Kingston News

  • <strong>Volunteers bake pies for Greater Plymouth Food Distribution Center</strong>

    KINGSTON — For the fourth year in a row, a group of volunteers gathered at the Kingston Council on Aging on Nov. 9 to bake apple pies for families served by the Greater Plymouth Food Distribution Center.The pies were transported to Plymouth to be frozen. Linda Rohr, an employee of the Distribution Center, made an additional 23 cranberry-apple crisps to add to the effort. This donation will provide 143 local families with a homemade dessert for Thanksgiving. The event was [...]
  • <strong>First Parish Church displays ‘We All Have a Stake in Healthcare’ exhibit</strong>

    KINGSTON — On Nov. 5, members of First Parish Church, Unitarian Universalist, made it known through an act of social witness that everyone has a stake in healthcare by creating a display on the parsonage lawn at 222 Main St.The display is a mass of yellow wooden stakes that carry the pre-existing medical conditions of many First Parish members. For the congregation, the goal of the display is meant to support affordable healthcare for all, including the coverage for the many [...]
  • Film times: Nov. 17-23

    Find out what's playing at local movie theaters
  • Wicked Local Reader Photo of the Day, 11-16-17

    Check out Jive Turkey and other great reader photos by following wickedlocalpix on Instagram. Your amazing image could be our next Wicked Local Reader Photo of the Day. Email pictures with captions to [email protected]
  • 100 Students get Meningococcal vaccine at UMass Amherst

    Two University of Massachusetts Amherst students hospitalized to treat a potentially deadly meningococcal disease have a strain of the illness students are generally not vaccinated for."We have received confirmation that the diagnosis for the second student is Serogroup B. This is a confirmation that UHS had anticipated," University Health Services Executive Director George Corey said in an email to campus on Wednesday. "UHS continues to work in consultation with federal and state [...]
  • DATELINE: Nov. 17-24

    Send your event information by email to [email protected] or by fax to 508-591-6601 for possible inclusion in Dateline. Listings information must be submitted at least two weeks prior to the event.