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Enhanced Security To Remain In Place For Boston Marathon

Tight security will remain in place for the Boston Marathon _ the second since the deadly 2013 bombing at the finish line.

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Threat Sent To Cardinal Spellman High School

Another high school has received a threat.

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Credit: Brockton Public Schools

Threat Leads To School Cancellation

School was cancelled at Brockton High School on Monday after a threat was made against the building.

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Dan McCready/TSM

Report Finds Gender Gap Contributes To Number Of Women In Poverty

Studies show that about half the households in New Bedford and Fall River are lead by single mothers and half of those single mothers are living in poverty.

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Shooting scene / Matthew J. Lee/The Boston Globe via Getty Images
Shooting scene / Matthew J. Lee/The Boston Globe via Getty Images

Wounded Boston Police Officer Returns Home

A Boston police officer who was shot in the face and critically injured during a traffic stop two weeks ago has been released from the hospital.

Boston police said Saturday that 34-year-old Officer John Moynihan has returned home to continue recovery and rehabilitation

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Jim Phillips / TSM
Jim Phillips / TSM

Visitors To UMass Dartmouth Greeted By Picket Line

A picket line that union officials say included more than 100 people greeted prospective students and their parents Saturday at the entrance of UMass Dartmouth.

The five unions on campus are demanding that employees be paid all of the money owed them in contracts that were finalized months ago

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

Day Care Director Fired, Accused Of Failing To Report Abuse

BRIDGEWATER, Mass. (AP) — The director of a Bridgewater State University child care center has been fired amid criminal allegations she failed to report suspected child sexual abuse by a student who worked at the day care.

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Jim Phillips / TSM

Fire Alarms Out In Far North End

New Bedford Fire Chief Michael Gomes is hoping to have fire alarm service restored to businesses in the far North End by sometime Saturday.

About 100 fire boxes north of Tarkiln Hill Road lost power on Wednesday when a construction crew, working in the vicinity of railroad tracks in the Wamsutta area, accidentally cut a master cable

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Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media

New Bedford Purchases Bike Racks Thanks To SERPEDD Grant

The City of New Bedford continues to do all it can to promote bicycle usage in the city.

Thanks to a $20,000 grant from a regional planning agency, SERPEDD, the city has purchased 163 new bike racks

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Paul Marotta/Getty Images

Gov. Baker Performing In Urban Improv Fundraiser

BOSTON (AP) _ Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker will moonlight as a comedian and performer to help raise money for an anti-violence group that works with local teens.

Baker is headlining the Friday night fundraiser for Urban Improv, which describes itself as an interactive program for young people that uses improvisational theater workshops to teach violence prevention, conflict resolution and decision-making.

Baker and hi

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