Saturday Aug 16
First Responders Reunited With Premature Twins They Helped Deliver
One year after Pat Picher and Corey Silva rushed to the aid of a West Bridgewater woman in labor, they reunited with the little boys they'll remember forever.
Saturday Aug 16
Bangor Daily News
Baby Ada's screeching brings deer out of the woods
My 3 month old granddaughter, Ada Claire Smith, was wailing away on my shoulder, so I stepped out onto the second-story deck of our son Josh and daughter-in-law Kelly's Bridgewater, Massachusetts home, thinking the change of scenery might quiet her.
Saturday Aug 16
Bridgewater State University Professor publishes new Crime Thriller, "Hurting Girls".
Having written numerous scholarly articles and currently teaching university level courses on the topic of violence against women, Kim Mac Innis, a Bridgewater State University Professor of Sociology and a Lakeville, MA resident, has brought further life to the subject via a crime thriller entitled "Hurting Girls".
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Civil commitment for women should not lead to prison
A portion of state law known as Section 35 allows judges to commit people involuntarily who are shown to be at risk of "substantial harm."
Wed Aug 13, 2014
City Manager Murphy: Waiting on surveillance spending report
City Manager Kevin Murphy told The Sun he has not provided a report on city spending for surveillance of employees to the City Council because the city solicitor has not completed it and given it to him.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Elizabeth Taft Warner Andersson Leonard passed quietly on August 1, 2014 at Nemasket Healthcare Center in Middleboro.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
EEE detected in New Bedford
A mosquito with the EEE virus was found in New Bedford for the first time this year, according to the state Department of Health and the Bristol County Mosquito Control Project.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Wed Jul 30, 2014
8 suspects arrested after East Bridgewater home invasion
Eight suspects have been arrested in an armed breaking and entering that occurred in East Bridgewater early Tuesday morning, sparking a manhunt with several police departments, a SWAT team and a K-9 unit that continued into Tuesday afternoon, officials said.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Next prison commissioner must embrace reform, independent oversight
But even a replacement with greater managerial and analytical skills would be hard pressed to run a prison system that has been plagued by a lack of independent oversight and erratic training of correction officers.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Maria Arvarado, of Haverhill, Mass. finds empty produce bins as she shops Thursday, July 24, 2014 at Market Basket supermarket in Haverhill, Mass.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Foster's Daily Democrat
Updated: 2:24 p.m. Embattled grocery chain weighs proposal to buy it
Board members of the beleaguered Market Basket grocery store chain say they will "seriously consider" a proposal from its fired chief executive to buy the company as the chain faces a workers' revolt that has paralyzed the stores.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Family feud sparks revolt at grocery store chain
Meat manager Dave Fillebrown wipes down largely empty shelves Thursday, July 24, 2014 at a Market Basket supermarket in Haverhill, Mass.
Family Feud Sparks Revolt at Grocery Store Chain
It's been called a David vs. Goliath story, a "Tale of Two Arthurs" and even the "ultimate Greek tragedy," but the characters in this drama are not Biblical or literary figures.
Analysts: Market Basket drama gives competitors 'tremendous' boost
If the Market Basket strife is bad for employees, bad for management and bad for the grocery-store chain's bottom line, that could be very good news for competitors like Stop & Shop, Hannaford or Shaw's.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Sand castle contest a hit at Ogunquit Beach
Beach bums, sunbathers and boogie boarders had some company at the Ogunquit Main Beach Saturday as nearly 50 contestants in the Parks and Recreation Sand Castle contest cast their creations out of the damp sand.