October 15, 2014

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Elections Matter! Send a message!

From Obama to Patrick to Keenan and Nyman, a system of failed policies have left our nation on the brink of ruin.  From full grown men being granted  access to the ladies restroom, to passing a cowardly backroom deal to increase the gas tax automatically to avoid being accountable to watchdogs and voters, it’s out […]

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October 3, 2014

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Award Winning Twisted Pine Comes to the Blue Moon Coffeehouse Sat. October 11th

On Saturday, October 11th at 7:30 p.m.  The Blue Moon Coffeehouse in Rockland features Twisted Pine, recent winners of both the FreshGrass Bluegrass Festival Band Contest and the Thomas Point Beach Bluegrass Festival Band Contest.   Banjo player Ricky Mier also won the banjo contest at FreshGrass. The band has played at some of the most prestigious bluegrass festivals: the […]

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September 29, 2014

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Local team to compete at BBQ event

ROCKLAND Local team to compete at BBQ event By John Laidler | GLOBE CORRESPONDENT   SEPTEMBER 28,2014   A Rockland team is headed to Lynchburg, Tenn., next month to take part in the Jack Daniels World Championship Invitational Barbecue. The six-member Team Que and a Half Men will be representing Massachusetts in the prestigious barbecue competition, set […]

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September 17, 2014

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Dan Heary Reports,Front row for the Mall Cop

 In its ten years I never did watch the “The King of Queens” [no reason] but found that Kevin James is a tremendous stand up comedic.  After lake diving on a Saturday afternoon, I drove over to the Mohegan and caught the nearly sold out show [surprised me].      Not knowing what to expect, […]

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September 10, 2014

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Meet David Decoste. Democrat’s Nightmare

We see the same ideology dominating the political power from Rockland to Washington DC. Barack Obama, Deval Patrick and Rhonda Nyman have lockstep voting records on all the major issues of our day. Taxes, Unions, Amnesty,Gun Control, Speech Control, Internet Control. Higher Fees Fines Taxes Regulations, Subjecting our children to radical dangerous lifestyles while kidnapping […]

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September 9, 2014

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Rocklandnews.com member Smokes Em @ Eagles

    Rocklandnews.com ‘s very own Rob Chancholo took the old Bigelow Mansion by storm this past saturday taking first place over a wide feild of competitors.   Here is the breakdown.             Best Chili 3rd Place (Tie) Hogs Heaven & Natural Born Grillers 2nd Place Blazin’ Barrels BBQ 1st […]

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September 8, 2014

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oooga Chiocca oooga Chiocca ooga ooga ooga ooga Chiocca.

Nearly three decades after Allan Chiocca secured the signature of Governor Ed King  for the transfer of 300 acres of prime real estate to the town of Raynham, credit due was given. The long story short is that Chiocca, who is well known for getting things done, picked up the ball on this land and […]

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September 3, 2014

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Rockland Eagles BBQ Competition This Saturday

The Rockland Eagles will host their fifth annual Smoke Off BBQ competition in the Eagles Parking Lot. Come out and watch as the area’s best and brightest outdoor chefs compete for bragging rights. The Smokers will be working from sun- up until well into the afternoon. This event is open to the public. There will be a […]

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September 2, 2014

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SHIPWRECK DIVING IN LAKE HURON by Dan Heary

      There is nothing finer than diving one of the 3,000 “wrecks” that sit on the bottom of six lakes that consume 27% of all the fresh water in the world.       Well, actually there is, it is yours truly diving more than sixty of them in The Great Lakes.  Lakes […]

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September 2, 2014

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Blue Moon Coffeehouse Opens New Season of Shows with Outrageous Fortune, Sat. Sept. 13th

    The Blue Moon Coffeehouse at Channing Unitarian Universalist Church in Rockland opens its new season of shows on Saturday, September 13th at 7:30 p.m. with Outrageous Fortune. Outrageous Fortune is a Boston-based acoustic vintage jazz and blues trio. Their repertoire features innovative arrangements of early jazz (Duke Ellington and Louis Armstrong) as well as blues and jug band […]

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