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Kidnap Suspect Faces Arraignment

A Lawrence woman charged with participating in an armed kidnapping last month is facing arraignment.

Prosecutors say 28-year-old Stephanie Walker is being returned from Maryland to Massachusetts and faces arraignment Tuesday in Taunton District Court on charges of kidnapping and assault and battery

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New Bedford Police

Cocaine, Oxy, Heroin, $3K Seized from New Bedford Home

A New Bedford man faces multiple drug charges after police make a bust in his home.

28-year-old Joshua Coe was arraigned in New Bedford District Court Monday morning on charges of trafficking cocaine, and possession with intent to distribute oxycodone and heroin

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Fort Taber Military Museum Reopens After Three-Week Closure

An insurance mix-up is to blame for the three-week closure of the Fort Taber/Fort Rodman Military Museum.

Museum Vice President Bob Bromley says the building that houses the museum also houses the Low Tide Yacht Club, and both organizations have shared insurance policies for a number of years

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Photo by Adam Berry/Getty Images

Nine Clubs And Bars Found In Violation Of Sunday Opening Regulation

A city wide sweep Sunday morning of local bars and clubs in New Bedford turned up nine establishments that were open in violation of their liquor licenses.

All licenses in New Bedford limit Sunday openings to after 11am

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Jim Phillips / TSM

City Officials Kick Off Health Insurance Education Program

The City of New Bedford is kicking off a new health insurance education program for kids and their parents, thanks to a grant from the National League of Cities.

The program was explained during a program Monday at Carney Acadamy

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Lawyer: Phillipos Had Impaired Memory Because Of Pot Use

A lawyer for a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has told a jury that he did not lie when questioned by the FBI, but instead was suffering from a cloudy memory caused by heavy marijuana use

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Mass Gas Prices Drop Again

The price of a gallon of gas in Massachusetts has plummeted by 6 cents in the past week to its lowest level of the year.

Triple A Southern New England reported Monday that self-serve, regular has dropped to an average of $3

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Freetown Officers Save Life of Suicidal Man

Heroic efforts made by Freetown Police officers save a man's life.

Sgt. Scott Rose and Patrolman Thomas Ashley were called to a South Main Street business location just before midnight Sunday, to a report of a 45-year-old suicidal male who was heavily intoxicated

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Jim Phillips / TSM

Chowder Festival Attracts Thousands To State Pier

Organizers of the 9th annual New Bedford Chowder Festival say the turnout for Sunday's event on Pier Three appeared to be the largest ever in Chowder Festival history.

Thousands lined up to sample both clam and seafood chowders, stuffed quahogs  and specialty soups

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Porttrait of Edgar Allen Poe / Getty Images

Boston To Unveil Statue Of Edgar Allen Poe

Boston is finally embracing native son Edgar Allen Poe more than 160 years after his death, despite his notoriously frosty relations with the city’s literary elite of his time,

The city will unveil a Poe statue on Sunday at the intersection of Boylston Street and Charles Street South near Boston Common

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