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UMASS Dartmouth Receives Anonymous $250K Donation

Ryan Reaves was a Texan undergraduate student completing his B.A. in Liberal Arts at UMass Dartmouth online. Unfortunately, he died last December, shortly after earning his degree cum laude. The university presented his family with his framed degree, commencement regalia, and a me

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From left: Phil, Major Gil Parkhurst, Matthew Parkhurst, Steven Bouley, Kasey

Serve-Athon Helps Community

Steven Bouley, a local volunteer at the Salvation Army and Mobile Loaves and Fishes, has organized a September 12, 2015, local event aimed at supporting both organizations. It's called Serve-athon and members of the community can volunteer to do most anything that is helpful to others

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PAACA Men’s Clothing Drive in New Bedford

Mother Teresa said the most terrible poverty is loneliness and the feeling of being unloved. When local folks need a helping hand, many times they turn to agencies like PAACA, Positive Action Against Chemical Addiction

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Desh Deshpande, Global Entrepreneur and founder of E-For-All program / Jim Phillips TSM
Desh Deshpande, Global Entrepreneur and founder of E-For-All program / Jim Phillips TSM

Bringing Ideas To Life Is Goal Of Entrepreneurship For All Program

"Entrepreneurship For All" is coming to the Southcoast. The announcement was made Friday at Blount Foods in Fall River.

E-For-All is about people offering ideas, and having a mechanism in place to refine those ideas through encouragement, mentoring and individual advisors

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Boy, 6, to Play 100 Holes of Golf to Raise Money After Friend Dies of Cancer

A 6-year-old boy is going to take a swing at fighting cancer.

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Birmingham Hospital Conducts Kidney Transplant

Viral PSA [VIDEO]

I am an organ donor. Always have been. I see no need to keep them when they could improve the quality of someone else's life...maybe even save it. However, there are people I have yet to convince that becoming an organ donor is one of the best things they could possibly do for another person

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Team Houli 2014
Team Houli 2014

Team Houli

I have decided to run the Falmouth Road Race in memory of my cousin Matthew Houlihan. He was a sophomore at Hamilton college when he passed in his sleep from an arrhythmia on October 3, 2000. This was just one month shy of his 20th birthday

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Volunteers box food for shipment to area food pantries / Jim Phillips / TSM
Volunteers box food for shipment to area food pantries / Jim Phillips / TSM

Local Residents And Letter Carriers Help Restock Food Pantries

Greater New Bedford residents donated almost 30,000 pounds of food Saturday during the annual Letter Carriers Food Drive.  By late Saturday, the food was on its way to local food pantries.

Major Gilbert Parkhurst oversees the food pantry at the Salvation Aarmy in New Bedford

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New Homeless Angle

Utah is trying a new strategy in dealing with the homeless that sounds so simple as to be obvious -- giving them homes. NBC News reports that even the director of the state's Homeless Task Force was skeptical at first, but is now a convert, calling it housing first, and employment second

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Volvo Ocean Race 2014-2015 - Leg 4

Life’s Full Of Surprises

Life is full of surprises, so you need to be ready for what life pitches to you. Take for instance, the opening day honorary pitch by Patriots hero Tom Brady. When you see his imperfect throw veer off, then down, a guy dressed in a suit, standing behind Big Papi, jumps out of the way for fear of catching it himself

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