July 21, 2018


Town News

Boston – A proposal to raise the legal tobacco purchasing age in Massachusetts from 18 to 21 has been approved by the House of Representatives and the Senate, and is now on Governor Charlie … more
SEEKONK — The local board of health is warning that people and pets should avoid recreational activities such as boating, swimming and fishing on the Turner Reservoir because of recent algae … more
Boston – The House of Representatives and Senate have finalized legislation creating a new dedicated revenue stream to pay for municipal police training in Massachusetts. The bill is now on … more

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Car Wash and Yard Sale to support the Seekonk High School Boys Soccer team on July 14th Event will run from 10 am to 2 pm Donations being accepted for the yard sale more
The mission of the Seekonk Athletic Hall of Fame is to celebrate athletics in the community and to honor the individuals who have modeled sportsmanship, athleticism, and civic pride and their … more
Summer Baseball Camps Come & Go! A Popular Camp is Back for Another Summer. Baseball Skills, Fun, Competition, Prizes & more. Sign Up For The Townie Baseball Camp at Pierce Stadium before it Fills … more

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Students of the Month for May and JuneKindergarten:Mrs. Miguel: Luca Fournier and Shelby Schenck Mrs. Archambault: Olivia Ouellette and Ethan WagnerMrs. Churchill: Mikaela Campbell and Makayla … more
Providence Country Day School was recently selected as one of five schools nationally to be part of the inaugural cohort of NAIS Lab Schools. Hosted by the National Association of Independent Schools … more
East Providence, RI – The culminating event for St. Mary Academy - Bay View Middle School students is the Eighth Grade Moving Up Day. It marks their readiness to move on to ninth grade in the … more

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Former County Commissioner Maria Lopes endorses Durant, "it is important to have someone from the northern territory represent on the Commission," says Lopes. Gil "Buddy" Pontes, former Berkley … more
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — At a specially convened meeting Tuesday evening, June 19, 2018, the Board of Trustees of the Providence Singers named Monica Maye as the Singers’ third executive director. She … more
Attleboro, MA, July 10, 2018– The physicians and staff at Sturdy Pediatric Associates welcomes Dr. Peter Roman, Pediatrician. He joins Drs. Germain, Hansen, and Latif. Dr. Roman specializes in … more

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Scouts & Civic Organizations

A Chicken BBQ will be held at the American Legion Post 311, 351 Fall River Ave, Seekonk MA on Saturday, August 11th at 2 pm. The event is sponsored by the Sons of the American Legion and a $15.00 … more
We will be holding our Fall Psychic Fair on Saturday, 9/8/18. Admission is free. There will be several Readers and each Reading is $ 20.00. There will also be several Vendors. The hours are from 10 … more
August 18th 2018, 11:30 to 1:30pmDrive thru & pick-up or stay and eat50/50 & lobster raffles, $12.50 per dinner165 Providence Street, RehobothTickets email webmaster@rumfordclub.com or leave … more

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Friends of Friends sponsored the 22nd Silver Tea at the Seekonk Senior Center for 100 Seekonk residents, 75 yrs. and older. Everyone enjoyed a wonderful meal prepared and catered by Young’s … more
Background:Did you know that someone’s identity gets stolen every two seconds? The AARP Fraud Watch Network provides you with tips and resources to help you spot and avoid identity theft and … more
SCAM ALERT #1: Last year, the federal government entered into a settlement with Western Union to help recover losses by victims of scams who used Western Union wire transfers. Now scammers are … more

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Police & Fire

SEEKONK — Police K-9 Zuzo is returning to duty two weeks after undergoing emergency surgery for an infection, police said Thursday.To read more by The Attleboro Sun Chronicle click on the link … more
Stow –Deputy State Fire Marshal Maribel Fournier and Massachusetts Firefighting Academy Director David C. Evans announced the graduation of the 264th class of the Massachusetts Firefighting … more
Applications are being accepted in the Fire Chief's office at 500 Taunton Avenue, Seekonk, Massachusetts for the position of Firefighter/Paramedic. Requirements for this position include a high … more

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The Seekonk Congregational Church will hold their 4th Annual Golf Tournament on the afternoon of Saturday Sept 15, 2018. All Golfers are invited to play at Touisset Country Club 221 Pearse Road … more
The First Christian Congregational Church, 1113 GAR Highway in Swansea will be hosting an Open Air Market on July 21 & August 4 from 9 am – 3 pm. We are looking for Crafters, Marketeers and Farmers who would like to rent a space for $20; $30 if … more
Saturday, October 27, 2018Time: 10:00am to 3:00pm Sponsored by:The Piecemakers Quilt Group, Seekonk Congregational Church, 600 Fall River Avenue, Seekonk, MA 02271You're invited to view our quilted … more

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