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Winter storm breaches Massachusetts seawall, flooding streets

Flooding closed the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority's Aquarium Station as well as McClellan Highway in East Boston. Snow accumulations totaled 9.5 inches in Dighton and up to 18 inches were expected in some areas of the state. The firefighters ...

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Date: Jan 04, 2018

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Alberta Sequeira is from North Dartmouth, Massachusetts and is a four-time award winning Author and an Awareness Coach on Alcohol and Drug Abuse after losing her husband and daughter from North Dighton, Massachusetts to their alcohol addiction.

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Date: Jan 13, 2018

How much snow fell in your community? Snow totals for Jan. 4

The first snowstorm of 2018 covered Massachusetts with snow, bringing strong wind gusts and white-out conditions with it. Parts of Central and Eastern Massachusetts were expected to see between 12 and 18 inches of snow, according to The National Weather ...

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Date: Jan 04, 2018

Community's Bristol Aggie vote ruffles Taunton City Council

But he has a big problem with the vote taken Saturday at the Dighton school approving what will be a $104 ... said the law requires a 26 percent vote of approval for the Massachusetts School Building Authority project. The vote on Saturday in favor of ...

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Date: Jan 11, 2018

SEMAP to host annual Ag & Food Conference

Southeastern Massachusetts Agricultural Partnership will host the 11th Annual Ag & Food Conference Feb. 25 at Bristol County Agricultural High School, 135 Center St., Dighton. Tickets are on sale through Jan. 31. The Ag & Food Conference will include ...

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Date: Jan 15, 2018

Dighton, Mass. Development, The Pines, opens new sales office 16 Silvia Way

Stonebridge Homes, a builder/developer based in South Easton, Mass., recently announced the opening of a new sales office at The Pines, a 33-lot subdivision in Dighton, MA. Located at 16 Silvia Way (GPS 1410 Pine Street, Dighton, MA), new sales office ...

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Date: Mar 08, 2016

300 YEARS AGO: Dighton celebrates tricentennial

In connection with Dighton’s 300th anniversary, Jan. 4, 2012, was officially declared Dighton Day in a proclamation from Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick, and several Tri-Centennial events have already occurred — including a colonial clothing ...

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Date: Jan 21, 2012

Dighton, MA (02715) Weekend Weather

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Date: Jan 08, 2018

Dighton Council on Aging plans Prime Time events

guest speakers, blood pressure screenings, podiatry clinics, bingo, puzzles, games, a light breakfast, nutritionally balanced lunch, and afternoon snacks, just to name a few. Call Sheila at (508)-669-6272 or visit for more information.

Source: Taunton Daily Gazette via News
Date: Nov 29, 2011

Police: Man shot while breaking into sister’s home in Dighton

Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) DIGHTON ... the DA’s office and Massachusetts State Police are ...

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Date: Aug 02, 2017

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Date: Jan 16, 2018

MEMA warns of potential flooding - Wicked Local Berkley

MEMA warns of potential floodingWicked Local BerkleyThe NWS has forecasted a multi-impact rain event Friday into Saturday. Heavy rain is expected to overspread the region Friday afternoon and evening and continuing into Saturday morning. Storm total rainfall amounts of 2 to 3 inches, and up to 4” in ...and more »

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Date: Jan 11, 2018

Networx: Concrete countertops pros and cons - Wicked Local Dighton

Wicked Local DightonNetworx: Concrete countertops pros and consWicked Local DightonAre you considering concrete countertop installation? Concrete countertops are very trendy right now for their industrial good looks. They're also strong — and fairly affordable compared to popular materials like quartz or granite. However, besides ...and more »

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Date: Jan 11, 2018

Music: Bluesman Tinsley Ellis is 'Winning' - Wicked Local Dighton

Wicked Local DightonMusic: Bluesman Tinsley Ellis is 'Winning'Wicked Local DightonWe've always felt that Tinsley Ellis is the sort of blues artist who should be widely popular with fans of rock 'n' roll. The Georgia native's music is bursting with energy, his songwriting deals with contemporary themes with candor, wit and self ...

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Date: Jan 11, 2018

Dr. Elaine Heffner: Speaking without words - Wicked Local Dighton

Dr. Elaine Heffner: Speaking without wordsWicked Local DightonA friend was surprised at my expression of concern that she hadn't sounded like herself in a recent conversation. She explained that a new medication was giving her difficulty and she was amazed to hear that somehow this had come through in her ...and more »

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Date: Jan 09, 2018

Avoiding winter hazards - Wicked Local Dighton

Avoiding winter hazardsWicked Local DightonWith no path off the roof, water from the melting snow can seep into the roof, damaging the rooftop, insulation, interior walls and ceilings. In the historically severe winter of 2015, there were $1 billion in insured losses across New England ...and more »

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Date: Jan 05, 2018

Swatting hoaxes pose risks and challenges - News - Wicked Local ... - Wicked Local Dighton

Wicked Local DightonSwatting hoaxes pose risks and challenges - News - Wicked Local ...Wicked Local DightonOne Sunday evening two years ago, a heavily armed team of police officers drew their guns and cautiously approached the Melrose home of U.S. Rep. Katherine Clark.and more »

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Date: Jan 05, 2018

Updates: 'Pretty significant flooding' from storm - Wicked Local Dighton

Wicked Local DightonUpdates: 'Pretty significant flooding' from stormWicked Local Dighton9:46 a.m. FRAMINGHAM: The Massachusetts National Guard has deployed high-water vehicles in Marshfield, Scituate, Hull, Braintree and Hingham in anticipation of moderate coastal flooding, according to officials at the MEMA headquarters in Framingham ...and more »

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Date: Jan 04, 2018

WHAT'S UP DOC? Kindness - Wicked Local Dighton

WHAT'S UP DOC? KindnessWicked Local DightonThis past year has been a tough one for many people. The political atmosphere has been very divisive, and our leaders have done more to pull us apart than to unite us. So, what should we do? Be kind. Let's make 2018 a year where kindness becomes ...and more »

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Date: Dec 26, 2017

Taunton braces for Nor'easter - News - Wicked Local Dighton ... - Wicked Local Dighton

Wicked Local DightonTaunton braces for Nor'easter - News - Wicked Local Dighton ...Wicked Local DightonTAUNTON — An emergency storm shelter in Taunton will be open to the public inside the gymnasium of John F. Parker Middle School beginning at 7 a.m. Thursday. The move by the city is intended to assure a safe haven for anyone lacking proper shelter and ...and more »

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Date: Jan 03, 2018

Set in stone - Wicked Local Dighton

Wicked Local DightonSet in stoneWicked Local Dighton... WickedLocal North Attleborough · WickedLocal Rehoboth · WickedLocal Somerset. Classifieds · Cars · Jobs. © Copyright 2006-2017 GateHouse Media, LLC. All rights reserved • GateHouse Entertainment. Original content available for non-commercial use ...and more »

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Date: Dec 31, 2017