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Photo From Southcoast Health

“Topping Off” Ceremony In Dartmouth

Acadia Healthcare and Southcoast Health held a topping off ceremony Thursday for a $30 million behavorial health hospital in Dartmouth.

The new CEO of the venture, Bill Parsons, says the hospital is urgently needed in the Southcoast, where currently mental health facilities are overhwhelmed

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Jon Faria/ TSM
Jon Faria/ TSM

Improvements To Octopus Intersection Announced

The City of New Bedford held a public meeting last night on the planned improvements to the Octopus intersection Downtown.

One of the biggest changes with the project will be removing the pedestrian bridge over Route 6

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Greg Desrosiers/TSM
Greg Desrosiers/TSM

Ernestina-Morrissey Restoration About To Begin

City leaders and benefactors are hoping for smooth sailing for the Schooner Ernestina-Morrissey in the years ahead.

More than 50 supporters of the vessel gathered at the Whaling Museum Thursday to mark the start of a $6 million restoration project, funded by the state and private doners

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Additional Arrests Made Related To Boston Marathon Bombing
U.S. Federal Court In Boston / Boston Globe / Getty Images

Tsarnaev’s Lawyer Will Seek Delay In Trial

A lawyer for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev says the defense plans to ask to delay the start of his trial.

Attorney David Bruck told the judge during Tsarnaev's final pretrial conference Thursday that the defense plans to soon file a motion for a continuance

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Matt Camara TSM
Matt Camara TSM

Alves Proposes Lottery Ticket To Help Pay For Southcoast Rail

New Bedford City Councilor David Alves wants the state to establish a lottery ticket to help raise money to pay for the Southcoast Rail Project.

Alves is proposing that the tickets be sold in Eastern Massachusetts only, but he says if state lawmakers from our region could muster the support for a statewide ticket, he wouldn't be opposed

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Photo by Barry Chin/The Boston Globe via Getty Images
Photo by Barry Chin/The Boston Globe via Getty Images

Rajon Rondo Traded To Dallas

The Dallas Mavericks traded for Rajon Rondo
on Thursday, dealing three players and two draft picks to the
Boston Celtics for the All- Star point guard, according to multiple
reports.

The Mavericks landed Rondo amid reports the Celtics were talking to
several other teams about a possible trade, including the Houston
Rockets

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Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images
Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images

Input Sought On Fisheries Plan

The New England Fisheries Management Council is requesting input on a plan for the Greater Atlantic Regional Fisheries Office.

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Getty Images

Massachusetts Gains Jobs, Unemployment Rate Down

Massachusetts gained an estimated 13,500 jobs in November while the unemployment rate stood at 5.8 percent, down from 6 percent in the previous month.

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University of Massachusetts President Robert Caret / Photo by Jim Phillips / TSM
University of Massachusetts President Robert Caret / Photo by Jim Phillips / TSM

UMass President Leaving For Post In Maryland

University of Massachusetts president Robert Caret is leaving to become the chancellor of the University System of Maryland.

The announcement was made on Wednesday by James Shea, chairman of the USM Board of Regents

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Dzhokar Tsarnaev / FBI Photo
Dzhokar Tsarnaev / FBI Photo

Tsarnaev Due In Court Thursday

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has not been seen in public since he was arraigned on 30 federal charges in July 2013, when he still bore signs of the bloody standoff with police that led to his capture and the death of his older brother, Tamerlan

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