July 16, 2018

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Boston – In an attempt to address the growing state opioid crisis, State Representative Steven Howitt, R-Seekonk, is supporting legislation to expand Massachusetts’ comprehensive 2016 … more
Boston – Massachusetts residents would receive a temporary reprieve from the state sales tax for the first time since 2015, under a House proposal designating a two-day sales tax holiday on … more
Boston – State Representative Steven Howitt R-Seekonk, is backing a proposal to deliver additional education aid to cities and towns to help address rising special education and health … more

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Sports

Car Wash and Yard Sale to support the Seekonk High School Boys Soccer team on July 14th Event will run from 10 am to 2 pm Donations being accepted for the yard sale more
The mission of the Seekonk Athletic Hall of Fame is to celebrate athletics in the community and to honor the individuals who have modeled sportsmanship, athleticism, and civic pride and their … more
Summer Baseball Camps Come & Go! A Popular Camp is Back for Another Summer. Baseball Skills, Fun, Competition, Prizes & more. Sign Up For The Townie Baseball Camp at Pierce Stadium before it Fills … more

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Schools

Students of the Month for May and JuneKindergarten:Mrs. Miguel: Luca Fournier and Shelby Schenck Mrs. Archambault: Olivia Ouellette and Ethan WagnerMrs. Churchill: Mikaela Campbell and Makayla … more
Providence Country Day School was recently selected as one of five schools nationally to be part of the inaugural cohort of NAIS Lab Schools. Hosted by the National Association of Independent Schools … more
East Providence, RI – The culminating event for St. Mary Academy - Bay View Middle School students is the Eighth Grade Moving Up Day. It marks their readiness to move on to ninth grade in the … more

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People

Attleboro, MA, July 10, 2018– The physicians and staff at Sturdy Pediatric Associates welcomes Dr. Peter Roman, Pediatrician. He joins Drs. Germain, Hansen, and Latif. Dr. Roman specializes in … more
Jeff Picchioni, manager of the Taunton Avenue Price Rite store, posing with several boxes of frozen meats donated to the Doorways Food Pantry. Price Rite donates several boxes of frozen meats on a … more
Orono, Maine — The University of Maine recognized 2,214 students for achieving Dean’s List honors in the spring 2018 semester. Of the students who made the Dean’s List, 1,634 are … more

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Scouts & Civic Organizations

August 18th 2018, 11:30 to 1:30pmDrive thru & pick-up or stay and eat50/50 & lobster raffles, $12.50 per dinner165 Providence Street, RehobothTickets email webmaster@rumfordclub.com or leave … more
We are pleased to announce that the Rotary Club of East Providence/Seekonk and the Seekonk Lions Club is joining forces to sponsor a charity golf event Monday July 30th at the Wannamoisett Country … more
Saturday, October 27, 2018Time: 10:00am to 3:00pm Sponsored by:The Piecemakers Quilt Group, Seekonk Congregational Church, 600 Fall River Avenue, Seekonk, MA 02271You're invited to view our quilted … more

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Seniors

Friends of Friends sponsored the 22nd Silver Tea at the Seekonk Senior Center for 100 Seekonk residents, 75 yrs. and older. Everyone enjoyed a wonderful meal prepared and catered by Young’s … more
Background:Did you know that someone’s identity gets stolen every two seconds? The AARP Fraud Watch Network provides you with tips and resources to help you spot and avoid identity theft and … more
SCAM ALERT #1: Last year, the federal government entered into a settlement with Western Union to help recover losses by victims of scams who used Western Union wire transfers. Now scammers are … more

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Police & Fire

SEEKONK — Police K-9 Zuzo is returning to duty two weeks after undergoing emergency surgery for an infection, police said Thursday.To read more by The Attleboro Sun Chronicle click on the link … more
Stow –Deputy State Fire Marshal Maribel Fournier and Massachusetts Firefighting Academy Director David C. Evans announced the graduation of the 264th class of the Massachusetts Firefighting … more
Applications are being accepted in the Fire Chief's office at 500 Taunton Avenue, Seekonk, Massachusetts for the position of Firefighter/Paramedic. Requirements for this position include a high … more

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Churches

The First Christian Congregational Church, 1113 GAR Highway in Swansea will be hosting an Open Air Market on July 21 & August 4 from 9 am – 3 pm. We are looking for Crafters, Marketeers and Farmers who would like to rent a space for $20; $30 if … more
Saturday, October 27, 2018Time: 10:00am to 3:00pm Sponsored by:The Piecemakers Quilt Group, Seekonk Congregational Church, 600 Fall River Avenue, Seekonk, MA 02271You're invited to view our quilted … more
This August 6th through 10th, Newman, UCC located at 100 Newman Ave Rumford, Rhode Island will host “Keepers of God’s Creation” an environmentally themed Vacation Bible School (VBS) … more

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