Hingham Working Dog Foundation hosting fundraiser to benefit HPD’s comfort dog, Opry

January 23, 2023 By Carol Britton Meyer All of the expenses associated with Hingham Police Department’s comfort dog, Opry, are funded solely by generous donations from individuals and businesses throughout the community. Comfort dogs help reduce stress in challenging situations and promote wellness and healing for members of the community. “It’s all about relationship-building,” Opry’s …

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Hingham Library Dolphin Gallery features Sally Dean

January 18, 2023 Submitted by the Hingham Public Library Sally Dean’s exhibit “Reimaginings” will be on display in the Hingham Library’s Dolphin Gallery from Feb. 4 through Mar. 2. The show features bright colorful acrylic, watercolor and mixed media paintings and wall pieces derived from pages of old sketchbooks, ranging from 1976 – present. The public is invited …

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On Lincoln Day, Hingham Welcomes Abraham Lincoln Historian Edward Achorn

January 17, 2023 Sarah Doggett of the Hingham Historical Society The Hingham Historical Society invites residents of Hingham and the South Shore—and history lovers everywhere—to participate in Hingham’s 46 th annual Lincoln Day on Saturday, February 11, 2023. Lincoln Day commemorates two famous Lincolns with Hingham roots: Benjamin Lincoln, Major General in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War, was …

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Hingham Fire Department Receives State Grant for Fire Education Programs

January 13, 2023 Submitted by the Town of Hingham Chief Steve Murphy is pleased to announce that the Hingham Fire Department has been awarded grant funding to support its fire education programming for students and seniors in the community. Hingham Fire was awarded $4,381 for its Student Awareness of Fire Education (S.A.F.E.) program and $2,277 …

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Benefit Concert Featuring Music Of Ukraine

January 9, 2023 Submitted by The Hingham Singers The Hingham Singers and the Wompatuck Senior Orchestra will pair up once again for a Concert at Hingham Congregational Church on SATURDAY EVENING, JANUARY 21. The 7:30 PM concert will open with Orchestral Favorites performed by the Wompatuck Senior Orchestra. Among the selections will be a medley from the musical, “Oliver!” …

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Linden Ponds’ Resident Tutors Share their Gifts with Others

January 5, 2023 Submitted by Linden Ponds Canadian-born Mairi Bleakie, Linden Ponds’ director of resident life, recently obtained U.S. citizenship. “I’ve lived in the U.S. for twenty-five years,” she says. “I realized that I needed to be more participatory in the country that is now my home. I believe I have a responsibility to vote–to …

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