Using COVID to Stop Sledding Is a Slippery Slope [SOUTHCOAST VOICES]
Guest writer Jessica Machado doesn't see the rationale behind using COVID-19 precautions to keep Somerset residents from using a popular sledding hill at night.
New Bedford Prohibits Nursing Home, Senior Living Visitation
Mayor Mitchell and the Board of Health are prohibiting visits to nursing homes, long-term care and senior living facilities to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
New Bedford Pauses Bar Seating Over Thanksgiving Weekend
Bar seating will pause from Wednesday, Nov. 25 through Sunday, Nov. 29, as travel is expected to increase. The City is also recommending working from home.
Remain Vigilant Against Pancreatic Cancer [SOUTHCOAST VOICES]
Guest writer Brock Cordeiro provides the sobering statistics about pancreatic cancer in both Massachusetts and the U.S. as a whole.
It’s Only Beginning for Massachusetts Republicans [SOUTHCOAST VOICES]
Guest writer Jessica Machado says no matter the results of the presidential election, the Republican Party in Massachusetts has been reinvigorated.
Has State Rep. Paul Schmid Gone Unchecked? [SOUTHCOAST VOICES]
Guest writer Jessica Machado says State Rep. Paul Schmid needs to be transparent with the people if he wants to be re-elected.
Second Positive Case of COVID-19 Reported at Marion School in Two Days
Marion's Sippican School has had its second positive case of COVID-19 reported in the past two days.
Local Police Department Shares Warning Signs of Domestic Abuse
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month.
New Bedford Man Pleads Guilty to 2015 Murder of Vietnam Vet
A 23-year-old man pleaded guilty to multiple charges connected to the November 2015 killing of Vietnam veteran Donald DePina in New Bedford.
Stop Being Afraid to Be a Trump Supporter [SOUTHCOAST VOICES]
Guest writer Jessica Machado says the time has come for those who support the President of the United States to have their voices heard.