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Robert Barber, Ambassador to Iceland / Jon Faria / TSM
Robert Barber, Ambassador to Iceland / Jon Faria / TSM

U.S. Ambassador To Iceland Visits Southcoast

The U.S.Ambassador to Iceland says there are ways institutions here can benefit from working with entities in Iceland.

Robert Barber says UMass Dartmouth and New Bedford's fishing industry might benefit from working with the IOC, the Iceland Ocean Cluster, which is looking to use 100% of fish to create valuable products

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Jon Faria/TSM
Jon Faria/TSM

Lemonade Day Is Coming

Young girls and boys around Fall River are getting their stands ready for Lemonade Day.

Kids will be selling lemonade and other products around the city to learn business values and make some money in the process

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John Tlumacki/The Boston Globe via Getty Images
John Tlumacki/The Boston Globe via Getty Images

Lloyd Family Upset Over Hernandez/Mother Kiss

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) _ The family of the man former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez is accused of killing has confronted a security officer after Hernandez's mother was allowed to kiss her son's hand in the courtroom.

The kiss hap

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Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images
Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images

Mitchell: City Supports KG Urban Deadline Extension Request

New Bedford Mayor Jon Mitchell says the City stands in support of KG Urban Enterprise's request for a Phase One application deadline extension.

The deadline to submit a formal application for a casino license in Southeastern Massachusetts was Monday night, but the City and KG Urban had failed to reach an agreement by then

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Credit: Massachusetts Dept. Of Transportation
Credit: Massachusetts Dept. Of Transportation

Motorists Told To Expect Delays Wednesday And Thursday Nights

Bridge deck repairs will cause a closure of the ramp leading from Route 24 South to the Interstate 195 East in Fall River.

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Marijuana Plant / Getty Images
Marijuana Plant / Getty Images

State House Bill Would Legalize Growth And Sale Of Marijuana

A bill has been referred to the State Legislature's Joint Committee on the Judiciary that would make it legal for adults for grow marijuana and license stores that would then be able to sell it.

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#BumpOutCancer [VIDEO]

Back in November of last year, nine year-old Liam Fitzgerald stole our hearts when a video of him fist-bumping each member of the Boston Bruins' went viral. Now he's using this "fame" to reach out to the public for a worthy cause

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Kraft Recalls Cases Of Mac & Cheese

Kraft Foods is recalling 242,000 cases of original flavor Kraft Macaroni & Cheese because some of the boxes contain small pieces of metal.

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Photo from Westport Police
Photo from Westport Police

Alert Neighbor In Westport Aids Police In Investigation

A tip from an alert neighbor helped Westport Police track down a breaking and entering suspect.

A caller to the Police Department on Monday reported that he had seen a man running from a house on Briggs Road holding a laptop

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Matt Walsh, Pamela Duphily, Edison Cruz, Edward Rogers and Aaron Hubley see benefits of SMILES mentoring program
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Create SMILES Through Mentoring [VIDEOS]

Area residents are working hard to build a rapport with local children in an effort to keep them in school through a program called SMILES (SouthCoast Mentoring Initiative for Learning, Education and Service).

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