Republicans invite public to celebrate Trump?s inauguration »
?Celebrating Trump?s Inauguration? will be the theme at this month?s Wareham Republican Town Committee meeting set for Thursday, Jan. 19.
The public is invited to attend and discuss the upcoming presidential inauguration, which takes place the same day.
The meeting starts at 7 p.m. and will be held in BB?s Bar & Grill, 2424 Cranberry Highway.
Wareham students strive to achieve Dr. King?s dream »
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.?s mission of equality, justice and unity still rings true for Onset?s Jordan Phillips who shared that message on what would have been the slain civil rights leader?s 86th birthday.
?Martin Luther King is one of my heroes,? said the Wareham High School senior. ?Dr. King had the power to change people?s lives with his words and I hope my words today will have some power in helping others. ...
Governor signs bill boosting Busby pension »
FALMOUTH — Gov. Charlie Baker signed a bill into law late Friday that will provide former Falmouth police Officer John Busby, disabled in a vicious attack 37 years ago, the pension the town believes he deserves.Busby, who had been shot in the face while on his way to work in 1979, will now received 2½ times the amount he has been receiving as his monthly retirement allowance. The original amount was based on 72 percent of his salary at the time of his retirement in [...]
President Obama?s economic legacy is a medley of good and bad »
When Donald Trump campaigned as a brash billionaire willing to drain the swamp in D.C. in order to ?Make America Great Again,? he knew that he?d hit a nerve early on and that the economic anxieties running throughout Middle America painted a reality far different than the job growth data suggests from the past 8 years.Make no mistake, however, President Obama did indeed preside over unprecedented job growth and technological upheaval. During his tenure, consumers [...]
Reports: Istanbul nightclub attacker who killed 39 caught »
ISTANBUL — A gunman suspected of killing 39 people during a New Year?s attack on an Istanbul nightclub has been caught in a police operation, Turkish media reports said early Tuesday.The suspect was captured in a special operations police raid on a house in Istanbul?s Esenyurt district, private NTV television reported. The broadcaster said he had been staying in the house belonging to a friend from Kyrgyzstan.The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for [...]
Tony Andrews Farm in Falmouth for sale »
EAST FALMOUTH — An 80-year-old farm, owned by the same family since the 1930s and considered one of Falmouth’s historical and cultural gems, is for sale.The 50 acres off Old Meetinghouse Road known as the Tony Andrews Farm is being offered for $4.4 million.While the property has been broken into five separately priced pieces, the family and Robert Malcolm, the listing agent with Robert Paul Properties, expect it to be purchased as a single piece of land by [...]