William “Bill” Suzan Jr

William “Bill” Suzan Jr was born in Barnstable, MA on October 21, 1929 and passed on May 13, 2018 in Bothel, WA. Bill was the son of William Sr and Bena Suzan of Mattapoisett. He was the husband of Betty and stepfather to David, Linda & Todd. Bill has two daughters, Ginny and grandson of […] Read more »

Artist to Paint Mural at RMS

The PTO Cultural Council is at it again with its next artistic endeavor to beautify Rochester Memorial School, this time with a large-scale painted mural. RMS Principal Derek Medeiros told the Rochester School Committee on May 10 that artist Todd Woodward would be painting one of the walls in one of the outside courtyard areas […] Read more »

Shirley M. (Rhodes) Hartley

Shirley M. (Rhodes) Hartley, 90, of Rochester died May 18, 2018. She was exactly where she wanted to be, at home and surrounded by her family. She was a lifelong resident of Rochester, a graduate of the Waterman School, Wareham High School and St. Luke’s Hospital, School of Nursing. She was married to the late […] Read more »

Nature’s Treasures Garden Tour

The Mattapoisett Woman’s Club announces their 2018 biennial garden tour “Nature’s Treasures.” On Saturday, June 30from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, rain or shine, nine beautiful distinctive village, town, and seaside gardens will be showcased. Some are secluded or hidden at first glance, while others are home-styled landscaped, and picturesque others are surrounded by the […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Recreation Summer Program Registration

Mattapoisett Recreation is pleased to offer the following summer programs: Seahorse Summer Explorer Campis open to children ages 4-12 years. This weekly program runs June 26 through August 10 from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm (early drop off and late pick up is available) at Center School. Each week has a theme that activities and […] Read more »

Commission Approves Long List of RDAs

The May 9 agenda of the Marion Conservation Commission was packed with a number of Requests for Determination of Applicability, all of which were promptly passed relatively problem-free and given negative determinations (no Notice of Intent filing required). Stanley Russo received a Negative 2 Determination for his Request for Determination of Applicability to place some […] Read more »

OC Baseball Wins 5th Straight Conference Title

This season was expected to be more of a rebuild for Old Colony baseball. Turns out it was a reload. For the fifth time in as many seasons, the Cougars are the best team in the Mayflower Athletic Conference’s Small Vocational Division, bringing home another title with their 6-2 win over Norfolk Aggie on Wednesday. […] Read more »

Plymouth County Register of Deeds Mattapoisett Office Hours

Plymouth County Register of Deeds John R. Buckley Jr. will hold Office Hours in the Conference Room at Mattapoisett Town Hall located at 16 Main Street on Thursday, May 24from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. Register Buckley and members of his staff will be on hand to answer questions about the Plymouth County Registry of […] Read more »

ORR Theater Class Presents: Harry Potter’s Shakespearean Adventure

This year, the ORR Theater Class is proud to present Harry Potter’s Shakespearean Adventure, starring Cuyler Mathieu as Ron Weasley, Baylen Brunelle as Harry Potter, and Brianna Lynch as Hermione Granger. The production takes place on Thursday, May 24, at 7:00 pm in the Old Rochester Regional High School Auditorium.             Theater is a second […] Read more »