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Arrest Made In Connection With Thursday’s North End Shooting

Bristol County District Attorney Tom Quinn announced this morning that an arrest has been made in connection to the Thursday afternoon homicide of 36-year-old Javon Brown in the City of New Bedford.

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Seekonk Woman Seriously Hurt In Crash With Logging Truck

Authorities say a woman whose car was struck by a fully-loaded logging truck in Maine has suffered serious injuries.

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Tony Cabral
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Rep. Cabral Calls For Dedicated Resources For Charter Schools

Funding for charter schools has always been a topic of discussion.

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Black Lives Matter Forum / Jim Phillips / TSM
Black Lives Matter Forum / Jim Phillips / TSM

Black Lives Matter Forum Attracts More Than 200 People

A Friday night forum organized by Black Lives Matter - New Bedford attracted more than 200 people to the Unitarian Church Downtown.

They heard testimony from several people who claimed they were unjustly harassed and arrested by police

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TSM - New Bedford Fairhaven Bridge
TSM - New Bedford Fairhaven Bridge

Bridge Meeting is Set For Next Month

Mayor Jon Mitchell and previous Mayors have often called for a "new" New Bedford-Fairhaven bridge.

At the urging of Mayor Mitchell, the Mass. Department of Transportation began a study last year, and next month the D-O-T will be unveiling a list of both short and long-term alternatives to the nearly 100 year old span

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Bald Eagle / Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images
Bald Eagle / Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images

Three Bald Eagles Found Sick in Lakeville

Federal and state authorities are investigating whether three bald eagles found ill at an eastern Massachusetts pond fed off a farm animal that had been euthanized with a drug.

The Standard-Times of New Bedford reports that the eagles were found Wednesday on the shores of Assawompset Pond in Lakeville and taken away for care

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NSTAR To Get A New Name

NSTAR and its four sister subsidiaries, all owned by New England's largest energy delivery company, Northeast Utilities, are slated to get a new name and logo on Monday, Feb. 2. 

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Former Transportation Sec. Richard Davey speaking in New Bedford / Jim Phillips / TSM
Former Transportation Sec. Richard Davey speaking in New Bedford / Jim Phillips / TSM

Richard Davey Chosen To Lead “Boston 2024″

Former Massachusetts Transportation Secretary Richard Davey has been named to head the organization leading the drive to bring the 2024 Summer Olympics to Boston.

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Credit: Pasco Sheriff's Office
Credit: Pasco Sheriff's Office

Fugitive From Florida Captured In New Bedford

A man wanted for attempted murder during a June 2014 home invasion in Port Richey, Florida was apprehended Thursday in New Bedford.

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Dan McCready/TSM
Dan McCready/TSM

Near North End Shooting Victim Identified

The Bristol County District Attorney's office has released the name of the victim who was killed in a shooting Thursday afternoon in the Near North End.

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