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Dartmouth Official Discuss Buying Allendale Country Club
While most town boards haven't voted on the issue yet, many Dartmouth officials came out in support of buying the Allendale Country Club.
The Select Board, Board of Assessors, Conservation Commission, and Planning Board met at the Dartmouth Middle School Monday night to discuss buying the 150-acre pr…
Fairhaven Officials Trying To Save Kmart
Fairhaven officials are trying a last-ditch effort to keep the local Kmart from closing.
At last night's meeting, the Board of Selectmen read a letter sent to Kmart's parent company, Sears Holdings, hoping to convince the company to keep Kmart in Fairhaven...
Fairhaven Looks To Ban Selling Synthetic Drugs
Fairhaven officials are hoping to join other local communities like New Bedford and Wareham in banning the sale of synthetic drugs.
Also known as "fake weed", K-2, and spice, synthetic drugs are currently legal to sell in Fairhaven.
Fairhaven's Board of Health met with the Board of Selectmen…
‘Walk For Freedom’ Supports Human Trafficking Victims
On Saturday afternoon, hundreds of people dressed in black marched through downtown New Bedford with tape over their mouths to spread awareness for human trafficking.
The event, called the Walk For Freedom, was organized by global activist group A21 and New Life New Bedford...
Update: Three Dead In Westport Crash
Three people have been killed in a fiery crash on Interstate 195 eastbround in Westport this morning.  Here's a statement from the State Police:
Today at about 8:12 a.m., troopers from the State Police Barracks in Dartmouth responded to a multi-vehicle crash on Route 195 east between Exits …
MAJOR Car Fire Shuts Down 195 East in Dartmouth [Video]
A major car fire is being reported on Interstate 195 East in Dartmouth this morning.
State Police tell WBSM News the fire was reported before 8:30 Wednesday morning. The mishap has prompted officials to shut down all eastbound travel lanes between exits 10 and 11 as emergency crews bring the scene un…
Bylaw Says Dartmouth Can’t Limit Black Friday Opening Times
Retail stores in Dartmouth can, and will, open at 1 a.m. on Black Friday for the foreseeable future.
At last week's Dartmouth Select Board meeting, the board agreed to only allow stores to open at 6 a.m. at the earliest in 2017. However, the board announced at Monday's meeting they did…
Dartmouth To End 1AM Black Friday Shopping In 2017
While holiday shoppers will enjoy all the usual early morning Black Friday festivities this year, the Dartmouth Select Board are looking to end that tradition in 2017.
At Monday's meeting, the board reviewed Black Friday applications for the Dartmouth Mall, Walmart, and Kohl's in Dartmouth.…
Dartmouth Student Housing Proposal Withdrawn
Dartmouth residents who came out to speak against a proposed student housing by-law at Monday night's Planning Board meeting didn't have to say much.
The 13-citizen petition to allow a student housing community within 2 miles of UMass Dartmouth was formally withdrawn prior to the public hea…

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