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  1. Significance of treasured painting endures for Worcester CatholicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Church in Worcester was destroyed in a late-night fire that razed the entire block along Park Street, now Franklin Street, across from City Hall. Priests rescued the sacred host from the flames - and also a painting of the Crucifixion that had hung in the church since its founding in 1869.

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  2. The Latest: Video that shows cops pummeling man 'disturbing'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | SouthCoastToday.com

    " The Latest on a high-speed police pursuit from Massachusetts to New Hampshire caught on video that showed police pummeling a suspect who looked to be surrendering : The New Hampshire attorney general's office is investigating the use of force by police after video surfaced of officers pummeling a man who led them on a chase. Assistant Attorney General Jeffery Strelzin told WCVB-TV on Wednesday night that the video is "disturbing," but authorities aren't jumping to conclusions and need to find out exactly what happened.

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  3. Officials demand investigation into police pursuit arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | SouthCoastToday.com

    " New Hampshire's governor is calling for a full investigation into the use of force by police after video surfaced of officers appearing to pummel a suspect who had led them on a high-speed chase from Massachusetts to New Hampshire. News helicopter video of the police pursuit Wednesday showed Richard Simone, of Worcester, Massachusetts, stepping slowly out of his truck, kneeling and putting his hands on the ground before several officers rushed him.

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  4. Video: Police pummel driver after 2-state high-speed pursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | SouthCoastToday.com

    " Helicopter video of a high-speed police pursuit from Massachusetts to New Hampshire shows a driver stepping slowly out of his truck, kneeling and putting his hands on the ground before several officers rush him and start pummeling him. The driver was taken into custody by local police on Wednesday, but Massachusetts state police, who were involved in the pursuit, said they'll review whether the force used was appropriate.

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  5. Deacon Marcel G. Morency, 96Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Deacon Marcel George Morency, 96, of New Bedford passed away peacefully on Monday, May 9, 2016 at Sacred Heart Home. Marcel graduated from St. Anthony and St. Joseph's Schools in New Bedford.

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  6. Townsend man badly injured by pig is expected to surviveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | SouthCoastToday.com

    A man who was seriously injured by a pig on his family farm Tuesday evening has improved to stable condition and is expected to survive, Police Chief Robert M. Eaton Jr. said. The pig will be euthanized and tested for rabies.

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  7. Your View: Nurses union benefits patients, quality of careRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    When I became a nurse in 1994, I was honored to become part of the most respected profession in our country. I wanted to be at the bedside, caring for sick patients and delivering the highest quality of care possible.

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  8. Robert G. Lapointe, 78Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Robert G. Lapointe, 78, of Fairhaven, formerly of New Bedford, passed away Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at the Sacred Heart Home in New Bedford after a brief illness. Born in New Bedford, the son of the late Joseph and Yvonne Lapointe, he lived most of his life in the city.

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  9. NCC's Patty Kogut ready for Camino de Santiago in SpainRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Pilgrims have been walking the Camino de Santiago in Europe for centuries. There are many paths to follow to the magnificent Santiago de Copostela and the tomb of St. James, with most of the walking through the landscape of Spain.

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  10. ORR 7th-grader to take part in Geo BeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Emma Williamson, an Old Rochester Regional Junior High School seventh-grader, is one of 100 students across the state who qualified for the Massachusetts State Geographic Bee and will compete for the state championship. Emma, a Marion resident, won her class geography competition in her social studies class and then went on to best students in the other grades.

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  11. Rafael returns to work at Carlos Seafood on New Bedford's waterfrontRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Local fishing magnate Carlos Rafael, arrested a week ago on federal conspiracy and falsification charges then released from custody Wednesday on a $1 million bond, gave a simple statement Thursday when he returned a phone call. Rafael, his gravelly voice distinctive over the phone, declined to comment further - neither about the pending case nor about the highly valuable fishing permits and quotas he holds.

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  12. Carlos Rafael released on $1M bond, puts home and business up for collateralRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    New Bedford fishing magnate Carlos Rafael will be allowed to return to his Dartmouth home under strict bond conditions and to continue working while facing federal conspiracy and falsification charges, a judge ruled Wednesday. Rafael and his wife agreed to place their home on Tucker Road in North Dartmouth and the Carlos Seafood building, on South Front Street in New Bedford, as collateral for the $1 million bond.

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  13. National STEM competition being started at SBRHSRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Teacher Joseph Ramos is organizing a national science, technology, engineering and mathematics competition that will be held at Somerset Berkley Regional High School next year. What is being called the United States Super Stem Competition will have 15 divisions for students from middle schools, high schools and colleges across the country to compete in next spring.

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  14. David J. Marsh, 60Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    David J. Marsh, 60, of New Bedford, passed away Saturday, January 30, 2016 at the UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester after a long illness. He was the longtime life partner of Irene Nevins of New Bedford.

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  15. Local students earn honors in collegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Two local students were named to the Framingham State University dean's list or the president's list for the fall 2015 semester. Shae Riley of Fairhaven was named to the dean's list and Michelle Westgate of Fairhaven was placed on the president's list.

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  16. Lethargic 1-year-old was given Narcan in Worcester apartment where toddler diedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    WORCESTER – Police had to use Narcan on an ailing toddler this month during a medical call at the same home where a 2-year-old girl died in September. A search warrant for 4 Wellington St., Apt.

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  17. Potential "sober house" would be for men long into recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | SouthCoastToday.com

    The potential sober house proposed for the corner of Irving and Hawthorn streets would be an "un-managed", peer-supported home styled after the Oxford House model for men who are 18 months to three years in recovery. While some who work in substance abuse say managed homes are most successful, Stephen Sheldon, who wants to open a home for at least eight men at 49 Hawthorn St. insists his house will be appropriate for people later in recovery.

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  18. Republican voters on Trump: no compassion, no problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | SouthCoastToday.com

    " Republican voters don't think Donald Trump is likable. They don't think he's compassionate.

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  19. Police: Santeria priest raided cemetery, took remains of 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | SouthCoastToday.com

    " A man described by police as a Santeria priest raided a cemetery and took the remains of five people for use in religious ceremonies, authorities said. Amador Medina, 32, was scheduled to be arraigned Monday in Hartford on a charge of being a fugitive from justice from Worcester, Massachusetts, where authorities allege he stole the remains two months ago from a family mausoleum that dates to 1903.

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  20. Early voting coming in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | SouthCoastToday.com

    When Massachusetts voters head to the polls next November, they'll be able to cast their ballots more than two weeks ahead of Election Day. “Every year we hear of people missing voting because their employers don't necessarily give them the day off, or because they may have irregular work schedules, or because they have a family to care for,” said Cheryl Clyburn Crawford, executive director of nonprofit MassVOTE.

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