October 21, 2021

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Town News

The Board of Selectmen are seeking assistance in preparing minutes of their weekly meetings. In a complaint filed October 3 with the state Attorney General, Patrick Higgins alleged the board violated … more
Senator Feeney & his staff will be available to meet with constituents for in-person, district office hours in each of the 9 cities and towns of the Bristol & Norfolk Senate District … more
The Board of Selectmen voted Tuesday to keep a single tax rate for residents and businesses, based on the recommendation of the Board of Assessors. “In our case, there is no real benefit in … more

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Sports

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
Rehoboth resident, Donny Azar, recently captured the top scoring honors in the Seekonk Junior Golf League during its 2021 season. The Seekonk Junior Golf League provides an opportunity for area … more

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Schools

Dighton, MA: - It had been decades since the last update and even longer since a major renovation to Bristol County Agricultural High School. Now, as we head into 2022, the additions and renovations … more
Attorneys for the Dighton-Rehoboth Regional School District have filed seven counterclaims against the Town of Rehoboth in response to a lawsuit filed last month in the Superior Court of … more
September 2021 Dates to RememberOct. 11 - No School- Columbus DayOct. 12  – School Committee 6:30pmOct. 25 - Picture Retakes/Make-upsOct. 25 - Grade 8 Group PhotoOct. 26  – … more

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People

[Providence] The historic Providence Art Club is excited to host the 117th Annual Little Pictures Show & Sale from November 7 – December 23, 2021. The exhibition, which is the oldest and … more
Remembering a Sad Day with a Very Happy & Special OccasionAs you all remember, a year ago, Saturday, September 12, 2020 the COA Senior Center caught fire.  Happily, the Board of Selectmen, … more
Frederick Randall is settling in as Principal of Dorothy L. Beckwith Middle School. Randall was born in Baltimore, Maryland but grew up in the town of Wayland, Massachusetts. He attended Allegheny … more

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Scouts & Civic Organizations

A Painting Party will be held, Sunday, 12/5/21 at the Seekonk American Legion located at 351 Fall River Ave, 2nd floor, Seekonk, MA. We will be painting on 2 mason jars with handles with a Beach Theme. Doors open at noon with painting starting at 1 … more
American Legion Post 311 is having their Annual Turkey Raffle on Friday, November 19th at the Post Home, 351 Fall River Avenue, Seekonk. Raffle starts at 7:00 pm for 30 turkey baskets that include vegetables and all the fixings. Turkey Baskets … more
On September 25, 2021, Girl Scouts of Southeastern New England will be celebrating the Centennial Anniversary of Camp Hoffman with an activity-packed Centennial Celebration. Current Girl Scouts, … more

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Seniors

The town of Dighton has an immediate opening for a custodian/Maintenance person to work under the general guidance and direction of the Council on Aging Director and/or Assistant Program Manager at … 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
Boston, MA — AARP Foundation has kicked off volunteer recruitment for its Tax-Aide program, the nation’s largest volunteer-based tax preparation service. Volunteers may sign up to assist … more

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Police & Fire

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
Angela Rose was awarded the Massachusetts Call Volunteer Fire Association Robert J. Hindley Memorial Scholarship In August. Presenting the check is MCVFA Region 1 Vice-President Chris Hajder. Each … more
Rehoboth Fire Dept. Station 3 annual drive thru chicken BBQ, Sunday October 31. Dinner consists of 1/2 chicken, mashed potatoes, coleslaw, cranberry sauce, rolls and apple pie, $15.00 per dinner. For … more

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Churches

First Christian Congregational Church is once again saluting veterans with our 14th Annual Veterans Meat Pie Supper being held on Friday, November 5th from 4 – 7:30 pm in memory of Ed Miranda, … more
The First Christian Congregational Church, UCC located at 1113 GAR Highway, Swansea, MA is holding a Fall Breakfast To Go on Saturday, October 16, 2021 from 8 am – 10 am at a cost of $10 per … more
Join us on Sunday, October 17, 2021 as we visit the early church locations that preceded our beautiful church of today. The tour will begin at the Newman Cemetery (parking in the Newman … more

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