For the past several months, the talk around Marion, Mattapoisett and Rochester has centered around whether or not a collection of books should be included in the school libraries at the Old Rochester junior and senior high schools.
Almost everyone in town has an opinion on the subject, but not everyone is willing to share it.
The Cape Cod & Southeast Massachusetts Rabies Task Force are once gearing up for their bi-annual vaccine drop and are issuing a warning to pet owners to be aware of the baits they may find in their yards.
From Monday, May 8, through Friday, May 12, the task force plans to distribute some 80,000 oral rabies vaccine baits by helicopter and by hand throughout Bourne, Sandwich, Falmouth, Barnstabl
Spring cycling just got a little bit better on the SouthCoast with extended designated bike paths connecting Fairhaven and Mattapoisett Village.
Want to ride this spring and summer? You've got even farther to go on paths made just for cyclists with a beautiful wooden bridge added to the Mattapoisett Rail Trail.
Another owner of multiple Dunkin' businesses on the SouthCoast is paying a penalty for child labor violations, after federal authorities allegedly found underage employees working more hours than is legal and illegally operating an oven.
A Marion-based asbestos abatement company and its owners have been charged with nearly 100 worker safety violations and causing a reckless injury to a worker in connection to work they conducted all across the SouthCoast.