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The official website for the city of Taunton is http://www.taunton-ma.gov.
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Facts about Taunton
Taunton is also known as: Bristol County / Taunton city.
And some of the notable people born here have been: Adam Bagni (sports commentator), Stephanie Cutter (lawyer), Robert N. Chatigny (judge), Scott Hemond (baseball player), and Scott Thompson (businessperson).
And featured attractions of Taunton: Lake Rico, Watson Pond, Lake Sabbatia, Coyle and Cassidy High School, and Bristol County Courthouse Complex.
Taunton is represented by Mayor Thomas Hoye, Jr..
Taunton is a city in Bristol County, Massachusetts, United States, located approximately 40 miles (64 km) south of Boston, 18 miles (29 km) east of Providence, 10 miles (16 km) north of Fall River, 20 miles (32 km) north of New Bedford, and 25 miles (40 km) west of Plymouth. It is the seat of Bristol County. Taunton is situated on the Taunton River which winds its way through the city on its way to Mount Hope Bay, 10 miles (16 km) to the south. At the 2010 census, the city had a population of 55,874. The current mayor is Thomas Hoye, Jr.Founded in 1637 by members of the Plymouth Colony, Taunton is one of the oldest towns in the United States. The native Americans called the region Cohannet, Tetiquet and Titicut before the arrival of the Europeans. Taunton is also known as the "Silver City", as it was an historic center of the silver industry beginning in the 19th century when companies such as Reed & Barton, F. B. Rogers, Poole Silver, and others produced fine-quality silver goods in the city.Since December 1914, the city of Taunton has provided a large annual light display each December on Taunton Green, giving it the additional nickname of "Christmas City".The original boundaries of Taunton included the land now occupied by many surrounding towns, including Norton, Easton, Mansfield, Dighton, Raynham, and Berkley. Possession of the latter is still noted by the naming of Taunton Hill in Assonet.
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The minimum allowable age of residents is 55, a visiting dentist helps residents maintain their dental health, physical therapy can be done without leaving the community by a visiting physical therapist, The Village At Willow Crossing is skilled in behavioral issues that some residents may be inclined to, respite care is offered, aging in place allows residents to remain in one location as their care needs change, and the staff speaks Italian in the property.
Residents can expect pet care, tasty meals are provided to residents, licensed nurses are on staff to help you, residents can self manage their diabetic care, resident parking is available to residents who drive, this property provides complimentary transportation, and the property is convenient to bus lines in the area.
Delicious meals are provided to residents, the minimum allowable age of residents is 65, an occupational therapist visits and helps residents, this property administers patient medications, resident parking is available to residents who drive, this community provides complimentary transportation, and respite care is offered.
Expertly prepared meals are provided to residents, the minimum allowable age of residents is 55, the facility has staff that can administer insulin to manage diabetic needs, the property is secured for the safety of patients that might be prone to wander, this property provides complimentary transportation, and hospice is an option available at this location.
Nutritious meals are provided to residents, this property provides complimentary transportation, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, hospice is an option available at this location, respite care is offered, this community was built in 1960, and this location was renovated in 1999.
Nutritious meals are provided to residents, a podiatrist visits the community to address any issues related to your feet, a dentist visits this location regularly, Wingate Residences on Blackstone Boulevard is trained to handle behavioral issues that residents might be inclined to, staff is trained to deal with any exit seeking behaviors that might present themselves handled, transportation is available for additional cost, and respite care is offered.
Vegetarian menu options are available for all meals, caring nurses are on staff to help you, speech therapy is offered via a speech therapist who comes to the property regularly, the facility has staff that can administer insulin to manage diabetic needs, caregivers at Wingate Residences on the East Side can address potential disorientation presented by residents, residents who need help with medication management can be given reminders and be monitored to make sure they are taking their medications, and the property has a nurse that is able to administer injectable medicine.
The minimum allowable age of residents is 50, staff is available help with your blood sugar management, complimentary transportation is at the disposal of residents, hospice is an option available at this location, respite care is offered, the staff speaks Portuguese in the property, and the staff speaks Spanish at this location.
Staff is trained to deal with any wandering behaviors that might present themselves dealt with, full-service medication administration is available, resident parking is available to residents who drive, complimentary transportation is at the disposal of residents, transportation at cost can be arranged, Highlands On The East Side is close to major bus lines, and wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location.
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