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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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Kraft Says He Was Wrong To Trust League

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft says he was wrong to trust
the NFL in the deflated footballs case and that he regrets not
appealing the penalties against the team.

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EPA Warns Of Poor Air Quality On Southcoast

Many Southcoast residents may experience breathing problems Wednesday due to poor air quality.

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Brady Issues Response After Suspension Upheld

A day after NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced he would be upholding Tom Brady's four game suspension, the Patriots' Quarterback issued a response.

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John George To Be Sentenced Wednesday

Former State Representative and Dartmouth Select Board member John George will be in Federal Court in Boston Wednesday afternoon for sentencing.

The 68 year old George was found guilty in April of embezzling federal funds from Union Street  Bus Company, a firm that he owned, and using that money to benefit his personal farm in Dartmouth

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Ben Hellerstein speaks outside Government Center In Fall River / Jim Phillips TSM
Ben Hellerstein speaks outside Government Center In Fall River / Jim Phillips TSM

Citizens Group Urges Passage Of Solar Power Incentives

Legislation has cleared the State Senate that would create more financial incentives for the use of solar power.  On Tuesday, a citizens environmental group, Environment Massachusetts, was in Fall River urging passage of the bill in the Mass

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More Mosquito Spraying In New Bedford

Another round of mosquito spraying is planned for Thursday morning in New Bedford.

As in the past, the targeted ground spraying will be conducted by the Bristol County Mosquito Control Project, and carried out from 2am to sunrise Thursday in and around city parks

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Skin Doctor Urges Ban On Tanning Beds For Teens Under 18

Massachusetts lawmakers are considering a bill that would toughen state regulations for tanning salons by prohibiting all teens under 18 from using the facilities.

Current state law allows children between 14 and 17 to visit tanning salons with parental permission

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Lopez, Baptista - Courtesy of New Bedford Police

Father, Son Arrested for Dealing Cocaine From New Bedford Apartment

Nearly $10,000 and several bags of cocaine are netted, and two men are arrested after New Bedford Police raid an apartment.

Detective Captain Steve Vicente tells WBSM News officers carried out a search warrant at 600 Cottage street Monday evening, and found $9,967 in cash and four bags of cocaine in the apartment

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Credit: Seekonk Police

Seekonk Police Find Burglary Suspect

Seekonk Police say they have found the person they were seeking in connection with a series of burglaries.

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