Strip club debate haunts Fall River r...

Strip club debate haunts Fall River revitalization

There are 20 comments on the Boston Globe story from Jul 7, 2008, titled Strip club debate haunts Fall River revitalization. In it, Boston Globe reports that:

As an older city striving for revitalization, Fall River has some valuable assets.

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Kenny

Fall River, MA

#1 Jul 8, 2008
the last thing fall river needs is a strip club.especially where they want to put it.its just not right putting a strip club near church where familys go to worship god.also there are many children in the area and the last thing the familys need is to have some drunkin pervert trying to pick one of these kids up.
Jen

United States

#2 Jul 10, 2008
No kidding!!
brenda fall river

Colchester, VT

#3 Jul 11, 2008
if u want to see a stripper hire them to come into your own home .
brenda fall river

Colchester, VT

#4 Jul 11, 2008
it u want to see strippers hire then to come into your own home.
b_lynn

Lake Memphremagog, VT

#5 Jul 14, 2008
like we already don't have enough freaks in this city u wanna throw a strip joint in it?! wat happened to this city?
Blackcloud

Clarksville, TN

#6 Aug 24, 2008
isn't that why Providence is so close?? Just go there instead.
hoefully it will be male

Bennington, VT

#7 Sep 1, 2008
yea it would be nice to shake my own tallywacker for a change we have enough of nasty sluts here
john

Revere, MA

#8 Nov 3, 2008
no wonder the city is going down hill. we dont want certain businesses in here, voted against the casino, that would of brought revenue in....afraid that crime would come to this so called city. now we have no revenue that these businesses would bring but we do have the crime that people were afraid of.....thanks for nothing fall river!
phenom

Fall River, MA

#9 Dec 7, 2008
they should have just given the license to olivers in the first place..they spend more money fighting it than what it was worth..this city is a shit hole anyway. all there is in fall river is drugs and depressed people. a whole lotta people who arnt going anywhere. fu ck that city
Blondy

Pearl River, NY

#10 Jan 30, 2009
You don't need that crap in Fall River...send them somewhere else...far away from businesses and churches and schools...I say send the place to another planet lol...
ron

Warwick, RI

#11 Apr 1, 2009
does fall river have any strip clubs
Bruce

West Warwick, RI

#12 May 27, 2009
ron wrote:
does fall river have any strip clubs
Looked it up, no strip clubs in Fall River
ron

Warwick, RI

#13 May 27, 2009
Bruce wrote:
<quoted text>
Looked it up, no strip clubs in Fall River
thanks for responding can you look up and see if brockton has any strip clubs i could look it up but those categories are blocked in my computer
Red State 02721

Fall River, MA

#14 Jun 12, 2009
No one forces people to go to any establishment. The Liberals (democrats) talk about being tolerant of others. Perhaps these protesters should be more tolerant. I don't like Church bells, but I tolerate hearing them from time to time. I don't demand they close down and leave the community. I simply chose not to attend.
nigel

Seekonk, MA

#15 Jun 12, 2009
fall river is an evil wirlpool sucking the life out of everything within the city limits. its a symbol of stagnation. i called the 'city planning' dept the other day and asks what areas are set to be revitalized. They were CLUELESS. "Um... uh.. nothing right now" "why don't you check our website" LOL the city site is a joke! Just compare it to ANY other city, it is laughable.
nigel

Seekonk, MA

#16 Jun 12, 2009
oh yeah... and the city motto?

"we'll try..."

LOL

better try a little harder.
deion

Fall River, MA

#17 Jul 6, 2009
i like strip clubs bit it is near a terch and that is gods terf and kids dont need to see drunk people and perves
justin

Fall River, MA

#18 Jul 6, 2009
i love!!!!!!!!!! strip clubs g but people mite leave the church to go to the strip club like old man but god made woman and hes the one who gave chicks rocking bodys and i think he would mined but you would not be hear if he did not get with women so its normally but every body gets down how do you think your kids got made your kids are going to fined out some day beter now than later. i put on for my city check out this song.!!!!!!!!!by have a good one!!!!!!!!!
josh

Fall River, MA

#19 Jul 6, 2009
i want to tapp the stripers g
Voice of Reason

United States

#20 Nov 22, 2009
I'm going to tell you all that:
1) Yes, the license should have been granted to Oliver's;
2) Everytime the City Council 'fights' this particular licensing type, they lose;
3) Each time the City Council loses, the taxpayers pay for each loss;
4) The strip club only operates at night, so no worries about drunken perverts;
5) Cops are on duty 24 hours, so if anyone leaves this establishment driving drunk, there's more money into the system for drunk driving programs;
6) It would be both male & female dancers;
7) There is a (female dancers) strip club on Rte 6 in Dartmouth - & they bring in lots of money;
For those of you who 'disagree' with there being a strip club in Fall River, you can just keep on living your life in a closed view - me, I'm going to continue with an open mind & keep educating myself on the pros and cons of any business proposition that comes to better the City of Fall River.

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