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When you're the child of a famous musician, it can be hard to carve out your own musical identity.
Should polygamy be legal among consenting adults?
Do You Know the Constitution Better Than Most Politicians?
The power of coding is bubbling up in some quarters in SouthCoast, with students gearing up for an Hour of Code at local colleges.
U.S. Marshals are looking for a fugitive sex offender with ties to Haverhill and southern New Hampshire who has dropped out of sight after failing to register, while state police yesterday a announced the capture of a Fall River sex offender in California.
I would like to thank the person or persons who was near the Rockland Bank in Fairhaven around 2:30 p.m. on Friday the 8th, that called 911 for my son who had a seizure.
Every year from kindergarten to fifth grade, my class participated in the Lees Market Easter egg and Halloween art contests.
This month, in honor of its 40th anniversary, the Lafayette-Durfee Historical Foundation is inviting visitors in to experience life in 1776 and the colonial splendor of the holiday season.
The group's 17th annual Christmas concert - scheduled for Dec. 15, 2 p.m., at Fall River's Good Shepherd Parish, 1598 South Main St. - will feature "Magnificat," a piece by Baroque composer Jan Dismas Zelenka.
A grassroots effort to support raising the minimum wage has collected more than 6,000 signatures in New Bedford, and thousands more across other SouthCoast communities.
It wouldn't quite be Christmas in Fall River without some jingle bells, massive balloons and a rock-star arrival by Santa and Mrs. Claus.
"The Herd," in case you don't know, is what you're a member of if you're a hardcore fan of Donna the Buffalo.
The Teves family lives in a nice house in Somerset, has a couple of vehicles and father Kevin has a good job as a chief financial officer of a bank.
Norwood Hospital was awarded an "A" grade in the Fall 2013 update to the Hospital Safety Score , which rates how well hospitals protect patients from accidents, errors, injuries and infections.
A Nov. 22 story by Standard-Times police beat reporter Curt Brown detailed the investigation of a Dartmouth Police Department sergeant who has been placed on paid administrative leave while the subject of an internal investigation by the department.