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Changes on FAFSA Forms Could Put College Loan At Risk

Here's a story that appeared in Time magazine this week that everyone applying for student aid should be aware of:

Thousands of students’ federal student aid could be at risk due to a change on the Free Application fo

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Greg Desrosiers/TSM

Another Chance To See The Charles W. Morgan

Did you miss the Charles W. Morgan during its visit to New Bedford?  You have another chance to see the historic vessel on Wednesday (7/23) and again this weekend.

The Morgan will be towed through the Cape Cod Canal between 5-and-6pm on Wednesday, and will later dock at the Massachusetts Maritime Academy at Buzzards Bay

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Kids In Massachusetts Better Off Than Almost Anywhere Else

The latest Kids Count report by the Annie E. Casey Foundation has found that children in Massachusetts are better off than almost anywhere else in the nation.

According to the report released Tuesday, children in Massachusetts lead the nation in educational achievement and are less likely to be without health insurance than in any other state

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Zodiac Killer’s Son Finds Closure For His Past [REVIEW]

If you love true crime stories by authors like Ann Rule, Vincent Bugliosi and Joe McGinniss, then you will love The Most Dangerous Animal of All: Searching for My Father and Finding the Zodiac Killer by Gary Stewart and Susan Mustafa.

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Jim Phillips / TSM - New Bedford School Committee

School Committee Hears Results Of Community Survey

The New Bedford School Department's first online community survey attracted 900 responses from parents, staff members, students and other interested parties. Results of the survey were presented to the School Committee last night

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Over 400 New Bedford Teachers To Take Part In Training Program

Public school teachers will be learning some new techniques this upcoming school year.

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Global Students Fill American High Schools

In a Time Magazine story, the number of international students attending American public secondary schools is at an all-time high.

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The Barefoot Wine Beach Rescue Project Goes To Boston

Do you enjoy walking barefoot on the beaches near or around the coastline of Massachusetts?

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Sen. Claire McCaskill. Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

Sen. McCaskill: Many Colleges Not Investigating Sexual Assaults

A survey of colleges and universities finds that many schools have gone years without investigating a sexual assault.

About 40 percent of respondents reported not having conducted a sexual assault investigation in the past five years

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Libraries Are More Than Buildings That Hold Books [VIDEO]

Libraries Now - A Day in the Life from Well Exposed on Vimeo.

How appreciative are you to have a library or several libraries in your city or town?

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