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Some city students did not make it to school on their first day Tuesday morning, something that is not uncommon this time of year, according to New Bedford Public School officials.
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Three cheers for Jeannie Azevedo. Because of her commitment to tradition, her daughter Elizabeth on Monday was able to receive the blessings of her two grandmothers, neither of whom was able to attend Elizabeth's wedding in East Bridgewater that evening.
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Spinner Publications will hold its "Spinner Celebrates 33 Years" fundrasing gala and live art auction at the Fort Taber Community Center, Oct. 18, from 6-10 p.m. Highlighting the event will be a live auction of paintings by renowned local artists moderated by auctioneer, Dennis Broadbent.
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Let us help you plan your day with Today in SouthCoast. We compile some of the best events in the area, along with weather and road work to help you decide what to do.
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People who knew Sarah Phenix Brewer said that whether she was tutoring youngsters with autism, organizing a closet for her blind, widowed mother or running a camp for children with life-threatening illnesses, her goal was simple: to help other people achieve their dreams.
Police arrested a New Bedford man Sunday morning, charging him with threatening a taxi cab driver and assaulting police and ambulance personnel.
A few years ago, Seamen's Bethel Volunteer Clifford Roderiques remembers the strangest question he ever got from a tourist: "When do they stop the tape?" "I said, 'What tape are you talking about?' And he said, 'The tape of the sea gulls, it's getting annoying,'" Roderiques recalled Friday.
Taunton Planning Board Chairman Dan Dermody is competing for the open county commissioner seat against former New Bedford City Councilor John Saunders in the Sept.
Donald B. Shahon, MD died peacefully in the company of his family on August 30, 2014 in New Bedford, Massachusetts at the age of 90. Born in Boston, Dr. Shahon graduated from Tufts University with a degree in Biochemistry in 1944 and received an M.D. from Tufts University School of Medicine in 1949.
Anna M. Rozario, 94, of New Bedford, died August 30, 2014 peacefully at St. Anne's Hospital surrounded by her family.
"Her smile when she was 6 was the same smile when she was 26," said Dream Day board member Jack Girvan, who started out at Dream Day as a volunteer.
Jean Pierre Trahan of Freetown, Joseph Ford Sr. of New Bedford and Lisa Rodriguez of Fairhaven have seen their sons pay the ultimate sacrifice in the name of freedom.
It's the first day of rehearsal for the 2015 Miss New Bedford Pageant as the warm morning air begins to seep in Cheryl McCormack's dance studio.
EDUCATION: Bryant University, Bachelor of Science degree, summa cum laude; former Southern New England School of Law, now UMass Law, juris doctorate, magna cum laude.
A search is underway for a young boy that jumped into the waters off New Bedford on Saturday afternoon but never resurfaced.
Forty years ago this week, I stepped for the first time in front of a classroom at a Vermont public high school, scared out of my wits.
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Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 10:42 pm
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