Great Community Picnic

To the Editor: Good time had by all! The weather blessed us with another perfect picnic night. It’s always so much fun to browse all the tables to see the themes people have enthusiastically chosen for their tables – some beautiful and serene, some dramatic, some fun! We chose to pay tribute to the latest […] Read more »

To Marion Beautification Donors

To Marion Beautification Donors: I would like to express my heartfelt thanks and appreciation to all who have contributed to the Marion Beautification Project. I am humbled and grateful for the support and contributions for the launch of this ongoing initiative. With 250 tickets sold for the benefit on July 26th, and several donors having […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Roads

To the Editor: Last fall a number of public meetings were held in Mattapoisett giving year-round and summer residents the opportunity to offer their views and concerns regarding a future reconstruction of Main Street, Water Street, Beacon Street, and Marion Road. These streets comprise the historic and scenic roadway that meanders along the shore of […] Read more »

Elizabeth Taber Library

To the Editor: The Elizabeth Taber Library Board of Trustees and all those involved in Marion’s Elizabeth Taber Library would like to thank Nita Howland and her crew who unselfishly and tirelessly took on the work of administrating the 2018 Annual Elizabeth Taber Library Book Sale last week. There are many shades of volunteers but […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Planning Board Hearing

To Whom It May Concern,             I am writing in regard to the Planning Board Hearing story that was published on June 21st wherein FALSE statements were made about me at this meeting, then published in The Wandereras being factual and, moreover, damaging to me and my reputation.             For the record, I wish to […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Woman’s Club

Dear Editor, The Mattapoisett Woman’s Club would like to acknowledge the many garden owners who worked so tirelessly to contribute to the success of our recently held garden tour. Nine property owners opened up their propertiesto the over four hundred people who purchased tickets for the tour. This year’s tour title was “NATURE’S TREASURES”, which […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Congregational Church

Dear Editor, On behalf of the Mattapoisett Congregational Church, I would like to thank the Mattapoisett Land Trust and Mike Huguenin for hosting us on our first “Blessing of the Animals” service June 10th at the Munro Preserve. The day was a bit overcast with a light breeze – making it perfect weather for animals […] Read more »

Thank you to Mattapoisett’s EMTs

Thank you: Thank you to Mattapoisett’s EMTs for coming to my aid on Sunday, June 24th. The gentlemen were all professional, courteous, and “over-the-top” efficient!! I was at the ER at Tobey Hospital in record time, was treated for a hip dislocation, and released the same afternoon. I figured they would not appreciate a call […] Read more »

Thank You to Mattapoisett ExciseTax Payers

To the Editor: I, Freemin Barer, wish to thank all the Mattapoisett ExciseTax Payers who make the Mattapoisett Educational Fund available to Mattapoisett students. This year I was the recipient of a $1,000 scholarship to help with educational expenses at Bristol Community College where I am studying Environmental Sciences and Computer- Aided Design. This fund […] Read more »

Immigration

To the Editor: The Mattapoisett Congregational Church joins our larger denomination, the United Church of Christ (www.macucc.org), in calling for the immediate cessation of the purposeful separation of children from their families at our border and reuniting them with their families. More than 2,300 children have been separated from their parents since the start of […] Read more »