55 min ago
Chorale plans cultural Christmas concert
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.
5 hrs ago
Toy distribution set for military families
On Saturday, Dec. 14, Operation Military Smiles will come to Fall River, giving active-duty military personnel and veterans a chance to pick out gifts for their little ones.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Thousands of Bristol County residents want boost in minimum wage
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.
Lauren Daley: Donna the Buffalo boasts big American sound
"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.
Slam X Hype
The Disgustingly Beautiful Frank Clegg English Briefcase
Each of the double gusset briefcases is built completely by hand in Fall River Massachusetts, using premium Harness Belting leather, Swiss-made RiRi zippers, and solid brass hardware.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Wanting to help keep foster children warm
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 Earns 'A' Grade
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.
Police News On SouthCoastToday.Com
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.
Somerset Berkley students get high grades on Advanced Placement test
Somerset Berkley Regional School Committee Chairman Richard Peirce said that the most recent Advanced Placement test results of students at the high school are among the highest in the state.
DEP keeps pressing Westport on THM levels in town water
With the state Department of Environmental Protection forcing the town to act on resolving its contaminated water supply problems, the Westport Board of Selectmen pored over their options at their last meeting.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Fall River coach charged with child rape
An assistant basketball and football coach at Fall River's B.M.C. Durfee High School has been charged with raping a preteen girl over a two-year period.
Fall River police violated suspect's rights, judge says
For the third time, US District Judge Mark L. Wolf has issued a scathing ruling against law enforcement officials in Massachusetts, saying the Fall River Police Department violated a suspect's civil rights and used coercion to recover weapons and drugs from his house - evidence that will now be suppressed.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Ferdinand C. Macedo Sr., 91
Ferdinand C. "Fred" Macedo, Sr., 91, of New Bedford died December 2, 2013 peacefully at Sacred Heart Home.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
The Prince Henry Society's New Bedford Chapter is proud to announce that its Annual Installation of Officers and Person of the Year Banquet, held on Saturday, October 19th, was another tremendous success.
James J. Sahady
James J. Sahady, "Jim," age 83, of Fall River, passed away, Thursday, November 28, 2013, in Massachusetts General Hospital surrounded by his family.
Fate of South Coast Rail lies outside of region
SouthCoast residents were cautiously excited this month at the news that the state Legislature's Transportation Committee approved a spending authorization that included full funding for South Coast Rail construction.
Scallops giving New Bedford fishermen a welcome break
New Bedford is flush with money from the richest fishery in the nation - sea scallops.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Sex trafficking: No cases yet in Bristol County, one in Plymouth County
The state's new human trafficking law has been on the books since early last year, but Bristol County has not charged anyone and Plymouth County has brought charges against one man from Boston.
Agnes Salvador, 91
She was born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Armando and Mary Borges. She attended Holy Family High School in New Bedford.