Your Patch Facts for the day.
Things You Need to Know Today is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance. Check back later for more, and let us know what you think of the feature in the comments section. 1. The Eversea needs your help The Eversea, a band with members from Norton, is vying to play at the Whaling City Festival this summer. They need your help in obtaining approximately 200 votes to get in first place. All you need to do is click this link, then vote for "The Eversea." 2. Worship Services will be at St. Mary’s Church 8 and 9:30 a.m., at Unitarian Congregational Church at 9 a.m., Trinitarian Congregational Church at 10 a.m. and Chartley Methodist Church at 10:30 a.m. 3. Karaoke The Trinity Bar & Restaurant in Norton…
Leah Fernandes Family Fun Day raises close to 1k.
- VOLUNTEERS IN THE NEWS
- Jeff Rothman
Thursday, September 1, 2011
It’s always heartwarming to see a community get together to support each other. A gathering of that kind happened two weeks ago at Everett Leonard Park to honor the memory of 5-year-old Leah Fernandes, who passed away last month from brain cancer. Autumn Lincoln, who organized the Leah Fernandes Family Fun Day, is a family friend. “Knowing Peter (Leah’s dad), I wanted to do what I could to help,” Lincoln said. “It was a day of celebration.” The family fun day raised $960. Events included a barbeque, swimming, a raffle table and a dj spinning tunes. Some of the donated raffles came from Kidz Wurld, Monkey Joe’s, Toby Keith Restaurant, Bill’s Bait and Tackle, Uncle Ed’s, MacMahon's Countryside Grille and Briggs Nursery. Gift baskets were …