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Board of Selectmen Make Strides in Potential Sale of Schools

What is a town supposed to do with two vacant schools that are both over 100 years old?

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Public Meeting to Discuss Sale of Rogers and Oxford Schools

The sale of Rogers and Oxford Schools is still being worked out by the Fairhaven Board of Selectmen.

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New Dispensary Receives Town Support

A medical marijuana dispensary may still be moving into the former lottery building in Fairhaven. It just won't be the one residents are familiar with.

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Additional Dispensary Looks To Set Up Shop In Fairhaven

With one medicinal marijuana dispensary currently in an appeals process with the state, another is now looking to take it's place in Fairhaven.

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Selectmen Make No Decision On Sale Of Schools

The fate of the Rogers and Oxford schools in Fairhaven is still unknown.

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Greg Desrosiers/TSM - Fairhaven Board of Selectmen hold meeting at West Island Community Center

Fairhaven Plans For Hurricane Season

Fairhaven is planning for the worst this hurricane season.

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Monday Is Election Day In Four Area Communities

t's election day Monday for a handful of local communities

In Acushnet, retiree Garry Rawcliffe, a former member of the Board of Public Works, and Paul Levasseaur, a construction worker, are looking to fill a vacancy on the Board of Selectmen

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Fairhaven Officials Silent On Wind Turbines Mitigation Pan

 

The debate over wind turbines in the Town of Fairhaven is expected to continue Monday night.  According to published reports, a new turbine mitigation plan has been submitted to the Board of Selectmen and the Board of Health, but neither board has made it public just yet.  R

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TSM - Police Chief Michael Myers (C) speaks with representatives of "Companssionate Care Clinics" Monday night at Town Hall.
TSM - Police Chief Michael Myers (C) speaks with representatives of "Companssionate Care Clinics" Monday night at Town Hall.

Medical Marijuana Firm Outlines Plan For Fairhaven

Medical marijuana will soon become a reality in Massachusetts. 

Companies looking to operate a dispensary are eyeing communities that will welcome them.  One of those communities appears to be Fairhaven

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Sound Expert Weighs In on Fairhaven Wind

A regional sound expert is weighing in on Fairhaven's wind turbines.

Sound engineer Stephen Ambrose made a strong case to the Board of Selectmen Monday for shutting down the two turbines, based on his research at similar facilities in Falmouth, Kingston and his home state of Maine

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