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  1. What can mackerel and a volcano say about climate change?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | SouthCoastToday.com

    PORTLAND, Maine - What could an Indonesian volcanic eruption, a 200-year-old climate disaster and a surge in the consumption of mackerel tell us about today's era of global warming?  A group of scientists and academics with the University of Massachusetts and other institutions made that assessment while conducting research about a long-ago calamity in New England that was caused by the eruption of Mount Tambora half a world away in 1815.  A cooled climate led to deaths of livestock and changed fish patterns in New England, leaving many people dependent on the mackerel, an edible fish that was less affected than many animals.


  2. New Bedford Cable Network Programs Receive Awards for ExcellenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    The Northeast Chapter of the Alliance for Community Media recently recognized three outstanding original programs produced and filmed by New Bedford Cable Network in 2015 at the ACM Northeast Region 2016 Video Festival in Portland, Maine. “I am pleased that the talented team at New Bedford Cable Network has received these awards in recognition of their outstanding, original programming,” said Mayor Jon Mitchell in a press release.


  3. Bruins: Florida Panthers and new coach come to the GardenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    One of the Bruins' points of emphasis for 2016-17 is re-establishing TD Garden as an unpleasant place for opponents to visit. They've made marginal improvement so far, winning six of 11 after coming out on top in only 17 of 40 games at the Garden last year.


  4. Trump, in rare admission, notes mistake on Iran videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    " Donald Trump has made a rare admission he was wrong " in claiming he saw a video of a U.S. cash payment going to Iran. On the campaign trail this week, the Republican nominee has been dramatically describing a video that he says shows the U.S. paying off Iran as part of a deal to release U.S. sailors from Iranian custody.


  5. Activist remembers visiting girl in wheelchair with Hillary ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Long-time city activist Marlene Tavares says she remembers accompanying a young woman with long hair and glasses named Hillary Rodham as she visited the home of a girl in a wheelchair in New Bedford who was not attending school. She couldn't have known that Hillary Rodham would become Hillary Clinton, the Democratic candidate for president, or that the truth of her meeting with the girl in the wheelchair would be questioned by political pundits in 2016.


  6. Blog: Scott Allen eager for another crack at NHLRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    That's why he was willing a decade later to revisit San Antonio, Texas, the most-dysfunctional scene of his lengthy coaching career, when the call came from Tom Rowe who had been appointed the team's head coach. The two relocated with the Florida Panthers' affiliation to the Portland, Maine, franchise.


  7. New Bedford airport talking with new carriers, could add flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    The city's airport is working to add new flights, potentially with destinations outside the region, as talks with several carriers are under way and airport leaders are eyeing an expansion of passenger services. “We're actually talking to quite a few air carriers who might have interest,” Erick D'Leon, manager of New Bedford Regional Airport, said Monday.


  8. Passengers on cruise ship docked in Maine may have norovirusRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    " Federal health officials said passengers aboard the first cruise ship to dock in Portland, Maine, this season may have norovirus. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said 27 percent of the passengers aboard the Balmoral, operated by the Fred Olsen Cruises, have gotten sick since the cruise began April 16. The CDC reported that 252 of the 919 passengers on the Balmoral have fallen ill, as well as eight members of the 502-member crew.


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