New ORR team sets sail

By Georgia Sparling MATTAPOISETT — Old Rochester Regional is entering uncharted waters with its new varsity sailing team, and volunteer John Mello says its high time. “For communities that are so connected to the water like these towns, it’s long overdue, but it takes people from outside the school system,” he said. Mello is a […]

William Billy Mee
William Billy Mee

Youth sailing program honors late Billy Mee

By LAURA McLEAN | Aug. 27, 2007 MATTAPOISETT — The town is wrapped around and wrapped up in its harbor. Sailing, as a sport and a recreation, is a feature of the extended summer season. Not everyone can afford a yacht but who, standing on the shore, can fail to admire their beauty and grace? […]