed organic gardening and photography in his younger years. […] Read more »

Old Rochester Farmers’ Market

Old Rochester Farmers’ Market is held every Tuesday from 3:00 – 6:00 pm at Old Rochester Regional Junior High School. There is live entertainment, and every week from 4:00 – 5:00 pm your children can enjoy a mix of interactive book read-a-louds and activities, best for ages 2 and up, but all families are welcome […] Read more »

Elizabeth Taber Library Hosts Bridge Benefit

The Elizabeth Taber Library’s Bridge Benefit Committee cordially invites you to participate in a duplicate bridge game with Director Alan Hudson on Friday, August 4 at the Marion Music Hall. The committee, which consists of C.C. Dyer, Kathy Feeney, Andy Kotsatos, Susan Mead, Libby O’Neill, Kathy Reed and Meg Steinberg, has been working diligently to […] Read more »

Tri-Town Profile: Norene Hartley

Name: Norene Hartley Age: 71 Currently lives in: Rochester How she got here: A car ride as a baby from St. Luke’s Hospital to her family home in Rochester, which dates back generations. Favorite Tri-Town place: “I think my home. I enjoy looking at the animals that live there around me.” What she’d change if […] Read more »

Drainage Issues Complaint At Fieldstone Drive

On July 24, the Mattapoisett Conservation Commission heard that stormwater drainage problems at an upscale sub-division inside the Bay Club were the primary reason Mat and Jessica Campione were seeking permission to re-grade a portion of their lot located at 26 Fieldstone Drive. “I’ve been in touch with Ted Goudy and the Bay Club … […] Read more »

Carol A. (Burke) Connolly

Carol A. (Burke) Connolly, 78, of Mattapoisett died July 23, 2017 at Sippican Health Care Center after a long illness. She was the wife of Paul J. Connolly. Born in Arlington, MA, the daughter of the late Wallace H. and Helen (McQuiggan) Burke, she was raised in Belmont and lived in Mattapoisett for over 35 […] Read more »

CEF Cranberry Country Kickoff

The Cranberry Educational Foundation is holding its first annual CEF Cranberry Country Kickoff. Proceeds will benefit the Foundation’s scholarship fund. The event will be held on Friday, August 11 at the Loon Pond Lodge at Ted Williams Camp in Lakeville from 6:00 to 10:00 pm. Included in the ticket price is a night of dancing, […] Read more »

Friends of the MFPL Jewelry Sale

Gather up your bangles, baubles and bows, and donate them to the Friends of the Mattapoisett Library for their Summer Jewelry and Accessory Sale. Donations of jewelry (even broken items), beads, single earrings, scarves, hats, and purses can be left at the library’s circulation desk during business hours prior to August 11. The sale opens […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Congregational Church Yard Sale

Mattapoisett Congregational Church is having a yard sale on August 12 from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm at 27 Church Street, Mattapoisett. If you are looking for it, we most likely will have it: huge section of books, toys, kids’ stuff, clothing, furniture, tools, household, items, sporting equipment, décor items, and so much more. This […] Read more »

Tri-Town Libraries Host Civic Engagement Series

Who better than our libraries and librarians to provide a platform for discussion on critical public issues in the 21st century? If you asked Lawrence DiCara, lawyer, author, political historian and educator, he’d say no one. On July 21 at the Marion Music Hall, Tri-Town Library Directors Susan Pizzolato of Mattapoisett Free Public Library, Elisabeth […] Read more »