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  1. Today in SouthCoast: Join the circusRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    Visit  SouthCoastToday.com/weather  for up-to-the-minute forecasts and radar.  The circus is in town. The clowns, the tigers, the death defying high wire acts are call coming to town for three days, starting today! The circus raises the tent behind the White Brothers Dairy, 211 Middle Rd, Acushnet at 9 a.m. with guided tours. Performances at 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.   . Tickets online $12 for adults, $6 for children.

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  2. Jose C. Lomba, 67Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... other Stephanie Pereira, Fernando da Lomba both of New Bedford, and Jose da Lomba and his wife Victoria of Acushnet; three brothers and one sister all of Viana do Castelo, Portugal. Also survived by four grandchildren, one great-grandson, nieces and ...

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  3. Anataria C. Pereira, 85Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... her life to the upbringing of her family. Her family includes her son, Manuel F. Pereira and his wife Maria of Acushnet, her grandchildren: Judy Levitre and Steven Pereira, a great-grandchild, Sidney, and is also survived by three sisters, two ...

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  4. Borden's make Bay swim a family affairRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | SouthCoastToday.com

    George W. Borden of New Bedford and his son George J. of Fall River were among several teams of multi-generational family swimmers who participated in the 22nd Annual Buzzards Bay Swim on Saturday, June 20. Other multi-generational family pairings including: Bryan Robertson and his daughter Laura, both of South Dartmouth; Jonathan Berger and his daughter Halle, both of Acushnet; Alan Harris and his 13-year-old daughter Ruth, both of Marion; Julie Allen of Cataumet and her daughters Hannah and Libby, both of Waltham, who were accompanied by sister Rachel in a kayak; Manuel Garber and his 15-year-old son Daniel, both of Natick; and Matthew Sudduth and his 12-year-old daughter Ella, both of Philadelphia.

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  5. Probation, parole officials: No existing controls, monitoring of Acushnet gunmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... one year after his killing of Carole A. Day in 1993, and the clean mental health evaluation he received.  Acushnet Police Chief Michael G. Alves said he has his concerns, but added that a solution has to be "legislatively driven."  "It is ...

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  6. Neediest Families Fund: New restaurant in New Bedford helping The Salvation ArmyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | SouthCoastToday.com

    "I felt uncomfortable, as a business owner and operator, accepting tips," said Mary of Mary's Home of the Mini Hot Dog and Steamed Cheeseburger on Acushnet Avenue. "But as time passed, I felt very comfortable donating them."

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  7. 2015 Standard-Times Baseball Player of the Year: Chandler Debrosse, New Bedford HighRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... As a result, he's currently familiarizing himself with a new position, just in case. "I'm playing the outfield with Acushnet (American Legion) so I can become familiar with a different position in case I'm asked to play there," he said. "I would ...

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  8. George C. Richards, 74Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | SouthCoastToday.com

    George C. Richards, 74, of Acushnet passed away Monday, May 25, 2015 in his residence after a long illness. He was the husband of Martha Richards.

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  9. Reunions activities planned for Homecoming weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... will hold its 50-year reunion on Saturday, June 27, from 6 p.m. to midnight at the Century House on Main Street in Acushnet. The ambiance will be casual with music, a cash bar and a buffet dinner. Contact persons: Dan Logan dlogan@thegrid.net ...

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  10. Legion Baseball: Defensive miscues cost Dartmouth Post 307 in loss to Seekonk Post 311Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... them runs and we just don't recover from that. WHAT'S NEXT: Dartmouth, which slipped to 3-6 with the loss, plays Acushnet tonight. The win was Seekonk's second of the season as it now sits at 2-6. It also plays today at Easton. NOTES: Both catcher ...

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  11. Residents of city neighborhoods buoyed by casino voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... We need to show it off,” said Susan Telesmanick outside the Holy Name of the Sacred Heart of Jesus Church in Acushnet Heights. A majority of voters throughout the south, west, east and north ends, said the $650 million casino development ...

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  12. Casino comments on Election DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... that were trying to come in that were turned down. This will create jobs and clean up the site." - Edward Simas, of Acushnet Heights. "I want my city to grow. The city's been like this for so many years. The only change has been Route 18. ...Now, at ...

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  13. Leaks could be causing water lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ACUSHNET - The selectmen's agenda was devoted largely to the Department of Public Works on June 15 with issues including a spike in water and sewer leaks.  Because of a substantial water loss, the DPW has hired specialists to do leakage tests.  Water Superintendent John Westgate said the tests for water leaks had only been taking place for one and a half days, but cracks had already been found in two hydrants.

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  14. Two men flee after attempting to rob New Bedford Sunoco gas station on Acushnet AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | SouthCoastToday.com

    NEW BEDFORD - Two men attempted to rob a M&P Sunoco and Hijazi Gas Inc. early Sunday morning but failed, according to police. The two men were walking toward the entrance of the store located at 2942 Acushnet Ave. shortly after 1:30 a.m. in the North End with bandanas covering their faces and a shotgun, said Detective Sgt.

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  15. Herminia Amaral, 79Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Jose Correia of FL, Joao Correia of New Bedford; her sisters Natalia Medeiros of New Bedford, Eduarda Mello of Acushnet and Conceicao Guerreiro of New Bedford; 6 grandchildren; many nieces and nephews. Her funeral Mass will be said Wednesday at 9am ...

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  16. Cranberry League: Acushnet extends win streak in extras against EastonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | SouthCoastToday.com

    The Aztecs couldn't get Dennis Medeiros his fourth win of the season, even though he held Easton scoreless for nine frames, but Acushnet did manage to scrape across the game-winning run to walk off in the 10th, 1-0. Acushnet moves to 8-5 on the season with their Saturday night win at Pope Park, placing them in third place at the season's midway point.

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  17. 2015 Massachusetts Maritime AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Daniel Barry Jr. of Dartmouth; Marissa Boudreau of New Bedford; William Deluca of Middleboro; Rorey Femenella of New Bedford; Casheena Gomes-Sanchez of New Bedford; Stephen Lee of Lakeville; Patrick MacDonald of Bourne; James Mattson of Marion; Sean McLaughlin of Fairhaven; Garrett Messier of Fairhaven; Kyle-Michael Espindola of Dartmouth; Jay Sousa of Dartmouth; Avery Tavares of Dartmouth; Justin Vieira of Acushnet; Jonathan Wilbur of Mattapoisett and John Zalenski of Lakeville. 

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  18. Fairhaven Hall of Fame: Seven individuals, one team set for induction on June 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Four former athletes and a basketball coach will be among those honored during the 22nd annual Fairhaven High School Hall of Fame Induction Banquet on June 28 at the Century House in Acushnet. Ray Archambault , Randy Leisey , Ryan Powers and Heather Elizabeth Tapper will be inducted into the school's Hall of Fame along with former boys' head basketball coach and Fairhaven's current Superintendent of Schools, Robert Baldwin, and Stephen Poulsen who is this year's winner of the Lifetime Achiever Award.

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  19. Acushnet residents uneasy about David Taber's releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | SouthCoastToday.com

    NEW BEDFORD - To a man and woman, town residents are deeply unhappy and dismayed at the news that David Taber, the gunman involved in the death of middle school nurse Carole Day in 1993, was, as of April, a free man. With time off for good behavior, Taber served his 40-year sentence for arson, kidnapping and assault.

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  20. Walter I. Cabucio, Jr., 81Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... wife Anne of Freetown, Walter and his Wife Tracey of Texas, Karl of Fall River and Matthew and his wife Melissa of Acushnet, 12 beloved grandchildren expecting a 13th, expecting his first great-grandchild, and his brother Ronald of Fall River. A ...

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