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  1. Sheriff to eliminate in-person visits in Dartmouth H of C, moving to video conferencingRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    DARTMOUTH - Bristol County Sheriff Thomas M. Hodgson is eliminating in-person visits to the House of Correction in favor of video conferencing, a spokesman said Friday. The video conferences will start in about a month and will be conducted from a newly remodeled trailer-style building in the visitors' parking lot near the entrance to the Dartmouth campus, said Jonathan Darling, a spokesman for Hodgson.

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  2. New Bedford's Owen Worden opens Kingfish Swim Club at UMass DartmouthRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    Ten years after he was practicing in the UMass Dartmouth pool as a member of the Bishop Stang swim team, Owen Worden stood on the same pool deck and discussed the new swim club he recently opened. “For me, this is my career,” he said.

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  3. 'Inside I am happy': 21 from 9 nations become new U.S. citizensRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    She set foot on American soil in 2001, a French-speaking, Senegalese single mother, 10-year-old daughter by her side. She had never had a formal job.

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  4. Iron Order Silent Few speaks volumes for veterans, childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    You've probably heard them riding down a nearby street. Engines growl passing by as the riders pull on the throttle.

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  5. Green energy film screening Saturday at UMass DartmouthRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    A community environmental group is hosting a screening of the film "The Future of Energy: Lateral Power to the People," followed by a speaking program starting at 12:20 p.m. Saturday at UMass Dartmouth. Presented by South Coast Neighbors United, the event will cover threats posed by climate change, including extreme weather events, rising sea levels, and high energy costs.

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  6. Officials discuss the scaffolding accident outside 50 Ellen St., New...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    Officials discuss the scaffolding accident outside 50 Ellen St., New Bedford. Cable TV wires had been wrapped around a staging pole and a garbage truck drove by and clipped the wires, causing the staging pole to bend.

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  7. Scaffolding bends in New Bedford, injury avertedRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    NEW BEDFORD - A pole supporting staging for vinyl siding work was bent Friday, but a worker on scaffolding near the top of a three-decker was not injured, fire officials said.  A contractor was completing a vinyl siding job at 50 Ellen St. off Brock Avenue on the city's peninsula about 10:30 a.m. and temporarily removed the cable TV lines from the house, said District Fire Chief James Clark. Workers wrapped them around one of the staging poles supporting the scaffolding.  An ABC garbage truck drove by and clipped the lines, causing the lines to pull and bend the staging pole, Clark said.

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  8. Frederick T. Clark, 70Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    Frederick T. “Freddie” Clark, 70, of E. Freetown passed away July 18, 2017 at St. Luke's Hospital. Mr. Clark was born in Acushnet, son of the late Alfred W. and Bertha E. Clark, and resided in E. Freetown most of his life.

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  9. Dorothy Schell, 73Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    Dorothy Schell, 73, of E. Freetown passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Tuesday, July 18, 2017. She showed incredible strength and courage throughout her battle with cancer.

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  10. Police arrest 19-year-old New Bedford man on drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SouthCoastToday.com

    Ejanie Trent Nascimento, 19, of 75 Syacamore St. Apt.2F, New Bedford, was arrested on charges of possession of cocaine with intent to distribute, carrying a weapon and a warrant arrest, police said.

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  11. Two bomb threats briefly close New Bedford City HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SouthCoastToday.com

    Two bomb threats received by City Hall in the last 24 hours caused the public municipal building to be evacuated early Friday morning, Mayor Jon Mitchell said.  "The first threats were received last night. Police were promptly notified last night and looked into it.

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  12. New Bedford Whaling Museum 'Party for the ocean' went swimminglyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SouthCoastToday.com

    Visitors celebrated the ocean and marine life Monday during the "Party for the Ocean" at the New Bedford Whaling Museum. The new film "Ocean Frontiers III: Leaders in Ocean Stewardship & the New Blue Economy" was screened throughout the day.

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  13. Prince Henry Society awards $48K in scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SouthCoastToday.com

    The New Bedford Chapter of the Prince Henry Society of Massachusetts awarded $48,000 in scholarships to area college bound students. For the 37th consecutive year, the society recently held its annual scholarship brunch at the Century House in Acushnet.  In 1980, Milton Ferreira and the late Anthony S. Catojo, Jr. and Gabriel Moura founded the Prince Henry Society, a brotherhood of business and professional men of Portuguese descent.

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  14. More than 350 turn out to honor the region's bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SouthCoastToday.com

    Among the groups filling the ballroom were men dressed in suits accented with bow ties chatting with women dressed in gowns and high heels. At the SouthCoast Media Group's inaugural 2017 Best of the Best awards show, more than 350 people from around the area showed up to find out who were the people voted as the best in the region in 123 categories.

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  15. City Council approves $1.8 million settlement of AFSCME lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SouthCoastToday.com

    With a unanimous 10-0 vote, the council approved the transfer of $1,845,942 to salary and wages for 24 departments. Councilor Debora Coelho was absent.

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  16. Fifties Night a cruisin' rock and roll downtownRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SouthCoastToday.com

    In the scorching afternoon Thursday, Jesus set up his personal headquarters at cafe table in the window of the Green Bean on Purchase Streeet where he could keep an eye on things without staying out in the heat too long. “I was going to bring my nebulizer,” said Jesus, 79. “But I didn't so I have to take it easy.” Taking it easy at times involved jumping up from the table and sprinting to the intersection where a classic car may have been going the wrong way on Union Street.

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  17. Buddy's Best Coaching Legends: No. 39 Sam Sezak had a memorable...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SouthCoastToday.com

    The first surprise came in late July of 1936 when Sezak was selected from a field of 41 candidates to become the school's physical director and head coach of all sports. The final shock came in September of 1939 when he announced his resignation.

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  18. Bay Sox: Pressure is a things of the past for Notre Dame's Nick NevilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SouthCoastToday.com

    Nick Neville, a middle infielder for the New Bedford Bay Sox, has seen that and doesn't want any part of a repeat of it. The rising sophomore at the University of Notre Dame thought he had it all in place when the spring season began.

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  19. Dartmouth's 90-plus residents prove age is no obstacle to making a differenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | SouthCoastToday.com

    Twelve of Dartmouth's oldest residents were honored for their many contributions to the community over the years during Sunday's “Wisdom of Our Elders” recognition luncheon at White's of Westport, with about 175 family members, friends and neighbors in attendance. The luncheon was the kickoff event for what is expected to be an annual recognition program for residents over the age of 90 who have “graciously given their time to the betterment of society,” the afternoon's program booklet suggested.

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  20. Katherine B. Kearley, 53Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | SouthCoastToday.com

    ASSONET – Katherine B. Kearley, 53, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, July 19, 2017. She was the wife of Christopher Kearley, and mother of Christopher R. Kearley.

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