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  1. Paul A. Wirth Jr., 87Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    He leaves his wife of 35 years, Joyce L. Wirth; three children, Cynthia Pillsbury and her husband David of Raynham MA, David Wirth and his wife Lisa of Taunton, MA, and Ellen Davison and her husband Alan, of Tulare CA; one stepson, Allan J. Maccarone and his wife Patricia of Westminster, MA; two sisters, Esther Hamilton and her late husband Leon of Attleboro MA and Marion Ross and her husband William of Cockeysville MD; 18 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his first wife Elizabeth Kobza, his stepdaughter Bonita Senna, and a stepson Darrel Maccarone.

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  2. Aurelia M. Rego, 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Aurelia M. Rego, 86 years old, died in her home surrounded by her loving family on Saturday evening, Feb. 27, 2016. She has been a resident of the Taunton for the past 42 years coming from St. Michael.

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  3. Acquired brain injury victims find homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    People Incorporated, an organization assisting those with disabilities, has opened a home in Swansea for those with acquired brain injuries and neurological disease. It is the second home dedicated to those who fall in the category of having an acquired brain injury.

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  4. Russell J. Boynton, 58Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Russell J. Boynton, 58, of Somerset, passed away on Saturday, February 13, 2016 at Charlton Memorial Hospital in Fall River. He was the husband of Donna L. Boynton.

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  5. Girls Basketball: GNB Voc-Tech emerges from battle against DartmouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    For Mike Prior, GNB Voc-Tech's 51-41 girls basketball win over Dartmouth was a good way to end another successful regular season. "We needed a game like this against a tough opponent," said Prior, whose team will host Essex Tech on Thursday for a 5 p.m. semifinal game in the State Vocational Tournament.

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  6. Religion calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Our Lady of La Salette: Intercessory Prayer Group: second Thursday of the month 7:15 p.m.; Padre Pio Prayer Group, second Monday of the month, 7:15 p.m.; La Salette Pax Christi, third Tuesday of the month, 7:30 p.m.; Healing masses: Spanish, first Sunday of the month, 2:30 p.m.; Portuguese, third Sunday of the month, 2 p.m.; English, last Sunday of the month, 2 p.m. Praying the Rosary Daily: 11:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Monday-Friday, 11:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. Saturday and 11:30 a.m. Sunday. 236-9068.

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  7. Amtrak signal glitches foul Boston's rail systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    A malfunctioning signal outside Boston's busiest commuter hub triggered massive delays Thursday for rail passengers with no immediate word on when the problem might be fixed. Passengers on commuter rail trains from west and south of the city were forced to get off trains at stops before South Station and transfer to rapid transit lines or, in some cases, walk the remaining distance to their destination.

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  8. H.S. Roundup: Dartmouth boys win sixth straightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    After spending much of the season trying to find consistency, the Dartmouth boys basketball team has found its groove in recent weeks. The Indians slowly pulled away from Attleboro for a 58-45 win on Monday, giving them six straight victories after a 4-6 start to the season.

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  9. Boys Basketball Notebook: Bishop Stang's Joe Balestracci accepts Legacy Award with usual graceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    For what was, perhaps, the only time he's been on the basketball court at Spartan Village for more than five minutes, Joe Balestracci was neither pacing or sitting. For the better part of close to 10 minutes, the former Bishop Stang head boys basketball coach stood erect, his head bowed and eyes riveted on center court listening to and blushing his way through every word that was being read by Len Rocha There he stood, in range of the bench where he once sat, occasionally kicked and frequently paced through 19 memorable winter seasons.

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  10. Lecture sparks questions about faculty diversity at UMass DartmouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    UMass Law named one of 10 Best Bargain Law School for Latina/o students in the Lawyers of Color Latina/a Student's Guide to Law Schools UMass Law named one of the Top 5 Regional Law Schools for Black Students in the Lawyers of Color Black Student's Guide to Law Schools DARTMOUTH - A lecture by a former professor inaugurating Black History 4 Seasons at UMass Dartmouth Thursday led to criticism of faculty diversity on campus. There is a paucity of diversity among university hires “due to insensitivity, reluctance and outright obstruction,” said Bruce Rose, a retired administrator and president of the New Bedford chapter of the NAACP during a lecture by Chancellor Professor Emeritus Dr. Thomas Ranuga.

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  11. Taunton students on buses witness end of three-town, high-speed police chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    School principals will call the homes of families to check on the well-being of students who were on school buses when a multi-town police chase ended with the arrest of two bank robbery suspects on Bay Street in the city's Whittenton section Monday. Taunton Schools Superintendent Dr. Julie Hackett said the school district has a plan in place when a police situation or emergency such as Monday afternoon's chase becomes too close for comfort.

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  12. Andrade-Faxon Charities for Children has reached $6 million in grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Andrade-Faxon Charities for Children has been funding 501 3 organizations yearly since its inception 25 years ago and has gifted more than $6 million in funds to date. The charity mailed out more than $313,000 this week to 63 non-profit charities in Massachusetts and Rhode Island.

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  13. Girls Basketball: Youth movement taking place at Bishop Stang and WestportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    The play on the basketball court Monday night showed what the Bishop Stang and Westport teams are, heading into the second half of the season. In the present, Bishop Stang's man-to-man defense forced 22 turnovers and its rebounding advantage led to a 54-37 non-league victory over the Wildcats.

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  14. Somerset ambulance service to increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    The selectmen last Wednesday decided to hire two firefighters which Fire Chief Scott Jepson said will allow his department to provide more ambulance service to the town and bring in more revenue. Chief Jepson said the Fire Department was down two firefighters from its full complement because of a firefighter that recently left for another department and because of a retirement from a couple of years ago.

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  15. Man accused of secretly videotaping co-worker gets probationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    A former Attleboro parks department employee charged with secretly videotaping a co-worker in an employee bathroom has admitted that there's enough evidence to convict him. The Sun Chronicle reports that Michael Amancio was placed on probation for 18 months on Tuesday.

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  16. Outgoing School Committee member Pollock reflects on her work with cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    As her School Committee term wound down this week, two-term committee member Marlene Pollock looked back on a tenure that saw big reforms in the school system. In an interview with The Standard-Times Thursday, she described some of her accomplishments as increasing awareness for English language learners and drawing attention to school suspensions, which she said was being used inappropriately as a disciplinary tool.

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  17. CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Our Lady of La Salette: Intercessory Prayer Group: second Thursday of the month 7:15 p.m.; Padre Pio Prayer Group, second Monday of the month, 7:15 p.m.; La Salette Pax Christi, third Tuesday of the month, 7:30 p.m.; Healing masses: Spanish, first Sunday of the month, 2:30 p.m.; Portuguese, third Sunday of the month, 2 p.m.; English, last Sunday of the month, 2 p.m. Praying the Rosary Daily: 11:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Monday-Friday, 11:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. Saturday and 11:30 a.m. Sunday. 236-9068.

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  18. @SC_VARSITY Highlights for Dec. 31Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Matt Craig earned MVP honors for the day by scoring 19 of his team-high 21 points in the fourth quarter of a non-conference loss at Attleboro on Thursday. ... The Indians trailed 53-37 heading into the fourth quarter and they cut their deficit to one point before Attleboro regrouped and took control.

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  19. BCC celebrates 50 years of learningRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | SouthCoastToday.com

    It was easy to find the party at Bristol Community College last week. All you had to do was follow the cakes.

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  20. Pearl D. Wal, 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Mrs. Wal worked as a bundler for Lamport Co. Pearl was the past president of the American Legion Auxiliary in Somerset and a member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary in Somerset.

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