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  1. Driver charged in Cape car crash that injured 10 New Bedford menRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | SouthCoastToday.com

    The driver of a van with 17 people on board was cited by Falmouth police for an improper left turn and failure to yield to an approaching motor vehicle in connection with a Jan. 8 crash on Route 151 that sent a dozen people to the hospital. A passenger initially claimed he was driving the van in an effort to cover for driver Juan Gutierrez, a 36-year-old resident of Providence, R.I., but the investigation revealed Gutierrez was at the wheel, according to Falmouth police Lt.

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  2. Dartmouth residents out in force for Allendale meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | SouthCoastToday.com

    About 100 community members including town officials attended the session held at the Dartmouth Middle School and while not many residents commented or asked questions, a majority raised their hands in favor of the town pursuing the land purchase when asked by Select Board member Shawn McDonald. The town could acquire a total of about 169 acres in the center of town with a price tag of $3.2 million for property assessed at about $5.8 million to keep it as a golf course operated by a private company under a lease for 10 to 15 years.

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  3. Dartmouth residents out in force for Allendale meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | SouthCoastToday.com

    About 100 community members including town officials attended the session held at the Dartmouth Middle School and while not many residents commented or asked questions, a majority raised their hands in favor of the town pursuing the land purchase when asked by Select Board member Shawn McDonald. The town could acquire a total of about 169 acres in the center of town with a price tag of $3.2 million for property assessed at about $5.8 million to keep it as a golf course operated by a private company under a lease for 10 to 15 years.

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  4. Maria E. Vitagliano, 61Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 23 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Maria was born in New Bedford, MA a daughter of the late Manuel and Evelyn Sousa. Maria devoted her life to helping others and worked as a Registered Nurse for many years.

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  5. Business Newsmaker: Jones appointed to Steamship Authority's Board of GovernorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 21 | SouthCoastToday.com

    The Steamship Authority Board of Governors welcomes Robert R. Jones as its newest member, representing the port community of Barnstable. The Barnstable Town Council appointed Jones to replace Robert O'Brien, who retired late in 2016 after serving on the board for 25 years.  Prior to his appointment to the Steamship Authority's Board of Governors, Jones served as the Barnstable representative on the Steamship Authority's Port Council from 2002-2016.  “We are pleased to welcome Bob to our board and look forward to his insight,” said Elizabeth Gladfelter, SSA Board Chair and Falmouth Representative.

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  6. Buzzards Bay Coalition offers Saturday walk at SawmillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ACUSHNET - Take a guided winter family walk in Acushnet on Jan. 14 during “Saturday at The Sawmill” with the Buzzards Bay Coalition. Discover how animals prepare for winter on a guided family walk at the sawmill at 32 Mill Road starting at 11 a.m.  During the walk, kids and families will answer questions and learn fun facts about the winter wildlife that lives along the Acushnet River. Families with children of all ages are welcome on this free walk.

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  7. Saturday's at the Sawmill opens 2017 with guided winter walkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Discover how animals prepare for winter on a guided family walk during “Saturday at The Sawmill” with the Buzzards Bay Coalition on Jan. 14 at 11 a.m. During the walk, kids and families will answer questions and learn fun facts about the winter wildlife that lives along the Acushnet River. Families with children of all ages are welcome on this free walk.

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  8. Richard H. Gilbert, 83Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Richard H. Gilbert, 83, passed away December 26, 2016 at Falmouth Hospital with his loving wife, children, family and friends at his side. He was married to Philomena Gilbert for 30 years.

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  9. 'Christmas arrived broken for ... Falmouth'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    For the families of two star high school athletes who died in a car crash last week, Christmas came broken this year following the deaths of James Lavin and Owen Higgins, both 17. But at Lavin's funeral Tuesday, those who loved him reflected on the beauty of the young man's life and the sense of community that emerged after it was cut short.  “There's a lot of silver linings in all this,” James' father Joseph said. “We all came together as a community.

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  10. Funeral set for 1 of 2 students killed in Falmouth crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Friends and family of one of the two Falmouth High School students killed in a car crash last week are saying their final goodbyes. A wake for 17-year-old James Lavin is scheduled for Monday afternoon at the Chapman Cole and Gleason funeral home in town.

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  11. One Falmouth High athlete dead, one critical after crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    FALMOUTH - One Falmouth High School student was killed and another seriously injured when their vehicle went off the road and hit a tree just before 7 p.m. Thursday after hockey practice. Police on Friday identified the deceased driver as 17-year-old James Lavin. The passenger, 17-year-old Owen Higgins, was flown to Rhode Island Hospital with life-threatening injuries.  The Falmouth community pulled together in grief. The Falmouth High class of 2017 tweeted a call for community members to gather at the high school track at 2 p.m. Friday for a vigil "to support our friends and family" and hundreds tearfully responded.

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  12. Buzzards Bay Coalition hosting 'Winter Vacation Family Explorations' seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Spend winter vacation discovering the outdoors with the family at Winter Vacation Family Explorations, a series of three free outings in Wareham hosted by the Buzzards Bay Coalition. Through fun games and hands-on activities, your whole family will learn about animals, plants, and habitats in the Buzzards Bay region in winter.

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  13. Another View: Ban or regulate pot shopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Although Massachusetts became the first East Coast state to legalize recreational marijuana in last month's election, 11 of the 15 towns in Barnstable County voted against legalization. Here's what is doesn't mean: That the 11 Cape towns must accept the statewide vote.

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  14. Police Chief: Dartmouth officer placed on administrative leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    DARTMOUTH - A Dartmouth police officer is on paid administrative leave, while the department investigates allegations he assaulted his girlfriend several times, according to police and court records. Police Chief Robert W. Szala said Monday that an officer has been placed on paid administrative leave, while the department conducts an internal affairs investigation against him.

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  15. New 'layer cake' septic systems aim to curb nitrogen, reduce algae bloomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Layer sand, sawdust and gravel, and what do you get? A "layer cake" septic system, one of a new breed of septics that could be coming to a house near you. A layered septic system, sometimes called “layer cake,” is one of several systems that reduce the amount of nitrogen from urine that gets into groundwater.

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  16. 2016 Standard-Times Field Hockey Player of the Year: Bishop Stang's Cloe HughesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    On one hand, the Bishop Stang senior was born to be a goalie. Yet on the other, it took a lot of hard work for her to secure a job in net for the Spartans, and that dedication led to a season in which she has been selected The Standard-Times Field Hockey Player of the Year.

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  17. Manatee rescued off Cape Cod swims to another unusual spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    22 because of concerns that northern waters would get too cold. 

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  18. Westport entrepreneurs picked for 'accelerator' programRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Thirteen early-stage businesses and nonprofits have been selected to participate in the Entrepreneurship for All Accelerator Program in New Bedford and Fall River. This is the third cohort to go through the program since the organization launched in September 2015.

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  19. Falmouth woman hurt in Dartmouth crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    DARTMOUTH - A 25-year-old Falmouth woman was injured on Thanksgiving night when her car rolled over on Rock-O-Dundee Road in South Dartmouth, police said. Police said Keisha Rodrigues, the driver of the 2005 Mazda 6 that was involved in the crash, was transported to Rhode Island Hospital, Providence.

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  20. To sleep, perchance to dream... about later start in Dartmouth?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    At least that's the case for teenagers, some of whom have to pry themselves out of bed well before sunrise to make it to school in the morning. Daylight Saving Time, which occurred last weekend, does not make the process any easier.  Dartmouth is exploring a potential solution: later starts for the town's high school students, who have to be in class for 7:30 a.m. It was unclear if the middle school would be a part of the conversation as well.

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