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  1. 'Andrews Brothers' coming to Battleship CoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Do you recall those great songs from the 1940s such as "Hold Tight," "Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy" and "On a Slow Boat to China?" Do you remember the USO Shows of World War II? Then you might consider Battleship Cove's production of "The Andrews Brothers," written and created by Roger Bean, with music and vocal arrangements by Bean, Michael Borth and John Newton. The musical is packed with 27 popular and novelty songs including "Mairzy Doates," "Rosie the Riveter" and "Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree."

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  2. William P. Matthes, III, 77Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 6 | SouthCoastToday.com

    William Peter Matthes, III died unexpectedly on June 3, 2016 at Tobey Hospital, Wareham. He was 77 years old.

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  3. Elite St. George's School school working to settle with alumni over sexual abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    An elite boarding school where dozens of alumni say they were sexually abused by staff and fellow students is negotiating possible settlements with lawyers for more than 30 of those victims, according to an email obtained by The Associated Press. Meanwhile, two former students at a prestigious Massachusetts boarding school on Monday described being sexually abused a generation ago and called for a federal investigation into sexual abuse.

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  4. Pamela Louise Lowe, 62Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Following a 3-year battle against brain cancer, Pamela Louise Lowe, 62, of New Bedford, is now at peace. She passed away on Thursday, April 21, 2016 at Mass General Hospital, surrounded by her loving family.

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  5. State considers ban on plastic shopping bagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    As municipal restrictions on the use of plastic shopping bags gain traction throughout Massachusetts, some environmentalists hope a statewide ban could soon become reality. Legislation that would phase out plastic shopping bags across the state by August 2018 was recently released from committee.

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  6. Latest attempt to sack plastic bags makes the rounds at StatehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    As municipal restrictions on the use of plastic shopping bags gain traction throughout Massachusetts, some environmentalists hope a statewide ban could soon become reality. Legislation that would phase out plastic shopping bags across the state by August 2018 was recently released from committee.

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  7. Is statewide plastic bag ban in the future for Massachusetts?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    As municipal restrictions on the use of plastic shopping bags gain traction throughout Massachusetts, some environmentalists hope a statewide ban could soon become reality. Legislation that would phase out plastic shopping bags across the state by August 2018 was recently released from committee.

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  8. Suit claims 'illegal electioneering' by Bill Clinton on Super TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    A lawsuit filed by one of Bernie Sanders' Massachusetts supporters accuses former President Clinton of holding illegal rallies on Super Tuesday and requests that all of the state's 91 pledged delegates be counted for Sanders. March 1 visits of former President Bill Clinton to polling locations in Boston and Newton, on the state's primary election day, included “illegal electioneering” that could have “reversed the verdict of the voters by handing victory” to Hillary Clinton rather than Sanders, claims the lawsuit filed Wednesday in U.S. District Court.

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  9. Suit claims 'illegal electioneering' by Bill Clinton on Super TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    A lawsuit filed by one of Bernie Sanders' Massachusetts supporters accuses former President Clinton of holding illegal rallies on Super Tuesday and requests that all of the state's 91 pledged delegates be counted for Sanders. March 1 visits of former President Bill Clinton to polling locations in Boston and Newton, on the state's primary election day, included “illegal electioneering” that could have “reversed the verdict of the voters by handing victory” to Hillary Clinton rather than Sanders, claims the lawsuit filed Wednesday in U.S. District Court.

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  10. Edward KristalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Edward Kristal, of Brooklyn, CT, formerly of Mattapoisett, MA, passed away March 28, 2016. Beloved husband of the late Doreen Kristal.

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  11. Solar proponents urge action on metering and creditsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    As lawmakers debate the future of government incentives for Massachusetts solar projects, legislative delays could cause the commonwealth to lose its place as a national leader in renewable energy production, a group of solar power proponents warned Monday. “We are waiting on the Legislature to act and are pushing them to keep in mind we're doing incredible things,” said Sean Garren, northeast manager of Vote Solar, an organization that helped produce a national solar policy guide that was released Monday. 1 comment

  12. Solar proponents urge action on metering and creditsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    As lawmakers debate the future of government incentives for Massachusetts solar projects, legislative delays could cause the commonwealth to lose its place as a national leader in renewable energy production, a group of solar power proponents warned Monday. “We are waiting on the Legislature to act and are pushing them to keep in mind we're doing incredible things,” said Sean Garren, northeast manager of Vote Solar, an organization that helped produce a national solar policy guide that was released Monday.

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  13. Your View: Consider past and future regarding sober houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Every nation in the world - and in the history of the world - has always had a two-class society: builders and wreckers. These two classes - not the levels of wealth or poverty - are all that matter in the ultimate success or failure of any nation.

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  14. Laporte named EMS Supervisor of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Fallon Ambulance Service, the region's largest independently owned ambulance service, is proud to announce that Deputy Superintendent of Field Operations, Chris Laporte of Somerset, has been selected as the recipient of the Metropolitan Boston Emergency Medical Services Council's “EMS Supervisor of the Year Award.” The award is presented to a medically trained EMS supervisor who performs meritorious service above and beyond the expectations of the profession. Laporte began his career in the emergency service industry in 2003, when he joined Fallon Ambulance as an emergency medical technician.

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  15. Your View: Sober house brings negative impactRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2015 | SouthCoastToday.com

    As many city residents are aware, Stephen Sheldon of Newton has purchased a large, lovely Victorian home at 49 Hawthorn St. in New Bedford with the intention of turning it into a sober house with at least eight unsupervised recovering addicts. It is my understanding that he intends to use a federal ruling to overide our cities' residential zoning regulations.

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  16. Sue E. Lima, 73Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2015 | SouthCoastToday.com

    A realtor and well-respected neighbor and friend, she is survived by her devoted husband of 49 years, Joseph A. Lima; her much loved children, Jason Lima and his wife Courtney of Ashland, Julie Lima of Newton, and Sarah Sykora and her husband Brian of Needham; five cherished grandchildren Ryann, Jack, and Colby Lima and Alexandra and Nate Sykora; a sister-in-law, Mary Ann Wood of Somerville; and many cousins, nieces and nephews. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Saint Patrick's Church, 44 East Central Street, Natick, on Friday, November 20th at 10:00AM.

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  17. Councilors, residents slam sober house, owner of Hawthorn Street home grilledRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Councilors and residents lambasted the developer proposing to rent a historical Hawthorn Street home as a sober house Tuesday, attacking from numerous angles and uniformly opposing the plan during a crowded committee hearing in City Hall. “I am adamant that I don't want you there – I don't want your services there,” Council President Brian K. Gomes told Stephen Sheldon, a Newton resident and real estate developer who said he operates sober houses in Worcester, Lowell and Lawrence.

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  18. An unfair system at RMV?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Neşe Lortlar-Ünlü of Newton showed up early at the Registry of Motor Vehicles Watertown branch for her 9 a.m. road test appointment on a hot Wednesday in early September. Two hours later, she still hadn't been tested.

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  19. New Bedford City Council asks to meet with owner of proposed 'sober house'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2015 | SouthCoastToday.com

    The City Council is asking for the owner of a Hawthorn Street property that neighbors fear will become a sober house to come before them and discuss his intentions. "It is just not a good fit," said Council President Brian K. Gomes at Thursday's meeting.

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  20. Hawthorn Street home under scrutiny for potential "sober house" useRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | SouthCoastToday.com

    The potential use of an historic Hawthorn Street home as a “sober house” for up to 12 people recovering from addiction has troubling implications for the residential neighborhood west of downtown, city councilors and the owner of an adjacent bed and breakfast said Wednesday. The situation is another effect of the opioid and heroin abuse epidemic that's ravaged the city, state and nation for months.

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