Tuesday Dec 3
WTF News: It's Weird, True and Funny
In October last year, Catarina Migliorini took part in an online auction as part of the "Virgins Wanted" documentary organized by Australian filmmaker Justin Sisely.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
No cases yet in Bristol County, one in Plymouth County
The state's new human trafficking law has been on the books since early last year, but Bristol County has not charged anyone and Plymouth County has brought charges against one man from Boston.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
The Heartland Institute
The Real Story of Thanksgiving
Every year around this time, most schoolchildren hear the same ol' Thanksgiving story in their classrooms across the nation.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Life's a beach for Wareham tourism group
The board entertained Bruce Hutchins, chairman of the recently formed Beach and Tourism Advisory Committee, who updated them on the committee's progress.
Whitey Bulger Leaves Plymouth County Correctional Facility
James "Whitey" Bulger will no longer call the Plymouth County Correctional Facility home.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Steady downpour and wind in Plymouth County
The holiday storm is bringing a lot of wind and rain to the bay state and flooding could be an issue in a lot of areas.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
"A man who worked as a Santa Claus in a Massachusetts shopping mall has been ordered not to put the red suit back on until a court resolves a charge that he groped an adult coworker over the weekend.
Ho! Ho! Hold on! Massachusetts mall Santa charged with groping coworker
A man who worked as a Santa Claus in a Massachusetts shopping mall has been ordered not to put the red suit back on until a court resolves a charge that he groped an adult coworker over the weekend.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Our View: Visitors bureau rebounds
Last December, Greater New Bedford Area Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Roy Nascimento and New Bedford Whaling Museum President and CEO James Russell told The Standard-Times editorial board that Bristol County's visitors bureau was on life support.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Whitey Bulger listed as `in transit,' but he's staying put
The federal Bureau of Prisons reports tonight that convicted murderer James "Whitey" Bulger is listed as "in transit."
Selectmen endorse proposed medical marijuana dispensary
Chairman of Selectmen Stephen McKinnon, who describes himself as "probably one of the more conservative people in town," surprised many at Monday night's selectmen's meeting by leading his board to support a proposal for a medical marijuana clinic in town.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
UMass Dartmouth student charged in fatal hit-and-run
A UMass Dartmouth student has been charged in the death of a 58-year-old Middleboro man in a hit-and-run accident last month, authorities said today.
Teen Arrested In Fatal Middleborough Cyclist Hit-And-Run
An 18-year-old college student has been arrested in the hit-and-run death of a bicyclist in Middleborough last month.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Rockland Trust Welcomes Mayflower Bank Customers
Rockland Trust announced the acquisition of Mayflower Bank on May 14, 2013. "We are excited to welcome Mayflower Bank customers to the Rockland Trust family," said Christopher Oddleifson, President and CEO of Rockland Trust.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Commissioner plugs county government to Wareham board
Selectmen courteously listened to a member of the Plymouth County Commission intent on justifying her board's existence Tuesday, then burst her bubble with a single question.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Exotic dancer indicted on rape charges
An exotic dancer has been indicted on charges of raping two women at a private party in a Wareham residence, Plymouth County officials said.
Cops probe apparent burned human body parts in Boston, Bridgewater
At about 9:22 a.m., officers responded to a radio call to investigate a premise in the area of 20 Readville St., Hyde Park.
Human remains found in barrel on Department of Correction grounds in...
Partial human remains were found on fire inside a barrel on the grounds of the sprawling Department of Correction complex in Bridgewater, authorities said.
Sun Nov 10, 2013
Search warrants net two Carver residents, recover drugs, gun and ammunition
Carver police arrested two Carver residents and recovered a revolver and several oxycodone pills after a drug investigation led them to execute two search warrants, according to a press release from the Carver Police Department.