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  1. Jose moving farther away from SouthCoastRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    Hurricane Jose is taking a track farther southeast of New England which means the SouthCoast is no longer under a tropical storm warning. But that doesn't mean the region won't continue to see stormy conditions and high surf, according to the National Weather Service in Taunton.

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  2. MassDOT backs new train station in Middleboro for South Coast RailRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    A new train station at Pilgrim Junction in Middleboro is the best option for Phase 1 of South Coast Rail, the Massachusetts Department of Transportation said in a written announcement Monday. Middleboro and Lakeville officials blasted the idea of ending regular commuter service at the existing Middleboro/Lakeville station and building a new station half a mile up Route 105.

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  3. Jose on its way; system expected to drop 3-5 inches of rain with gusts of 30 to 50 mphRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SouthCoastToday.com

    SouthCoast residents are battening down for tropical storm force winds gusting 30 to 50 mph and rainfall of 3 to 5 inches Tuesday night into Wednesday, as Hurricane Jose continues its march up the East Coast. The National Hurricane Center said at 8 p.m. Monday that the center of Jose was about 445 miles south of Nantucket and the storm was almost stationary.

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  4. Boston man charged with murder of Taunton man on ExpresswayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | SouthCoastToday.com

    BOSTON – A 30-year-old Boston man has now been charged with two counts of murder, including the death of a Taunton man who was shot while riding his motorcycle, officials said. Lance Holloman is charged with murder, armed assault with intent to murder and other offenses in the fatal shooting of 32-year-old Scott Stevens Jr. of Taunton on Sunday.

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  5. Harbor master honored for heroicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | SouthCoastToday.com

    As an assistant harbor master for the town from 1991 to 2007 and as Somerset's harbor master for the last 10 years, Robert “Buster” Ganem has patrolled the waters in the Taunton River, making sure people have the proper safety equipment in their boats and to assist if boaters have trouble with their boats, as he tries to keep the waters safe for people. But on Aug. 26, Ganem may have experienced his most heroic moment on the water for the town, as he is being credited by some with saving the life of a boater whose boat flipped over in the river during a high speed race.

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  6. Blanche E. Spaulding, 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Blanche Elizabeth Spaulding, aged 88, lifelong resident of Middleboro, MA passed away peacefully on September 6th, 2017 in Taunton, MA. Born in Middleboro on April 2nd, 1929 to Alice Lenora Gale and Warren E. Perry, Blanche was a longtime member of the "Grange," and spent many years working at the “Ben Howes Chicken House” in Middleboro.

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  7. Football: Taunton roars in 25-15 win over New BedfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | SouthCoastToday.com

    TAUNTON – The New Bedford High football team was burned on two short kickoffs that led to two touchdowns for Taunton High in a 25-15 non-league victory Friday night. However, after spotting the Tigers a 25-0 halftime lead, the Whalers played a very competitive second half, scoring twice to make the final score respectable.

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  8. Taunton man charged with attempted murder in Raynham workplace stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | SouthCoastToday.com

    A Taunton man who police say used a box cutter to slash the throat and chest of his boss in Raynham on Friday morning was ordered held without bail at his arraignment in Taunton District Court. Jean Mattis, 37, 111 Crane Ave. South, kept his eyes tightly closed during most of his arraignment late Friday afternoon in front of Justice Kevan Cunningham.

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  9. 'Don't Dress for Dinner' opening ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 7 | SouthCoastToday.com

    The cast and crew includes: Peter Ashworth, Lee Bonia and Rose Racine of New Bedford, Linda Costa of Fairhaven, Kelly Morrell of Somerset and John Sheppard of Taunton. Costume and set design are by Mark P. Fuller, Lighting design by Lawrence R. Houbre, Jr, both of New Bedford, sound design by William Smith of Dartmouth with Mellanie Crowther of Fairhaven as Stage Manager.

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  10. High School Roundup: Rylie Carreau weighs in for Spartans in win over Lady BearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 5 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Rylie Carreau spent countless hours in the weight room this summer and her hard work paid off Tuesday afternoon as she powered the Bishop Stang girls soccer team to an 8-4 season-opening win over GNB Voc-Tech. “The kid is a monster,” said Bishop Stang coach Bob Shields.

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  11. Your Theatre opens 71st season with comedy 'Don't Dress for Dinner'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 5 | SouthCoastToday.com

    "Don't Dress for Dinner," a comedy by Marc Camoletti and directed by Suzanne J. Houbre of New Bedford, will open Thursday, Sept. 7, and run through Sunday, Sept.

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  12. Edward W. Reynolds IV, 37Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 4 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Born in New Bedford, he lived most of his life in East Freetown. He was the son of Edward William Reynolds Jr. and Anne Reynolds.

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  13. Franziska Rose, 87Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 31 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Franziska Rose, 87, of Dartmouth died Wednesday August 30, 2017 at St. Luke's Hospital after a long illness. She was the wife of the late Leonard F. Rose.

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  14. Curtain to rise on 'Don't Dress for Dinner' next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 31 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Marc Camoletti's hit comedy Don't Dress for Dinner, Your Theatre, Inc.'s 71st season opener, is scheduled for an eight-performance run opening on Sept. 7. Directed by Your Theatre's Suzanne J. Houbre, of New Bedford, the play runs Wednesdays through Saturdays Sept.

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  15. Police: Man charged in rollover with New Bedford woman, childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 23 | SouthCoastToday.com

    A Taunton man faces charges in a single-vehicle rollover involving a New Bedford woman and two children, police said. At 8 p.m. Tuesday, Wareham police, EMS and fire personnel found a vehicle overturned on its hood near 426 Main St., which is north of the CVS Plaza.

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  16. Middleboro Cobras suffer 34-27 loss to Boston Panthers, falling to 3-3 on the seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 23 | SouthCoastToday.com

    The Cobras couldn't overcome a bevy of defensive mistakes and allowed the Boston Panthers, who own the second worst record in the Eastern Football League, to march into Battis Field and steal a 34-27 victory to send Middleboro tumbling to 3-3. “It was just a gross game,” said Cobras head coach AJ Grant, as Middleboro now prepares for the undefeated Taunton Gladiators Friday night at 8 p.m. at Taunton High School.

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  17. Middleboro business teams up with Taunton restaurant for recipe contentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 23 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Wood Palace Kitchens is holding a recipe contest, and the winning recipe will be prepared at their showroom, located at 7 Mill St. in Middleboro, by the chef from La Familia Restaurant in Taunton. “We're all about education,” said Joe Zinni, marketing director at Wood Palace Kitchens, ticking off a number of events that they host during the course of the year, from monthly cooking demos to international nights to hosting students from Bristol Plymouth and Old Colony.

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  18. Buddy's Best Coaching Legends: No. 6 Carlin Lynch followed his heart...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 22 | SouthCoastToday.com

    He may have had a future in Major League baseball if a shoulder injury hadn't forced him in another direction. And, when opportunity knocked with an invitation to play professional football, he wouldn't even open the door.

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  19. BCC 'Casino lab,' first of its kind in Massachusetts, officially opens in TauntonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | SouthCoastToday.com

    TAUNTON - They call it a casino lab: a room with a wildly colorful carpet and low, indirect lighting with spotlights on the four felt-topped blackjack tables, two poker tables, custom chips, craps table, and roulette wheel. The room is the pride and joy of Bristol Community College's CATCH Institute and is the first and only school in the state to win the Gaming Commission's Gaming School Certificate.

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  20. Dartmouth police arrest 3 for November robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Robert Perard, 38, of 356 Neponset St. Apt E, Canton, is charged with robbery, firearm-armed and masked assault and battery, witness intimidate and conspiracy. Felicia President, 30, of 33 Beeden Road, Wesport, is charged with robbery, firearm-armed and masked and conspiracy.

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