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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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West Bridgewater Public Library’s Newest Exhibit “Bodie Ghost Town – State of Arrested Decay” on Display Through October 31

Come to the Galleria at the Library to view the new photography exhibit on the town of Bodie, California, by West Bridgewater resident, Joe Kennedy. Bodie is an original mining town from the late 1800’s that’s in a state of “arrested decay,” meaning the buildings are protected, but not restored. It stands today as a genuine gold mining ghost town. ...

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East Bridgewater Woman Raises Awareness for Alzheimer’s

Lori DuVerger, pictured here with her mother, participated in the South Shore Walk to End Alzheimer’s® on Saturday, September 19, at Pilgrim Memorial State Park, Plymouth. DuVerger and her boyfriend Art of 10 years both have mothers living with Alzheimer’s and both are devoted caregivers. Lori’s mother is still living at home with her 84-year-old father.  She visits to help ...

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Bridgewater State Observatory Opens to the Public beginning September 30

The BSU Observatory will host public nights on Wednesdays during Fall 2015 beginning September 30th. Visit our website athttp://microsites.bridgew.edu/observatory for exact dates and times. These events occur on the 5th floor patios of the Dana Mohler-Faria Science and Mathematics Center.   These events are weather-dependent. Please check a few hours prior to each event to see if the weather will ...

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Buzz Around Fall Fun Contest

FALL FUN CONTEST!! Sept 12- Oct 10, 2015 3 prizes to win: 4 tickets to hallow Lantern Hayride at CN Smith Farm $25 gift certificate at Happy Frog Copy Center $25 gift certificate at Johnny Macaroni’s Restaurant Enter to win at Happy Frog or CN Smith Farm

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