February 27, 2020

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According to a press release from the Rhode Island Senate this morning, February 26, 2020, a newly formed coalition called Revenue for Rhode Island launched its campaign to raise revenue for the … more
Emily Fasteson, a junior at Seekonk High School, has been unanimously elected to the Board of Directors of the Doorways Food Pantry in Seekonk. “Emily is one of our most active … more
The 911 Dispatchers of Seekonk are considered public safety telecommunicators. Every year during the second week of April, telecommunications personnel in the public safety community are honored. … more

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Sports

Seekonk went toe-to-toe with South Coast Conference champion Bourne for three quarters on Tuesday evening, but Bourne’s big first quarter made all the difference. more
There were plenty of red eyes and hugs in the Dighton-Rehoboth/Seekonk locker room after Tuesday’s playoff hockey game, and although DRS was on the losing end of the game, coach Tom Fecteau saw the game, and the season, as a big positive. more
With its exciting 57-54 homecourt win over Cumberland High on February 24th on senior night, the Townies boys basketball team, with 13 Division and 14 overall wins, has achieved the most wins in … more

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Schools

Dighton, MA - This Tuesday, February 24 all of the students at Bristol County Agricultural High School will get the opportunity to leave their mark on the beam that will be hoisted up to top off the … more
With its exciting 57-54 homecourt win over Cumberland High on February 24th on senior night, the Townies boys basketball team, with 13 Division and 14 overall wins, has achieved the most wins in … more
Dighton (February 11, 2020) - For the third year in a row, the Bristol Aggie Education Foundation, Inc. awarded scholarships in a competitive grant process which is open to students and staff. This … more

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People

Emily Fasteson, a junior at Seekonk High School, has been unanimously elected to the Board of Directors of the Doorways Food Pantry in Seekonk. “Emily is one of our most active … more
The 911 Dispatchers of Seekonk are considered public safety telecommunicators. Every year during the second week of April, telecommunications personnel in the public safety community are honored. … more
Attleboro – Representative Steven Howitt (R-Seekonk) has committed to participate in the annual Legislative Forum of the Voice of the Poor Committee of the Attleboro Area St. Vincent de Paul … more

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Scouts & Civic Organizations

Take advantage of the reduced-price or free admission to area museums courtesy of the Friends of Seekonk Public Library. Passes may only be borrowed by SAILS card holders with up-to-date accounts. … more
St. Patrick’s Breakfast on Sunday, March 15thCome on down to the Seekonk American Legion for an all you can eat St. Patrick’s breakfast on Sunday, March 15th put on by the Sons of the … more
Come on down to the Seekonk American Legion for an all you can eat St. Patrick’s breakfast on Sunday, March 15th put on by the Sons of the American Legion. The $8.00 donation per person … more

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Seniors

50's singer/songwriter Jennifer Mello entertained the seniors at their Valentine's Day Party at the Seekonk Senior Center. Jennifer sang ballads by such artists as Patsy Cline, Nat King Cole, Frank … more
Boston –Impostor scams continue to target large numbers of Americans, and as the federal government launches the 2020 Census, a majority may be susceptible to phony Census correspondence or … more
William Stringfellow, the East Providence and Rhode Island football icon, died on . Widely known to legions of Townie and Rhode Island sports fans, Bill Stringfellow was also called in his younger … more

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Police & Fire

The 911 Dispatchers of Seekonk are considered public safety telecommunicators. Every year during the second week of April, telecommunications personnel in the public safety community are honored. … more
Town Administrator Shawn Cadime said the candidates for Police and Fire Chief would be presented to the board of selectmen sometime in late March or April.The town has retained the services of a … more
Christopher Mackenzie, who had been considered for the position of Seekonk Police Chief, was charged on February 3 with indecent assault and battery on a person over the age of 14.Mackenzie, a former … more

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Churches

Newman Congregational Church, United Church of Christ began 2020 with an intentional focus on Racial Justice. This work will continue to be highlighted during the Lenten Season in both our shared … more
RUMFORD, R.I. - Newman Congregational Church, U.C.C., is pleased to present a concert featuring original compositions by Steven L. Jobe and Chris Turner. The concert, titled Madcap and Other Recent … more
On Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 9:00AM, Murray Unitarian Universalist Church at 505 North Main Street in Attleboro will open its newest community outreach program, the Murray Church Thrift Shop. The roots of this program lay in the work of the … more

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