October 20, 2020

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The Board of Selectmen have approved a new six year contract with Police Chief James Trombetta. The new contract will take effect on July 1, 2021 and will last until June 30, 2027. Trombetta, 58, has … more
Less than a month after beginning the 2020-2021 academic year with remote learning, the Dighton-Rehoboth Regional School District plans to begin a hybrid model on October 13.In a letter sent to … more
The town currently does not have enough election ballots to meet the need, according to Town Clerk Laura Schwall.The general election is on November 3. All polling will be held at Palmer River … more

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Sports

As the 2020 RYBSA baseball season comes to a close I would like to thank all of you the families of RYBSA for helping us have a successful season for all of our kids. This year brought many what … more
Dighton Rehoboth Regional High School is planning to offer a voluntary Strength and Conditioning program and a team specific Skills and Drills program for their athletes. “We are hoping that … more
The South Coast Conference, the league in which Dighton-Rehoboth and Seekonk high schools compete, has postponed its entire slate of fall sports until February due to COVID concerns. The … more

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Schools

October 16, 2020Dear Families,Our hybrid learning program began for our first cohort of students in grades K, 1, 5, 6, 9, and 12 on Tuesday, 10/13 and our second cohort of students on Thursday, … more
Dighton-Rehoboth schools will be going to a hybrid model on Tuesday after three weeks of distance learning. School Superintendent Anthony Azar wants parents and faculty to know all safety measures … more
Dear Families, We deeply appreciate all that you have done on behalf of your children in what can only be described as unprecedented times in our lives. As you might know, during a recent school … more

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People

The Recording Academy places RIC group on the official ballot for Best Pop Duo or Group Performance and Best Music Video The Recording Academy has placed the Rhode Island College Concert Chorus on … more
October 06, 2020, Fall RiverToday Local 216 announced that Abby Abrahamson is the recipient of a Music Family Scholarship from the recording industry’s Music Performance Trust Fund (MPTF). … more
Over 90 entries were received for consideration for the City of Pawtucket 22nd Annual Photo contest which created the City’s first ‘virtual exhibit’ on the city website, … more

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Scouts & Civic Organizations

Girl Scouts Troop #628 hiked the trails behind the Seekonk town hall! The girls used their maps to find the way. more
Troop 484 went on an awesome hiking adventure on a beautiful October Sunday at the Swansea Dam and earned a Nature Scavenger Hunt fun patch! more
Local author Don Sampson was a guest speaker at the GFWC Taunton and Raynham Junior Women's Club's September meeting which was held outside at the USMC League Hall in Somerset. Mr. Sampson is a … more

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Seniors

The Rehoboth Senior Center could not be saved from a devastating fire on September 12, but the building’s legacy will remain alive.  The $1.4 million facility at 55 Bay State Road was … more
 A pair of local businesses have stepped in to help the Council on Aging following the September 12 fire which destroyed the Rehoboth Senior Center. The $1.4 million facility at 55 Bay State … more
The cause of the September 12 fire which decimated the Rehoboth Senior Center remains unknown. The $1.4 million facility at 55 Bay State Road was deemed a total loss. Only the front portico remains … more

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Police & Fire

Rehoboth MA – On Saturday, October 24th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Rehoboth Police Department and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration will give the public its 19th opportunity in ten years … more
Rehoboth Fire Dept. Station 3 annual Drive thru chicken BBQ,Sunday October 18th. You get 1/2 a chicken, mashed potatoes, butternut squash, coleslaw, cranberry sauce, rolls and apple pie, Tickets are … more
East Providence Police Chief William Nebus has reported that the city lived through its first ever curfew in recent memory with "no incidents." Mayor Bob DaSilva and Chief Nebus announced a citywide … more

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Churches

The First Christian Congregational Church, UCC located at 1113 GAR Highway, Swansea, MA is holding a Ham & Beans Take Out Dinner on Saturday, October 31, 2020 with small and large sizes available … more
October 17, 2020 5:30 PMTuscany-Style Roasted Pork, Mashed Potatoes, Green Beans, Dinner Roll and Homemade Dessert.$12 Per Adult, Kids Under 10 $6 Call 508-222-1759 Or *Email … more
Saturday October 31, 9 AM – 12 PM Centenary United Methodist Church 15 Sanford St, Attleboro Across From the YMCA All Sorts Of Treasures As Well As Some "Specialty" Tables Featuring, … more

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