Monthly Archives: April 2017

Featured Pets From Forever Paws

Donna Motta April 28, 2017 Comments Off on Featured Pets From Forever Paws

Here are the latest pets up for adoption at Forever Paws, located at 300 Lynwood Street, Fall River. For more information about these, or other dogs and cats call the no kill shelter at

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Public Forum In Place To Discuss New Durfee High School Building

Donna Motta April 28, 2017 Comments Off on Public Forum In Place To Discuss New Durfee High School Building

An open meeting will be held next Wednesday, May 3rd to lay out the progress and plans for a new Durfee High School to the general public. The session will be held at the

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School Department Budget Still Under Review

Donna Motta April 28, 2017 Comments Off on School Department Budget Still Under Review

The Fall River School Committee is combing through the proposed budget for fiscal year Year 2017-2018. FRC Media News met up with School Superintendent Matt Malone this week who gave a run down of

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Students Rally Over State Budget Cuts For Higher Ed

Donna Motta April 27, 2017 Comments Off on Students Rally Over State Budget Cuts For Higher Ed

Concerned about the future, and cost of higher education, Bristol Community College students and faculty rallied against proposed state budget cuts and tuition increases this week at the Elsbree Street campus. Public Higher Education

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Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Donna Motta April 26, 2017 Comments Off on Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Fall River residents who have prescription drugs, or over the counter medication that need to be thrown away, can dispose of them safely this Saturday, April 29th. That day has been deemed Prescription Drug

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Fall River Sidewalk Construction Project

Donna Motta April 26, 2017 Comments Off on Fall River Sidewalk Construction Project

The weather is ripe for a $320 thousand dollar sidewalk repair project to get off the ground all over Fall River. Funded by the city’s Community Development Agency, the construction project began this month,

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Fall River Candidates Pull Nomination Papers

Donna Motta April 26, 2017 Comments Off on Fall River Candidates Pull Nomination Papers

Several Fall River residents and only one city council incumbent have pulled papers so far to run in the city’s upcoming election this fall. Nomination papers were available for the first time on Tuesday,

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Election Papers Available Today

Donna Motta April 25, 2017 Comments Off on Election Papers Available Today

Fall River residents wishing to run for the positions of mayor, city council, and school committee can fill out the proper paper work at the Board of Elections office at Government Center beginning today,

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Police Looking For Tips On Robbery Suspect

Donna Motta April 25, 2017 Comments Off on Police Looking For Tips On Robbery Suspect

Fall River police are searching for a man that tried to rob a city business. Police responsed to 1088 Beford Street last Friday following an attempted robbery report. The business owner told police the

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Fall River Tree Planting President Steps Down

Donna Motta April 24, 2017 Comments Off on Fall River Tree Planting President Steps Down

Saying it was time to turn over a new leaf, President of the Fall River Street Tree Planting Program Mary Ann Wordell, has stepped down from that position. Wordell served as the group’s volunteer

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