Author Archives: Buzz Around

3rd Annual Tutu Run and SparkleFest: A Big Thank You, from the Sydney Craven Memorial Fund

Words can not express the amount of gratitude that we have for a SUCCESSFUL 3rd Annual Tutu Run and SparkleFest on Saturday! We couldn’t have pulled it off with out the amazing sponsors, volunteers, and sparkle squad! Each year just keeps on getting better as we work on spreading that sparkle from one kid to another. Everything was absolutely amazing. ...

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When One Wins, We All Win!

Thanks to everyone who rallied for us in the Rockland Trust Small Business Big Dreams Contest. It was a humbling display of support and we are very grateful. The three winners Cln&Drty Natural Skincare, Somerset Open Air Market and Smitty’s Ice Cream all worked really hard for their numbers as well.  Huge kudos go to them and all the 85 participants ...

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Thank you for your participation in the Small Business Big Dreams Contest

I want to thank everyone for their support last week as we rallied for votes in the Rockland Trust “Small Business Big Dreams” contest.  As we wait for Rockland Trust to announce the winners, it gives me a moment to pause and re-group and feel intense appreciation for everyone who made efforts on our behalf. To the many folks  who ...

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Four Basics to Getting in Shape – From Get In Shape For Women

To get into shape there are 4 basics: WEIGHT TRAINING –  is the secret to boosting your physical strength and encouraging muscle growth. It seems easy enough—lifting dumbbells around and gradually increasing the weight. Fitness trainers would discourage you from diving into it unprepared; you might end up getting physically hurt if you get into weight training without any background or ...

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Car Maintenance For Your Health

  Keep all systems running well… Fuel: Higher quality foods will fuel your cells more effectively. Fresh fruit & vegetables are high octane. Preservatives, fillers, and non-food additives clog up the system. Frame: Muscles and bones need proper care or you will start to shimmy and shake.  Stretch daily.  Exercise & chiropractic adjustments keep your frame straight and wheels aligned. ...

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Spring Clean Your Body – Detoxifying Foods, Supplements & Activities

Spring has sprung! And, you’re probably making a list of all the spring cleaning projects you plan to do around the house, such as decluttering the spare room, thoroughly washing the floors, and running curtains through the washing machine. Did you remember to add your health to the list? Spring clean your body by purifying yourself of unhealthy microbes and ...

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Contest with Bridgewater Farm Supply and Pinches & Pounds

The buzz around is sponsoring a contest with Bridgewater Farm Supply and Pinches & Pounds. These locally owned companies would love for you to stop by and enter. We hope to see you after all of this snow!

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We All Deserve Better

Beautycounter’s mission is to get safer products into the hands of everyone. Christine Harkins, EB mom and your local Beauty Counter Representative wants you to know about the harmful products we use on our skin everyday. You deserve better. https://www.beautycounter.com/christineharkins

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Kings Castle Land

From 1968 to 1994, Whitman was home to King’s Castle Land, a seven acre amusement park with fire-breathing dragons, a towering 22-foot statue of Paul Bunyan and dozens of child-inspired amusements and rides. Kings Castle Land and Toy Store owned by the Whitney family and located near the intersection of Routes 18 and 14. Video Courtesy of Clarence Whitney, former ...

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1900’s Blacksmith in Bridgewater

Prior to 1900, Bridgewater had thousands of horses that pulled farm implements and wagons of all types. Every neighborhood had a blacksmith shop ranging from a small forge in a barn to more elaborate shops like this one on Broad Street across from Friendly’s. This one had a ramp to the second floor for wagon repairs. Blacksmiths were also your neighborhood ...

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