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The Brockton Enterprise
Bridgewater man faces drugged driving charge in New BedfordBy Curt Brown, New Bedford Standard Times NEW BEDFORD – A Bridgewater man face
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 7 hours ago
By Curt Brown, New Bedford Standard Times NEW BEDFORD – A Bridgewater man faces charges of operating under the influence of drugs, police said. Officers responded to Ellen and Cleveland streets in the city’s South End about 5:40 p.m. Sunday on a... Read more
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The Herald News
Westport woman takes first place in EforAll pitch contestSteve Urbon The Standard-Times NEW BEDFORD — Shine, an organization created by
The Herald News / Posted 7 hours ago
Steve Urbon The Standard-Times NEW BEDFORD — Shine, an organization created by a Westport woman who has a second home in the African nation of Gambia, won first place in the latest pitch contest sponsored by EforAll, the Lowell-based group that... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
33 arrested following protests in Boston ‘free speech’ rallysome heated exchanges and differing viewpoints of the thousands in attendance,
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
some heated exchanges and differing viewpoints of the thousands in attendance, only 33 arrests were made. New Bedford resident Cassondra Gendron told 22News, “40,000 people. That means it’s .07% of that entire group that got... Read more
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The Herald News
Overdose Awareness Day remembrance vigil slated for Aug. 31 in Fall Riveras will a local pastor and Carl Alves, the executive director of Positive Actio
The Herald News / Posted yesterday
as will a local pastor and Carl Alves, the executive director of Positive Action Against Chemical Addiction, Inc., in New Bedford. Godwin said remembrance, hope and community action will be the evening’s main themes. “We feel that the stigma... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Second year in a row no sales tax holiday in Massachusettshave been coming in below projections, forcing us to do additional cuts to the
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
have been coming in below projections, forcing us to do additional cuts to the state budget,” State Rep. Antonio Cabral (D-New Bedford) told 22News. Massachusetts retailers are pushing to allow voters to decide if the state should have a permanent... Read more
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Boston Globe
Man fatally shot on New Bedford street in predawn hoursA 33-year-old man was shot dead on a New Bedford street early Thursday morning,
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
A 33-year-old man was shot dead on a New Bedford street early Thursday morning, and police are searching for the triggerman, Bristol District Attorney Thomas M. Quinn III’s office said. Police were alerted to shots fired near 1669 Acushnet Ave.... Read more
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Boston Globe
Alleged member of Latin Kings pleads guilty to dealing crack in New BedfordAn alleged member of the Latin Kings street gang pleaded guilty in federal cour
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
An alleged member of the Latin Kings street gang pleaded guilty in federal court Wednesday to dealing crack cocaine in New Bedford, prosecutors said. During a long-term investigation into drug trafficking on the state’s South Coast, Virgilio Adorno,... Read more
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Boston Globe
blotterwas face down in the water, floating,” Pittman said. ■ FUEL SPILL The Coast Gu
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
was face down in the water, floating,” Pittman said. ■ FUEL SPILL The Coast Guard oversaw the cleanup of an oil spill in New Bedford Harbor after a fishing vessel sank early Wednesday morning, the Coast Guard said. The 62-foot Challenge sank... Read more
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The Herald News
Westport beach-goers make the most of oceanless dayAnother fellow sat calmly in a bright orange chair, reading a newspaper. “I do
The Herald News / Posted 5 days ago
Another fellow sat calmly in a bright orange chair, reading a newspaper. “I don’t swim anyway,” said Teresa D’Avilla, 23, New Bedford. “I just come to tan.” D’Avilla admitted that she cannot swim. “I’ll go in a little,” she said. “But I’m not... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Many lawmakers warchests in the red a year out from electionsdo your job as a legislator as well." It should come as no surprise to follower
Lowell Sun / Posted 5 days ago
do your job as a legislator as well." It should come as no surprise to followers of such things that Sen. Mark Montigny, of New Bedford, has the most robust campaign account on Beacon Hill with $932,988 in the bank, despite raising just $500 this... Read more
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Boston Globe
Coast Guard overseeing oil spill cleanup in New Bedford HarborThe Coast Guard is overseeing the cleanup of an oil spill in New Bedford Harbor
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
The Coast Guard is overseeing the cleanup of an oil spill in New Bedford Harbor after a fishing vessel sank early Wednesday morning and started to leak fuel, the Coast Guard said. The 62-foot Challenge sunk at approximately 3:50 a.m. at a pier off... Read more
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The Herald News
Gerry Kavanaugh leaving post at UMass Dartmouthnew job on the South Shore, he will be able to stay on a number of boards to wh
The Herald News / Posted 5 days ago
new job on the South Shore, he will be able to stay on a number of boards to which he belongs. They include the Greater New Bedford Community Health Center, the NAACP, the Community Foundation of Southeastern Massachusetts, the YMCA, the... Read more
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The Herald News
HERREN SHOOTOUT: Some serious hoops, at Boys and Girls Club, this weekendat 8 p.m. Herern said the DC Devils feature some very talented prep school play
The Herald News / Posted 5 days ago
at 8 p.m. Herern said the DC Devils feature some very talented prep school players. Durfee also plays twice, against New Bedford on Friday at 7 p.m. and against Tiverton on Saturday at 6 p.m. Throughout the tournament, Herren noted,... Read more
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The Herald News
Alleged assault leads to arrest of Fall River, New Bedford menattempted armed robbery this past weekend on the 300 block of Lindsey Street.
The Herald News / Posted 6 days ago
attempted armed robbery this past weekend on the 300 block of Lindsey Street. Cody Camara, 24, of 1008 Mount Pleasant St., New Bedford, and Russell G. Gosselin, Jr., 29, of 762 Prospect St., Fall River, were each arraigned Monday in Fall River... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Westport Transitions: Ulta BeautyPost Road East in Westport. Last spring, Anthropologie replaced the store with
Darien News-Review / Posted 6 days ago
Post Road East in Westport. Last spring, Anthropologie replaced the store with an expanded Anthropologie & Co. store in the new Bedford Square development in downtown Westport. Ulta Beauty will share the building with Parc Monceau, an independent... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Westport Transitions: Ulta BeautyRoad East in posh Westport. Last spring, Anthropologie replaced the store with
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
Road East in posh Westport. Last spring, Anthropologie replaced the store with an expanded Anthropologie & Co. store in the new Bedford Square development in downtown Westport. Ulta Beauty will share the building with Parc Monceau, an independent... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Westport Transitions: Ulta BeautyRoad East in posh Westport. Last spring, Anthropologie replaced the store with
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
Road East in posh Westport. Last spring, Anthropologie replaced the store with an expanded Anthropologie & Co. store in the new Bedford Square development in downtown Westport. Ulta Beauty will share the building with Parc Monceau, an independent... Read more
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Philboxing
Regional media tour kicks off Monday as CES boxing winds down summer schedule with two huge events"Sandman" Scott Pemberton, in a four-round bout against Nathan Schulte (0-2) of
Philboxing / Posted 7 days ago
"Sandman" Scott Pemberton, in a four-round bout against Nathan Schulte (0-2) of Woburn, Mass. Fighting on Sept. 16th, New Bedford, Mass., vet Ray Oliveira Jr. (7-1, 1 KO) faces Meriden, Conn., native David Wilson (5-1-1, 1 KO), plus undefeated... Read more
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Philboxing
Connecticut Boxing Hall of Fame Class of 2017 Announcedof Fame. Hugh Devlin, Sr. (22-13) made his professional boxing debut in 1927 a
Philboxing / Posted 7 days ago
of Fame. Hugh Devlin, Sr. (22-13) made his professional boxing debut in 1927 at the age of 18, stopping Johnny Lorenzo in New Bedford, Mass. He developed into one of New England's top featherweights, fighting across Connecticut in New Haven, West... Read more
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The Herald News
Swansea man causes accident after driving wrong way on 195in the eastbound lanes, in a 2011 Toyota Camry, police said. The vehicle conti
The Herald News / Posted 7 days ago
in the eastbound lanes, in a 2011 Toyota Camry, police said. The vehicle continued into Fairhaven and a 28-year-old New Bedford woman, traveling eastbound in a 2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser, drove off the left side of the roadway into the median... Read more
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Boston Globe
Wrong-way driver in Fairhaven causes accident, police sayside of the highway around 3:20 p.m. in Mattapoisett, according to a press rele
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
side of the highway around 3:20 p.m. in Mattapoisett, according to a press release. A short time later, a 28-year-old New Bedford woman driving east encountered the vehicle and drove into the median to avoid a collision, subsequently hitting a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Charter school proposals would add nearly 5,400 seatsMassachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education has received pro
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education has received proposals for new schools in Lynn, Haverhill, New Bedford, and Lawrence. The state’s existing 78 charter schools serve more than 42,000 students — 4.5 percent of all the... Read more
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The Herald News
Taunton woman splits $1 million lottery prize with co-workersShe chose the cash option on her prize and received a one-time payment of $430,
The Herald News / Posted 9 days ago
She chose the cash option on her prize and received a one-time payment of $430,000 after taxes. The winning ticket was purchased at the lottery's New Bedford office. The odds against winning a $1 million jackpot in the $10 game are 2.1 million to... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Taunton woman splits $1 million lottery prize with co-workersShe chose the cash option on her prize and received a one-time payment of $430,
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 9 days ago
She chose the cash option on her prize and received a one-time payment of $430,000 after taxes. The winning ticket was purchased at the lottery's New Bedford office. The odds against winning a $1 million jackpot in the $10 game are 2.1 million to... Read more
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Boston Globe
What price affordable? Luxury apartments at mid-market rents — sort ofMedical Center, a walk or quick Orange Line ride from The Beverly. The 45-year-
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
Medical Center, a walk or quick Orange Line ride from The Beverly. The 45-year-old said he has friends moving to Brockton, New Bedford, even Rhode Island for cheaper housing. “Boston right now is crazy when it comes to rents,” he said. “In 10... Read more
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The Herald News
Advocacy Center offers help and hope in Bristol Countybetween 14 to 17 years old. Most of the victims are girls who tend to be from t
The Herald News / Posted 10 days ago
between 14 to 17 years old. Most of the victims are girls who tend to be from the urban centers in Bristol County, such as New Bedford, Fall River and Taunton, though cases have also been reported from the suburbs. Loranger said victims have been... Read more
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The Herald News
Fall River Market Basket hiring 400 workers, opening in early fallput the hiring trailer on the site,” McLean said. “We had hundreds of job appli
The Herald News / Posted 10 days ago
put the hiring trailer on the site,” McLean said. “We had hundreds of job applications turned in to us through our New Bedford store and our Attleboro store. We’ve begun reaching out to those people.” Anyone interested in work at Market... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Fairs and Festivals in eastern Mass.fun this summer. Check back for updates. Weekend of Aug. 10-13 AHA! PRESENTS
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 10 days ago
fun this summer. Check back for updates. Weekend of Aug. 10-13 AHA! PRESENTS “JAMMIN’ IN THE STREETS” — 33 William St., New Bedford, on Aug. 10, 5-9 p.m. We celebrate the sounds of summer and our bustling downtown. Find out why New Bedford is... Read more
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The Herald News
Charter school proposals would add nearly 5,400 seatsDepartment of Elementary and Secondary Education said Thursday it received prop
The Herald News / Posted 11 days ago
Department of Elementary and Secondary Education said Thursday it received proposals for new schools in Lynn, Haverhill, New Bedford and Lawrence. The state's existing 78 charter schools serve more than 42,000 students — 4.5 percent of all the... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Yard sale scheduled for Saturdaytreasure will take place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday along state Route 208 t
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 11 days ago
treasure will take place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday along state Route 208 through Volant, New Wilmington, Pulaski and New Bedford, Pa. The event is sponsored by Volant Mills in observance of National Yard Sale Day. Residents, churches and... Read more
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The Herald News
Local Patriots fans expecting more of the same winning ways this yearin the Pro Bowl. And, of course, Tom Brady and his five Super Bowl rings will
The Herald News / Posted 12 days ago
in the Pro Bowl. And, of course, Tom Brady and his five Super Bowl rings will be back under center guiding the New England offense. That’s all some fans need to hear. “As long as Brady’s there, we’re going to win,” Laura Botelho of New Bedford sa... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Composer David Maslanka dies in Montana home at age 73still hear familiar tunes, and familiar harmonies. And he just had that as part
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 12 days ago
still hear familiar tunes, and familiar harmonies. And he just had that as part of his composition." Maslanka was born in New Bedford, Massachusetts, in 1943. He studied at the Oberlin College and Conservatory, Michigan State University and... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Mom charged with endangering her 1-old son in Quincyfrom muscular dystrophy, alone with his grandparents for seven hours to get hig
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 12 days ago
from muscular dystrophy, alone with his grandparents for seven hours to get high. Faith Tibets, 33, of 159 Rockland St., New Bedford pleaded not guilty to charges if reckless endangerment of a child, possession of Class B and C drugs, larceny... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Composer David Maslanka dies in Montana home at age 73ensemble. His works have been included in more than 50 recordings and performe
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 12 days ago
ensemble. His works have been included in more than 50 recordings and performed around the world. Maslanka was born in New Bedford, Massachusetts, in 1943. He moved to Montana to compose music full time in 1990. Copyright 2017 The Associated... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Composer David Maslanka dies in Montana home at age 73ensemble. His works have been included in more than 50 recordings and performe
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 12 days ago
ensemble. His works have been included in more than 50 recordings and performed around the world. Maslanka was born in New Bedford, Massachusetts, in 1943. He moved to Montana to compose music full time in 1990. Copyright 2017 The Associated... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Composer David Maslanka dies in Montana home at age 73composer of the symphonic wind ensemble. His works have been included in more
KECI Missoula / Posted 12 days ago
composer of the symphonic wind ensemble. His works have been included in more than 50 recordings and performed around the world. Maslanka was born in New Bedford, Massachusetts, in 1943. He moved to Montana to compose music full time... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Composer David Maslanka dies in Montana home at age 73ensemble. His works have been included in more than 50 recordings and performe
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 12 days ago
ensemble. His works have been included in more than 50 recordings and performed around the world. Maslanka was born in New Bedford, Massachusetts, in 1943. He moved to Montana to compose music full time in 1990. Copyright 2017 The Associated... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Composer David Maslanka dies in Montana home at age 73ensemble. His works have been included in more than 50 recordings and performe
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 12 days ago
ensemble. His works have been included in more than 50 recordings and performed around the world. Maslanka was born in New Bedford, Massachusetts, in 1943. He moved to Montana to compose music full time in 1990. Copyright 2017 The Associated... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Composer David Maslanka dies in Montana home at age 73composer of the symphonic wind ensemble. His works have been included in more
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 12 days ago
composer of the symphonic wind ensemble. His works have been included in more than 50 recordings and performed around the world. Maslanka was born in New Bedford, Massachusetts, in 1943. He moved to Montana to compose music full time... Read more
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ABC Montana
Composer David Maslanka dies in Montana home at age 73ensemble. His works have been included in more than 50 recordings and performe
ABC Montana / Posted 12 days ago
ensemble. His works have been included in more than 50 recordings and performed around the world. Maslanka was born in New Bedford, Massachusetts, in 1943. He moved to Montana to compose music full time in 1990. Copyright 2017 The Associated... Read more
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The Herald News
BAY STATE MEDALISTS: Local girls shine on soccer pitchfrom left to right, helped the Coastal Region team to a bronze medal at this ye
The Herald News / Posted 12 days ago
from left to right, helped the Coastal Region team to a bronze medal at this year's Bay State Games: Macy Paquin (Somerset Berkley Regional), Jasmine Manteiga (Durfee), and Madison Beaulieu (Durfee). They are joined by Peyton Calvao (New Be... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Sales tax holiday unlikely this yearChairman Jay Kaufman said Monday there will be no sales tax holiday this year.
WWLP Springfield / Posted 13 days ago
Chairman Jay Kaufman said Monday there will be no sales tax holiday this year. State Representative Antonio Cabral, (D-New Bedford) told 22News it’s getting a bit late to vote on a sales tax holiday with the legislature on summer recess. “It’s... Read more
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The Herald News
Fall River Fire Academy teaches local recruits how to stay cool in heated situationsChief John Lynch said. The Fall River Firefighting Academy has trained recruit
The Herald News / Posted 13 days ago
Chief John Lynch said. The Fall River Firefighting Academy has trained recruits from across SouthCoast. Firefighters from New Bedford, Westport, Somerset and Tiverton have gone through the program. The current recruit class is scheduled to... Read more
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The Herald News
Bristol Community College receives its largest donation ever: $2 millionSavings Bank and co-chair of the Campaign Cabinet. “The continued generosity ha
The Herald News / Posted 13 days ago
Savings Bank and co-chair of the Campaign Cabinet. “The continued generosity has made many students’ dreams come true.” BCC plans to launch Phase II of the Capital Campaign this fall in support of the Attleboro, New Bedford and Taunton loc... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Brockton woman to retire as director of New Bedford Art MuseumNEW BEDFORD — After nearly four years of serving as the executive director of t
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 13 days ago
NEW BEDFORD — After nearly four years of serving as the executive director of the New Bedford Art Museum/ArtWorks!, Noelle Foye announced her retirement this fall. “It has been a wonderful and rewarding experience. The opportunity to play a role in... Read more
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The Herald News
Fall River, New Bedford Catholic schools reaching out to Latino studentsBrian Fraga Herald News Staff Reporter @BfragaHN FALL RIVER — The Catholic sch
The Herald News / Posted 13 days ago
Brian Fraga Herald News Staff Reporter @BfragaHN FALL RIVER — The Catholic schools in Fall River and Greater New Bedford are launching two new initiatives to reach out and enroll students from under-served communities, especially Latinos, and to... Read more
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The Herald News
Missing Fall River man found in New BedfordNEW BEDFORD — Two police officers running a routine errand came to the rescue o
The Herald News / Posted 13 days ago
NEW BEDFORD — Two police officers running a routine errand came to the rescue of a missing Fall River man on Monday afternoon. Officers Bryan dosAnjos and Paul Pires were driving to the city yard on Liberty Street for fuel at about 1:28 p.m. Monday... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Car hit 100 mph when it crashed, rolled into East Bridgewater yardthe operators of a car that was struck during the incident. "I thought, 'What's
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 13 days ago
the operators of a car that was struck during the incident. "I thought, 'What's going on' and then he hit me." Andrade, of New Bedford, was on her way to work driving her new Kia Sportage. “This is like the one nice thing I have bought myself,”... Read more
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Boston Globe
State sees boom in number of psychiatric beds, but hospitals struggle to hire more psychiatrists72 beds, and Southcoast Behavioral Health in Dartmouth, which expects to eventu
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
72 beds, and Southcoast Behavioral Health in Dartmouth, which expects to eventually open 120 beds. St. Luke’s Hospital in New Bedford closed its own small psychiatric unit and partnered with the for-profit Acadia Healthcare to open the Dartmouth... Read more
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Officer.com
Maine Trooper Reunites With Murder Victim's Kidsshe was killed in what police and prosecutors described as a domestic violence
Officer.com / Posted 13 days ago
she was killed in what police and prosecutors described as a domestic violence homicide. Her friend, Mills, 28, was from New Bedford, Mass. Hayden was sentenced to two life sentences in prison following a trial during which his oldest son, who... Read more
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