January 31, 2023

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Seekonk, MA – Seekonk Land Conservation Trust has been selected as a beneficiary of the Stop & Shop Community Bag Program for the month of February. Launched in May 2019, the Stop & Shop … more
Doorways food pantry wants to thank the faculty, staff, administration and especially the students and their families of Martin Elementary School for their generosity in their recent food drive. A … more
Seekonk, MA – Seekonk Land Conservation Trust has been selected as a beneficiary of the Stop & Shop Community Bag Program for the month of February.Launched in May 2019, the Stop & Shop … more

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Sports

The young women of Seekonk Softball held a food and clothing collection on November 13 at the Cole Street fields for the benefit of Doorways food pantry and Angels’ Care Closet. A great deal of … more
The Seekonk High School Boys and Girls Cross Country Teams collected non-perishable food throughout the season, then delivered the food to the Doorways Food Pantry in early December. The drive netted … more
A group of students at East Providence High School have formed to show up at school events, on and off campus, for the purpose of supporting classmates. They dress in Townie regalia; they carry … more

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Schools

Doorways food pantry wants to thank the faculty, staff, administration and especially the students and their families of Martin Elementary School for their generosity in their recent food drive. A … more
Hanscom Air Force Base, MA. – Members of the 319th Recruiting Squadron are starting a new award, to honor and highlight 10 of the best Educators in New England.This will last between now and 14 … more
The Seekonk Public Schools 2024 budget may need to be increased over the current fiscal year’s budget of $30.8 million, according to Superintendent Rich Drolet. “As you know, this year … more

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People

Hanscom Air Force Base, MA. – Members of the 319th Recruiting Squadron are starting a new award, to honor and highlight 10 of the best Educators in New England.This will last between now and 14 … more
Biddeford And Portland, Maine | Tangier, Morocco - The following students have been named to the Dean's List for the 2022 fall semester at the University of New England. Dean's List students have … more
Seekonk, MA – Seekonk resident James “Jim” Tusino was awarded the Silver Beaver Award by the Narragansett Council, Boy Scouts of America at its annual Volunteer Recognition Dinner … more

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Scouts & Civic Organizations

Seekonk, MA – Seekonk Land Conservation Trust has been selected as a beneficiary of the Stop & Shop Community Bag Program for the month of February.Launched in May 2019, the Stop & Shop … more
During 2020-22 Troop 1 Seekonk was honored to see 8 of our scouts earn Eagle Scout, the highest rank in Scouts BSA. Due to the pandemic, we were not able to hold larger gatherings for a while. This … more
Seekonk, MA – Seekonk resident James “Jim” Tusino was awarded the Silver Beaver Award by the Narragansett Council, Boy Scouts of America at its annual Volunteer Recognition Dinner … more

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Seniors

January's Women's Luncheon at IHOP.Great food & great conversation. more
The Hurley Middle School Chorus which consist of 40 students presented a fantastic concert for the seniors at the Seekonk Senior Center. Everyone enjoyed the sing-a-longs with the chorus, they … more

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Police & Fire

Seekonk is set to appoint David Enos as Police Chief on Wednesday, just two weeks after the Board of Selectmen voted to rescind the appointment of ex-Chief Dean Isabella. Enos is currently serving … more
A new fire station in the south end of Seekonk may cost over $9 million. Members of the South End Fire Station Building Committee made a presentation to the Board of Selectmen on January … more
 Police Chief Dean Isabella is suing the Town of Seekonk and the Board of Selectmen for breach of contract. The board voted unanimously Wednesday to terminate Isabella’s employment … more

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Churches

As part of Newman Congregational Church, United Church of Christ’s ongoing commitment to education and dialogue on structural racism and white supremacy, we invite the wider community to … more
To begin the Christian season of Lent, Newman Congregational Church, United Church of Christ will again be offering the Ecumenical - Drive-Thru Ashes. This event will take place in the church’s … more
You don’t have to travel to New Orleans to join in the pre-Lenten season celebration. Come worship with the community of Newman Congregational Church, UCC, and share in wonderful, Jazz-inspired … more

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