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Who Is Behind Black Lives Matter?

 

In my heart of hearts, I know many who march with or contribute to Black Lives Matter, simply want white Americans to understand that the deaths of black people in the United States are no less tragic than anyone else’s. The...

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Credit: Google Maps

Proceed Cautiously With Innovation Zones

 

It's not a new story, an all A student leaves grade school for middle school and somehow hits a wall.  How do you fix the problem and make middle school more engaging for students and keep them interested in their education going forward? Tha...

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Zeb Arruda/City of New Bedford

Mitchell Taps Zeb Arruda to Head Up New Bedford DPI

New Bedford Mayor Jon Mitchell has announced his appointment to replace the City's outgoing DPI Commissioner.

Mitchell says he has chosen Deputy Commissioner Euzebio "Zeb" Arruda to step into the chief position of the Department of Public Infrastructure to replace Ron Labelle, who retired at the end of June...

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Shock and Anger Turn To Pride and Support For Our Police

 

Nate Turgeon's dad is a New Bedford Police Officer.  It's a tough time to be a cop but Nate is proud of his father and his chosen profession.

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Chris Cotter/Facebook

Cotter Defends Integrity Against Accusations from Supt. Pia Durkin

New Bedford School Committee member Chris Cotter made a bold statement at Monday night's meeting.

Cotter, a detective with the City's police department, says Superintendent Pia Durkin sent a letter to Mayor Jon Mitchell and Cotter's department head, accusing Cotter of using his position as a detective to gather information on a situation involving a student and a teacher at Keith Middle School...

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Bill Would Make Deliberate Attacks On Police A Hate Crime

A bill being filed on Beacon Hill could make make it a hate crime to target police officers.

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U.S. Conference of Mayors Holds Winter Meeting In Washington, D.C.
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Do Some Lives Matter More Than Others?

 

Many Americans are getting weary of the false narrative that somehow black males are being butchered for no reason by a bunch of yahoo cops.

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New Bedford Parks Director Hoping Pokemon Go Makes Positive Impact

Parks and beaches are seeing a lot more visitors thanks to the new Pokemon Go game. The downloadable smartphone game is a spin-off of the Pokemon games and TV show from the 1990s, and allows players to catch digital creatures by travelling to real world locations...

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Massachusetts Raises $285M from $1-Per-Pack Cigarette Tax

BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts taxpayers have shelled out an extra $542 million since state lawmakers voted three years ago to hike the tax on cigarettes and gasoline, with none of the cigarette revenue going directly to anti-smoking programs...

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Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf Speaks At The Cannabis Business Summit And Expo
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Edible Marijuana Emerges As Key Issue In Legalization Debate

If recreational marijuana becomes legal in Massachusetts, it won't be just for smoking.

Edible marijuana products _ a broad category that could include such treats as cookies and candy _ would also be permitted under the ballot question likely to go before voters in November...

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