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  1. Football Roundup: Passing game helps New Bedford notch first win of the seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 4 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Quarterback Tru Williams connected with Edgar Semedo for what proved to be the game-winning touch down in overtime Friday night to help lead New Bedford to a 18-12 victory at Quincy. The win was the first of the season for the Whalers , who will play at Brookline on Friday.

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  2. Mass. ballot question spending tops $33MRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 3 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Ballot question committees have spent more than $33.4 million to try to sway Massachusetts voters ahead of the Nov. 8 election, fueled by money from a wide array of donors including venture capitalists, labor unions, oil magnates and casino moguls. The ballot questions cover topics such as the legalization of marijuana, a proposed slot machines parlor and new limits on the confinement of farm animals, but a proposal to lift the cap on charter schools has been the most expensive campaign.

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  3. Mass. ballot question spending tops $33MRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Ballot question committees have spent more than $33.4 million to try to sway Massachusetts voters ahead of the Nov. 8 election, fueled by money from a wide array of donors including venture capitalists, labor unions, oil magnates and casino moguls. The ballot questions cover topics such as the legalization of marijuana, a proposed slot machines parlor and new limits on the confinement of farm animals, but a proposal to lift the cap on charter schools has been the most expensive campaign.

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  4. Man charged with torturing puppy gets 3-5 years in New Bedford church theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    FALL RIVER - Radoslaw Czerkawski, a Polish national currently on trial for animal cruelty charges in the so-called Puppy Doe case in Quincy, was convicted Tuesday on multiple larceny by check charges in a separate New Bedford case and sentenced to three to five years in prison. Czerkawski, 35, pleaded guilty to eight counts of larceny by check over $250.

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  5. Margaret E. Malone, 68Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Margaret E. Malone, 68, of West Wareham, died Oct. 3, 2016 while surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of Daniel S. Malone and the daughter of the late Bernard “Frank” and Helen Saccoach.  She was born in Quincy and lived in Wareham since 1974.

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  6. DNA evidence questioned 'Puppy Doe' caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    DEDHAM - The lawyer for a Polish national facing animal cruelty charges in Quincy is questioning the reliability of DNA evidence linking the man to a dog known as Puppy Doe that was found near death on a Quincy Street more than three years ago. Larry Tipton, the public defender representing Radoslaw Czerkawski, 35, argued in a motion filed this summer that the DNA testing method used by a California lab to match blood stains from Czerkawski's home with samples taken from Puppy Doe is based on new science and has not had its reliability established in court.

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  7. Defense questions DNA evidence in Puppy Doe caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Prosecutors, however, argue that the that there is no significant difference between the science underlying DNA tests for dogs and DNA tests for humans, which have been accepted by courts for more than two decades.  The judge overseeing the case has not yet ruled on Tipton's request for a hearing to determine the reliability of the test.

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  8. Priscilla R. Cosgrove, 83Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Priscilla R. Cosgrove, 83, formerly of Hull passed away Friday, September 30, 2016 at Care One of Newton where she had been a resident since 2010. She was the wife of the late Robert Cosgrove.

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  9. 'Trial by fire' for New Bedford-based streaming station LIT RadioRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Frank Barros Jr. frowned Thursday when he realized the R&B that was streaming globally from LIT Radio's studio in the North End wasn't, at the moment, playing on speakers in the studio itself. But he grinned widely after some quick computer work, when the music that more than 4,000 people are hearing per month - from across SouthCoast, the Boston area, the Caribbean and beyond - turned back on in the station's renovated mill space.

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  10. URI women scientists to lead 3 Antarctica expeditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Three University of Rhode Island scientists, all women, will lead expeditions to Antarctica this academic year. The university cites their missions as the latest evidence of success in its effort “to recruit more women to science faculty positions and create a welcoming environment for them.” And for that, the school says, credit is partly due to an Advance grant from the National Science Foundation to promote hiring and retention of women in the STEM disciplines: science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

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  11. Lawsuit against trooper who shot mentally ill New Bedford man to move aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    A federal magistrate judge has recommended the dismissal of a lawsuit accusing the former head of the Massachusetts State Police of contributing to the fatal shooting of an unarmed man in Quincy by failing to better train troopers on how to interact with mentally ill people. At the same time, Magistrate Donald Cabell recommended that the wrongful death lawsuit filed by the estate of Wilfredo Justiniano, of New Bedford, go forward on two counts against Stephen V. Walker, the State Police trooper who fatally shot Justiniano after responding to a medical call on Route 28 on June 14, 2013.

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  12. Fur, Fins and Feathers: Forever Paws shelter manager dedicated to the jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Less fortunate animals living in several SouthCoast communities have a loyal supporter and friend in Casey Fredette, the shelter manager who began working in February at Forever Paws Animal Shelter in Fall River. Fredette, 33, and a native of Hingham, brings a wealth of experience to the position, including a keen understanding of shelter operations and an intimate knowledge of many animal species, a passion for advocacy and a desire to teach children to respect animals and to become responsible pet owners.

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  13. Contractors suing Marine Commerce Terminal manager for $23 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Two contractors who did harbor dredging for the Marine Commerce Terminal project are suing the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center for more than $23 million, saying the publicly funded agency significantly understated the scope of work and underwater conditions involved. “The elevation of the bedrock in certain areas…was much higher than anticipated, in some areas as much as 11 feet higher than indicated,” the lawsuit states.

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  14. John J. Coyne, 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    John J. Coyne, 88, of Westport, died Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at Philip Hulitar Inpatient Center, Providence after a long illness. He was husband of the late Joan Coyne, to whom he was married for 50 years.

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  15. Massachusetts personal care attendants applaud new contractRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Personal care attendants and the people who rely on their care are hailing a new contract with the state as a win for everyone. “They're wonderful, hardworking people that deserve to be paid for the quality job they do,” said Quincy resident Anne Johansen, who has muscular dystrophy and couldn't live in her home without the assistance personal care attendants provide.

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  16. Young adult authors to share insights in DartmouthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    As an event to support a fundraising book fair for the Ambassadors Club of New Bedford High School, Barnes & Noble in Dartmouth invites the community to meet a panel of four mystery writers for teens who will discuss their mysteries, and the challenges and rewards of writing. The Ambassadors Club is a group of students who want to spread their love of reading and literacy to their younger fellow students, the children in New Bedford elementary schools.

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  17. Suzette Standring: A Jewish temple risesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    At Congregation Beth Shalom of the Blue Hills I sit by the gallery's fireplace with Lila Rosenbaum, 86. Sunshine warms our backs from the wall-high windows and she speaks of finally “having a home.” The 9,500 square foot temple is tucked to the side of an open field by a stand of old growth trees and built on 1.9 acres of land donated by members Marvin and Andrea Gordon. His grandparents, Samuel and Bertha Shoolman, were the first Jewish residents of Milton, Massachusetts, and operated a kosher dairy farm in 1920s.

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  18. Suzette Standring: A Jewish temple risesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    At Congregation Beth Shalom of the Blue Hills I sit by the gallery's fireplace with Lila Rosenbaum, 86. Sunshine warms our backs from the wall-high windows and she speaks of finally “having a home.” The 9,500 square foot temple is tucked to the side of an open field by a stand of old growth trees and built on 1.9 acres of land donated by members Marvin and Andrea Gordon. His grandparents, Samuel and Bertha Shoolman, were the first Jewish residents of Milton, Massachusetts and operated a kosher dairy farm in 1920s.

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  19. Sherrard MacDonald, 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Sherrard "Sherry" MacDonald, age 88 years, of Plymouth, went to Heaven to join her high school sweetheart, Norman L. MacDonald on Tuesday, April 12, 2016, at Brookdale Assisted Living, Plymouth with her daughter Laura by her side. Sherry was born in Arlington and raised in South Weymouth where she graduated from Weymouth High School, Class of 1945.

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  20. Mark Wahlberg in Quincy for 'Patriots Day' filmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Mark Wahlberg is expected to be back in Quincy Wednesday as filming continues on a movie about the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. Wahlberg, a Dorchester native, and actor John Goodman were spotted in Quincy on Tuesday as a film crew for “Patriots Day” worked at a home on Pontiac Road in the Merrymount neighborhood.

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