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  1. New Bedford police to visit people at risk of gang involvement to seek surrender of gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SouthCoastToday.com

    One less gun on the street means one less chance of a tragedy, New Bedford police say, and they have a plan to take action over the next few days. A police officer and an outreach worker will visit with individuals - often young people - who are at risk of being involved in gangs, and their families, to try to convince them to surrender their guns, according to a press release from the Police Department.

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  2. Blanche T. Guillotte, 87Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Blanche T. Guillotte, age 87, of New Bedford, passed away Thursday, June 22, 2017 at The Oaks. She was the wife of the late Normand Leo Guillotte.

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  3. Village Harmony Teen world music ensemble to perform in New BedfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Village Harmony teen world music ensemble presents a concert in New Bedford in the Tryworks auditorium at the First Unitarian Church, 71 8th Street, on June 28 at 7:30 p.m. The group of talented teen singers is led by an international trio of leaders: Bongani Magatyana from South Africa, Samira Merdzanic from Bosnia, and Village Harmony founder Larry Gordon. Suggested admission at the door is $10, $5 for students.

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  4. Friends of Buttonwood Park plan annual meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 20 | SouthCoastToday.com

    NEW BEDFORD - The Friends of Buttonwood Park invites members, neighbors and supporters to attend its 31st annual meeting on Thursday, June 22, 6 p.m., at Lawler Library, 745 Rockdale Ave., New Bedford. Light refreshments will be served.

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  5. Former Bay Sox All-Star Chris Shaw one step from the big leaguesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 20 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Four years ago, Chris Shaw was coming off a forgettable freshman campaign at Boston College, one year removed from passing on the Mets who'd drafted him in the 26th round in the 2012 MLB Draft, heading for New Bedford and his first year of college summer ball. While college baseball is a big change from high school and travel ball, summer ball is on a different level itself.

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  6. June Veteran: 30-year Navy veteran survived Pearl Harbor and Battle of MidwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 17 | SouthCoastToday.com

    During the month of June, the 535th flag to fly atop the Old Glory Tower in the North End honors CWO and Chief Aerographer, Olaf A. Thoen, a career Navy veteran who served in the U.S. Navy for over 30 years, surviving the attack on Pearl Harbor and the Battle Midway. It is fitting that Thoen is being honored during the month of June 2017, marking the 75th Anniversary of the sinking of the USS Yorktown during the Battle of Midway, which took place on June 7, 1942.

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  7. Domingo Lopez, 83Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 17 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Domingo "Papa" "King" Lopez died at St. Luke's Hospital surrounded by his daughters on Thursday, June 15, 2017 in New Bedford, MA due to complications of severe dementia. Our sweet, gentle Papa was 83. Known by his family as "King" and his grandchildren and friends as "Papa," Domingo was born on August 16, 1933 in San Sebastian, Puerto Rico to his parents, Confesor Lopez and Juana Lopez .

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  8. Church NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 17 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Santo Christo Parish: 240 Columbia St., Fall River, 10 a.m. Sunday, June 18, a bilingual solemn celebration of 125 years celebrated by the bishop. A family style lunch will follow in the auditorium.  Spirit of Grace: St. Andrew's Episcopal Church: 169 Belleville Road, New Bedford.

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  9. Thelma Gonsalves, 84Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 14 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Thelma Roderick Gonsalves, age 84 of Dartmouth, passed away on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at her home with her family by her side. She was the daughter of the late Elizabeth and William Roderick.

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  10. Antonio A. Borges, 71Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 13 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Antonio A. Borges, age 71, passed away at his residence on June 12, 2017, surrounded by his loving family.  Antonio was born in Nordeste, Sao Miguel, Azores, to the late Clemente Borges and the late Maria Ascensao Borges. Antonio immigrated to the Unites States in 1970 and made his home in New Bedford, MA with his wife Gabriela Borges of 45 years.  Antonio last worked for Johnson & Johnson as a machinist until his retirement in 2010.

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  11. Cesar P. Bicho, 68Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 13 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Cesar P. Bicho, age 68 of New Bedford, passed away on Monday, June 12, 2017 at his home with his family by his side. He was the beloved husband of Maria A. Bicho and son of the late Maria dosAnjos and Jose Bicho.

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  12. Competition for offshore wind ramps up in MassachusettsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 11 | SouthCoastToday.com

    The state's electric utilities - National Grid, Eversource and Unitil - are slated to release by June 30 their requirements for projects seeking to develop the state's first ocean-based wind farm. That sets in motion an ambitious effort to put Massachusetts ahead of states like New York, New Jersey and Maryland also seeking to establish their presence in the nascent U.S. industry.

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  13. John Ross Laronda, 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 10 | SouthCoastToday.com

    John Ross Laronda, 28, of 600 Riverview Drive, Altavista died, as the result of a recent stroke, Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at Lynchburg General Hospital. He was born July 26, 1988 in New Bedford, MA, the loving son of John Laronda, Jr. and Tracey M. M. Therrien Laronda of East Freetown, MA.

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  14. Mary Ann Lambalot, 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 10 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Mary Ann Lambalot, 86 of New Bedford died on June 9, 2017 at home surrounded by family after a 4 month battle with pancreatic cancer. Mary Ann is survived by her husband of 61 years, Emile G. Lambalot; her six children, Ann Marie , John, Jim of Saratoga Springs, NY, Mary Jane of Westport, Joseph , and Jay ; and known as Babci to her eighteen grandchildren: Victoria, Kevin, Trevor, Dayva, Vanessa, Melissa, Jeremy, Julie, Jennifer, Derek, Devon, Dayne, Danielle, Deanne, Aubrey, Adam, Craig and Kyla, and four great-grandchildren: Henry, Ellah, Maverick and Talon.

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  15. Patricia L. Allard, 79Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 9 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Louis and Juliette Govoni, she was raised in Fairhaven and lived in Mattapoisett most of her life. Her family would like to extend special thanks to the staff of Brookdale Dartmouth Village and New England Hospice for the excellent care given to Patricia.

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  16. LifeWork is women's avenue out of povertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 8 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Five participants in a life-changing program called the LifeWork Project graduated Thursday evening, celebrating the various degrees they have achieved while learning how to lift themselves out of poverty. “Making a living wage is the objective of the program,” said Valerie Bassett, executive director of the Women's Fund which at the graduation party, attended by about 80 at the Whaling Museum.  LifeWork, a Women's Fund program, is funded by the Community Foundation of Southeastern Massachusetts in partnership with Bristol Community College.

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  17. Women's anti-poverty program cheers five new graduatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 8 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Five participants in a life-changing program called LifeWorks graduated Thursday evening, celebrating the various degrees they have achieved while learning how to lift themselves out of poverty. “Making a living wage is the objective of the program,” said Executive Director Valerie Bassett at the graduation party, attended by about 80 at the Whaling Museum.

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  18. Nelson A. Cannon, Jr., 71Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 8 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Nelson A. Cannon, Jr., 71, of New Bedford, Mass., and most recently DeLand, Fla. passed away on Saturday, March 11, 2017.

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  19. Descendants of Whaling Masters to hold 43rd annual meeting ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 8 | SouthCoastToday.com

    The keynote speaker this year will be Spinner Publications publisher Joseph Thomas. His talk will include a slide presentation about the final days of whaling and the last whaling voyage out of New Bedford.

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  20. Edna E. Perry, 99Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 7 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Edna E. Perry, 99, of Dartmouth, died Monday, June 5, 2017 at her home with her niece, Jackie by her side following a period of declining health. She was the widow of Gene Perry and daughter of the late Oscar and Mary Pacheco.

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