January 18, 2022

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Communities in Bristol County continue to see soaring rates of Covid, with a rash of new infections due to the highly contagious Omicron variant. According to the Massachusetts Department of … more
Longtime Selectmen Chairman Skip Vadnais is running for another term on the board. Vadnais told the Reporter he wants to continue the development of the new Council on Aging and other buildings at … more
Seekonk has been hit hard by the pandemic, with a soaring rate of new infections due to the Omicron variant. According to the Massachusetts Department of Health, the town reported a daily … more

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Sports

This holiday season our 14U Thunder girls are trying to support a worthy cause in Swansea helping out Bags of Hope. Shopping and stuffing bags for under privilege children from 2 months to 18+ years … more
League community, As previously announced, the league's annual open meeting will be held on Wednesday October 13th at 7:00PM at Hillside Country Club. This is the open business meeting for the … more
Layla Perry (7 yrs. old of Rehoboth) recently won the back draw in the 8-year-old age division at her 1st national tennis tournament at Little MO in the Bronx NY. more

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Schools

Dr. Anthony Azar, Superintendent of Schools in the Dighton-Rehoboth Regional School District, recently announced this year's recipient of the 2021-22 Superintendent’s Award, Mr. Alexander … more
A growing number of Covid infections statewide has prompted some school districts to delay their openings so teachers and staff can obtain Covid tests. Dighton-Rehoboth schools resumed classes on … more
The following Seekonk residents have achieved Honor Roll status at St. Luke’s School in Barrington for the recently completed trimester. Grade 6: Second Honors: Cyanna Devaney. Grade 8: First … more

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People

Kaitlyn Darling DR 21 has made the Dean's list at Curry CollegeFull-time students who carry 12 or more graded credits in the Fall or Spring semester, earn at least a 3.30 semester GPA, and have no … more
Dr. Anthony Azar, Superintendent of Schools in the Dighton-Rehoboth Regional School District, recently announced this year's recipient of the 2021-22 Superintendent’s Award, Mr. Alexander … more
Fitchburg–Fitchburg State University held the winter ceremony of its 125th commencement exercises on Friday, Dec. 17, conferring more than 400 degrees at the first in-person ceremony since the … more

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Scouts & Civic Organizations

On Thursday, January 13th Scouts from Swansea Troop 303 presented to Swansea Veterans Agent Kevin Serpa $500 in gift cards to be given to local Vets in need. The Scouts raised these funds during the … more
Girl Scouts in Southeastern New England are now selling the new brownie inspired AdventurefulsTM cookie alongside other favorites, and each purchase powers amazing adventures for them.[Warwick, … more
Membership chairman Joyce Clark installed two new members to the GFWC Taunton and Raynham Junior Woman's Club. The members welcomed Gail Knowles and Diane Huling, who are both residents of East … more

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Seniors

The American Flag is up and flying again at the new C.O.A. location at 27 Frances Farm Road in Rehoboth after being recovered 15 months ago when the C.O.A. burned down to the ground. more
More than 15 months after a devastating fire destroyed the Senior Center at 55 Bay State Road, the Council on Aging have a new home at Francis Farm. A welcoming reception was held Monday at … more
The Rehoboth Board of Selectmen have set mid-December as the target date for the relocation of the Council on Aging to their new home at Francis Farm. Voters at last May’s town meeting … more

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Police & Fire

With new, unwrapped toys to donate! Please bring any and all toys inside the Rehoboth Police Department *Join us on 12/11/2021 from 10 AM – 2 PM at the Rehoboth Police Department for a Fun … more
On Nov 13th many members of the Rehoboth Fire Department along with Junior members and friends changed smoke alarm batteries for the citizens of Horton Estates. This is an annual project headed up by … more
With opioid overdose deaths increasing during the pandemic, the Drug Enforcement Administration announces its 21st Take Back Day is scheduled for October 23rd 2021. At its last Take Back Day in … more

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Churches

On Saturday January 15, Centenary United Methodist Church, 15 Sanford St in downtown Attleboro, will host another homemade take-out dinner.This month we will be preparing "Mom's Meatloaf", mashed … more
Seekonk Congregational Church UCC is open for in-person services Sundays at 9:30 AM in the Sanctuary at 600 Fall River Avenue, Seekonk, MA. Advance registration is suggested but you can also attend … more
Grace Church in North Attleboro is offering a crispy barbecue chicken luncheon on Sunday, December 12th. Each luncheon includes mac & cheese, coleslaw, salad and dessert. Place your order as soon as possible. Orders must be in by 5 PM Thursday, Dec. … more

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