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Friends recall legacy of Symphony Music Shop founder John R. Pandolfi
"He was a wonderful man and a great inspiration for band members," said Edith Pliskin, 93, of Dartmouth, one of the original band members of the Regional Symphonic Band, which later became the Tri-County Symphonic Band.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Allen C. Haskell Park: Presents the program "Prune and Train the Weeping Beech & Pear Espalier," 1-3 p.m. Dec. 5. Artistic pruning and training techniques presented by horticulturists Warren Leach of Tranquil Lake Nursery, Fred Perry of Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum and Allen Haskell's own Phil Kratsch.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
UMass Dartmouth: Presents a Series of International Films. Next screening, Dec. 6, "Troubled Water."
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Shelter volunteer chosen as Fairhaven animal control officer
After interviewing three candidates, the board appointed Terry Cripps to the position.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Retired educator takes helm at Mattapoisett's Old Hammondtown School
People often dream of taking it easy when they retire, but 35-year education veteran and recent retiree Charles Egan chooses to continue to lead and pass on his experience and knowledge to others.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Fate of South Coast Rail lies outside of region
SouthCoast residents were cautiously excited this month at the news that the state Legislature's Transportation Committee approved a spending authorization that included full funding for South Coast Rail construction.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Lloyd Center For the Environment: "Over the River and Through the Woods History Hike," 9 a.m.-noon Nov. 30. Guided walk through Hardscrabble Nature Preserve.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Geraldine P. Nightlinger
Geraldine P. Nightlinger, 89, of Fairhaven, died Nov. 24, 2013 at Sippican Healthcare Center.
Voters pass most articles
All but one of 20 articles passed at Town Meeting Monday, with voters rejecting a request for $80,000 for a boat to be used in the town harbor to pump out waste from other boats.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Mattapoisett seniors have drive to better road skills
Priscilla Norton said she's seen a lot of changes on the roadway in her 60 years behind the wheel.
Sowle the Florist has been a SouthCoast staple since 1889
The story of one local florist isn't the history of your ordinary store. In fact, it's a tale that spans three centuries.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Selectmen approve contract with facilities manager
The man hired for the newly created position is Shaun Cormier, a Mattapoisett resident with 25 years of experience in the construction industry.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Community cleanup: At Allen C. Haskell Park, recently acquired by The Trustees of Reservations, 2-4 p.m. Nov. 21. Sensitive plantings need to be protected for the winter.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Mattapoisett restores neighborhoods to flood zone
Mattapoisett neighborhoods that were left out of the floodplain zone earlier this year were restored by voters at a Special Town Meeting Monday.
Julia M. Catunto
Julia M. Catunto, 55, of New Bedford died November 18, 2013 at home after a courageous battle with cancer.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Annual Toys For Tots Charity Ride draws record numbers
Late rains did not dampen the Pilgrim Sands Trail Riders annual Toys For Tots Charity Ride Sunday that drew 320 participants, the largest ever.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
The Week Ahead
Courtesy of the Zeiterion Katherine McPhee, a veteran of "American Idol" and "Smash," brings her fabulous vocals to New Bedford Nov. 23. Courtesy of the Zeiterion Katherine McPhee, a veteran of "American Idol" and "Smash," brings her fabulous vocals to New Bedford Nov. 23. The 23rd annual National Native American Heritage Day Pow-Wow will be taking ... (more)
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Mattapoisett selectmen fill vacancy on school board
Selectmen Chairman R. Tyler Macallister asked Hunt if he will run for another term, suggesting he would be a great asset to the board based on conversations they have had.
John F. Haley
John F. Haley, 66, of Mattapoisett, died November 9, 2013, at home after a brief illness.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Community cleanup: At Allen C. Haskell Park, recently acquired by The Trustees of Reservations, 2-4 p.m. Nov. 21. Sensitive plantings need to be protected and readied for the onset of the coming cold.