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Greg Desrosiers/TSM - Discussion about the relationship between children and social media at Gifts to Give in Acushnet.
Greg Desrosiers/TSM - Discussion about the relationship between children and social media at Gifts to Give in Acushnet.

Parents Engage In Conversations About Children And Social Media

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram. These are all just a click away for most children today.

How can parents make sure their children are safe in a world full of technology?

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Stephen Lam, Getty Images
Stephen Lam, Getty Images

Does Social Media Make Us Less Social?

As Taylor posted, Gifts to Give is offering a special free presentation Thursday night, April 2, dealing with children and social media.

The community conversation is scheduled for 6 pm at the Gifts to Give location in Acushnet

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Michael Maroney and Find Katrina Girl
Michael Maroney and Find Katrina Girl

Find Katrina Girl [VIDEO]

ABC News reported this story about an Air Force veteran trying to reconnect with a special girl he rescued during Hurricane Katrina. Ten years later, Michael Maroney is asking the internet to help track her down. The hashtag #FindKatrinaGirl has gone

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Facebook Suicide Prevention
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Facebook’s Suicide Prevention Feature

Mattapoisett teen, Conrad Roy, committed suicide by carbon monoxide poisoning last July. Roy had a history of mental illness, and was found in his car behind the Fairhaven K-Mart. That local story is now circulating nationwide due to the fact that strange texts were discovered between Roy and Plainville teen, Michelle Carter. On

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Dan Kitwood/Getty Images
Dan Kitwood/Getty Images

Facebook Goes Gender Neutral

24/7 News Source - Facebook is giving its users a new way to identify themselves.

You can now simply fill-in-the-blank when it comes to your gender.

The update is a part of Facebook's efforts to expand gender identity. Facebook initia

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Fackbook Acquires WhatsApp For $16 Billion
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Smartphones and Stupid Settings

Has anyone else noticed how a video will automatically start playing once you scroll passed it on your Facebook newsfeed? Yea, that little change may be the reason you wanted to toss your phone bill out the window last month

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Anthony Carbajal, Youtube
Anthony Carbajal, Youtube

This ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Video Strays From The Norm [VIDEO]

When the Ice Bucket Challenge first started popping up on my Facebook news feed, I was admittedly skeptical of what it could really do for such a terrible disease. But after seeing how much money it had raised for ALS research, I started to change my mind.

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David Duran/Townsquare Media
David Duran/Townsquare Media

Social Media, Residents Come Through For Family Following Tragedy

The owners of the Lebanese Kitchen are the recipients of a generous donation.

The Purchase Street restaurant was destroyed earlier this month in a fire that remains under investigation.

After seeing footage of the fire, Michael Silvia, administrator of NewBedfordGuide.com

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Taylor Cormier/WBSM
Taylor Cormier/WBSM

Mattapoisett Chowder House Closes

The Mattapoisett Chowder House has closed.
The restaurant posted a notice on their Facebook page on Saturday saying that they were closed for good.
While the post did thank the public for their support, no rea

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Broken heart
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Love And Marriage Go Together Like Facebook And Divorce

With the institution of marriage already under siege, researchers are suggesting that today's social media is an added attack to spouses and their romantic relationships with each other.

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