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Fall River woman frustrated in locating landlord: “Your first time being an addict can be your last time. You don’t have to relapse”
Fall River, MA – When Fall River Reporter shared the Facebook post of Casey Asteria, the open and honest letter caught me off guard. The Fall River resident spoke about her frustration in locating a landlord that would accept a tenant with RAFT assistance. The state program provides financial assistance up to $7000 for qualified applicants to help cover the costs of first month, last month and security deposits needed to get into a new rental. The program also covers some moving costs and furniture like mattresses.
Fall River Rollover Crash Sends Two to Hospital
FALL RIVER (WBSM) — A multi-vehicle crash in Fall River Wednesday morning left one car rolled over in the woods. The crash happened on Route 24 North, at exit one, at approximately 8 a.m. on December 6. Officials said two cars were involved. According to reports, one driver was...
Brockton man, 35, dies in hospital after Tuesday shooting
BROCKTON – A Brockton man who was shot Tuesday evening in the city has died, officials said. The Plymouth County District Attorney's Office said Thursday afternoon that Marvin Hill, 35, of Brockton, died at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston about 7:20 p.m. Wednesday. Brockton police responded to...
Road-rage turned deadly or self-defense? What happened in court in Brockton murder case
BROCKTON — Rosemary Scapicchio gripped Jennifer Landry's knife, raised it over her head and pointed it at the jury. The striking visual aimed to drive home the argument that her client, Jacqueline Avelino Mendes, slashed Landry's neck in self defense during a road-rage fueled street fight. "It's a half-second...
Discovering Taunton's Frozen Delights: Top 3 Ice Cream and Frozen Yogurt Spots
This article presents a spotlight on three Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt shops in Taunton. Have you had a chance to visit any of them? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below.
A Taste of Italy in Norton: The Three Italian Restaurants You Can't Miss
This article serves as your guide to three exceptional Italian restaurants in Norton. Have you had the opportunity to dine at any of these establishments? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below:
Friends remember Rhode Island man who died from injuries in motorcycle crash
Friends are remembering a Rhode Island motorcycle rider killed in a crash on Wednesday. According to multiple reports, Cranston Police responded to a crash just after 1:00 a.m. on Old Bald Hill Road. 40-year-old Robert Seeley of Warwick was riding south on Old Bald Hill Road on a a 2009...
Rhode Island Man Federally Charged With Making Bomb Threat on Plane Says He Was Just Trying To Unwind on Nervous Flight: Authorities
Evan Sims allegedly told investigators he used the word ‘calm,’ not ‘bomb’ and then asked, ‘How f—ed am I?’
New Bedford police seize stolen gun after disturbance
NEW BEDFORD — A disturbance call led New Bedford police to seize an illegal firearm in the city’s south end late last month. On Nov. 30, at approximately 8 p.m., officers responded to a report of a disturbance near the intersection of Rivet and Crapo streets. The suspect,...
A New Bedford Meal Prep Business Is Sadly Closing Its Doors for Good
There's a meal prep business in New Bedford that is the latest victim of COVID-19 and inflation. Since 2020, Healthy Bites Meal Prep on Bellville Avenue has been fighting to stay above water. Owners Crystal and Jeffrey Lister have been fighting inflation and strict regulations, and even though their loyal customers have helped along the way, it wasn't enough to keep up with the staggering price hikes of food.
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Dogs Up for Adoption in mansfield, MA
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of mansfield..
Portsmouth Police: Woman arrested on fentanyl trafficking charges
A 29-year-old woman formerly of Middletown was taken into custody yesterday on fentanyl trafficking charges, the Portsmouth Police Department announced in a press release. Officers pulled the woman over on Boyd’s Lane in Portsmouth after an investigation into drug trafficking in the area. The woman, Samantha Carfora, was charged with the delivery of a controlled substance after officers allegedly found 18 grams of fentanyl in her car.
Massachusetts Says You Must Recycle Your Old Clothes
I donate a lot of clothing to charity. My weight fluctuates up and down, and I respond by buying new clothes. After a while, I come to grips with the fact that I will never wear certain things again, but someone else can. They go to charity. Sometimes – rarely,...
Flames shoot out of boat on tractor-trailer in Portsmouth
PORTSMOUTH, R.I. (WLNE) — A large boat caught fire in Portsmouth early Thursday morning. Portsmouth police said a boat seated on a tractor-trailer parked off Stringham Road caught fire a about 2 a.m. Video submitted by an ABC 6 News viewer shows large flames shooting from the trailer as...
One injured in multi-car collision in Lakeville
A multi-car collision in Lakeville sent a person to the hospital Thursday morning. Police said the crash occurred shortly before 8:30 a.m., at the intersection of Bedford and Taunton Street. Officials were already working on a medical emergency nearby. Firefighters removed one victim from their vehicle. Crews transported them to...
Fall River dog left tied up overnight at city park gets new forever home
A dog that was left tied up overnight at a Fall River park has been adopted and Forever Paws couldn’t be happier. A lot of you know Ziva as the puppy that was left tied up overnight in Maplewood Park in November (video below). Not surprisingly, an owner never came forward for her, so Forever Paws started the processes of trying to find her a loving, safe home where she’ll never have to endure that kind of situation again.
Woman accused of stealing dump truck in Pawtucket
According to Pawtucket police, 36-year-old Tasha Hayes drove off with the "oversized industrial dump truck" from a site at the intersection of Mineral Spring Avenue and San Antonio Way.
New Bedford's Global Learning Charter School cancels school, citing teacher death
NEW BEDFORD — Global Learning Charter School canceled school Thursday and Friday due to the unexpected death of a staff member. "It is with extreme sadness that we share the news of the death of a beloved staff member Mrs. Emily Zeida," read a message sent to GLCPS families Thursday at 8:42 a.m. via the Remind app, from Principal Lena Pires. "Emily passed away unexpectedly yesterday as a result of health issues. Ms. Zeida was known...
High-end dress boutique on South Main St. for 25 years to be redeveloped into apartments
FALL RIVER — For over 35 years, Alexandra’s Boutique has been an anchor business on South Main Street, providing sophisticated bridal gowns and special occasion dresses, not to mention the glitz and glam of their decorated storefronts. Now the thriving business' former outlet shop space at 452 South Main St. will be converted into five units of market-rate housing after the Fall River Zoning Board of Appeals approved a variance for the building’s new use and a...
Epicurean Journey: Discover Taunton's 3 Unmissable Hot Dogs
In this article, we're exploring three popular hot dogs in Taunton. Have you had the chance to taste any of these yet? We would love to hear your thoughts, so feel free to drop your comments below!