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UMass Dartmouth Women's Basketball Sweet 16 Game Tonight
The UMass Dartmouth women’s basketball team has made it all the way to the sectional semi-finals for the first time EVER. The Corsair’s take on the SUNY New Paltz Hawkes this evening at the UMass Amherst LeFrak Gymnasium at 5 PM.
Not to jinx anything, but if the Corsai…
Big Winner
Who won the $10,000 cash prize?
Who finished first at the New Bedford Half-Marathon?
Lowell resident Reuben Sanca finished first in Sunday's 37th annual New Bedford Half-Marathon. Sanca crossed the finish line at 1:05:52. The 27-year-old runner said he was grateful to see supporters along the course.
The first-place female finisher was Providence resident Kim Smith, who finished…
Attempt to rescind 44% pay raise fails
The City Council voted down a motion Thursday night to rescind a 44 percent pay raise the body gave itself in 2012.
Councilors Brian Gomes, Deborah Coelho and James Oliveira blasted the motion's backers, new Councilors Naomi R.A. Carney and Dana Rebeiro, by saying the pair was acting under press…
Acushnet Avenue residents brainstorm solutions to crime, trash
Residents said at a community forum Tuesday night that crime, trash and dismal-looking storefronts all are holding back North End neighborhoods around Acushnet Avenue. David Price, director of the Comunidad Nuestra Development Corporation in Roxbury, said his community solved similar problems and th…
Boston School Bus Drivers on Strike
A Boston public schools spokesman says about 300 school bus drivers have gone on strike, leaving thousands of children without a way of getting to school.
Shutdown: Week 2
House Speaker John Boehner and Treasury Secretary Jack Lew traded blame on Sunday but provided no hint of compromise
Pelosi: Republicans Can’t Even Talk to Themselves
House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi says no progress has been made toward ending the government shutdown because "it's very hard to negotiate with the Republicans when they can't negotiate with themselves."