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  1. Margarida Rego, at 78,a of South DartmouthRead the original story

    36 min ago | Boston Herald

    ... until her retirement. Mrs. Rego is survived by her husband, Jose J.; two sons, Paul of Dartmouth and Joseph of Acushnet; a daughter, Sandra Souza of Dartmouth; two sisters, Maria do Carmo Farias and Serafina Goncalves; a brother, Henrique Carvalho; ...

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  2. Ballet performs 'Sacagaweaa s Song' at spring fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... and independence. The New Bedford Youth Ballet will also be performing 'Sacagawea's Song' for elementary schools in Acushnet, Dartmouth, Fairhaven, Marion and New Bedford in March as part of their Bringing History to Life through the Arts program. ...

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  3. Bits & PiecesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... your projects and exchange Meets the first Saturday of every month at 11 a.m. (508) 991-6214. Wilks Library, 1911 Acushnet Ave., New Bedford. Cribbage Tournament: Cribbage players needed, held every Friday at noon at the Acushnet Council on Aging. ...

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  4. Preliminary budget is reviewedRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ACUSHNET - Town Administrator Alan Coutinho presented selectmen with a preliminary Fiscal Year 2016 budget plan Feb. 23. He said many of the line items remain unsettled, but that most departments are coming in with level-funded budgets or very small increases over current spending. Coutinho said the biggest question mark for the coming fiscal year is employee salaries.

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  5. Margarida RegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... family includes her 3 children: Paul Rego and his wife Adeline of Dartmouth, MA, Joseph Rego and his wife Denise of Acushnet, MA, Sandra Sousa and her husband Manuel of Dartmouth, MA, 4 Grandchldren: Vanessa West, Stephanie Burek, Joshua Rego, ...

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  6. Normand L. Gaudette, 91Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... his son, Paul Gaudette and his wife Pauline of New Bedford; 2 daughters, Janet Poitras and her husband Wayne of Acushnet and Doreen Laboa and her husband Gary of of Rochester; a brother, Donald Gaudette of New Bedford; 3 sisters, Muriel Leblanc, ...

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  7. SouthCoast Recreation CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... first-chosen basis. For more information please call Al at 508-398-0138. F.A.L.L. BASEBALL SIGN UPS: Fairhaven Acushnet Little League will be holding sign-ups for the 2015 season on Saturday, Feb. 28 from 8 a.m. to noon at the Fairhaven Recreation ...

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  8. College Hockey: Acushnet's Luc Sauve makes an unlikely leap onto UMass Dartmouth rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | SouthCoastToday.com

    Making the transition from high school to college hockey is a tough feat, and it is rare when a player goes straight from high school to a college roster. Acushnet native Luc Sauve is one of those rare exceptions and he has caught the attention of UMass Dartmouth Head Coach John Rolli.

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  9. Joseph J. Pereira, Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Survivors include three children, David J. Pereira of Dartmouth, Anne E. Deshaies and her husband Raymond of Acushnet and Jane C. Racine and her husband Gerald, of Dartmouth; a sister, Olinda Reis of Dartmouth; a half-brother, Emmanuel Pereira of ...

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  10. Maria Angela MendoncaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Maria Angela Mendonca, 79, of Acushnet, died Monday, March 2, 2015 at home. She was the widow of Daniel Mendonca and daughter of the late Augusto and Maria dos Santos.

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  11. Irene A. LeRouxRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... and caring person who was devoted to her family. She was the loving mother of David A. LeRoux and wife Carol of Acushnet, Tricia R. Blowers and husband Daniel of New Bedford, sister of John Sojka and wife Judy of Acushnet. Grandmother of Vanessa ...

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  12. 3/8: Cape Verdean Recognition Committee 6th Annual Gala CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | PR Log

    ... annual parade, is the committee's 6thannual and will happen on March 8th from 3-7pm at Cotali Mar Restaurant, 1178 Acushnet Ave, New Bedford (http://www.cotalimarrestaurante.com/) . "I'm so happy to be part of such a great event," says Monteiro. ...

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  13. Navigating snowy sidewalks no easy featRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... is impossible. It's a horror show out here," said Peggy Fain, who lives on Westland Street. She lives close to the Acushnet town line and said the city plows pass that section by. Many homeowners, especially our elderly residents, have difficulty ...

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  14. 10 Things to do on Monday, March 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... 7. Strengthen up those bones.  Join the Strong Women Strong Bones osteoarthritis exercise class at the Acushnet Council on Aging at 11:30 a.m. 59 S. Main St. 8. Get ready for St. Patty's Day.  Learn to Irish Step dance at the Center School ...

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  15. Icy stillness and muted fishing in a New England portRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... in the 19th century, when New Bedford was the richest city per capita in the world, also tells the story. The Acushnet, the river that is the city's lifeline to the sea - and the name of the New Bedford whaling ship that Herman Melville shipped out ...

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  16. Snow comes in lighter than expectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Boston.com

    ... and slippery during Monday morning's commute. But 5.2 inches, in the Southeastern Massachusetts town of Acushnet, was the highest total weather observers reported to the weather service as of this morning. Several other communitiesw in Bristol ...

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  17. Proposed bylaw would force developers to finish roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ACUSHNET - Selectmen tabled a bylaw discussion Feb. 23 that would address complaints from residents unhappy with new subdivision roads that were never completed and submitted for acceptance as public ways.  Selectmen said they want to wait and meet with the Planning Board about it at the next selectmen's meeting Selectmen are considering an addition to an existing town bylaw that would add enforcement measures to pressure developers to complete subdivision roads within the eight-year window required now by zoning bylaws.

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  18. Ballet tells Sacagawea's storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... and independence. The New Bedford Youth Ballet will also perform "Sacagawea's Song" for elementary schools in Acushnet, Dartmouth, Fairhaven, Marion and New Bedford in March as part of their Bringing History to Life through the Arts program. An ...

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  19. Brian J. Lowney - Fur, Fins and Feathers: Love the dog, not the breedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... on the outside. They wear the clothes that God gave them.” According to Colleen Brown, secretary of the Acushnet-based Wampanoag Kennel Club, owners of All-American dogs can now participate in a variety of performance activities through the ...

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  20. Braley's World: What do plow drivers think?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... have had so many storms coming one after another with no break. " Brandon Sullo of Lawn & Order Land Design Inc. of Acushnet takes care of Bishop Stang High School as well as St. Julie's Church among other properties. He admits that this winter has ...

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