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  1. Albert E. Comeau, 83Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 9 |

    Albert E. “Al” Comeau, 83, of East Freetown passed away Friday, September 7, 2018 at St. Luke's Hospital in New Bedford after a period of declining health. He was the devoted husband of 57 years to Mary E. Comeau.


  2. Robert J. Tisdelle, 75Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2018 |

    Robert J. "Bobby T." Tisdelle, 75, of Acushnet, passed away peacefully at his home with his loving family at his side, on Friday evening August 17, 2018. He was the beloved husband of Dianne R. Tisdelle.


  3. What you need to know about the upcoming primary electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2018 |

    The last day to register to vote in the primary or change your party affiliation for the primary is Aug. 15. Absentee ballots are available during normal business hours at clerk's offices across SouthCoast to those who qualify. Residents eligible for an absentee ballot application include following: Those who will be absent from their city or town during the voting hours of 7 a.m. and 8 p.m. the day of the election.


  4. Third-graders become Freetown selectmen for a nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2018 |

    FREETOWN - In a sweet gesture, the winners of an end-of-year essay contest at Freetown Elementary School became honorary selectmen at Monday's meeting. Third-graders Michael Demoranville, Sidney Levitre, Tayla Levaque and Daniel Campos received awards of recognition by the Board of Selectmen for being contest winners.


  5. Freetown boy's T-shirt has winning messageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 |

    Wearing a bright blue shirt bearing his design, Blake Deneault explained what inspired the drawing that's featured on Freetown's July 4th celebration fundraising T-shirt. “I have Type 1 Diabetes.


  6. Freetown voters say no to Chace Road waterline projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2018 |

    FREETOWN - With a decision to abstain from public discussion and a count of 380-1, residents overwhelmingly voted no on the controversial waterline proposed for Chace Road. The annual Town Meeting, which had been postponed from the previous night due to exceeding capacity limits at Freetown Elementary School auditorium, was relocated Tuesday night to Apponequet High School.


  7. Budget, controversial waterline highlight Town Meeting for FreetownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2018 |

    FREETOWN – The upcoming annual and special town meetings will be at 7 p.m. Monday at the Freetown Elementary School auditorium. Special Town Meeting: The night will begin with the Special Town Meeting containing articles related to acquiring land on Beechwood Road for conservation purposes, transferring unused funds to the Capital Stabilization Account, and updating provisions to the other post-employment liability trust fund .


  8. Skepticism defined public talks about Freetown waterlineRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 |

    FREETOWN – The town hosted the first of two informational sessions this week on the much-discussed proposal to install a miles' long waterline along Chace Road. Board of Selectmen Chair Lisa Pacheco, along with Town Administrator David DeManche and Engineering Consultant from Environmental Partners Group Ryan Trahan moderated the discussion Tuesday at the Council on Aging in front of a packed room of residents, most of whom reside on the busy Chace Road.


  9. Freetown to talk about contentious Chace Road planRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2018 |

    FREETOWN - Residents are invited to two meetings to discuss what has turned out to be a controversial water line project. The proposed project calls for installing a water line along Chace Road.


  10. Gabriel De Melo, 66Read the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2018 |

    Gabriel De Melo, 66, of Acushnet, passed away on Monday, April 30, 2018 at St. Luke's Hospital. He was the beloved husband of Alice De Melo with whom he shared 43 years of marriage.


  11. Freetown selectmen revoke Excel Recycling licenseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2018 |

    FREETOWN - It was a moment of stunned silence from both sides of the fight as the Board of Selectmen handed down its decision: Excel Recycling's town license to operate is revoked. “Justice has been done.


  12. Freetown allows Excel Recycling extra time to install sound barrierRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 |

    Selectmen on Tuesday passed a motion to allow Excel Recycling LLC extra operating hours over the next two weeks to allow it time to install a new soundproof panel enclosure for the industrial shredder. It will be granted two shifts during this time.


  13. Ernest Girouard, 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 |

    Ernest Girouard, age 86, passed away Sunday, March 4, 2018 at Brandon Woods of New Bedford. He was the loving husband of Doris E. Girouard to whom he was married for 64 years.


  14. LETTER: Freetown Wednesday meeting will decide on building water lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2018 |

    At a Special Town Meeting at 7 p.m. next Wednesday, March 14, at the Freetown Elementary School, the Board of Selectmen are requesting authority "to raise and appropriate, transfer from available funds, or borrow a sum of money for the construction and installation of a water line to service the town's current police station, elementary school, and any other current and future municipal buildings, and any abutting properties..." The existing facilities are currently serviced by wells that are adequate for their purposes, but which require maintenance and testing as most wells do. There is a proposal to build a new police station, which would be serviced by the new water line.


  15. Freetown selectmen set new speed restrictions for South Main StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 |

    FREETOWN - The Board of Selectmen on Tuesday signed and adopted a special speed zone, administered by the Massachusetts Department of Transportation, for South Main Street. Beginning at the Fall River/Freetown town line and ending at State Highway – 0.32 miles at 30 mph.


  16. Freetown selectmen set March 24 marijuana voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 |

    FREETOWN - A Special Town Election regarding the prohibition of recreational marijuana sales will be held on Saturday, March 24, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Freetown Elementary School Gymnasium. Going back to last year's Oct. 23 Town Warrant, the ballot question will be one yes/no article indicating whether the allowed number of retail dispensary licenses will be 20 percent of the total liquor store licenses, or if it will be 0 percent within town limits.


  17. Madeline Fermino Jacob, 98Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 |

    Born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Joseph and Anna Ramos, she lived in Freetown and New Bedford for most of her life. Mrs. Jacob was formerly employed by the Sippican Corporation as an electronic tester until her retirement.


  18. Albert Audet, 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2017 |

    Albert Audet, 88, of E. Freetown passed away Tuesday, December 19, 2017 in St. Luke's Hospital after a brief illness and three days shy of his 89th birthday. He was the husband of the late Lucille Audet.


  19. Marijuana sales in limbo as Freetown Selectmen delay scheduling public voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 |

    FREETOWN – Selectmen scheduled the town election for April 2 at Freetown Elementary School. Noticeably absent from the ballot is a public vote on whether to prohibit recreational sales of marijuana within town limits.


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