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All new Buzz Around subscribers in February  2018 are entered to win a drawing for a $50 gift certificate to Johnny Macaronis, a 45 minute Reiki Relaxation & Healing session with Jacquelyn Rose & 1 Svaroopa Yoga Class with Bliss Through Yoga. Forward this to your friends so they can enter to win!

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Beautifying Halifax

Our town’s Beautification Committee is gearing up to have Halifax sharp and smiling. Currently, the committee is made up of three people—Chair Candace Kniffen, Secretary Greg Cowan, and long-time member Amy Troup. Together they have coordinated efforts to beautify Halifax. This spring, they’re encouraging groups and individuals to clean up Halifax’s public areas again. “What inspires people is getting together,” ...

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The Church in the Woods

Bridgewater resident Rob Basler dedicates roughly four hours, sometimes more, every Saturday to a little known volunteer operation called the Church in the Woods. Church in the Woods came to Massachusetts with Pastor Leigh Fuller, who managed similar programs in Plymouth, North Carolina, and even before that in Australia. Four years ago Leigh established Church in the Woods in Brockton, ...

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Bridgewater’s General Store

  The building to the left of the picture is Hooper and Clark, Bridgewater’s General Store. This store was opened in 1775, replacing a smaller one on the site and ran until the 1920’s. We recently came across some ledgers of the store and were amazed to see the record of items sold to patrons. They had supplies of everything from ...

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Welcome to Town, Central Street Café

A big welcome to our newest local business owners Marco and Jóia Dacaret! The couple has recently held a soft opening for their Central Street Café (formerly Johnny D’s Place). May they enjoy success and a long tenure in our community! Also, looking forward to sampling some of their breakfasts and lunches, yum! HOURS Monday – Saturday from 6:00 am ...

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Taunton Area Community Table is just Different

With the holiday season at a close, Taunton Area Community Table (TacT) is approaching the third anniversary of Wendy Berry and Michaeline Saladyga founding the meal center: January 15, 2015. Wendy was kind enough to talk to us about their services: “We’re a community center before a kitchen,” Wendy describes, “first and foremost.” That is the definite sense that TacT ...

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Silver Lake, Gold Star Performance

Our own Silver Lake High School participated in the 60th Annual District Music Festival, and they gave an outstanding performance! Proudly representing Silver Lake was Emily Bouzan, Maria Mello, Stephanie Northrop, John Coady, Tom McSorley, James Thacker, Quinn Bonnyman, Parth Patel, Scott Patrick, Dylan Reid, and Anna Teunis. How wonderful to be the company of such dedicated young musicians! Story ...

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Once Upon A Mattress ~ A Must See For the Whole Family

Lisa Joyce’s characterization of Princess Winnifred is not to be missed! The rough-and-tumble princess contagious energy shines as she swims the moat for her first meeting with her prince and uses her dancers’ ability to fully express Winifred’s shenanigans. BSU’s Family Theater production of “Once Upon A Mattress” also features inspired performances by Andrew Child as the woeful Prince Dauntless ...

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Winter Dances Starting Soon!

Looking forward to Winter Community Dances Starting January 19, 2018 7:30-9:30pm Bridgewater Senior Center The December 16th dance began with two folk dances. Kortanc (from Hungary), which had been learned by the dancers several weeks ago. Second, Les Saluts (from France), which featured a circle with a basket hold—very cozy! A little bit of holiday magic followed with the Jingle ...

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Opportunity Knocking!

Marketing Advisers Needed: Work toward a better future, one community at a time. In this “Think Globally, Act Locally” position; outgoing, organized and creative people are needed to meet with small businesses and explain Buzz Around products and promotions. Make your own hours; create your own schedule while helping to build sustainable communities.  * Join a team of professional and ...

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