What’s Up – South of Boston

Mike Maglio to speak at South Shore Genealogical Society

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Magilo’s focus combines science and history to unravel ancestral genetic migrationsThe September meeting of the South Shore Genealogical Society will be held at the John Curtis Free Library, Hanover, MA on Saturday, 9/20/2014. The meeting begins at 1:30 p.m. and is open to the public. Genealogist Mike Maglio is the featured speaker. Mike is a…

Fishing Partnership Boosting Health Care Navigator Services with New Grant from Connector

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A leading provider of services to commercial fishermen and their families is among 15 organizations receiving state grants to promote enrollment in health coverage plans. Fishing Partnership Support Services, which has offices and staff in four Massachusetts fishing ports, has been granted $110,040 by the Massachusetts Health Connector. The funds will be used to expand…

Norfolk County Mass reports flat real estate sales in August 2014

Homestead recording activity in August, 2014 decreased 13% year over yearAugust  2014 Real Estate Activity Report Norfolk County Register of Deeds William P. O’Donnell reported today real estate activity in Norfolk County, MA for the month of August, 2014 was flat with small growth in real estate sales volume offset by continuing challenges faced by…

New Installation at Duxbury’s Art Complex Duxbury by Gary Nisbet

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Nisbet has attempted to reflect the unique architecture of the museum and its serpentine roofline.There’s a new installation on the back grounds of The Art Complex Museum in Duxbury by local  Artist Gary Nisbet. His piece, “Wallflower,” he explains, is like some people – shy at first but, once you get to know them, interesting.…

Paint Crow Point plein-air artists exhibit opens 9/26/14

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Artists contributing to the Crow Point selection include Nancy Sargent Howell, Margaret McWethy, Dianne Panarelli Miller, Sergio Roffo, and Vcevy Strekalovsky.at South Street Gallery in Hingham Featured painting: Plein-airartist Dianne Panarelli Miller  The October exhibit at South Street Gallery, the area’s premier gallery featuring local, regional and national artists, will feature paintings from and about the…

Harvey Collages at Scituate’s Front Street Art Gallery thru 9/28/14

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Harvey’s intuitive pieces often feature a quirky blend of the mundane and the truly bizarreMeet the Artist:  Laura Harvey-Running with Scissors or the Art of Collage     Land of the Lost Collage at left             Marshfield artist Laura Harvey will share her mixed media paintings and collages at the 9/14/14 session of the SAA’s Meet…

Surf Contest Sunday Morning!! Rexhame Beach, Marshfield

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Surf Contest Relocated to Rexhame Beach from Nantasket  THE GROM PRIX WILL BE HELD THIS SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 14TH AT REXHAME BEACH IN MARSHFIELD, STARTING AT 8 AM SHARP.   OUR TRADITIONAL NANTASKET BEACH SITE IS NOT AVAILABLE, BECAUSE THE NANTASKET BEACH TRIATHLON IS SCHEDULED THE SAME DAY TO SUPPORT THE HULL ATHLETICS BOOSTERS.  FORTUNATELY, THE…

Put This On Your Calendar!

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The Polar Express is Coming! Mark It On Your Calendar!On Sunday December 7th, the 7th annual Scituate North Pole Express will be sponsored by the Scituate CORSE Foundation (Community of Resources for Special Education) and SHORE (Scituate High Opportunities and Resources for Education).  This magical event will be held at the Greenbush Commuter Rail Station…