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Greg Desrosiers/TSM

Ocean State Job Lot Donates Thousands of Books to City Elementary Schools

Pallets of scholastic books were unloaded outside Abraham Lincoln Elementary School in New Bedford's north end Wednesday morning and presented to dozens of eager fourth graders. 

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Greg Desrosiers/TSM
Greg Desrosiers/TSM

Moby Dick Marathon Celebrates 20 Years

Hundreds of people shipped off in search of a great white whale this weekend, but from the comfort of inside the New Bedford Whaling Museum.

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Photo by : Shannon Zussy
Photo by : Shannon Zussy

Kennedy’s Love for Reading [AUDIO]

This little girl is inspiring. She may not know what she wants to be when she grows up, but she's already well on her way to becoming a kind human being...

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Greg Desrosiers/TSM - Mayor Jon Mitchell reading during 15th annual Frederick Douglass read-a-thon at First Unitarian Church.
Greg Desrosiers/TSM - Mayor Jon Mitchell reading during 15th annual Frederick Douglass read-a-thon at First Unitarian Church.

Frederick Douglass Honored With 15th Annual Read-A-Thon

Folks gathered at the First Unitarian Church downtown were treated to a history lesson Sunday afternoon.

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UMD’s Robert Waxler Pens Another Classic [VIDEO]

OMG...Imagine a book defending the idea that literature can help us understand ourselves...LOL. The way we're using language today is certainly a departure from the deep meaning that language once connected us to.

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Getty Images

Study Show Reading Benefits the Brain

Reading a novel can benefit the brain.

Researchers at Atlanta's Emory University invited 21 students to participate in a study in which they all read the same novel over the course of three weeks...

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Most Important Part of a Great Story

Would you agree, the most important line in a great story is the first line? Like a hook, if the first line is a terrific one, you'll want to turn the rest of the pages...

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TSM

“Controversial” Summer Reading List Discussed

Parents, staff members, and students expressed their feelings over the most recent Hastings Middle School 8th grade summer reading list to the Fairhaven School Committee Wednesday night...

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