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Team Tiffany

On October 11, we rode to cure Friedreich’s ataxia (FA), a debilitating, life shortening neuromuscular disease that affects the heart, eyes, bones; the ability to walk, talk, eat, swallow and live a normal life. We rode with local FA families, friends and cycling enthusiasts to redefine what is possible in FA research. We want to thank everyone for your support ...

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Field of Flags Campaign

  We have begun our 4th Annual Field of Flags Campaign. We will be placing 1000 flags on the Town Common, which will be on display between Oct 31st – Nov 14th. For a $10 donation, you can sponsor a flag to honor a Veteran. A portion of the money raised will go to support the Fisher House in Boston, ...

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Ruggiero Fitness Concepts , A West Bridgewater Family, Keeping Fit.

Mike: “I am a certified personal trainer with over 12 years’ experience. I currently own, manage and train at a Fitness Together franchise in Newton Centre. I became incorporated 4 years ago under Ruggiero Fitness Concepts, Inc., and run my personal gym out of my home in West Bridgewater. I have a true passion for health and fitness stemming from ...

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Holmes Public Library Hosts Mystery Writers Hallie Ephron and Hank Phillipi Ryan

Monday evening, September 28th, 2015, the Friends of the Library at the Halifax Holmes Public Library funded a dynamic duo introduced by Director Laurie Cavanaugh, known as award-winning authors, creative mystery writers, and one — a local investigative reporter for WHDH-TV Channel 7 News in Boston. The other — a book review critic for the Boston Globe.  If you haven’t ...

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Skylur Spagone Walk For Children a Great Day for a Great Cause!

Roughly 420 Walkers, up from last year, spent their Columbus Day morning walking through East Bridgewater to raise money for the Skylur Spagone Fund. The Skylur J. Spagone Memorial Fund would like to thank everyone who helped make the 16th Annual “Walk For Children” another success! We had over 400 walkers and raised $23,000 to continue to help the children ...

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The Catholic Center and Saint Basil Chapel in Bridgewater Celebrate 50th Anniversary

For half a century, the Catholic Center and Saint Basil Chapel has offered hospitality, friendship, service and prayer among the Bridgewater State University and Town communities.  On November 15, 2015, the Catholic Center, with roots as a Newman Club in 1936, will celebrate its 50th Anniversary at 122 Park Avenue on the BSU campus.  Dinner reservations may be made until ...

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Fall Contest Winners

Congratulations to the winners of our Fall Contest! $40 gift certificate at CN Smith Farm – Cathie Forester of West Bridgewater $25 gift certificate at Happy Frog Copy Center: Mike Dayersa of Bridgewater $25 gift certificate at Johnny Macaroni’s Restaurant : Joe Lepro of Brockton,MA

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A Tribute to Bob Ferrante

Bob Ferrante’s life was full. He had music, he had very dear friends and family, and he had his faith. A true testimony to how he lived, is how he transitioned from this life. Bob loved music and its ability to bring people together. People can speak the same language when they play together. This allows them to connect.  As ...

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West Bridgewater Middle – Senior High School Ribbon Cutting

Spirits were high on a glorious sunny day Saturday during the official ribbon-cutting of the new West Bridgewater Middle-Senior High School. Hundreds gathered to hear presentations and tour the new building, led by student volunteers. “Welcome to the new West Bridgewater High School,” said Superintendent Patty Oakley by way of greeting the crowd. “This is an exciting day for all ...

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“The Mindful Teen” : A Great Resource for Helping our Stressed-Out Teens

  South Shore Hospital’s Youth Health Connection suggests the book:  “The Mindful Teen” by Dzung X. Vo, MD, FAAP as a great resource for helping our stressed out teens. Christine O’Shaughnessy calls it “the book for teenagers to have on hand to reference when difficult circumstances or emotions arise in their life. It will teach the reader how to stay ...

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