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  1. April flag honors WWII veteran Sydney BurrellRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Mrs. Herbert Brindle of Needham, Mrs. Ruth Paine of Washington, D.C., and Constance Burrell of Fairhaven, Sydney of Acushnet, William of Greenfield, Benjamin, Robert and Richard, all of Marion, as well as many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. ...

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  2. UMass Dartmouth Roundup: Baseball goes to extras to earn sweepRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    Acushnet's Ryan Medeiros hit a home run in the bottom of the 11th to tie the game and the UMass Dartmouth baseball team notched a 7-6 win with an unearned run to complete a sweep of a Little East Conference doubleheader against Western Connecticut State played Saturday at Paul Walsh Field. The Corsairs took the opener by a score of 3-2.

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  3. Neighbors of New Bedford casino have mixed feelingsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... to collect vessel trip reports from union members. Across the hall, fishermen's pension worker Terry Duarte, an Acushnet resident, said she had conflicting thoughts. Economic benefits could be outweighed by social concerns, she said. Next to the Bay ...

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  4. Pin Tales: Jayme Silva Jr. isn't afraid to take bowling advice from his phoneRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... 1st, Mel Mello, 672; 2nd, Dave Dos Santos, 663; 3rd, James Stuart; high woman out of the money, Erma Dewhurst, 632. Acushnet League (March 31): Robert Chase, 133; Tom Mott, 146; Jon Connell, 162, 154/419; Tom Jackivicz, 131, 152/408; Al Ferry, 158, ...

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  5. Herbert W. HuntRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    Herbert "Herbie" W. Hunt, 87, of Acushnet, passed away on Friday, April 17, 2015 at Southeastern Mass Health and Rehabilitation Center in New Bedford. He was the husband of Cecilia Hunt with whom he shared 59 years of marriage.

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  6. Let's do something today.Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Fair. The 16th Annual Family Discovery Fair is collaboration between the communities of New Bedford, Dartmouth, Acushnet and Fairhaven. It will be free and open to the public from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Greater New Bedford Regional Vocational ...

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  7. Lucy ZabowskiRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... April 8, 2015 at St. Luke's Hospital in New Bedford. She was the wife of the late Stanley S. Zabowski. Born in Acushnet, daughter of the late Antone and Mary (Rezendes) Frates, she was a lifelong resident of New Bedford. Lucy was a stitcher at New ...

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  8. Local election results: Fairhaven voters keep BPW independentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Few contested races and low voter turnout ruled at the first round of annual town elections on SouthCoast Monday. Voters went to the polls in Acushnet, Fairhaven, Freetown and Lakeville.

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  9. Meet Carolyn Longworth, Millicent Library librarianRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Carolyn Longworth, 64, is the director of Fairhaven's historic Millicent Library; she has held that post since 1985. Prior to that, the Acushnet resident was the children's librarian, starting in 1977.

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  10. Dartmouth construction company takes second stab at award-winning conversionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Q: Your company is playing a significant role in the conversion of the ArtWorks! building on Acushnet Avenue in New Bedford into a charter school. How is this project different from past renovations at the site? A: Our company was a recipient of the ...

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  11. Around townRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... she'd been offered another position in a nearby community, but, "It would have been a loss for me," to leave the Acushnet COA and the people she's come to know in the community. The library board decided to offer Dina Brasseur the position of ...

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  12. Beverly H. OchabRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Shelley Ochab and her husband Chester Gougis of Chicago, IL, Sharon Hudon and her husband Michael Hudon of Acushnet and Sheryl Calder and her husband Cail Calder of IA; a son, Jan Ochab of Arlington, VA and his friend Patrick Lafferty; two ...

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  13. Brian Lowney: Reflections on 20 years of pet columnsRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 12 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... of purebred dogs is in jeopardy in many areas of the country. Fortunately, the Wampanoag Kennel Club, based in Acushnet, continues to hold an annual match, two shows, an obedience trial and monthly programs. In addition, the club offers obedience ...

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  14. New Bedford couple find happiness, while battling heart problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... said Susan, now Susan Rose, recalling the ceremony that took place at the Boston Harbor Hotel. Susan lived in Acushnet, and Brian in Fairhaven, but they both attended Fairhaven High School where they shared a class together before graduating in ...

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  15. SouthCoast In Action: Mass Xplosion softball ready to blast offRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... by former Xplosion player Ashley Kupis and includes Tianna Bulgar and Jesse David (New Bedford); Emily Littles (Acushnet); Jocelyn Gagnon (Berkley); Kassidy Pratt, Lexi Amaral, Jackie Racine and Madison Paiva (Dartmouth); Rylee Sniezek (Fairhaven), ...

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  16. SouthCoast Recreation CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | SouthCoastToday.com

    FAIRHAVEN ACUSHNET LITTLE LEAGUE: The final T-Ball and instructional registration date will be April 6th from 6-8 p.m. at the Acushnet VFW at 28 Roosevelt St. Fees are $75 for T-Ball and $85 for instructional . There will be a $20 raffle ticket fundraiser at the time of registration.

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  17. Jeffrey M. StopkaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Jeffrey was born in Acushnet, Massachusetts on March 17, 1957 to Henry Stopka and the late Nancy Lake Stopka. He was employed by the United States Air Force as the manager of the base commissary.

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  18. Wojnar won't seek another term in AcushnetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ACUSHNET – Veteran Selectman David E. Wojnar said Monday he would not seek reelection to a seventh term next year, vowing to remain active in local government as a town meeting participant and perhaps as an Energy Committee member.  Wojnar was one of the youngest selectman ever elected in Acushnet history. Now he is the longest-serving member in his 18th year.  Wojnar says he has a busy life and young family.

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  19. Acushnet patent-infringement case takes on start-up brandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Golf World

    Acushnet, the parent company of golf ball behemoth Titleist, is saying more than a dozen different balls from an array of small startup companies are infringing on its patents for dimple patterns. The lawsuit claims Acushnet has been "seriously damaged" by the alleged infringements, but the ultimate question may be whether the mere presence of this lawsuit might seriously damage the existence of these small brands.

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  20. Kevin P. Phaneuf, Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Mr. Phaneuf was born in New Bedford, son of Kevin P. Phaneuf, Sr. and the late Kim T. Phanerf, and resided in Acushnet most of his life. He was a communicant of St. Francis Xavier Church.

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