Author Archives: Buzz Around

Inspire Us! May Garden Photo Contest

For the month of May, readers are encouraged to submit pictures from their last year’s garden.  Flower or vegetable; inspire us as work on our own gardens &  grow a work of art. One entry per person.  On May 31, we will randomly draw from the entries for: $25 gift certificate at CN Smith Farm An Eye Brow Wax from ...

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HOP for HOPS: An Annual 5K Event to help Rebuild Halifax’s Playground

Join us for a fun race/walk to benefit the Friends of HOPS.  All ages and abilities are welcome! JUNE 6, 2016 9 am – 5K Run/Walk (start line at Pope’s Tavern) 11 am – 1K Kids Fun Run (around the track) You can register for the 5K at https://my.racewire.com/event/3740 Registration is $25 with a free tech shirt until 5/15; and $30 ...

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Raynham: The Economic And Business Development Annual Community Pride Awards for 2015

The Economic And Business Development Annual Community Pride Awards for 2015 Outstanding Raynham Citizen Award – John Montagano, Veterans Agent Outstanding Business Owner – Aaron Mello, Owner-Dunkin’ Donuts Outstanding Revitalization of an existing property – Dan DeRosa of B&D Construction Outstanding Construction of a new business for its facility – All American Assisted Living Congratulations, All!

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East Bridgewater Garden Club Annual Tradition

Some of our East Bridgewater Garden Club members. Our president is Vince Adornato. – with Joan Getty Hurley, Vince Adornato, Leslie Ellis,Carol Lefebre, Kathy Pircio and Kathy Pircio. Many years ago I joined the East Bridgewater Garden Club.  I was one of the youngest members back then and I didn’t know much about gardening.  The members took me under their wing, sharing their plants and their knowledge ...

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The GFWC Taunton Junior Woman’s Club Made a Surprise Visit to Our Local Libraries on National Library Workers Day

It is a day for library staff, users, administrators and Friends groups to recognize and appreciate the valuable contributions made by all library workers. For the fifth year, the Taunton Junior Woman’s Club members prepared trays filled with dozens of chocolate covered strawberries wrapped in cellophane as a thank you.  Members Nancy Brown, Joyce Clark, Nancy Clark and Nancy Martin made the ...

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Positive Parenting Can Help Prevent Teen Addiction

The Youth Health Connection of South Shore Hospital has a resource available for parents. The resource has several good tips on positive parenting.  A link to the resource can be found here.

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West Bridgewater Student Chosen to Model for National Costume Company Catalog

Congratulations to Marisa Cipitelli! We would like to congratulate Marisa Cipitelli, an honor roll student in her Junior year at West Bridgewater Senior/Middle School.  Marisa is a member of the Senior Dance Company of the Paula Coffey Dance Center in EB and was recently chosen to model for a national costume company catalog.  Marisa was selected after taking part in an open photo shoot. ...

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Dance Theater of New England’s Big Move

As they enter their 12th Year, Dance Theater of New England has moved into a new space, in Scotland Park, Bridgewater.  The spacious location offers professional studios, a parents waiting room, a homework room and changing space. It all reflects Deborah Bianca’s vision, style and grace. “You don’t have to be a prima – ballerina to be treated like one…or ...

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Great Things Happening At West Bridgewater Library

All Sorts of Great things are Happening At the West Bridgewater Library From story times to games, coloring for all ages, and educational programs covering a variety of topics, you are sure to find something for you at the West Bridgewater Public Library.  Find out about all of their upcoming events listed on their website.  . Images courtesy of the ...

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Raynham Public Library Children’s Room

Raynham’s Public Library.  The staff and kids did a great job redecorating the room. Check out our Children’s room, wearing the colors of our courage.  Thanks to all the kids at La Liberte School (2-4) for contributing!  Image and story credits:  Raynham Library Facebook Page

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