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Opponents Say Supreme Court Ruling Will Hurt Southcoast

The Supreme Court's 5-4 ruling in the case of Obergefell v. Hodges, which essentially legalized gay marriage in all 50 states, was viewed by opponents it as a setback for traditional families. 

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Supreme Court Rules In Favor Of Gay Marriage

Supporters Say Supreme Court Decision Is Good For Southcoast Community

The Supreme Court's ruling on Friday in the case of Obergefell v. Hodges essentially made gay marriage legal in all 50 states.

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Fort Taber - Fort Rodman Historical Association photo.
Fort Taber - Fort Rodman Historical Association photo.

World War II Reenactment Is This Weekend At Fort Taber

The Fort Taber-Fort Rodman Military Museum in New Bedford is hosting its 8th annual World War II Living History program this weekend.

Organizer Robert Bromley says its a salute to the "Greatest Generation" that earned historic victories over Germany and Japan

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City Commission Looks To Question Voc-Tech Supt. Over Former Teacher’s Racial Remarks

The City's Human Relations Commission has some questions for Greater New Bedford Voc-Tech's superintendent.

Voc-Tech teacher Lino Cabral resigned last week after posting controversial racial remarks to social media in April.

Human Relations Commission member Kevin Thomas tells WBSM News it appears Superintendent

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New Bedford Police

New Bedford Couple Accused of Defrauding Dell Computers

New Bedford Police have arrested local couple in connection with a computer fraud scheme.

Earlier this month, detectives were contacted by Dell Computers, alleging the company had been defrauded by New Bedford resident Paul Marino

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Credit: Mass State Police
Credit: Mass State Police

Sobriety Checkpoint In Plymouth County

The Massachusetts State Police say a “Sobriety Checkpoint” will be in effect this weekend in Plymouth County.

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One Killed, Two Injured In Raynham Crash

Raynham Police say one person was killed and two people injured following a crash on Route 44.

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City Plans Crackdown On Illegal Peddling

The New Bedford City Council passed two motions during Thursday night's meeting addressing the long-standing issue of illegal peddlers on city streets. 

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Jon Faria/TSM

New Drug Treatment Facility Denied In New Bedford

New Bedford residents living near the proposed drug treatment facility on Brigham street showed up in mass to Thursday's Zoning Board of Appeals hearing.

After over an hour of testimonies, the Board unanimously denied the facility a special permit to be in a residential district

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NOAA Awards Grant Money To SMAST for Fisheries Research

UMass Dartmouth's School of Marine Science and Technology is the recipient of four grants totaling more than $900,000 from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

The money comes from the Saltonstall-Kennedy grant program to fund research on the oceans and fishing stocks

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