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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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Board of Health Dispute Rages On in Fairhaven

The hotly contested Board of Health race in Fairhaven may head to court, but without the Board of Selectmen's blessing.

Losing candidate John Wethington's attorney had asked the board to petition for a new election

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Fairhaven Plans Newtown Memorial Event

A fundraising event to benefit families and others affected by the Newtown, Connecticut school shooting is taking place in Fairhaven.

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Solar Power Project Moving Forward in Fairhaven

Over three years since first being approved by Town Meeting, Fairhaven's solar power project at the former Bridge Street Landfill is nearing completion.

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