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The final Mass at St. Bernadette Church, the Flint neighborhood parish formed from a merger of two churches in 2012, was held Sunday morning at... [Read More]
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Bishop Edgar da Cunha, who approved a recommendation in May to close the struggling parish, will celebrate the closing Mass. [Read More]
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The United States welcomed its 48 newest citizens in a naturalization ceremony Friday aboard the U.S.S. Massachusetts."We will be a stronger nation today after you... [Read More]
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The naturalized citizens who took their oath of allegiance at Battleship Cove originated from 23 countries that included Portugal, Cape Verde, Egypt, Russia, the Philippines,... [Read More]
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As Herald News reader Patricia Otis noted in a recent email, rumors have been swirling about the fate of St. Anne's Church. Otis wanted to... [Read More]
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The $452,957 will be used to support 152 children from Puerto Rico who have since enrolled in the city's public schools. [Read More]
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In days since fatal Cape Cod crash, Judge Thomas McGuire has been criticized for action that released Rivera from jail... [Read More]
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FALL RIVER — Police arrested a Fall River man this week after an alleged drug deal near the corner of Brayton Avenue and Aberdeen Street.Members of... [Read More]
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On Wednesday and Thursday, Fall River Police arrested three individuals on drug-dealing charges in separate investigations. [Read More]
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Police officers who responded to the 911 call last Saturday reported finding Mendoza in the middle of the Sunset Hill housing development, carrying a .380-caliber... [Read More]
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A Fall River man has been indicted on cocaine trafficking charges. [Read More]
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That designation has been a top priority the last several years for the state's firefighter unions, given several studies that show firefighters are significantly more... [Read More]
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In October 2017, ICE placed the detainer on Silva, who was arrested last August by Fall River Police on allegations that he molested and tried... [Read More]
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The vitality of the cathedral parish's Spanish-speaking Catholic congregation provides a stark contrast from the empty pews and older congregations in many of the Diocese... [Read More]
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Firefighters responded to a working fire Tuesday morning at the corner of East Main and Peckham streets.The fire, which was reported just after 11 a.m.,... [Read More]
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"To forcibly separate children from their mothers and fathers in these cases is cruel. To use children as instruments of deterrence is not just," said... [Read More]
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Police arrested a New Bedford man on marijuana distribution charges this past weekend in Fall River. [Read More]
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The victim suffered brain hemorrhaging and was declared dead the next day. [Read More]
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For the last couple of years, Sydney Pacheco did not want to talk or think about how her grandmother died.Pacheco was 14 when she found... [Read More]
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With the United States not having qualified to compete in this year's World Cup, which is being hosted by Russia, local Portuguese soccer supporters this... [Read More]
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