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Gaming Commission Chair Stephen Crosby / Photo by Yoon S. Byun/The Boston Globe via Getty Images
Gaming Commission Chair Stephen Crosby / Photo by Yoon S. Byun/The Boston Globe via Getty Images

What’s Next For Casino Gambling In Massachusetts

With the western region settled, state gambling regulators turn their full attention to the two remaining casino licenses in the eastern and southeastern regions.

This month, the two competing proposals for the eastern license will be aired at public hearings in their respective communities

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Together 4 Tolerance Event Launching

The human family is very diverse, with many, many different beliefs, lifestyles and cultures! Conflict is caused when people are intolerant of the ways of others. All the more reason to have an event that fosters understanding, fairness and acceptance, called Together 4 Tolerance at Fall River's North Park on Friday, June 20, between 4 - 8 pm.

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We’re In Good Hands On The Southcoast

I realized the other night just how lucky we are.

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Mass. Clean Energy Center

Andrade Says He’ll Seek Injunction Over Local Hiring

A community organization will be in court on Monday, seeking an injunction to recind the labor agreement that covers hiring at the Maritime Commerce Terminal Project in the South End.

Speaking on WBSM's Mid-Day Magazine, John "Buddy" Andrade of Old Bedford Village Development Corp

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Fall River Police Department
Fall River Police Department

Fall River Bank Robbery Suspect Arrested

Fall River Police have made an arrest in connection with a bank robbery last month.

Detective J.D. Costa says 30-year-old Aaron Richard of Doctor Street in Fall River was arrested at his home before 9am Friday morning for his alleged involvement in the May 28 robbery of a Bank Five branch on North Main Street

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John Tlumacki / Getty Images

Foxwoods Says Its Still Working With Fall River

Foxwoods is dismissing speculation that it has shifted focus from Fall River to New Bedford as the possible home for a new, resort-style casino.

Dale Wolbrink, a Foxwoods spokeswoman, said the Connecticut-based casino operator has not determined that possible sites in Fall River are ``unsuitable,'' despite local media reports

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A Medical First For Southcoast Health Systems

Southcoast Health Systems has announced a medical-first in our area.  Southcoast says Charlton Memorial Hospital in Fall River has become the first hospital in Massachusetts and Rhode Island to successfully implant a mini I-C-D or tiny defibrilator

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Jim Phillips / TSM

Straus: Some Southcoast Rail Contracts To Be Awarded In 2014

The Co-Chairman of the Legislature's Transportation Committee says he expects contracts will be awarded for work connected to the Southcoast Rail Project.

State Rep. William Straus of Mattapoisett says among those contracts will likely be one for a new bridge over Route 18 in New Bedford and others

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15 Year Old Found Relatives In Search For Her Mother

It's good news, but perhaps not the best news a young Fall River girl was looking for.

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Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images

Standard Times Reports Foxwoods In Serious Negotiations With New Bedford

The Standard Times is reporting the City of New Bedford is entrenched in serious negotiations with Foxwoods Casino Resort to build one of the state's three licensed casinos on a familiar site.

The paper says according to source

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