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Community Good Works
Debbie Blais Real Estate, Grafton Suburban Credit Union, Savers Bank and more are featured in this week's roundup of banks and brokerages giving back to their communities.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Freetown-Lakeville committee wants more info on assessment error
Freetown-Lakeville Regional School Committee members will wait until they have more information before deciding how to address the $268,528 the state overcharged Lakeville and undercharged Freetown for the fiscal year 2014 school budget.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Lakeville historic library marks century milestone
Town officials, Historical Commission members, past and present library trustees and other library supporters gathered Tuesday morning at the Historic Lakeville Public Library building, now the Somethin's Brewin' CafA©, at 241 Main St., to commemorate the library's 100 years of service to the town of Lakeville.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Pauline C. Carvalho
Born in Lakeville, the daughter of the late Antone P. and Mary Santos, she lived in New Bedford most of her life.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
William Howard, Sr., 95
William Howard, Sr., age 95 years of Lakeville, passed away Saturday, August 23, 2014 at Island Terrace Nursing Home in Lakeville following a brief illness.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
SouthCoast receives $97,530 in Massachusetts Cultural Council grants
The Massachusetts Cultural Council has awarded $97,530 in grants to seven local cultural councils, according to a press release from Sen. Michael Rodrigues' office.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Lakeville couple turn 'hobby' into produce business
More than two decades ago, a small garden on Precinct Street produced a bumper crop of tomatoes for Al and Linda Bindon.
Mary T. Johnston
Mary T. "Terry" Johnston age 93 years of Lakeville, MA passed away Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at Charlton Memorial Hospital in Fall River.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Bridgewater State University Professor publishes new Crime Thriller, "Hurting Girls".
Having written numerous scholarly articles and currently teaching university level courses on the topic of violence against women, Kim Mac Innis, a Bridgewater State University Professor of Sociology and a Lakeville, MA resident, has brought further life to the subject via a crime thriller entitled "Hurting Girls".
EEE found in Marion, Rochester mosquitoes
The EEE virus has been found in mosquitoes collected from Marion and Rochester, state and local health officials said today.
Susan Pawlak-Seaman - Live and Learn: Finding adventure on way home
It's funny how sometimes you're so sure you know where you're going - and it turns out you really don't.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Social media etiquette Towns look at Internet, social media policies
While town usage of the Internet and social media carries many benefits, it does raise questions about "Internet etiquette," if you will, for town officials and employees.
Talk of the Towns
PHOTO COURTESY OF MIKE SCHROEDER Litterers never saw this gorgeous Turk's Cap Lily growing in a roadside ditch in Lakeville, but the litter lifters did.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
EEE detected in Westport, Lakeville
State and local health officials said Wednesday that eastern equine encephalitis has been positively identified in mosquito samples taken in Westport and Lakeville.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Road work scheduled in Lakeville
Road work is scheduled today in the area of Surrey Drive and Carriage House Drive.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Lakeville firefighters rescue pets from 3-alarm house fire
The fire occurred in the basement of a single family house at 84 Main St. At 4:37 p.m., responding firefighters found flames coming out the basement windows, according to Lakeville Fire Lt.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
New Bedford, Freetown To Spray Mosquitoes After Detecting EEE
If you live in New Bedford or Freetown, you might want to close your windows overnight because there will be mosquito spraying across both communities.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Man hit by septic truck in Lakeville; suffers non-life threatening injuries
A pedestrian was hit by a septic truck this morning and taken to Rhode Island Hospital for non-life threatening injuries, according to the Lakeville Police Department.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
George E. Church
George E. Church, 90, of Rochester, died Thursday, July 31, 2014 at Sippican Health Care Center after a period of declining health.