Join MLT’s Kent Harlow for Trail Chores

Mattapoisett Land Trust (MLT) welcomes Kent Harlow, an Americorps service member, who will lead efforts over the coming year to improve MLT’s trail system. Harlow hails from upstate New York and is a 2013 graduate of the University of New Hampshire, with previous work experience leading Youth Conservation Corps crews and teaching environmental education. Harlow […] Read more »

Marion Cultural Council Members Needed

Are you interested in supporting local cultural events in Marion? Have you considered serving on a board and helping to determine how to disperse funds for cultural events? The Marion Cultural Council is looking for two volunteers interested in serving as voting members who can help share ideas and knowledge when making determinations of how […] Read more »

Town of Rochester Tax Bills

FY 2019 Real Estate & Personal Property Tax Bills were mailed November 2, 2018 and are due December 10, 2018. If paying by personal online banking, allow sufficient time for the bank to generate a check and mail it to the Town. Please supply sufficient information on the check identifying which bill should be credited. […] Read more »

Sippican Historical Society

In 1998, the Sippican Historical Society commissioned an architectural survey of Marion’s historic homes and buildings. The survey was funded one-half by the Sippican Historical Society and one-half by the Massachusetts Historical Commission. Due to the limits of funding, not all of the historic buildings were surveyed, but over 100 were catalogued and photographed. The […] Read more »

Scouting for Food

Marion Cub and Boy Scouts are Scouting for Food until November 11. Kids in town will be approaching your doors again soon. But this time, they won’t be ringing doorbells or looking for Halloween candy. Marion Cub Scout Pack 32 and Boy Scout Troop 32 with the generous support of their charter organization St Gabriel’s […] Read more »

2018 Mattapoisett Police Halloween Costume Contest Winners

Preschool & Kindergarten 3rd Place          Harwin Carroll as Pennywise 2nd Place          Ned & Cedar Maloney as the Duck Boat 1st Place           Brinley Carver Roberts as First Girl on the Moon Grades 1 & 2 3rd Place          Ana Dzerkacz as a Butterfly 2nd Place          Nolan Cameron as a Taco 3rd Place          Maitlen Tavares as Coco Grades […] Read more »

Sippican Historical Society

In 1998, the Sippican Historical Society commissioned an architectural survey of Marion’s historic homes and buildings. The survey was funded one-half by the Sippican Historical Society and one-half by the Massachusetts Historical Commission. Due to the limits of funding, not all of the historic buildings were surveyed, but over 100 were catalogued and photographed. The […] Read more »

Celebrating Elizabeth Taber

A committee has been formed in Marion to honor Elizabeth Sprague Pitcher Taber (1791 – 1888), who was born and raised in Marion. After a teaching career in Marion, she married Stephen Taber, a clock maker, and moved to New Bedford when she was 33 years old. After Stephen and their three children died, she […] Read more »

Rochester Council on Aging

For the complete newsletter, please visit us at 67 Dexter Lane, Rochester, MA to pick up a newsletter or visit us on our website: rochestermaseniorcenter.com/ to download the newsletter onto your computer. Also don’t forget to follow us on our Facebook page for weekly updates: www.facebook.com/rochestercoa/. There are a lot of upcoming trips in November. […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Community Preservation Committee

The Mattapoisett Community Preservation Committee will be accepting project funding applications for inclusion in the Spring 2019 Annual Town Meeting, starting Monday, October 1, 2018 and running to close of business on Wednesday, November 8, 2018. Project applications are available on the Town Website, www.mattapoisett.net, and in paper form at the Selectmen’s office located on […] Read more »