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  1. Florabell SylviaRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Home for Funerals, 495 Park St., New Bedford, Tuesday at 8:30 AM. Funeral Mass at St. Bernard's Church in Assonet at 10 AM. Burial will follow in Pine Grove Cemetery. Visiting hours Monday from 4-8 PM. For directions and guestbook, please visit ...

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  2. Freetown police name suspect in Friday bank robberyRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Police are seeking a suspect in Friday's robbery of a Santander Bank branch at 63 S. Main St., according to a press release. Police identified the suspect as Michael S. McLane, 24, of 15 Richmond Road, Assonet; they said he entered the bank's lobby and handed a teller a note demanding money.

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  3. Police identify suspect in Freetown bank robberyRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Police are seeking a suspect in Friday's robbery of a Santander Bank branch at 63 S. Main St., according to a press release. Police identified the suspect as Michael S. McLane, 24, of 15 Richmond Road, Assonet; they said he entered the bank's lobby and handed a teller a note demanding money.

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  4. Suspect wanted in Assonet bank robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | WLNE-TV Providence

    State Troopers, are searching for a suspect in connection with a bank robbery. Police are looking for 24-year-old Michael S. McLane of 15 , Rd. Assonet, M.A. McLane is said to be six feet tall, around 155 lbs., and has blonde hair and green eyes.

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  5. Area business expands to meet cell phone useRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... allowing the person to go anywhere and can use the product for any number of reasons. "We had one person living in Assonet who had a break in at 2 a.m. and he alerted police," he said. He has been working with Carl Sawejko of Alarm Central Station ...

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  6. Freetown's annual July 4th parade steps off under brilliant skiesRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 6 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... at the Freetown Independence Day Parade. Local residents began lining up along the bridge on South Main Street in Assonet shortly after noon to get a good viewing spot. "We've been here many times before," said Lakeville resident Jim Mello, as his ...

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  7. First ever beluga whales in Rhode Island, USARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 4 | Dear Kitty

    ... fisherman in Narragansett Bay first spotted the whale on June 15. Another whale was also spotted that same day in Assonet River , but is believed to be a different beluga. Additionally, a third whale was spotted near Gloucester, Massachusetts These ...

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  8. First ever beluga whale sighting in Rhode IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... fisherman in Narragansett Bay first spotted the whale on June 15. Another whale was also spotted that same day in Assonet River, but is believed to be a different beluga. Additionally, a third whale was spotted near Gloucester, Massachusetts These ...

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  9. Olympics of ham radio headed to Boston next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Examiner.com

    ... corridor. Radio sites include private property, state parks and other facilities in Mansfield, Wrentham, Devens, Assonet, Berkley, Dighton, Pepperell, Hollis (NH), East Taunton, Plymouth, Carver, Leominster, Medfield, Cohasset, Hingham and Norwell, ...

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  10. Brian Lowney: Bristol Aggie kids are animal advocatesRead the original story

    May 3, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... conformation and obedience match today, beginning at noon, at the Freetown State Forest, 110 Slab Bridge Road, Assonet. The event includes conformation and obedience judging, rally exercises, junior showmanship and Canine Good Citizen testing. Dogs ...

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  11. Freetown-Lakeville will stick with MCAS next yearRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Michael McCue and David Brown were not in attendance. Earlier in the meeting during its Community Speaks segment, Assonet resident Jane Wilcox read a list of 39 area districts that she said have chosen to stay with MCAS next year including Abington, ...

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  12. Funeral Notice: Christpher G. CaffinRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    CAFFIN: of Assonet, Saturday, June 21, 2014, Christopher G. "Cappy," 45. Father of Samantha Caffin.

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  13. Historic Freetown building has seen better daysRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... building could be demolished. She said several people have said that losing the building would hurt the character of Assonet Center. "We don't want our center to look like a parking lot," she said, quoting one of them. Rezendes-Brown said the ...

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  14. SouthCoast enriched by Wampanoag culture, traditionsRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    The landscape of SouthCoast is dotted with Native American names: Mattapoisett , Acushnet , Assonet .

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  15. Pepperell, Devens to host world ham radio competitionRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | Nashoba Publishing Online

    ... One judge will be assigned to each site to score the teams. Other communities selected were Mansfield, Wrentham, Assonet, Berkley, Dighton, East Taunton, Plymouth, Carver, Medfield, Cohasset, Hingham, Norwell and Hollis, N.H. Welcome to your ...

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  16. Freetown's Memorial Park remembers all who serveRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... refurbished it and moved it to the park. The group has been seeking permission to move the town's WWI memorial from Assonet Four Corners to the park and has also considered adding a new one. He added that the committee continuously strives to ensure ...

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  17. Your View: Assonet business has been model for communityRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    I'm writing in strong opposition to Articles 1 and 2 on the Freetown special Town Meeting warrant for June 16. If approved, these articles, submitted by petition from a small group of misinformed citizens, will set Freetown back years in myriad ways, and will cost the town hundreds of thousands of dollars in lost revenue.

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  18. Freetown and Lakeville: Places to goRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    FREETOWN STATE FOREST: Freetown State Forest, Slab Bridge Road, Assonet. Offers scenic trails for mountain bikers, motor bikes and hikers.

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  19. Photo gallery: Springtime in ParisRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Crystal Springs' Spingtime in Paris wine tasting fundraiser, held Wednesday, June 4, 2014, at the Crystal Springs Campus in Assonet.

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  20. $ALE$Read the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... 15. Part of the 27th annual Strawberry Festival. Crafters wanted; call Linda at (508) 763-0576. 6 North Main St., Assonet. Dartmouth Friends of the Elderly: Yard Sale at 9 a.m.-2 p.m. June 7. Both thrift shops will be open as well and kitchen will ...

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