Bristol County House of Correction Leads State in Inmate Suicides
DARTMOUTH - Bristol County Sheriff Thomas Hodgson is defending his staff after a recent report showed that suicides among inmates in his department were more than double that of houses of correction in other Massachusetts counties.
The report from WGBH says that since 2006, Bristol County has had 50%…
Fairhaven Town Meeting Features Oxford Project, Marijuana Delay
Fairhaven's upcoming Town Meeting warrant looks to be a long one, with 58 articles set to be voted on.
Many of the items featured will look to appropriate funding for a number of smaller projects like the Community Preservation Committee's request for $20,000 for a Board of Public Work's land protect…
New Bedford-Fairhaven Bridge Study Nearing Completion
The New Bedford-Fairhaven Bridge isn't going anywhere soon, but MassDOT officials are close to finishing their study on possible options to make it better for both vehicular and marine traffic.
Only about a dozen people turned out to the public informational meeting at the Waypoint Event Center …

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