Here come the ducks

Friday evening’s thunderstorm made way for a partly cloudy and welcome mid-70-degree late Saturday morning for duck themed games and the duck drops. The family friendly event brought people of all ages to the Bluefish River Park. David Conners, Duxbury Rotary Special Events Chairman said, “The Rotary is thrilled by the huge turnout today and the overwhelming community support of […]

Duxbury Clamberet Festival

  The Duxbury Senior Center is celebrating the clamming history, culture, and food in Duxbury with a week-long list of programs and events that are free and open to all beginning on Sept. 13. Program coordinators Regan Roderigues and Tony Kelso cooked up the idea to showcase one of Duxbury’s long-standing natural resources and to educate participants on the practical, […]

Party time at the beach

  It’s time for the Labor Day Beach Party and Bonfire. On Saturday, Sept. 3, join the Duxbury July 4th Activities Committee for a fun evening of music and a raging bonfire with family and friends. Food will be available. The Cornerstone Mason’s Lodge will sell ice cream sundaes. Schedule: 4-6 p.m. Ian Richardson 6-10 p.m. The Waves 7:30 p.m. […]

Going up

Projected town budget affected by rising costs

The town is scrutinizing its finances carefully before starting its budgeting for next year in order to meet the rising costs of just about everything, but it appears to be in a good position currently, with projected revenue increases for FY2024.  Duxbury’s Finance Director John Adams and Town Accountant Carrie Mazerolle presented the town’s latest financial information during a joint […]

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Girls XC is poised for growth

With plenty of key returners, Dragons should make strides

The Duxbury girls cross-country team has grown and strengthened this offseason, as numbers are higher and athletes have logged more and more miles. The Dragons currently have 25 runners, which is up from 15 at this same time last year. Maggie Slimbaugh, captain Carson Cerow, Lily Anderson, Kate Rhinesmith, Annabelle Alphonso, captain Jess Lemieux, captain Cameron Cunningham, captain Halle Burgess, […]

Question of the Week

Duxbury Beach Party Committee – what can we expect this year on Sept. 3?

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Let’s talk about Duxbury Beach

Board plans to meet again on topic

Despite the reopening of the oversand vehicle section of Duxbury Beach to full capacity last Friday, some Select board members are still very concerned about the beach’s lengthy closure this summer and plan to discuss it at an upcoming meeting. On Friday, Aug. 26, Cross over 1 and 2 on Duxbury Beach re-opened to a total of 500 oversand vehicles, […]

Go back to school with Duxbury Senior Center’s Lifelong Learning Classes 

  The Duxbury Senior Center’s LifeLong Learning program fall registration begins online on Wednesday, Sept. 7, at 8 a.m.  Twelve classes are offered on varied subjects and they are open to adults of all ages. walk-in registration will be available on Wednesday, Sept. 7, from 10 a.m. to noon, and Thursday, Sept. 8 from 1 to 3 p.m. Classes fill […]