Wednesday Mar 5
Antonio DeFreitas, age 70, of Dartmouth, died Thursday, February 27, 2014 at home.
White will not seek reelection
Elizabeth White, who has served for the last 12 years on school committees in Somerset and has worked on large projects that have had major impacts on the schools, has decided not to seek another three-year term on the Somerset Berkley Regional School Committee in this year's annual town election.
Rebello: Ranks broken
Somerset School Committee member Donald Rebello expressed disappointment last Thursday that the vote to go ahead with a search for a joint school superintendent for both the kindergarten through grade eight school district and Somerset Berkley Regional School District failed because two members of the Somerset School Committee voted against it last ... (more)
The Somerset Berkley Regional School Committee voted 5-2 on Monday night against beginning a search to hire a superintendent that would be shared between the Regional School District, which oversees the high school, and the Somerset Public Schools that oversees kindergarten through grade eight.