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03/27/2017 at 01:00. Facebook
Sunrise at Ned's Point lighthouse in Mattapoisett Ma. Photo by Paul Denault.
New Bedford police stopped a vehicle in the area of Tinkham Street and North Front Street. Detectives located 77 grams of Fentanyl, 8.4 grams of cocaine, and $312.00 in cash as result of the stop. Arrested and charged was Junior Rios Rivera, 36 of Dorchester, MA.

Dorchester man arrested for trafficking 77 grams fentanyl on North Front Street

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03/26/2017 at 22:00. Facebook
A 20-year-old Brookline man was killed at 2:15 a.m. when his vehicle went airborne and struck the ceiling of the tunnel on Route 90 eastbound in Boston. The female passenger was transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Driver killed after his vehicle goes airborne and strikes tunnel ceiling in Boston

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03/26/2017 at 21:30. Facebook
UPDATE: The major two-car accident on Route 140 in New Bedford this morning that injured two people was caused by a wrong way driver. A Fall River woman is being charged with a OUI.

Fall River woman being charged with OUI wrong way crash on Route 140

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03/26/2017 at 21:01. Facebook
A domestic abuse survivor marries the EMT who helped save her life.

"In 2012, a vicious attack left Dohme lying in the road outside her home, covered in blood. She had been attacked, beaten, and stabbed 32 times by an ex-boyfriend.

In 2015, Dohme was asked to toss the ceremonial first pitch at a Tampa Bay Rays game. When the first responder brought the ball to Dohme, it had “Will you marry...
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Domestic abuse survivor marries EMT who helped save her life

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03/26/2017 at 20:06. Facebook
There was a two-vehicle accident around 2:30am on Route 140 near Kings Highway in New Bedford. Two people were injured and transported to Rhode Island Hospital. One person reports waiting over two hours before traffic allowed to pass. No further details at this time.

Video by Carlos Pimentel Felix.
New Bedford Guide
03/26/2017 at 19:00. Facebook
New Bedford police officers were called to Slainte Irish Pub located at 34 Union Street in regards to a male in possession of a handgun.

Officers located a male at the bar and was arrested without incident with a loaded .380 firearm (Jimenez Arms) in his possession. He was also found to be in possession of 5 small bags of cocaine.

Man arrested with loaded .380 firearm, cocaine in Slainte Irish Pub

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03/26/2017 at 18:00. Facebook
Dr. Jim O'Connell is Boston's only doctor left still making house calls to the homeless. On the street and in the shelters, O'Connell dispenses just about everything from stitches in the arm to surgery for the soul.

Boston doctor makes house calls for the homeless

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New Bedford Guide
03/26/2017 at 17:00. Facebook
New Bedford Police officers targeted street level drug activity in the north end of the city Saturday afternoon. As result 7 males were arrested and charged:

Seven men arrested in north end New Bedford drug sweep on Saturday

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New Bedford Guide
03/26/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
UPDATE: Remember the man who broke up the fight between two young men? The video has been viewed over 28 million times of Facebook and he was honored at the Atlantic City City Council meeting this week.

Choking back tears, he gave credit to his mother during Wednesday night's council meeting.

"People get 15 minutes of fame a lot, and I would like to use every second of the 15 minutes to...
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Good Samaritan caught on camera breaking up fight honored in AC

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New Bedford Guide
03/26/2017 at 15:13. Facebook
Yesterday's 1st Annual New Bedford Polar Plunge was hosted by the Massachusetts Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics in partnership with the New Bedford Police Union and New Bedford Special Olympics Local Program.

More photos: [ Facebook.com Link ]

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New Bedford Guide
03/26/2017 at 15:00. Facebook
Never give up on your dreams!

"A Marine veteran in New York is set to graduate the Suffolk County Police Academy — becoming one of the nation’s first double amputees to serve as a full-time, active officer.

Former Lance Corporal Matias Ferreira, who stepped on an IED while deployed to Afghanistan, will graduate after completing 29 weeks of training. He was also elected by his fellow...
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Double amputee Marine Vet graduating from police academy will be the nation's first - USMC Life

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New Bedford Guide
03/26/2017 at 14:00. Facebook
Are you an employer who would like to reach thousands of potential employees? You'll want a booth at the largest career event of the year, the “SouthCoast Job Fair.” The special event will provide your business with an opportunity to interact one on one with a large group of talented job seekers.

The “SouthCoast Job Fair” is on Thursday, April 20, 2017, from 10:00 a.m. -3:00 p.m., at Greater...
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Largest Career Event of the Year, the 2017 SouthCoast Job Fair, Is Now Accepting Vendor Applications

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03/26/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
Here are some photos from yesterday's 1st Annual New Bedford Polar Plunge hosted by the Massachusetts Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics in partnership with the City of New Bedford Police Department (Official) , New Bedford Police Union and New Bedford Special Olympics Local Program.

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03/26/2017 at 12:00. Facebook
Love stories like this!

"An 8-year-old with a rare skin condition has a new best friend, a dog with the same condition. Carter Blanchard and Rowdy are connected through their spots."

Boy meets dog with same skin condition

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New Bedford Guide
03/26/2017 at 11:00. Facebook
Parsons Reserve and Daffodil Field by Doryan Costa. Have images of people, places or things around greater New Bedford? Inbox us or send to info@newbedfordguide.com and we'll share!
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03/26/2017 at 01:00. Facebook
"I took this photo from the walkway by the carousel in Fall River. I'm really proud of it!" Photo by Melissa Sewell.
New Bedford Guide
03/25/2017 at 23:55. Facebook
WARNING: Many people are receiving hoax telephone calls that appear to be coming from the State Police South Boston Barracks, 617-740-7710.

When the call recipients answered, they were told to hold for an officer regarding a complaint or warrant that had been issued against them. The “officer” then told the call recipients they were to get money — in some cases several thousand dollars — and...
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MA State Police warn public of telephone hoax

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03/25/2017 at 22:07. Facebook
Did you know our first library was actually at 139 Union St. where "Berk's Militaria" is today? Or that a fellow named John “Jack” Loudon was the first person to build a residence within the planned Bedford Village limits?

Five Historical "Firsts" of New Bedford

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03/25/2017 at 21:00. Facebook
Our local Boys & Girls Club of Greater New Bedford has a program like this.

"A special program is pairing attentive dogs with kids who struggle to read – with promising results.

The Story Dogs Program invites Australian students with literacy difficulties as well as emotional and social challenges to read aloud to dogs, in a bid to boost self-confidence."

Dogs give helping paw to students struggling with reading

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