Citizens group opposes Onset parking fees
A group calling itself Concerned Citizens of Onset has organized to challenge town officials on a parking program instituted this year.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
5-year-olds get special welcome to kindergarten in Wareham
At a big rally for little kids, the town's soon-to-be kindergartners got a special welcome to formal education.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Musical captures Cuban immigrant's journey
When: 7:30 tonight at Murray Unitarian Universalist Church, 505 N. Main St., Attleboro, and 7 p.m. Friday at Eastern Bank, 226 Main St., Wareham.
SouthCoast is on a roll
Since July, four lucky Massachusetts Lottery players from the region have each won $1 million playing either Mega Millions or the Lottery's instant games.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Wareham Community Events Committee seeks funding
That was selectmen's sentiment Tuesday toward the town's Community Events Committee and its proposed article for the Oct. 27 Special Town Meeting.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Attleboro man charged with rape of a child in Wareham
A 54-year-old Attleboro man is charged with raping a relative during a sleep-over more than 20 years ago when the victim was a boy, according to court documents.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Wareham man, Plymouth woman indicted on heroin trafficking charges
A Wareham man and a Plymouth woman were indicted Friday by a Barnstable County grand jury on multiple drug charges stemming from a police investigation last winter.
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
Grill starts fire at Wareham home
Two people were at the house at 14 Candle Paper Lane when the fire broke out around 4 p.m. One of them was taken to Tobey Hospital for smoke inhalation, said Wareham Fire Department Capt.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Fairhaven Village has survived in spite of big boxes on Route 6
"The Village" business district along Main Street and around the corner from Town Hall in Fairhaven has found its own way to survive though dwarfed by the bustling modern business district of big-box shopping and chain fast food businesses on nearby Route 6. The owner of the Wah May Restaurant at 51 Main St. has been part of the Village district ... (more)
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Maritime Academy program prepares students for sea careers
"I came here to learn more about the school since I am very interested in enrolling here," said Santos, who'll be entering his senior year at Greater New Bedford Regional Vocational Technical High School.
School Committee considers no-fail policy in Wareham
The School Committee took the first step Wednesday toward adopting a "no-fail" policy starting next year that would prohibit students who fail any academic course from participating in athletics, music, drama and all other special-interest activities offered in the district's four schools.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Selectmen approve one Housing Authority request, reject another
Selectmen gave the Housing Authority half of what it asked for Tuesday, accepting a financial proposal but later turning down a request for fiscal relief.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Onset library may re-open on limited basis
Selectmen have voiced support for a proposal submitted by Friends of the Wareham Free Library to re-open the closed Spinney Branch in Onset on a limited basis on a one-year lease.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Wareham rejects agreement for rehab work on bridge
Selectmen Tuesday declined to enter into a draft agreement with the Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries for rehabilitation work on the East River Bridge in Onset.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Actress recalls Robin Williams, the 'wonderful nut.'
Flo Byron sat in the front parlor of her family's High Street home in Wareham on Tuesday, sifting through some newspaper clippings and photographs from 20 years ago.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Affordable night out starts at Carolee's Comedy Corner
Every now and then, Carolee Salerno finds herself standing in a corner, but there is no place she would rather be.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Cape Cod Times
Local historians explore Cape's lesser known stories
Cape Cod may be known for its sunny beaches and array of ice creams, but it also has a long and deep history filled with episodes of violence and war.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Elizabeth Taft Warner Andersson Leonard passed quietly on August 1, 2014 at Nemasket Healthcare Center in Middleboro.