2021-09-01

Town-Wide Read

Join the Duxbury Free Library and Duxbury Senior Center in a town-wide read of  “This Chair Rocks: A Manifesto Against Ageism” by Ashton Applewhite. Copies are available at the library.  Join a discussion at the Senior Center on Sept. 28 at 7 p.m.

Learn about Scouting

Scouting BSA will be holding an information day, Sept. 18, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Tremont Street Fire Station. Duxbury has Scouting opportunities with Cub Scout Pack 1776, Boy Scout Troop 62 (all boys troop), and Scouts BSA Troop 1792 (all girls troop). Come talk to Scouts and adult leaders to learn more about what the Scouts […]

The quack has come back


The Duck Race returned to the Bluefish River Saturday as over 3,000 of the plastic birds were set afloat in the Rotary Club fundraiser. The annual tradition was canceled last year due to the pandemic.  “We raised more money than ever before, which will go towards high school scholarships and the other important causes that the Rotary Club supports,” Rotary […]

Legal Notices

TOWN OF DUXBURY BOARD OF APPEALS NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING The Board of Appeals will hold a public hearing in the Mural Room, 878 Tremont Street and remote via Zoom on Thursday, September 9, 2021 at 7:30 p.m. to consider the application of Duxbury Marketplace, LLC for a Special permit under Article(s) 600 and 900, Section(s) 601.9 and 906.2 of […]

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Board fears for security of nuclear fuel at Pilgrim Station


After touring the site of the Pilgrim Nuclear power plant in Plymouth recently, members of Duxbury’s Se lectboard became so concerned about the lack of security around the spent nuclear waste they agreed this week to send a letter to their Congressional delegation to seek help. At its meeting on Monday, which was held both in-person at the Town Hall […]

Readers’ View: Help our Afghan allies and friends in their time of need

For over 20 years, brave men and women fought in Afghanistan. From the very start they were supported by an extraordinary Afghan-American woman and South Shore resident—Razia Jan—who collected shoes for US soldiers and airmen to distribute to children and so build goodwill between them and the people of Afghanistan. Operation Shoe Fly was the first of many selfless acts […]

Beach party

This year’s Labor Day bonfire and beach party is Sept. 4 from 6-10 p.m., featuring music by the Waves. The bonfire will be located south of the resident beach and north of the first crossover. The bonfire to be lit at 7:30 p.m., weather permitting. Please keep children behind the restricted perimeter of the bonfire at all times! Between the […]

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