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Many residents of Dartmouth have visited Little River in South Dartmouth and the bridge that crosses it.
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The adventure of 19th-century whaling days is still alive in spirit among the historic islands off Cape Cod, Mass.
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Donald W. Gardiner, age 85 years, formerly of Dartmouth, died Monday, July 28, 2014 at S.E. Mass Health and Rehabilitation Center in New Bedford.
The victim walked into the South End Police Station on Cove Street at 6:42 p.m., complaining of a stab wound, according to police.
For Rui Rodrigues, owner of Xavier's Market on North Front Street, the Feast of the Blessed Sacrament means business.
Chances are if you have ever been to a library, nursing home, any kind of holiday celebration or parade in the Twin County area you have seen Katherine Jadlowe.
Ten days of fund-raising activities will begin Saturday as Mattapoisett Friends Meeting continues its campaign for funds to restore the 1827 meeting house on Route 6. So far, $80,000 has been raised of the $245,000 estimated cost of repairs.
Schmid will be at the Westport Council on Aging, 75 Reed Road, Westport, from 9 to 9:45 a.m.; at the Freetown Council on Aging, 227 Chace Road, East Freetown from 10 to 10:45 a.m.; at the Little Phoenix Restaurant, 4128 Acushnet Ave., New Bedford from 11 to 11:45 a.m.; and at the Flint Senior Center, at 1423 Pleasant St., Fall River, from noon to ... (more)
The bill authorizes $300,000 for repairs to Dennison Memorial Community center, as well as a $3 million authorization for the Orpheum Theatre and $2 million authorization for the Zeiterion Theatre, according to a news release from the office of state Rep. Antonio F.D. Cabral, D-New Bedford.
The last scheduled free outdoor BCC class is abnormal psychology from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. Friday in Custom House Square Park in New Bedford.
A 44-year-old New Bedford man was arrested July 24 and charged with arson. Fairhaven police detectives arrested Jason Majocka after obtaining a search warrant for his residence at 116 Hope St., New Bedford.
In the days immediately after her daughter's death in a hit-and-run accident, Karen Fostin put her grieving aside and met with police and prosecutors, urging them to bring a charge of leaving the scene against the driver.
In an effort to meet the needs of seniors, "Senior Scene" includes news items of interest to senior citizens as well as important information about senior centers and Councils on Aging within each of the communities in our region.
Lorraine T. Marshall Marashio, 86, of New Bedford, died Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at New Bedford Health Care Center after a long illness.
As the city gears up for the 100th Feast of the Blessed Sacrament beginning Thursday, The Standard-Times posed a question to officials and residents about the event many called a giant reunion for area residents: What does the Feast mean to you? Jon Mitchell, mayor: "I repeat this often: the Feast distinguishes itself as a festival not only in ... (more)
For city resident Heather Perkins, the Market Basket crisis runs deeper than for most.
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Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 02:50 pm
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