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9 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com
The Portuguese American Police Association scholarship fundraiser, held Saturday, March 8, 2014, at the United Fisherman Club in New Bedford.
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13 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence
A 71-year-old man is missing in New Bedford after it is believed he went on a walk Sunday afternoon and did not return.
16 hrs ago | Lowell Sun
Beacon Hill Roll Call records the votes of local representatives on one roll call and local senators on four from the week of March 3-7.
A fire that broke out in a bedroom at 322 Dartmouth St. early Saturday morning could have had a far worse outcome, officials said Sunday.
Geoff Kaufman and Rick Spencer are planning "A Song of Whales and Men," a musical program that focuses on man's relationship with whales.
The office of Mayor Jon Mitchell is again partnering with Surprenant & Beneski, P.C. to present the Spring 2014 Fort Taber Dance Series.
Peter B. Perkins, 79, of Mattapoisett died March 8, 2014 peacefully at Our Lady's Haven.
Rose-Marie R. Cruz, 82, of New Bedford, died February 27, 2014, at Sacred Heart Home after a long illness.
KG Urban Enterprises and Mayor Jon Mitchell continue to dance around the benefits of a downtown waterfront casino, with the New York-based developer trying to allay the concerns of the skeptical executive.
Two people were rescued from a burning New Bedford home early Saturday morning, thanks to a nine-year-old boy's 911 call made from inside the home.
Authorities are praising a 9-year-old boy for helping save the lives of two people after he called 911 to report that his two-story home was on fire in New Bedford.
Alzira M. "Elsie" Sacramento, 97, of New Bedford, died Wednesday, March 5, 2014, at Sacred Heart Home.
Alice Furtado, 92, of New Bedford, passed away on Wednesday, March 5, 2014, surrounded by her family after a period of declining health at New Bedford Health Care Center.
In a 24-hour period Thursday to Friday, first responders answered calls for 15 drug overdoses, the city's fire chief said.
Louis O. Carreiro, age 86, of Dartmouth, passed away Tuesday, March 4, 2014, at Charlton Memorial Hospital.
In quite possibly our closest vote yet, we had ties for first, second, and third place in your suggestions.