Author Archives: Buzz Around

Congratulations to our Local 2017 High School Graduates!

East Bridgewater The Lovell Family, used with permission. The Gillen Family, used by permission. Congratulations to all of our Viking Graduates.  Our world is in good hands! We are all so very proud ~ good luck on your next adventure. West Bridgewater Dr Patricia Oakley’s Graduation Address to the Class of 2017 Congratulations to West Bridgewater Class of 2017! Here’s ...

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River Walk 2017

River Walk 2017 The West Bridgewater Open Space Committee held their 2017 River Walk on Sunday, June 4, in a celebration of the nature, history, and beauty the West Bridgewater War Memorial Park has to offer, along with the other fascinating places we have in our community along River Street. Starting at 8 in the morning, River St. in WB was ...

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Taunton Animal Shelter Introduces Jordan, The June Dog of The Month

JORDAN is a male, about 7 years old. He is a friendly guy who seems to like almost everyone and also seems to get along with most other dogs. He enjoys going for walks and spending time in the play yard with the volunteers. Jordan also loves rolling around in the grass, playing with balls and toys! He would be ...

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Faith and Pistons

When Bob Cogan’s Uncle Chuck passed away, it gave him the incentive to pause. Chuck had been an inspiration to Bob, giving desperately needed time and attention to him as a young man.  The loss moved Bob to imagine how he could do what his uncle had done for him. With much prayer, Bob imagined a place where at risk ...

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Academy Fountain Formally Handed Over to Town of Bridgewater

On Tuesday May 16th, the Bridgewater Improvement Association (BIA) formally handed over the newly renovated Academy Fountain to the Town of Bridgewater The BIA, formed  in the late 19th Century as a private group of citizens (now a non-profit corporation) focuses on the beautification of Bridgewater. For the last many years, Shirley Krasinski has been its president. The BIA plants ...

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Overnight Canoe/Kayak Trip

Come see the hidden treasure of southeastern Massachusetts! Saturday-Sunday, June 10th-11th Check-in at 9 am for both days   Oliver Mill Park, Nemasket St. Middleborough, MA on Saturday Titicut reservation, Beech St. Bridgewater, MA on Sunday The trip will begin at Oliver Mill Park. Once checked in, drop off canoe or kayak at Oliver Mill Park, and drive your car ...

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Buzz Around is Pleased to Introduce Victory Human Services Care Manager, Nice Depina

“I’m a professional in the field of Human Services for over 12 years. I specialize in helping adults who have disabilities and medical illness.” As Intake Coordinator and Care Manager, Nice conducts pre-screening, intake assessment, home inspection initial visit and outgoing assessments of the AFC. She also writes  a social history and conducts a psycho-social assessment and evaluation at on site visits with ...

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Two Green Thumbs Up

  Pam & Jack Turner of Bridgewater attend their 1st BGC plant sale The Bridgewater Garden Club’s annual spring plant sale was held on Saturday May 13th at the Bridgewater Senior Center.  They had a wonderful selection of plants with every gardener in mind. There were bright and colorful annuals for those who want continuous blooms all season long. Some opted for a ...

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EB High School Earns Second Place in the Eco-Carpentry Challenge in Boston

Shop teacher Mark Feriolo and his team of students from East Bridgewater Jr./Sr. High School took home second place in the Eco-Carpentry Challenge in Boston. Earning a prize of $1000 for the program. The team’s third year participating in this challenge, they were particularly excited for this years Star Wars theme. The team took old furniture and turned it into useful items. Their finished ...

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