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State Police cruiser struck on Route 25 in Wareham

WAREHAM - A Massachusetts State Police cruiser was struck by another vehicle on Route 25 in Wareham Wednesday afternoon, near the Glen Charlie Road overpass. The trooper and the other driver, a New Bedford woman, were both transported to Tobey Hospital for non life-threatening injuries. The trooper,

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 22:54:27

State police trooper injured in Wareham crash

WAREHAM - A state police trooper and a New Bedford woman were injured Wednesday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash involving a state police cruiser, according to a statement from the Massachusetts State Police. The trooper, who was on patrol out of the Middleboro state police barracks, was stopped in

CAPECODTIMES.COM - 2017-09-20 22:55:50

Jose causing downed trees, scattered power outages

Although Tropical Storm Jose is stalled about 145 miles southeast of Nantucket, it's delivering strong winds to Southern New England causing downed trees and scattered power outages. As of 1 p.m. Thursday, Eversource was reporting power outages in New Bedford, Dartmouth, Plymouth and Wareham. A wind

SOUTH COAST TODAY - 2017-09-21 18:26:47

Wareham Council on Aging to offer two trips in October

The Wareham Council on Aging will be offering two trips in October. The first will be on Tuesday, October 17th to view the foliage in central Massachusetts and enjoy lunch at the Old Mill Restaurant in Westminster. Following a full course luncheon, we will travel to the beautiful Tower Hill Botanica

VILLAGESOUP.COM - 2017-09-20 14:55:23

Tabor Academy hosts Special Olympics Sept. 29

MARION - Tabor Academy is looking forward to its Fall Service Day on the morning of Friday, Sept. 29 where students and faculty will once again lend a hand to non-profit groups across the region, according to a press release. Half the Tabor community will host Special Olympics MA on the Tabor campus

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-21 18:21:55

Principal Palladino discusses high school's varied course offerings

WAREHAM - In giving his report on Wareham High School to the School Committee Wednesday night, Principal Scott Palladino stressed the many class offerings that encourage talents or interests that may well form a career. "I know many of these class offerings go unnoticed outside of the school," Palla

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-21 17:17:28

Peter Carboni to perform "Back to the Borough" at Alley Theatre

The wildly talented Peter Carboni will be performing his one man music set entitled, "Back to the Borough", on Sept 29 at The Alley Theater in Middleboro at 7 p.m. Peter is opening for comedian Matt S. McCormick's show Kinda Wicked. Both men are alumni of The Burt Wood School of Performing Arts. Tic

SOUTH COAST TODAY - 2017-09-21 08:01:00

Can you imagine a day without water?

To the Editor: With all the division in our government, it is easy to forget there are some policy priorities that cut across party lines. Town residents may have different opinions on items such as tax reform, but we all have a lot in common too. We all get up in the morning and brush our teeth, us

VILLAGESOUP.COM - 2017-09-21 07:00:00

Cultural Council seeking grant applications until Oct. 16

The Wareham Cultural Council is seeking proposals for community-oriented arts, humanities and science programs for 2018. In the last two years, more than $6,000 has been available in grants for such programs through the Massachusetts Cultural Council. The application deadline is Oct. 16. Application

VILLAGESOUP.COM - 2017-09-21 07:00:00

Fall offers a full slate for lovers of classical music

Chamber music and choral presentations fill out the schedule for classical music all over the South Coast this fall. The sheer number of concerts is a great sign for classical music lovers, who can enjoy a broad swath of the repertory. The South Coast Chamber Music Series was invigorated last season

SOUTH COAST TODAY - 2017-09-21 08:01:00

Oyster Farmer Must Gain More Experience

Shea Doonan will continue to have to wait for a vote from the Marion Board of Selectmen until he has sufficient experience as an oyster farmer before the board will allow Doonan to move forward with his application for a second oyster farm at Mitton's Flats in Sippican Harbor. During the original he

WANDERER.COM - 2017-09-21 07:00:00

Is It Fake Or Real News

On September 17, the Mattapoisett Public Library hosted the second in a series of three civically-oriented discussions sponsored in partnership with the Tri-Town libraries in Marion and Rochester. Visiting the Mattapoisett Public Library were Mindy Todd of NPR, WCAI radio, and Paul Pronovost, editor

WANDERER.COM - 2017-09-21 07:00:00

Horse Therapy Plan Hits Snag With Neighbors

Members of the Bourne Planning Board braved high winds and mucky ground conditions on yesterday to make a site visit to the Candy Lane Ranch on County Road in Cataumet. The board chose to make the site visit following a marathon session a week earlier during which Candy Lane Ranch owner Victor Gross

CAPENEWS.NET - 2017-09-22 02:00:00

All Hands on Deck at ORR

In the wake of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, thousands of people in Texas, Florida, and the Antilles archipelago have lost everything they own and are now faced with the heavy task of rebuilding. With much of the country's attention focused on those specifically in Florida and Texas, one student at Ol

WANDERER.COM - 2017-09-21 07:00:00


There's always something to do in and around Carver The Spire Center for Performing Arts presents eclectic entertainment at 25 1/2 Court St. in downtown Plymouth. The Spire is handicap accessible; parking is available street side and in public lots in close proximity. For more information, to order

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-21 16:00:00

High winds and coastal flooding still expected for South Shore

As Tropical Storm Jose continues to churn well off the coast of southern New England, the National Weather Service has issued high wind, coastal flooding and high surf advisories for the South Shore and southeastern part of the state. The advisories will be in effect until Friday. Wind gusts are pre

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-21 13:07:29

Comedy Season Begins With 'Fall Into Funny'

Drew Dunn will be one of three comedians performing in "Fall into Funny" by Flapjack Comedy Productions on September 23 at the Sea Crest Beach Hotel in North Falmouth. Showtime is 8 PM. Flapjack Comedy continues to provide local and national comedy acts at the Sea Crest Beach Hotel in Falmouth. Flap

CAPENEWS.NET - 2017-09-21 20:56:00

Evening update on T.S. Jose (updated 5:30 PM)

CAPE COD - After a lull, showers moved in Thursday afternoon along with more gusty winds. The result is an uptick in power outages. Sandwich continues to be hardest hit with 1,861 customers in the dark as of press time. 25o were out in Falmouth and 100 in Barnstable with isolated outages in other to

CAPECOD.COM - 2017-09-21 21:48:09

T.S. Jose morning update (10 AM)

CAPE COD - As Tropical Storm Jose stalls southeast of the Cape, winds continue to blow over 40 MPH. The weather service says they could blow over 50 MPH today (see graphic below). Bourne Police video above updates conditions at Sagamore Beach around 7 AM. Brewster Police Chief Richard Koch said Ro

CAPECOD.COM - 2017-09-21 12:09:55

YOUTH SPORTS: Carver baseball team appears on NESN Clubhouse

Thanks to the luck of the draw the kids on the 9/10 year-old summer travel team from Carver's Cranberry Baseball League got the thrill of a lifetime Sunday when they were the special guests on the NESN Clubhouse television show. CARVER - Thanks to the luck of the draw the kids on the 9/10 year-old s

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-21 11:00:00