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Boston Globe
He traveled from New Bedford to Boston this week and got arrested twice for alleged break-ins.A New Bedford man with an alleged penchant for breaking into houses and cars ma
Boston Globe / Posted an hour ago
A New Bedford man with an alleged penchant for breaking into houses and cars may want to find a new hobby, after Boston cops nabbed him twice this week in separate incidents in the Back Bay and Dorchester. Kevin Perry, 37, had his first brush with... Read more
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The Herald News
Filomena Tripp's new book offers inspiration for otherspaid for a tutor and Tripp said she dragged herself down the street to the tuto
The Herald News / Posted 3 hours ago
paid for a tutor and Tripp said she dragged herself down the street to the tutor’s house. She and her parents moved to New Bedford when she was 13 and even in this country, resources for those with disabilities were limited. Tutored at home,... Read more
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The Herald News
Apponequet named a Commendation School for MCAS successfour years of data, with more recent years receiving more weight, according to
The Herald News / Posted 4 hours ago
four years of data, with more recent years receiving more weight, according to Jason DeFalco, deputy superintendent of the New Bedford Public Schools. Thus, low scores in a previous year could affect this year’s rank. “You’re carrying that score... Read more
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Boston Herald
Mass. HQ2 sales pitch gives best of both worlds approachthere, and Fall River proposes to expand around it. The bid pitches the city as
Boston Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
there, and Fall River proposes to expand around it. The bid pitches the city as a bridge between Boston and Providence. • New Bedford: The South Coast city is offering a 110-acre, city-owned piece of land. New Bedford Mayor Jon Mitchell says the... Read more
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Boston Globe
See which New England communities have bid for Amazon’s HQare also partnering to offer potential satellite locations for this bid, accord
Boston Globe / Posted 5 hours ago
are also partnering to offer potential satellite locations for this bid, according to The Eagle-Tribune. ■ The city of New Bedford formally entered the competition with a 44-page bid centered around redeveloping a city-owned golf course. The... Read more
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Boston Herald
Massachusetts fires up 24 sites in Amazon bid‘This is why Massachusetts is great.’” In addition to individual bids from acr
Boston Herald / Posted 13 hours ago
‘This is why Massachusetts is great.’” In addition to individual bids from across the state, including Worcester, New Bedford and Billerica, Amazon will also get two different proposals that include Boston sites — Boston Mayor Martin J.... Read more
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The Herald News
WEDNESDAY'S HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS ROUNDUP: Somerset Berkley golf punches playoff ticketthe Somerset Berkley golf team qualified for the state tournament in its final
The Herald News / Posted 17 hours ago
the Somerset Berkley golf team qualified for the state tournament in its final regular-season match on Wednesday, defeating New Bedford 113-72. Devin Crosby carded 45 (22), while Cam Mello (48 for 16) and Justin Pombo (51 for 13) rounded out the SB... Read more
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The Herald News
GIRLS' SOCCER: Somerset Berkley storms past Greater New Bedford 4-0Berkley Regional girls’ soccer team extended its unbeaten streak to 12 and its
The Herald News / Posted 20 hours ago
Berkley Regional girls’ soccer team extended its unbeaten streak to 12 and its win streak to three by defeating Greater New Bedford Regional 4-0 in their South Coast Conference Large Division game on Wednesday in Somerset. Somerset Berkley’s... Read more
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Boston Globe
See which New England communities have bid for Amazon’s HQare also partnering to offer potential satellite locations for this bid, accord
Boston Globe / Posted 22 hours ago
are also partnering to offer potential satellite locations for this bid, according to The Eagle-Tribune. ■ The city of New Bedford formally entered the competition with a 44-page bid centered around redeveloping a city-owned golf course. The... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
New England cities compete to land Amazon’s new $5B headquartersMerrimack Valley — one from a cluster of municipalities in greater Lawrence and
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
Merrimack Valley — one from a cluster of municipalities in greater Lawrence and another from greater Lowell. New Bedford also is applying, touting itself as “the inspiring place from which Herman Melville’s novel ‘Moby Dick’ began.”... Read more
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The Herald News
Former mayors, Fiola, Viveiros expected to testify in FROED rent casewitnesses as well as Mayor Jasiel Correia II. A joint pre-trial memorandum was
The Herald News / Posted yesterday
witnesses as well as Mayor Jasiel Correia II. A joint pre-trial memorandum was filed in Bristol County Superior Court in New Bedford on Oct. 13. The pre-trial agreement is between city Corporation Counsel Joseph Macy and FROED’s attorney Randall... Read more
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Boston Globe
Amazon bid from Mass. misses one crucial request from company: selectivityof them. Boston’s proposal will include multiple sites within the city limits.
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
of them. Boston’s proposal will include multiple sites within the city limits. There will likely be separate pitches from New Bedford and Fall River, for example. And some towns are expected to team up for regional pitches from other locales, such... Read more
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Boston Globe
Amazon bid from Mass. misses one crucial request from company: selectivityof them. Boston’s proposal will include multiple sites within the city limits.
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
of them. Boston’s proposal will include multiple sites within the city limits. There will likely be separate pitches from New Bedford and Fall River, for example. And some towns are expected to team up for regional pitches from other locales, such... Read more
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The Herald News
TUESDAY MORNING QUARTERBACK: Diman creeps back into playoff picture ... updated with SBR video highlightsWinarski with one run in particular last weekend. King had three touchdown runs
The Herald News / Posted 2 days ago
Winarski with one run in particular last weekend. King had three touchdown runs in Friday’s win over Tri-County at Greater New Bedford. The first of those runs was a spectacular 32-yarder. On the play, King was confronted by a defender who got low... Read more
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The Herald News
South Coast Rail permits sought for Fall River tracksto these NOI conservation filings, the Department of Transportation filed its f
The Herald News / Posted 2 days ago
to these NOI conservation filings, the Department of Transportation filed its first on Sept. 28 for wetlands impacting the New Bedford layover facility, followed by one with the Berkley Conservation Commission. Both communities held initial... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Bonnie E. GlaskiJerrod (fiancée, Jill Henderson) of Milan and Sergei (Carolina) Guschin of Des
SaukValley.com / Posted 2 days ago
Jerrod (fiancée, Jill Henderson) of Milan and Sergei (Carolina) Guschin of Des Moines, Iowa; two daughters, Lexie Glaski of New Bedford and Bethany DeSmit; 10 grandchildren, Michael, Matthew, Tiana, Aiden, Ethan, Zander, Isabelle, Jasmine, Alex, and... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Bonnie Glaskihis fianc�e, Jill Henderson) of Milan and Sergei (Carolina) Guschin of Des Moin
Bureau County Republican / Posted 2 days ago
his fianc�e, Jill Henderson) of Milan and Sergei (Carolina) Guschin of Des Moines, Iowa; two daughters, Lexie Glaski of New Bedford and Bethany DeSmit; 10 grandchildren, Michael, Matthew, Tiana, Aiden, Ethan, Zander, Isabelle, Jasmine, Alex and... Read more
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The Herald News
At quarter mark, no CDA funds expended for economic development in Fall Rivercity is pursuing legal action against FROED. During a pre-trial conference in B
The Herald News / Posted 3 days ago
city is pursuing legal action against FROED. During a pre-trial conference in Bristol County Superior Court in New Bedford on Monday trial dates were set from Dec. 12 to Dec. 14, according to Corporation Counsel Joseph Macy. Email Jo... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Two-Story House Fire in Salisburythat caused approximately $150,000 in damages. On Saturday, Oct. 14, firefight
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 3 days ago
that caused approximately $150,000 in damages. On Saturday, Oct. 14, firefighters received a call about a house fire on New Bedford Way in Salisbury. Maryland State Fire Marshal's Office says the fire started in the attic and was reported by a... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Chelmsford solar project latest as panels continue march across regionBlueWave Solar has built solar farms on former landfill sites in four other Mas
Lowell Sun / Posted 4 days ago
BlueWave Solar has built solar farms on former landfill sites in four other Massachusetts communities: Rehoboth, Webster, New Bedford, and, most recently, Dover. When constructing solar arrays on a landfill, they have to be ballasted in concrete... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Arrest made after two New Bedford fires intentionally setanxiety in a neighborhood and an arrest is the quickest way to resolve that,” s
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
anxiety in a neighborhood and an arrest is the quickest way to resolve that,” says State Fire Marshal Ostroskey. The New Bedford Fire and Police Departments and State Fire Marshal were involved in the investigation. “I am continually... Read more
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The Herald News
Senate report finds rail, bus service top transportation priorities in SouthCoastmost participants, 67, almost as many as Boston. “We had a good crowd in the S
The Herald News / Posted 5 days ago
most participants, 67, almost as many as Boston. “We had a good crowd in the SouthCoast,” he said of the workshop held in New Bedford. He added, “I think people were pretty passionate everywhere.” “I think the SouthCoast was pretty consistent... Read more
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Boston Herald
New Bedford man sought as suspect in 2 slayingsInvestigators are turning to the public for help finding a 35-year-old New Bedf
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Investigators are turning to the public for help finding a 35-year-old New Bedford man they say shot and killed two men Tuesday, officials said. Carmelo Kercado Jr. is being sought for the murders of Stephen Bodden, 27, and Fabio Tavares, 28, whom... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Police searching for suspect in New Bedford double murderPolice have an arrest warrant for Carmelo Kercado, 35 of New Bedford and consid
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
Police have an arrest warrant for Carmelo Kercado, 35 of New Bedford and consider him armed and dangerous. Kercado is accused of shooting and killing Stephen Bodden, 27, of New Bedford and Taunton, and Fabio Tavares, 28, of New Bedford, while the... Read more
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The Herald News
FRIDAY'S HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS ROUNDUP: JC King helps Diman football to roll past Tri-Countyas Diman Regional defeated Tri-County Regional 34-7 in Mayflower Athletic Confe
The Herald News / Posted 5 days ago
as Diman Regional defeated Tri-County Regional 34-7 in Mayflower Athletic Conference football on Friday night at Greater New Bedford Regional High School. King’s touchdown runs covered 32 yards, 10 yards and 12 yards. Jacob Swenson had a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Suspect in New Bedford double killing added to State Police Most Wanted ListCourtesy of Massachusetts State Police Carmelo Kercado Jr. is wanted for an al
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
Courtesy of Massachusetts State Police Carmelo Kercado Jr. is wanted for an alleged double murder in New Bedford Tuesday. Carmelo Kercado Jr., 35, “is known to carry a firearm and may also have access to rifles, and should be considered armed and... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
New Bedford double homicide suspect added to State Police Most Wanted listCHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – A New Bedford double homicide suspect has been added t
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – A New Bedford double homicide suspect has been added to the State Police Most Wanted list. In a news release, State Police said 35-year-old Carmelo Kercado Jr., also known as Melo, David Brown or Carmelo Mello is wanted for... Read more
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Boston Globe
Three men plead guilty to drug trafficking in Boston, Tauntonin federal court to drug trafficking charges in Boston and Taunton, the US atto
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
in federal court to drug trafficking charges in Boston and Taunton, the US attorney’s office said. David Tejeda, 35, of New Bedford, Jeffrey Freitas, 32, of Bridgewater, and John Paul Tanguay, 34, of Taunton were each charged with one count of... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Bridgewater man, 2 others plead guilty to distributing heroin, fentanylorganization that operated in Taunton and Boston. Jeffrey Freitas, 32, of Brid
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 5 days ago
organization that operated in Taunton and Boston. Jeffrey Freitas, 32, of Bridgewater, as well as David Tejeda, 35, of New Bedford and John Paul Tanguay, 34, of Taunton, each pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to distribute and possess... Read more
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The Herald News
In their words: Fall River City Council candidates address crimeto an FBI Crime Report, in 2016 Fall River had more reported violent crimes (96
The Herald News / Posted 6 days ago
to an FBI Crime Report, in 2016 Fall River had more reported violent crimes (966) than similar-sized cities such as New Bedford (819) and Lynn (714). Fall River also had more rapes (67) and aggravated assaults (708). As your city councilor,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Mashpee and Nantucket match up in Div. 7 South showdownCOAST — Apponequet at Somerset Berkley, 7; Wareham at Case, 7; Old Rochester at
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
COAST — Apponequet at Somerset Berkley, 7; Wareham at Case, 7; Old Rochester at Fairhaven, 7; Seekonk at Bourne, 7; Greater New Bedford at Dighton-Rehoboth, 7. SOUTH SHORE — Middleborough at Norwell, 7; Rockland at Randolph, 7; Carver at Hull,... Read more
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Boston Globe
When seeing is restoring: A Midwest visitor renews her love of art at N.E. museumsskyline and the slain president’s beloved boat. My favorite of these wonderful
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
skyline and the slain president’s beloved boat. My favorite of these wonderfully idiosyncratic museums, though, was the New Bedford Whaling Museum. So many of the world’s shores have been touched by the whaling industry; and this museum works to... Read more
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The Herald News
Week 6 high school football preview and predictionsHagler doing the coin toss prove to be false. So sad. Diman 33, Tri-County 18:
The Herald News / Posted 6 days ago
Hagler doing the coin toss prove to be false. So sad. Diman 33, Tri-County 18: Hey, fans, since the game’s at Greater New Bedford Voc-Tech, why not hit Pa Raffa’s (cash only) for a pre-game dinner. Thin crust, baby! Martha’s Vineyard 33,... Read more
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The Herald News
GIRLS' SOCCER: Samantha Soares, Madison Beaulieu score in 2-0 Durfee win over NBwithin reach. The Durfee High girls’ soccer team, on second-half goals by Sama
The Herald News / Posted 6 days ago
within reach. The Durfee High girls’ soccer team, on second-half goals by Samantha Soares and Madison Beaulieu, blanked New Bedford 2-0 in their Big 3 Conference game on Thursday night at Durfee’s Mac Aldrich Field. The Hilltoppers (5-6-2, 2-1... Read more
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The Herald News
Lawsuit seeks to remove elephants from Buttonwood Park ZooNEW BEDFORD — The Friends of Ruth & Emily Inc. have filed a federal lawsuit aga
The Herald News / Posted 6 days ago
NEW BEDFORD — The Friends of Ruth & Emily Inc. have filed a federal lawsuit against the City of New Bedford. The suit, filed Sept. 20 in Boston under the Endangered Species Act, seeks to have the two elephants at Buttonwood Park Zoo released to a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Map: New England cities, towns that you can expect to bid for Amazon’s 2nd HQhardly known as a tech center. Still, that’s not stopping Mayor Jonathan Mitche
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
hardly known as a tech center. Still, that’s not stopping Mayor Jonathan Mitchell from pitching the virtues of being in New Bedford — no traffic, no housing crunch. “There is no city in America that will have all of Amazon’s boxes checked,” he... Read more
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Boston Globe
Map: New England cities, towns that you can expect to bid for Amazon’s 2nd HQhardly known as a tech center. Still, that’s not stopping Mayor Jonathan Mitche
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
hardly known as a tech center. Still, that’s not stopping Mayor Jonathan Mitchell from pitching the virtues of being in New Bedford — no traffic, no housing crunch. “There is no city in America that will have all of Amazon’s boxes checked,” he... Read more
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Boston Herald
Amazon will be right here, in your dreams— of six-figure Amazon executives who will be enjoying the new 4 a.m. closing h
Boston Herald / Posted 7 days ago
— of six-figure Amazon executives who will be enjoying the new 4 a.m. closing hours, not to mention the light rail to New Bedford and Fall River … I don’t care how much of a moonbat Jeff Bezos is (he owns one of America’s leading purveyors of... Read more
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Boston Herald
Welcome to fantasy island— of six-figure Amazon executives who will be enjoying the new 4 a.m. closing h
Boston Herald / Posted 7 days ago
— of six-figure Amazon executives who will be enjoying the new 4 a.m. closing hours, not to mention the light rail to New Bedford and Fall River … I don’t care how much of a moonbat Jeff Bezos is (he owns one of America’s leading purveyors of... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Fish magnate The Codfather must forfeit 4 boats, 34 permitsquotas. Rafael sold the fish for cash, some of which was smuggled overseas. Ra
WWLP Springfield / Posted 7 days ago
quotas. Rafael sold the fish for cash, some of which was smuggled overseas. Rafael owns one of the nation’s largest commercial fishing operations, with a fleet vessels and commercial fishing permits and the Carlos Seafood business in New B... Read more
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The Herald News
WEDNESDAY'S HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS ROUNDUP: Abby Callahan's late goal gives Durfee field hockey winSouth Coast Conference match to keep its South Sectional hopes alive. SB must
The Herald News / Posted 7 days ago
South Coast Conference match to keep its South Sectional hopes alive. SB must win its final two matches (Bishop Connolly, New Bedford) to qualify. John Salamone (43, 23 pts.), Deven Crosby (45, 21 pts.), Justin Pombo (46, 19 pts.), Will Simons... Read more
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Boston Globe
Fishing mogul ordered to forfeit assets valued at $2.3 millionA federal judge in Boston on Wednesday ordered Carlos Rafael, the New Bedford f
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
A federal judge in Boston on Wednesday ordered Carlos Rafael, the New Bedford fishing mogul known as “The Codfather,” to forfeit his interests in four lucrative vessels and their associated fishing permits, which are valued at nearly $2.3... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Westport retail center adds boutique clothierNic+Zoe opened its first Connecticut store at Westport’s new Bedford Square cen
Darien News-Review / Posted 7 days ago
Nic+Zoe opened its first Connecticut store at Westport’s new Bedford Square center downtown, as part of a national expansion for the Massachusetts-based retailer whose apparel is also sold at department stores like Bloomingdale’s, Nordstrom and Lord... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Westport retail center adds boutique clothierNic+Zoe opened its first Connecticut store at Westport’s new Bedford Square cen
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
Nic+Zoe opened its first Connecticut store at Westport’s new Bedford Square center downtown, as part of a national expansion for the Massachusetts-based retailer whose apparel is also sold at department stores like Bloomingdale’s, Nordstrom and Lord... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Westport retail center adds boutique clothierNic+Zoe opened its first Connecticut store at Westport’s new Bedford Square cen
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 days ago
Nic+Zoe opened its first Connecticut store at Westport’s new Bedford Square center downtown, as part of a national expansion for the Massachusetts-based retailer whose apparel is also sold at department stores like Bloomingdale’s, Nordstrom and Lord... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Fish magnate The Codfather must forfeit 4 boats, 34 permitsquotas. Rafael sold the fish for cash, some of which was smuggled overseas. Ra
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 7 days ago
quotas. Rafael sold the fish for cash, some of which was smuggled overseas. Rafael owns one of the nation's largest commercial fishing operations, with a fleet vessels and commercial fishing permits and the Carlos Seafood business in New B... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Fish magnate The Codfather must forfeit 4 boats, 34 permitsquotas. Rafael sold the fish for cash, some of which was smuggled overseas. Ra
The New Canaan News / Posted 7 days ago
quotas. Rafael sold the fish for cash, some of which was smuggled overseas. Rafael owns one of the nation's largest commercial fishing operations, with a fleet vessels and commercial fishing permits and the Carlos Seafood business in New B... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Fish magnate The Codfather must forfeit 4 boats, 34 permitsquotas. Rafael sold the fish for cash, some of which was smuggled overseas. Ra
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 7 days ago
quotas. Rafael sold the fish for cash, some of which was smuggled overseas. Rafael owns one of the nation's largest commercial fishing operations, with a fleet vessels and commercial fishing permits and the Carlos Seafood business in New B... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Fish magnate The Codfather must forfeit 4 boats, 34 permitsquotas. Rafael sold the fish for cash, some of which was smuggled overseas. Ra
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
quotas. Rafael sold the fish for cash, some of which was smuggled overseas. Rafael owns one of the nation's largest commercial fishing operations, with a fleet vessels and commercial fishing permits and the Carlos Seafood business in New B... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Fish magnate The Codfather must forfeit 4 boats, 34 permitsquotas. Rafael sold the fish for cash, some of which was smuggled overseas. Ra
The Middletown Press / Posted 7 days ago
quotas. Rafael sold the fish for cash, some of which was smuggled overseas. Rafael owns one of the nation's largest commercial fishing operations, with a fleet vessels and commercial fishing permits and the Carlos Seafood business in New B... Read more
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