Edith Lansky, 90
The third of eight children, Edith grew up in Fall River, Massachusetts and worked as a bookkeeper before her marriage to Sidney Lansky, a prominent New Bedford attorney.
Sat May 18, 2013
Bishop to bestow Pope St. Pius X Youth Awards
Fifty-nine young persons from parishes throughout the Fall River Diocese will receive the Pope St.
Fri May 17, 2013
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Teapot with tie to Lizzie Borden donated
FALL RIVER, Mass. - The Fall River Historical Society has been given an antique teapot with a direct tie to Lizzie Borden.
MIT's Moniz Confirmed by Senate to be Energy Secretary
Physicist and Fall River native Ernest Moniz Thursday won Senate confirmation to lead the Energy Department and help direct clean-energy investments while deciding how much of the U.S.'s natural gas bounty should be exported.
Belmont Represented at Annual Benefit Honoring Fallen Police
Belmont resident Melissa Morley, Belmont native Patrick Brusch, Belmont Police Chief Richard McLaughlin and O'Neill and Associates Vice President and Belmont native Amy Claire Brusch attended a benefit to honor New England police officers who lost their lives in the line of duty last year.
Thu May 16, 2013
John Stein: "Bing Bang Boom!" CD release show at the Wamsutta Club, 8 p.m. May 17.
Tue May 14, 2013
Cape Cod Times
Mashpee tribe unveils new design for Taunton casino
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe leaders and consultants unveiled new casino designs Tuesday night with curved tower hotels they say add a "wow factor" to the $500 million proposed project.
Man robs Fall River gas station with fake bomb
A man armed with what he claimed was a bomb was arrested Monday after robbing the Hess Gas Station, 614 Pleasant St., police said.
Easton Obituary: 53-Year Easton Resident E. Louise Vose
From Kane Funeral Home: E. Louise Vose, 87, a resident of Easton for 53 years, died Thursday, May 9, 2013 at the LydiaTaft House in Uxbridge after a period of failing health.
Forty-five years later, batallion members recall service in Vietnam
The only Army National Guard unit in the state to be mobilized during the Vietnam War marked the 45th anniversary of its call-up Monday with ceremonies at Fort Taber.
Mon May 13, 2013
AGUIAR: of New Bedford, Sunday, May 12, 2013, Fernando F., 76. Husband of Maria Odelta Aguiar.
Sun May 12, 2013
UMD grads leave college older, definitely wiser
Carnations handed out for Mother's Day and "UMass Dartmouth Strong" buttons dotted the campus Sunday morning as 1,369 undergraduates geared up to received their first degree.
Sat May 11, 2013
Dartmouth couple brings joy with pony-ride parties
When Dave Lechan was asked to bring a pony to a family birthday party many years ago, little did he know that the request would lead to a successful business venture that would bring joy and laughter to thousands of people of all ages.
Fri May 10, 2013
Southern Baptists hope to expand influence by planting churches in New England
Pastor Tom Cabral of Redemption Fellowship in Fall River, Mass., talks about his church to a driver waiting at an intersection for the traffic light to turn green.
Today's Recipe from Our Files: Kale and Andouille Soup
In 2001, Times-Picayune food editor Dale Curry interviewed a couple of local chefs along with their mothers.
Attleboro Arts Museum Exhibit Ends Soon
The Attleboro Arts Museum is preparing to close down their current exhibit and start work on the next High Art project.
Thu May 09, 2013
New Bedford's Juvenile Drug Court expanding to Fall River, Taunton, Attleboro
Through the use of video conferencing, Bristol County Juvenile Drug Court is expanding from New Bedford into the juvenile courts in Fall River and eventually Taunton and Attleboro.
Artists bring attention to young laborers' lives
The Mill Children, an exhibition inspired by Lewis Hine's nearly century-old photographs of child workers, begins a five-month run at UMass Dartmouth's Cherry & Webb Gallery this month.
Campaign finances listed for Somerset candidates
Of the six candidates running in the Somerset Annual Town Election, selectman's candidate Scott LeBeau had raised the most money as of the deadline to submit campaign finance reports eight days before the election.